IMDb > Mike Tyson > News
Quicklinks
Top Links
biography by votes awardsNewsDeskmessage board
Filmographies
overviewby type by year by ratings by votes awards by genre by keyword
Biographical
biography other works publicity photo galleryNewsDeskmessage board
External Links
official sites miscellaneous photographs sound clips video clips

News for
Mike Tyson (I) More at IMDbPro »

Connect with IMDb



2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000

1-20 of 179 items from 2015   « Prev | Next »


Chris Brown -- Completed Head Tattoo ... It's In the Stars! (Photo)

27 August 2015 8:10 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Chris Brown's decided one ridiculously large tattoo on his cabeza isn't enough -- unveiling the sequel to his Greek/Roman goddess ink, but this time his inspiration seems more obvious.  Cb got a big ole bull inked right next to the Venus de Milo(ish?) chick he got the other day, and captioned his Instagram ... "I do what the f**k I want!" We don't know if Chris is big on astrology, but he Is »

- TMZ Staff

Permalink | Report a problem


'Sugar' Shane Mosley -- Shamed by Wbc for Pre-Fight 'Ass-Slap'

26 August 2015 4:15 PM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

"Sugar" Shane Mosley and Ricardo Mayorga just got put over the Wbc's knee and given a metaphorical spanking for that ass-slap during their pre-fight news conference. The World Boxing Council called out both fighters for what it calls an "embarrassing fight simulation." While most fans took Mayorga tapping the butt of Mosley's Gf for what it was -- great publicity -- the Wbc feels it could have been dangerous. In short, it says just because »

- TMZ Staff

Permalink | Report a problem


Nerd Alert: Mad Max GoKart Paintball War and Kingsman Honest Trailer

19 August 2015 10:04 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Welcome to today's edition of Nerd Alert, where we have all the quirky, nerdy news that you crave in one convenient spot. What do we have in store for you on this wondrous Wednesday? Kingsman: The Secret Service gets an honest trailer, fans spot a baseball inaccuracy in Straight Outta Compton and Jurassic World gets the Lego treatment. We also explore the evolution of Star Wars prequel costumes. But first, it's the Mad Max GoKart Paintball War! Sit back, relax and check out all that today's Nerd Alert has to offer.

Mad Max: Fury Road GoKart Paintball War!

To promote their upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road video game, WB Games has teamed up with YouTube star Devin Super Tramp to create a wonderful new short film that reimagines George Miller's modern classic with go-karts and paintball guns. We also have a behind-the-scenes video that shows how they made all of these go-karts. »

- MovieWeb

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Scooby Doo’ Animated Movie in the Works at Warner Bros. for 2018 Release

17 August 2015 11:00 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Warner Bros. is gassing up the Mystery Machine, as the studio announced it will release an animated Scooby Doo movie on Sept. 21, 2018. Based on the beloved Hanna-Barbera franchise, the new Scooby-Doo feature will be a Warner Bros. Pictures presentation under the Warner Animation Group banner. The film reunites Oscar-nominated producers Charles Roven and Richard Suckle (“American Hustle”), who previously produced WB’s successful live-action features “Scooby-Doo” and “Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed.” Joining them is BAFTA-winning producer Allison Abbate, who produced the Oscar-nominated features “Fantastic Mr. Fox,” “Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride” and “Frankenweenie.” Also Read: Mike Tyson Channels Scooby-Doo in Adult Swim's. »

- Jeff Sneider

Permalink | Report a problem


8 Celebrities You Forgot Started Off as Athletes

13 August 2015 10:05 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Who knew? We sometimes forget that some of Hollywood's biggest names didn't get their start from failed auditions and school plays. They got it from a past career as professional athletes! See the top 8 celebs that got their start in sports:   8. David Beckham  People forget that David's claim to fame isn't his gorgeous wife, his perfect family, his sexy underwear photo shoots or his constant, athletic paparazzi shots. He's a former professional soccer player for the Los Angeles Galaxy!  7. Mike Tyson  Before appearing in Hollywood Blockbusters like the Hangover, Mike was a professional boxer and a former, heavyweight champion of the »

Permalink | Report a problem


We're being promised some big names for Lip Sync Battle UK

6 August 2015 9:28 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

We'll be getting big names on the UK version of Lip Sync Battle, Channel 5's boss has promised.

The show - which sees celebrities miming to popular songs - has been a huge hit in the Us and Channel 5 ordered a UK take on the series earlier this week.

Channel 5's director of programmes Ben Frow has now told Broadcast that he will try to match the star power of the American original, which has seen famous faces such as Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Anne Hathaway, Mike Tyson, Stephen Merchant, Terry Crews, Queen Latifah and Justin Bieber take to the mic.

"We have to get up there in terms of talent otherwise it's not worth doing it," Frow said. "It is helped by the vibe about it and we touched base with Stephen Merchant and a lot of people are on board emotionally.

"This could be the show that tips »

Permalink | Report a problem


50 Cent -- Desperately Seeking Renter ... for My Mansion!!

6 August 2015 8:05 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

50 Cent is looking to make a quick buck off one of his greatest assets ... his massive Connecticut estate is now available for rent. Since he filed for bankruptcy, 50's been trying to dig out from under his debts, and during a meeting of his creditors on Wednesday ... his lawyers revealed the rapper is now trying to sublet the mansion which features 21 bedrooms, 9 kitchens, and even a freakin' Casino! No word on how much 50's asking, »

- TMZ Staff

Permalink | Report a problem


Apollo Crews Is The Name Of WWE Nxt Newcomer Uhaa Nation

5 August 2015 9:07 PM, PDT | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

WWE

Apollo Crews will be the WWE name of standout independent wrestler Uhaa Nation. The name was announced during this week’s WWE Nxt broadcast. It was also announced that he’ll make his WWE TV debut at the Nxt Takeover Brooklyn event on August 22.

The inspiration for the name appears to be from the fictional boxer Apollo Creed from the Rocky movies and Crews is the same last name as actor Terry Crews, who has the look of a professional wrestler.

Twitter

He isn’t the first wrestler to do something like that since Christian (Cage) got his name from actors Christian Slater and Nicolas C age. Tyson Kidd got his name from boxer Mike Tyson and basketball player Jason Kidd, so getting names off famous people is more common than you might think.

The reason WWE makes their performers change their names is because they want to trademark everything. »

- John Canton

Permalink | Report a problem


From Ben Affleck to Gwyneth Paltrow, Here Are the Top 9 Celeb Movie Cameos Ever—Watch Now!

29 July 2015 4:20 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

There's nothing like a totally awesome (and really unexpected) celebrity movie cameo! It's always fun to be surprised when you see a famous face on the big screen you weren't expecting. Take the Austin Powers movie Goldmember: who knew the flick would start off with Tom Cruise playing Powers and Gwyneth Paltrow portraying the hilarious fictional character Dixie Normous. Then there's David Bowie's cameo in 2001's Zoolander. The music legend popped up to judge a super funny male model walk off between Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson. And let's not forget Mike Tyson in The Hangover! So who takes the top spot as our favorite celeb cameo ever? Watch our Top 9 video now to look »

Permalink | Report a problem


Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone Team for TV Land Comedy 'Friends With Melissa'

27 July 2015 11:00 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

TV Land is set to explore the rise of Melissa McCarthy. The Viacom-owned cable network is teaming with the Oscar nominee and Emmy-winning comedian and her actor husband Ben Falcone for single-camera comedy script Friends With Melissa. The comedy is inspired by the real lives of writers Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras (Adult Swim's Mike Tyson's Mysteries) who watched as their friends from Los Angeles-based improv and sketch comedy troupe The Groundlings went on to star in blockbuster comedies and win Oscars while they tiled away writing for children's television. McCarthy will appear in

read more

»

- Lesley Goldberg

Permalink | Report a problem


'Kung Fu Killer' Blu-ray Preview Starring Donnie Yen | Exclusive

21 July 2015 12:22 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Hong Kong martial arts legend Donnie Yen takes fans inside the story of his new action-thriller Kung Fu Killer in our exclusive preview for the Blu-ray and DVD release. This video features behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with stars Donnie Yen, who also serves as the action director, along with Michelle Bai, Baoqiang Wang and Charlie Yeung, who all discuss their own beliefs pertaining to martial arts. We also hear from director Teddy Chan, as the stars discuss his style on the set.

When a vicious serial killer targets top martial arts masters, convicted criminal and kung fu master Hahou (Donnie Yen) is the only one with the skills to stop him. Released from jail and into police custody, they soon have their doubts about Hahou's true allegiance, causing Hahou to be hunted by an unstoppable killer (Baoqiang Wang) and the entire police force. Hahou finds himself on his own, leading »

- MovieWeb

Permalink | Report a problem


Nerd Alert: Batman Vs Dayman, Super Mario Honest Trailer and More

21 July 2015 12:11 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Welcome to today's edition of Nerd Alert, where we have all the quirky, nerdy news that you crave in one convenient spot. What do we have in store for you on this terrific Tuesday? Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice's new trailer gets mashed up with It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Iron Man takes to the streets of Los Santos in Grand Theft Auto V and Real Fake History examines Little Mac's legend in Mike Tyson's Punch Out. Not enough for you? Then check out Game of Thrones' 8-bit death scenes and the most beautiful movies in cinematic history. Oh, and we have the Super Mario Bros. honest trailer you've been waiting for since 1993! So, sit back, relax and check out all that today's Nerd Alert has to offer.

Batman v Superman and It's Always Sunny Mashup

Just a few weeks ago at Comic-Con, Warner Bros. unveiled the »

- MovieWeb

Permalink | Report a problem


Makeup Artist -- I Can Make Myself Look Like Any Celeb (Video)

18 July 2015 8:54 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

This is crazy ... a makeup artist applies makeup to herself and looks dead on like a slew of celebs. Her name's Magali and she's from Paris.   Check out the video ... how she can look exactly like Kanye, Drake, Eddie Murphy, Terrance Howard, Morgan Freeman, Chris Brown, Tupac and Mike Tyson.  And she does it to herself.   Read more »

- TMZ Staff

Permalink | Report a problem


8 Inherently Annoying Movies That Everyone You Know Seems To Love

17 July 2015 12:23 AM, PDT | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

Paramount Pictures

There are a special collection of films that the masses tend to endlessly gravitate around; films that the collective human race are somehow pre-programmed to re-watch over and over again on a regular basis, for no reason other than: “This… again!”

You know the films. Romantic comedies slapped with slightly suggestive two-word titles like Dirty Dancing and Pretty Woman. Lengthy, hopeful dramas with life-affirming messages such as The Shawshank Redemption. Mainstream flicks with just a hint of edginess, like Fight Club. And, of course… anything that Christopher Nolan turns out.

Not that there’s anything nothing wrong with these particular movies; they’re popular for a reason, and people go back to them time and time again because they offer up a sense of tried and tested goodness – they’re comforting, like your favourite hot meal.

But whereas a lot of very popular motion pictures deserve their good reputations, »

- Sam Hill

Permalink | Report a problem


Film Review: ‘Coconut Hero’

16 July 2015 3:13 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Since when did it become cute to be suicidal? The latest in a long line of “Harold and Maude”-lin coming-of-agers to feature a misfit adorably determined to call it quits, “Coconut Hero” looks and sounds just like a dozen other emo teen-targeted dramedies, right down to its self-pitying protagonist (newcomer Alex Ozerov), a more-desirable-than-he-realizes “Perks of Being a Wallflower”-esque outcast who’s spared the inconvenience of offing himself when doctors discover a walnut-sized tumor in his brain. The fewer movies (of any sort) you’ve seen, the more likely you are to fall for such shtick, making this weepie ideal for young sensitive types. But even jaded auds have to admit the whole project starts to look impressive the instant one recognizes this ersatz Sundance-style indie was shot in Canada and written and directed by a pair of Germans.

So how did Tel Aviv-born Florian Cossen come to make an English-language, »

- Peter Debruge

Permalink | Report a problem


Nerd Alert: True Detective 70s Reboot, Darth Vader Attacks and More

14 July 2015 12:54 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Welcome to today's edition of Nerd Alert, where we have all the quirky, nerdy news that you crave in one convenient spot. What do we have in store for you on this terrific Tuesday? A Star Wars Darth Vader cosplayer is seen "choking" people at Comic-Con, Season 2 of True Detective is recut as a 1970s cop show and Andy Richter delivers a fantasy weather report. Plus, a tournament-style breakdown of the best summer movie ever. So, sit back, relax and check out all that today's Nerd Alert has to offer.

True Detective Season 2 70s Reboot

Last week, we showed you a remix of Ant-Man as a 1950s horror movie, and today Vulture is back with a new remix, which mashes up Season 2 of HBO's True Detective with the hit 1970s cop show Starsky and Hutch. Given the rather chilly response to this new season, many may think this remix is »

- MovieWeb

Permalink | Report a problem


Food Network Star Recap: Designated Bitter

12 July 2015 8:04 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Quick! You’re a Food Network Star judge watching a contestant squander a live, four-minute cooking demo by rotely listing ingredients, offering no personal anecdotes and failing to even touch upon the improv-storytelling requirements asked of him by special guest David Alan Grier. You’ve got a ridiculously easy target for elimination, right?

RelatedMarvel’s Agent Carter @ Comic-Con: Black Dahlia Mystery — and New Love Interests — on Season 2 Docket

Actually, hold up a moment. A second hopeful — despite his boss-level cooking skills and general adorableness during confessionals — sweats like he’s midway through a triathlon, freezes up after only 60 seconds, then »

Permalink | Report a problem


Video: Denis Leary Bangs the Drum for Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, Picks Ausiello as the Next Jimmy Fallon

12 July 2015 6:56 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

When Denis Leary stopped by TVLine’s Comic-Con Suite at the Hard Rock Hotel, he thought he was just going to plug his upcoming FX series, Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, and that would be that. Instead, he found himself getting sucked in by the “judgmental and disappointment vibes” that he got from our founder and Eic, Michael Ausiello.

VideosComic-Con: Mike Tyson Reveals Role in ‘Iconic’ Madonna Video: ‘I Look Like a Savage’

In fact, the Rescue Me alum fell so hard for the boss’ shtick that before the Q&A was over, he was insisting that Ausiello should — no, needed »

Permalink | Report a problem


Mike Tyson Teases Mysteries Season 2, Reveals Role in 'Iconic' Madonna Video: 'I Look Like a Savage'

12 July 2015 6:28 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

If you told me last week that my Q&A with Mike Tyson would rank among my favorite moments from Comic-Con 2015 I would’ve laughed in your face. But one of my favorite moments it was.

VideosComic-Con Video: Castle‘s Nathan Fillion Talks Season 8 Rick & Kate, ‘Things Have to Change

Not only did the artist formerly known as Iron Mike dole out fresh intel about Season 2 of his eponymous Adult Swim ‘toon Mike Tyson Mysteries (premiering this fall), but he dropped a massive — and potentially controversial — scoop about the video he recently shot (presumably) for Madonna’s upcoming Rebel Heart Tour. »

Permalink | Report a problem


Mike Tyson -- I'm Not Afraid Of Twitter ... People Always Told My Secrets

10 July 2015 9:07 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Mike Tyson says he wouldn't have had to worry about being put on blast on Twitter back in his heyday -- because when it came to girls, "They told anyway, so it was just like Twitter." Tyson was at Lax with his wife Lakiha when we asked if social media makes it harder for celebrities and pro athletes to keep their private lives private ... and Mike told us, for him it wouldn't have mattered.  Check »

- TMZ Staff

Permalink | Report a problem


2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000

1-20 of 179 items from 2015   « Prev | Next »


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners