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Jennifer Aniston - no platinum blonde

19 March 2015 8:33 AM, PDT | National Ledger | See recent National Ledger news »

Jennifer Aniston would never dye her hair platinum blonde. The 'Cake' star - who became famous for her locks when she sported the 'Rachel' cut, which was named after her character in the NBC sitcom 'Friends', in the 90s - has avoided opting for a lighter hue as she doesn't want to be a slave to colour trends. When asked if she would ever try out a platinum look, Jennifer - who is currently sporting a dark blonde style - said: ''No. No I don't. I'm not a trend person really. I kind of wait for the trends to go. Platinum blonde - unless it was a wig - no.'' The 46-year-old actress has also refused to trim her hair into a short do, despite her stylist Chris McMillan's desire to give her a pixie cut. She said: ''Chris has that thing where he's like Edward Scissorhands. He »

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Matt's Inside Line: Scoop on Castle, Haven, Bones, Mad Men, Good Wife, Teen Wolf, Blue Bloods and More!

12 March 2015 5:14 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Is a Castle shake-up ahead? How will a Haven hero handle big Troubles? Is there hope for a Teen Wolf twosome? Which new face will support Bones‘ Booth? Read on for answers to those questions plus teases from other shows.

PhotosCastle First Look: Can Linda Park’s Hong Kong Cop Outgun Beckett?

I’d love to read anything new you have for Castle! Please?! –M.

This is a bit interesting: I asked showrunner David Amann – on behalf of a reader, maybe? I forget – if there might ever be an episode that pits the men against the women, sort of »

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'Miss Peregrine' Begins Shooting with Director Tim Burton

12 March 2015 8:18 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Production is underway on visionary filmmakerTim Burton's Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, based upon the best-selling novel of the same name by Ransom Riggs. The film, which 20th Century Fox releases in theaters everywhere March 4, 2016, starsEva Green,Asa Butterfield, Ella Purnell, Chris O'Dowd,Allison Janney, Terence Stamp, Kim Dickens,Rupert Everett, with Judi Dench and Samuel L. Jackson. Peter Chernin and Jenno Topping are producing under the Chernin Entertainment banner. The screenplay is by Jane Goldman.

The unforgettable, thrilling and haunting tale centers on 16-year-old Jacob (portrayed by Asa Butterfield), who follows clues that take him to a mysterious island, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores the abandoned bedrooms and hallways, he discovers that its former occupants were far more than peculiar; they possessed incredible powers. And they may still be alive.

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children will »

- MovieWeb

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Tim Burton to Direct Live-Action ‘Dumbo’ Movie for Disney

10 March 2015 12:11 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Tim Burton is moving from “Big Fish” and “Big Eyes” to big ears, as he has signed on to direct a live-action “Dumbo” movie for Disney, an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap. Burton has always been fond of telling stories about outsiders and characters who are considered different, such as “Edward Scissorhands” and “Ed Wood,” which makes him the perfect choice to direct the film. He has also had success with Disney fairy tales, directing the studio’s billion-dollar grosser “Alice in Wonderland.” Also Read: New ‘Cinderella’ Trailer Proves Love Conquers Snobs (Video) “Dumbo” is expected to be a combination. »

- Jeff Sneider

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Journeying Into the Costumes of Into the Woods

9 March 2015 12:46 AM, PDT | Clothes on Film | See recent Clothes on Film news »

Into the Woods opened on Broadway in 1987, with the music and lyrics written by Stephen Sondheim and the book by James Lapine. It is Sondheim’s most performed musical and one of his best known works. The story combines familiar characters from childhood fairy tales such as Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, and the ubiquitous Witch, and explores their journeys to get their wish, as well as the negative consequences of the small dishonesties committed by each character to get what they want. As the witch sings, “Told a little lie/Stole a little gold/Broke a little vow/Did you?/Had to get your prince/Had to get your cow/Had to get your wish/Doesn’t matter how.” As the story unfolds, the traditional dichotomies of good and evil, and our expectations of each character, are shaken.

Fairy tales exist in a world of fantasy, and have been »

- Lord Christopher Laverty

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‘The Breakfast Club’ 30 Years Later: Where is the Cast Now?

15 February 2015 7:00 AM, PST | VH1.com | See recent VH1.com news »

The 1985 John Hughes teen comedy classic The Breakfast Club celebrates its 30th anniversary on February 15. That’s right, it’s been thirty years since the brain, the athlete, the basket case, the princess, and the criminal walked into detention as strangers and left as something else. The beloved coming-of-age film — which was a critical and box office success upon its release — featured some of the biggest stars of the ’80s, who all graduated to various levels of success after The Breakfast Club.

As we celebrate the film being a staple of pop culture and cinema, we wanted to check in on the cast and see where they are now. So what are Anthony Michael Hall, Emilio Estevez, Ally Sheedy, Molly Ringwald, and Judd Nelson — who were all members of the iconic Brat Pack — up to since they spent that fateful Saturday afternoon together in Shermer High School? We check in on the cast, »

- Aly Semigran

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Johnny Depp: From Hot Prodigy to Rock 'n' Roll Pirate

8 February 2015 7:05 AM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

It seems like just yesterday Johnny Depp was charming small-screen audiences on 21 Jump Street, but since his big break in the '80s, Johnny has evolved from teen heartthrob to established leading man. Over the years, he's brought us memorable characters like Gilbert Grape, Edward Scissorhands, and Jack Sparrow and has taken on tons of different looks both on and off screen. In honor of his recent marriage to Amber Heard, we're charting Johnny Depp's evolution from fresh-faced hottie (the Kate Moss, Winona Ryder, Viper Room days) to the hat-wearing, guitar-playing king of Hollywood. See the full transformation when you keep reading. »

- Brittney-Stephens

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6 Quick Ways Johnny Depp Could Be Cool Again

26 January 2015 2:27 PM, PST | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Like any human, I saw the posters for "Mortdecai," rose from my seat, and sprinted into a wall. What was this damn thing? Johnny Depp and cronies Gwyneth Paltrow, Ewan McGregor, and Olivia Munn wore silly mustaches and expected to seem, I guess, irreverent and wacky. Instead they looked like they were starring in a movie adapted from a Pringles can, and the world frowned.  "Mortdecai" also underlined the fact that Johnny Depp's presence as a Hollywood titan has been transformed and warped in the past decade. He got a taste of that Jack Sparrow hokum dollar and never looked back. Or if he did look back, he did it with a woozy Keith Richards glance that makes everyone with brain cells roll their eyes.  Let's make Johnny Depp cool again. Here are six ways he could regain some of the "it" factor that kept him seeming bad-ass for »

- Louis Virtel

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Johnny Depp’s ‘Mortdecai’ Mustache Can’t Stop His Box-Office Skid

24 January 2015 8:34 AM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

The caper comedy will be the fifth-straight flop for the actor whose career has taken strange twist

Add the “Mortdecai” mustache to the lengthening list of costume gimmicks that have failed to connect for Johnny Depp at the box office lately.

The wacky whiskers he wore as a shady art dealer in “Mortdecai” — the subject of a a national pre-release promo campaign — couldn’t prevent Lionsgate Entertainment’s caper comedy from landing with a major thud and taking in a puny $1.4 million in its nationwide opening Friday.

That means that “Mortdecai” will finish the weekend with less than $5 million, or »

- Todd Cunningham

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Johnny Depp & Gwyneth Paltrow Admit to Being Members of The Mile High Club

22 January 2015 2:06 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

You never know what truths will come out in a game of "Never Have I Ever."

Ellen DeGeneres learned this when Mortdecai stars Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Paul Bettany stopped by her show airing Thursday, and gamely admitted to a few scandalous deeds.

The A-listers were asked to hold up a paddle either saying "I have" or "I have never," depending on the question, and all three -- and even Ellen, herself --  'fessed up to getting frisky on a plane.

Watch above for their hilarious reaction.

Video: Johnny Depp on How 'Mortdecai's' Unique Mustache Became an Unexpected Star

Other notable moments in the revealing game?

Gwyneth being the only one to admit to sexting, and Johnny sweetly saying he's never regretted getting a tattoo before. The Pirates of the Caribbean actor famously got a "Winona Forever" tattoo on his right arm while he was dating his Edward Scissorhands co-star Winona Ryder, which he later »

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Johnny Depp Admits That He's 'Weird'

22 January 2015 12:05 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Johnny Depp is renowned for his ability to embody strange characters with diverse and bizarre personalities, and his reputation for being a bit eccentric in his real life precedes him.

At the premiere of his new comedy Mortdecai, at the Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, Depp talked to Et correspondent Jason Dundas, and admitted that he's a little odd.

Video: Flashback: 24-Year-Old Johnny Depp Is Not a Fan of Hollywood

When asked about whether his daughter Lily-Rose worked with him to develop his Mortdecai character – the way she previously helped him in figuring out how he would play Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Depp said he didn’t get her assistance this time around.

"She was probably too embarrassed to help me with another character," Depp said, smiling. "She thinks her dad's weird."

"Oh, come on," Dundas offered. "Her dad's an artist."

Laughing, Depp replied, "Uh, her dad's weird, I think."

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Artist Spotlight: Jeff Delgado And His Beautiful Horror!!

20 January 2015 10:10 PM, PST | iconsoffright.com | See recent Icons of Fright news »

As the digital age continues, we as viewers and watchers, tend to come across various forms or artwork that catch us off guard. Sometimes it’s as simple as discovering the trailer to a film you weren’t familiar with, and other times, like this one, something a bit more profound happens. The world is full of artists and their hard work, long hours, and creativity can go unnoticed for the most part.  If we at Icons of Fright can help spread the work of a Very talented artist, and the phenomenal work that said artist is creating even just a little bit, then it makes us happy as hell to do so.

“Lopan” by Jeff Delgado

http://jdelgado.deviantart.com/

This week, we came across the work of digital artist Jeff Delgado, whose pieces of art not only capture the very essence and soul of the films he’s »

- Jerry Smith

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Awfully Good: Cry-Baby

20 January 2015 5:10 PM, PST | JoBlo.com | See recent JoBlo news »

While Johnny Depp prepares to give us another quirky character in Mortdecai, remember the good ol' days of... Cry-Baby (1990) Director: John Waters Stars: Johnny Depp, Amy Locane, Traci Lords The bad boy leader of a ne'er-do-well gang of misfits falls for a prim and proper upper class girl, creating tension and trouble in 1950s Baltimore. Much singing ensues. The same year he fell in love with Tim Burton and made Edward Scissorhands, Johnny Depp also worked with »

- Jason Adams

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22 Things We Learned From Tim Burton’s Sleepy Hollow Commentary

19 January 2015 8:00 AM, PST | FilmSchoolRejects.com | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

Johnny Depp’s latest film, Mortdecai, looks like an absolute train wreck, and since Lionsgate has decided not to screen it for press we’ll all find out together this weekend if that initial assessment is valid. Well, some of you will find out — I’ll be skipping it because it looks like an absolute train wreck. Tim Burton also has a new film in theaters, and while it’s not quite wowing audiences it appears to be a step in the right direction after the disappointments of Dark Shadows and Alice in Wonderland. Depp’s career is a mixed bag of fantastic, awful and average films, and examples of each can be found in his eight collaborations with Burton. Most people tend to point to Edward Scissorhands and Ed Wood as their best pairings, but I’m oddly partial to their 1999 gothic comedy, Sleepy Hollow. It’s one of Burton’s rare R-rated films and fully »

- Rob Hunter

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Quiz: All About Johnny Depp

19 January 2015 7:30 AM, PST | Cineplex | See recent Cineplex news »

Johnny Depp has had a remarkable career.  After debuting – and dying – in A Nightmare on Elm Street back in 1984, he was just one of the guys in the ensemble Platoon, the rockabilly heartthrob in Cry-Baby, and the star undercover cop in TV’s “21 Jump Street.”  With Edward Scissorhands came his career-changing role, blossoming him to the top of the A-list where he’s remained as a bonafide movie star ever since. 

This week he’s back on the big screen in Mortdecai (and surprise! Tim Burton is nowhere to be found).  As moustachioed art dealer Charles Mortdecai, Depp is searching for a stolen painting that’s been linked to a stolen bank account of Nazi gold. 

We’re about to get a whole lotta Depp on the big screen in the next two years as he’s lined up a number of projects including London Fields (with fiancée Amber Heard »

- Rachel West

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Tweeks: Are Team Edward (Scissorhands that is)

15 January 2015 2:30 PM, PST | Comicmix.com | See recent Comicmix news »

The Tim Burton movie, Edward Scissorhands came out in 1990, so it’s totally possible that unless your parents sat you down to watch a “classic” this might not even be on your radar. Though we love Tim Burton and Johnny Depp (and our mom makes us watch a lot of old movies for our “own cultural good”) we hadn’t gotten to this one yet.  But thanks to Idw we are now fully Team Edward!  In our review of Issues 1-3, we let you know who Edward Scissorhands is and why he’s totally awesome.

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- Maddy and Anya Ernst

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Angora Sweaters and Scissorhands: Ranking the Films of Tim Burton

13 January 2015 9:05 AM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Tim Burton is perhaps one of the most unique and exciting filmmakers working today. With a vision inspired by classic horror and a dry wit, his films are often fiercely entertaining and endlessly clever. Of course, that’s not to say that there aren’t dark spots on his filmography. Like every filmmaker he’s had his missteps but even when the movies don’t quite work Burton manages to create films that are visually stunning and artistic. With the recent release of Big Eyes and a possible sequel to Beetlejuice in the works, examining Burton’s work and influence is more important than ever.

17. Planet of the Apes (2001): Even when a Burton film has issues there are usually some redeeming factors (see Darks Shadows’ amazing style) but, oh man, one really has to look hard to find something good in this disaster of a movie. Sure, the makeup »

- Tressa

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”Little Ghost” is an adorable monster serial

5 January 2015 1:05 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Kate or Die “Little Ghost” (2014-present; updates whenever)

Written and drawn by Kate Leth

In November 2014, Kate Leth decided to switch over the format of her Kate or Die! from autobiographical to a young adult story starring various ghosts, monsters, and beasties. The story was later titled “Little Ghost” and currently has eleven chapters. The last update ends on a  cliffhanger, and Leth posted on her website that it will be continued in 2015 with updates coming between her various projects, like Bravest Warriors and Edward Scissorhands. For now, “Little Ghost” is an adorable teen monster mystery with a diverse cast of characters and lush coloring that you’ll wish had more installments.

The basic premise of “Little Ghost” is that a bunch of Universal horror-type monsters (who happen to be cute teenagers) are going to a big house party thrown by Lucy, a happy girl with a veiny, heart shaped head. »

- Logan Dalton

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Production designer Rick Heinrichs ('Big Eyes') on Tim Burton's 'singular vision' [Exclusive Video]'

3 January 2015 7:22 PM, PST | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

"I think that people are going to … see it as a departure for Tim's work," says production designer Rick Heinrichs about "Big Eyes," the new film from quirky auteur Tim Burton, known for his fantastical vision in such films as "Batman" (1989), "Edward Scissorhands" (1990), and "Sweeney Todd" (2007). (Watch our complete interview with Heinrichs below.) -Break- Christoph Waltz on Oscars and his 'volatile' role in 'Big Eyes' [Podcast] "Big Eyes" finds the director working in a much more realistic tone, telling the true story of painter Margaret Keane (Amy Adams), who for years allowed her work to be credited to her charlatan husband Walter (Christoph Waltz). On paper, this seems like a far cry from the director's past tales of eccentric loners, yet Heinrichs, who won an Oscar for Burton's "Sleepy Hollow" (1999), doesn’t quite see it that wa...' »

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