04:41 AM EDT 07/07/2014
Originally posted 04/08/2004 1:29PM
With Pierce Brosnan set to make his fifth and final appearance as 007 in the next James Bond movie, filmmaker Quentin Tarantino thinks the old boy ought to go out with a bang -- with the "Pulp Fiction" director himself helming the Bond flick.
Originally posted 03/05/2004 10:15AM
March 8, 2004SNOOP DOGG GETS HUGGY-ABLEDo rappers make better actors than rock stars? Snoop Dogg sure thinks so. "We take more art, more time on our craft," he says. "Once a rapper gets respect as an actor, it's his job to step all the way up and want to be the best because the rap world is so competitive." Snoop, whose real name is Calvin Broadus, has a supporting role as Huggy Bear in the big screen adaptation of Starsky & Hutch. The gig, he says, is one reason why fans are no longer intimidated by him. "People are starting to see me smile more, and see more and more appearances (that aren't) just rap. When I was Snoop Dogg the rapper, everybody was frightened because they didn't know what to expect. Now I have so many characters I've played and so much range in me, I'm approachable."
Originally posted 09/05/2003 12:40PM
JUSTIN SHAKES: Ronald McDonald, move over. Justin Timberlake is McDonald's' man now. The pop singer has signed a deal with the fast-food chain to star in a global advertising campaign aimed at re-connecting the flagging business with its core group of younger customers. Reuters reported that Timberlake, 22, will sing in a series of new ad spots with the tagline "I'm lovin' it," which will debut in the U.S. Sept. 29. No financial details were announced.
Originally posted 07/15/2003 01:00AM
PEOPLE named Pierce Brosnan the Sexiest Man Alive in 2001 -- and now, Queen Elizabeth is about to give him another honor.
Originally posted 12/19/2002 01:00PM
Whereas Sean Connery had a devil of a time back in the '60s avoiding being typecast as James Bond, his successor Pierce Brosnan seems to be having no such headache.
Originally posted 12/17/2002 11:00AM
There's no talent hunt in the near future for James Bond, according to "Die Another Day" producer Barbara Broccoli.
Originally posted 09/19/2002 01:00PM
Yes, James Bond prefers his martinis shaken, not stirred. He also prefers them made of vodka, rather than the classic gin.
Originally posted 02/19/2002 11:00AM
Production of the latest James Bond adventure is shut down for two weeks due to the star getting hurt, though no specifics are available.
Originally posted 01/15/2002 11:45AM
PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive is doing his 004th movie as 007. The film, which began shooting outside London on Monday, will take him to Hong Kong and Havana.
Originally posted 11/28/2001 01:00PM
An impending British actors' strike against movie producers won't prevent PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive from moving ahead with a new 007 adventure.
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