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Report: 'Lone Ranger' could lose $150M for Disney

Report: 'Lone Ranger' could lose $150M for Disney

LOS ANGELES, July 8 (UPI) -- The Johnny Depp western "The Lone Ranger" could end up costing Disney $150 million after a disappointing opening weekend, The Hollywood Reporter said.

'Despicable' not despicable at box office

LOS ANGELES, July 7 (UPI) -- The animated "Despicable Me 2," with the voice of Steve Carell, was No. 1 at the weekend box office with $82.518 million.

Johnny Depp attends 'Lone Ranger' screening in Oklahoma

LAWTON, Okla., June 23 (UPI) -- Johnny Depp and other Hollywood A-listers joined members of the Comanche Nation in Lawton, Okla., to view a screening of "The Lone Ranger."
Anna Kendrick up for Cinderella in 'Into the Woods'

Anna Kendrick up for Cinderella in 'Into the Woods'

LOS ANGELES, June 21 (UPI) -- Anna Kendrick is in talks to play "Cinderella" in Disney's upcoming movie musical "Into the Woods," Variety.com reported Friday.
Johnny Depp opens up about Vanessa Paradis breakup

Johnny Depp opens up about Vanessa Paradis breakup

LOS ANGELES, June 18 (UPI) -- Hollywood star Johnny Depp says he and his former longtime partner Vanessa Paradis are still committed to putting their children first in their lives.

Gene Wilder didn't care for Tim Burton's 'Wonka' remake

NEW YORK, June 15 (UPI) -- U.S. comedian Gene Wilder, who starred in 1971's "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," said he didn't like the 2005 remake and doesn't care for Tim Burton.

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Johnny Depp drops out of Whitey Bulger bio-picture

Johnny Depp drops out of Whitey Bulger bio-picture

LOS ANGELES, May 30 (UPI) -- Johnny Depp has quit "Black Mass," Barry Levinson's Whitey Bulger bio-picture, after he was asked to take a pay cut, The Hollywood Reporter said.
Johnny Depp appears on compilation CD featuring Kentucky artists

Johnny Depp appears on compilation CD featuring Kentucky artists

LOS ANGELES, May 28 (UPI) -- Film star Johnny Depp can be heard performing on "The Hookah Lounge Vol. 1," a new album featuring urban music by Kentucky artists, producers said.
Fossil of 'scissor-hand' creature named to honor actor Johnny Depp

Fossil of 'scissor-hand' creature named to honor actor Johnny Depp

LONDON, May 16 (UPI) -- A British scientist who discovered an ancient extinct creature with 'scissor hand-like' claws says he named it in honor of his favorite movie star, Johnny Depp.
Pine and Gyllenhaal in talks for 'Into the Woods' film

Pine and Gyllenhaal in talks for 'Into the Woods' film

LOS ANGELES, May 15 (UPI) -- Chris Pine and Jake Gyllenhaal are in talks for roles in a Hollywood film adaptation of the stage musical "Into the Woods," Deadline.com reported.

Lily James to star in Disney's 'Cinderella'

LOS ANGELES, April 30 (UPI) -- Walt Disney Studios has chosen British actress Lily James to star in a live-action version of the classic fairy tale "Cinderella," the production company said.
Depp, Streep may join Disney's 'Into the Woods'

Depp, Streep may join Disney's 'Into the Woods'

BURBANK, Calif., April 26 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Johnny Depp is talking with Walt Disney Studios for a Hollywood version of Stephen Sondheim's Broadway musical "Into the Woods," Variety reported.

Kidman, Waltz, Lee join Spielberg on Cannes jury

CANNES, France, April 24 (UPI) -- This year's Cannes International Film Festival jury features Academy Award winners Nicole Kidman, Christoph Waltz and Ang Lee, the organization said Wednesday.
Kids' Choice: Stewart, Depp, Bieber, Perry

Kids' Choice: Stewart, Depp, Bieber, Perry

LOS ANGELES, March 24 (UPI) -- Kristen Stewart, Johnny Depp, Justin Bieber, and Katy Perry all won top awards at the 26th annual Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles.
Depp recalls scary incident with horse during 'Ranger' shoot

Depp recalls scary incident with horse during 'Ranger' shoot

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Johnny Depp says one word -- hooves -- went through his mind as he was falling off a horse while shooting his new movie, "The Lone Ranger."

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Johnny Depp to play Boston gangster Whitey Bulger

Johnny Depp to play Boston gangster Whitey Bulger

BOSTON, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Actor Johnny Depp has signed on to play notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger, said the authors of the book on which the film will be based.

Poll: Denzel Washington voted America's Favorite Movie Star

NEW YORK, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- "Flight" Oscar nominee Denzel Washington was voted America's Favorite Movie Star in a Harris poll, results indicated.
Denzel Washington named Top Money-Making Star

Denzel Washington named Top Money-Making Star

GROTON, Mass., Dec. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Denzel Washington has been voted the Top Money-Making Star of 2012 in Quigley Publishing Company's 81st annual Poll of Motion Picture Exhibitors.
Johnny Depp performs with Alice Cooper in LA

Johnny Depp performs with Alice Cooper in LA

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor and occasional guitarist Johnny Depp performed with rock icon Alice Cooper at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, People.com reported.

Stones kick off 50th anniversary tour

LONDON, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- The Rolling Stones showed their fans they still have something left in the tank when they kicked off their 50th anniversary tour in London Sunday night.
Johnny Depp performs at Petty Fest charity show

Johnny Depp performs at Petty Fest charity show

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Actor Johnny Depp played guitar at a Los Angeles charity event for the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund, The Hollywood Reporter said.
'Avengers,' 'Hunger,' 'Dark Knight' earn People's Choice nods

'Avengers,' 'Hunger,' 'Dark Knight' earn People's Choice nods

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- "The Amazing Spider-Man," "The Avengers" and "The Dark Knight Rises" were nominated for the Favorite Movie People's Choice Award in Los Angeles Thursday.

'Wizard of Oz' dress sells for $480,000

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 11 (UPI) -- The dress Judy Garland wore in the film "The Wizard of Oz" fetched $480,000 at a Hollywood memorabilia auction in California, officials said.
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