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  1. Djimon Hounsou Is King Arthur's Merlin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Dark Horizons News

    ... described as a "Merlin-esque figure"who trains and mentors Arthur in the film. Hounsou takes over from Ritchie's "RocknRolla" collaborator Idris Elba who was also reportedly up for the role but couldn't do it due to scheduling issues. Joby Harold ...

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  2. Idris is out, and Djimon is in with Guy Ritchie's Knights of the RoundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... Camelot-centric movies WB wants to make. It's a slight bummer Elba won't be donning medieval armor for his former ROCKNROLLA director, but Hounsou's got the voice and the steely gaze to make for a good surrogate Merlin. They were never going to top ...

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  3. Gerard Butler Birthday special: Top 5 box office successes of the actorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | India.com

    ... with four out of five stars and said "[Guy Ritchie is] hardly re-inventing the wheel with this movie, but RocknRolla is nonetheless a comedy thriller that is every bit as accomplished as his early work, and without doubt a witty, adrenalin-fuelled ...

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  4. 'Fantastic Four' villain looks pretty DoomedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | USA Today

    ... And you thought The Force Awakens was a bad decision . In an interview with Collider.com , actor Toby Kebbell ( Rocknrolla , Dawn of the Planet of the Apes ) said the origin story of his version of the baddie is going to be oh-so-different. "He's ...

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  5. Gerard Butler, the new face of Boss Bottled, reveals his sensitive sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... leading a 300-strong army to battle against the Persians. He was also a small-time crook in British crime film RocknRolla in which he displayed ace comedic capabilities and the romantic lead in the dramedy P.S. I Love You. From the many different ...

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  6. Robert Downey Jr.'s Life and Career in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... very large, powerful, creative entity." Susan suggested Robert for the title role while producing Guy Ritchie 's RocknRolla . "This was before Iron Man took off," says Ritchie. In addition to the 2009 original, Downey also starred in the 2011 ...

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  7. Toby Kebbell linked to Ben Hur remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... will be starring in his first superhero movie.The 31 year-old, who first gained widespread attention in 2008's 'RocknRolla,' is in talks... The casting of Dr Doom in the new Fantastic Four movie has reached its final stages, with four actors in with ...

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  8. Locking eyes with boundary-busting Tom HardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... , the mixed-martial-arts fighter in Warrior , the Olivier Award nominee on the British stage, the gangster in RocknRolla and the con man in Inception . What they share is that Hardy hum, the high-tension-wire buzz he emanates even when sitting ...

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  9. Movie review: You never know what will happen next in 'The Drop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    ... movie career (Bane in 'The Dark Knight Rises' is his best-known role, but check out what he does in 'RocknRolla,' 'Bronson' and 'Locke'), this stands out as a major accomplishment in painting different shades of a character, as well as shedding his ...

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  10. Finding Dory Will Feature An Awesome The Wire ReunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... to say that Elba has been cast in more prominent roles than his fellow Brit. Luther , Thor , 28 Weeks Later , Rocknrolla and Pacific Rim have each benefited from his talents. But that's not to say that West hasn't had his share of impressive roles ...

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  11. 'The Drop' delivers hefty crime drama thrillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... in which he is playing has the surrounding elements to complete the whole, and make for a grand enterprise. From RocknRolla to Bronson , Wuthering Heights to Inception , Warrior to This Means War , The Dark Knight Rises to Locke , Hardy delivers ...

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  12. On this Day in Movie History, September 10, 1968: Guy Ritchie was bornRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Examiner.com

    English filmmaker Guy Ritchie was born on this day, September 10, 1968. Known for directing Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels , Snatch , Swept Away , Revolver , RocknRolla , Sherlock Holmes and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows , since his first film has introduced actors Jason Statham , Nick Moran and Dexter Fletcher to worldwide audiences, as well as introducing former footballer Vinnie Jones to a new career as a film star.

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  13. Doctor Doom Will Look Like This In The New Fantastic FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... potential. In the latest iteration of the Fantastic Four mythology, Doom will be played by Toby Kebbell (of RocknRolla and War Horse ), and will look like this according to Geek Pride . Here's a shot of Doctor Doom and a pre-CGI Thing. And here's ...

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  14. Charlie Hunnam crowned King Arthur for Guy Ritchie movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... is reportedly in talks to play Arthur's mentor. Elba previously worked with Ritchie on the London crime thriller "RocknRolla." Hunnam is best known for his role on the gritty biker series "Sons of Anarchy," which begins its seventh and final season ...

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  15. NymphRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | HorrorTalk News

    ... ) and veteran Serbian actor Dragan Micanovic (the English-speaking crowds might recognize him from Guy Ritchie's RocknRolla and Matthew Vaughn's Layer Cake ), who together round off the more dominant trio of the lead ensemble. The two main ...

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  16. Thandie Newton Joins HBO and Bad Robot's WestworldRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | ComingSoon.net

    ... , in 1976 and was spun off into a short-lived series, 'Beyond Westworld,' in 1980. Newton, who also appeared in RocknRolla and Oliver Stone's W. , joins the cast as Maeve Millay, a "beautiful and razor-sharp woman with a genius for reading people ...

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  17. Foo Fighters Announce 'Sonic Highways' Album Title, Reveal Tracklist & CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Switched

    ... for Novoselic in his later years. The excellent UK actor played drug-addled rocker Johnny Quid in Guy Ritchie's "RocknRolla," and Joy Division's manager in "Control." They even have a similarly thin countenance. The new "Star Wars" villain has also ...

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  18. Gemma Arterton and Idris Elba shoot new film A Hundred Streets in London parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... time the duo have worked together on the big screen - they both appeared in Guy Ritchie's 2008 gangster film RocknRolla. Dad duties: Idris didn't have to dig too deep for inspiration to play a father - he has a daughter, Isan, and a son, Winston ...

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  19. Tom Hardy to play gay gangster twins in LegendRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Blaze

    ... that both siblings were gay. Hardy is no stranger to playing gay onscreen with a previous role in Guy Ritchie's RocknRolla as a closeted gay. He'll also play Elton John in an upcoming biopic on the singer's life. "As a boy? Of course I have. I'm an ...

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  20. Idris Elba may star in Guy Ritchie's 'King Arthur'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Real Bollywood

    ... Arthur how to lead an army, in the film which will reunite him with the director of London-set crime movie RocknRolla. The script of the film which is a reimagining of the story of King Arthur and his legendary knights of the kingdom of Camelot is ...

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