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‘Black Bird’ Star Taron Egerton on Why He Waited a Year for His ‘Rocketman’ Follow-Up

Since his 2019 portrayal of Elton John in Rocketman, which landed him plenty of critical acclaim and some awards recognition along the way, Taron Egerton has had a quiet couple of years out of the Hollywood spotlight. It turns out that was all in waiting for another project that would match the experience of the […]

Ray Liotta, Actor in ‘GoodFellas,’ Dies at 67

Ray Liotta, the intense actor from New Jersey best known for his turn as the hustler turned mob rat Henry Hill in Martin Scorsese’s GoodFellas, has died. He was 67. Publicist Jennifer Allen told The Hollywood Reporter that the actor died Wednesday night or early Thursday in his sleep in his hotel room while in the […]

Taron Egerton Withdraws From West End Show After Missing Week of Performances

Taron Egerton is withdrawing from his leading role in the Ambassadors Theatre limited run of COCK. In a statement from producers posted to the West End show’s Instagram, the Rocketman star is departing the production for personal reasons. Egerton played opposite Bridgerton star Jonathan Bailey, as “M” the boyfriend to Bailey’s character Josh — a […]

Taron Egerton Tests Positive for COVID-19, Will Isolate For a Week Before Returning to West End Show

Taron Egerton will be missing a week of performances in the West End production of COCK after testing positive for COVID-19. The show’s producers confirmed the news in a statement posted to Instagram on Wednesday. “Taron Egerton has unfortunately tested positive for Covid,” the statement says. “In accordance with the production’s health & safety protocols, […]

Taron Egerton Is “Completely Fine” After Passing Out During Stage Performance in London

Taron Egerton is “completely fine” after collapsing on stage during Saturday’s performance of his new play Cock at the Ambassadors Theatre in London’s West End. The actor, 32, did not sustain any major injuries. According to local news outlets, the play was stopped while a doctor in the audience provided assistance to Egerton. He then […]

Bono on Role as Reclusive Rock Star Lion in ‘Sing 2’ and New U2 Original Track “Your Song Saved My Life”

At the Sundance Film Festival in January 2007, Garth Jennings unveiled the world premiere of Son of Rambow, a film he wrote and directed inspired by his childhood as an aspiring filmmaker. After it screened for the Park City crowd, Jennings exited the stage only to be tapped on the shoulder and informed that a […]

‘Sing 2’ Set for AFI Fest World Premiere

Round up the chorus, Sing 2 will be making music at AFI Fest. The Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures sequel has just been added to the Los Angeles festival’s lineup and is scheduled to have its world premiere on Nov. 14 at TCL Chinese Theatre. The animated film features the voice talents of Matthew McConaughey, […]

‘Sing 2’ Trailer Reveals Bono, Halsey and Letitia Wright as Additions to Animated Animal Chorus

Universal Pictures has dropped the music-fueled trailer for its upcoming — and even more star-studded — animated sequel Sing 2. Five years after the release of the hip-shaking musical comedy Sing, Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson, Taron Egerton, Nick Kroll and Tori Kelly have returned as the film’s main anthropomorphic animated animal chorus for […]

Taron Egerton-Starring ‘Tetris’ Movie Lands at Apple

The feature from 'Stan & Ollie' director Jon S. Baird will be produced by Matthew Vaughn’s Marv.

Spike Lee, Taron Egerton and Chen Kun Topline Montblanc Campaign

Montblanc is making moves with Spike Lee, Taron Egerton and Chen Kun. The luxury house has partnered with the trio on a new global brand campaign centered on “What Moves You, Makes You.”

Elton John, Taron Egerton Go Behind the Scenes of New Song “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again”

In a never-before-seen featurette, Elton John and Taron Egerton go behind the scenes on the making of "(I'm Gonna) Love Me Again,' a brand-new song for Paramount's 'Rocketman' that plays over the credits of the biopic that stars Egerton as the music legend.

Oscar Nominations Snubs: Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, ‘Frozen 2’ Not Up for Best Animated Feature

Notable Oscars 2020 nominations snubs include Jennifer Lopez; Beyonce; female directors; Frozen 2 not being nominated for best animated feature; Awkwafina, with 'The Farewell' shut out; Christian Bale; Robert De Niro; Adam Sandler, as 'Uncut Gems' came up empty; and Eddie Murphy, as his 'Dolemite Is My Name' failed to land any nominations.