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Who's Jay Z Teaming Up With NOW?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jay Z, it can safely be said, is not having a quiet week. On top of everything else he's got going on, Monday sees the release of 'Made in America...

WATCH: What Inspired 'Rush'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

When Ron Howard heard the story of the intense Formula One rivalry between two very different men - British champagne-swilling playboy James Hunt and ...

Film Review: Rush

Spencer Turner | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Spencer Turner

One could be forgiven for approaching Rush sceptically as, on the face of it, it seems like one for the purists. The film details the events that took place in the build up to, and during, the 1976 Formula One World Championship, which was centered on the fierce rivalry between James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) and Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl)...

Seeing the Real James Hunt and Niki Lauda Brought to the Big Screen

Alan Henry | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Alan Henry

The trouble with watching a biopic based on events you have witnessed first-hand is that one's brain is subconsciously pre-programmed to take a jaundiced view of what is dished up for your delectation on the silver screen...

EXCLUSIVE: Meeting Niki Lauda - 'The Trauma Of 1976 Is Visible'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

"The trauma of 1976 is visible the minute you meet Niki," says 'Rush' screenwriter Peter Morgan. The story of Niki Lauda, his rivalry with British...

Caroline Frost

Ron Howard: James Hunt Casting 'Threatened To Derail Movie Rush'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Rush' director Ron Howard has revealed that he nearly had to cancel making the film, because he didn't think he'd find anyone to play motor racing ic...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Rush - A Thrilling, Glittering Tale Of Rivalry And Romance

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's the final event of the season, and the World Championship title can only belong to one man. The problem is, there are two gunning for it, and...

WATCH LIVE: 'Rush' UK Premiere

Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Stars including Chris Hemsworth and Olivia Wilde will be stepping onto the red carpet in London's Leicester Square tonight at the UK premiere of Formu...

Frost, Nixon and Me: The Day I Met David Frost

Simon Thompson | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Simon Thompson

I'll never forget the time I interviewed Sir David Frost. As far as beacons of world class journalism go, America had Walter Cronkite and we had Sir David. And then they had Sir David too.

Caroline Frost

'Frost/Nixon' Director Ron Howard Pays Tribute To Sir David's 'Audacity And Courage'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ron Howard has paid tribute to Sir David Frost, calling him a television pioneer, whose "audacity and courage" paved the way for a new generation of U...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Hunt Versus Lauda' - The Stuff Of Which Movies Are Made

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Flares and wide collars, a cartoon rivalry between two very different but equally passionate men, and a world title to be decided by the very last rac...

WATCH: Chris Hemsworth's Guilt In New 'Rush' Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Hot off the press is a brand new TV spot for 'Rush' - WATCH ABOVE. Chris Hemsworth as James Hunt... The highly-anticipated drama, directed b...

First Official 'Rush' Trailer: Impressions

Nathan Houston | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Sport
Nathan Houston

Rush, directed by Ron Howard who has described himself as a huge motorsport fan, details the events that transpired during the 1976 German Grand Prix which nearly ended reigning world champion Niki Lauda's life. The film was often talked about, but the first official trailer recently got released.

Final Day of Shooting for 'Rush' - James Hunt Wedding

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

As many of Formula One's fans know, Oscar-winning director Ron Howard is filming the movie Rush which recants the tale of iconic 70's legends James Hu...

Lewis In Pole Position For New Movie?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK Sport

Could Lewis Hamilton be on a different podium in the near future? Oscar-winning director Ron Howard has revealed he is courting the McLaren Formula...

Can't Get 'Arrested'? Now You Can

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Do you want the good news, or the good news? Okay, first, Arrested Development is on its way back to our screens. The award-winning sitcom ran bet...