Ewan McGregor is set to replace Bradley Cooper as the main villain in the troubled indie western Jane Got a Gun, according to Deadline.
The nerves may have been a ploy all along.
Based on the British singles chart in January 1963, you would have got long odds on the coming year being a revolutionary one for pop.
The summer blockbuster season arrived in emphatic style at the weekend as Iron Man 3 stirred up a torpid US box office to deliver the second biggest weekend launch in history on an estimated $175.3m.
After 2005’s leaden Waiting for the Sirens’ Call and the subsequent departure of Peter Hook, New Order seemed to be washed up.
The idea seems to be one from some dystopian novel: a world where every celebrity has their own internet channel, exhaustively promoting their brand to eager fans, who pay to tune in and watch their favourite stars selling themselves online.
The US singer Chris Brown has had his visa application to tour in Australia formally denied on character grounds, the immigration minister, Peter Dutton, has confirmed.