Latest Guy Ritchie Stories

2009-09-04 10:22:29

British filmmaker Guy Ritchie is to follow up his movie Sherlock Holmes with a big-screen adaptation of the comic book, Lobo, Variety reported. Production on the film about an alien interstellar bounty hunter is slated to begin early next year, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said. Ritchie, who is perhaps best known as pop star Madonna's ex-husband, previously directed RocknRolla, Snatch and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.

2009-08-17 12:04:46

Warner Bros. is denying a British report Brad Pitt is reuniting with his Snatch director Guy Ritchie for Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes movie. The Daily Mirror said Pitt is expected to arrive in London this week to begin playing Holmes's nemesis Moriarty. Pitt reportedly was called to help out on the film, which stars Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law, after Ritchie was displeased with his first edit of the movie. However, Warner Bros., the studio behind the film, disputed the claim in a statement to...

2009-06-19 08:00:00

David Duchovny, Guy Ritchie and Jude Law Also Top Hot Hollywood Dads List MIAMI BEACH, Fla., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- This Sunday, Fathers throughout the country will be receiving gifts from their children and bearing the title of #1 Dad. This year, single celebrity Fathers Colin Farrell and Jack Nicholson will also be gifted with the additional title of Sexiest Single Dad. Last month, leading online dating websites Date.com (www.date.com), Matchmaker.com (www.matchmaker.com), and Amor.com...

2009-04-06 06:50:00

U.S. pop star Madonna has left the African country of Malawi and headed to London to celebrate Passover, People.com reported. The singer was in Malawi trying to adopt 3-year-old Mercy James, but her request was denied Friday, reportedly because Madonna didn't meet a residency requirement. People.com said the recording artist filed an appeal in the adoption case and left the country Sunday. The little girl, who reportedly had been spending time with Madonna at the hotel where she was staying,...

2009-03-29 10:27:03

Pop singer Madonna should end her plans to adopt a young Malawian girl and let the child remain with her extended family, a British charity says. Save the Children spokesman Dominic Nutt said in a news release 3-year-old Mercy James would be best served to stay with family members as opposed to be adopted by the Material Girl singer, CNN reported Sunday. The best place for a child is in his or her family in their home community, Nutt said. Most children in orphanages have one parent still...

2009-03-26 18:20:00

U.S. pop star Madonna has begun proceedings to adopt a second child from Malawi, the New York Daily News reported. The recently divorced singer lives in Manhattan with her two biological children -- Lourdes and Rocco -- and her 3-year-old adopted son David. She has been making headlines recently for her successful concert tour, as well as her alleged dalliances with younger men since she and her filmmaker husband Guy Ritchie split up last year. Authorities told the Daily News Madonna has...

2009-02-14 13:07:00

Pop star Madonna and her ex-husband, British director Guy Ritchie, want to finalize their child-custody agreement, New York court documents show. The New York Daily News reported Saturday that the former celebrity couple filed papers with a Manhattan court to make their custody deal legal in the United States. A British court officially divorced the Material Girl star and the RocknRolla director last month. The two celebrities reached an agreement at the time regarding the shared custody of...

2008-12-17 07:54:43

British filmmaker Guy Ritchie and his U.S. pop star ex-wife Madonna have issued a statement saying they are happy with the financial settlement they reached. However, the BBC said the former couple also stated the terms of the agreement are to remain private and they described news reports claiming the deal includes a $76 million to $92 million payout to Ritchie as misleading and inaccurate. Madonna's spokeswoman, who was cited as the source for the settlement figure, reportedly said the...

2008-12-15 16:48:47

Madonna's publicist Liz Rosenberg has confirmed to E! News the U.S. pop star and filmmaker Guy Ritchie have reached a financial settlement in their divorce. Rosenberg told the entertainment news program the British movie director is to receive between $76 million and $92 million as part of the deal ending their nearly eight-year marriage. The settlement includes the couple's estate in the English countryside, E! said on its Web site. An agreement regarding custody of their two children...

2008-11-21 08:15:00

U.S. pop music icon Madonna and her British filmmaker husband Guy Ritchie were granted a divorce in London's High Court Friday. The couple, who married in 2000 and have two children together, last month announced plans to legally end their marriage. The BBC quoted a statement released by the court as saying the recording artist petitioned for divorce on the grounds that Ritchie's behavior was unreasonable. Neither party was in court Friday when the decree was granted, the British broadcaster...

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