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2010-08-26 07:10:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Academy Award® winning director, writer, producer and actor Quentin Tarantino will sit in the hot-seat for the 2010 Friars Club Roast, to be held on Friday, October 1st, at The New York Hilton. As well as Samuel L. Jackson acting as "Roastmaster," fellow "roasters" and guests on the dais will include Kathy Griffin, Pam Grier, Neve Campbell, Michael Madsen, Eli Roth, Patricia Arquette, Rob Schneider, Uma Thurman, Harvey Weinstein, Sarah...

2009-10-02 12:39:28

Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino says he is working on a third installment of his blood-soaked Kill Bill movie series, starring Uma Thurman. The Guardian newspaper quoted Tarantino as saying on an Italian talk show this week that he is planning to release Kill Bill: Vol. 3 in 2014. The Bride will fight again, Tarantino said on Parla con Me. I think me and Uma needed a 10-year break, the filmmaker said. I love the character and I think she deserved 10 years of peace. She deserved 10 years...

2009-06-12 10:42:07

Spike TV has announced plans to honor the late U.S. action movie and TV icon David Carradine by airing a marathon of his work. Carradine, 72, died last week in Bangkok. Spike TV said it will pay tribute to him with a David Carradine Movie Marathon Saturday. Scheduled to be shown are Kill Bill, Vol. 1 and Kill Bill, Vol. 2, as well as the TV movie Kung Fu Killer. A Golden Globe- and Emmy-nominated actor who earned a star on Hollywood Boulevard's Walk of Fame, Carradine's career spanned five...

2009-06-11 16:54:07

The U.S. forensic pathologist who conducted an autopsy on David Carradine's body says the late actor did not commit suicide last week. Carradine's naked body was discovered hanging in the closet of his Bangkok hotel room with rope around his neck and genitals. Thai officials initially announced they suspected suicide, but later said they thought Carradine's death might have been an accident caused by an autoerotic act gone wrong. An autopsy was conducted in Thailand, but the results have not...

2009-06-11 10:21:00

NEW YORK, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Spike TV will celebrate the work of legendary action movie star David Carradine with a marathon featuring some of his iconic characters on Saturday, June 13 (2:00pm-3:00am ET/PT). A Golden Globe(R) and Emmy(R)-nominated actor who was given a star on Hollywood Blvd's "Walk of Fame," Carradine's career spanned five decades with dozens of memorable roles ranging from the "Kung Fu" television series (1972-1975) to Quentin Tarantino's classic "Kill Bill" films....

2009-06-05 12:05:00

Thai police said they think U.S. actor David Carradine died this week while attempting an autoerotic act involving rope. Carradine's manager Thursday confirmed the 72-year-old Kung Fu and Kill Bill star was found dead in a hotel in Bangkok. The film and TV star had been in the Thai city filming a movie. Officials initially said they suspected Carradine, who was discovered hanging in a closet, committed suicide. Police later offered another possible explanation for his death, while a spokesman...

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