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Pierce Brosnan opens up about pain of losing loved ones

Pierce Brosnan opens up about pain of losing loved onesLondon, February 13 : Pierce Brosnan has revealed that he has a new perspective on fame and fortune since the death of his daughter.


Pierce Brosnan comforts Nigella Lawson

Pierce Brosnan comforts Nigella LawsonLondon, July 27 : Actor Pierce Brosnan was spotted comforting celebrity chef Nigella Lawson in a restaurant, where they were reportedly having a good time together.

Lawson has been going through a rough time ever since her husband Charles Saatchi gripped round her throat.


Pierce Brosnan re-living bad memories

Pierce Brosnan re-living bad memoriesLos Angeles, July 12 : Actor Pierce Brosnan’s daughter Charlotte died recently of ovarian cancer and this forced him to re-live the tough times that he faced after his wife Cassandra's death, says his friend Bron Roylance.

Brosnan's wife Cassandra also died of the same disease in 1991.


Brosnan was desperate to save daughter, says friend

Brosnan was desperate to save daughter, says friendLondon, July 8 : Actor Pierce Brosnan did everything he could to save his daughter Charlotte, says his friend.

Charlotte, the 60-year-old's adopted daughter, died June 28 after battling ovarian cancer for three years. She was 41.

Brosnan always made sure she had access to the best care, latest clinical trials and treatments, revealed the actor's good friend Lisa Paulsen, reports people. com.


Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of ovarian cancer

Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of ovarian cancerLondon, July 2 : Actor Pierce Brosnan's daughter has died after a three-year battle with ovarian cancer.

Charlotte (41), whose mother (Cassandra Harris) and grandmother both died of the same disease, passed away June 28 where she lived with her husband Alex Smith, daughter Isabella, 14, and son Lusas, eight, reports femalefirst. co. uk.


Star Trek, Jurassic Park memorabilia up for grabs at Hollywood history auction

Star Trek, Jurassic Park memorabilia up for grabs at Hollywood history auctionLondon, Dec 11 : From `Star Trek' to `The Ten Commandments,' some of the most iconic props in Hollywood history are expected to be put up for auction in California this month.

Memorabilia from dozens of films, including a full-scale alien from the `Aliens' films and dinosaurs from `Jurassic Park,' will be sold at `The Hollywood Auction' on December 15, the Daily Mail reported.


Pierce Brosnan `deadliest James Bond ever`

Pierce Brosnan `deadliest James Bond ever`London, October 6 : Soft-spoken Pierce Brosnan has totted up the highest number of kills as James Bond out of the six actors who have taken up the role of the iconic spy till yet, it was revealed on the 50th anniversary of the famous film franchise.

Roger Moore and Sean Connery closely follow with 51 kills each, with Craig trailing in fourth place with 25, despite his movies generally being described as grittier and more violent.


Pierce Brosnan awarded for charitable work by California hospital

 Pierce Brosnan awarded for charitable work by California hospitalWashington, Oct 21 : Pierce Brosnan has been awarded the Caritas Award for his charity work by St. John's Health Center Foundation in California.

Trustees of the health centre handed the former `Bond' star with the award and praised him as an individual who "demonstrates compassion and concern for others through exceptional service to the community".


Brosnan receives honour for charity works

Brosnan receives honour for charity worksLondon, Oct 18 - Hollywood actor Pierce Brosnan received an honour from St. John's Health Center Foundation in recognition of his charity work.

Trustees of the foundation handed Caritas Award to Brosnan Oct 15 and praised him as an individual who "demonstrates compassion and concern for others through exceptional service to the community".


Brosnan laments his looks

Brosnan laments his looksLondon, Sep 8 - Hollywood actor Pierce Brosnan feels his good looks have hindered his acting career.

"I have tried to use my looks as well as I can. But they have also cost me jobs. Sometimes they work for me, sometimes they don't," express. co. uk quoted Brosnan as saying.

The 58-year-old has appeared in movies like "Love Affair" and in the James Bond series. (IANS)


Conman says he had sex with over 2,500 women

Conman says he had sex with over 2,500 womenLondon, Jan 4 - A notorious conman in Britain, who pretended to be friends with Bond actor Pierce Brosnan and singer Robbie Williams, has claimed he had sex with 2,500 women.

By posing as a wealthy hospital consultant, a barrister and a merchant banker, 48-year-old Paul Bint - nicknamed "King Con" - boasted he earned two million pounds from his life of crime.


Brosnan returning to TV with detective series

Brosnan returning to TV with detective seriesToronto, Nov 19 - Hollywood actor Pierce Brosnan is set to return to television after two decades with a new thriller detective series.

The former "James Bond" star, whose last high-profile stint on TV came in 1982 crime show "Remington Steele", has signed up to star in a thriller series about a private detective, based on the experiences of real life investigator Logan Clarke, reports torontosun. com.


Pierce Brosnan says 007 role left him ''tangled up in his ego''

Pierce Brosnan London, Aug 9 : Irish actor Pierce Brosnan has revealed that he "lost his way" during his stint as James Bond, with the role leaving him "tangled up in his ego".

Brosnan, 57, said he felt bound by the 007 role, and that it was only after the part was given to actor Daniel Craig that he was able to find his feet again.

"I felt very shackled by Bond and didn''t want to rock the boat," the Daily Express quoted him as saying.


Pierce Brosnan to team up with son Sean for big-screen

Pierce BrosnanLondon, June 25 : For the first time, former 007 star Pierce Brosnan will team up with his actor son Sean for the big screen.

Pierce, 57, will star in big-budget movie ''Bonded'' alongside the 26-year-old.

The duo will play police officers in pursuit of a Mexican teenager smuggled into the US as a sweatshop worker.

Mo Ramchandani, a childhood friend of Brosnan junior, will direct the actors, who are also the executive producers of the flick.


No desire to play Bond again: Brosnan

No desire to play Bond again: BrosnanLos Angeles, June 16 - Former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan says he neither misses playing 007 nor is he interested in doing it again.

"I enjoyed my time as Bond but I don't miss him. I don't have any desire to do Bond again. I love who I am as an actor right now," imdb. com quoted Brosnan, 56, as saying.


Pierce Brosnan says his second Bond movie wasn’t fun

Pierce BrosnanLondon, April 26 : Actor Pierce Brosnan, who played the role of James Bond in four of the super spy series, has revealed that he struggled to promote his second 007 movie ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’ – because he didn''t like it.

The 56-year-old actor has said that he loved shooting for Golden Eye but the following sequels were not as good, reports The Daily Express.


Robert Pattinson takes fame handling lessons from Pierce Brosnan

Robert Pattinson takes fame handling lessons from Pierce BrosnanMelbourne, March 7 : Robert Pattinson has had a few pointers to take home about dealing with stardom, thanks to fellow actor Pierce Brosnan.

The Twilight star, who plays the role of Edward Cullen in the hit vampire franchise, said he picked up one brief lesson in handling fame when he went out to dinner with his Remember Me co-star Brosnan in New York.


Pierce Brosnan to reprise role in ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ sequel

Pierce Brosnan to reprise role in ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ sequelWashington, Feb 24 : Irish actor Pierce Brosnan has revealed that he may be reprising his role in ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ sequel.

Brosnan, 56, had acted as a high-class art thief in the 1999 thriller, playing a cat and mouse game with an investigator played by Rene Russo in the movie, which is a remake of a 1968 film starring Steve McQueen.


Brosnan studied Tony Blair to play politician

Brosnan studied Tony Blair to play politicianLondon, Feb 18 - Hollywood star Pierce Brosnan closely studied former British Prime Minister Tony Blair to perfect his role as a politician in the new film "The Ghost Writer".

The film is an adaptation of British novelist Robert Harris' contemporary political "The Ghost" and Brosnan believed that the author had based the main character on Blair.


When ex-007 Pierce Brosnan had to wear tights in new film

Pierce-BrosnanLondon, February 13 : Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan has spoken about his experience when he had to get into a pair of tights for his new film Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief.

The Hollywood heartthrob was made to fit into the bright blue pair as he played Chiron, a centaur – half man, half horse – in director Chris Columbus’ new family action-adventure.


Pierce Brosnan films for ''US Harry Potter''

Pierce BrosnanWashington, February 11 : Pierce Brosnan has been filming for his new movie Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief, predicted to be the next Harry Potter.

The film, based on children''s books described as the US version of the hit wizard series, stars the actor as a Centaur, half man, half horse.


Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan''s offspring to star in ‘Soul Surfer’

Jack Nicholson, Pierce Brosnan''s offspring to star in ‘Soul Surfer’London, Feb 04 : Jack Nicholson's daughter and Pierce Brosnan''s son will share the screen in new film `Soul Surfer,' it has emerged.

Sean Brosnan and Lorraine Nicholson will play the brother and the best friend of wave-riding sensation Bethany Hamilton in the biopic.

Newcomer Sophia Robb will play the character of Hamilton who had gone back in the water just three weeks after a Great White bit off her arm.


Brosnan couldn't digest Craig as Bond

Brosnan couldn't digest Craig as BondLondon, Jan 28 - Former 007 star Pierce Brosnan has revealed that he was disappointed at being replaced by Daniel Craig to play secret agent James Bond in the super spy franchise.

Brosnan was shocked in 2004 when producers informed him he would be replaced by Craig, reports imdb. com.

"It was disappointing. It was surprising. And I accepted the knowledge after 24 hours of being in shock," he said.


Pierce Brosnan stuns onlookers at diner

New York, January 13 : Pierce Brosnan reportedly left patrons of a diner starstruck as he arrived with three friends.

The Bond actor dined at the Waverly Inn where controversial author Salman Rushdie was with enjoying the evening with a 20-something.

"Wow, that Pierce is handsome -- he''s dashing, like Clark Gable,” the New York Post quoted "LateNet" host Ray Ellin as saying to his waiter.

“He''s so good looking he makes [fellow Irish actor] Colin Farrell look like Salman Rushdie," Ellin added. (ANI)


Pierce Brosnan lends his voice to ‘Thomas the Tank Engine’

Melbourne, Aug 25 : Irish actor Pierce Brosnan is all set to lend his voice to the big screen adventures of British icon, ‘Thomas the Tank Engine’.

The movie is a new feature-length special, Thomas & Friends: The Great Discovery, which will be released in Australian cinemas in early November.

The movie goes on about Thomas and his friends Gordon, Percy and new character Stanley discovering new locations and embarking on exciting adventures, including a scrape with a very stinky cheese.


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