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Rebel Wilson to host 2013 MTV Movie Awards

Rebel Wilson to host 2013 MTV Movie Awards

Dec 21 2012, 6:22am CST | by

Rebel Wilson will host the 2013 MTV Movie Awards. The Australian comedienne has been chosen to entertain the crowds at the annual Los Angeles based-awards show, after gaining notoriety for her laugh...

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Rebel Wilson to host 2013 MTV Movie Awards

Dec 21 2012, 6:22am CST | by

Rebel Wilson will host the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.

The Australian comedienne has been chosen to entertain the crowds at the annual Los Angeles based-awards show, after gaining notoriety for her laugh-out-loud performances in hit comedies 'Bridesmaids' and 'Pitch Perfect'.

The bubbly star will also have a special role in a satirical narrative which will play throughout the event, set to be filmed at Sony Pictures Studios Lot in Culver City, California on April 14.

A promotional trailer has emerged in which she plays a hostage - held captor by 'Little Britain' star Matt Lucas - hiding a chocolate bar in her mouth as a snack.

Previous hosts of the kooky awards show - which distributes popcorn-shaped gongs with categories like ''best kiss'' and ''best fight'' - include Lindsay Lohan, Mike Myers and Jimmy Fallon. The MTV Movie Awards usually pay tribute to popular blockbusters usually overlooked by critics.

Rebel, 28, recently admitted a risque casting call in which she pretended to take cocaine through her belly button helped score her big Hollywood break alongside Kristen Wiig, Rose Byrne and Melissa McCarthy in Judd Apatow's hit comedy 'Bridesmaids'.

She said: ''I started talking to Kristen Wiig and saying the most ridiculous things. It ended up with us pretending that we were at a wedding and I was doing cocaine through my belly button. They never yelled 'Cut!'.

''It was always my dream to come to America and be in movies. It's so weird that it's kind of come true.''

The MTV Movie Awards will air at 9pm on MTV UK on April 15.

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These Sequels That Should Not Be Made

Jul 16 2014 8:08am CDT | Source: movie pilot

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2 weeks ago

Penelope Cruz to serve as the female lead in Sacha Baron Cohen's GRIMSBY!

Jul 9 2014 7:15pm CDT | Source: aintitcool

Penelope Cruz signs onto GRIMSBY, directed by Louis Leterrier and starring Sacha baron Cohen, Mark Strong, Gabourey Sidibe, Rebel Wilson, and Ian McShane. Read the full article on AICN Well, Penelope Cruz isn't going to be the next Bond girl, but she is going to play in the British spy movie sandbox…sorta.   Cruz is lined up to play the female lead in GRIMSBY, the spy/soccer hooligan buddy comedy with Sacha Baron Cohen and Mark Strong. She'll be playing a "philan ...
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6 weeks ago

Rebel Wilson & Isla Fisher Join Universal's Spy Comedy 'Grimsby'

Jun 13 2014 12:07pm CDT | Source: First Showing

British actor Mark Strong attends the UK
So far it's been a boys club when it comes to the casting of Sacha Baron Cohen's spy comedy Grimsby. The Borat star leads the film about a British black ops agent forced to go on the run with his long-lost brother, a northern English soccer hooligan (Cohen). Sherlock Holmes villain Mark Strong is playing the agent, and recent additions to the cast included Ian McShane and also Gabourey Sidibe was the only actress cast in the film so far. Now two more ladies have joined ...
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6 weeks ago

Rebel Wilson Joins ‘Grimsby’ Opposite Sacha Baron Cohen

Jun 13 2014 1:01am CDT | Source: movienewz

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Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson has been cast in the upcoming Sacha Baron Cohen spy comedy Grimsby. Wilson joins a cast that includes Mark Strong, Annabelle Wallis, Ian McShane and Gabourey Sidibe. The story follows a secret agent who learns that he has a long-lost brother, a dimwitted soccer fan, with whom he must team […]The post Rebel Wilson Joins ‘Grimsby’ Opposite Sacha Ba ...
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6 weeks ago

Casting: Pearce, Brolin, Wilson, Collins, Scott

Jun 12 2014 2:08pm CDT | Source: Dark Horizons

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Equals Guy Pearce will join Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult in Drake Doremus' "Equals". Filming begins in Japan and Singapore in August. The futuristic love story takes place in a society where emotions have been eradicated. Ridley Scott will produce. [Source: Screen] The Nest Veteran actor James Brolin is set to play the father of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's characters in Jason Moore's comedy "The Nest" ...
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6 weeks ago

Rebel Wilson Joins GRIMSBY; Guy Pearce Added to EQUALS; Brian Cox Set for PIXELS; Alessandro Nivola Joins SELMA

Jun 12 2014 1:38pm CDT | Source: Collider

Cosmopolitan's Super Fun Night With Rebel Wilson
We’ve got a few casting stories to attend to this afternoon.  Briefly: Rebel Wilson has joined the cast of the new Sacha Baron Cohen comedy Grimsby. Guy Pearce will reunite with Breathe In director Drake Doremus on the sci-fi film Equals, also starring Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult. Brian Cox has joined the cast of Adam Sandler’s video game actioner Pixels. Alessandro Nivola (American Hustle) has been added to the civil rights drama Selma. Hit the jump for more details on the ...
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6 weeks ago

Rebel Wilson Boards Grimsby Opposite Sacha Baron Cohen

Jun 12 2014 1:26pm CDT | Source: Coming Soon

Cosmopolitan's Super Fun Night With Rebel Wilson
Rebel Wilson is the latest addition to the cast of Columbia Pictures' Grimsby. Variety reports that the Pitch Perfect star will join Sacha Baron Cohen, Mark Strong, Annabelle Wallis, David Harewood, Ian McShane, Gabourey Sidibe and Johnny Vegas ...
Source: Coming Soon   Full article at: Coming Soon


6 weeks ago

Rebel Wilson Joins Sacha Baron Cohen in Sony’s ‘Grimsby’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jun 12 2014 12:53pm CDT | Source: variety

British actor Mark Strong attends the UK
Rebel Wilson is set to join Sacha Baron Cohen and Mark Strong in the Sony action-comedy “Grimsby.” The film is directed by Louis Leterrier with a story by Baron Cohen & Phil Johnston and a screenplay by Baron Cohen, Johnston and Peter Baynham. Story follows a British black ops spy, played by Strong, who’s forced... Read more » ...
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8 weeks ago

Casting: Borg, Weisz, Rudd, Cole, Holmes

May 30 2014 3:38am CDT | Source: Dark Horizons

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Pitch Perfect 2 German-born Youtube sensation Flula Borg has joined the cast of the upcoming "Pitch Perfect" sequel at Universal Pictures and Gold Circle Films. Borg will play a member of a competing a cappella group. Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Brittany Snow, and Skyler Astin reprise their roles in the Elizabeth Banks-directed follow up to the musical comedy hit. [Source: Deadline] Idol's Eye Rachel Weisz is in negotiations to join Robert P ...
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