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James Corden wanted to sing in One Chance

James Corden wanted to sing in One Chance

Oct 18 2013, 4:10am CDT | by Bang Movies

James Corden really wanted to sing in the new Paul Potts biopic 'One Chance'. The actor will be seen playing the 'Britain's Got Talent' winner on the big screen in a movie documenting his rise to...

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James Corden wanted to sing in One Chance

Oct 18 2013, 4:10am CDT | by Bang Movies

James Corden really wanted to sing in the new Paul Potts biopic 'One Chance'.

The actor will be seen playing the 'Britain's Got Talent' winner on the big screen in a movie documenting his rise to stardom, but he has revealed he was forced to lip-synch during musical scenes because his vocal ability wasn't strong enough.

Speaking at the premiere of 'One Chance' in Leicester Square, London, last night (17.10.13), he told BANG Showbiz: ''I wanted to sing, but I had a meeting with our producer and he said someone else should do that. Apparently there's a big leap between singing and singing opera. It became very obvious very quickly that I wasn't able to sing quite as well as they needed.''

The biopic - which was directed by 'The Devil Wears Prada' helmer David Frankel - co-stars Julie Walters and Colm Meany as Potts' parents, Alexandra Roach as his wife Julie-Ann Cooper, and it's believed d the film will also feature cameos from 'Britain's Got Talent' judges Simon Cowell, who is one of the film's producers, and Amanda Holden.

The 35-year-old comedian admits he's always been a fan of Walters, but since working with her on the movie he's developed even more admiration for her because of her laid-back personality and commitment.

He explained: ''I'm such a huge fan. I always have been. I remember me and my sister used to watch 'As seen on TV with Victoria Wood' all the time, it's brilliant. The greatest thing about her is she doesn't let you down. You just go away loving her even more than you did. She takes the work really seriously and doesn't take herself seriously at all. That's the best type of person.''

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James Corden: Potential 'Late Late Show' host has movie bona fides

Aug 6 2014 1:30pm CDT | Source: la times

Reports that the British writer, actor and comedian James Corden could replace Craig Ferguson as the host of CBS' "Late Late Show" might have left you wondering … James who? Although the 35-year-old multihyphenate is a star in Britain and boasts a s ...
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2 weeks ago

Report: James Corden to replace Craig Ferguson on 'Late Late Show'

Aug 5 2014 6:48pm CDT | Source: la times

CBS has reportedly tapped British writer and actor James Corden to replace Craig Ferguson as host of "The Late Late Show. ...
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2 weeks ago

James Corden Emerges as Possible Craig Ferguson Replacement

Aug 5 2014 3:04pm CDT | Source: variety

Sources close to the situation have confirmed that British actor and comedian James Corden has emerged as a possible contender to replace outgoing “Late Late Show” host Craig Ferguson, although an official deal is not in place. CBS would not confirm or comment on the situation. The Wrap ...
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2 weeks ago

James Corden to Take Over The Late Late Show from Craig Ferguson

Aug 5 2014 1:48pm CDT | Source: comingsoon

CBS' "The Late Late Show" has found a new host in actor/comedian/writer James Corden. The Wrap reports that Corden will take over the show from Craig Ferguson when the latter talent departs ...
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Meryl Street and Johnny Depp star in first trailer for Into The Woods: watch now

Aug 1 2014 1:29am CDT | Source: Total Film

The first teaser trailer has arrived for Disney’s fairytale extravaganza, Into The Woods, starring Meryl Streep as a wicked witch who has cursed poor James Corden and Emily Blunt. Having been denied the opportunity to start a family by Streep’s curse, the film follows the couple as they find themselves encountering a host of famous faces from some of the classic fairytales. Cue appearances from the likes of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, The Big Bad Wo ...
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2 weeks ago

Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp star in first trailer for Into The Woods: watch now

Aug 1 2014 1:29am CDT | Source: Total Film

The first teaser trailer has arrived for Disney’s fairytale extravaganza, Into The Woods, starring Meryl Streep as a wicked witch who has cursed poor James Corden and Emily Blunt. Having been denied the opportunity to start a family by Streep’s curse, the film follows the couple as they find themselves encountering a host of famous faces from some of the classic fairytales. Cue appearances from the likes of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Rap ...
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2 weeks ago

'Into the Woods' Trailer: Check Out Disney's Next Big Movie-Musical

Jul 31 2014 12:32pm CDT | Source: movies.com

Christmas just got a whole lot merrier now that the first teaser trailer for Disney's Into the Woods has arrived online. Due in theaters on Christmas Day, Into the Woods is an adaptation of the popular Broadway musical that mashes up a bunch of iconic fairytale characters into one fantastical story about a couple (played by Emily Blunt and James Corden) who venture into the woods to see about lifting a family curse. Watch the teaser trailer below. This first look ...
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2 weeks ago

Into the Woods Teaser Trailer: Watch What You Wish For!

Jul 31 2014 11:49am CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Hot on the heels of those Into the Woods photos that premiered yesterday, Walt Disney has released the first Into the Woods teaser trailer and it has us hooked! Meryl Streep stars as the Witch who puts a curse on a whole slew of our favorite Grimm Fairy Tale characters in this musical based on the smash Broadway hit. The film is from Rob Marshall, who won an Oscar for Best Picture with another musical, Chicago! Among the fairy tales explored in this musical mash- ...
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2 weeks ago

INTO THE WOODS Trailer: Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, Johnny Depp, and More Get Musical

Jul 31 2014 11:17am CDT | Source: Collider

Disney has released the first trailer for the fairy tale musical Into the Woods, directed by Rob Marshall (Chicago).  James Corden and Emily Blunt star as a couple who encounter Brothers Grimm characters while on a quest to reverse a curse that keeps them from starting a family. Into the Woods stars Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Johnny Depp, Lilla Crawford, Daniel Huttlestone, Tracey Ullman, and ...
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2 weeks ago

New Into The Woods Stills Come Onto The Internet

Jul 31 2014 11:09am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Double, double, toil and Meryl Later this week, the world at large will be able to see an Into The Woods trailer, and fans of the musical it's based on are very excited to see (and hear) what Rob Marshall has done with Stephen Sondeim's classic. In the meantime, the publicity team have decided to tease us all with a few stills from the film, as revealed on People.com.{Into The Woods People Stills}Riffing on the stories of the Brothers Grimm, Into The Woods is ...
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