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Natalie Portman Pays Tribute to Late 'Jackie' Co-star John Hurt

Natalie Portman is speaking out to pay tribute to the late actor John Hurt, who she worked with on the recent film Jackie.

The British actor died on Wednesday at the age of 77 and he also starred alongside Natalie in the 2005 film V for Vendetta.

Natalie is currently nominated for an Oscar for her work in Jackie.

Click inside to read what Natalie Portman said in her statement… More Here! »

John Hurt Dead - Oscar-Nominated Actor Dies at 77

John Hurt has reportedly passed away at the age of 77, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Oscar-nominated British actor announced that he was battling pancreatic cancer back in June of 2015.

John is best known for his roles in The Elephant Man and Midnight Express, which both landed him Oscar nominations.

He is also known for his role as Ollivander in the Harry Potter films, Alien, appearances on Doctor Who and was most recently featured in Jackie alongside Natalie Portman.

Our thoughts are with John‘s friends and family during this difficult time.

Eddie Redmayne Says He Still Rides the Subway Despite Fame

Eddie Redmayne poses in the recording booth while voicing a character for the new movie Thomas & Friends’ Sodor’s Legend of the Lost Treasure.

The 33-year-old Oscar-winning actor voices the new engine Ryan and coincidentally, he just talked about trains in a new interview!

Eddie just opened up to The Times about how he still rides the subway despite being famous and getting recognized by fans. “I get stopped occasionally, but I still go on the tube,” he said.

Also voicing characters in the movie are Jamie Campbell Bower and John Hurt. It is available on Blu-ray and DVD and airs on PBS on October 12.

Joanne Froggatt is also lending her voice to a new animated film – Bob the Builder, airing on PBS on November 7.

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Joan Collins & Kristin Scott Thomas Have Been Named Dames!

Joan Collins and Kristin Scott Thomas are the latest actresses to receive the honor of being named dames by Queen Elizabeth II!

Joan will be receiving the honor for her services to charity while Kristin is receiving the award for her services to drama.

Actor John Hurt will receive knighthood for his services to drama.

“There’s nothing to compare to being a Dame and getting that kind of accolade from my country and my Queen. I am very patriotic and quite a Royalist so it is extraordinary”, Joan told BBC.

“This is an immense honor that I could not believe was really for me. In fact, I thought someone was playing a trick. But it’s true, apparently, and I am thrilled, astonished and worried that I might suddenly wake up!” Kristin said.

James Corden and Emily Watson will both be made an OBE for their services to drama.

Irina Shayk & Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Begin Their 'Hercules' Press Tour Looking So Classy!

Dwayne Johnson and Irina Shayk pose for pictures together looking so spiffy and fabulous at a photo call for Hercules at Trafalgar Square on Wednesday (July 2) in London, England.

The duo was joined by cast Reece Ritchie, Ingrid Bolso Berdal, Ian McShane, John Hurt, and Aksel Hennie along with director Brett Ratner. The film will hit theaters on July 25.

Just the day before, Dwayne wrapped on Fast & Furious 7.

“My last day of FAST & FURIOUS.. I’m truly touched by the farewell love my film crew has shown me. Its been an honor to work with such an incredibly hard working and brilliant crew. (a crew who’s had to practice great restraint daily on this production;). They may not be household names, but they’ll ALWAYS be stars in my book. With great love and respect to all of you… see ya down the yellow brick road. Another place. Another time. #ThankUForAllYourWork ~ Rock” he posted on Instagram.

FYI: Irina is wearing Azzedine Alaïa.

10+ pictures inside of the Hercules cast at their photo call…More Here! »

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