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War Horse star plans talking role after winning best supporting Oscar

Legendary Hollywood stallion, Dobbin Jr, the star of epic ‘War Horse’ was celebrating last night after winning an Oscar at last night’s glittering Academy Award ceremony in tinsel town.

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Posted: Feb 27th, 2012
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Tarantino to replace Spielberg as Olympic Adviser

Chinese government officials have revealed that controversial Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino has been drafted in to replace Steven Spielberg as Artistic Adviser to the Beijing Olympics.

The move follows Spielberg’s withdrawal earlier this week in protest to China’s failure to take action to resolve the crisis in Darfur, but there are fears that the new appointment may see some changes to the way the 2008 games are organized. On the athletics track there are already plans to have live ammunition in the starting gun with the official ruthlessly gunning down any runners who are too slow out of the blocks. The athletes themselves will also be heavily armed and will be expected to fire back from where they lie bleeding to death on the track. The race themselves will be at a slower pace, and will feature wise cracking men in sharp suits and sunglasses walking along the track to the sound of cool tracks from the 1960s.

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Posted: Feb 16th, 2008
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