Ben Stiller has said that despite fans pressuring him to do so, he won't be re-editing Zoolander to remove a cameo from Donald Trump.
Movies have the power to inspire and to unite but they also have the power to outrage. Every so often, a firebrand film comes along that ignites controversy across borders: here are 10 movies that caused frayed international relations…
As well as being a musical great and style icon, the late David Bowie was also a brilliant actor. According to director Nic Roeg in his book ‘The World is Ever Changing’, he was initially going to cast a 6’8” doctor he’d met at a dinner party as alien Thomas Newton in this quirky sci-fi, but it didn’t work out.
‘Zoolander: Super Model’ is here… no, really. Appearing on Netflix to absolutely no fanfare whatsoever, ‘Zoolander: Super Model’ seems to be the latest instalment of ‘Zoolander’ starring Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson. This actually made it to Netflix.
The fallout from the terrorist attacks of 9/11 was felt around the whole world. After the Twin Towers fell, Hollywood’s movie studios took a look at their slates and realised they had work to do if they wanted to avoid upsetting audiences with evocative imagery and terrorist themes. The 2001 comedy about an empty-headed male model brainwashed to assassinate the Prime Minister of Malaysia is well loved and has its fans, but it was cursed to be released just two weeks after the 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington, and people didn’t feel much like laughing.
It’s already been well documented that ‘Zoolander 2′ is full of celebrity cameos. One individual that you don’t usually place into this bracket is Susan Boyle. Details regarding Susan Boyle’s appearance in ‘Zoolander 2′ are still at a premium, but British viewers privy to an early screening were quick to reveal that the 54-year-old pops up in the film.
Let it be known that male models Derek Zoolander and Hansel have stayed on trend ever since they made their movie debut in 2001′s ‘Zoolander’.