Homer Simpson’s birthday is 12th May 1956.
Peter O’Toole was nominated for eight performance Oscars and didn’t win a single one.
Disney turned down the chance to make Back to the Future claiming the mother/son relationship was too risqué.
Disney’s Robin Hood has loads of recycled animation from The Jungle Book, The Aristocats, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, and other previous Disney films.
After his character was shot in the foot by Joe Pesci in Goodfellas, Michael Imperioli's Christopher got fictional retribution by shooting a baker in the foot in The Sopranos. His kiss-off line? “It happens”.
When filming My Left Foot, Daniel Day-Lewis had to be lifted around the set and spoon fed as he would never leave his wheelchair.
In Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Charlie Sheen stayed awake for 48 hours to achieve a suitably wasted look for his cameo.
Wayne Rooney was only sixteen years old when he first played for Everton.
While shooting "The Blues Brothers" movie they had a budget for cocaine.
Selena Gomez had her first kiss when she was 12 years old with Dylan Sprouse.
After a slew of drug related offences, Robert Downey Jr. was a semi-blacklisted celebrity until Kiss Kiss Bang Bang reignited his career
James Cameron sought Hollywood funding for the movie "Titanic" not because he wanted to make the movie but because he wanted to dive to the shipwreck.
Sharlto Copley had not acted professionally before District 9 and had no intention of pursuing acting.
Disney once hired 11 little people to dress up as Pinocchio and greet children. After being left with an entire day’s worth of food and wine, the actors ended up naked and screaming obscenities at the crowd at the film’s premiere by mid-afternoon.
Sean William Scott, famous for his role of Stifler in American Pie, can play the guitar.
Worldwide ticket sales for the Saw franchise put it at just shy of a billion dollars, making it the highest earning horror franchise globally.
The “asante sana squash banana” song that Rafiki sings in The Lion King is an old nursery rhyme in Swahili.
Nelson Mandela has a cameo in the 1992 movie "Malcolm X" as a teacher reciting one of the civil rights activist's speeches.
Elvis Presley’s daughter, Lisa Marie, became the wife of Michael Jackson on May 26, 1994 but they divorced after 4 years.
The Dark Knight made more money in its first six days in the US than Batman Begins made in its entire domestic run.
Actor Richard Gere's middle name is Tiffany.
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