Oscars Funny Moments: Ellen DeGeneres talks to Martin Scorsese in the audience

Taylor Swift had her first kiss at age 15.

Brad Pitt was banned from China for his role in the movie "7 Years in Tibet."

There is a sound effect called the Wilhelm Scream that has been used in over 200 movies and TV shows since 1951.


Ellen DeGeneres talks to Martin Scorsese in the audience

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Novelist Stephen King said that Professor Umbridge from the Harry Potter series is the "greatest make-believe villain to come along since Hannibal Lecter."

Justin Bieber states that he is a supporter of President Obama.

The Disney character WALL-E is named after Walt Disney. (Walter Elias Disney.)

Brad Pitt Tom Cruise Johnny Depp Leonardo DiCaprio and Harrison Ford have never won Oscars as actors.

Author J. K. Rowling wrote the final chapter of the last Harry Potter book in 1990 7 years before the release of the first book.

Disney actually made several “Fit-It Felix, Jr.” arcade games to promote Wreck-It Ralph. The machines come complete with wear and tear to make it seem as though they were made in the 1980s.

Beast’s appearance in Beauty and the Beast is an amalgamation of several animals. It’s said he has the head of a buffalo, the brow of a gorilla, the body of a bear, the mane of a lion, the tusks of a boar, and the legs and tail of a wolf.

The iconic body and hand in the poster for American Beauty belong to actress/model Chloe Hunter, not Mena Suvari.

The ‘Bong’ sound/musical cue in Inception is actually the song Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien by Edith Piaf slowed down.

The Alien series has a continuing obsession with alphabetising their androids chronologically. Ash, Bishop, Call. Could Michael Fassbender's David be an android in the upcoming Prometheus? SPOILER ALERT Yes. Although as it's a prequel it should really be Zeus or Zola or Zebedee.

Cameron Diaz broke her nose in a surfing accident in Hawaii on her birthday in 2003.

Cher Lloyd’s sister (Josie) does not like Cher’s song ‘Swagger Jagger’.

The real Frank Abagnale Jr. appears in Catch Me If You Can as the French policeman who arrests Leo.

In the original script "Rocky" ended with Rocky throwing the fight and opening a pet store for Adrian with the money he made.

The vultures from The Jungle Book were intended to be voiced by the Beatles.

Aladdin’s appearance was almost based on Michael J. Fox, but was later changed and modeled after Tom Cruise.

Zayn Malik didn’t have a passport before he was on X Factor.

Pulp members Jarvis Cocker and Steve Mackey and Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood and Phil Selway were four of The Weird Sisters in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Jason Buckle (All Seeing I) and Steven Claydon (Add n to (x)) completed the line up.


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