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Robert DeNiro Picked Nose A Fight With Jay-Z At Leonardo DiCaprio's Birthday Bonanza?!

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It was a birthday bash to remember!!

Robert De Niro called Jay-Z the f**k out at Leonardo DiCaprio's recent b-day shindig because HOVA was ducking his phone calls!

One source confirmed:

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Goodfellas Inspiration Henry Hill Has Passed Away

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Henry Hill passed away

Henry Hill, the real-life inspiration for Ray Liotta's character in the Martin Scorsese movie Goodfellas, has passed away.

The ex-mobster died in a Los Angeles hospital on Tuesday of an unknown illness that had made him sick for a long time. According to a family member, "his heart just stopped."

After becoming an FBI informant in the 1980s and helping the authorities nab 50 of his criminal associates on various convictions, Hill left his mob life behind and entered the witness protection program.

He was relocated to Seattle with his family, but eventually got busted on a drug charge in 1987 before being kicked out of the program in the early '90s.

We're always sad to hear of people passing, but nobody can say this guy didn't live an interesting life. Rest in peace, Mr. Hill!

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Dennis Quaid And Michael Chiklis Are Going To Sin City! Sign On To New CBS Pilot!

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Oh man! This sounds like it's going to be good!

Dennis Quaid and Michael Chiklis have reportedly signed on to star in a new pilot for CBS, which was written by Goodfellas writer Nicholas Pileggi and Greg Walker and directed by James Mangold, and tells the true story of Ralph Lamb, the cowboy-turned-sheriff of Las Vegas in the 1960s, and Johnny Savino, the Chicago mob fixer trying to transform the city with whom he butts heads!

Inneresting! Sounds like it could be a big draw!

Especially with the Boardwalk Empire crowd!

And with talent like that behind it, we'd be surprised if it doesn't blow up!

We'll definitely tune in! How about U?

[Images via WENN.]

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AMC Is Developing A Goodfellas Television Series!

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They're baaaack!

AMC already has Mad Men, but now the network wants some seriously bad men too. Martin Scorcese's classic film mobster Goodfellas is getting the TV treatment!

The network, which is also home to hits like Breaking Bad and The Walking Dead, announced it put the series into development with the original creative team behind it.

The film's producer

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Goodfellas Actor Hit By A Car In NYC

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Paul Sorvino Hit By Car

Paul Sorvino, who had a sizable role in the movie Goodfellas, was hit by a car in NYC.

We hope he's okay!

According to a rep, he's recovering, but not too badly injured:

Sorvino was on the corner of 79th and Amsterdam at noon when he was struck trying to hail a cab. He was taken to St. Luke's Hospital where his rep told the NY Post he was "in shock, and one side of his body is bruised, but he is okay."

Oh man that has to hurt SO BAD. We can't even imagine getting hit by a car like that.

Paul, feel better soon! Just take it easy and hopefully you'll be back in the thick of things in no time!

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From Mobsters And Gangs To Kids And Robots! Check Out Scorsese's Hugo Trailer!

Director Martin Scorsese is going in a MUCH different direction than Goodfellas, Gangs of New York, and Shutter Island with this one…and we're liking it!

Check out the trailer (above) for Hugo, starring Chloe Moretz, Jude Law, Sacha Baron Cohen, and Asa Butterfield as Hugo Cabret.

Fantastic cast, wonderful director, and what seems like an interesting and heartwarming storyline - we're won over.

Will U check out Scorsese's Hugo when it comes out this November?

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Goodfellas TV Show In The Works!

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We're not sure how they'll do it, but it would be inneresting.

It seems Martin Scorsese and Goodfellas scribe Nicholas Pileggi are in talks to bring a prequel of the legendary mobster film to the small screen

Pileggi said:

"I want to do it, Marty wants to do it, Warner Bros. wants to do it. Of course, you can't pick up from 'Goodfellas,' since we murdered everybody, or rather, everybody was murdered! There's nobody left. But I think we're going to figure out a way to do the early years — sort of a prequel."

Lots of luck!

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