Britney and Justin started there – and so did Ryan Gosling. Glittering careers begin in the Disney tween machine. So how does the House of Mouse keep cranking out the pre-teen talent?
New faces join class of 2011 – but the plot needs homework
Her latest film is yet another flop. Even so, she's doing well compared to her former co-stars, reports Guy Adams in Los Angeles
Hollywood's new generation is tearing up the rulebook to mix mainstream movie appearances with deeper, more challenging indie fare. Tom Teodorczuk hears why
The 'Me and Orson Welles' star prefers to stay out of the limelight but her private life has never been short of romance or intrigue
Life with citizen Welles
Vampiric British star Robert Pattinson leads the pack of young actors who set teenage hearts a-flutter. And he can act, too
The Eighties revival is all well and good, says Sarah Hughes, but frothy remakes of some of the decade's best loved films, including 'Fame' and 'Footloose', seem to be seriously missing the point
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a British comedian posing as a gay Austrian fashionista landing on Eminem's face.
Zac Efron at the premiere of his new film
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Remember siblings Sean and Sarah Smith? The ones with the psychotic smiles from last year's 'X Factor'?