Escape from New York Is Getting a Remake

Sci-fi fans, rejoice!

Fox has signed a deal to remake the 1981 futuristic action film Escape from New York.

The original John Carpenter-directed film depicts a bleak futuristic world in which Manhattan has been converted into a maximum-security prison. Kurt Russell starred as Snake Plissken, a former soldier who was assigned to rescue the president after Air Force One crashes in New York. If he rescues the president, he saves the world. If he fails, he will explode.

#HowtoDrainYourDragon Wins Twitter After Jennifer Lopez Flubs Film Title

This dragon joke sure took flight.

While presenting the animation award at Friday’s Hollywood Film Awards, Jennifer Lopez flubbed the title of How to Train Your Dragon 2, reducing the audience into a fit of giggles.

“Tonight’s Hollywood Animation award goes to DreamWorks Animation’s How to DrainHow to Drain – you don’t want to drain your dragon,” said Lopez, before cracking up.

Gerard Butler Is the New Face of Hugo Boss Fragrance: 'It Makes Me Feel Put Together'

Gerard Butler: Paul Walker's Death 'Just Broke My Heart'

Like so many others who knew Paul Walker personally, Gerard Butler is mourning the untimely loss of the actor.

The two costarred together in 2003’s Timeline, and Butler says that news of this weekend’s fatal car crash “just broke my heart.” He calls Walker “one of the nicest people I’ve met.”

Gerard Butler & Aaron Eckhart Feast Together in Rome

When in Rome … Gerard Butler dines like he’s in Brooklyn!

Over the weekend, the actor was spotted checking out the original Antica Pesa outpost with girlfriend Madalina Ghenea. The couple enjoyed lunch on Saturday afternoon with Butler’s Olympus Has Fallen costar Aaron Eckhart.

Harley Pasternak Blogs: How Leading Actors Get Fit for Roles

A few weeks ago, my wife and I watched Crazy Stupid Love (I know, I know, we’re a little late to the party). In one scene, Ryan Gosling seduces Emma Stone by taking his shirt off.

I turned to my wife to see her reaction. She was beet red and had her jaw wide open. When I asked if she enjoyed the movie, she uttered, “Ryan Gosling really was fit looking.”

(I worked out twice as hard the subsequent day, by the way.)

Gerard Butler Chows Down On a (Really Huge) Mexican Food Feast

Gerard Butler let loose during a recent meal outing in Shreveport, La., where he is currently filming Olympus Has Fallen.

“He can eat quite a lot,” a waiter at Don Juan’s tells PEOPLE of fitness aficionado Butler, who ordered – and consumed – fajitas and six tacos. “He ate it all, with all the trimmings.”

Butler, an apparent regular at the eatery while he’s in town, is, “Always really friendly and easy to talk to,” says a different member of the staff.

Inside Seth MacFarlane's Star-Studded All-Night House Party

There was no slowing down on Thursday night for Seth MacFarlane.

Fresh from the early evening premiere of his latest project, the comedy Ted, MacFarlane headed to his Beverly Hills mansion where he hosted a private afterparty that began late and went into the wee hours of the morning.

Gerard Butler and Gabriel Aubry Hit Hollywood Hotelier's Birthday Bash

Rarely one to turn down a night out, Gerard Butler recently came out to Caulfield’s restaurant in Beverly Hills to celebrate the joint birthday of the eatery’s owner Ron Marino, Thompson Hotel owner Jason Pomeranc and Smallville star Tom Welling.

Stepping out solo, the ladies’ man arrived shortly after Gabriel Aubry showed up. Both men were just in time for the dinner portion of the bash, which started around 8 p.m. and ended at 2 a.m.

Gerard Butler Has Night Out with Mystery Brunette

Always the ladies man, Gerard Butler had no problem finding a woman to occupy his time on Tuesday when he headed out to Agency night club in Hollywood with two guy pals.

“I’m not sure where his friends wandered off to, but this mystery brunette definitely had his full attention as Gerard stayed by her side the entire time he was at his table,” an onlooker tells PEOPLE. “They were flirting and dancing to the DJs.”