Mike Myers

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Shrek at 20: an unfunny and overrated low for blockbuster animation
The fairytale comedy was a hit with critics and audiences but its toilet humour, glibness and shoddy animation mark it out as a misfire

Scott Tobias

18, May, 2021 @6:04 AM

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'Mel Gibson said Wakanda forever': the best Oscars quotes and jokes
Olivia Colman’s self-deprecation, Lady Gaga’s tears and Spike Lee’s F-bomb … here is our roundup of the most memorable lines from the 91st Academy Awards

Guardian film

25, Feb, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Verne Troyer obituary
Actor best known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films

Ryan Gilbey

22, Apr, 2018 @1:45 PM

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Verne Troyer: a cult star who sustained a career with dignity and good humour | Peter Bradshaw
Troyer, who has died aged 49, famously incarnated Mike Myers’ clone Mini-Me in Austin Powers, and was at the forefront of pop culture’s modern challenge to bigotry

Peter Bradshaw

22, Apr, 2018 @10:32 AM

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Verne Troyer, actor who was Mini-Me in Austin Powers films, dies aged 49
Family announces death on social media sites, saying: ‘Verne was an extremely caring individual’

Martin Pengelly in New York

22, Apr, 2018 @7:05 AM

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Meet Tommy Maitland, the legendary English TV host (AKA Mike Myers)
The actor has been wearing heavy prosthetics to front ABC’s The Gong Show since last June, but his name has never appeared in the credits – until now

10, Jan, 2018 @3:48 PM

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Groovy baby! Why Austin Powers is this Halloween’s hottest look
A joke from the movie Baby Driver has become a costume trend as fans snap up masks depicting Mike Myers’s shagadelic super spy – instead of the antagonist of the Halloween films

29, Oct, 2017 @4:00 PM

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Beatle overboard! The best, and worst, rock star film cameos
As Paul McCartney dons hat and beard for the new Pirates of the Caribbean movie, we review past poptastic moments in movie history

Graeme Virtue

16, May, 2017 @5:00 AM

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Wayne’s World 3: the film ‘Fortress Hollywood’ wants you to see - not! | Ryan Gilbey
Wannabe writer Trevor Schindeler has been touting his script around Hollywood for the past 23 years to no avail. Time to get another idea?

Ryan Gilbey

24, Feb, 2016 @10:22 AM

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Revealed: Chris Farley's 'humble, bumbling' nice-guy Shrek
Audio of the late comic’s abandoned recordings for the 2001 animated smash has emerged, featuring a toned-down take on the angry green ogre

Ben Child

07, Aug, 2015 @3:45 PM

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Berlin 2015 review: 54: The Director's Cut – a disco-era Cabaret thrusting its way to delirium
An ode to the the glitterball era, 54 was sanitised beyond recognition before its first release. Now Mike Myers and Ryan Phillippe are revealed in all their hedonistic glory in this restoration of the original edit

Ryan Gilbey

12, Feb, 2015 @12:10 PM

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Sony considers online release of The Interview as free-speech criticisms continue
Country says it has evidence The Interview was made by the US government and threatens entire country in retaliation for any ‘proportional response’

Catherine Shoard

22, Dec, 2014 @7:55 AM

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