The Social Climber: John Travolta Wants to Play a Bond Villain

"Grease" star has his sights set on being a Bond villain.

ByABC News
February 9, 2014, 9:41 AM

Feb. 9, 2014— -- quicklist: 1title: John Travolta Wants to Be a Bond Villaintext: John Travolta has played a lot of iconic roles, from Danny Zuko in "Grease" to Tony Manero in "Saturday Night Fever," but there's one particular role that has eluded him: a villain in a James Bond film.

"I would love that. They're going a different way with their villain in this next film but I've spoken to (producer) Barbara Broccoli about it and she loves the idea, so that would be great," he said in an interview with the Telegraph.

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quicklist: 2title: Woody Allen Responds to Dylan Farrow's Abuse Allegationstext: Woody Allen has responded to the sexual assault allegations reopened by his adopted daughter Dylan Farrow in open letter published in the New York Times last Sunday.

Allen, 78, rejected the molestation claims, saying it was his ex-partner Mia Farrow, who vengefully orchestrated the whole thing, coaching a then 7-year-old Dylan to make the allegations. He also said he's not sure if his son Ronan is his or was fathered by Frank Sinatra.

Dylan Farrow then responded to Allen's op-ed.

"Woody Allen has an arsenal of lawyers and publicists but the one thing he does not have on his side is the truth," she told ABC News. "I hope this is the end of his vicious attacks and of the media campaign by his lawyers and publicists as he's promised. I won't let the truth be buried and I won't be silenced."

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quicklist: 3title: Let the Games Begin!text: The opening ceremonies of the 22nd Winter Olympic Games were held Friday in Sochi, Russia.

The Sochi games are the largest and most expensive event in Winter Olympic history. Estimated to cost $50 billion, this year's games include 98 events, 12 of which are new.

The opening ceremonies included hundreds of Russian performers and one large snafu that made headlines.

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quicklist: 4title: Bill Nye Debates Creationisttext: Bill Nye was once again the "Science Guy" at a debate earlier this week against the founder of the Creation Museum.

Nye debated against Ken Ham at the Creation Museum in Kentucky on the topic of "How did we get here?" from the perspectives of faith and science, according to the Associated Press. Ham argued that the earth is only 6,000 years old, while Nye tried to convince the audience that the scientific community's claim that the earth is "billions and billions" of years is old was a better argument.


quicklist: 5title: Doritos Commercial Champ Gets $1 Million Paydaytext: Ryan Thomas Anderson is $1 million richer than he was at this time last Sunday.

A 30-second Super Bowl commercial made by a single dad that cost less than $300 and starred his son and his dog has earned the aspiring filmmaker the seven figure pay day.

Anderson was announced on Monday as the winner of the Doritos "Crash the Super Bowl" commercial contest.

Check out the winning ad here.

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