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WATCH: Tracey Ullman on 'Into the Woods'

Tracey Ullman, who plays Jack’s mother in the big screen musical Into the Woods, is a big fan of the work. She says: “It’s always been an extraordinary musical, but everyone gets their wish, and then it all goes wrong, it falls ...

WATCH: Steve Coogan is Just as Keen on Screenwriting as Acting

British actor Steve Coogan, who can be seen reprising the role of the miniature Roman emperor Octavius in Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, finds screenwriting a grounding experience and as rewarding as acting.

WATCH: Ricky Gervais Remembers ‘Night at the Museum’ Co-Star Robin Williams

As the year draws to a close the show business world continues to mourn those we’ve lost in 2014. At the Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb premiere, the last film in which Robin Williams appears, Ricky Gervais, who worked ...

WATCH: Timothy Spall on Learning to Paint for Prize-Winning Role

Timothy Spall was in New York doing promotional interviews for his celebrated portrayal of the British landscape painter J.M.W Turner in the film Mr.

WATCH: Matt Lucas Has a TV Awakening After Binge Session

British comedian and actor Matt Lucas had his hands full with hosting this week’s International Emmy Awards in NYC, which honors excellence in television from around the world. He took some time to talk to us about his newfound ...

WATCH: Olivia Colman Gets the Butterflies Before Award Shows

British actress Olivia Colman, who was at the International Emmy Awards in New York on Monday night, nominated for her role as Detective Sergeant Ellie Miller in the TV series Broadchurch, admits she gets quite anxious before awards ...

WATCH: Is Felicity Jones a Lock for the Best Actress Oscar Race?

Felicity Jones once again shows she can really act in The Theory of Everything, in which stars as the wife of the British physicist Stephen Hawking opposite Eddie Redmayne.

WATCH: Sting Makes Broadway Debut as Lyricist and Composer with ‘The Last Ship’

It was a big night for Sting on Sunday (October 26) at the Neil Simon Theatre in New York City as he made his debut as a lyricist and composer on the Broadway stage with The Last Ship. It’s a project which he’s spent several years ...

WATCH: ‘Gone Girl’ Star Rosamund Pike on Her Biggest Role to Date

35-year-old British actress Rosamund Pike will be appearing in her biggest screen role to date as Amy Dunne in the mystery thriller Gone Girl when it opens in U.S. cinemas today (October 3).

WATCH: Britain’s Alexander Sharp: The Next Broadway Star?

These are testing times for British actor Alexander Sharp. He has been plucked from relative obscurity to take on the leading role of Christopher Boone, a 15-year-old mathematical genius with behavioral problems, in the Broadway ...