Tag Archives: Bill Nighy

Bill Nighy Gushes Over BBC2 Co-Star Christopher Walken

Really good, confident actors aren’t afraid to share the spot light as does Bill Nighy (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Love Actually) when lamenting about his BBC2 Turks & Caicos film co-star Christopher Walken, reports ...

Saluting ‘Love Actually’ on Its Tenth Anniversary

Raise a glass to toast the tenth anniversary of the U.S. release of British director-writer Richard Curtis’ Love Actually, an enchanting, Christmas-themed movie that even Scrooges can embrace.

Richard Curtis: Writing ‘Doctor Who’ Prepared Me for Doing ‘About Time’

About Time, an ever-so timey-wimey rom-com written and directed by Richard Curtis, arrived in limited release on November 1, ahead of a nationwide expansion this Friday (November 8). It tells the story of young British man (Domhnall ...

‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2’ is Happening

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a story about a group of British retirees moving to India, must have clicked with audiences as a sequel has been confirmed, reports Radio Times.

Brit Binge Watching: Five Dame Maggie Smith Films Available to View Online

Dame Maggie Smith is currently nominated for her third straight Emmy for her role as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey (available on Hulu.com).

WATCH: Trailer for Tom Stoppard’s ‘Darkside’ Radio Play

Writer Sir Tom Stoppard (Parade’s End, Anna Karenina) pays tribute to the 40th anniversary of Pink Floyd’s album Dark Side of the Moon with his BBC Radio 2 play, called Darkside, voiced by Bill Nighy (About Time), Rufus Sewell ...

Writer-Director Richard Curtis Debates Retiring from Directing

Writer-director Richard Curtis, the man behind screen favorites like Love Actually, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Four Weddings and a Funeral and Pirate Radio (just to name a few) is debating retiring from directing. His next film About ...

Hollywood Succumbs To Frankenstein Fever

Mary Shelley’s gothic tale of Promethian anguish has long held a fascination for movie audiences. So much so that there is still a popular confusion over whether the name Frankenstein applies to the crazed scientist that builds a ...

WATCH: Trailer For Richard Curtis’s Inter-Temporal RomCom ‘About Time’

This looks rather good. It’s the trailer for the new Richard Curtis movie, and he appears to have taken some direct inspiration from his experience of writing “Vincent and the Doctor” for Doctor Who.

Martin Freeman Feels Left Out

Martin Freeman is quite popular these days starring opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in the critically acclaimed Sherlock; and, of course, he is Bilbo Baggins in the forthcoming The Hobbit. Yet, he’s whinging about not making the cut ...