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By Leah Rozen | Posted on February 24th, 2011
Will The King’s Speech manage to win a kingly sized portion of the awards up for grabs this Sunday (February 27) at the Oscars? The British historical drama has been nominated for 12 gold statues, including Best Picture.
In this week’s Tellyvangelist — your weekly guide to all that’s British on U.S.
Forget all his amazing performances and that he’s up for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar this year for The Fighter. Here’s my favorite fact about the Welsh-born Christian Bale: his stepmother is Gloria Steinem, the feminist ...
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on February 9th, 2011
Christian Bale — current Oscar frontrunner for playing a crackhead, washed-up boxer in David O. Russell‘s The Fighter — is planning his next transformation.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on February 8th, 2011
Leave it to David Mitchell, star of Peep Show and That Mitchell and Webb Look, to give his own humorously cantankerous but thoughtful take on things. His target this week: Britain’s monopoly on America’s leading superhero ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on February 4th, 2011
Christian Bale has been all smiles since grabbing Best Supporting Actor trophies at both the Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards for his portrayal of Dicky Eklund in The Fighter.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on February 1st, 2011
Is this all some sort of post-colonial payback? Has a gang of rogue Brits suddenly descended upon Hollywood and replaced our American-born gods with UK ones?
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on January 31st, 2011
British actors are putting a stranglehold on Hollywood’s superhero roles. There’s Christian Bale as Batman, and more recently, The Social Network star Andrew Garfield has taken over for Tobey Maguire in the Spider-Man ...
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on January 25th, 2011
The King's Speech dominated this morning's (January 25) Oscar nominations, with 12 total nominations, including ones for Colin Firth (watch our interview), Helena Bonham Carter, Geoffrey Rush, and director Tom Hooper. Christian Bale received recognition for The Fighter, but there are some notable British snubs this year.
By Leah Rozen | Posted on January 24th, 2011
Movie fans will want to wake up early tomorrow. At 8:30 a.m.