Tag Archives: Frankenstein

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 ...

Kristin Scott Thomas Flip Flops Role in Pinter Production

Kristin Scott Thomas (Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, Nowhere Boy) and Lia Williams (Dirty Weekend) have signed up to role-share in Harold Pinter’s play Old Times, reports the London Evening Standard.

Five Things You Might Not Have Known About Boris Karloff

You might not have known it, but this past weekend was Boris Karloff weekend. And not just in the sense that every Halloween is spiritually overseen by the famous horror movie actor.

Actress Naomie Harris: From First Grade to ‘Frankenstein’

Naomie Harris is busy these days.

The 34-year-old British actress, best known for her roles in 28 Days Later and the second and third installments of Pirates of the Caribbean, finished her final performance of Frankenstein, opposite co-stars Benedict Cumberbatch and ...

Danny Boyle’s ‘Frankenstein’ to Screen in U.S. Cinemas

Danny Boyle‘s Frankenstein officially opened at London’s National Theatre this week and so far, the reviews are mighty promising.

Underworld Reunites with Danny Boyle for ‘Frankenstein’

Danny Boyle‘s forthcoming stage interpretation of Frankenstein is set to have some spectacular sound courtesy of Underworld. The Guardian reports that Karl Hyde and Rick Smith will oversee a “soundscore” for the ...

Benedict Cumberbatch Wants ‘Thrills and Spills’ for ‘Frankenstein’

As previously reported, Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch will star alongside Jonny Lee Miller in Danny Boyle's Frankenstein play at London's National Theatre. When speaking with the BBC, the 34-year-old English thespian says ...

Cumberbatch and Boyle Team Up for ‘Frankenstein’ Play

Benedict Cumberbatch is set to join Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle for his forthcoming London stage interpretation of Frankenstein. The Sherlock star will perform alongside British actor Jonny Lee Miller (Dexter, Emma, ...