Tag Archives: Hugh Bonneville

British Acting Heavyweights Gather for ‘The Hollow Crown’

It was already reported back in April that Benedict Cumberbatch was going to be playing Richard III in a new Shakespeare adaptation for the BBC, as part of a sequel to the 2012 series The Hollow Crown. If you thought that that was as ...

‘Downton Abbey’ Cast React Classily to ‘Water-gate’

It’s not often you get to add the suffix “-gate” to a scandal and have it fit so perfectly with the reason people add the suffix “-gate” to scandals in the first place. That’s just one of many reasons ...

Colin Firth: “Paddington Simply Doesn’t Have My Voice”

When the first teaser trailer for the forthcoming Paddington movie came out, and we got a first glimpse of the bear and the hat and the duffle coat, it seemed perfectly reasonable not to have heard him speak.

WATCH: The ‘Paddington’ Trailer is Finally Here

I don’t know where anyone gets off saying Friday 13 is unlucky, cos there’s been a bumper crop of movie news today that should keep anyone counting their lucky stars for a month at least.

PHOTOS: A Closer Look at Paddington Bear the Movie Star

English author Michael Bond‘s Paddington Bear is starring in a new live-action film; it’s his time to shine. The teaser trailer gave us a glimpse of the Peruvian bear, but just that … a glimpse.

‘Downton Abbey’ News Roundup: Maggie Smith Hires a Maid, Elizabeth McGovern Lands a Film Role, Plus a Juicy George Clooney Rumor

Just because Downton Abbey is on hiatus on both sides of the Atlantic doesn’t mean there’s no news being made by the hit British series and its cast members.

LISTEN: Benedict Cumberbatch and Hugh Bonneville Reading Children’s Stories

This week, the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on BBC Radio 2 have been running a very special competition, encouraging children to write short stories. The winners were announced from the Hay festival, earlier this morning, and read out by ...

WATCH: Hugh Bonneville and Jessica Hynes Are Back In ‘W1A’

Tonight, the BBC in the U.K. are showing the first episode of W1A, the sequel to the hugely successful comedy mockumentary Twenty Twelve.

Recap: Life Gets Bazaar at Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey was as busy as London’s Paddington Station with all the comings and goings in Season Four’s seventh episode. Lady Mary’s various beaus kept popping up like toast, Aunt Rosamund paid a visit and the entire village ...

Recap: ‘Downton Abbey’s’ Lady Mary Finds Love, or at Least Like, in a Pigpen

It is busy, busy, busy both upstairs and downstairs at Downton Abbey in Season Four’s sixth episode. There are arrivals and departures, several possible romances brewing, an abortion contemplated and Downton’s oldest resident, the ...