Tag Archives: Johnny Depp

Brit Binge Watching: Five British Serial Killer Thrillers You Can View Online

People are oddly fascinated by serial killers with many books, films and TV series being based on true and fictionalized stories like the BBC2′s highly-rated The Fall starring London-based Gillian Anderson (streaming on ...

Twitter Poll: Who’s Better Looking … Ricky Gervais vs Johnny Depp

Ricky Gervais (The Office) was “having a laugh” on his Twitter feed and asked fans the dubious question, “Seriously, who’s better looking?”, referring to himself or Johnny Depp. Why Depp?

News Roundup: Thompson, Winslet, Weisz Face Off Against Cosmetic Surgery

• Kate Winslet, Emma Thompson and Rachel Weisz have bonded over the issue of plastic surgery for female actresses. They have formed what they’re calling The British Anti-Cosmetic Surgery League, and resolve never to fall prey to ...

News Roundup: Helena Bonham Carter’s Clever Pitch, Daniel Craig Wants to Do Bollywood, and More Kids for the Beckhams?

Did you hear the story about the two Hollywood A-list stars who made a pitch to the BBC TV show Dragon’s Den? Well it goes like this:

If Christopher Eccleston Can’t Make A Good Beatles Film, Can Liam Gallagher?

Liam Gallagher has revealed that his production company has now finished work on the script for a movie about the Beatles’ near-ruinous business venture, Apple, and he’s now on the lookout for actors.

Do British Actors Keep Hollywood Franchises Like ‘Pirates’ Afloat?

Hollywood is addicted to the British.

While much has been written of late about all the comic book superhero roles being nabbed by English or Commonwealth-born actors, it’s the casting of supporting roles in blockbuster film series that is really keeping talented Brits ...

Scene-Stealing Judi Dench Makes Off with Latest ‘Pirates’ Sequel

Size – make that length – doesn’t matter to Dame Judi Dench. The English actress, 76, shows up for a mere minute, at most, in one of the funniest scenes in The Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, the fourth chapter in the ...

Royal Roundup: The Queen and Johnny Depp Are Distant Cousins?

First Kate Middleton and Ellen DeGeneres were reported to be distant 15th cousins, and now The Queen and Pirates of the Caribbean actor Johnny Depp are also long lost kin?

The Kings Speech And Harry Potter: Award Magnets

Last night, London’s Wembley Arena was host to the National Movie Awards, an event which seeks to reward outstanding achievement in the fields of cinematic art. You could probably have guessed that from the title, right?

Johnny Depp to Make Cameo in New Ricky Gervais BBC2 Comedy

Seriously, all that fuss over Ricky Gervais‘ cleverly cutting delivery at the 2011 Golden Globes in January seems like ages ago, doesn’t it?