Tag Archives: Paul Potts

Susan Boyle Biopic Moving Forward

Susan Boyle, the 2009 Winner of Britain’s Got Talent, won over the world with her blindsiding, unexpected voice and humbled demeanor. There’s been talk of a movie for a while but nothing concrete so far.

WATCH: Alexandra Roach on the Paul Potts Biopic: ‘It’s a Love Story’

After having won recognition playing the young Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, Welsh actress Alexandra Roach has continued to get good roles and is now poised to make quite an impact in the forthcoming film One Chance in which she ...

James Corden on His Starring Role in ‘One Chance’

In many ways the forthcoming movie One Chance, which had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival this week, is a star vehicle for British actor James Corden.

LOOK: James Corden Is Paul Potts In ‘One Chance’

British cinema loves to make movies in which people from humble or working-class origins turn out to be gifted or artistic in some way. There’s the one about the miner’s boy who becomes a ballet dancer (Billy Elliot), the ...

Brits with Birthdays: Sir Sean Connery, James Corden, Rupert Grint, and More

When it comes to birthdays, this week offers a bumper crop of famous Brits turning the page on yet another year.

Roundup: David Frankel to Direct Paul Potts Biopic

Three years ago, inspiring opera singer Paul Potts charmed the hearts of Britain's Got Talent with his stunning rendition of "Nessun dorma" from Puccini's Turandot. Judge Amanda Holden was brought to tears, while Simon Cowell ...

BoyleWatch: Paul Potts Sticks Up For Susan

Somebody’s got to stick up for Susan Boyle. The British tabloids are being unbelievably cruel to her, and Simon Cowell is even taking pops at her.

Britain’s Got Talent: Is This Guy the New Paul Potts?

Simon Cowell‘s talent-search series, Britain’s Got Talent, has been back on the air in the UK for a few weeks. But no contestant this season has garnered as much attention as Paul Potts, the tubby opera singer who became an ...

Paul Potts Gets Ripped by Critics. Also: George Michael Compared to Courtney Love

Opera critics have not been kind to Britain’s Got Talent winner Paul Potts. Chicago Tribune art critic Alan G.

Paul Potts Sweeps into America; Jamie Oliver Shrugs Off Terrorists

Fresh off his Britain’s Got Talent win, opera singer Paul Potts (a.k.a.