Tag Archives: Ralph Fiennes

WATCH: Felicity Jones Keeps Mum When It Comes to ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2′

British actress Felicity Jones has a role in the forthcoming Spider-Man movie but she won’t really talk about it. It’s her first big Hollywood film and it’s been widely reported that she plays a villain.

WATCH: Ralph Fiennes Shows Off Comedic Skills in ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’

For an actor best known for dramatic roles, Ralph Fiennes has been winning praise for his comic turn portraying a flamboyant concierge in director Wes Anderson’s new period film The Grand Budapest Hotel, which opens on Friday (March ...

‘Getting On’s Joanna Scanlan Talks About Nudity in ‘Invisible Woman’ and More

Comic actress Joanna Scanlan is anything but invisible in The Invisible Woman, her new movie opening in U.S. theaters on Dec. 25.

Watch: Wes Anderson’s Brit-filled ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ Trailer

Director Wes Anderson apparently had the Anglophile Handbook in his back pocket when casting his latest film The Grand Budapest Hotel with the star-studded cast all sorts of Britished up, starring Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Jude Law, ...

WATCH: Helena Bonham Carter in the ‘Great Expectations’ Trailer

Director Mike Newell’s film adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, starring the Britished up cast of Jeremy Irvine (War Horse), Toby Irvine, Holliday Grainger (The Borgias), Ralph Fiennes, Robbie Coltrane, Sally ...

New York Film Festival to Honor Ralph Fiennes

The New York Film Festival knows quality when it sees it. The prestigious festival has just announced that it will be honoring the British actor Ralph Fiennes with a gala tribute on Oct. 9.

Shakespeare Day: In Honor of the Bard of Avon

Poet and playwright William Shakespeare is celebrated on April 23 each year, affectionately known as Shakespeare Day, and while today is not a bank holiday (people don’t get the day off of work) in the U.K.

Happy 50th Birthday Ralph Fiennes!

Ralph Fiennes turns 50 today. Happy Birthday!

These days Fiennes is known to children, and adults, worldwide as “the name we do not speak” (Lord Valdemort) in the Harry Potter franchise.

Martin Freeman Feels Left Out

Martin Freeman is quite popular these days starring opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in the critically acclaimed Sherlock; and, of course, he is Bilbo Baggins in the forthcoming The Hobbit. Yet, he’s whinging about not making the cut ...

The Brit List: The Fifteen Greatest Actors Who Were Almost James Bond

Over the 50 years since James Bond first stalked that bloody circle at the beginning of Dr No, many, many actors have been considered for the role. Some have been dismissed by producers, some have ruled themselves out due to concerns ...