Tag Archives: Star Wars

The Unfamous Five: British Actors You Never Saw In ‘Star Wars’

As with any science fiction that requires people to don robot heads, rubber masks and other assorted prosthetic costumes, a lot of people have been in the Star Wars franchise without ever becoming instantly recognisable as they walk ...

Is Gary Oldman Going To Be In The New ‘Star Wars’ Movie?

He certainly seems to think so.

In a recent interview with Sky Movies, Gary Oldman was asked the question a LOT of actors must be being asked right now: have you heard anything from JJ Abrams about the new Star Wars movie and are you in it (and if you are in it, tell ...

WATCH: Simon Pegg on ‘Mission: Impossible 5,’ ‘Star Trek’ Director Rumors, and Why He’s Unlikely to Do ‘Star Wars’

He is one of the most in-demand actors around, and now Simon Pegg has spoken to Anglophenia about several of his upcoming film projects.

10 Sci-Fi Franchises Influenced by ‘Doctor Who’

Let’s be fair, all science fiction is drawn from a small pot of ideas, most often based around where science fact (and cultural reality) has got to when the ideas are first minted. And the more science fiction there is, the fewer ...

Five Actors That Would Be Terrible As Christian Grey

The production of the 50 Shades of Grey film was always going to dogged by gossip and conjecture. Given the huge popularity of the book, and its racy subject matter, how could anyone resist taking five enjoyable minutes to imagine their ...

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch, Harrison Ford Play Coy About ‘Star Wars’ Film on ‘Graham Norton’

Harrison Ford and Benedict Cumberbatch have appeared together as guests on The Graham Norton Show in an episode that will air Saturday, October 19 at 10 pm/9c. Here’s a clip from that appearance that will set geeky hearts ...

Snapshot: 27 Photos of 1970s London

The 1970s started off with the break up of The Beatles but ended on a good note with the celebration of the Queen’s Silver Jubilee in 1977.

Simon Pegg: “I Don’t Want To Be In ‘Star Wars’”

Let’s not start this on the wrong foot. Simon Pegg, the grown man actor, may have once been a kid with a crazy dream and a wardrobe full of action figures (back, incidentally, when they were more properly known as action ...

Benedict Cumberbatch: “As An Actor, You’re Looking For The Infinite”

There is a fantastic interview with Benedict Cumberbatch in The Hollywood Reporter right now, in which he rather grumpily hacks away at a good few of the recent big stories around his future career plans, bickers with his interviewer, ...

Is Benedict Cumberbatch Going To Be In ‘Star Wars’ Now?

Actually, forget the question at the top here. It’s a stupid question.