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By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on December 1st, 2014
It seems to be an unwritten rule of movie fandom these days. If you can’t see Benedict Cumberbatch in the cast list of an exciting new movie, but there is any kind of mystery around one of the characters, people will immediately ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on November 28th, 2014
The Star Wars franchise has always had very strong links with the U.K. and not just because a good deal of the cast were British.
Movie stars of all stripes, THIS is how you let people know that you’ll be appearing in a new film, and that you’re excited about it. Forget the enthusiastic press-release, shun the leaked information to a gossipy website or ...
Frankly, this could all just be the kind of overexciteable hogwash you read when there’s a new installment from a beloved movie franchise on the way and it’s got a moveable feast of a cast and the possibility of a ton of ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on May 4th, 2014
It’s May 4, which means that because of a pun—the pun that is now bigger than an entire galaxy, far, far away— it is Star Wars day.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 30th, 2014
After so much intense speculation as to who will be making an appearance in J.J. Abrams’ new Star Wars movie, when the actual cast list appeared yesterday it was almost a disappointment.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on April 8th, 2014
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 ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on February 6th, 2014
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’
By staff | Posted on November 15th, 2013
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.
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 ...