A couple of weeks ago, we posed the question ‘Who is the British Kevin Bacon?’ as a way of celebrating those British character actors who have appeared in such a staggering variety of U.K.
The Full Monty is one of those films you can watch over and over again. Like you’re so happy when you come upon it when flipping channels.
Martin Luther King Jr.’s non-violent struggle to secure voting rights is a defining moment in American history, yet in the new film Selma it is told through a cast where the key roles are all played by British actors.
English actor Tom Wilkinson (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel) stars in the Australian thriller Felony, written by Joel Edgerton, who also stars in the film.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a story about a group of British retirees moving to India, must have clicked with audiences as a sequel has been confirmed, reports Radio Times.
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, …
Dame Maggie Smith is currently nominated for her third straight Emmy for her role as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey (available on Hulu.com).
It’s well known among actors that while leading roles may afford the most screen time and biggest pay checks, supporting roles offer the greater acting challenges and often juiciest lines and scenes.
How many recognizable British stars, senior division, can you cram into one movie? The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel manages to feature more than a half dozen, and since most of these stars are getting on in years, better to praise them …
Coming Soon has posted the British trailer for the Simon Pegg/Andy Serkis comedy, Burke & Hare, directed by John Landis. The film is “based on a true story” about two Irish grave-robbers, William Burke (Pegg) and William …