Articles Tagged 'Asa Butterfield'


WATCH: Two New Clips for ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’

Miss Peregrine director Tim Burton describes the orphanage’s mistress as a “scary Mary Poppins” in an interview with Entertainment Weekly. In the recently released clip below, we get to hear Miss Peregrine (Eva Green) describe what she is exactly in her own words. She’s not so scary and seems quite comforting actually: It’s just a guess, but she’s […]


WATCH: New Trailer for ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’

Director Tim Burton‘s film adaptation of the YA novel Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children hits theaters this coming September. Asa Butterfield (Hugo, Ender’s Game) takes on the role of 16-year-old Jake Portman (Jacob in the novel). After his grandfather’s passing, Jake follows clues to find out more about his grandfather and what actually happened leading […]


Sir Ben Kingsley (and Friends) Makes Surprise Visit to Secondary School

Students of Westminster Academy, in London, England, had no idea what they were signing up for when putting their name down for an after-school lecture. Sir Ben Kingsley and Ender’s Game co-stars actors Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield (Hugo) and Hailee Steinfeld (Romeo and Juliet) made a visit to the school as part of FilmClub’s initiative […]

‘Hugo’s Asa Butterfield and Sir Ben Kingsley to Reunite in ‘Ender’s Game’

Asa Butterfield, the 14-year-old British actor who’s been winning effusive praise for his portrayal of the title character in director Martin Scorsese‘s epic Hugo, will re-team with Sir Ben Kingsley in the new film Ender’s Game which begins shooting next month. “That’s going to be incredible, reuniting with him,” says Butterfield pointing out that the […]

14-Year Old Brit Asa Butterfield Carries Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’

Martin Scorsese’s new film Hugo relies heavily on the talents of 14-year-old British actor Asa Butterfield who, as the title character, appears in virtually every scene. But for Butterfield, who began acting seven years ago, there was never a moment when he thought he might not be able to pull it off. “You can’t afford […]