Articles Tagged 'Carey Mulligan'

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Helen Mirren Takes Home a Tony for Being The Queen

Dame Helen Mirren’s trophy cabinet should open up a separate wing just for awards she has received for playing Queen Elizabeth II. She already has an Oscar for The Queen, and an Olivier award for her part in The Audience—a play imagining what her weekly private meetings with the last eight prime ministers will have […]


WATCH: Carey Mulligan on Why Her ‘Madding Crowd’ Character Is Irresistible

In Far From the Madding Crowd, a fresh big screen adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s 1874 novel, Carey Mulligan plays the gutsy Bathsheba Everdene, a character who’s quite independent given what was the norm for women in Victorian England. Bathsheba wins the attentions of three different men played by actors Michael Sheen, Tom Sturridge and Matthias […]

Carey Mulligan at the ‘Far From The Madding Crowd’ premiere (Pic: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Two Carey Mulligan Movies Arrive At Once

It is officially ALL GO in the Carey Mulligan camp right now. Last night (April 15) was the premiere of Far From the Madding Crowd, in which she stars as Bathsheba Everdene, battling off the romantic attentions of Michael Sheen, Matthias Schoenaerts and Tom Sturridge. Not that it was all romance and glamor, particularly when […]

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WATCH: Carey Mulligan Stars in ‘Far From the Madding Crowd’ Trailer

Carey Mulligan (The Great Gatsby) stars opposite Michael Sheen (Masters of Sex) and Tom Sturridge (The Hollow Crown) in the film adaptation of Thomas Hardy’s Far From the Madding Crowd. Mulligan’s character, Bathsheba Everdene, has just arrived to a small farming village in 19th century England. She doesn’t utter a word in the trailer, but […]

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10 British Actors and the Iconic Roles They Didn’t Play

Show business often throws up arresting ways to illustrate the multiverse theory; that with every decision taken, a parallel world exists in which an alternative decision was taken instead. So, for example, there are universes where Adele’s relationship with her ex-boyfriend didn’t go sour, and “Rolling In The Deep” is a far happier song about […]

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Expect Brits Aplenty on the Red Carpet this Awards Season

What goes with red? That’s the question any number of British stars are asking themselves as they select outfits in which to walk the red carpet during awards season. The awards show marathon began officially a week ago when the Gotham Awards, which recognize work in American independent films, were handed out on Dec. 2 […]


WATCH: Carey Mulligan on Justin Timberlake: ‘He’s a Wonderful Actor’

The New York Film Festival is in full swing, and one of the big attractions has been the Coen Brothers‘ latest movie Inside Llewyn Davis, in which Carey Mulligan plays a rather unpleasant type. “She’s pretty aggressive, pretty angry,” says Mulligan when describing her character, a singer in the early ’69s folk music scene in […]

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