Articles Tagged 'Cate Blanchett'


Mark Ruffalo Spills Beans on Cate Blanchett Joining Marvel Family

Is Cate Blanchett signed on to star in the next installment of the Thor trilogy? The Australian actress joked about joining the superhero franchise with Jimmy Kimmel earlier in the month, ultimately dodging the question. But when asked about it, Marvel star Mark Ruffalo did not hold back. Ruffalo, who starred as the Hulk in 2012’s The Avengers […]

Idris Elba in ‘Beasts of No Nation’ (Photo: Netflix)

Idris Elba Gets Double Nomination in Golden Globes List

Idris Elba is having a very good week. After securing an NAACP nod on Tuesday and three SAG nominations less than a day ago, the star of BBC AMERICA’s Luther has his name down for two Golden Globes. This year’s nominations have just been announced, and he’s listed in the best supporting actor category, for […]


Love Story ‘Carol’ Has ‘No Political Agenda’

“Gay or straight, you can relate to this movie because it is just a love story,” says Rooney Mara, who stars opposite Cate Blanchett in Carol, a 1950s lesbian romance which opens today (Friday). It’s really a story of love at first sight between the socialite Carol, portrayed by Blanchett, and a younger Manhattan department […]


10 Australian Series You Can Stream Online

Australian actors like Cate Blanchett, Geoffrey Rush, and Russell Crowe (just to name a few) play British so well. In addition to these amazing actors, there’s some outstanding programming coming out of Australia. In recognition of Australia Day (January 26), here are ten Aussie imports you can watch online: 1. Kath and Kim You really only need one […]

Mrs Brown

13 Definitive Portrayals of British Monarchs in Film and TV

Life is never boring if you’re the head of a country. There are international treaties to oversee, bitter arguments to overcome, threats from rivals and countries to conquer, and sometimes your personal life can’t help but get in the way, crown or no crown. These are the kind of stories that are irresistible for script-writers and movie […]

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WATCH: The New ‘Hobbit’ Trailer

The new trailer for Peter Jackson’s film adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey has been released by Warner Bros with BBC’s Sherlock star Martin Freeman taking on the lead role of Bilbo Baggins. He runs out of the village declaring to the rest of the hobbits, “I’m going on an adventure!” If he only knew […]