Articles Tagged 'Christopher Plummer'

Interview: Christopher Plummer on the Oscars

Christopher Plummer — widely seen as the frontrunner to pick up the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in Beginners — maintains Academy Award recognition has to be put in perspective. He says: “I think serious people like myself, actors like myself, love the words and the work first, and if you just happen […]

Ewan McGregor’s Mother Is Pressuring Him to Do Her Movie

Ewan McGregor hasn’t yet made up his mind if he’ll star in a forthcoming movie his mother is overseeing. The 40-year-old British actor explains: “My mother is executive-producing a movie that’s being made in the Isle of Shetland, and it’s a Scottish story. She is putting a little bit of pressure on me to play […]

The Entire ‘Sound of Music’ Cast Reunites on ‘Oprah’

The hills were alive on the set of The Oprah Winfrey Show on Thursday (October 28), where the celebrated talk-show host gathered the original 1965 Sound of Music cast for the first time in 45 years. Dame Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and the rest of the "von Trapp" children — Charmian Carr (Liesl), Nicholas Hammond […]