Articles Tagged 'Cillian Murphy'


WATCH: Jamie Dornan and Cillian Murphy Fight Nazis in ‘Anthropoid’

The assassination of high-ranking Nazi Reinhard Heydrich in 1942 has inspired many films, including Hangmen Also Die! by Fritz Lang and Bertolt Brecht, and Hitler’s Madman, both released in 1943, the Czech film Atentát in 1964, and The Price of Freedom in 1975, not to mention numerous novels and a short story by Jim Shepard. Why so […]


‘Peaky Blinders’ Gets Two New Seasons

Fans of Peaky Blinders rejoice! Not only does the third season start on Netflix this coming Tuesday (May 31), but there’s now a whole lot more of the 1920s British gangster drama to look forward to. That’s because the BBC has ordered not one, but two more seasons of the popular series. News of the show’s renewal was accompanied by […]

Cillian Murphy attends the Red Carpet Arrivals for the European Film Premiere of “In The Heart Of The Sea”>> at Empire Leicester Square on December 2, 2015 in London, England.

Cillian Murphy Joins Star-Studded WWII Epic ‘Dunkirk’

Not since Tom Hanks hauled himself ashore in Steven Spielberg‘s Saving Private Ryan has a World War II movie had such a star-studded line-up as Dunkirk. This time it’s Christopher Nolan in the director’s chair, and the cast he’s assembled so far puts your average branch of Madame Tussauds to shame. The Wrap is now […]

Five Fast-Rising British Bad Guys

Playing the hero may get you the girl, but playing the bad guy can be a whole lot more fun for an actor. Arguably, no one plays baddies in Hollywood blockbusters better than Brits. But as advancing years reduce the number of sneering, preening arch-villain roles still appropriate for Jeremy Irons, Alan Rickman and Anthony […]

WATCH: ‘Retreat’ Teaser Featuring Cillian Murphy, Thandie Newton

In Retreat, Irish thespian Cillian Murphy and London-born actress Thandie Newton play Martin and Kate, a married couple who seek some personal time on a secluded island. Once settled, they eventually come across an injured soldier named Jack, as played by dapper English actor Jamie Bell, who maintains that a lethal virus is spreading across […]