Articles Tagged 'Clive Owen'


Clive Owen Set to Star in Sci-Fi Flick ‘Valerian’

British actor Clive Owen has been spotted recently on American television, starring in the first season of the Cinemax original The Knick in 2014. The early-20th-century medical drama has been renewed for a second season, returning this fall on October 16. Owen, who’s been the lead in films like 2004’s Closer and 2005’s Sin City, is […]

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10 British Boys’ Names That Struggled To Cross the Pond

Clive Owen is a lucky man. Not only is today his 50th birthday, but he’s been given the gift of double first names, like Elton John, Ben Elton, and Daniel Craig. He is also blessed with a first name that has never really caught on in America. The record company mangnate Clive Davis may disagree, […]

British actor Clive Owen arrives on the red carpet for the film “Intruders” during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival

First Look: Clive Owen in ‘Words and Pictures’, Premiering at TIFF

Clive Owen (Closer) portrays Jack Marcus, a frustrated writer, who is working as a teacher at a prep school in director Fred Schepisi’s Words and Pictures. Owen stars opposite Juliette Binoche (Cosmopolis), a struggling artist/art teacher, and the two spark a school-wide debate over what’s more powerful, the written word or visual picture? The film […]


WATCH: Clive Owen Does Battle for ‘Shadow Dancer’

“It’s a battle, it’s David and Goliath,” says actor Clive Owen as he acknowledges just how tough it is for a small film like Shadow Dancer to make headway at the box office in the U.S. in the midst of blockbuster season. This should be the player used to embed videos. But Owen was diligently […]

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WATCH: Andrea Riseborough: Misses Socially Integrated Britain

Ask U.S.-based Andrea Riseborough, who’s rapidly becoming one of the most accomplished actresses of her generation, what’s better about Britain and she responds that it’s the country’s socially diverse nature. “Our society is so integrated in such a wonderful way,” says the actress who grew up in England but who now lives in Idaho. This […]

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Five Upcoming TV Remakes of British Productions

A handful of UK productions are being remade stateside and are either in pre-production or pilot stage. While we don’t have clips of the new shows, we have a bit of an update on each, and want to take a peek at the originals. We know, we know … some shows just haven’t worked out […]

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Dame Maggie Smith, Brits Lead Field at the 2012 SAG Awards

The nominations have just be announced for the Screen Actor’s Guild awards, 2012, and it is fair to say that the Brits have done a very nice job. So much so that only two awards are unblessed by British influence, and Dame Maggie Smith may well end the night on the phone to a carpenter, […]

‘Man on Wire’ Filmmaker Directs Clive Owen and Andrea Riseborough

After making its debut at Sundance, the IRA thriller Shadow Dancer starring Clive Owen and Andrea Riseborough will be screened at a gala premiere at the Berlin Film Festival on Sunday night (February 12). Getting a high profile slot at Berlin is good news for its British director James Marsh, best known for his non-fiction […]

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