Articles Tagged 'David Oyelowo'

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WATCH: Who Should Be the Next James Bond?

Daniel Craig stars as 007 once again in Spectre, the 24th film in the James Bond franchise. While the film is sure to be a U.S. blockbuster, it seems that we just can’t stop talking about who’ll be the next Bond once Craig hangs up his suspenders. In this episode of the Anglophenia YouTube series, […]

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David Oyelowo Excited to Give James Bond New Voice

We can’t blame British actor David Oyelowo for saying loud and proud that he is the new James Bond, having been asked by the Ian Fleming estate to voice 007 in the recording of a new Bond novel Trigger Mortis, reports The Independent. Oyelowo (Selma, Interstellar) thought it was really “special” to be approached by […]

Captive

WATCH: David Oyelowo Stars in ‘Captive’ Trailer

David Oyelowo (Selma, Lee Daniels’ The Butler) stars in the heartbreaking true story Captive, opposite American actress Kate Mara(House of Cards), reports ComingSoon.net. Oyelowo takes on the role of escaped convict Brian Nichols, who takes recovering drug addict Ashley Smith (Mara) hostage in her own home. The film adaptation is based on Smith’s retelling of […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch’s Drama Teacher on his “Outstanding” Talent

Martin Tyrell, the Harrow school drama teacher who first spotted that Benedict Cumberbatch was very, very good at acting, has been speaking to the Radio Times about his moment of revelation, which occurred when Benedict was just 13-years-old. “He was obviously an outstanding actor – a combination of intuition and intellect. It’s probably once in […]

The Weinstein Company & Netflix’s 2015 Golden Globes After Party Presented By FIJI Water, Lexus, Laura Mercier And Marie Claire – Red Carpet

Snapshot: British Stars at the Golden Globes & After Parties

Let’s kick off the awards season with some Brit spotting at the 2015 Golden Globes. Some of our favorite British actors were in attendance to accept awards, present awards, rub elbows with their Hollywood counterparts, or just take a spin around the after parties. Here’s who we spotted: Eddie Redmayne Felicity Jones  Ruth Wilson Dominic West Joanne […]

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‘Selma’: A Very American Story Told Through British Actors

Martin Luther King Jr.’s non-violent struggle to secure voting rights is a defining moment in American history, yet in the new film Selma it is told through a cast where the key roles are all played by British actors. King is being portrayed to great acclaim by David Oyelowo, who was raised in the U.K. […]

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WATCH: Brad Pitt Teaches David Oyelowo’s Name in Song

Whatever you may think about Brad Pitt as an actor, or celebrity, you can’t deny his name is easy to get right. It’s just two syllables, with some soft consonants and a long vowel in the first half and a short, sharp second. Brad. Pitt. Brad Pitt. Braaaaad. Pitt. Easy peasy. He possibly hasn’t had […]

Benedict Cumberbatch and Reese Witherspoon

WATCH: Why Is Benedict Snogging Reese Witherspoon?

Note: that’s her full name above, he’s not snogging her with an actual spoon, that would be messy. So, yesterday the New York Times magazine published a selection of videos called 9 Kisses, to celebrate the dramatic arts. They encouraged actors to cop off (as the British would say) for the camera as a way […]

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