Articles Tagged 'Eddie Marsan'


‘Strange & Norrell’: How to Dress Like a 19th Century Gentleman

With Bertie Carvel cutting a dashing figure in the upcoming Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell (BBC AMERICA, Saturday, June 13 at 10/9c), you could be forgiven for wanting to follow in his footsteps to try and get that distinctive, 19th century gentleman look. An important thing to note about Strange & Norrell is that it’s set just prior to the […]


‘Strange & Norrell’: Meet Bertie Carvel and Eddie Marsan

The seven-part magic-based miniseries Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell premieres on BBC AMERICA this Saturday, June 13 at 10/9c (watch premiere now on—and if its success in its homeland so far is anything to go by, it’s sure to make superstars out of its two lead actors, Bertie Carvel (Strange) and Eddie Marsan (Norrell). But […]

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VOTE: Who is the British Kevin Bacon?

A couple of weeks ago, we posed the question ‘Who is the British Kevin Bacon?’ as a way of celebrating those British character actors who have appeared in such a staggering variety of U.K. films and TV shows that you could use their various projects as stepping stones to access almost every other working actor […]

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Who is the British Kevin Bacon?

Anglophenians, we need you to help us solve a puzzle. We’re all fairly familiar with the way Kevin Bacon‘s name has become a ubiquitous term to describe, well, ubiquity. It started as a punning title for a game—Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon—in which you try and work out a journey of work associations, jumping across […]


WATCH: New Trailer for ‘The World’s End’

The boys are back in town — Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Eddie Marsan — and they’re ready to kick some alien butt in Edgar Wright‘s The World’s End. Working Title Films has released a new trailer with new bits: We meet Simon Pegg’s love interest (Rosamund Pike); the boys realize they haven’t changed and […]

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WATCH: Simon Pegg Reveals First Trailer For ‘The World’s End’

This is no time to muck about. We’ve been waiting to see what the third installment of Edgar Wright, Nick Frost and Simon Pegg’s ‘Cornetto Trilogy’ would be like for (*checks watch*) oh, flipping AGES now. We know it’s got an impressive cast (Paddy Considine, Martin Freeman, Rosamund Pike, Eddie Marsan, Reece Shearsmith and Mark […]

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‘The World’s End’ Release Date Moved

Writer and director Edgar Wright has taken to Twitter to announce schedule changes for the upcoming film The World’s End co-written with actor pal Simon Pegg, who stars in the film. The follow up to Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz will be moved up a month and released in the UK on July […]

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First Look: Simon Pegg and Nick Frost Reunite in ‘The World’s End’

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost reunite in The World’s End, reports The Daily Blam. Like Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz, The World’s End is a collaboration co-written by Pegg and Edgar Wright. Joining the team are actors Martin Freeman (Sherlock; The Hobbit), Paddy Considine (Hot Fuzz), Eddie Marsan (Snow White and the Huntsman), […]


The Brit List: Top Ten British Character Actors in Movies Today

It’s well known among actors that while leading roles may afford the most screen time and biggest pay checks, supporting roles offer the greater acting challenges and often juiciest lines and scenes. As Britain’s Eddie Marsan, one of the most talented character actors working today, once said, “I have friends who are leading men, and […]

WATCH: New Trailer For Paddy Considine’s ‘Tyrannosaur’

Tyrannosaur is a new film, written and directed by the astonishing British actor  Paddy Considine. Having written and directed the BAFTA-winning short film Dog Altogether, Paddy has turned in his first full length opus, very loosely based on his own father. The film stars Peter Mullan (Trainspotting, Boy A, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows) […]

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