Articles Tagged 'Helen McCrory'

Helen McCrory poses in the Winners room at the House Of Fraser British Academy Television Awards 2016  at the Royal Festival Hall on May 8, 2016 in London, England.

Helen McCrory Goes from ‘Peaky Blinders’ to ‘Fearless’

We’ve always felt Peaky Blinders and Penny Dreadful star Helen McCrory deserves more recognition, and today’s news (August 16) means she might finally be about to get it. According to Deadline, she’s set to take the lead role in a new six-part legal thriller already being likened to Prime Suspect. Fearless will be written by Patrick Harbinson, who wrote Homeland starring Helen’s real-life husband Damian […]

Billie Piper in ‘Penny Dreadful’

WATCH: Billie Piper Returns in ‘Penny Dreadful’ Trailer

The second series of the spook-fest Penny Dreadful is on the way, and to double check the adrenal glands and the creeped-out cortex of the brain, so everyone is ready, Showtime have released a trailer. If you want to play a little game, try and spot how many British actors appear in the trailer alone. […]

Matt Damon, Paul Greengrass

Brits with Birthdays: Paul Greengrass Goes to Sea, and More

Director Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Ultimatum), a journalist turned filmmaker, got an early birthday present when the prestigious New York Film Festival announced late last month that his new movie, Captain Phillips, will debut as the festival’s opening night movie on Sept. 27. Greengrass, who was born in Surrey and graduated from Cambridge, turns 58 tomorrow (Aug. […]