Articles Tagged 'Jennifer Ehle'

Jeremy Irons leaving Scott’s Restaurant, London, Britain – 10 Ju

Brits with Birthdays: Jeremy Irons Reaches a Major Marker, and More

Jeremy Irons is about to become a senior citizen. The British actor, equally adept at portraying both romantic heroes and bounders, turns 65 this Thursday (Sept. 19). The Oscar-winning star (for 1990’s Reversal of Fortune) has been landing leading roles for the past four decades, beginning on British TV in such series as The Pallisers (1974), Love for Lydia (1977) and Brideshead […]

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10 British Acting Families (Who Are Not the Redgraves)

This week Doctor Who fans will get to see mother-daughter duo Dame Diana Rigg and Rachael Stirling in “The Crimson Horror.” The actresses will also be playing a mother-daughter pair in the show with Rigg as Winifred Gillyflower and Stirling as Ada Gillyflower. This is not the first British family affair in show business, let […]

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WATCH: Warm Up with Heated British Costume Drama Scenes

It’s that heartwarming time of year that only rolls around once. You guessed it, it’s time to get cozy on the couch with that special loved one – yep, your laptop – and check out some heated scenes from British costume dramas. The Young Victoria The new bride (Emily Blunt) doesn’t have time to take a proper honeymoon, […]


WATCH: Jennifer Ehle On ‘Zero Dark Thirty’s’ Women

British-American actress Jennifer Ehle, who plays a CIA operative in the forthcoming film Zero Dark Thirty, believes the film’s screenplay is unusual for the way in which it presents women.    Ehle stars alongside Jessica Chastain, also a CIA analyst, who’s at the forefront of the search for Osama bin Laden. Ehle says: “You have two […]

British Actors Invade Steven Soderbergh’s Ensemble Thriller ‘Contagion’

It begins with a cough. That’s the first sound you hear, before there’s even a picture on the screen, at the start of Contagion, director Steven Soderbergh‘s gripping new thriller about the spread of a deadly infectious epidemic. The all-star cast of this ambitious ensemble drama, which opens Friday (Sept. 9), includes Brits Kate Winslet, […]