Articles Tagged 'John le Carre'

Tom Hiddleston

Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie to Star in ‘The Night Manager’

Hiddlestoners rejoice! In addition to taking on roles in Skull Island and I Saw the Light, The Hollywood Reporter has broken the news that Tom Hiddleston is set to star in the TV adaptation of John le Carré‘s The Night Manager. Not only that, he’s going to be joined by fellow Brit, Hugh Laurie. The Night […]

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Damian Lewis Set to Star in Spy Flick ‘Our Kind of Traitor’

Homeland’s Damian Lewis joins fellow Brits Ewan McGregor and Naomie Harris in the film adaptation of John le Carré’s espionage novel Our Kind of Traitor, reports Variety. Our Kind of Traitor revolves around an English couple, Perry (McGregor) and Gail (Harris), while on holiday in the Caribbean who meet a Russian businessman by the name of […]

Tinker Tailor’s Gary Oldman on Making a Smiley Face – with Glasses

Even if Gary Oldman takes home one of those little gold statuettes at the Oscars for his performance in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, he’s already given away another object of no little importance connected to the movie. The glasses that Oldman wore, playing melancholic spy George Smiley, are being auctioned off for charity. Few readers […]


Le Carre to Booker Prize: Include Me Out

Writer John le Carré has been selected for the shortlist of one of the world’s most prestigious literary awards. The only problem is, he doesn’t want it. “I am enormously flattered to be named as a finalist of the 2011 Man Booker International Prize,” le Carré said in a statement on his agent’s website. “However I […]