Articles Tagged 'Kristin Scott Thomas'

Felicity, Eddie and their new friend Bafta (Pic: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images)

BAFTA Roundup: Eddie Redmayne IS the Best Actor

The BAFTA Film Awards have only just finished, the confetti being packed away and the red carpet rolled up for another ceremony on another day. And it’s clear that in the big battle of the boffins between Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne, there has been a clear winner, and it’s not Sherlock. In fact, The […]


John Hurt and Kristin Scott Thomas Top the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

Our congratulations go to two of the U.K.’s most beloved acting luminaries, as John Hurt and Kristin Scott Thomas have been made a knight and a dame respectively in the Queen’s 2015 New Year’s Honours List. A twice-yearly tradition, the Queen’s honors are handed out at the beginning and halfway points of the year (the latter being known […]

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New York Film Festival to Honor Ralph Fiennes

The New York Film Festival knows quality when it sees it. The prestigious festival has just announced that it will be honoring the British actor Ralph Fiennes with a gala tribute on Oct. 9. In making the announcement, the festival, running from Sept. 27 to Oct. 13 in Manhattan, explained that its galas celebrate “individuals working in film […]


Cannes Film Festival Gets Britished Up

The Cannes do spirit is soon upon us. In less than two weeks, everyone who is anyone in the film world will be chomping on croissants while sauntering down the Croisette in Cannes. Begnning May 15, the beachside town on the French Riviera will be home to the 66th Cannes Film Festival. (The 12-day movie […]

‘Old Times’ play at the Harold Pinter Theatre, London, Britain –

Kristin Scott Thomas Flip Flops Role in Pinter Production

Kristin Scott Thomas (Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, Nowhere Boy) and Lia Williams (Dirty Weekend) have signed up to role-share in Harold Pinter’s play Old Times, reports the London Evening Standard. Scott Thomas and Williams will be learning both roles for Kate and Anna. Every three performances the actresses will switch roles. And, to make […]

Two Brit Movies in Theaters: ‘Nowhere Boy’ and ‘Tamara Drewe’

Anglo-cinephiles will be spoiled with two major film releases this weekend. First up, there’s the wide release of the John Lennon biopic Nowhere Boy, the feature film debut for artist Sam Taylor-Wood. It stars Kick-Ass‘s Aaron Johnson as Lennon, Kristin Scott Thomas as his Aunt Mimi, and Anne-Marie Duff as his mother Julia. That’s quite […]

The Other Boleyn Girl Trailer Has Been Released: Watch It

The trailer for The Other Boleyn Girl – starring Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson, and mmmmm, Eric Bana – is now online. Quite funny that the three main roles are played by two Americans and an Aussie, which I suppose is fair play given how Brits have infiltrated Hollywood. The script is from Peter Morgan, and […]