Articles Tagged 'Michael Bond'


5 Things You May Not Know About Paddington Bear

Now that Paddington the movie is finally hiting U.S. theaters, it seems a perfect moment to try and fill in some of the crucial details about the film’s hero for anyone who doesn’t quite understand what is going on, or why anyone should care enough to give the movie a go (apart from the fact […]


LISTEN: Hugh Bonneville Reads a Letter from Paddington

Are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin. For no reason other than the lightening of the day and the warming of the heart we present this, a letter written by Michael Bond from Paddington Bear to his Aunt Lucy, concerning Christmas with the Brown family. It was read out on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme […]

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PHOTOS: A Closer Look at Paddington Bear the Movie Star

English author Michael Bond‘s Paddington Bear is starring in a new live-action film; it’s his time to shine. The teaser trailer gave us a glimpse of the Peruvian bear, but just that … a glimpse. StudioCanal has released two new photos, with Paddington standing tall and strong, giving us a better idea of what to expect from […]

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‘Downton Abbey’ News Roundup: Dan Stevens Loses ‘Two Chins’

New episodes of Downton Abbey won’t air until September in the U.K. and, program your DVR now, January in the U.S. but the show and its cast members are still making news. Few actual plot developments for Season Four of the popular period drama are being leaked, but Downton’s stars, both past and present, have been out and […]