Articles Tagged 'Paul Bettany'

News Roundup: Victoria Beckham’s Slipped Disc

We’re well used to the idea that celebrities fiercely guard their privacy at times of high public interest, like when a child is born into their family. But did you know that part of the reason Victoria Beckham wasn’t seen much when little Harper was first born was because she’d hurt her back? Apparently she […]

The Tellyvangelist – Week of May 2 – 8

This week’s TV schedule is no longer dominated by royal wedding coverage, leaving the airwaves free for wall-to-wall Thor promo before its May 6 U.S. debut. The action film’s Brit-heavy cast will be all over the chat shows in the coming days. Check out the latest Tellyvangelist, your handy guide to all that British on […]

Paul Bettany Initially Wanted for ‘King’s Speech’ Lead?

Can you imagine anyone else in the lead role of King George VI in The King’s Speech besides the fantastic Colin Firth? We certainly can’t but the American screenwriter behind Tom Hooper‘s BAFTA-nominated film, David Seidler, had someone else in mind …at first. “When I initially wrote the screenplay, I immediately had Geoffrey Rush in […]