Articles Tagged 'Rachel Weisz'

Kate Winslet Makes Exit, Rachel Weisz Steps In for ‘The Favourite’

There’s been some chatter about Rachel Weisz’s actor husband Daniel Craig‘s recent comments about playing Bond, and since the dust has cleared, it’s probably much ado about nothing. Now it’s Weisz who has people’s chins wagging. She’s set to take on the role of Queen Anne’s confidant Sarah in the forthcoming film The Favourite. Kate Winslet was originally […]

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WATCH: Farrell, Weisz, Colman and Whishaw in ‘The Lobster’ Trailer

This might not have box office smash written all over it, but there’s definitely something to the debut English language movie by Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos that demands the attention. Simply put, it’s the cast. Where else are you likely to see a frumpy Colin Farrell form an unlikely and secret alliance with Rachel Weisz […]

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WATCH: Sir Michael Caine Stars in ‘Youth’ Trailer

Sir Michael Caine debuted his new film Youth at the 2015 Cannes Festival this past May, and he had some choice words for a member of the press. Don’t get us wrong, he wasn’t rude or anything, but when asked about playing an older character, Caine replied, “The only alternative to playing old people is […]

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Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz’ ‘Betrayal’ Sets New Record

Real-life married couple Daniel Craig (Skyfall) and Rachel Weisz (The Bourne Legacy) stepped onto the Broadway stage in Harold Pinter’s Betrayal, which was inspired by Pinter’s seven-year extramarital affair. The play opened on October 1 at the Barrymore Theatre, with a limited run of fourteen weeks, setting a record high, being the highest-grossing non-musical in […]

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Brit Binge Watching: Mike Leigh and Terence Davies Films You Can View Online

Both critically acclaimed, British filmmakers Mike Leigh and Terence Davies, illustrate the human spirit in their narrative films, taking different cinematic approaches. Here are three films from each, which you can watch online: Mike Leigh 1. Happy-Go-Lucky In this breakthrough role, Sally Hawkins portrays Poppy, an eternally happy school teacher. She’s 30-years-old, single, loves her job, loves […]

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WATCH: Play ‘Find the Brit’ in This Weekend’s Releases

At long last it’s finally the weekend, which means you have another chance to play Find the Brit at the multiplex. This weekend, you’re sure to be a winner because there are plenty of British actors to be spotted. Oscar-winner Rachel Weisz pops up as a megalomaniacal witch in Oz the Great and Powerful, the […]

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Oscar Nominations: ‘Skyfall,’ Rachel Weisz Among the Many UK Snubs

Every year, the Oscars provide us with a few jaw-collapsing snubs amongst the predictable, safe nominees. But many Oscar watchers were left gagging over the omissions made when the Academy announced this year’s nominees this morning (January 10), particularly in the crowded Best Director field. Among the names left off this year were Argo‘s Ben […]

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WATCH: Rachel Weisz Surprised at Her U.S. Awards Season Momentum

British actress Rachel Weisz says she has no idea why her portrayal in the film The Deep Blue Sea has brought her significant awards recognition in the U.S. after having had a relatively modest impact in the U.K. Her performance has made her an awards season contender and she’s flummoxed as to why it’s happened: […]

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