Articles Tagged 'Rory Kinnear'

Actor Rory Kinnear attends the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 25, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.

Rory Kinnear Joins Idris Elba in New Drama ‘Guerrilla’

British actor Rory Kinnear might not yet be a household name like his sometime co-stars Daniel Craig, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Timothy Dalton, but he’s a face you’re sure to recognize. He plays MI6 Chief of Staff Bill Tanner in Bond films Spectre, Skyfall, and Quantum of Solace, and a policeman interrogating Alan Turing in The Imitation […]


James Bond 24 is Officially ‘Spectre’

After some speculation as to whether there’s a role for Sherlock’s Andrew Scott in the 24th James Bond movie, the official announcement arrived today (December 4) of the film’s title, cast, and even the model of car Bond will be driving. Sam Mendes, the director, assembled some the cast at Pinewood Studios earlier today, and […]

The Imitation Game, Benedict Cumberbatch

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley and Matthew Goode Star in ‘The Imitation Game’ Trailer

Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) takes on the tragic, yet inspiring role of British mathematician Alan Turing in the biopic film The Imitation Game, and Weinstein Company has provided a first look with a trailer. Turing and his team are credited with breaking a supposedly unbreakable Nazi code, helping bring an early end to World War […]

Episode 101

A Brit Watcher’s Guide to ‘Penny Dreadful’

Showtime’s highly erotic and bloody Penny Dreadful is spilling over with British actors. Based in Victorian England, the story is a mashup of classic literary characters like Dr. Victor Frankenstein, his Creature and the never aging Dorian Gray, all existing in one realm. The Brit-heavy ensemble cast is led by French actress Eva Green (Casino Royale), who […]

Lord Lucan

Christopher Eccleston And Rory Kinnear Star In Lord Lucan Drama

In terms of drama and suspense, the real-life disappearance of Lord Lucan is a story that has it all: prestige, a fall from grace, awful violence and an enduring mystery to leave everything hanging on a question mark. Small wonder the story is being dramatised for TV, with an impressive cast including Christopher Eccleston, and […]

Doctor Who

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Who’s ‘Who’? Who Isn’t!

The stretch of time between the announcement of a retiring Doctor Who actor and that of their replacement is a fevered one indeed. Every possible human entertainer with a face is examined by fans as a potential new Time Lord, then given the imaginary walkaround and twirlabout in a fanciful frock coat, and set to virtually run […]