Articles Tagged 'Sally Hawkins'


WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch Set for Live Letter Reading Event

When was the last time you wrote someone a letter? Like the kind you send in the post, not an email. Canongate, an independent publisher in the U.K., may have been thinking about the same thing when they came up with the stage event Letters Live. The show spans five nights, with up to nine […]

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WATCH: The ‘Paddington’ Trailer is Finally Here

I don’t know where anyone gets off saying Friday 13 is unlucky, cos there’s been a bumper crop of movie news today that should keep anyone counting their lucky stars for a month at least. So, having dispensed with Tom Hiddleston and Tom Hardy, here’s the trailer to the Paddington movie, the one we’ve all […]

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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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Expect Brits Aplenty on the Red Carpet this Awards Season

What goes with red? That’s the question any number of British stars are asking themselves as they select outfits in which to walk the red carpet during awards season. The awards show marathon began officially a week ago when the Gotham Awards, which recognize work in American independent films, were handed out on Dec. 2 […]

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WATCH: Helena Bonham Carter in the ‘Great Expectations’ Trailer

Director Mike Newell’s film adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Great Expectations, starring the Britished up cast of Jeremy Irvine (War Horse), Toby Irvine, Holliday Grainger (The Borgias), Ralph Fiennes, Robbie Coltrane, Sally Hawkins, Jason Flemyng, William Ellis, David Walliams and 2013 Anglo Fan Favorite semifinalist Helena Bonham Carter, has been on the shelf for an entire year but great […]

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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: Warm Up with Heated British Costume Drama Scenes

It’s that heartwarming time of year that only rolls around once. You guessed it, it’s time to get cozy on the couch with that special loved one – yep, your laptop – and check out some heated scenes from British costume dramas. The Young Victoria The new bride (Emily Blunt) doesn’t have time to take a proper honeymoon, […]

Bob Hoskins To Retire From Acting After Parkinson’s Diagnosis

Bob Hoskins, 69-year-old British TV and movie legend, has announced his retirement from acting after an astonishing 40 year career. He has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, and has opted to withdraw from public life – his last appearance will have been as one of eight ‘rough diamond’ dwarves in Snow White and the Huntsman […]

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