Articles Tagged 'Sir Kenneth Branagh'

Tom Hiddleston (Pic: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

12 British Actors Reading Shakespeare for Shakespeare Day

British actors have a particularly strong relationship with the works of Shakespeare, as they’ll have studied his plays when honing their stagecraft and possibly discovered some of their best thespian tricks while working out how to tackle Polonius or Caliban at a tender age. So, as it’s Shakespeare Day and we love actors who love […]

Sir Ian McKellen’s Richard III

Five Great British Interpretations Of Shakespeare’s ‘Richard III’

Over the next year or so, both Benedict Cumberbatch and his Sherlock colleague Martin Freeman will be playing the lead in parallel productions of Shakespeare’s Richard III. Martin live in London’s Trafalgar Studios this fall and Benedict on TV in the second part of the BBC’s collection of Shakespeare history plays, The Hollow Crown (due in […]

Thor: The Dark World

Tom Hiddleston: “‘Thor’ Fans Think I Can Pole Dance”

Tom Hiddleston has given a lovely interview over at the UK Huffington Post in support of the Blu Ray/DVD release of Thor: The Dark World, in which he reveals that fans have started writing their own narratives about what he is and isn’t good at, based on certain things he’s expected to do on screen […]


Sir Kenneth Branagh to Perform Shakespeare in NYC Armory

Sir Kenneth Branagh will make his New York stage debut in a production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth at an army base, reports BBC News. He made his return to Shakespeare after over a decade with his Manchester International Festival production of the Scottish general’s strife after receiving a prophecy from three witches, which he starred in […]


‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: What Happens At Comic-Con…

It is fair to say that the events of the last few days at San Diego Comic-Con have been momentous, from a Doctor Who perspective. There have been revelations, there have been surprises, dressings-up and moments of cuteness and passion aplenty. To get a real flavor of what’s gone on, you’d need to look at […]