Articles Tagged 'Tom Hardy'

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Yep, That Really Was Mark Gatiss in Last Night’s ‘Taboo’

Sherlock star Mark Gatiss has a habit of turning up when least expected, but you’d be forgiven for not spotting him in the episode of period drama Taboo that aired last night (January 17). Not because his role was brief, mind you, but because he was almost unrecognizable. Wearing a fat suit, prosthetics and heavy makeup, Gatiss plays the […]

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First Look: Tom Hardy Reads Us a Christmas Bedtime Story

You’re never too old for a bedtime story, especially when it’s read by Tom Hardy. Wait. What? That was exactly the reaction on British Twitter yesterday (December 8) when it was announced that the Mad Max star would be the latest celebrity to settle down on New Year’s Eve and read one of CBeebies’ Bedtime Stories. […]

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‘Taboo’ Starring Tom Hardy Finally Gets an Air Date

We’ve been excited about the gritty drama Taboo ever since the trailer was released nine months ago, and even more so now that we know it’ll start airing on January 10. First, it stars Tom Hardy (say no more) as James Delaney, an adventurer who returns to London after being left for dead in Africa to seek vengeance […]

British actor Tom Hardy poses on arrival for the premiere of the film ‘The Revenant’ in London on January 14, 2016.

Tom Hardy Set to Play Gangster Al Capone

If the idea of Tom Hardy playing notorious mobster Al Capone sounds familiar, then you’d be correct. Tom was tipped to play him five years ago in Cicero, an origins story about the Chicago crime boss’s rise to power by Harry Potter director David Yates that never got beyond the development stage. Well, five years on, and Yates is […]

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WATCH: More Tom Hardy in Four ‘Taboo’ Clips

FX is feeling particularly generous, releasing four new clips for the forthcoming miniseries Taboo. The period drama will air on BBC in the U.K. Tom Hardy is reuniting with Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight, with Ridley Scott in the director’s chair. The series is set in 1814, revolving around an adventurer by the name of James Delaney (Hardy). Delaney was thought […]

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10 Things You May Not Know About the ‘Mad Max’ Films

This Monday (May 30) at 10:30 a.m./9:30 c, BBC AMERICA is showing the classic movies Mad Max (1979) and Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1981) ahead of the long-awaited return of Top Gear. Starring Mel Gibson as the titular hero, the films are the first two entries in George Miller‘s iconic post-apocalyptic action series, and were followed by Mad Max Beyond […]

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‘Peaky Blinders’ Gets Two New Seasons

Fans of Peaky Blinders rejoice! Not only does the third season start on Netflix this coming Tuesday (May 31), but there’s now a whole lot more of the 1920s British gangster drama to look forward to. That’s because the BBC has ordered not one, but two more seasons of the popular series. News of the show’s renewal was accompanied by […]

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First Look: Tom Hardy in FX Period Thriller ‘Taboo’

The 2016 Oscars have come and gone, but we’re all still talking about them. The Revenant‘s Tom Hardy was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at this year’s ceremony. And while the award went to Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies), Hardy isn’t wasting any time dwelling on what could have been. The actor has his hands full […]

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WATCH: Who Should Be the Next James Bond?

Daniel Craig stars as 007 once again in Spectre, the 24th film in the James Bond franchise. While the film is sure to be a U.S. blockbuster, it seems that we just can’t stop talking about who’ll be the next Bond once Craig hangs up his suspenders. In this episode of the Anglophenia YouTube series, […]

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