Articles Tagged 'Warwick Davies'

Harry Potter

‘Harry Potter’ Gets An Honest Trailer

Apologies if you’ve seen this already, but it’s too good to pass up on, especially the bit with the Academy Awards nominations. A while ago we mentioned the phenomenon of Honest Trailers, in which major movies are given an irreverent boot in the goolies by YouTubers screenjunkies, using a fake trailer as a steel-toecapped boot. The […]

Doctor Who

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Who’s Back For Easter

There is only one major news story that concerns fans of Doctor Who this week, and that is the premiere date for Phantom of the Hex, the first episode of the second half of Season 7. So, in case you missed it, it’s Saturday, March 30, as part of BBC AMERICA’s Supernatural Saturday block. Here’s […]

Platform 9 3/4

New ‘Harry Potter’ Shop Opens On An Actual Platform 9 3/4

When it comes to marketing opportunities for the Harry Potter franchise, it’s only natural to want to put a magical retail outlet on the not-actually-there site of a fictitious railway platform, isn’t it? The ground rent will be low, and the shop assistants can have fun watching people run into a wall, trying to get […]

WATCH: New ‘Life’s Too Short’ Teaser Trailer From Ricky Gervais

Well if nothing else, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant’s latest comedy vehicle Life’s Too Short cannot be said to have arrived without sufficient fanfare. They’ve been making a few of these mock trailers, in which people get a glimpse of what Warwick Davies, the actor on whom the entire series rests, can do. Naturally Ricky […]

News Roundup: Thompson, Winslet, Weisz Face Off Against Cosmetic Surgery

• Kate Winslet, Emma Thompson and Rachel Weisz have bonded over the issue of plastic surgery for female actresses. They have formed what they’re calling The British Anti-Cosmetic Surgery League, and resolve never to fall prey to the surgeon’s knife. Kate told the Independent: “It goes against my morals, the way that my parents brought me […]