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Lesley Manville

Casting News: Lesley Manville to Play Princess Margaret in Final Season of ‘The Crown’

It’s official: Lesley Manville has joined The Crown to portray Princess Margaret in the show’s fifth and final season. Following British newspaper reports overnight, the Netflix period drama confirmed the casting on Twitter today (July 2). Manville will play Margaret, Queen Elizabeth II‘s younger sister, opposite Imelda Staunton as the long-reigning British monarch. She follows […]

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Exclusive Interview: ‘Ordinary Love’ Star Lesley Manville on Working with Liam Neeson, Her Career Boom and Avoiding Twitter

Lesley Manville says she’s noticed a couple “shifts” in her career in recent years. Thanks to her Olivier Award-winning performance in Ibsen‘s Ghosts in London’s West End and the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), and then her Oscar-nominated turn opposite Daniel Day-Lewis in Phantom Thread, her highly acclaimed film, TV, and stage career has gone […]

LONDON, ENGLAND – APRIL 13:  Sir Ben Kingsley arrives for the European premiere of “The Jungle Book” at BFI IMAX on April 13, 2016 in London, England.

Sir Ben Kingsley to Play Salvador Dalí in ‘Dali Land’

Sir Ben Kingsley is set to play another 20th century icon in a big-time biopic, 35 years after winning an Oscar for his portrayal of Mahatma Gandhi. This time he’s playing surrealist artist Salvador Dalí, who’s popped up in recent films like Little Ashes and Midnight in Paris, but will get the full biopic treatment in […]

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Watch: British Celebs Offer “A Little Help” to Friends with Dementia in New Ad Campaign

Famous British names such as Chris Martin, Lily Allen, Simon Pegg, Ray Winstone, Jim Sturgess and Britain’s Got Talent judge Amanda Holden warble their way through the Beatles’ “I Get By With a Little Help From My Friends” in a new public service ad. They’re singing on behalf of Dementia Friends, a campaign launched by the U.K.’s Alzheimer Society and Public Health […]

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