Latest Emmanuelle Riva News

Subscribe to Emmanuelle Riva alerts

The Things They Say: 3527894

25th February 2013

"Those unbelievable photo calls... really hurt my eyes. It’s true aggression. Why do they yell out our names like crazy people? They yell those names as if we weren’t there in front of them. This...

Tagged in this article -

Oscars 2013: Jennifer Lawrence Falls Over After Winning Best Actress

By Michael West | 25th February 2013

Jennifer Lawrence fended off stiff competition from Emmanuelle Riva and Jessica Chastain to win Best Actress at the Oscars on Sunday evening (February 24, 2013). The Silver Linings Playbook star was the early favourite in...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Jennifer Lawrence Can't Think About Oscar Win

16th February 2013

Jennifer Lawrence tries not to think about winning an Oscar.The 22-year-old actress has been nominated for the Best Actress Academy Award for her performance in 'Silver Linings Playbook', and although she would love to win...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Jennifer Lawrence To Win Best Actress Oscar? Poll Voters Seem To Think So...

By Hayley Avron | 13th February 2013

A poll conducted by voters reveals that the American public have got Jennifer Lawrence pegged as the winner of the Best Actress Oscar, for her performance in Silver Linings Playbook. Lawrence has already bagged a...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

Amour's Emmanuelle Riva Fears Plane Journey To The Oscars; But Could She Win?

By Michael West | 13th February 2013

Despite being 85-years-old, it is not the flashbulbs and celebrity faces that French actress Emmanuelle Riva fears most about her forthcoming trip to the Oscars. Riva - nominated for Best Actress for her sparkling turn...

Tagged in this article - ,

Emmanuelle Riva Nervous About Flight To Los Angeles For Oscars

13th February 2013

Veteran French star Emmanuelle Riva has branded her Oscar nomination a great "gift" in her old age, but admits she's terrified at the prospect of jetting to the U.S. for the ceremony.The 85 year old...

Tagged in this article -

Jeremy Irvine: Ben Affleck Is Inspiring In 'Fickle' Industry

11th February 2013

Jeremy Irvine believes Ben Affleck should be an inspiration to every movie star in such a ''fickle industry''.The 'Great Expectations' star thinks the 40-year-old actor - who picked up the Best Film and Best Director...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Affleck, Argo, Win Britain's Oscars

11th February 2013

In yet a further embarrassment to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which had failed to nominate him in the Best Director category, Ben Affleck received the director's top prize at Sunday night's...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Nicholas Hoult 'Very Proud' Of Jennifer Lawrence

30th January 2013

Jennifer Lawrence's ex-boyfriend is ''very proud'' of her.Nicholas Hoult - who recently split from the 'Silver Linings Playbook' actress after two years together - is delighted her career is going so well and hopes she...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

A Week In Movies: Sundance Buzz For Stoker Trailer, London Critics' Choose Amour, First Look At Tommy Lee Jones In Emperor

By Staff Writer | 25th January 2013

Updates From Sundance Film Festival And The London Critics' Circle Awards Plus Trailers For, Stoker, Emperor And Red 2As the Sundance Film Festival continues in Utah, buzz is emerging about the new Nicole Kidman movie...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

'Amour' Sweeps London Critics' Circle Awards

20th January 2013

French-language drama 'Amour' was the big winner at the London Critics' Circle Awards on Sunday night (20.01.13), where it was awarded Film of the Year.The critically acclaimed movie's star Emmanuelle Riva was named Actress of...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

New Trailer For Five Times Oscar-nominated Amour (Video)

By Hayley Avron | 15th January 2013

Michael Haneke’s Amour was something of an outsider’s choice until this year’s Oscars nominations were announced. The movie has been nominated for Best Picture, Directing (Haneke), Foreign Language Film, Writing (Original Screenplay) and Actress in...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Emmanuelle Riva: 'Oscar Nomination Feels Like A Fairy Tale'

11th January 2013

Veteran French star Emmanuelle Riva feels like she is living in "sort of a fairy tale" after landing an Academy Award nomination for her moving performance in Amour.The 85 year old has made history as...

Tagged in this article -

Can Youngest Nominee Ever, Quvenzhane Wallis Win The Oscar For Best Actress?

By Lorna Greville  | 11th January 2013

The Oscars don't have an award for 'Breakthrough Artists' unlike many other awards' ceremonies, but in many respects that makes Quvenzhané Wallis's nomination for Best Actress that much more important and laudatory. She's the youngest...

Tagged in this article - ,

Michael Haneke's Amour Could Win The Oscar For Best Picture (Find Out How)

By Michael West | 11th January 2013

Despite Amour's Oscar nomination for Best Picture, it would be folly to suggest Michael Haneke's stark Austrian movie is finally getting the attention it deserves. The French-language film - which depicts the day-to-day struggles of...

Tagged in this article - ,

Fascinating Fact: 3442992

10th January 2013

The Academy Awards will be held on Best Actress nominee Emmanuelle Riva's 86th birthday (24Feb13). The star made history on Thursday morning (10Jan13) when she became the oldest woman ever to be nominated for a...

Tagged in this article -

Fascinating Fact: 3442620

10th January 2013

Beasts of the Southern Wild's Quvenzhane Wallis, nine, and Amour's Emmanuelle Riva, 85, have made history after becoming both the youngest and eldest nominees to ever vie for the title of Best Actress at the...

Tagged in this article - ,

Oscar Nominations: Lincoln Leads The Field

10th January 2013

One hundred fifty-two years after being nominated for president, Lincoln has been nominated again, 12 times in fact. Steven Spielberg's biopic received the most nominations for this year's Academy Awards at announcement ceremonies in Hollywood...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Oscars 2013 Nominations For Best Lead Actress See Youngest And Oldest Ever Nominees Pit Their Wits Against Each Other

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th January 2013

The Oscar Nominations for Best Lead Actress are far harder to call than Lead Male, with a excellent selection of work between Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Emmanuelle Riva, Quvenzhane Wallis and Naomi Watts, this might...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

The Ten Best Films Of 2012

By Staff Writer | 24th December 2012

A range of intelligent blockbusters, inventive foreign films and beautifully crafted storytelling made 2012 a good year at the cinema...1. Life Of PiAng Lee's clever, thoughtful adaptation of Yann Martel's acclaimed novel is an unexpected...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Michael Haneke's 'Amour' Is An 'Emotional Wipeout'

By Lorna Greville  | 19th December 2012

A movie being good doesn't automatically make it enjoyable, and few films prove this to be more true than Michael Haneke's Amour. Starring two French greats, Emmanuelle Riva and Jean-Louis Trintignant as a wealthy Parisian...

Tagged in this article - ,

"Is Anyone There?" Michael Haneke's 'Amour' Arrives On Screen

By Lorna Greville  | 15th November 2012

"Il ya quelqu'un?", 'Is anyone there?' are the first words spoken on the trailer for Michael Haneke's Palme D'Or winning film, 'Amour'. These are the words that haunt the entire film, in which an ageing...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Cannes In Love With Amour , Winner Of Palme D'or

28th May 2012

Michael Haneke's Amour has won the top prize, the Palme d'Or, at the 65th annual Cannes Film Festival. The movie, about an elderly woman, played by Emmanuelle Riva, who suffers a series of strokes, and...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Haneke's Amour Is Not The Love Of Most Movies

21st May 2012

Wouldn't you know, the current favorite to win the coveted Palme d'Or at the Cannes film festival this year is arguably the most depressing one that has thus far been screened. And the least Hollywood-like....

Tagged in this article - , ,