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James Mcavoy To Star In Escape

James McAvoy has been cast in Colm McCarthy's new film 'Escape'.The 'Split' actor will star as a professor who decides to stay in the war zone of Yugoslavia in 1992 to continue teaching but his...

Gemma Arterton Likes Female-centric Movies

Their Finest is based on the Lissa Evans novel, and stars Gemma Arterton, who loved the fact that the story is set at a time when "women were called to work" while the men were...

Gemma Arterton: I've Not Been Posh Enough For Some Roles

Gemma Arterton has been overlooked for some roles because she hasn't been ''posh enough''.The 31-year-old actress has established herself as one of the most sought-after stage and screen stars in the world, yet Gemma believes...

Gemma Arterton Was 'Spoken To Like An Idiot' In Hollywood

Gemma Arterton was spoken to ''like an idiot'' during her time in Hollywood.The 31-year-old actress has starred in a string of big-budget movies, like the James Bond film 'Quantum of Solace' - but she admits...

Gemma Arterton Didn't Plan To Become A Film Star

Gemma Arterton never planned to become a movie star.The 31-year-old actress received a government grant to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London in her youth, but Gemma never dreamed of...

Gemma Arterton: A Female James Bond Would Be Great

Gemma Arterton thinks a female James Bond would be ''great''.The 31-year-old actress - who starred alongside Daniel Craig in the 2008 Bond movie 'Quantum of Solace' - has claimed film producer Barbara Broccoli is ''one...

Women In War: Why 'Their Finest' Is An Important Story To Tell

War films remain one of the most popular movie genres out there, and yet so few of them are telling the stories of the women left behind. We can appreciate now that females had roles...

'Bowfinger' And 'Ed Wood' Among The 10 Best Films About Filmmaking

There's always a humorous irony with films about making other films. At least three of this sub-genre have been released in the last year, and it was recently proposed that Netflix would be officially releasing...

Bill Nighy Never Watches Any Of His Own Films

Bill Nighy doesn't watch his own films. The 67-year-old actor - who has starred in 'The Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise - became an international star in 'Love Actually' but he claims he has never...

Gemma Arterton Wants To Start A Family

Gemma Arterton is desperate to have children. The 31-year-old actress has admitted she ''absolutely'' wants to have a family of her own but, after recently splitting up with her previous boyfriend French assistant director Franklin...

Sam Claflin Says Gemma Arterton 'Pushed' Him As An Actor

Sam Claflin says Gemma Arterton helped ''push'' him as an actor.The 30-year-old actor stars with the brunette beauty in the romantic comedy 'Their Finest', and has praised his co-star for her ability to push him...

Gemma Arterton Was A Yes Woman

Gemma Arterton took certain acting jobs in the early stages of her career because she ''thought it was the right'' thing to do.The 31-year-old actress admits she wasn't always so selective with the jobs she...

Gemma Arterton's Their Finest Script Echoes Her Own Gender Pay Struggle

Gemma Arterton says the script for her latest film 'Their Finest' echoes her real-life gender struggle with pay. The 31-year-old actress stars opposite Love Actually's Bill Nighy and 'The Hunger Games' actor Sam Claflin in...

Eva Green And Gemma Arterton To Play Lovers In Virginia Woolf Film

Vita & Virginia will centre on Woolf's relationship and love affair with fellow writer Vita Sackville-West. Green will portray Woolf and Arterton will play West. Burn, Burn, Burn's Chanya Button will...

Idris Elba And Gemma Arterton Film 100 Streets 'Takes $300 At The Box Office'

British actor Idris plays a former rugby ace battling addiction in London-based drama 100 Streets, with Gemma starring as his wife. According to British newspaper The Sun it took less than $372 (£300) in its...

Idris Elba's New Film Get Disappointing Box Office Return

Idris Elba's new film '100 Streets' took just £245 at the box office in its opening weekend.The 44-year-old actor produced and stars in the gritty drama as Max - a former rugby ace who is...

Gemma Arterton Drawn To Taboo Plot Of The Escape

Gemma Arterton was fascinated by her character in 'The Escape' because she is a mother who walks out on her kids.The 30-year-old actress will portray a character named Tara in the upcoming drama, a woman...

Gemma Arterton: 'Looks Aren't Important In The Theatre'

The British actress, who has made it on to countless most beautiful women lists, has had a varied career; treading the boards on stage as well as starring in both Hollywood and indie flicks.Earlier this...

Idris Elba Reveals Crimewatch Was 'Toughest' Acting Job

Idris Elba's toughest acting job was on 'Crimewatch'.The 44-year-old star admitted it was hard having to consistently play real life violent criminals who had committed ''gruesome'' acts on the BBC show that reenacted crimes to...

Gemma Arterton And Laurie Anderson Join Venice Film Festival Jury

The former Bond Girl and the musician, composer and director will judge the films submitted in the main competition alongside Skyfall moviemaker Sam, who was previously announced as the President of the jury...

Gemma Arterton To Play Joan Of Arc On The London Stage

The former Bond girl will star in the new production of George Bernard Shaw's 1923 play Saint Joan at the Donmar Warehouse from 9 December (16) to 18 February (17). Gemma...

John Boyega, James Mcavoy And Ben Kingsley To Star In Bbc / Netflix 'Watership Down' Re-make

The BBC has teamed up with Netflix to announce a televisual re-make of children’s favourite 'Watership Down', which will feature an all-star cast including new Star Wars actor John Boyega, Nicholas Hoult and James McAvoy...

The Witch And 9 More Epic Occult Horror Films

The directorial feature debut of Robert Eggers has put the scariness back into witch culture with a critically-acclaimed slow-burning horror that even had Stephen King terrified. 'The Witch' doesn't rely on jumpy moments or grotesque...

Uma Thurman Joins Bollywood Star In Comedy Adventure

The Voices director Marjane Satrapi has also recruited Alexandra Daddario, Laurent Lafitte, and Captain Phillips actor Barkhad Abdi for the project, based on author Romain Puertolas' 2014 debut. The comedy adventure will...

Gemma Arterton To Bring Nell Gwynn Story To London's West End

The actress will replace Gugu Mbatha-Raw in the title role of Jessica Swale's Nell Gwynn when the Shakespeare's Globe production transfers to London's theatreland in February (16). The production charts the rise...

Gemma Arterton To Take On The Role Of Nell Gwynn

Accomplished British actress Gemma Arterton will take on the title role of Jessica Swale’s Nell Gwynn when the critically-acclaimed new play comes to the West End next February. The production charts the rise of the...

If James Bond Were A Woman She'd Be Any Of These Ladies

Since Daniel Craig firmly stated that he didn't want to do another James Bond film after 'Spectre', suggestions have been flying all over the place about who it could be next. Will Idris Elba become...

Gemma Arterton's Opera Ambition

Gemma Arterton wants to work on an opera.The 29-year-old actress adores the ''drama'' of the passionate musical productions and would love to show off her vocal skills in a challenging role.Asked what she would do...

Gemma Arterton Finalises Divorce

Gemma Arterton's divorce from Stefano Catelli has been officially finalised.The former couple, who split in 2012 after two years of marriage, were granted a decree nisis during a brief hearing at the Central Family Court...

Gemma Arterton Finalises Divorce

The Quantum of Solace Bond girl wed Italian businessman Stefano Catelli in 2010, but they split after just two years of marriage in 2012. Arterton's divorce case went to court in London...

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