Sam Riley

Biography

Leeds 'lad' Sam Riley has recently been causing a stir with his on screen debut in Aton Corbin's film 'Control'. Control tells the story of northern legend Ian Curtis of the band Joy Division. Sam takes the lead role in the film as Ian.

Sam Riley was also in a band with his brother George they were called 10,000 things & released 1 album and a handful of singles on Domino Records.

Sam is also part of the infamous 'Wu's Crew'!

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Matt Smith Signs on For 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies'

18th September 2014 -

 News

Former Doctor Who Matt Smith has signed on to star alongside Lily James, Sam Riley and Jack Huston in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, the adaptation of the Seth Grahame-Smith novel.Matt Smith has signed on...

Maleficent

30th May 2014 -

 Movie Review

Disney rewrites its own history again with this revisionist version of its 1959 classic Sleeping Beauty. As she did with Alice in Wonderland, screenwriter Linda Woolverton uses simplistic plotting and clumsy dialogue to turn a...

Maleficent

28th April 2014 -

 Video

'Maleficent' stars Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning talk about the upcoming fairytale movie alongside screenwriter Linda Woolverton and director Robert Stromberg in a short featurette.'We all know the story of 'Sleeping Beauty' so we know...

Maleficent

19th March 2014 -

 Video

Maleficent is a cruel sorceress who will stop at nothing to destroy those who have stolen her wings and ruined her world. As a child, she lived happily in the forest kingdom with a powerful...

One Of These Four Actors Will Play 'Fantastic Four's' Dr Doom

12th March 2014 -

 News

The casting of Dr Doom in the new Fantastic Four movie has reached its final stages, with four actors in with a shot of playing the main villain. So who will be the one to...

Maleficent - Teaser Trailer

14th November 2013 -

 Video

Maleficent is a merciless sorceress who dubs herself the 'Mistress of All Evil'. But she hasn't always had a heart of stone. As a beautiful young girl she was happy and contented with her life...

Byzantium

31st May 2013 -

 Movie Review

Nearly 20 years after Interview With the Vampire, Neil Jordan returns to the genre to breath some new life into a mythology that has grown stale, predictable and rather mopey (see Twilight). With a...

Byzantium

22nd April 2013 -

 Video

Clara and Eleanor are a mother and daughter, born two centuries ago as vampires and surviving only on the blood of mortal beings. They escape to an English seaside town and are taken into an...

Hot Tickets! US Movie Releases: Will Tom Cruise Make Or Break 'Jack Reacher'? Is 'This Is 40' As Good As 'Knocked Up'?

21st December 2012 -

 News

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is riding high in the US box office charts (way higher than its nearest competitor, Rise of the Guardians) this week and it’s unlikely that will change, though there are...

Kristen Stewart Doesn't Stop For Photos Outside 'On The Road' NY Premiere

14th December 2012 -

 Footage

The main cast of 'On The Road' are snapped on arriving outside the New York premiere. Among them were Sam Riley, Kirsten Dunst, Garrett Hedlund and Kristen Stewart.All the stars stop to pose for snaps...

Nepotism Alert! More Of Angelina Jolie's Brood Cast In Maleficent

24th October 2012 -

 News

It looks as though the news that Angelina Jolie’s daughter Vivienne will be appearing in Maleficent may have caused a touch of sibling rivalry in the Pitt-Jolie household. Today (October 23, 2012),...

On the Road

12th October 2012 -

 Movie Review

Despite the skill behind and in front of the camera, a badly constructed script flattens this film version of Jack Kerouac's iconic 1957 novel. It's beautifully shot and sharply played by the starry ensemble cast,...

On The Road Movie Review Roundup

12th October 2012 -

 News

It’s every third-year university student’s favourite book, and now that an On The Road Movie exists, it’ll surely don the walls of many in poster form. But is the new cinematic adaption of Kerouac’s seminal...

On The Road

13th August 2012 -

 Video

Sal Paradise is an ambitious young writer trying to find his place in the world. After his father passes away, he decides to seek out new experiences desperate to stay away from the mundaneness of...

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22nd September 2011 -

 Video

Vince Ferro is badly in need of money to support his family. His only source of income comes from working low paying construction jobs. One day, Vince overhears a conversation about a recently deceased man,...

Brighton Rock

25th November 2010 -

 Video

Pinkie Brown might be young but his reputation as a fierce and brutal criminal precedes him in many circles. When Pinkie commits a revenge killing, an innocent bystander named Rose sees Pinkie's gang take the...

Franklyn

11th February 2009 -

 Video

Watch the trailer for Franklyn. Set amid parallel worlds of modern London and the futuristic city of Meanwhile, Franklyn intertwines a story of four characters, whose lives are all connected by destiny, romance and misfortune....

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Sam Riley - Maleficent Video Interview

5th June 2014

Sam Riley plays Maleficent's shape-shifting assistant Diaval in 'Maleficent'; the re-make of the classic Disney...

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