Latest Kenneth Branagh News - Page 4


Jude Law And Michael Gambon Set For Bifa Honours

Jude Law and Sir Michael Gambon will be honoured at the British Independent Film Awards.The 'Alfie' actor is set to pick up the Variety Award for helping the British film industry gain international notoriety, while...

Kenneth Branagh To Return To Stage As Shakespeare's Macbeth

Newly-knighted actor/director Kenneth Branagh is heading back to the stage to make his debut as Macbeth.The Thor director, who became a Sir last week (ends09Nov12), will play Shakespeare's tragic king as part of next year's...

Kenneth Branagh Honoured By The Queen: Thats Sir Kenneth Now

Kenneth Branagh was honoured by the Queen at Buckingham Palace earlier this week, receiving his knighthood from the royal following his awarding of the title during her birthday honours list in June this year.The actor,...

Kenneth Branagh Declares Knighthood As The Icing On The Cake To A Great Year

Yesterday (Nov 9), Kenneth Branagh was officially made Sir Kenneth Branagh, with the actor declaring the day to be the pinnacle of "one hell of a year."The actor, who first bowed before the Queen after...

Arise Sir Kenneth: Kenneth Branagh Knighted By The Queen At Buckingham Palace

Actor/writer/director and all round renaissance-man Kenneth Branagh received his knighthood today at Buckingham Palace by Queen Elizabeth II, having been told of his accolade following the announcement of Queen's birthday honours in June this year.Sir...

Kenneth Branagh's Pride Over Knighthood

British actor/director Sir Kenneth Branagh has hailed Queen Elizabeth Ii's leadership after he was knighted by the monarch on Friday (09Nov12).The Oscar-nominated star was named as a recipient of the high-ranking award in the Queen's...

Kenneth Branagh? That's Sir Kenneth Branagh To You!

Kenneth Branagh has received his knighthood from the Queen at Buckingham Palace for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland. The Oscar-nominated actor, director and screenwriter, is best known for his Shakespearean works...

Kevin Costen Set For Spy Flick

Kevin Costner is set to star in a new secret service thriller.The 'Dances With Wolves' actor has been confirmed to play the lead in 'This Means War' director McG's upcoming fast-paced action film - until...

Keira Knightley Chose Jack Ryan Due To Thriller Love

Keira Knightley wanted to star in 'Jack Ryan' because she's ''always loved thrillers''.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actress is a massive fan of the genre and was desperate to play the titular character's wife Cathy...

Chris Pine Thinks Jack Ryan Is Unique

Chris Pine says 'Jack Ryan' is completely different to other spy movies.The 32-year-old actor stars as the titular hero in the action packed reboot of Tom Clancy's famous franchise and he says his character is...

Kevin Costner To Star In Jack Ryan

Kevin Costner has landed a part in new movie 'Jack Ryan.'The 'Bodyguard' actor has agreed to appear in the latest instalment of the thriller franchise, which is being directed by Kenneth Branagh, and The Deal...

Kenneth Branagh Likes Variety

Kenneth Branagh thinks it's very important for him to have variety in his acting roles.The actor has taken on many different characters throughout his career and says it's a good thing because he doesn't get...

Keira Knightley To Star In Jack Ryan

Keira Knightley is in talks to star in 'Jack Ryan'.The 27-year-old actress will reportedly play the lead female role opposite 'Star Trek' actor Chris Pine in Sir Kenneth Branagh's new chapter of the popular thriller...

Kevin Costner Lined Up For Two New Movies

Kevin Costner has been approached to star in two new movies. The 'Hatfields & McCoys' star is top choice for director Kenneth Branagh to star in his Jack Ryan reboot, an origins story based on...

Kenneth Branagh Remembers Dad With Badly-made Garden Bench

My Week With Marilyn star Kenneth Branagh has a permanent reminder of his late father in his back garden - a badly made bench.The Thor director's dad was a master craftsman, who found his son's...

Olympic Openning Ceremony Lives Up To The Hype

Danny Boyle 's much-hyped Olympic Openning Ceremony lived up to expectations as it delivered awe, laughter and even a very special entrance from Queen Elizabeth Ii.Masterminded by Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle, the ceremony has a...

Nicole Kidman Attends 'Amazing' Olympics Opening Ceremony

Nicole Kidman attended the ''amazing'' London Olympics Opening Ceremony last night (27.07.12).The Australian actress - who was accompanied by husband Keith Urban - couldn't contain her excitement at watching the spectacular show live from the...

London Olympics Kick Off With Spectacular Star-studded Show

Director Danny Boyle kicked off the London 2012 Olympic Games on Friday (27Jul12) with a colourful visual spectacular that included appearances by actor Kenneth Branagh, James Bond star Daniel Craig, author J.K. Rowling and Queen...

Queen Elizabeth's Olympics Helicopter Jump

Queen Elizabeth showed off her sense of humour by pretending to jump out of a helicopter for the London Olympics Games' Opening Ceremony tonight (27.07.12).The 85-year-old monarch collaborated with Daniel Craig, who was in character...

Kenneth Branagh Still Coming To Terms With Knighthood After

Actor/director Kenneth Branagh fears he will be be the first 'Sir' to be nicked by the sword when the Queen officially knights him.The great Brit is still coming to terms with his latest honour and...

Kenneth Branagh To Star In Jack Ryan

Sir Kenneth Branagh is to star in the forthcoming 'Jack Ryan' reboot.The actor-and-director will play a Russian villain who plots to wreck the US economy opposite Chris Pine as the titular detective in the movie,...

Kenneth Branagh To Play Villain In Chris Pine's Jack Ryan Movie

Chris Pine is set to do battle with Kenneth Branagh on the big screen when he takes on the role of action hero Jack Ryan in a new movie.Branagh has already signed up to direct...

Kate Winslett And Kenneth Branagh Lead The Way In Queens Birthday Honours

Stars of the silver screen Kate Winslet and Kenneth Branagh are to take the lead at this years honours list for the Queen's birthday, with the acting pair being awarded a CBE and Knighthood respectively....

Kate Winslet And Kenneth Branagh Lead Queen's Birthday Honours List

Oscar winner Kate Winslet, actor/director Kenneth Branagh and singer Gary Barlow have told of their pride after they were named in Queen Elizabeth Ii's Birthday Honours List on Saturday (16Jun12).The Titanic star has been made...

Kate Winslet Leads The Queens Birthday Honours List

Actress Kate Winslet has been announced at the front of the pack for this years Queens Birthday Honours List.She and fellow thespian Kenneth Branagh will receive peerage for their services to drama and spreading British...

Tom Hiddleston: I Was 'Rubbish' In Thor

Tom Hiddleston thought he was ''rubbish'' in 'Thor'. The 31-year-old star feels ''very lucky'' that director Joss Whedon enjoyed his performance as Thor's (Chris Hemsworth) brother Loki in the Kenneth Branagh-helmed superhero movie, so much...

Chris Hemsworth Impressed By Downey Jr's Work Ethic

Chris Hemsworth was impressed with Robert Downey Jr's work ethic on the set of 'The Avengers'.The Australian actor portrays god character Thor in the forthcoming Marvel action movie, and although he was initially nervous about...

Kate Winslet And Branagh's Guernsey Film Delayed

Actress Kate Winslet will have to wait another year to reunite with her Hamlet co-star Kenneth Branagh - their forthcoming war tale has been postponed until next year (13).The Titanic beauty was due to begin...

Kenneth Branagh To Revive Jack Ryan With Chris Pine

Oscar nominee Kenneth Branagh is set to step back behind the camera for another blockbuster - trade reports suggest he has signed on to direct the latest Jack Ryan action movie.The British actor, who won...

Christopher Plummer Becomes Oldest Ever Oscar Winner, Aged 82

Christopher Plummer won his first ever Oscar at the 84th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (February 26, 2012), taking home the statuette for Best Supporting Actor for his stand-out performance in indie-drama 'Beginners'....

Kenneth Branagh

Kenneth Branagh Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Film Review

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation Film Review

Writer-director Christopher McQuarrie brings a dark and gritty tone to this larger-than-life franchise.

Vacation Puts Ed Helms Face-To-Face With His Heroes

Vacation Puts Ed Helms Face-To-Face With His Heroes

Ed Helms has spoken about his initial reluctance to follow up the 80's cult classics.

American Ultra - Trailer

American Ultra - Trailer

Mike's current life revolves around his girlfriend, a healthy amount of weed and his job at the local cash & carry.

Michael Douglas Shifts From Ant-Man To Beyond The Reach

Michael Douglas Shifts From Ant-Man To Beyond The Reach

Michael Douglas' two movies this year couldn't be much more different.

Advertisement
Richard O'Brien To Return To 'The Rocky Horror Show' For First Time In 20 Years

Richard O'Brien To Return To 'The Rocky Horror Show' For First Time In 20 Years

O'Brien, Rocky Horror's creator, will be playing the narrator in a special West End run in September this year.

Is Calvin Harris About To Pop The Question?

Is Calvin Harris About To Pop The Question?

As soon a pop partnership Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift got together, we knew it...

Surprise New One Direction Single Tops iTunes Chart Within An Hour

Surprise New One Direction Single Tops iTunes Chart Within An Hour

Just a day after Zayn Malik said that he had left them to make “#realmusic”, One Direction...

Advertisement