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Kenneth Branagh Still Coming To Terms With Knighthood After

23rd July 2012

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...

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Kenneth Branagh To Star In Jack Ryan

23rd July 2012

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,...

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

20th July 2012

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...

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

17th June 2012

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....

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

16th June 2012

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...

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Kate Winslet Leads The Queens Birthday Honours List

16th June 2012

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...

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Tom Hiddleston: I Was 'Rubbish' In Thor

29th May 2012

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...

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Chris Hemsworth Impressed By Downey Jr's Work Ethic

4th April 2012

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...

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Kate Winslet And Branagh's Guernsey Film Delayed

2nd April 2012

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...

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Kenneth Branagh To Revive Jack Ryan With Chris Pine

28th March 2012

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...

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Christopher Plummer Becomes Oldest Ever Oscar Winner, Aged 82

27th February 2012

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'....

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The Oscars Attract In British 'Hopeful' Actors In Hollywood

25th February 2012

The Oscars are sure to be the focal point of many a conversation this weekend. However this will primarily be down to the fact that many British actors are tipped for success at the Oscars...

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Movie Reviews Act Of Valor

24th February 2012

Film critics seem to be having difficulty getting a handle on Act of Valor -- understandable given the fact that the movie reportedly started out as a training and recruitment film for Navy SEALs. It...

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Emma Watson Gets Voice In My Head?

2nd February 2012

Emma Watson is in negotiations to star in 'Your Voice in My Head'. The British actress - who recently filmed a role in novel adaptation 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower' - will reteam with...

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Kenneth Branagh Learned Of Oscars Nod In A Storm

2nd February 2012

Actor/director Kenneth Branagh discovered he was an Oscars record breaker while bracing himself for a storm.The great Brit became the first person to be nominated in five different categories when he landed a Best Supporting...

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The Help Scoops Three Major Prizes At Screen Actors' Guild Awards

30th January 2012

At last night's Screen Actors' Guild Awards, the stars of The Help scooped three of the major awards, including Outstanding Performance By A Cast in a Motion Picture. The film - which tells the tale...

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John Hurt Honoured For Outstanding Contribution To British Cinema

27th January 2012

John Hurt is to receive the Outstanding Contribution to British Cinema Award at the BaftAs in February.The seventy two year old actor is well known for his roles as John Merrick in The Elephant Man...

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Armie Hammer Busted For Marijuana At Mexican Border

26th January 2012

The Social Network star Armie Hammer has narrowly avoided a drugs charge after border control officers found a small amount of marijuana in his car. Officers in West Texas carried out checks on the vehicle,...

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Meryl Streep 'Honoured' At Oscar Nomination

25th January 2012

Meryl Streep is "honoured" to be up for Best Actress at this year's Academy Awards. The two-time Oscar-winning actress - who has now been nominated for 17 Academy Awards - is "touched deeply" after being...

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Fascinating Fact 12716

24th January 2012

Kenneth Branagh's Best Supporting Actor nod has landed him a new Oscars record - he becomes the first person nominated in five different categories: Supporting Actor (My Week With Marilyn), Actor (Henry V), Director (Henry...

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Oscar Nominations 2012: Albert Brooks Is Not A Happy Man

24th January 2012

The nominations for the 84th annual Oscars were announced by the actress Jennifer Lawrence in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning (24 January 2012). The magical Parisian adventure movie Hugo leads the way with 11 nods,...

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Kate Beckinsale's Underworld Takes A Bite Out Of Box Office Competition

23rd January 2012

Despite receiving a lukewarm critical response, Kate Beckinsale 's latest Underworld movie - Underworld: Awakening - has topped the U.S. Box office charts. According to Bbc News today (January 23, 2012), the film grossed $25.4...

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Meryl Streep Looks To Repeat Awards Success At Baftas

17th January 2012

Meryl Streep and George Clooney could well repeat their Golden Globes success at the forthcoming Bafta awards. Streep is nominated for Leading Actress for her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in Iron Lady and Clooney is...

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The Things They Say 24024

15th January 2012

"I keep an eye on my nostril hairs. You get to a certain age and nostril hairs and eyebrows... or indeed ear hair (become a problem)... There are machines that help you deal with these...

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Kenneth Branagh & Kate Winslet To Team Up For War Tale

13th January 2012

Great Brits Kenneth Branagh and Kate Winslet are to team up onscreen for the first time since they played lovers in Hamlet in 1996.Winslet will star in the actor/director's latest film, The Guernsey Literary and...

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Kenneth Branagh's Worries Over Laurence Olivier Role

22nd December 2011

Kenneth Branagh felt apprehensive about playing Laurence Olivier in My Week With Marilyn as he anticipated "inevitable knockings" tackling the role of an "unsurpassable" actor.The Harry Potter star has received critical acclaim for his portrayal...

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