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Dame Helen Mirren Strives To Keep Learning From Fellow Actors

By Victoria Pavlova | 16th February 2014

Dame Helen Mirren is basically royalty now, or at least as close as possible. Having played two queens in her career, the 68-year-old actress will be awarded a fellowship from the British Academy of Film...

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Peter Greenaway To Receive Bafta Honour

13th February 2014

British director Peter Greenaway will be honoured for his contribution to cinema at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Awards on Sunday (16Feb14).The Draughtsman's Contract moviemaker, who famously declared "cinema is dead"...

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Peter Greenaway To Receive Visionary Award At Stockholm Film Festival

22nd October 2013

British director Peter Greenaway will be the guest of honour at the Stockholm Film Festival in Sweden next month (Nov13) when he is feted with a top prize.The Draughtsman's Contract moviemaker, who famously declared "cinema...

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Martin Freeman: Peter Jackson Is A 'Lunatic'

12th December 2012

Martin Freeman thinks Sir Peter Jackson is a ''lunatic''.'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' actor said being directed by Peter was just as strange and ''ludicrous'' as working with eccentric filmmaker Peter Greenaway on 'Nightwatching' in...

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Greenaway 'Solves' Rembrandt Mystery

7th September 2007

Director PETER GREENAWAY is confident his new movie NIGHTWATCHING has solved the REMBRANDT mystery which has confounded art critics for more than 300 years. Dutch artist Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn's The Night Watch painting features...

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Royal Honour For Rod Stewart

30th December 2006

Rocker ROD STEWART has been made a Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) by QUEEN ELIZABETH II in her New Year Honours list. The singer said he was "overjoyed" at the award when he received...

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Mcgregor Thrilled By Naked Brush Strokes

16th December 2006

Scottish movie star EWAN MCGREGOR will always have fond memories of make-up sessions on the set of arty 1996 film THE PILLOW BOOK - because a calligraphy expert would paint his penis as he chatted...

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Collette Loves The Shaved Look

26th July 2006

THE SIXTH SENSE star TONI COLLETTE has fond memories of the five times she has shaved off her hair because each episode marks an important stage in her life. The Aussie actress thinks she looks...

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Freeman To Play Rembrandt In Greenaway Biopic

2nd May 2006

THE HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY star MARTIN FREEMAN will play Dutch master artist REMBRANDT in director PETER GREENAWAY's new biopic NIGHTWATCHING. The quirky Brit won the coveted role after impressing revered film-maker Greenaway at...

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