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Ray Winstone Got To Work With The 'Cream' On King Of Thieves

Ray Winstone had his passion for acting reignited on 'King of Thieves' because he was working with the ''cream'' of British acting talent.The 61-year-old actor appears alongside Sir Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Tom Courtenay, Charlie...

Ray Winstone Almost Gave Up Acting

Ray Winstone almost gave up his acting career. The 61-year-old actor has admitted he had ''had enough'' of working in films and TV as he felt no good opportunities were coming his way.He said: ''For...

Mark Rylance Wins Top Prize At Bafta Tv Awards

The 56-year-old earned both an Oscar and BAFTA Film award for his role in Bridge of Spies, and he locked up another accolade at the London ceremony for his work in acclaimed series...

Anthony Hopkins And Tom Courtenay Land Royal Television Society Nominations

The Silence of the Lambs actor has been nominated for the male actor award for his performance in U.K. TV show The Dresser, while 45 Years star Courtenay lands a nod for Unforgotten....

Leonardo Dicaprio Accidentally Snubbed By Acting Hero

When accepting the Best Actor gong at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTA) on Sunday (14Feb16), The Revenant star cited the veteran British actor as an early inspiration, saying,...

Rich Cline's 10 Best Films Of 2015

There were some nice surprises in cinemas this year, with thoughtful thrillers, quality blockbusters, exhilarating franchise reboots and twists on familiar genres... 10. A Girl Walks Home Alone At NightAn Iranian vampire movie shot in...

A Week In Movies: Berlin Wraps Up, Dames Judi And Maggie Hit The Red Carpet, Julia Roberts Films In L.a. And There Are New Trailers For Age Of Adaline, Big Game And Crimson Peak

The Berlin Film Festival wrapped up last weekend after the premiere for Disney's new live-action version of Cinderella, and stars Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Lily James and Richard Madden, plus director Kenneth Branagh were...

Tom Courtenay Honoured At Film Festival

Beloved British thespian Tom Courtenay has been honoured with a lifetime achievement award at the Bradford International Film Festival.The accolade marked the 50th anniversary of his classic film Billy Liar. The 76-year-old Quartet star...

Dustin Hoffmans' Directorial Debut, 'Quartet', How Did He Do?

Double Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman has, at the age of 75, finally switched to directing. While many were surprised it had taken him so long, others were distinctly apprehensive about what Hoffman may offer. As...

Tom Courtenay Refused To Watch Downton Abbey Over Quartet Role

Veteran British actor Tom Courtenay deliberately avoided watching Dame Maggie Smith in Downton Abbey before playing her love interest onscreen because he didn't want to be "put off".Courtenay puckers up to kiss Smith in their...

Michael Hoffman: Colin Firth Was A Laugh On Gambit Set

Michael Hoffman thinks Colin Firth was unintentionally funny in 'Gambit'.The director confessed the 52-year-old actor provided a lot of laughs at his own expense in the new Coen Brothers' scripted comedy, especially during a scene...

Cameron Diaz And Colin Firth Wow Crowds At Gambit Premiere

Cameron Diaz and Colin Firth rocked the red carpet at the 'Gambit' world premiere last night (08.11.12).The Hollywood actors arrived in London's Leicester Square for the screening of Michael Hoffman's new comedy - which was...

Pictures: Cameron Diaz Steals The Show At Gambit Premiere In London

Cameron Diaz dazzled in a Stella McCartney dress at the London premiere of new art-heist movie Gambit on Wednesday evening (November 8, 2012). The actress actually went onto two further parties, though the cold and...

Cameron Diaz Wants 'Hocus-pocus Magic' To Make Men Younger

Cameron Diaz wishes she had ''hocus-pocus magic'' to make men younger.The actress would love to have ''voodoo'' powers which would allow her to turn back the clock on older men, especially her ''charming'' 75-year-old 'Gambit'...

Sheridan Smith's 'Overwhelming' Quartet Role

Sheridan Smith felt like she had to ''curtsy every morning'' on the set of 'Quartet'. The 31-year-old actress appears alongside a star-studded cast including Dame Maggie Smith, Billy Connolly, Sir Michael Gambon and Pauline Collins...

Maggie Smith 'Baffled' About Lack Of Elderly Films

Dame Maggie Smith is ''baffled'' as to why there aren't more films aimed at elderly people. The 77-year-old actress thinks there should be more movies created to please an older audience because she believes...

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