Review: The good, the bad and the Tuesday of the 2023 Globes
Tuesday night doesn’t really scream “glamorous awards show.” Hollywood, in large part, turned out too, acting as though it wasn’t a rainy weekday in Southern California and as though they hadn’t just a year ago protested the existence of the show. Brad Pitt and Angela Bassett came.news.yahoo.com
Chastain and Redmayne on teaming up for 'The Good Nurse'
TORONTO — (AP) — Jessica Chastain and Eddie Redmayne's careers were, perhaps, always on a collision course. “I took a picture of him in costume in character and I emailed Eddie and I said, ‘Stop taking my roles, (expletive).’”"The Good Nurse," which premiered over the weekend at the Toronto International Film Festival, brings Chastain and Redmayne together on screen for the first time. Chastain plays Amy Loughren, a New Jersey single-mother nurse who befriends Cullen (Redmayne), after he’s newly hired. And yet they’re so different.”For Chastain, 45, and Redmayne, 40, making “The Good Nurse” came with some trepidation. Redmayne’s slightly hangdog physicality in “The Good Nurse” is different than anything he’s done.wftv.com
For ‘Fantastic Beasts’ series, a case of diminishing returns
Film Review - Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows, from left, Jessica Williams, Callum Turner, Jude Law, Fionna Glascott, Dan Fogler and Eddie Redmayne in a scene from "Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore." “The Secrets of Dumbledore,” which Warner Bros. released in 4,208 locations in North America, also carries a $200 million production price tag. The eight Harry Potter films were responsible for over $7.7 billion in box office, while the first two “Fantastic Beasts” films made $1.5 billion total. As with previous “Fantastic Beasts” films, however, “Dumbledore” has more hope internationally. “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore,” $43 million.wftv.com
'Cabaret,' 'Life of Pi' win prizes at UK's Olivier Awards
Britain Olivier Awards Jessie Buckley, left, and Eddie Redmayne arrive for the Laurence Olivier Awards at the Royal Albert Hall, London, Sunday April 10, 2022. (Ian West/PA via AP) (Ian West)LONDON — (AP) — Sultry musical “Cabaret” and fantastical literary adaptation “Life of Pi” were among the winners Sunday at British theater’s Olivier Awards, which returned with a live ceremony and a black-tie crowd after a three-year gap imposed by COVID-19. Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley are nominated in musical leading actor categories for their roles as the Emcee and Sally Bowles . “Life of Pi,” adapted from Yann Martel’s Booker Prize-winning novel about a boy adrift at sea with a tiger, was named best new play. The contenders for best new musical are “Back to the Future - The Musical;” “The Drifters Girl;” “Frozen;” “Get Up Stand Up!wftv.com
UK theater's Olivier Awards back after COVID-enforced hiatus
Britain Olivier Awards Jessie Buckley, left, and Eddie Redmayne arrive for the Laurence Olivier Awards at the Royal Albert Hall, London, Sunday April 10, 2022. (Ian West/PA via AP) (Ian West)LONDON — (AP) — “Cabaret” stars Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley are among the acting nominees for British theater’s Olivier Awards, which return Sunday with a live ceremony and a black-tie crowd after a three-year gap imposed by COVID-19. The contenders for best new musical are “Back to the Future - The Musical;” “The Drifters Girl;” “Frozen;” “Get Up Stand Up! The last Oliviers ceremony, held largely remotely in October 2020, awarded work done before the British government ordered U.K. theaters to shut down in March 2020. The awards were founded in 1976 and named for the late actor-director Laurence Olivier.wftv.com
UK theater's Olivier Awards back after COVID-enforced hiatus
“Cabaret” stars Eddie Redmayne and Jessie Buckley are among the acting nominees for British theater’s Olivier Awards, which return Sunday with a live ceremony and a black-tie crowd after a three-year gap imposed by the COVID-19 pandemicwashingtonpost.com
Michelle Pfeiffer, Viola Davis and Gillian Anderson on playing first ladies
A new 10-part series on Showtime, "The First Lady," explores the private lives of some of the most revered public figures in American politics. CBS News' Lesley Stahl sits down with Michelle Pfeiffer (who plays Betty Ford), Viola Davis (Michelle Obama), and Gillian Anderson (Eleanor Roosevelt) about how they approached the roles of women who used the often-hidden power of their positions to change the course of history.news.yahoo.com
Jamie Dornan Admitted Robert Pattinson Didn’t “Fit In” With Him And Andrew Garfield After He Claimed He Was Treated As An “Afterthought” In The ’00s
Jamie recently opened up about his long-standing friendship with The Batman actor and admitted that things got a little awkward after Rob shot to fame in Twilight.View Entire Post ›news.yahoo.com
‘Fantastic Beasts 3’ title, release date announced
'Fantastic Beasts 3' FILE PHOTO: Eddie Redmayne (R) and Jude Law (L), stars of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald, surprise fans at platform 9 3/4 during 'Back to Hogwarts' day celebration at Kings Cross Station on September 1, 2018 in London, England. The pair will be back together next year for "Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore." (Jeff Spicer/Getty Images for Warner Bros)Fans of the Harry Potter universe will now know all of the secrets of Hogwarts headmaster Albus Dumbledore. >> Read more trending newsWarner Bros. has announced that the latest in the “Fantastic Beasts” series will be called, “Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore” and the film will be in theaters on April 15, Easter weekend, Deadline reported. #FantasticBeasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore in theaters April 15, 2022. pic.twitter.com/l27HbuwW9f — Fantastic Beasts (@FantasticBeasts) September 22, 2021It was originally set to premiere on July 15, but its release was moved up, Variety reported.wftv.com
Daywatch: Signs of COVID-19 resurgence in Illinois, ex-top cop sued for sexual misconduct and the real story behind ‘The Trial of the Chicago 7’
On Friday, Netflix will release its much-anticipated film “The Trial of the Chicago 7,” starring Eddie Redmayne, Sacha Baron Cohen, Jeremy Strong, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, John Carroll Lynch and many more top actors. But this movie is not just a star-studded drama; this film is based on real-world events that happened in Chicago. Here’s a breakdown of the events leading up to the trial.chicagotribune.com
New this week: David Byrne, 'The Amazing Race' & Tommy Lee
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. — Gretchen Sorin and Ric Burns' “Driving While Black: Race, Space and Mobility in America” was, unfortunately, always going to be of the moment. — Rocker Tommy Lee is in a collaborative state of mind on his new album, “Andro,” out Friday. Sundance Now’s true crime drama “Des” stars David Tennant (“Doctor Who”) as Dennis Nilsen, a serial killer who targeted young men, including the homeless. The three-part “Des,” debuting Thursday on the streaming service, was a recent U.K. TV hit and drew raves for Tennant’s performance.
JK Rowling responds to critics over her transgender comments
LOS ANGELES Harry Potter" creator J.K. Rowling said she refuses to bow down" to criticism about her recent comments on transgender people. Rowling published a lengthy post on her blog website Wednesday in response to the backlash and her concerns over new trans activism." A Harry Potter fan group tweeted its disapproval of Rowlings post and encouraged followers to donate to a group that supports back transgender women. Redmayne, who starred in two Fantastic Beast" films of the Harry Potter prequel series, disagreed with Rowling's comments on Twitter. He joined Radcliffe who also disapproved of Rowlings thoughts on transgender identity.
Eddie Redmayne on "The Theory of Everything"
Eddie Redmayne on "The Theory of Everything" Eddie Redmayne plays legendary physicist Stephen Hawking in the new movie, "The Theory of Everything." He will be one of the stars attending the Hollywood Film Awards for the first time airing on CBS. Redmayne spoke to "CBS This Morning" co-host Gayle King about meeting with Hawking and preparing for the role.cbsnews.com