Venice Film Festival to honour Julie Andrews with lifetime achievement award

Venice Film Festival to honour Julie Andrews with lifetime achievement award “An extraordinary career which has admirably parsed popular success with artistic ambition, without ever bowing to facile compromises.” Oscar-winning English actress Julie Andrews will receive the ...

Interview: Julie Andrews on the 50th anniversary of 'The Sound of Music'

Interview: Julie Andrews on the 50th anniversary of 'The Sound of Music' "The Sound of Music" is not just a wonderful film; it's perhaps the single most timeless Hollywood musical with the most uniformly beloved songlist in film history. Julie Andrews' performance as the ...

Special Features - The Andrei Konchalovsky Retrospective

Paul Risker on the year-long international celebration of the distinguished Russian film director Andrei Konchalovsky... A retrospective of a distinguished Russian director may not be the first thing ...

Liam Neeson Confirmed for The Dark Knight Rises

It was rumored earlier this year that Liam Neeson would return to reprise his role as Ra's al Ghul in Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. He was spotted on the set of the film, but until today ...

2012 Oscar Predictions Best Supporting Actress: Octavia Spencer, Jessica Chastain, Vanessa Redgrave

Jessica Chastain, The Help 2012 Oscar Predictions – Best Supporting Actor: Christopher Plummer, Albert Brooks, Kenneth Branagh, Nick Nolte, Viggo Mortensen The list of potential Best Supporting ...

Stars unite to save the falafels that fuelled theatreland

A small independent cafe in London's West End, frequented by actors since 1965, is facing closure. Now it has become the subject of an A-list campaign to save it – and a focus for growing discontent ...

Interview with Andrey Konchalovsky

Our good friends at Premiere Scene have sent us this wonderful interview with highly acclaimed Russian Writer, Producer and Director Andrey Konchalovsky. His body of work includes the internationally ...

A History of... Julie Andrews

To celebrate the 75th birthday of the great Julie Andrews, our favorite singing governness, our favorite magical nanny, our favorite gender bending toast of Paris. Something big was in order. Why, ...

Keira Knightley Lands a Nomination at Laurence Olivier Awards

Keira Knightley's heavily criticized stint in a London production of "The Misanthrope" has earned her a nomination for one of Britain's Laurence Olivier Awards. The actress has been hit with a slew of ...

Knightley Nominated For Theatre Prize

Knightley Nominated For Theatre Prize Keira Knightley's heavily criticised stint in a London production of The Misanthrope has earned her a nomination for one of Britain's Laurence Olivier Awards. The actress has been hit with a slew of ...

Gold Derby nuggets: 'August: Osage County' vies for West End kudos | Dave Karger: 'Amazing achievement' of 'Precious' | 'Avatar' is half billion dollar baby

Gold Derby nuggets: 'August: Osage County' vies for West End kudos | Dave Karger: 'Amazing achievement' of 'Precious' | 'Avatar' is half billion dollar baby • Tony and Pulitzer prize winner "August: Osage County" landed on Monday's short list for the Evening Standard awards honoring the best of West End theater. Also vying for the top prize of best play ...

Stevenson and Goodman to Star in West End Transfer of Duet For One

The Almeida Theatre?s sell-out production of Tom Kempinski?s two-hander Duet for One will transfer to the Vaudeville Theatre for a 12 week limited run, performances from 7 May with press night on 12 ...