Newswire: R.I.P. Robert Hardy from Harry Potter and All Creatures Great And Small

As confirmed by The Guardian, actor Robert Hardy—probably best known for playing Cornelius Fudge in the Harry Potter movies—has died. A cause of death has not been given, but Hardy’s family says he ...

John Carson obituary

Stalwart film and television actor with a talent for playing snarling villains John Carson, who has died aged 89, was a busy actor whose velvet voice and distinguished looks could flit easily between ...

Michael Hayes obituary

My father, Michael Hayes, the television director and producer, and former Shakespearean actor, who has died aged 85, is best known for directing 14 episodes of Doctor Who (with Tom Baker, 1978-79), ...

Life in a Day Doc Follows On-Demand Marketing Model: Hometown Screenings, Marketing Swat Teams

Life in a Day Doc Follows On-Demand Marketing Model: Hometown Screenings, Marketing Swat Teams The trend in marketing these days is the on-demand model launched by Paramount's Paranormal Activity. The idea is to engage fans and get them to market the movie. With Ridley Scott and Kevin ...

Life in a Day and Ridley Scott's Micro Movie Mogul Initiative Raise Money for Charities

Life in a Day and Ridley Scott's Micro Movie Mogul Initiative Raise Money for Charities Ridley Scott invites the public to aid in promoting the UK theatrical release of Life in a Day on June 17 (it opens in the Us June 29), and by doing so raise money for UK charities, all through the ...

Strange Door Co-Star Richard Stapley Dies

British-born actor Richard Stapley began his film career in Hollywood in the late 1940s. He starred as French nobleman Denis de Beaulieu, who becomes a pawn in Charles Laughton’s revenge plot in the ...

Thunderbirds Star Barrett Dies

Thunderbirds Star Barrett Dies Australian actor Ray Barrett has died at the age of 82. The star, who voiced several characters in British TV puppet show Thunderbirds, passed away at a hospital on Australia's Gold Coast on Monday ...