The Happy Prince Release Date Confirmed

THE HAPPY PRINCE, written and directed by, as well as starring, Rupert Everett, opens in cinemas across the UK on 15 June. Its UK premiere is set for 28 March as part of the BFI Flare: London LGBTQ+ Film Festival, following world and European premieres at the Sundance and Berlin film festivals. The final years [...]

The Mercy First Look Images Colin Firth & Rachel Weisz

Studiocannal, Blueprint Pictures and BBC Films today reveal first look images of Academy Award winner Colin Firth as amateur sailor Donald Crowhurst and Academy Award winner Rachel Weisz as his wife Claire. The highly anticipated feature from Academy Award winner James Marsh, the director of The Theory of Everything, will be titled THE MERCY opening in [...]

Bridget Jones’s Baby First Look

This is the official first image of Renee Zellweger in character as Bridget Jones for Bridget Jones’s Baby, the third film in the series based on Helen Fielding’s hapless heroine. Director Sharon Maguire returns to the franchise after being responsible for the far superior first effort, before the sequel’s somewhat ill advised trip to the [...]

Colin Firth Quits Paddington Bear Movie

Colin Firth has surprisingly pulled out of voicing Paddington Bear in the upcoming film version of Michael Bond’s beloved children’s books, despite the release of initial trailers and a rapidly approaching November release date. Explaining the untimely decision Firth said. “After a period of denial, we’ve chosen ‘conscious uncoupling. It’s been bittersweet to see this [...]

KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE Trailer

Here’s  the first official trailer for Matthew Vaughn’s big screen adaptation of Mark Millar’s comic hit Kingsman: The Secret Service. Colin Firth plays a debonair super spy who recruits a chavish street kid, determined to train him up and exploit his untapped potential.

Paddington Bear Teaser Trailer

Here’s the first official teaser trailer for the forthcoming big screen adventures of Paddington Bear, the much beloved duffle coat wearing creation of classic children’s author Michael Bond.  Fusing live action and CGI the film will be based on an original screenplay rather than any of Paddington’s familiar adventures, with Mighty Boosh’s Paul King taking the helm to direct. [...]

Samuel L Jackson Joins The Secret Service

Director Matthew Vaughan recently abandoned both the X-men sequel and Kick-Ass 2 to focus on making The Secret Service, a big screen adaptation of Mark Millar’s comic book about a veteran secret agent training a young protégée he finds living on the streets. Having already attached Colin Firth and Taron Egerton  the project has just [...]