What’s On Stage Awards 2016 Winners

Winners of the 16th Annual What’s On Stage Awards were announced at a live ceremony on Sunday 21 February at the Prince of Wales theatre in London. Steve Furst hosted the awards alongside guest presenters and several musical theatre stars who performed during the night. Big winners this year includes Benedict Cumberbatch, Mark Gatiss, Lara Pulver, Kinky [...]

Tom Hardy & Kenneth Branagh Join Dunkirck Cast

Christopher Nolan’s latest project is a World War II drama about the dramatic naval evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk. The film will predictably be called Dunkirk and Warner Bros have confirmed a tentative release date of July 21st 2017. Nolan himself has confirmed that while the lead roles in the ensemble cast will be [...]

Critics’ Circle Honour Kenneth Branagh

The UK’s top film critics will present Sir Kenneth Branagh with their highest accolade, the Dilys Powell Award for Excellence in Film, at their awards ceremony on Sunday 17th January. Born in Belfast and raised in Reading, Branagh graduated from The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1981 and is now its 16th president. He [...]

Cinderella London Premiere Pictures

Lily James, Helena Bonham Carter, Richard Madden, Matt Smith and Kenneth Branagh were among the stars walking the red carpet in London for the UK Premiere of he new live action version Disney classic Cinderella. Check out a gallery of pictures from the blue carpet below as well as a bonus gallery of pictures from [...]

Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit Premiere Pics & Video

Stars Chris Pine, Keira Knightley and Director Kenneth Branagh walked the red carpet in London’s Leicester Square last night for the European Premiere of  Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit. Check out a gallery of pictures and video below of all the action.

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Review

The Plot: Rebooting Tom Clancy’s iconic espionage hero, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit shows how a young former marine is brought into the ranks of the American CIA, becoming a gifted analyst. But when his work uncovers an international terrorist conspiracy he’s thrown into the middle of life or death action in a race to thwart [...]

Kenneth Branagh Directing Live Action Cinderella

Kenneth Branagh looks set to  replace Mark Romanek in directing duties for Disney’s forthcoming live action Cinderella project. Cate Blanchet who was previously attached to play the wicked stepmother remains in place, with the rest of casting for the re-imagined fairytale set to begin once negotiations with Branagh have reached a seemingly inevitable successful conclusion. Disney [...]

Kevin Costner Joins Jack Ryan Reboot

Kevin Costner has officially signed on to join the cast of Kenneth Branagh’s Jack Ryan reboot alongside leading man Chris Pine. Costner is undergoing a major career resurgence thanks to a prominent role in new Superman movie Man of Steel and has landed the key role of William Harper in the similarly rejuvenated Jack Ryan [...]

Christopher Eccleston Is New Thor 2 Villain

Christopher Eccleston will officially be playing new villain Malekith the Accursed in Marvel’s blockbuster superhero sequel Thor The Dark World. Mads Mikkelsen had previously been the studios first choice for the role, but he recently turned down the project in favour of the lead role in NBC’s Silence of The Lambs spin-off TV series Hannibal. Now Dr [...]

Kenneth Branagh To Play Jack Ryan Villain

Kenneth Branagh is already directing Paramount’s big screen reboot of the Tom Clancy’s espionage hero Jack Ryan. But the multi-talented director and stage actor now looks increasingly likely to also take on the role of the film’s main villain. Branagh would be playing an evil Russian financier at the centre of a plot to finance [...]