EE Rising Star Award Nominations 2015

The EE Rising Star Award nominations for 2015 were announced this morning with a stellar line up of promising breakthrough stars. This year’s nominees include Jack O’Connell, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Margot Robbie, Miles Teller & Shailene Woodley. A detailed review of this year’s line up below. GUGU MBATHA-RAW landed her first major feature film in 2011, with the [...]

London Critics’ Circle Film Awards Nominations 2015

The London Film Critics’ Circle has announced the nominations for its 35th annual awards ceremony, with Mike Leigh’s historical biopic Mr Turner leading the way with seven nominations, including Film of the Year and British Film of the Year. Close behind in the race for the awards, voted on by 140 of the UK’s leading [...]

Rolene Strauss Wins Miss World 2014

Rolene Strauss, representing South Africa, has been crowned as the 64th Miss World at this year’s final in London. Rolene says her family made her who she is today. A 4th year Medical student, she praises her father’s influence, interesting her in medicine, her mother taught her the power of the mind, and her brother, compassion [...]

British Independent Film Awards 2014 Winners

A glittering array of talent turned out this evening for the 17thMoët British Independent Film Awards. The winners were announced at the star-studded ceremony, held at Old Billingsgate, which was hosted by The Inbetweeners star, Simon Bird. The lucky winners took home the iconic award designed by Fredrikson Stallard and created by Swarovski as well [...]

British Independent Film Awards 2014 Nominations

This weekend the winners will be announced for the British Independent Film Awards. The Imitation Game, Pride, ’71, Mr Turner and Frank lead the field with multiple nominations. Benedict Cumberbatch is set to be honored with this year’s Variety Award, while Emma Thompson receives the Richard Harris Award. Full nominations list below: Best Director John Michael [...]

Shock Treatment set for Stage Revival

Richard O’Brien is set to adapt his much maligned  Rocky Horror Picture Show follow up Shock Treatment into a new stage production to premiere at London’s King’s Head Theatre in April 2015. Speaking of the news creator O’Brien said “Shock Treatment has been waiting patiently in the wings for a stage premiere since the film [...]

Paddington Review

The Plot Michael Bond’s beloved bear is brought to the big screen for christmas with the help of Ben Wishaw’s gentle voice (Skyfall). From dark Peru to rainy London, Paddington is on a journey to find a new home. But when an evil taxidermist (Nicole Kidman) begins hunting him down, and nothing but his natural [...]

British Independent Film Award Nominations 2014

This year’s nominations for the British Independent Film Awards were announced by Jared Harris today with the Imitation Game, Pride, ’71, Mr Turner and Frank leading the field with multiple nominations. Benedict Cumberbatch is honored with this year’s Variety Award, while Emma Thompson receives the Richard Harris Award. Best Director John Michael McDonagh for Calvary Lenny Abrahamson for Frank Matthew [...]

Men Women & Children Review

The Plot Emma Thompson narrates Jason Reitman’s latest comedy drama, which delves into impact of technology among a whole host of characters young and old. Various interwoven stories explore how the advent of ever present social media has forever changed notions of privacy, intimacy and identity. The Good Opening with a shot of a satellite [...]

The Imitation Game Premiere Live Stream

Later tonight Red Carpet News will be on the red carpet for the official opening of this year’s London film festival and you can join us… Watch the red carpet action from THE IMITATION GAME, Opening Night Gala of the 58th BFI London Film Festival, live from Leicester Square tomorrow evening at 5:30pm in the live [...]