Last night I went along to BAFTA for their Life in Pictures event with Allison Janney.
Having already scored Golden Globe and SAG nominations for her work in I Tonya, Janney charmed the members of BAFTA with stories from her career.
The event also included questions from the audience, which is when I told her my suggestion for the plot of The West Wing reboot/revival.
Continue reading Allison Janney: A Life in Pictures
The West Wing creator (all all-round genius), Aaron Sorkin has revealed he has come up with an idea as to how the show could return to our screens.
Continue reading Aaron Sorkin has an idea of how to reboot The West Wing
This week Angie Greaves and I are discussing who you can expect to see at Cannes, The Simpsons go live, Idris Elba’s new film and Oprah’s latest role.
If you’re a regular reader of this site you’ll know I always try and mark any holiday with a clip from my favourite TV show, The West Wing.
Continue reading New West Wing podcast!
The line-up of guests for this Sunday’s British Academy Film Awards have been confirmed.
Continue reading BAFTA confirm 2016 guests
Aaron Sorkin is to adapt Harper Lee’s classic To Kill A Mockingbird for a Broadway run in 2017.
Continue reading Sorkin to adapt To Kill A Mockingbird for Broadway
It’s the annual Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences’ Governor’s Awards on Hollywood on Saturday where the heat and the good come out to celebrate those who are receiving special awards – and begin their own trail to the Oscars ceremony in February.
Continue reading Stars come out for the Governors Awards
And so the 59th BFI London Film Festival draws to a close for another year. Tonight sees the final big red carpet gala screening with Steve Jobs, but has LFF saved the best for last?
Continue reading At LFF today (day twelve)
I am so excited at the news that one of my favourite actresses is working with my favourite screenwriter on a film about Lucille Ball.
Continue reading Blanchett and Sorkin take on Lucille Ball
This morning the BFI London Film Festival announced its line-up for 2015. While there was. Lot to look forward to, there were also some glaring omissions (does LFF not like Eddie Redmayne??).
Now I’ve had some time to digest the line-up, here’s my (and this is very subjective) list of 14 films to watch.
Continue reading My 14 films to watch out for at London Film Festival