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Emma Thompson, Greg Wise team up on book of Christmas essays

Emma Thompson and Greg Wise are collating a book of essays by celebs in aid of charities Crisis and The Refugee Council.

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First look: King Lear

The BBC has released the first image from its forthcoming star-studded adaptation of King Lear.

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All-star cast set for King Lear

BBC Two is lining up some of the best British acting talent for a new film of King Lear.

The film will see Anthony Hopkins and Emma Thompson reunite once again. They’ll be joined by the likes of Andrew Scott and Jim Broadbent.

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Films to watch out for – August to September

As the summer draws to a close and autumn fast approaches it’s time to say farewell to the big blockbusters and begin to prepare ourselves for the inevitable slide into awards season.

August to October is always a strange time in cinema as distributors move away from the big tent-pole movies into the more dramatic, kudos-likely fare. But, as always, there are plenty of films that are worth getting excited about.

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