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Colin Firth, Julie Walters head to the Secret Garden

Colin Firth and Julie Walters are to star in a new adaptation of The Secret Garden.

The film is being produced by David Heyman, the man behind the Harry Potter and Paddington films.

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New images from Mary Poppins Returns, Fantastic Beasts 2

Mary Poppins Returns and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald are certainly two of the most anticipated films heading into cinemas in 2018.

So here are a couple of new images from other films – including another look at Jude Law as Dumbledore (still not sure about that one).

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Paddington 2 – footage screening thoughts

Yesterday I was lucky enough to go along to a screening of some footage from Paddington 2.

The event was introduced by Hugh Bonneville, aka Mr Brown, and featured four clips from the new film.

As always, any sequel to a film that you loved first time round always involves a bit of trepidation. Can they capture the magic again?

Well I’m glad to say that from the footage I saw yesterday, writer/director Paul King certainly has.

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That’s A Wrap: Springsteen’s Harry Potter song, Fences review and more

Loads to talk about in this week’s That A Wrap podcast with Angie Greaves including, did you know Bruce Springsteen recorded a song for the first Harry Potter film?

Plus, my thoughts on Denzel Washington and Viola Davis’s new film Fences (delighted she won the BAFTA).

Of course there’s also all the usual news including John Grisham’s latest thriller, Thandie Newton’s possible Star Wars role and the return to the UK of R&B stars En Vogue.

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