Here’s the first look at Poldark’s Eleanor Tomlinson alongside Rafe Spall in the BBC’s forthcoming adaptation of War of the Worlds.
It’s been a couple of weeks but Angie Greaves and I are back with out entertainment news podcast.
The new edition contains everything from a new film for a former Downton Abbey star to Judy Murray’s memoir plus the rather strange pairing of Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg.
It’s not just big blockbusters that will be appearing in UK cinemas this summer, there’s also some interesting smaller British films to look out for.
One such film is the new version of Swallows and Amazons.
The first trailer for the forthcoming big screen outing of Swallows and Amazons has been released.
The new film adaptation of Swallows and Amazons will arrive in UK cinemas on August 19.
The first poster for Steven Spielberg’s The BFG has arrived and it’s really quite magical.
Filming has finally begun on a film version of Arthur Ransome’s classic story, Swallows and Amazons. I say finally because I spent years tracking this film through development and pre-production and, to be honest, I thought the cameras would never roll. But they are!
The stars of British cinema will be out in London on Sunday night at the annual Moët British Independent Film Awards.
Emma Thompson and Benedict Cumberbatch are being honoured with special awards whilst drama 71 leads the nominations with nine followed by Pride with seven nods.
A whole who’s who of acting talent will be there including Alicia Vikander, Andrew Scott, Asa Butterfield, Anne Marie Duff, Bill Bailey, Charles Dance, Douglas Booth, George Mackay, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Helen Mirren, Jamie Sives, Jared Harris, Jodie Whittaker, Keira Knightley, Lesley Manville, Mark Strong, Max Irons, Maxine Peake, Mike Leigh, Olivia Colman, Rafe Spall, Sally Hawkins, Stanley Tucci, Timothy Spall and Tom Hollander.
The awards are being hosted by Simon Bird of The Inbetweeners and this year you can watch them live on YouTube – or below!
Nicole Kidman, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Michael Gambon, Julie Walters and Keyvan Novak will walk the red carpet at the world premiere of Paddington on November 23.
They’ll also be joined on the red carpet by the little bear’s creator Michael Bond.
The premiere takes place at the Odeon Leicester Square.
Meanwhile Jim Broadbent, Rafe Spall, Jodie Whittaker, Warwick Davis and Dasher the Reindeer will attend the London premiere of Get Santa on November 30.