Film & Tv

Actress Leonie Elliott: ‘My harrowing Midwife scenes make me cry’

It may be one of the nation’s favourite feel-good shows, but Call the Midwife doesn’t avoid gritty, hard-hitting storylines. Its rising star LEONIE ELLIOTT tells Charlotte Pearson Methven about the emotional rollercoaster of filming With her leather jacket, estuary...

Michael Polish’s Road Movie Tackles Human Trafficking – Variety

Twenty years and 12 features down the line, it’s still hard to peg the directorial sensibility of Michael Polish, with or without the presence of brother Mark as frequent co-writer and actor. His output has been all over...

‘Aquaman’ Pools $179M Through Friday Overseas; Topping $200M Today

SATURDAY UPDATE: Riding a wave into seven more markets on Friday, Warner Bros/DC’s Aquaman fished out another $27M from overseas turnstiles, lifting the international box office cume to $179.1M. There are 43 offshore hubs now in release, ahead...

Paul Williams Interview: ‘Emmet Otter’s Jug Band Christmas,’ Collaborating With Jim Henson and More

A vintage holiday television program is getting the big screen treatment this Christmas season, as Fathom Events presents Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas as part of Jim Henson's Holiday Special, set to be beamed into theaters across the country...

Fans are divided about the Arctic Monkeys cover performed for Joe Sugg’s ‘Strictly Come...

Some say the Strictly band "murdered" an Arctic Monkeys classic Strictly Come Dancing viewers have taken to Twitter to criticise and celebrate the cover of an Arctic Monkeys song in Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell’s routine. The pair’s quickstep showdown attracted mixed...

Pete Davidson Posts Disturbing Message, Deletes Instagram – Variety

“Saturday Night Live” cast member Pete Davidson posted a disturbing message Saturday morning stating he doesn’t “want to be on this earth anymore,” then deleted his Instagram account. In the post, Davidson wrote, “I’m doing my best to stay...

Rodney Kageyama Dies: Actor And Asian-American Activist Was 77

Actor, activist and Japanese-American community personality Rodney Kageyama, 77, died in his sleep early on December 9, according to his spouse. Kageyama had major roles in Karate Kid IV with Hilary Swank, the Ron Howard film Gung Ho and the sitcom based on the...

European Film Awards Winners Announced – Live

Refresh for latest…: The 31st European Film Awards are taking place in Seville, Spain tonight. A Best Picture winner for Ida in 2014, Pawel Pawlikowski has Cold War in contention this evening, with the overall lead on nominations....

Malin Akerman Says She’s ‘Still Floating’ After Wedding

Married life feels good for Malin Akerman. ...

European Film Awards Handed Out – Variety

Marcello Fonte, the star of Matteo Garrone’s “Dogman,” won the prize for best actor at the 31st edition of the European Film Awards, which is being hosted Saturday evening in Seville, Spain. “Dogman” is one of the movies that...