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‘Years & Years’ Trailer: Emma Thompson is a Divisive Politician in HBO’s Dystopian Drama

A powerful political leader who stokes anti-immigrant fears and weaponizes an increasingly polarized community? Where have we heard that before? Years & Years may be a new HBO limited series that depicts a dystopian near-future in which Emma Thompson plays a charming and controversial government leader who threatens to tear Britain apart, but it feels alarmingly relevant to today’s political landscape. The limited series even begins in 2019, before venturing decades into the future to examine w...
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7 upcoming HBO TV shows viewers can look forward to after 'Game of Thrones' ends

HBO's biggest show, "Game of Thrones," ends on Sunday. But there's still plenty to look forward to from the network this year, including "Big Little Lies" season two and "Watchmen." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. "Game of Thrones" ends on Sunday, but HBO still has plenty to offer the rest of the year. The hit fantasy series has been HBO's biggest show over the course of its eight seasons and the final season has been a ratings hit. The premium cable network is developing ...
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Years & Years Trailer: First Look at Emma Thompson’s New HBO Drama

Years & Years trailer: First look at Emma Thompson’s new HBO drama HBO has released the official trailer for their upcoming British drama titled Years & Years, giving us a preview of how a family’s life can instantly be affected by the drastic changes in politics, economy and technological advances. Starring Academy Award-winning actress Emma Thompson (Howards End, Late Night) as the controversial politician Vivienne Rook, you can check out the video below. RELATED: HBO Unveils Full Trailer ...
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‘Cruella’ Adds Emma Thompson to the ‘101 Dalmatians’ Villain Origin Story Starring Emma Stone

Walt Disney Pictures is still going full steam ahead with their slate of live-action remakes of their animated classics. However, in the case of one of their most famous movies, they’re taking a different live-action approach. Since 101 Dalmatians was already remade into a live-action movie back in 1996 (and even spawned a sequel), Disney is giving the fashionista villain Cruella de Vil her own movie starring Emma Stone as a younger version of the deranged woman who wants to make a coat out of ...
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Emma Thompson in Talks to Star in Disney’s Cruella

Emma Thompson in talks to star in Disney’s Cruella According to Variety, Academy Award-winning actress Emma Thompson (Howards End) is entereds talks to star in Walt Disney Pictures‘ forthcoming live-action Cruella which centers on one of the most iconic Disney villains from the 101 Dalmatians film franchise. Thompson would be joining Oscar winner Emma Stone (La La Land), who is set to portray the titular fur-obsessed antagonist. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlo...
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Emma Thompson in Talks to Join Emma Stone in Disney’s ‘Cruella’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Emma Thompson is in early talks to star opposite Emma Stone in the Disney’s “Cruella,” a live-action origin story based on the classic “101 Dalmatians” villain Cruella de Vil. “I, Tonya” director Craig Gillespie is helming the film with Marc Platt, Kristin Burr and Andrew Gunn producing. De Vil, who will be played by Stone […]
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Emma Thompson Rocks the Mother’s Day Episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

It’s truly a shame that it has taken so long for Emma Thompson to host Saturday Night Live for the first time. The British actress brought some serious comedic chops to the show, fueled by her longtime acting careers, and the result was a hilarious episode that stayed true to the tradition of the Mother’s Day episode by having some great special guests pop up. The Best The Perfect Mother – This is a retread of a similar Mother’s Day sketch from last year when Amy Schumer hosted, but this...
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'SNL': Tina Fey, Amy Poehler return to help Emma Thompson explain 'Mother Speak'

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler returned to "SNL" to help host Emma Thompson explain what mother's really mean when they talk. It's complicated.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Join Emma Thompson in ‘SNL’ Mother’s Day Monologue (Watch)

Emma Thompson got a little help from fellow mothers Tina Fey and Amy Poehler during the Mother’s Day episode of “Saturday Night Live” she hosted on May 11. Thompson brought the former “SNL” cast members out during her monologue to help teach the audience how to decipher “mother-speak.” The trio kicked things off by pointing […]
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Ciara Is Living Her Best Life But Not Making Her Best Music

With all due respect to her formative influences and one-time contemporaries Destiny's Child, Ciara is a survivor. More »
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The Morning Watch: Russo Brothers Break Down Biggest Marvel Moments, ‘Little Mermaid’ Book Comparison & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, Avengers: Endgame directors Anthony & Joe Russo break down some of the biggest moments from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Plus, learn the difference between Disney’s adaptation of The Little Mermaid and the...
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HBO Snags ‘Years and Years’ with Emma Thompson for Europe, Latin America

Russell T Davies’ upcoming future-set drama “Years and Years” will be on HBO Europe and HBO Latin America. The series is already set for HBO in the U.S. “Queer as Folk” and “Doctor Who” scribe Davies’ series follows one family over 15 years, through a period of political instability, technological advances and a changing economy. […]
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New Trailer & Poster For LATE NIGHT, Starring Emma Thompson & Mindy Kaling

New trailer and poster for the talk show set comedy. Read more >>> [Author: The Movie Waffler]
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‘Late Night’ Trailer: Mindy Kaling Tries to Save Emma Thompson’s Failing Talk Show

Emma Thompson is a late night talk show host looking for a career spark as she faces criticism for losing her edge and relying on an all-male writers room. Mindy Kaling is an aspiring comedy writer looking to break out of the chemical plant in which she spends her days cracking one-liners. Late Night is the movie that will bring them together in a sharp, hilarious comedy that you must see when it arrives in theaters this summer, and a new trailer will show you exactly why. Watch the new Late Ni...
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New Late Night Trailer Starring Mindy Kaling & Emma Thompson!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Late Night trailer starring Mindy Kaling & Emma Thompson! Amazon Studios has released a brand new trailer for their upcoming comedy Late Night, highlighting how Molly’s determination will help revive Katherine’s late-night talk-show. Starring Oscar winner Emma Thompson and Mindy Kaling, you can check out the video below. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[...
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Second Trailer for Emma Thompson & Mindy Kaling's Film 'Late Night'

"What exactly is wrong with my bits?" "They're a little old, and a little white." Amazon Studios has debuted a second official trailer for the indie comedy Late Night, which premiered to rave reviews at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year (here's my review). The first trailer launched a few months ago, and this new one comes with a poster. Written by, and starring, comedian Mindy Kaling, the film is about a female late night talk show host who realizes she's out of touch and out of ...
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All The Reasons We Love Sarah Paulson

It has become quite evident that actress Sarah Paulson and the word ‘iconic’ belong in the same sentence. Paulson has starred in some of our favorite movies and television shows, including American Gothic, Nip/Tuck, What Women Want, Down With Love, 12 Years a Slave, The Post, Ocean’s 8, American Horror Story, and more. From her activism to her stints on Broadway to her much-appreciated carefree attitude on her relationship with actress Holland Taylor, it is impossible to not adore her – on ...
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‘Men In Black: International’ Trailer: The World’s Not Going to Save Itself

A new Men In Black International trailer just dropped in from outer space, and let’s just say it leaves a lot to be desired. The cast here is wonderful, reuniting Thor: Ragnarok co-stars Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson as a new generation of alien-policing secret agents. But will their charisma be enough to elevate what looks like somewhat shoddy material? Let’s hope! Watch the Men In Black: International trailer below. Men In Black International Trailer Returning to the world of Men...
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The New Men In Black: International Trailer Is Here!

The New Men In Black: International Trailer Is Here! For the last two decades, MiB has counted on Agents J and K to regularly save the world. But this time, it’s going to come down to Chris Hemsworth’s Agent H and Tessa Thompson’s Agent M in Men in Black: International. The new trailer has arrived, and it looks like MiB’s greatest threat may come from within. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh...
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Hemsworth & Thompson in Second 'Men in Black: International' Trailer

"Are you suggesting we try the most powerful weapon in the galaxy for fun?" Sony Pictures has revealed the second official trailer for Men in Black International, the fourth movie in the Men in Black series, which seems to be more of a reboot than anything. This one introduces us to two new MIB members: Chris Hemsworth as Agent H, and Tessa Thompson as Agent M. The plot involves them tackling the "biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization." This gives us a ...
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VOTD: Prepare for Blockbusters with the Summer 2019 Movies Montage

Even though summer doesn’t officially begin until late in June, Marvel Studios has officially proclaimed the beginning of the summer blockbuster movie season with Avengers: Endgame. Even though it will be one of the biggest movies of the year, there are still plenty more blockbuster hits coming to theaters this summer, and a new 2019 summer movies montage has arrived to get you hyped for the rest of the films coming this season. Watch it below. 2019 Summer Movies Montage Here are all the...
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Extinction Rebellion day five centres on tussle for control of Oxford Circus

Protesters’ boat becomes focus of action as movement gains impetus from Greta Thunberg and Emma ThompsonThe siege of the Berta Cáceres started started shortly after noon when police in high-vis jackets surrounded the bright pink boat in Oxford Circus, central London, with two cordons and then steadily peeled off the Extinction Rebellion activists stuck to it.Officers with angle grinders cut through the bars below the hull of the vessel, named after the murdered Honduran environmental activist, w...
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Extinction Rebellion reports hundreds of people signing up

Hot weather, Emma Thompson and imminent arrival of Greta Thunberg galvanise supportExtinction Rebellion activists reported an influx of supporters on Friday, as the Easter holiday, balmy weather and promises of support from school strike leader Greta Thunberg injected new momentum into the weeklong climate protest.Despite more than 100 arrests on Friday, taking the total to 682 by early evening, the demonstration which has blocked four major London landmarks looked set to continue beyond the wee...
Tags: London, Climate Change, Environment, UK News, Emma Thompson, Noam Chomsky, Greta Thunberg, Extinction Rebellion

Climate group reports influx of support as Extinction Rebellion protests continue

Police seize Extinction Rebellion boat as organisers plan to extend London actionExtinction Rebellion activists reported an influx of supporters on Friday, as the Easter holiday, balmy weather and promises of support from school strike leader Greta Thunberg injected new momentum into the weeklong climate protest.Despite more than 100 arrests on Friday, taking the total to 682 by early evening, the demonstration which has blocked four major London landmarks looked set to continue beyond the weeke...
Tags: London, Climate Change, Environment, UK News, Emma Thompson, Noam Chomsky, Greta Thunberg, Extinction Rebellion

Climate protests close London bridge; 570 arrests in 4 days

LONDON (AP) — Climate protesters are once again trying to shut down parts of London to urge residents to do more to protect the Earth from rising temperatures. Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson joined a rally by the Extinction Rebellion protesters in central London on Friday. She told the demonstrators in Oxford Circus “it makes me […]
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Climate Change Protesters Have Shut Down London’s Historic Waterloo Bridge

Oscar-winning actress Emma Thompson joined the Extinction Rebellion protesters
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Emma Thompson: 'If I could fly cleanly, I would'

Actress Emma Thompson defends her decision to fly to London from the US to attend a climate change protest.
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Dame Emma Thompson: 'If I could fly cleanly, I would'

Actress Emma Thompson defends her decision to fly to London from the US to attend a climate change protest.
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Emma Thompson boards the pink climate change boat in London

British actress Emma Thompson has climbed aboard a pink boat that has occupied one of central London's main traffic intersections for the last five days as climate change activists continue to protest in the UK capital on Friday.
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Emma Thompson, weeping teenagers join peaceful climate protest in London

Organisers Extinction Rebellion have called for non-violent civil disobedience to force the British government to reduce net greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2025 and stop what they call a global climate crisis. Extinction Rebellion has blocked several locations in central London this week after staging a semi-nude protest in parliament earlier this month. "Our planet is in serious trouble," Thompson told reporters.
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