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VIDEO: Helen Mirren Has A Poetic Message For World Leaders

Dame Helen Mirren, who has won Academy, BAFTA, Golden Globe, Olivierand Tony Awards for her portrayal of The Queen, yesterday released a very majestic message on Instagram to world leaders dealing with the coronavirus outbreak. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Patrick Stewart Is Reading Every Shakespeare Sonnet on Instagram: One a Day “to Keep the Doctor Away”

  View this post on Instagram   It has led me to undertake what follows. When I was a child in the 1940s, my mother would cut up slices of fruit for me (there wasn't much) and as she put it in front of me she would say: "An apple a day keeps the doctor away." How about, “A sonnet a day keeps the doctor away”? we go: Sonnet 1. A post shared by Patrick Stewart (@sirpatstew) on Mar 22, 2020 at 4:28pm PDT After receiving...
Tags: Google, Instagram, College, Current Affairs, Literature, Shakespeare, Patrick Stewart, Ben Kingsley, Helen Mirren, Ian Mckellen, Agincourt, Henry V, John Barton, Stewart, Patrick, Facebook Twitter

‘The Great’ Trailer: Nicholas Hoult and Elle Fanning Are Russian Royals in Your ‘Favourite’ New Historical Satire

Helen Mirren played a sexy Catherine the Great in her later years in HBO’s steamy miniseries last year, but Elle Fanning will be lending the Russian ruler a satirical edge in the upcoming Hulu comedy series The Great. Watch The Great trailer below. The Great Trailer If the trailer’s acerbic dialogue, outrageous debauchery, and a foppish Nicholas Hoult as Emperor Peter reminds you of Yorgos Lanthimos’ pitch-black period piece The Favourite, that’s because The Great is created, written an...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Television, Movies, Russia, Oscar, Armando Iannucci, Hulu, Helen Mirren, Catherine, True Story, Peter, Nicholas Hoult, Holt, Elle-Fanning, Hoult

Italy’s Nexo Digital Open for Mip Biz Via Virtual Showcase

As virtual market initiatives proliferate, Italy’s Nexo Digital, which co-produces and distributes theatrical event content for the global market, has set up a virtual product showcase to make up for the cancellation of the MipTV mart. The MipTV global content market was due to run March 28-April 2 before the coronavirus pandemic forced its cancellation. […]
Tags: News, Global, Markets & Festivals, Italy, Helen Mirren, Nexo Digital, Mip TV

Universal Pictures’ F9 Delayed Until April 2021

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Universal Pictures’ F9 Delayed Until April 2021 The release date for Universal Pictures’ latest installment in The Fast Saga, F9, has been pushed back until April 2, 2021, joining other films that have been delayed due to the coronavirus. The film was initially scheduled for release on May 22, 2020. F9 is currently the only major film opening wide on the new date. RELATED: A Quiet Place Part II Release Date Delayed Due to Coronavirus In F9, Vin Diesel’s Dom Toretto is lead...
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Berlinale 2020: My 6 Favorite Films at This Year's Fest - Docs & More

Cinema lives on! "This is a very special tribe of people. Workers? Yes. But also believers: in the magic & the power of storytelling." -Helen Mirren. The 70th Berlin Film Festival (aka Berlinale) has wrapped up in Berlin, offering a bevy of fine films for cinephiles to enjoy and analyze. To recap the festival this year, I've put together a quick list of my six favorite films at Berlinale 2020 - a mix of documentaries and features. Last year, I only wrote about my favorite docs because everythi...
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Helen Mirren wants to scrap the idea of beauty

"I think we should start calling it 'character' instead of 'beauty', said Helen Mirrin. At 74, Mirren has a half a century on stage and screen behind her -- not to mention a display case full of awards -- from an Oscar and Tony to an Emmy and Olivier -- most of which she earned after the age of 60.
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Helen Mirren Has A Lot To Say About Harry And Meghan Markle’s Exit

The actor applauded the Duke and Duchess of Sussex for stepping back.
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Helen Mirren, Who Won an Oscar for Playing Queen Elizabeth II, Says Meghan Markle Was a ‘Fantastic Addition to the Royal Family’

Helen Mirren, who won an Oscar for her performance as Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II in “The Queen,” says Meghan Markle was “a fantastic addition to the royal family,” and she “applauds” Markle and Prince Harry’s decision to step back from royal duties, she tells Variety. Mirren, who is the subject of an homage at the […]
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‘F9’ Trailer Breakdown: Dominic Toretto’s Past Just Caught Up With Him

For years, Universal has used the Super Bowl to debut the newest looks at its Fast and Furious movies, delivering some memorable trailers full of jaw-dropping imagery that get fans hyped for the next installment. But before this Sunday’s game, the studio topped itself by releasing the F9 trailer in advance during a live concert event with the cast in Miami, and holy shit, this thing rules so hard. Join me below for a F9 trailer breakdown. When the teaser for this trailer arrived earlier this...
Tags: London, Movies, Justice, Sequels, Azerbaijan, Tokyo, Miami, Brian, Edinburgh, Universal, Justin-Lin, Mia, Avengers, Helen Mirren, Paul Walker, Central America

First Full Trailer for Justin Lin's 'Fast Saga' Sequel 'Fast & Furious 9'

"Your whole live you pushed yourself to be faster than Don…" Universal has unveiled the first official trailer for Justin Lin's Fast & Furious 9, the latest installment in the never-ending "Fast Saga". No matter how fast you are, no one outruns their past. Even when lying low, they family is called back out to save the world again. "The action hurtles around the globe—from London to Tokyo, from Central America to Edinburgh, and from a secret bunker in Azerbaijan to the teeming streets of Tbl...
Tags: London, Movies, Trailer, Azerbaijan, Tokyo, Edinburgh, Justin Lin, Helen Mirren, Central America, Tblisi, To Watch, Sung Kang, Don Universal

‘F9’ is the Official Title of ‘Fast 9’, and John Cena and John Cena’s Arms Get a Character Poster

Universal has released a batch of character posters for the Fast and Furious #family, proving that the road to F9 is not without the occasional pothole. Check out John Cena’s hulking arms below. F9 Character Posters Vin Diesel is jacked, but Cena’s arms are next level. We knew Cena would be trying to fill the bicep-sized hole left by Dwayne Johnson when Johnson went off to make Hobbs and Shaw movies with Jason Statham, but this is ridiculous. I wouldn’t be surprised if the studio w...
Tags: Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Sequels, Tokyo, Miami, Hobbs, Universal, Justin-Lin, Johnson, Honda, Poster, Jason Statham, Helen Mirren, John-Cena, Shaw, Charlize Theron

‘Fast and Furious 9’ Trailer Teaser: Vin Diesel Can’t Live Life a Quarter Mile at a Time Anymore

The first trailer for Fast and Furious 9 (or Fast 9) is coming on January 31. It will be unveiled as part of a huge Fast and Furious fan event and concert down in Miami, Florida. But before then, we have a clip teasing the forthcoming arrival of the trailer, and if you remember the events of The Fate of the Furious, you already know what big change has resulted in a new life for Dominic Toretto. Watch the Fast and Furious 9 trailer teaser below. Fast and Furious 9 Trailer Teaser Now that...
Tags: Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Sequels, Brian, Ufc, Universal, Movie Trailers, Justin Lin, Jason Statham, Helen Mirren, Miami Florida, Charlize Theron, Dominic Toretto, Dom, Fast and Furious 9, Action/Adventure

Helen Mirren 'profoundly moved' by reconstruction of Anne Frank's room

Oscar-winning actor presents documentary retracing life of Jewish teenager killed by the NazisShe has performed on countless film sets, but Dame Helen Mirren was “profoundly moved” by the latest one: a reconstruction of the claustrophobic Amsterdam apartment in which Jewish teenager Anne Frank hid for two years from the Nazis with her family until she was arrested in 1944 and sent to her death in a concentration camp.The Oscar-winning actor is presenting a documentary, to be released in cinemas ...
Tags: Books, Film, World news, Culture, Holocaust, Second world war, Amsterdam, Helen Mirren, Anne Frank, Frank, Dame Helen Mirren, Documentary films

All The Movies Coming To Netflix This Week

Helen Mirren stars in "The Queen," a 2006 movie that now looks like a precursor to "The Crown."
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What to Watch on Netflix the Week of January 21, 2020

Can we just chill this week and watch The Queen (Friday) and skip Pandemic: How to Prevent an Outbreak (Wed.)? I’d much prefer to watch Helen Mirren and her corgis bustle around England than endure a docuseries about “the heroes on the front lines of the battle against influenza” but I feel like it’s my civic duty as…Read more...
Tags: England, TV, Movies, Netflix, Lifehacks, Helen Mirren, Coming And Going

Die 13 besten Filmbiografien der letzten 20 Jahre

Die Filmbiografie ist nicht nur eins der ältesten Filmgenres, sondern auch eins der fesselndsten. Sie gibt uns die Möglichkeit, einen Blick in das Leben eines anderen Menschen zu werfen, ihn besser kennenzulernen und all die emotionalen, bedeutungsvollen Momente dieser Person mitzuerleben. Und manchmal lernen wir wichtige Lektionen, indem wir uns in die Lage eines anderen Menschen versetzen.Zum Glück hat sich Hollywood in den letzten Jahren weiterentwickelt und die Tage, in denen ausschließlich...
Tags: Fashion, Music, England, Hollywood, Nasa, Julia Roberts, Harvey Weinstein, Diana, Helen Mirren, David Fincher, Social Network, Elizabeth Ii, Geschichten, Tonya, Welt, Ian Curtis

Helen Mirren And Mark Strong To Star In OEDIPUS West End

It was reported this evening that legendary actress, Helen Mirren, will star opposite Mark Strong in a new English-language adaptation of the Greek tragedy, Oedipus. [Author: Alexa Criscitiello]
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‘Ford v Ferrari’ Speeds to the Top of the Box Office, ‘Charlie’s Angels’ Falls to Hell, ‘Joker’ Crosses $1 Billion Globally

The reboot of Charlie’s Angels from Sony Pictures crashed and burned in its opening weekend, which allowed the high octane biopic Ford v Ferrari to speed into the top spot, giving 20th Century Fox a much needed box office victory after a series of disappointments since being acquired by The Walt Disney Company. Find out how the rest of the weekend box office played out in our rundown below. Ford v Ferrari had no problem taking the #1 spot at the box office. The film raked in an estimated $31 ...
Tags: Movies, China, Ferrari, Ford, Box Office, Sony Pictures, Helen Mirren, Ian Mckellen, John Cena, Joker, Charlie, Box Office Mojo, Charlie's Angels, CinemaScore, Playing With Fire, Last Christmas

'Good Liar' reviews: Critics call Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen's thriller 'underwhelming'

Ian McKellen stars as Roy Courtnay, a career con-artist who has his eyes set on his next target: Wealthy widow Betty McLeish, played by Helen Mirren.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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New on Blu-ray: ‘Hobbs and Shaw’, ‘Kundun’, ‘Popstar’, ‘Road Games’, ‘Dracula’

It’s that time again! Time to revel in a new assortment of physical media. I know there are approximately ten bajillion streaming services right now, but that doesn’t mean you should give up on physical media. Streaming content can come and go like the tide. Physical media lasts forever. Unless you lose it. Or your house burns down. Anyway, these are the new Blu-ray releases you should check out this week! Hobbs and Shaw I am one of the very few people who aren’t enamored with the Fast ...
Tags: England, Movies, Australia, Dwayne Johnson, China, Disney, Broadway, Hobbs, Brian, Idris Elba, Scorsese, Johnson, Jason Statham, Helen Mirren, Chris Morgan, Universal Pictures

WATCH: Queerty readers reveal the biggest lies they’ve told at ‘The Good Liar’ advance screening

Ahead of its November 15 theatrical release, Queerty hosted a crowd of queer creators and readers for an advance screening of The Good Liar at LA Live in Downtown Los Angeles. And at the expense of spoilers (we would never!), this film has more twists and turns than Britney Spears and Drew Barrymore’s careers combined. Acting gods Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen star in the new thriller, from Oscar-winner Bill Condon. The Good Liar follows a con-Juan named Roy (McKellen) who romances a wealthy ol...
Tags: Entertainment, Lifestyle, Drew Barrymore, Roy, Britney Spears, Helen Mirren, Ian Mckellen, Bill Condon, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Juan, Downtown Los Angeles, Betty, LA Live, YouTuber Michael Henry, Zach Noe Towers

Helen Mirren tells Ian McKellen about that time she was friends with a con man

Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen star in "The Good Liar," a film about a career con man named Roy, played by McKellen, who sets his sights on the recently widowed Betty, played by Mirren, in order to swindle her out of millions.
Tags: Cnn, Roy, Helen Mirren, Ian Mckellen, Betty, McKellen, Mirren

‘Dunkirk’ Star Fionn Whitehead Joins Helen Mirren, Jim Broadbent in ‘The Duke’

“Dunkirk” star Fionn Whitehead has signed on for art heist movie “The Duke” and will appear alongside Oscar winners Jim Broadbent and Helen Mirren. The Roger Michell (“Notting Hill”) film was written by Richard Bean (“One Man, Two Guvnors”) and Clive Coleman and is based on a true story. It follows a 60 year-old London […]
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Helen Mirren unimpressed after Strictly's Alex Scott called her 'feisty'

Helen Mirren was left rather unimpressed with Alex Scott after her use of the word...
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Helen Mirren unimpressed with Strictly's Alex Scott after she was called 'feisty'

Helen Mirren was left rather unimpressed with Alex Scott after her use of the word...
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Helen Mirren and Ian McKellen star in The Good Liar

Stars of The Good Liar attended the world premiere at the BFI in London.
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Helen Mirren Returns To Royalty In HBO's 'Catherine The Great'

The historical drama set in Imperial Russia stars Helen Mirren.
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Helen Mirren Once Took A Secret Photo Of Jason Momoa, Proving She’s A Fangirl Like Us

The actor said she was "floored" by how "gorgeous" the "Aquaman" star was when she spotted him on an airplane.
Tags: News, Helen Mirren, Jason Momoa

‘Fast and Furious 9’ Brings ‘Hustlers’ Star Cardi B Into the Family

Cardi B is hustling her way to a movie star career, as the rapper becomes the newest family member of the Fast and Furious franchise. The Fast and Furious 9 cast has tapped Cardi B for an undisclosed role, making her the latest new addition to a cast that includes Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Jordana Brewster, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Helen Mirren, and Charlize Theron. After a brief but scene-stealing appearance in Lorene Scafaria’s Hustlers, Cardi B is making bloody moves...
Tags: UK, Movies, Casting, Dwayne Johnson, Sequels, Jennifer Lopez, Hobbs, Universal, Jason Statham, Helen Mirren, Cardi B, Vin Diesel, Charlize Theron, Cardi, Constance Wu, Fast and Furious 9