Entries by Caroline Frost from 01/2013

13 Things To Look Forward To In 2013 - Borgen Returns, Doctor Who, Girls, Les Miserables And More...

Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's a happy new year, especially for those fans of Nordic Noir, Tom Daley, travelling Time Lords and a particularly expressive 'Entourage' alumnus. ...

REVIEW: Zero Dark Thirty - Don't Let Politics Overshadow Bigelow's Stunning Achievement

| Posted 01.14.2013 | UK Entertainment

Long before the first female Oscar-winning director was anywhere near shouting "action", it was clear Kathyn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty was going to be one of those films that set fire to the torch paper of ever-strong feeling about America's position on the global moral maze, and thus it has proved.

Arnold Schwarzenegger On Screen Violence And Real-Life Shootings: 'People Know The Difference'

Posted 01.15.2013 | UK Entertainment

Arnold Schwarzenegger has waded into the movie violence debate a month after the Newtown, Connecticut massacre, which has been linked to cinema shoot-...

TV REVIEW: 'Girls' Returns To Our Screens - With Lena Dunham And Friends Continuing Their Dysfunctional Business

Posted 01.15.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's been another great week for US TV's golden girl Lena Dunham. Hot on the heels of her Emmy Awards triumph at the tail-end of last year, the tattoo...

London Evening Standard Film Awards: Daniel Day-Lewis, Toby Jones, Eddie Redmayne Compete For Best Actor...

Posted 01.15.2013 | UK Entertainment

Eddie Redmayne has hardly been heard of amidst all the Awards frenzy for his Les Miserables co-star Hugh Jackman, who picked up a Golden Globe on Sund...

Why Downton Abbey Creator Lord Julian Fellowes Isn't Dismayed By Exit Of Dan Stevens As Matthew Crawley

Posted 01.15.2013 | UK Entertainment

Julian Fellowes has revealed that he's not too disappointed about Dan Stevens' exit from 'Downton Abbey' - because it will bring more drama for Lady M...

Jodie Foster Reflects On Golden Globes Achievement, Following Audience Appreciation For 'Coming-Out' Speech

Posted 01.16.2013 | UK Entertainment

Jodie Foster has revealed she feels like she's moved on to the next level since receiving her special Golden Globe. The 50-year-old star, who has w...

Is There A 'Star Wars' Director In The House? Joss Whedon's The Latest A-Lister To Excuse Himself...

Posted 01.16.2013 | UK Entertainment

Filmmaker Joss Whedon has been forced to turn down the job of a lifetime directing the new 'Star Wars' movie due to scheduling issues with his sequel ...

'Grease' Stars John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John Plan ANOTHER Reunion, This Time For A Christmas Film

Posted 01.16.2013 | UK Entertainment

John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John are already making plans for next Christmas - they want to shoot a festive movie on the heels of their 2012 holid...

U2 Album On The Way - Bono And Co Confirm Imminent Arrival Of '10 Reasons To Exist'

Posted 01.16.2013 | UK Entertainment

Well, at the very least a new working title for the 13th U2 album: 10 Reasons To Exist. The band have been in the studio for months and the new nam...

Helen Hunt On Her Role Of Sex Surrogate In 'The Sessions', Working With The 'Formidable Talent' Of John Hawkes

Posted 01.16.2013 | UK Entertainment

For a woman baring her altogethers in some pretty uncompromising positions in the forthcoming 'The Sessions', Helen Hunt is looking remarkably unruffl...

WATCH: Christoph Waltz Tells HuffPostUK About Working For Quentin Tarantino On 'Django Unchained', And Oscar 'Advice'...

Posted 01.16.2013 | UK Entertainment

Christoph Waltz can pretty much call himself a veteran of the Awards circuit now - with a fresh Golden Globe under his arm for his role of bounty hunt...

Nicole Kidman's Film About Princess Grace, Branded 'Pure Fiction' By Monaco's Royal Family

Posted 01.17.2013 | UK Entertainment

Prince Albert of Monaca and his sisters have lashed out at the producers and director of Nicole Kidman's new movie in which the actress portrays their...

Kylie Minogue Steps Up In Sky's Playhouse Presents Series, First Role Since She Announced Her Move To Acting

Posted 01.17.2013 | UK Entertainment

Kylie Minogue was being serious when she announced she was stepping back from the concert arena to return to her first love. The Aussie star will b...

Clive Owen On Avoiding The British Agent Cliche In 'Shadow Dancer' And His Own Memories Of Irish Troubles

Posted 01.18.2013 | UK Entertainment

Clive Owen is a Brit undoubtedly done well in Hollywood, acclaimed for his versatility ('Closer', 'Children of Men', 'The Bourne Identity'), most rece...

To Celebrate 'Movie 43', 10 Ridiculous Inventions To Appear On Film

Posted 01.18.2013 | UK Entertainment

There are an array of films that feature ridiculous inventions, and 'Movie 43' brings its own to the table. In the film we are presented with the iBab...

'Game Of Thrones' Star Wilko Johnson To Stage Short Farewell Tour, Following Cancer Diagnosis

Posted 01.18.2013 | UK Entertainment

Wilko Johnson will perform four farewell concerts in the UK in March, it was announced today. This news follows the statement made last week that ...

Kathryn Bigelow Asks Of 'Zero Dark Thirty': 'Why Is My Film Being Questioned, Not The Policy Makers?'

Posted 01.18.2013 | UK Entertainment

Kathryn Bigelow is one of those deceptive people, mild of manner, graceful of limb, extremely smiley of face, and then pow-thwock, she swings into act...

Total Film Names Its Top 50 Male, Female Sexiest Stars - Who's Knocked Robert Pattinson From His Perch?

Posted 01.18.2013 | UK Entertainment

25, 000 readers of Total Film can't be wrong, and yet... The esteemed film magazine has asked its online readers to vote in its poll to find the 5...

Who Should Play Lance Armstrong On The Big Screen? Film On Its Way, Following 'Oprah Winfrey' Interview

Posted 01.19.2013 | UK Entertainment

Fallen cycling idol Lance Armstrong has already had the Oprah treatment - now he is heading for the silver screen. Paramount Pictures and JJ Abrams...

'The Wire' Star Robert F. Chew, Who Played Proposition Joe, Dies Of Heart Failure At 52

Posted 01.19.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Wire' star Robert F. Chew has died at the age of 52. The heavyweight actor died in his sleep at his home in Baltimore, Maryland on Thursday. ...

Splash!'s Linda Barker 'Almost As Good As Tom Daley'

Posted 01.20.2013 | UK Entertainment

Interior designer Linda Barker was described as "almost as good" as Tom Daley before a battle of the ladies ensued for the final place in the semi-fin...

TV REVIEW: Borgen Episodes 5 And 6 - And An Increasingly Isolated Birgitte

Posted 01.20.2013 | UK Entertainment

This week saw Birgitte develop her most ambitious political strategy yet, trying to keep all the strands of Danish government involved. One of them wa...

TV REVIEW: Call The Midwife - A Charming Rebirth With Series 2 Episode 1, But Men Got Treated Poorly

Posted 01.21.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Call the Midwife' seemed to win the war for Christmas viewing hearts over the over-trumpeted 'Downton', but this was a crucial return to the screen w...

Simon Cowell Rules Out Return To 'X Factor' At 'BGT' Launch - So What IS The Plan?

Posted 01.21.2013 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell has ruled out a return to the UK's version of his talent show 'X Factor' - leading to questions of what exactly he has in mind for the ne...