Harvey Weinstein

It's Time To Give Swept Away's Lina Wertmuller Her Honorary Oscar

Harvey Weinstein | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Entertainment
Harvey Weinstein

I hope we can all continue to watch those incredible movies. The ones that Lina made. The ones that those great Italian directors - Vittorio De Sica, Fellini, Antonioni, and so many, many more made. When Sophia Loren calls, I hope the Academy will listen and honor a woman in her 80s that has the soul of a rebellious teenager. In a year that celebrates women, wouldn't it be wonderful to finally award the first female director ever nominated?

The Fight To Pardon Thousands Of Gay Men Under 'Turning's Law' Will Not Stop Until Justice Is Done

Harvey Weinstein | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Politics
Harvey Weinstein

If I've learned anything from last month's failed Parliamentary vote, it is this - we all need to remember, myself included, it's not enough to start the conversation, but we need to follow through - and we will.

How to Win Oscars and Influence People

Nathan Crouch | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Nathan Crouch

For studios, awards season is less about direct profit than it is a long-term exercise in branding. Awards help give the studio and actors a reputation for quality, allowing them to go on and sell bigger-budget films.

Harry Styles - Coming To A Big Screen Near You?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Harry Styles has already topped the music chart on a number of occasions with pop group One Direction, but it now looks like he’s hoping to break in...

Why Things Can Only Get Worse in 2014

Hugh Salmon | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

The dawn of a New Year is a looking forward to what is to come and for reflection, a time for taking stock. There are two things we know will happen during 2014...

DOCUMENTARY: Bully - 'A Cathartic Experience'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Feel like making a film that just might change the world? These people have. For the third year running, HuffPostUK is the editorial partner of th...

James Corden's Six Steps To Stardom

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

According to the director of 'One Chance', he and film bosses only ever had one person in mind for the role of Paul Potts in the big screen telling of...

Exclusive: Scriptwriter and Director Paul Andrew Williams on the Making of 'Song For Marion'

Jason Holmes | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Few modern filmmakers have managed to successfully yoke the disciplines of scriptwriting and directing in quite the same way as Paul Andrew Williams.

Berlin and Back Via the Baftas - A Name-dropping Week in the Life of a Film School Director

Nik Powell | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Nik Powell

As the Los Angeles Times admitted "the Baftas have mushroomed in significance and star power in recent years as a semi accurate predictor of Oscar success and a red carpet draw for A -list American [and British] talent". With the likes of George Clooney, Ben Affleck (both mega multi talents as well as stars), Daniel Day-Lewis and many others, it was quite an evening.

Hollywood Strikes Long Island's Gold Coast

Larry Jaffee | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

It's not yet a household name like Sundance or Tribeca, but the Gold Coast Film Festival, bringing the best of cinema to the geographic ritzy section of Long Island, NY celebrated in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, is gaining momentum for the cineaste set.

Caroline Frost

Is Untouchable the film to bring France back-to-back triumph at the Oscars?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Is Untouchable the film to bring France back-to-back triumph at the Oscars? Judging by the critical reception and box office returns enjoyed by thi...

Cannes: High Heels and Heidi Klum at amfAR

Jane Witherspoon | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jane Witherspoon

Last night was the biggest charity event on the Cannes Calendar and I had bagged one of the most sought after invitations in town. I was off to the amfAR dinner and party. The annual Cinema Against AIDS ball attracts all the A-listers and is a fantastic event for a great cause.

Cannes Prefers James to Marilyn

Laetitia Belmadani | Posted 27.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Laetitia Belmadani

Despite being one of Hollywood's most legendary and cherished stars, and while Cannes pays tribute to the 50th anniversary of her death, Marilyn Monroe never graced the festival with her presence.

Bully - Fighting the Good Fight

Ambi Sitham | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ambi Sitham

We live in an age where bullying appears to be on the increase. In both the UK and the USA stories in the media of horrific bullying of young people resulting in them taking their own lives are sadly more commonplace than not.

WATCH: Brits At The White House

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Dean | Posted 15.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Brits were on parade last night at the White House, as some of the cream of home-grown entertainment talent were among guests invited to dinner with B...

Caroline Frost

Michelle Is Indie Darling

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Michelle Williams may have an unwinnable battle on her hands to garner any Oscar glory on Sunday evening, against the big guns of Meryl Streep and Vio...