Julie Walters

Julie Walters Calls For Female Stars To Get Equal Pay For Doing 'The Same Bloody Job' As Men

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Julie Walters has called for the film industry to pay its female stars the same money as men for doing “the same bloody job”. The veteran actress ...

J.K. Rowling And Sir Paul McCartney Receive Top Honours In Queen's Birthday List

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

J.K. Rowling and Paul McCartney have been made Companions of Honour in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. 20 years after receiving his knighthood, ...

Watching Channel 4's 'National Treasure'? Get To Know The Cast

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Robbie Coltrane and Julie Walters take centre stage in Channel 4’s latest drama ‘National Treasure’, which tells the story of a popular comedian...

Julie Walters 'Too Heart Sore' To Comment On Victoria Wood's Death

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Entertainment

Victoria Wood's close friend and long-time collaborator Julie Walters has described the loss of the comedian as "incalculable", following her death on...

Laurence Fox Tells Julie Walters To 'Shut Up' Over Working-Class Actors Row

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 20.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Lewis’ actor Laurence Fox has urged Julie Walters to “shut up”, following her recent comments about the need for more working-class actors in...

This Star-Studded Billy Elliot-Themed Burberry Christmas Ad Is HERE!

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

Burberry have revealed their star-studded 2015 Christmas advert, which pays homage to Brit classic 'Billy Elliot', celebrating the movie's 15th annive...

Forgetting Your Umbrella And 14 Other #VeryBritishProblems

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Comedy

A new television series chronicling Very British Problems has sparked plenty of conversation online as to what qualifies for the unique status. The...

People Like Us Wouldn't Get a Chance Today

Paul Clayton | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Clayton

For many it's been a struggle to get there. Young actors emerge from their training weighed down by debt, and - given that less than 2% of actors earn over £20,000 a year from their acting - many leave the profession in the first 5 to 10 years, to seek financial security, dignity, and some quality of life.

'Working-Class Kids Can't Afford Drama School, And That's Not Right'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Julie Walters has admitted that she worries for working-class youngsters who want to break into the entertainment industry, claiming that soon only ...

'No Plans For Julie To Join 'Corrie' At The Moment'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ bosses have denied rumours that Julie Walters will be making an arrival on the cobbles in the near future. A news story in ...

Guess Who?

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Julie Walters has played many weird and wonderful characters over her forty year career, but her latest role looks to be her most madcap yet. The ...

GCSE Replacement Will 'Fuel Inequalities' Among Students

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The government's new qualification for 16-year-olds could limit pupils' choice and fuel inequalities in the education system, campaigners have warned....

Mega Cast Mark Anniversary Of World's Longest Running Play

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.01.2013 | Home

Sir Patrick Stewart and Julie Walters performed this week with a star-studded cast to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the world's longest running st...

Screen Star Slams TV Talent Shows

PA | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Julie Walters has hit out at the makers of TV talent shows, accusing them of exploiting contestants. The Harry Potter actress also complained that ...

'Save Our Studio', Say Stars

WENN | Posted 28.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Actress Julie Walters has fired off an email to the Business Secretary urging him to step in to keep a top film studio open, insisting its planned clo...

Lythgoe Gets Some Lady Love After Leading British Emmy Surge

PA | Posted 21.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Eccleston and Julie Walters took the main acting awards as British TV productions won five International Emmys, including two for the BBC ...

Top 10 Quotes From the Cast of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Jan Gilbert | Posted 06.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Jan Gilbert

View image This week sees the highly-anticipated arrival of the final Harry Potter movie, The Deathly Hallows: Part 2, in cinemas throughout the UK. ...