Simon Pegg

Look Who's Writing 'Star Trek 3'!

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 22.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Movie mega-geek Simon Pegg has reportedly been awarded the honour of co-authoring the next 'Star Trek' film. In addition to reprising his role as S...

'Loose Women' Presenters Lead Lynda Bellingham Tributes

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 20.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Tributes have been pouring in for Lynda Bellingham, following the news that she has died of cancer at the age of 66. SEE MORE: Lynda Films Final '...

The Most Important #IndyRef Comments Are Here (Yes, We Mean Geri Halliwell)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Unless you’ve literally just woken up, you’ll know that the votes have been counted and the residents of Scotland have decided to vote against ind...

Caroline Frost

How Easy Is It To Find Happiness Like Hector? | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In this week's feel-good film, 'Hector and the Search for Happiness', Simon Pegg as Hector is a psychiatrist who realises he's fooling his patients, h...

How Happy Is Twitter Right Now?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

How Happy is Twitter right now? HuffPostUK has partnered with the upcoming feel good comedy 'Hector and The Search For Happiness' to find out how h...

Has Simon Pegg Found A Way To Be In 'Star Wars' Movie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has given his biggest hint yet that he could be appearing in JJ Abrams' much-hyped reboot of Star Wars. The British star, who worked wi...

How Simon Pegg Pranked Benedict Cumberbatch Into Forgetting His Lines

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg has revealed how he made Benedict Cumberbatch almost forget his lines, with a prank on the 'Star Trek into Darkness' set. The 'Hot Fuzz...

The Tom Cruise Effect

Roger Crow | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

So, 30 years of watching Cruise on screen, 23 years writing about him condensed into five seconds of thanks in one hand shake.

The UK's Biggest Pub... Plus Some Other Snug Facts

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Co have completed their 'Cornetto' trilogy with a trip to 'The World's End' pub - sounds harmless enough, but.... To ce...

WHY Golden Oldie Michael Douglas is Giving Young Pretender Russell Brand A Run For His Money ‏

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Tetteh

WILL Michael Douglas get to enjoy a hall pass before he returns to fix his marriage? Barely five minutes after separating from his wife Catherine Zeta Jones - the Basic Instinct star was leading the pack of eligible fellas at the GQ Men of The Year Awards.

The World's End - Review

Kieran Turner-Dave | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kieran Turner-Dave

The film sees the charismatic Gary King (Simon Pegg) return to his hometown with his boyhood friends (Nick Frost, Paddy Considine, Martin Freeman and Eddie Marsan) after corraling them into completing the pub crawl they failed to finish when they leaft school in the early nineties.

The World's End Review

Roger Crow | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

For me, The World's End is a film in three parts. The first is my favourite, a love letter to growing up in the Eighties, the music of the era, and blokey friendship.

The Cornetto Trilogy - The Story So Far...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

This Friday sees the return of Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Nick Frost as they reunite for one final bite of Cornetto to complete their trilogy, with ...

PICTURES: Pegg, Frost And Wright Reunite For 'The World's End' Premiere

PA | Posted 10.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Simon Pegg admitted on Wednesday night that filming The World's End felt like a reunion of old friends. Pegg, co-star Nick Frost and director Edgar Wr...

Review: The World's End (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

The first thing to say about The World's End is that it's funny. Very funny. In fact if there's a film that makes you laugh as much this year it'll come as a surprise.

An Honest Trailer For 'Star Trek'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Comedy

"Prepare to be blown away by what was essentially JJ Abrams' 'Star Wars' demo reel..." Yes, the Screen Junkies team are back with yet another 'Hone...

Review: Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

JJ Abrams keeps things bright and breezy, and other than a staggering over-use of lens flare directs with a sure hand. Pitched at the opposite end of the blockbuster spectrum to Christopher Nolan The Dark Knight Rises, Star Trek Into Darkness forgoes desolation, loneliness and struggle in favour of a light-hearted approach...

Procrastination Is Not a Crime

Daley James Francis | Posted 04.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Daley James Francis

Procrastination is not a crime. Embrace it and enjoy it, because soon you'll be agonising over every word of your novel, short story or screenplay. Procrastination should be enjoyed not endured, if only in small controlled bursts.

WATCH: What Does Pegg Think Of The New 'Star Wars'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Star Trek' star Simon Pegg gave his thoughts on the new 'Star Wars' films, while appearing on the BAFTAs red carpet on Sunday night. The actor, wh...

Interview: Peter Serafinowicz on George Lucas, Gangnam Style and Twitter Wit

Adam Forrest | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK Comedy
Adam Forrest

A lot of these jokes have appeared in some form on Twitter, which I've used as a kind of public joke pad. I've been on there for almost four years now. Twitter taught me how to become better at writing jokes because it forces you to chip away at all the extraneous words.

The 50 Funniest Comedy Movies Ever

Empire Online | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Comedy

After tens of thousands of votes, 14 cracked ribs and seven split sides, we have assembled the very funniest films ever made – according to you, the...

PICS: 10 British Comedians Who Have Cracked Hollywood

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK Comedy

According to Variety, Hugh Laurie is in talks to play the baddie in the upcoming remake of Robocop. Laurie is already a darling of American TV, of...

Simon Pegg's Top 10 Film And TV Roles

Den Of Geek | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Comedy

For many, Simon Pegg is the epitome of the geek actor made good. From his early TV roles (not least in the classic Spaced) to his breakout performance...

A Casualty of the Porn Industry but a Pioneer in the War Against a Potential Zombie Apocalpyse

Ronnie Joice | Posted 10.08.2012 | UK Comedy
Ronnie Joice

Imagine every time you made love to somebody, you had Louis Theroux come up behind you and back you on the back. It'd be truly mortifying, wouldn't it? And that's just happened to this guy. I imagine the only reason he's still doing it is because he needs more money for his zombie truck

Caroline Frost

Simon Pegg: 'I Pay A Tax For Success' | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

“It’s a nice way of saying I’m not Tom Cruise, which I’m perfectly fine with.” Simon Pegg is reflecting on the tag of “everyman”, whi...