Tom Hooper

'Joy' and 'The Danish Girl' - Reviewed

Harry Crawford | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Harry Crawford

Despite enduring the inane first half, it did grow on me. When Joy gets invited to present and sell her product on QVC thanks to Neil Walker (Bradley Cooper) we see more emotion because of the payoff aaand suddenly the plot takes off because, hey, this is what we wanted to watch! Then I remembered... WHY IS THIS ONLY HAPPENING HALFWAY THROUGH THE BLOODY FILM??

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.

Is Les Miserables Cinema's Biggest Ever weepie?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Cinema floors have become strewn with tissues and film-goers have been spotted leaving the flicks wailing uncontrollably. Why? Tom Hooper's adaptation...

'I Always Sing In The Shower'

PA | Posted 03.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Jackman has revealed he warms up his voice every day with a one-man show in the shower. The singer and actor - who has starred in his own one-...

Caroline Frost

Who's Going To Be Carrying Off The Prizes In 2013? | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

No sooner will the bell be ringing for 2013, than the glittering and good of the entertainment world will be brushing off their tuxes, practising thei...

Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Very Bad' Audition

WENN | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

British funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen was left red-faced when a terrible audition for the London staging of 'Les Miserables' led him to breakdance in a d...

REVIEW: 'Les Misérables' - Who Hits The High Notes?

Matthew Tucker | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matthew Tucker

The risk to reputation for sticking your creative oar into the longest running musical in the world will either make you très joyeux or très malheureux.

WATCH: Vikki Stone Auditions For 'Les Miserables'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK Comedy

Step aside, Anne Hathaway. On your bike, Hugh Jackman. Award-winning comedian Vikki Stone is annoyed she wasn't cast in the new 'Les Miserables' mo...

Double Golden Globe Nod For Dame Maggie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Dame Maggie Smith could be taking home two Golden Globes this year, after being nominated in two separate categories. The celebrated veteran of st...

PICTURES: Anne Hathaway 'Nailed' Her Miserables Audition

The Huffington Post UK/WENN | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Anne Hathaway can celebrate her 30th birthday today, happy in the knowledge that she might be in with a shot for an Oscar for her performance in 'Les ...

WATCH: Les Miserables Cast Can Definitely Act - Can They Sing?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tom Hooper may have his Oscar for directing The King's Speech to encourage him, but the British director was still taking on a mammoth task with the b...