Monthly Archives: July 2012

The ‘Game of Thrones’ Men Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

The HBO adaption of George R.R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels, Game of Thrones is garnering a strong following.  The show is based mainly on Martin’s first book in the series, the best-selling A Song of Ice and Fire and follows the … Continue reading

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British Actor, Jeremy Irvine Invades Hollywood’s ‘It List’

Not many young actors can boast their first starring role was in a Steven Spielberg film.  The 22-year-old British actor, Jeremy Irvine won the acting lottery by landing the lead in Steven Spielberg’s War House, an adaption of the Tony award … Continue reading

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British Actor, Tom Sturridge Invades Hollywood’s ‘It List’

The 26-year-old British actor has acting in his blood.  His mother is actress Phoebe Nicholls and his father, Charles Sturridge is a director.  He started acting at 11-years-old when he was casted in the TV adaption of Gulliver’s Travel that his father … Continue reading

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British Actor, Tom Hardy Invades Hollywood’s ‘It List’

The 33-year-old British actor, Tom Hardy processes such raw talent and versatility that he is often compared to a young Marlon Brando.  He’s already lived through a tough past; having dealt with expulsion from schools, drug and alcohol addiction in his … Continue reading

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British Actor, Andrew Garfield Invades Hollywood’s ‘It List’

The 28-year-old British actor, Andrew Garfield has duel American and British citizenship.  He was born in Los Angeles but grew up in England.  He appeared in Terry Gilliam’s 2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus and the adaption of Kazuo Ishiguro’s novel, Never Let … Continue reading

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British Actor, Henry Cavill Invades Hollywood’s ‘It List’

It’s hard to believe as a child in England, Henry Cavill was known as “Fat Cavill.”  The 29-year-old actor revealed his childhood torment in a 2011 interview with Men’s Health,“It’s definitely a shitty nickname.  But kids are kids.  Kids are cruel. … Continue reading

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Aaron Johnson ‘Nowhere Boy’

Before he appeared in Kick-Ass or Oliver Stone’s Savages, Aaron Johnson starred as a young John Lennon in the 2009 biopic,  Nowhere Boy.  The film was based on a biography by Lennon’s half-sister, Julia Baird.  The story follows John Lennon’s adolescence, his relationship … Continue reading

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‘Nowhere Boy’ Trailer

The true story of John Lennon’s troubled childhood and difficult relationship with his family is brought to the screen in this period drama. The film follows young John when he lived in the coastal town of Liverpool during the 1950s … Continue reading

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The 2012 Toronto Film Festival Line-Up Includes Juan Antonio Bayona’s ‘The Impossible’

Selections for the upcoming Toronto Film Festival were announced today.  The Impossible, directed by Juan Antonio Bayona (The Orphanage)  was selected as one of the films being screened at the festival. Tens of thousands of ordinary people were swept up in the … Continue reading

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The 2012 Toronto Film Festival Line-Up Includes Neil Jordan’s ‘Byzantium’

Selections for the upcoming Toronto Film Festival were announced today.  Byzantium, directed by Neil Jordan (Showtime Borgias and The Crying Game) is one of the films being screened at the festival this year. Eleanor (Gemma Arterton) and Clara (Saoirse Ronan), two mysterious and penniless … Continue reading

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