Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Olivia Colman

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Yorgos Lanthimos' 'The Lobster,' Starring Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz, Begins Shooting

    Principal photography has begun on "Dogtooth" director Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Lobster." Shooting will take place over seven weeks on location in Ireland. John C. Reilly, Ashley Jensen, Michael Smiley and Jessica Barden have joined the top-drawer cast, which already includes Rachel Weisz, Colin Farre...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch: U.S. Trailer & 2 Clips For Nick Frost Salsa Dance Comedy 'Cuban Fury'

    The power of dance has been used throughout cinematic history to tell a variety of stories, and while "Cuban Fury" probably won't go down as any kind of classic, if it entertains you enough for 90-odd minutes, it has probably done its job.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Watch: Nick Frost Falls For Rashida Jones In Trailer For Salsa Dancing Comedy 'Cuban Fury'

    What's one way to a woman's heart? Dancing, apparently. And that's pretty much the entire drive behind the upcoming British comedy "Cuban Fury," with the first trailer arriving this morning hoping that its moves are enough to make you interested to see this.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Jason Clarke, Lea Seydoux, Ben Whishaw & Olivia Colman To Star In Yorgos Lanthimos' 'The Lobster'

    Distinct, odd, disturbing and hilarious are all words that can be used to describe the last two films from Greek helmer Yorgos Lanthimos. With 2009's Oscar nominated "Dogtooth" and 2011's "Alps," the helmer put his mark on the world of international cinema in a big way, all while managing to land on...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Venice Review: Steven Knight’s ‘Locke’ Starring Tom Hardy

    Of all the genres, the single location film is perhaps one of the hardest to get right. For one, you need a hell of an actor (or actors) to hold the attention for even the briefest of running times. You also need a story that coherently keeps the actors in place, with enough of a hook to keep you in...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Olivia Colman on How to Build a Better Murder Mystery, 'Broadchurch' and Proving She's Not Just a Funny Lady

    Olivia Colman's should be a familiar face to any fan of British comedy, particularly the work of David Mitchell and Robert Webb, whom Colman worked with on their sketch show "That Mitchell and Webb Look" and on sitcom "Peep Show," playing Sophie Chapman, the coworker, object of lust and eventual lon...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    How BBC America's New Drama 'Broadchurch' Outdoes 'The Killing' In Its Portrayal of the Impact a Child's Murder Can Have on a Community

    Murder is the narrative engine that powers half the shows on television, in which killings are a routine and regularly solved aspect of procedural life. On everything from "Bones" to "Unforgettable," cops and the various types (psychics, doctors, cannibals, etc) with which they're often paired dutif...

    Read More »
  • Caryn James
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    'Broadchurch': BBC America's Great New Detective Series

    Great detective series are never about the crimes; they're about great detectives, and BBC America's Broadchurch has one. With a depth that goes beyond formula drama, Olivia Colman plays Ellie Miller, a wife and mother in the sea- side town of Broadchurch, who finds herself investigating the mur...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch the Full First Episode of BBC America's Acclaimed Crime Drama 'Broadchurch,' Starring Olivia Colman and David Tennant

    "Broadchurch," the eight-part ITV series coming to the U.S. via BBC America starting on August 7th, is several steps up from your typical British crime drama.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    13 comments
    tweet
    0

    "In the Loop" Star Peter Capaldi Is the 12th star of "Doctor Who"

    The producers of "Doctor Who" announced their choice of Peter Capaldi Sunday on a live TV special on BBC One and BBC America -- the 12th actor to portray the Time Lord with two hearts in the world's longest-running scripted television series. But London's bookies already knew.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Ranking the House Down: Our Squirrel .../Bent
  • Box Office Prediction & Analysis: "A ...Box Office Insider
  • Amy Berg'West Memphis Three' Director Amy Berg ...The Playlist