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The King's Speech

  • The Playlist  News

    Daft Punk, Zooey Deschanel, Justin Bieber & More Nominated For Film Soundtrack & Score Related Grammys

    Hey, the Oscars aren't the only awards show in town for movie lovers. Granted, it's the biggest and glitziest, but if you're a movie fan looking to keep track of which films are winning what, the Grammys are on the way, and they've announced their nominations for the 54th awards cere...

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    Helena Bonham Carter to Receive BAFTA's Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year

    BAFTA Los Angeles is honoring Helena Bonham Carter with their Britannia Award for British Artist of the Year at this year's BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards, being held November 30. Bonham Carter won the Best Supporting Actress BAFTA and was nominated for an Oscar for her performance in "The King'...

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  • Indiewire  News

    "King's Speech" to Close Rotterdam

    "The King's Speech" will close the 40th International Film Festival Rotterdam on February 5th. Coming fresh off Colin Firth's Best Actor win at the Golden Globes, Tom Hooper's film will be preceded by the announcement of the Festival's UPC Audience Award for Best Festival Film and the Dioraphte Awar...

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    "King's Speech" Atop Hamptons Fest; "Mamas," "Circo, "Love" Also Win

    Tom Hooper's "The King's Speech," starring Colin Firth as Britain's King George VI, won the narrative audience prize at the Hamptons International Film Festival tonight in East Hampton, NY. The documentary audience award went to Jill Andresevic's "Love Etc." The festival, which closes tomorrow on Lo...

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    Weinstein Crowned Rights to "King's Speech" Starring Colin Firth

    Rights to "The King's Speech," which will be directed by Emmy Award winner Tom Hooper ("John Adams," "Elizabeth I") have been picked up by The Weinstsein Company from See-Saw Films and Bedlam Productions. David Glasser, TWC's president of international distribution and Tom Ortenberg, president of theatrical films made the announcement of the deal, which includes all rights for North America, Germany, France, Benelux, Scandinavia, China, Hong Kong and Latin America. The script is written by David Seidler ("Tucker: The Man and His Dream") and stars Colin Firth ("Bridget Jones," "Girl With a Pearl Earring") and Academy Award-winner Geoffrey Rus...

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