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After an award winning turn as Stephen Hawkins, Eddie Redmayne may be joining a major magical franchise. Variety reports the actor is the frontrunner for the starring role in the “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” The “Harry Potter” spinoff is set about 70 years before Harry headed to Hogwarts and is based on a magical textbook titled “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” The series, which will be at least a trilogy, follows the author of the textbook named Newt Scamander and his adventures. Nicholas Hoult was another nameRead More
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As she prepares to receive her first Oscar nomination for “Theory of Everything,” Felicity Jones has lined up her next project, as Deadline reports the British actress is in early talks to join Tom Hanks in “Inferno,” the third installment of adaptations of Dan Brown’s popular “Da Vinci Code” novels. Ron Howard is directing “Inferno,” which follows Hanks’ symbologist Henry Langdon, who wakes up in a hospital with amnesia. He teams up with Doctor Sienna Brooks (Jones) in order to regain his memories and stop a new villain from releasingRead More
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A new trailer has been released for “Theory of Everything,” the Stephen Hawking biopic starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones that’s become a major Oscar contender in this year’s awards race after it screened to rapturous responses at the Toronto International Film Festival. Redmayne plays Hawking and Jones his first wife, Jane. The two met and fell in love while students at Cambridge University in the 1960s, though they didn’t have long together before he received a motor neurone disease diagnosis and a two-year life expectancy. The couple persevered, gotRead More
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The early days of Stephen Hawking’s rising career is framed as an inspirational love story in the first trailer for “Theory of Everything,” which stars Eddie Redmayne as the physicist and Felicity Jones as his first love and wife, Jane. The two met and fell in love while students at Cambridge University in the 1960s, though they didn’t have long together before he received a motor neurone disease diagnosis and a two-year life expectancy. The couple persevered, got married and started a family and, as we know, Hawking survived forRead More
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The Playlist has unveiled the first official photo of Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones in the James Marsh-directed Stephen Hawking biopic “Theory of Everything.” Starring Redmayne in the leading role of Hawking, the film is set to depict the world-renowned British physicist’s life in the mid-1960s as a graduate student at Cambridge University. It was in 1963 at the age of 21 when Hawking was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which caused him to go into a depression and give up his work. But that all changed when he metRead More
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UPDATE: THR confirms this is now official. British actor Charlie Cox has emerged as potentially the man Marvel have chosen to be their new “Daredevil,” taking the titular role in the upcoming Netflix series, according to Latino Review. Here is how the fanboy scoop site categorizes this latest bit of info: “I am hearing that Charlie Cox, the English actor best known for his starring role as Tristan Thorne in Stardust and more recently for his supporting role in the second and third seasons of HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, is lookingRead More
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British actor Charlie Cox is heading for primetime America, signing on to star in CBS’ untitled wall street drama executive produced by John Cusack, according to THR. “Justified” writers Taylor Elmore and Ben Cavell are writing the new show, and Cox will play Jackson, described as “a smart and sophisticated Wall Street hedge fund trader who served his country in Iraq and has the integrity and desire to do good.” If “The Wolf of Wall Street” is anything to go by, I’m guessing he finds that prospect harder than firstRead More
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From Keira Knightley to Lily Collins to Deborah Ann Woll to Allison Williams, it seemed like filmmakers would never find the “Rosaline” in their revisionist take on Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” Well, a new name is linked to the titular role, with Variety reporting Felicity Jones is now in talks to play Romeo’s jilted lover. This is the long-gestating movie based on Rebecca Serle’s 2012 novel “When You Were Mine,” though Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber seems to have taken great liberties with the plot. While Serle’s story tookRead More
Exclusive... Eddie Redmayne Filming 'Theory Of Everything' On The British Coast
Eddie Redmayne has gone through quite a physical transformation in order to play Stephen Hawking in biopic “Theory of Everything” and we’ve got the first set pics to prove it. Just Jared snapped the first photos of Redmayne wheelchair-bound filming a beachside scene with co-star Felicity Jones, and the resemblance to the famed physicist is quite uncanny. James Marsh is currently directing the film with Redmayne as the British physicist who grew up in a financially strapped but highly intelligent family. Hawking did not succeed at school as a youngRead More
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British actor Charlie Cox will join his fellow countrymen Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones in “Theory of Everything,” a biopic of physicist Stephen Hawking, according to The Daily Mail. Filming under the direction of James Marsh will begin soon with Redmayne as the British physicist who grew up in a financially strapped but highly intelligent family. Hawking did not succeed at school as a young boy but always showed an aptitude for science, earning the nickname “Einstein.” After being diagnosed with motor neurone disease at age 21, Hawking fell intoRead More