Tag Archives: David Seidler

“The King’s Speech” coming to broadway in Fall 2012

HollywoodNews.com: I told you first, and quite a while ago, that “The King’s Speech” would head to Broadway after its run as a film. Then it won the Oscar. Now I’m told that David Seidler’s Oscar winning movie–he wrote the screenplay after he wrote it as a play–will come to[...]

Stuttering Reigns King at the Oscars

HollywoodNews.com: Jane Fraser, president, The Stuttering Foundation (www.stutteringhelp.org), issued the following reaction to the Oscar awards: “It is an eloquently golden night for people who stutter. The King’s Speech has been a godsend for the entire stuttering community. “Tom Hooper gave us an inspirational hero, David Seidler gave us an impassioned[...]

Oscars: “The King’s Speech,” Colin Firth and Tom Hooper are Crowned

By Sean O’Connell HollywoodNews.com: The 83rd Annual Academy Awards. “The King’s Speech,” Colin Firth and Tom Hooper are crowned. Congratulations to all involved!! 11:31 p.m. ET – (Almost) right on time, it’s Spielberg to announce Best Picture! #oscars 11:25 p.m. ET – Colin Firth wins! #oscars 11:21 p.m. ET – Sandra Bullock just called[...]

Snippets from 10th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Lori Loughlin says she has no regrets about departing “90210″ and is leaving the CW show “on the very best of terms.” Lori, who’s been playing mom to Shenae Grimes and Tristan Wilds on the series since 2008, departs at season’s end[...]

L.A. film crix announce first wave of winners

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The first leg of winners from the Los Angeles Film Critics Association have been announced. We are expecting the second wave of winners, with major prizes including Best Picture, to arrive any minute. Until then, here’s the first batch of LAFCA winners: SUPPORTING ACTOR: Niels Arestrup, “A Prophet” Runner-up:[...]

The Weinstein Company Accepts NC-17 Rating on Blue Valentine in Order to Appeal It

hollywoodnews.com: In response to the ratings given to two of its upcoming films, The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that it has engaged a formidable legal team to challenge the NC-17 rating for ‘BLUE VALENTINE’ and the R rating for ‘THE KING’S SPEECH’ given by the Motion Picture Association of[...]

Listen: Colin Firth, Tom Hooper and David Seidler discuss ‘The King’s Speech’

HollywoodNews.com: Listen to interviews with Colin Firth, director Tom Hooper and writer David Seidler for the Oscar contender ‘The King’s Speech’ below. To listen to Colin Firth’s audio click below: [podcast]http://www.hollywoodnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/THEKINGSSPEECH-COLINFIRTH.mp3[/podcast] To listen to Tom Hooper’s audio click below: [podcast]http://www.hollywoodnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/THEKINGSSPEECH-TOMHOPPER.mp3[/podcast] To listen to David Seidler’s audio click below: [podcast]http://www.hollywoodnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/THEKINGSSPEECH-DAVIDSIDLER.mp3[/podcast] [...]