Tag Archives: Joe Wright

And the BAFTA Award Winners are…

Argo was named Best Film at tonight’s EE British Academy Film Awards hosted by Stephen Fry, held at London’s Royal Opera House. And the British Academy of Film and Television Arts award winners are… BEST FILM WINNER – ARGO Grant Heslov, Ben Affleck, George Clooney LES MISÉRABLES Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner,[...]

Paranorman’s LAIKA begins production on The Boxtrolls

Marking their third project together, LAIKA and Focus Features, the two companies behind the current Academy Award-nominated animated feature ParaNorman, announced today that LAIKA has begun production on The Boxtrolls. The new movie will be released nationwide by Focus on October 17th, 2014. Focus CEO James Schamus and LAIKA[...]

Cate Blanchett, Saoirse Ronan lock horns in “Hanna” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Director Joe Wright had some heat. His first film, an adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Pride & Prejudice,” turned Oscar’s heads. His follow-up, “Atonement,” was a bona-fide awards force, grabbing seven Oscar noms (including Best Picture) and one win. Then came “The Soloist,” and while I thought it[...]

Cate Blanchett, Eric Bana sign up for Wright’s ‘Hanna’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL While promoting last year’s “The Soloist,” director Joe Wright (“Pride & Prejudice”) told reporters he planned to adapt the novel “Indian Summer,” about the final days of Britain’s colonial rule in India. Apparently that summer vacation is on hold. Focus Features announced that Wright’s next project will be[...]