Tag Archives: Period television series

Natalie Dormer to play the Queen Mother in Madonna’s new film

HollywoodNews.com: Madonna has cast Natalie Dormer as Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, in a new film on the 1936 Edward VIII abdication crisis, said to be critical of the Queen and sympathetic toward Wallis Simpson, the American woman Edward VIII abdicated the throne to marry, the Telegraph reports. Dormer, known for[...]

“Robin Hood” best opening choice for Cannes in a long time

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: “Robin Hood” is barreling toward us quickly, with a big price tag. Ridley Scott’s epic, starring Russell Crowe, opens the 2010 Cannes Film Festival next Wednesday. Some insiders are telling me that it will take $700 million to break even. Earlier this week, “Robin Hood” was[...]