Tag Archives: Tony Blair

Hugh Jackman and Tony Blair launch global film competition

HollywoodNews.com: Today, Faith Shorts 2012, the Tony Blair Faith Foundation’s global short film competition, opens calls for entries from around the world. Any young person aged between 14 – 27 is invited to submit a short film showing how faith impacts their life and the lives of those around them.[...]

Rachel McAdams is the Queen of Hearts in Michael Sheen’s life

HollywoodNews.com: No, Rachel McAdams apparently isn’t dating Owen Wilson as reports suggested this summer on the set of Woody Allen’s “Midnight in Paris.” Turns out the “Wedding Crashers” actress has eyes for Michael Sheen, the gent who played Tony Blair in “The Queen.” Page Six had the news. The couple[...]

OK Go and Rise Against discuss nuclear weapons

HollywoodNews.com: Celebrities, musicians and artists everywhere are speaking out on the dangers of nuclear weapons. Our goal is simple: we demand zero. OK Go and Rise Against recently sat down at the Bonnaroo Music Festival to discuss why the world would be better without nuclear weapons. All of these issues[...]

Intimate — Awkward — Scene Dropped from ‘Special Relationship’ Reports Hope Davis

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith hollywoodnews.com: The 1998 moment when Bill Clinton tells Hillary that the Monica Lewinsky situation is more serious than he’s been letting on is brought to wrenching and realistic life by Dennis Quaid and Hope Davis, who play the Clintons in HBO’s May 29[...]

Michael Sheen takes on Blair and Hamlet

By Tracy Rosenfield Hollywoodnews.com: Michael Sheen, who plays “Aro”, leader of the Volturi, in the “Twilight Saga”, has been tapped to play former Prime Minister Tony Blair in addition to The Dane in one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays, Hamlet, in two upcoming projects. Sheen recently took a part on[...]

Ewan McGregor discusses Polanski and politics on ‘The Ghost Writer’

Suffice it to say that Roman Polanski has been in the news in recent months, and not really because of his movies. Thankfully, however, The Ghost Writer gives people uninterested in celebrities’ personal lives something more interesting to talk about, not the least of which because it’s truly incredible. Polanksi’s[...]

Magnolia Pictures acquires Sundance film “Countdown to Zero”

Indiewire has reported that Magnolia Pictures has acquired the North American theatrical rights from Participant Media to “Countdown to Zero,” which recently just made an appearance at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. The documentary, by Lucy Walker, follows the global nuclear arms crisis and features statesmen President Jimmy Carter, Mikhail[...]