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“A Sado-Masochistic Game”: ‘THR Presents’ Q&A With the Stars of ‘A Very British Scandal’

“A bad chemistry experiment” is how Claire Foy describes the doomed relationship between the real-life Duke and Duchess of Argyll (aka Ian and Margaret Campbell) at the center of Prime Video’s enthralling limited series A Very British Scandal. Foy and her co-star Paul Bettany gathered for an in-person edition of THR Presents, powered by Vision Media, […]

Inside the Toxic Marriage That Led to ‘A Very British Scandal’: Claire Foy, Paul Bettany Give Notes on a Scandal in THR & Prime Video’s ‘Sex, Lies & Photographs’ Episode 2

This series was created in paid partnership with Prime Video. Before it became a scandal, it started as a happy marriage. The deterioration of the Duke and Duchess of Argyll’s once-promising relationship is the story of the second episode of The Hollywood Reporter and Prime Video’s Sex, Lies & Photographs: Making ‘A Very British Scandal.’ The series’ […]

Claire Foy, Paul Bettany of ‘A Very British Scandal’ Discuss Power and the Patriarchy in First Episode of THR & Prime Video’s ‘Sex, Lies & Photographs’

This series was created in paid partnership with Prime Video. Sex, Lies & Photographs: Making ‘A Very British Scandal’ is a three-part video series from The Hollywood Reporter and Prime Video that examines the stranger-than-fiction real story behind the Duke and Duchess of Argyll’s salacious scandal from a modern lens. A Very British Scandal‘s cast and creators […]

Queen Elizabeth II in Hollywood: 15 Stars Who’ve Played the British Monarch

From Helen Mirren to Claire Foy — and even Fred Armisen — many famous faces portrayed the Queen during various periods in her record-breaking reign.

Amazon’s ‘A Very British Scandal’: TV Review

The production company behind the Emmy-winning 'A Very English Scandal' looks at a notorious British divorce case from 1963 in this three-part drama starring Claire Foy and Paul Bettany.

Facebook Series ‘Doomsday Machine,’ Starring Claire Foy, Lands at HBO

Following a multiple-outlet bidding war, the Facebook TV series starring The Crown Emmy winner Claire Foy has landed at HBO. The WarnerMedia-backed premium cable network has landed Doomsday Machine with a development deal for the limited series that is based on the book An Ugly Truth: Inside Facebook’s Battle for Domination. The drama is a […]

Claire Foy Says Despite Intimacy Coordinators, Women Can Still Feel “Exploited” During Sex Scenes

Clarie Foy says that the work of intimacy coordinators on sets is useful but that even they aren’t enough to stop her from feeling exposed while performing sex scenes. Speaking to BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour Podcast while promoting her latest series, A Very British Scandal, Foy elaborated on why she feels sex scenes make […]

Claire Foy to Play Sheryl Sandberg in TV Series About Facebook

The Crown Emmy winner Claire Foy will take on another real-life character for her next TV project: Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. Foy is set to play Sandberg in a drama from Anonymous Content and Wiip titled Doomsday Machine. The project, which doesn’t have an outlet attached yet, is based on New York Times reporters Sheera […]

Benedict Cumberbatch, Claire Foy Face a Surreal Cat Obsession in ‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’ Trailer

Amazon Prime Video has released the first trailer for its upcoming biographical drama The Electrical Life of Louis Wain, which follows the life and work of a British artist. The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch as the painter whose work — playful and even psychedelic — helped to permanently alter the public perception of cats. Set […]

Courtney B. Vance, Claire Foy, Maya Rudolph and Dave Chappelle Win Guest Performer Emmys

Courtney B. Vance, Claire Foy, Maya Rudolph and Dave Chappelle are the 2021 guest actor Emmy winners, all picking up trophies at Sunday night’s Creative Arts Emmy ceremony. Courtney B. Vance took home the guest actor in a drama series win for his role on Lovecraft Country. He was nominated against Charles Dance (The Crown), […]

Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’: Film Review | Telluride 2021

Claire Foy co-stars in director Will Sharpe's portrait of the eccentric 19th century artist.

Peacock Nabs STXfilms’ Remake of ‘My Son,’ Starring James McAvoy, Claire Foy

Peacock has picked up the missing-person thriller My Son, starring James McAvoy and Claire Foy. The STXfilms pic, an English-language remake of the hit French thriller Mon Garcon, will stream for free on the NBCUniversal streaming platform beginning Sept. 15. My Son follows a man (McAvoy) whose only son goes missing, which leads him to […]