Leslie Jones, Eddie Izzard, Mae Martin to Host Galas at Just For Laughs Festival
Saturday Night Live alum Leslie Jones, Eddie Izzard and Mae Martin have joined the lineup for the Just for Laughs comedy festival as gala hosts for the 41st edition this summer. The Montreal fest that discovered top comics like Kevin Hart, Dave Chappelle and Jimmy Fallon has twice-nightly stand-up showcases at the Théâtre Maisonneuve as […]
Peacock’s ‘Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol’: TV Review
Ashley Zukerman plays the famous fictional symbologist Robert Langdon in this adaptation of the author's 2009 best-seller.
Jennifer Saunders, Eddie Izzard Join ‘NeverEnding Story’ Queen Tami Stronach in Fantasy ‘Man & Witch’
A host of British names have joined the cast of fantasy feature Man & Witch, the upcoming fantasy film set to mark the return to screen of Tami Stronach, best known for her role as the Childlike Empress in 1984’s The NeverEnding Story. First announced last year by The Hollywood Reporter, the film — which has […]
‘Six Minutes to Midnight’: Film Review
Eddie Izzard plays a teacher at an English coastal finishing school for German girls during the build-up to World War II in this historical spy thriller, with Judi Dench as the doting headmistress.
BBC to Launch “Festival of Funny” to “Put a Smile on Faces Across the Country”
The initiative will feature comedy legends, such as Eddie Izzard and John Cleese, as well as up-and-coming talent.
‘The High Note’: Film Review
Tracee Ellis Ross plays a superstar singer at a career crossroads and Dakota Johnson is the hardworking personal assistant aiming to be a music producer in 'Late Night' director Nisha Ganatra's latest, 'The High Note.'
Rupert Everett Steps Into Broadway Revival of ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ (Exclusive)
The actor joins Laurie Metcalf, Russell Tovey and Patsy Ferran in the spring 2020 production, replacing Eddie Izzard, who departs due to scheduling conflicts.
Laurie Metcalf, Eddie Izzard to Lead ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ on Broadway
Producer Scott Rudin on Saturday announced that Edward Albee's ageless 1962 masterwork 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' will be revived in a production to star Laurie Metcalf, Eddie Izzard, Russell Tovey and Patsy Ferran. Two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello will direct the limited Broadway engagement.
‘Boyz in the Wood’: Film Review | SXSW 2019
Music video director Ninian Doff's debut 'Boyz in the Wood' watches as four teens on a wilderness trek try to evade the Scotsman intent on killing them.
Jim Broadbent Joins Judi Dench in Lionsgate’s ‘Six Minutes to Midnight’
The 1930s-set thriller was co-written by Eddie Izzard, who also stars.
Eddie Izzard to Star in Australian Comedy ‘The Call Back’
The debut feature from writer–director Marion Pilowsky will film in South Australia later this month.
‘Victoria & Abdul’: Film Review | Venice 2017
Judi Dench returns to the role of Queen Victoria in 'Victoria & Abdul,' Stephen Frears' account of an unlikely friendship that brightened the elderly monarch's final years.