Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Eddie Izzard

‘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…

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…

‘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.

Trump Tower in Toronto to Drop President’s Name

The new owner of Trump International Hotel & Tower, a one-time hotspot for Toronto Film Fest parties, has a deal to drop the Trump name from the city's skyline.

Eddie Izzard Reflects on Coming Out as Transgender, Why Caitlyn Jenner Is a Role Model

The comedian also recalls working with Robin Williams on his first feature film: "That was a beautiful moment, just to hang out with him."

Eddie Izzard Misses Palestinian Marathon Following Backlash Over Tel Aviv Gig

The British actor and comedian, who came under fire for breaking a cultural boycott by performing in Israel, subsequently did not take part in the Palestine Marathon in the West Bank the next day.