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Paddy Considine, Mena Massoud to Star in Prince Naseem Boxing Drama ‘Giant’

Paddy Considine and Mena Massoud have signed on to star in the upcoming sports drama Giant, based on the life of British Yemeni boxing champion Prince Naseem “Naz” Hamed.  Born in Egypt and raised in Canada, Massoud (Aladdin, Amazon Prime Video’s Jack Ryan) will play Naseem Hamed, nicknamed Prince and Naz, who held multiple featherweight world titles […]

‘House of the Dragon’ Star Paddy Considine on King Viserys’ Heartbreaking Episode 8

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for House of the Dragon, episode eight.] From the opening scenes of House of the Dragon, viewers knew King Viserys’ days were numbered. Plagued by a form of leprosy, the king wasted away, week after week, losing body parts and manifesting grotesque boils, and all the while discontent in his […]

‘House of the Dragon’ Viral VFX Error to Be Corrected by HBO

A visual effects flub from the latest episode of House of the Dragon will soon be made right by HBO. During the Game of Thrones prequel series’ third episode, entitled “Second of His Name,” which aired Sunday, viewers spotted a VFX gaffe during a scene featuring King Viserys, as played by Paddy Considine. The character […]

‘House of the Dragon’ Review: HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Delivers Dragons Aplenty but Overloads on Targaryens in Bad Wigs

HBO's first 'Game of Thrones' spinoff/prequel goes back nearly 200 years before the original series to focus on a power struggle in the dragon-loving Targaryen family.

‘Wolf’: Film Review

George MacKay, Lily-Rose Depp and Paddy Considine star in Nathalie Biancheri's drama about a man who thinks he's a wolf and the doctor using extreme methods to cure him.

‘The Ferryman’: Theater Review

Buoyed by multiple awards in London, Sam Mendes' production of the boisterous new Jez Butterworth play 'The Ferryman,' set in Northern Ireland during the Troubles, hits Broadway with a 21-member cast led by Paddy Considine and Laura Donnelly.

All the Broadway Shows of the 2018-2019 Season

Gender-blind Shakespeare, a giant gorilla, Rupert Murdoch, Cher times 3 and a wealth of new plays to counter last season's shortage are on the slate.

Jez Butterworth’s ‘The Ferryman’ Charts Course for Broadway

An award-winning hit in London, Sam Mendes' production will wrap its West End run in May before a fall transfer to New York's Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

‘Funny Cow’: Film Review | London 2017

Maxine Peake stars as a working-class woman who longs to be a stand-up comedian in 'Funny Cow,' a British comedy-drama co-starring Paddy Considine and Stephen Graham.

‘The Ferryman’: Theater Review

Playwright Jez Butterworth ('Jerusalem') and director Sam Mendes team with actors Paddy Considine, Laura Donnelly and nearly two dozen others for 'The Ferryman,' an epic work set during the worst of the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

‘The Girl With All the Gifts’: Locarno Review

Gemma Arterton, Paddy Considine and Glenn Close have to deal with a zombie-human hybrid child played by Sennia Nanua.

Armando Iannucci Talks ‘Death of Stalin’ and Telling ‘Veep’ Team to “Just Assume I’m Dead”

Rupert Friend has joined the all-star cast of the 'Veep' creator's second feature, a comedy set in the immediate aftermath of Joseph Stalin's fatal stroke in 1953, which starts shooting Monday.