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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 […]

How ‘Doctor Strange 2’ Intriguingly Moves MCU Multiverse Narrative Forward and Why That’s Important

[This story contains spoilers for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.] What is it that disturbs you, Stephen? No, that’s not a line from Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, though it very well could be. It’s the title of the 1997 Eisner-winning Marvel one-shot by Marc Andreyko and P. Craig Russell that […]

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.

Paul Bettany Says Having His Texts Made Public During Johnny Depp’s Libel Case “Was an Unpleasant Feeling”

Paul Bettany says that having his text messages become part of the court record during Johnny Depp’s libel suit against U.K. tabloid The Sun was strange and unpleasant. In an interview with The Independent published Saturday, the WandaVision and Uncle Frank actor spoke about his long career in Hollywood, including having a producer tell him […]

“Evening Before” Party: MPTF Celebration Hosts Nominees Anya Taylor-Joy, Michaela Coel, Rege-Jean Page and Billy Porter

Anya-Taylor Joy hugged Regé-Jean Page, Cynthia Erivo caught up with good friend Michaela Coel alongside Lena Waithe and Jurnee Smollett, and Kathryn Hahn posed for photos with onetime Transparent colleagues Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker. Those are just a few of the interactions snapped by photographers during a star-packed celebration Saturday night in Century City […]

‘Uncle Frank’ Star Paul Bettany and Writer-Director Alan Ball on the Personal Connections They Found With Film’s Story and Themes

Amazon’s Uncle Frank stars Paul Bettany as Frank Bledsoe, a gay professor of literature living in early ’70s New York City with his partner, Wally (Peter Macdissi). Having left behind a close-knit family in his native Creekville, South Carolina, Frank lives semi-openly as a gay man in New York while keeping the rest of the […]

Anthony Mackie, Mario Lopez and 3 More Actors Reflect on Finding New Ways to Play Their Famous Characters

Ralph Macchio, Nicco Annan and Paul Bettany also discuss revisiting their characters while staying true to their previous incarnations.

How ‘WandaVision’ Re-created Classic Sitcom Camera Magic

To prepare to shoot Disney+’s miniseries WandaVision — which follows Marvel characters Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision (Paul Bettany) through a series of sitcom environments from various decades — British DP Jess Hall admits he watched a lot of classic television, even digging up film prints from the original negative of a couple series […]

Benedict Cumberbatch Sorry About ‘WandaVision’ Doctor Strange Cameo Theory Bust

Fans of the Disney+ series had some major thoughts on who might drop by the finale.

Paul Bettany, Claire Foy to Star in Season 2 of ‘A Very English Scandal’

The 'WandaVision' star and the 'Crown' actress will play the Duke and Duchess of Argyll in the new season of the BBC/Amazon limited series, titled 'A Very British Scandal.'