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SundanceTV’s ‘State of the Union’ Renewed for Second Season

Brendan Gleeson and Patricia Clarkson will star in the next installment of the Emmy-winning short form series.

Steve Coogan, Stephen Frears Teaming for ‘The Lost King,’ About Woman Who Found King Richard III’s Remains

Steve Coogan and Stephen Frears are teaming on 'The Lost King,' telling the story of the woman who found King Richard III's remains in 2012. 

A Personal History of Gay Pride and Prejudice: Hollywood Reporter’s Chief Film Critic Looks Back

THR's chief film critic reflects on his decades of watching, and reviewing, movies as a gay man — from toxic stereotypes and the ubiquitous 'f-word' to the thrill of Almódovar and New Queer Cinema…

‘Succession’s’ Matthew Macfadyen, ‘Fleabag’ Star Sian Clifford Join Stephen Frears’ ‘Quiz’ for AMC, ITV

Matthew Macfadyen, Michael Sheen, Helen McCrory and Sian Clifford have been cast in 'Quiz,' a three-part drama for AMC/ITV from Stephen Frears exploring the notorious 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire?'…

‘State of the Union’: TV Review | Sundance 2019

Rosamund Pike and Chris O'Dowd shine in Nick Hornby and Stephen Frears' Sundance TV relationship dramedy 'State of the Union,' told in 10-minute episodes.

Inside ‘State of the Union,’ Nick Hornby’s 10-Minute Sitcom Starring Rosamund Pike, Chris O’Dowd

Directed by Stephen Frears, SundanceTV's unconventional comedy is set in the 10 minutes before a weekly marriage counseling session, and is having its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.

Hugh Grant, Stephen Frears Added to Edinburgh TV Lineup

The two will take part in a master class on the recent BBC/Amazon hit 'A Very British Scandal.'

Santa Barbara Film Fest: Judi Dench to Receive Kirk Douglas Award

The 82-year-old Oscar winner is currently promoting her latest film, 'Victoria and Abdul.'

Stephen Frears: ‘Victoria & Abdul’ Was Made for Donald Trump

The British director says it's no accident that he made a historical film that seeks to dismantle Muslim stereotypes.

‘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.

Venice Festival to Honor Stephen Frears With Glory to the Filmmaker Award

His new film 'Victoria & Abdul' will have its world premiere on the Lido.

BBC Drama Unveils Netflix, PBS Co-Pros, ‘War of the Worlds’ Adaptation

New series from Stephen Frears, plus the producers of 'Happy Valley, 'Ex Machina' and 'Wolf Hall' were unveiled in a major presentation by the BBC's incoming drama chief.