Former 'Skins' star Dev Patel said he hopes his casting in 'David Copperfield' will help set a trend for people of colour in classic roles.
Britain's foremost satirist of the modern political world has travelled back in time to adapt Charles Dickens in 'The Personal History of David Copperfield'.
The new thriller 'Hotel Mumbai' will no longer be playing in New Zealand cinemas, following the horrific terrorist attack last week.
Dev Patel is set to play David Copperfield in FilmNation’s new retelling of Charles Dickens’ “The Personal History of David Copperfield,” which will be directed and written by “Veep” creator Armando Iannucci. The project will offer a modern take on Dickens’ title character as he navigates a chaotic world to find his elusive place within […]
The 2017 Academy Award nominations have been announced and, as expected, Damien Chazelle’s wonderful musical ‘La La Land’ leads the pack with a record-equalling 14 nominations, with ‘Arrival’ and ‘Moonlight’ just behind it with eight nods each. As ever many of the nominations were expected, with Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Denzel Washington and Viola Davis all receiving acting nominations, but what about the surprises?
Dev Patel has said that seeing himself in ‘The Last Airbender’ was like seeing ‘a stranger on screen’, and taught him to be wary of major studio projects. Patel went straight from his starring role in Danny Boyle’s Oscar-winning ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ straight into the derided fantasy movie, directed by M. Night Shyamalan, in 2010.
In the printed review, Morgenstern made the pretty big error of mistaking Patel (who’s appeared in films such as ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ and ‘Chappie’) for Kal Penn (known for the ‘Harold and Kumar’ movie franchise). The review said that Patel “gives his richest performance since ‘The Namesake'”… only Patel didn’t feature in that film, it was Penn. Oops.