• Tom Hardy and Eddie Redmayne's charity ads branded 'poverty porn'
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    Ben Arnold

    Tom Hardy and Eddie Redmayne's charity ads branded 'poverty porn'

    Charity adverts for Comic Relief fronted by Ed Sheeran, Tom Hardy and Eddie Redmayne have been slated as 'poverty porn' by an aid watchdog.

  • Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones In Talks To Pair Again For ‘The Aeronauts’ At Amazon Studios
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    Deadline

    Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones In Talks To Pair Again For ‘The Aeronauts’ At Amazon Studios

    EXCLUSIVE:  The Theory of Everything won Eddie Redmayne a Best Actor Oscar two years ago and Felicity Jones earned a well-deserved nomination. Now, the two actors are talking about reteaming on The Aeronauts  for Amazon Studios . Deadline hears that they are in talks now on a period action adventure based on true events about two 19th century hot air balloonists that would be directed and produced by Tom Harper ( Peaky Blinders , War & Peace ). Jones would play balloon pilot…

  • Harry Potter fans spot cool Easter egg on Fantastic Beasts sequel title treatment
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    Ben Arnold

    Harry Potter fans spot cool Easter egg on Fantastic Beasts sequel title treatment

    On the surface, the new poster for Harry Potter spin-off sequel Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald seems innocuous enough, with its spooky font and such.

  • Wands at the ready: first teaser image and release date for Fantastic Beasts 2
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    Ben Bussey

    Wands at the ready: first teaser image and release date for Fantastic Beasts 2

    The second film in JK Rowling and David Yates' Harry Potter prequel series due to arrive 16 November 2018.

  • The first intriguing image from Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them 2
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    Ben Arnold

    The first intriguing image from Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them 2

    'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them 2' is shooting as we speak, and here we have the first image to emerge from the production.

  • Fantastic Beasts 2 reveals open casting call for young Newt
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    Ryan Leston

    Fantastic Beasts 2 reveals open casting call for young Newt

    If you look like a young Newt Scamander or Albus Dumbledore, you might want to read this...

  • The embarrassing early roles of Hollywood heartthrobs
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    Yahoo Movies UK Staff

    The embarrassing early roles of Hollywood heartthrobs

    Here's some of the early jobs of Hollywood's biggest stars that we're sure they'd rather forget.

  • First teaser for Nick Park's star-laden claymation Early Man
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    Ben Arnold

    First teaser for Nick Park's star-laden claymation Early Man

    This prehistoric lot really need to nail down their hunting game if they’re going to survive long enough to become our ancestors. The first look at Aardman Animation’s latest claymation opus, directed by ‘Wallace and Gromit’ legend Nick Park, finds a rabbit hunt going somewhat awry. ‘Early Man’ is set at the dawn of time, around the courageous caveman Dug (Eddie Redmayne, no less) and his tribe, as they battle Tom Hiddleston’s Lord Nooth and the denizens of his Bronze Age city to protect their home.

  • Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them: Watch Newt chase down a Demiguise in exclusive deleted scene
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    Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them: Watch Newt chase down a Demiguise in exclusive deleted scene

    JK Rowling’s Wizarding World returns to home entertainment on March 27 when ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ arrives on 4K Ultra HD ™, 3D, Blu-ray ™ and DVD. The film comes packaged with countless extras, clips, and never-before-seen footage so we’re absolutely thrilled to be able to share a brand new deleted scene that didn’t make it into the theatrical release. The clip shows Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne), Jacob Kowalski (Dan Fogler), Tina Goldstein (Katherine Waterston), and her sister Queenie (Alison Sudol) as they track down the escaped Demiguise in a New York department store.

  • Fantastic Beasts earns $500 million worldwide
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    Ryan Leston

    Fantastic Beasts earns $500 million worldwide

    ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ has earned $00 million… so far. The recent ‘Harry Potter’ spin-off has just crossed a rather impressive milestone, managing to make $500 million worldwide following in just two weeks.

  • Eddie Redmayne's Newt Scamander may not lead all Fantastic Beasts movies
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    Ben Arnold

    Eddie Redmayne's Newt Scamander may not lead all Fantastic Beasts movies

    In an intriguing twist in the recently birthed ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ franchise, it’s emerged that our hero, Newt Scamander, may not be a permanent fixture. Producer David Heyman, who was also the man behind the Harry Potter movies, has suggested that Eddie Redmayne’s character is likely to be sidelined for future movies. Speaking to Cinema Blend, he said: “I don’t think [Newt will be at] the heart of all of them. I think he’ll be part – so will Tina, Queenie and Jacob – will be part of the next one. “I’ve heard that Dumbledore has been confirmed, too. ...

  • How Fantastic Beasts brought 1920s New York back to life... in Watford
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    Tom Butler

    How Fantastic Beasts brought 1920s New York back to life... in Watford

    Eddie Redmayne on the huge Leavesden set of ‘Fantastic Beasts’ – Credit: Warner Bros. You’d be forgiven for assuming ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ had been shot entirely on location in New York. Standing on the meticulously recreated cobbled streets of 1920s New York City, with 3-story brownstone tenements stretching off into the distance and working Model T Fords pootling along the road, it was easy to forget we were stood on the Warner Bros. lot in Leavesden, just a stone’s throw from the Harry Potter Studio Tour, and we weren’t the only ones dazzled by this piece of old-school movie magic.

  • JK Rowling Visits Fantastic Beasts Set In New Behind The Scenes Video
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    Tom Butler

    JK Rowling Visits Fantastic Beasts Set In New Behind The Scenes Video

    A new video from behind the scenes of ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ has been released by Pottermore, the online hub for all things ‘Harry Potter’ and JK Rowling’s Wizarding World. Watch the full video here. “It’s incredibly exciting,” says director David Yates, “We’re working directly with JK [Rowling].

  • What If Oscar-Nominated Film Posters Told The Truth?
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    Mike P Williams

    What If Oscar-Nominated Film Posters Told The Truth?

    It’s that time of the year where films all over are hopeful of nabbing awards from various ceremonies, but none as big as the Oscars that’ll take place on 28 February.

  • Eddie Redmayne’s The Danish Girl Banned In Qatar For ‘Depravity’
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    Tom Butler

    Eddie Redmayne’s The Danish Girl Banned In Qatar For ‘Depravity’

    Qatar has banned Eddie Redmayne’s new movie ‘The Danish Girl’ following online protests about the “depravity” of the film. The movie that tells the story of transgender pioneer Lili Elbe had already opened at a few cinemas in Qatar’s capital Doha before authorities demanded the film be pulled from theatres. One Qatar national tweeted: “I watched the trailer of the film and it should not be screened here.

  • Eddie Redmayne Pays Rent For Struggling Actors
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    Tom Butler

    Eddie Redmayne Pays Rent For Struggling Actors

    In case you needed any more reasons to love Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne, the British star has revealed he occasionally pays the rent for struggling actors calling London an “impossibly expensive” place to live. “The greatest privilege that I had was that my parents lived in London. “And I get letters from people trying to go to drama school and needing to pay their rent.

  • Fantastic Beasts: What’s Going On In The First Trailer?
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    Tom Butler

    Fantastic Beasts: What’s Going On In The First Trailer?

    The first trailer for Harry Potter spin-off ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them’ has been released and while it’s lacking in the way of actual beasts, there’s actually quite a lot going on once you scratch beneath the surface.

  • First Fantastic Beasts Trailer Coming Next Week
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    Tom Butler

    First Fantastic Beasts Trailer Coming Next Week

    ‘Harry Potter’ fans will get their first look at the series spin-off ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ next week when the first trailer is unleashed to the world. The official social media accounts for the movie revealed the so-called “announcement trailer” will be released online on Tuesday 15 December, via the medium of a mini trailer - watch it below. Your first glimpse at #FantasticBeasts will arrive on December 15th. A video posted by Fantastic Beasts Film (@fantasticbeastsmovie) on Dec 10, 2015 at 3:00pm PST The new movie set in JK Rowling’s “Wizarding World” is based in 1920s New York, years before the events of the Potter saga, and tells the story of New Scamander, a magizoologist played by Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne, who must track down the magical beasts of the title when they’re accidentally set free in the Big Apple.

  • First Poster Of Eddie Redmayne As Transgender Pioneer In The Danish Girl
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    Ben Arnold

    First Poster Of Eddie Redmayne As Transgender Pioneer In The Danish Girl

    The first poster of Eddie Redmayne as transgender pioneer Lili Elbe has been unveiled. The Oscar-winning ‘Theory of Everything’ star is the lead in 'The Danish Girl’, about the transformation of Danish artist Einar Wegener into Elbe in 1920s. Redmayne stars opposite Alicia Vikander, who plays Elbe’s wife Gerda Gottlieb, also a painter. Over time, Elbe continued to dress as a woman, and eventually they moved to Paris from Copenhagen, where he could live openly as a woman and Gottlieb could be openly lesbian.

  • Fantastic Beasts Cast Confirmed As Shooting Begins On Harry Potter Spin-Off
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    Tom Butler

    Fantastic Beasts Cast Confirmed As Shooting Begins On Harry Potter Spin-Off

    Cameras have begun to roll on ‘Harry Potter’ spin-off film ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’.  A press release from Warner Bros. confirms that the shoot started today at Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden with an all-star cast including Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne in the lead. Here’s the rest of the cast: Katherine Waterston - Tina Alison Sudol - Tina’s sister Queenie Dan Fogler - Jacob Ezra Miller - Credence Samantha Morton - Mary Lou Jenn Murray - Chastity Faith Wood-Blagrove - Modesty Colin Farrell - Graves Above: Katherine Waterston in ‘Inherent Vice’ The film is a prequel set decades before the events of the ‘Harry Potter’ story, so don’t expect cameos from the original cast.