How WWI shaped the nature of filmed news

Image copyright PAImage caption A lot of Peter Jackson’s film comes from the material of the groundbreaking documentary The Battle of the Somme For Remembrance Sunday BBC Two is screening Peter Jackson’s World War one documentary They Shall Not Grow Old – an extraordinary reworking of newsreel archive from the western front, much of it […]

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Killing Eve star Jodie Comer makes Hollywood list

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption British actresses Jodie Comer, Letitia Wright and Florence Pugh are on the Hollywood Reporter list Killing Eve star Jodie Comer has been named on Hollywood Reporter’s list of Rising Young Stars. The industry magazine also has British actresses Letitia Wright [Black Panther] and Florence Pugh [Lady Macbeth] on their Next […]

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Emma Thompson made a dame at Buckingham Palace

Image copyright PAImage caption Dame Emma Thompson and Sarah Gordy both received their gongs on Wednesday Actress Emma Thompson shared a laugh with Prince William as she was made a dame at Buckingham Palace. “I’ve known him since he was little and we just sniggered at each other,” she told reporters after Wednesday’s investiture ceremony […]

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