2019 has been an amazing year for the mind-blowing talented Alfonso Cuaron and his movie Roma. But, what else do we know about the groundbreaking director and screenwriter? Here's the full lowdown. Who is Roma director Alfonso Cuaron? Alfonso Cuaron Orozco is a Merican film director, screenwriter, producer, and editor. He is 57 years old having been born in Mexico City on November 28, 1961. The cinematographer is the son of a nuclear physicist father who worked for the United Nations. Alfonso studied philosophy at the National Autonomous University of Mexico and filmmaking at the Centro Universitario de Estudios Cinematograficos. His career began in the TV industry; first as a technician and later as a director. His successful TV work eventually led to him becoming a part of big-screen projects and eventually becoming a film director himself. What Oscars nominations does he have? Roma, a drama written and directed by Alfonso, has bagged ten Oscars nominations. The co-production … [Read more...] about Who is Roma director Alfonso Cuaron, what Oscars nominations does he have and which Harry Potter movies did he direct?
PUBLISHED: 16:53 06 November 2018 Cendrillon rehearsal, directed by Fiona Shaw, Glyndebourne Tour 2018 Credit: Richard Hubert Smith ©Glyndebourne Productions Ltd. Photo: Richard Hubert Smith John Bultitude chats to actress and director Fiona Shaw as she brings Glyndebourne’s Cinderella to the Norwich Theatre Royal. Glyndebourne - CendrillonFiona is best known for her role as Harry Potter’s auntie Petunia Dursley in the Harry Potter films and she recently starred as head of the Russian MI6 Carolyn Martens in the hit BBC drama Killing Eve.The operatic fairytale follows sweet-natured Cendrillon who lives the life of a servant at the home of her downtrodden father and cruel stepmother, teased and tormented by her two foolish stepsisters.Why do you think fairy tales continue to hold so much fascination for us? They are stories that have lost almost all of their detail and you’re left with just the essence. Fundamentally, I think fairy stories help explain the … [Read more...] about Killing Eve star directing show at Norwich Theatre Royal
0 Comments Idris Elba will direct and star in Hunchback Of Notre Dame for Netflix BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Idris Elba will swap his trademark Luther coat for a rather different appearance when he stars as the Hunchback Of Notre Dame for a new Netflix project. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/idris-elba-will-direct-and-star-in-hunchback-of-notre-dame-for-netflix-36941363.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/article36941361.ece/a0686/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_d6deb735-66ea-4022-b5d1-b4c328c52a01_1 Email Idris Elba will swap his trademark Luther coat for a rather different appearance when he stars as the Hunchback Of Notre Dame for a new Netflix project. The actor will direct and produce a modern retelling of the classic 19th century gothic romance novel by Victor Hugo. Elba’s production company Green Door will be behind the effort, and he will also produce the music. Idris Elba will star, direct and produce in a modern … [Read more...] about Idris Elba will direct and star in Hunchback Of Notre Dame for Netflix
Idris Elba to star as the Hunchback of Notre Dame for Netflix The Hollywood Reporter brings word Golden Globe winner Idris Elba (Beasts of No Nation, Luther, Avengers: Infinity War) is taking on the classic gothic romance The Hunchback of Notre Dame for Netflix where he is set to star, direct, and produce the modern re-telling. The Hunchback of Notre Dame is being written by Michael Mitnick (The Current War, The Giver), adapting Victor Hugo’s classic French Romantic/gothic novel of the same name that was published in 1831. The original story takes place in the 19th century and follows Quasimodo, a hunchback who falls in love with the gypsy Esmeralda. Elba is producing under his Green Door production banner and will also be producing original music for the feature, which is being described as a “sonic and musical experience.” Fred Berger (La La Land) and Brian Kavanaugh-Jones (Midnight Special) will produce for Automatik, along with Elba and Green Door’s Ana … [Read more...] about Idris Elba to Star as the Hunchback of Notre Dame for Netflix
The second full trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story has landed. Just days after The Hollywood Reporter reported that the Star Wars spinoff was set to premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, the trailer dropped on the official Star Wars Twitter account. The first full trailer debuted in early February following a quick, 40-second Super Bowl teaser. The film stars Alden Ehrenreich as the iconic bounty-hunter-turned-Rebel-hero in his early days, when he first meets Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo) and Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) during an "adventure" in the criminal underworld. Woody Harrelson (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri), Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Paul Bettany (Avengers: Infinity War) and Thandie Newton (Westworld) also star. Direction of the film, originally helmed by Christopher Miller and Phillip Lord, changed hands in June 2017, when the pair and Lucasfilm split ways over "creative differences." Ron Howard has since taken over as director, with the … [Read more...] about ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’: Second Trailer Drops