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Benedict Cumberbatch's Hair Is All Untamed Again, Just the Way We Like It, for His Role as Richard III in The Hollow Crown

1 hour ago | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Thumbs up all around! Adding to the excitement, as if any needed to be added, Cumberbatch is starring opposite Sherlock nemesis Moriarity—aka Irish thesp Andrew Scott—as King Louis in the production from Carnival/NBCUniversal, Sam Mendes' Neal Street Productions and Thirteen. Judi Dench, Tom Sturridge, Hugh Bonneville, Sophie Okonedo, Sally HawkinsMichael Gambon, Keeley HawesPhilip Glenister and Jason Watkins round out the none-too-shabby cast. And for those keeping track of the Sherlock cast's dalliances with Shakespeare in the off-season: Martin Freeman, the Watson to Benedict's titular sleuth, starred in Richard III this summer on »

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First Look: Benedict Cumberbatch In Richard III Adaptation ‘Hollow Crown’

3 hours ago | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

There’s no cheeky Sherlock-esque grin in sight as Benedict Cumberbatch takes on Shakespeare’s villainous Richard III for a BBC TV adaptation entitled The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses.

In the image, Cumberbatch sports a rather unkempt and angry look, complete with dark clothing and a stunning black horse for him to ride. Though many people now realise that Shakespeare’s vision of Richard III was perhaps a little harsh, that doesn’t stop the play being adapted and revisited. Cumberbatch’s Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman headed to the stage for the Trafalgar Transformed theatre production earlier this year.

For the production of The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses, Cumberbatch will be joined by an all-star cast that includes another Sherlock co-star, Andrew Scott, along with Dame Judi Dench and Downton Abbey’s Hugh Bonneville.

Source: Radio Times »

- Amanda Keats

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Talking with David Tennant and Anna Gunn on the set of Fox's 'Gracepoint'

29 September 2014 9:00 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

Victoria, British Columbia. This past spring, my tour of Fake American Police Precincts took me from Bemidji, Minnesota in Calgary for FX's "Fargo" to Gracepoint, California in Victoria, BC for Fox's "Gracepoint." After avoiding incarceration in Bemidji, I find myself with two other reporters, a publicist and at least three or four hair-and-makeup professionals in Gracepoint's not-uncomfortable lock-up. Once they have us behind bars, there's a very real chance that one of us will turn out to be the murderer in "Gracepoint," since a consistent refrain from the entire cast is that none of them know know whodunnit and the person behind the death of young Danny Solano won't be the same character who killed Danny Latimer in the original "Broadchurch." It's early May on the "Gracepoint" set and they're finishing up paired production on episodes seven and eight and moving on to the climactic ninth and 10th episodes, »

- Daniel Fienberg

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Peter Jackson explains how he’s expanding the source material for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

28 September 2014 2:59 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With less than three months to go before we return to Middle-earth for the final instalment of The Hobbit trilogy, Peter Jackson has been talking to Total Film about the upcoming The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and specifically how he’s expanding the source material in order to provide a suitably epic climax to his Lord of the Rings prequel.

“We’re developing more story with the elves and with Gandalf. We’re developing the character of Bard the Bowman. We’re able to expand what was there, bring in a little bit extra to the mythology and open it up a bit. What we’re trying to do is have a lot of that conflict and resolution happen during the course of the battle, so it doesn’t just become all action. There’s still a plot with the characters to follow, even though they’re »

- Gary Collinson

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Saving Santa Movie Review, Trailer, Pictures & News

23 September 2014 12:46 AM, PDT | Sky Movies | See recent Sky Movies news »

In this seasonal animated adventure, inventive elf Bernard (voiced by Martin Freeman) builds a gadget that accidentally reveals the whereabout of Santa's workshop to Tim Curry's scheming billionaire Neville Baddington. He's keen to pinch the technology for Santa's superfast sleigh for his delivery business... but he fails to factor in Bernard, who rallies to the rescue against the rotter and his band of Santa-hating helpers. »

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‘Fargo’s Noah Hawley To Adapt His Novel ‘Before The Fall’ In Sony Pic Deal

18 September 2014 4:44 PM, PDT | Deadline New York | See recent Deadline New York news »

Exclusive: Sony Pictures has acquired Before The Fall, a novel written by Noah Hawley, who shared the Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries for hatching the FX television transfer of Fargo. That series also brought Emmy nominations for Billy Bob Thornton and  Martin Freeman. Hawley will adapt his novel and he will produce the feature with John Cameron. The book tells the story of a mysterious private-plane crash, starting in Martha’s Vineyard, and focuses on the two survivors, an artist and a little boy, and the lives of the people who died in the crash — from the flight crew to the wealthy media mogul and his family and the coincidences that begin to emerge which suggest the flight’s crash may not have been an accident,

Sony’s Hannah Minghella and Andrea Giannetti are overseeing for the studio. Hawley, while readying another season of Fargo, is separately scripting an untitled »

- Mike Fleming Jr

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Trailer lands for Nativity 3: Dude, Where's My Donkey

16 September 2014 11:19 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Martin Clunes and Catherine Tate headline the third Nativity film. Here's the full trailer...

Heading to cinemas this November is the final part of the Nativity trilogy, which once again sees the return of Marc Wootton's Mr Poppy. There's no Martin Freeman or David Tennant this time though, but instead Martin Clunes and Catherine Tate join the series. We also get a flash mob competition, a trip to New York, and some jumpers.

The film arrives in cinemas on November 14th, with Debbie Isitt once more writing and directing. Furthermore, the full trailer for the film has been released. Here's what's in store...

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Movies Trailer Simon Brew Nativity 17 Sep 2014 - 07:16 Nativity 3: DudeWhere's My DonkeyDebbie IsettMartin ClunesMarc Wootton »

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New Hobbit 3,Battle Of Five Armies Movie Banner Shows Almost Everyone In Action

15 September 2014 2:12 PM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

Recently, New Line Cinema delivered this new movie banner (above) for their upcoming "Hobbit 3: The Battle Of The Five Armies," and it looks quite epic to say the least, featuring just about every major character in action. As for the movie, it stars: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, Orlando Bloom, John Bell, Manu Bennett, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Billy Connolly, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Lawrence Makoare, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Dean O'Gorman, Mikael Persbrandt, and Aidan Turner. In the new flick, an enraged Smaug will rain his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin will sacrifice friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo's »

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Enormous New Banner for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

15 September 2014 1:16 PM, PDT | HeyUGuys.co.uk | See recent HeyUGuys news »

We’re just over three months away from the arrival of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, and the excitement is definitely building for Peter Jackson’s final instalment in the Hobbit trilogy.

The first teaser trailer launched over the summer to a great reception, and now Warner Bros. has released an awesome new banner, in keeping with the same tapestries it’s launched over the last two years for the first two films in the trilogy.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies” brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship »

- Kenji Lloyd

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New banner for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

15 September 2014 12:25 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With three months to go until we return to Middle-earth, an epic new banner for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has arrived online, featuring all of the main players from the final chapter of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy. Click the image for a high-resolution version of the banner in all its glory…

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town.

Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. »

- Gary Collinson

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Absolutely Enormous Banner For ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’ Lands

15 September 2014 11:50 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Heading to cinemas this coming December is the very last instalment in the hugely popular Hobbit series of movies from director Peter Jackson. Today, a massive banner for The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies was unleashed by the folks over at Warner Bros/ MGM, which we’re kind of expecting to show up in a cinema foyer near you very soon.

Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, Orlando Bloom, John Bell, Manu Bennett, Jed Brophy, Adam Brown, John Callen, Billy Connolly, Ryan Gage, Mark Hadlow, Peter Hambleton, Stephen Hunter, William Kircher, Lawrence Makoare, Sylvester McCoy, Graham McTavish, Dean O’Gorman, Mikael Persbrandt and Aidan Turner star in the film. Jackson directs from his own screenplay, which he co-wrote with Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, and Guillermo del Toro. »

- Paul Heath

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The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Banner Lays Out the Final Stand

15 September 2014 11:41 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

A brand new The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies banner has been released, detailing the epic scope of the final film in director Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy.  This banner reminds of the one that was released for An Unexpected Journey before the adaptation was turned into a trilogy, which gave us a look at how this series would have been structured as a diptych.  Judging by this massive banner for Five Armies, Jackson plans on going out with a bang in his final foray into Middle-earth, but I’ll always wonder if this adaptation might’ve been more compelling if the director had stuck to two films.  Forget the extended edition Blu-rays, I’d love to see an abridged version that cuts the trilogy into two movies. Anyway, hit the jump to take a look at the ginormous The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies banner. »

- Adam Chitwood

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Check Out This Massive 'The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' Banner

15 September 2014 11:17 AM, PDT | firstshowing.net | See recent FirstShowing.net news »

When the first teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies debuted at Comic-Con this summer, the entire room of Hall H was covered in a massive screen that became filled with a huge banner made up of several different scenes from the concluding chapter of Peter Jackson's trilogy adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic book. Now that banner has made its away online, and it's absolutely gorgeous. It shows Bard the Bowman (Luke Evans) facing off with Smaug, Gandalf (Ian McKellen) having some kind of dramatic encounter with Galadriel (Cate Blanchett) and of course Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies banner art debuted via Digital Spy (click for full high-res): In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit... J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, being directed by Peter Jackson as three separate movies, is set in »

- Ethan Anderton

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New Banner for 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies'

15 September 2014 11:11 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Lr reader 'Santiago' alerted us that the folks over at Digital Spy have posted a cool looking banner for Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies."

The film stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Luke Evans, Benedict Cumberbatch, Stephen Fry, Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Ken Stott, James Nesbitt, and Orlando Bloom.

From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson comes "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," the third in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien.

"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, »

- Kellvin Chavez

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'Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies' Poster Teases an Epic Finale!

15 September 2014 10:43 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

The Battle of The Five Armies not only brings The Hobbit trilogy to a close, but the entire Lord of the Rings franchise. An all-encompassing tapestry poster has arrived for The Hobbit 3, which shows off all of the main characters and some of the movie's biggest set pieces. Check it out as Smaug (Benedict Cumberbatch) rises from the fire to battle Bard the Bowman (Luke Evans) while Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage), Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and Gandalf (Ian McKellen) step to the forefront of an attack upon the Lonely Mountain. Legolas (Orlando Bloom) and Tauriel (Evangeline Lilly) are also in a bit of trouble as things take an epic turn in this rousing climax, in theaters this December.

The Hobbit: The Battle of The Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, »

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See stunning tapestry artwork for The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies

15 September 2014 9:48 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies has unveiled a huge widescreen artwork exclusively through Digital Spy.

The poster previews the events of Peter Jackson's Hobbit finale, which will bring his latest Jrr Tolkien trilogy to a close this December.

The fantasy blockbuster, previously titled There and Back Again, will star Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Sir Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage and Luke Evans.

Director Jackson revealed at The Hobbit's Comic-Con panel that he is considering releasing a six-film box set of all his Tolkien films after Battle of the Five Armies debuts.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will be released on December 12 in the UK and on December 17 in the Us. Watch the most recent trailer for the film below: »

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See stunning tapestry artwork for The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies

15 September 2014 9:48 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies has unveiled a huge widescreen artwork exclusively through Digital Spy.

The poster previews the events of Peter Jackson's Hobbit finale, which will bring his latest Jrr Tolkien trilogy to a close this December.

The fantasy blockbuster, previously titled There and Back Again, will star Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Sir Ian McKellen, Richard Armitage and Luke Evans.

Director Jackson revealed at The Hobbit's Comic-Con panel that he is considering releasing a six-film box set of all his Tolkien films after Battle of the Five Armies debuts.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies will be released on December 12 in the UK and on December 17 in the Us. Watch the most recent trailer for the film below: »

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Sherlock unveils new limited edition box set with unseen footage

12 September 2014 10:11 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

A new Sherlock box set containing the first three series has been announced by the BBC.

The limited edition package will include every episode of the show so far on both Blu-ray and DVD, in addition to a previously unseen deleted scene from series three and bloopers from the second and third series.

Series creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss have recorded new audio commentaries, as has Una Stubbs, who plays Sherlock Holmes's Baker Street landlord Mrs Hudson.

The collection will also feature interviews with stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, four behind-the-scenes documentaries, and third series prequel 'Many Happy Returns' - all on disc for the first time.

The box set, priced at £109.99, comes with limited edition collectible busts of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson, as well as two art cards.

Sherlock: The Complete Series 1-3 Limited Edition Gift Set will be released on November 3, exclusive to BBC Shop. »

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Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman crack up in 'Sherlock' outtake

11 September 2014 10:07 AM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Emmy-winning Sherlock actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman usually play their respective roles of Holmes and Watson with admirably straight faces. But the two stars of the PBS show are not immune to cracking up, as an outtake featured in the new Sherlock: The Complete Seasons 1-3 Limited Edition Gift Set demonstrates.

In addition to the sight of Cumberbatch and Freeman laughing their socks off, this gift set also features every Sherlock episode on Blu-ray and DVD, and a raft of bonus features including new commentaries, behind-the-scenes featurettes for each season-three adventure, limited-edition art cards, and collectible busts of the two actors in character. »

- Clark Collis

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Sherlock Blooper Alert! Watch Benedict Cumberbatch's Adorable Giggle Fit

11 September 2014 9:29 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Hold onto your deerstalker caps, the first-ever Sherlock blooper is here! The clip, below, is part of the boxed set of the first three seasons of the Emmy-winning series. In it, Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman have the giggles. Suddenly, everything in the world feels better. It seems the conversation the two had with each other before action is called stuck with Cumberbatch. "I'm sorry, I'm sorry, I'm sorry," he said through giggles. Both Cumberbatch and Freeman took home Emmys for their roles of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson, respectively. Steven Moffat, the show's co-creator, also took home an Emmy at the 2014 ceremony for writing "His Last Vow." Production on »

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