HELENA BONHAM CARTER reprises her Red Queen
At last! The sequel to Tim Burton's 2010 movie, ALICE IN WONDERLAND: THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS is set for a 2016 release.
HELENA BONHAM CARTER will once again play the Red Queen and is joined by Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway and Mia Wasikowska. The movie is directed by James Bobin and produced by Walt Disney Pictures.
Success at Hollywood Film Awards
We are very proud that two of our wonderful actors won awards at the 18th Hollywood Film Awards.
BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH won the Hollywood Actor Award, presented to him by Amy Adams. This was for his performance in THE IMITATION GAME.
JACK O'CONNELL won the New Hollywood Award, presented to him by his UNBROKEN director Angelina Jolie. This award honours a rising Hollywood actor.
DOMINIC TIGHE - SUNNY AFTERNOON
DOMINIC TIGHE has opened to rave reviews in the West End transfer of SUNNY AFTERNOON at the Harold Pinter Theatre.
With Music and Lyrics by Ray Davies, a new Book by Joe Penhall and Direction by Edward Hall, Sunny Afternoon depicts the rise to stardom of The Kinks.
JASON FLEMYNG stars in THE MISSING, alongside fellow CVGGers ANASTASIA HILLE, DRAGOS BUCUR, CLIVE FRANCIS and ANAMARIA MARINCA. On BBC One Tuesdays at 9.00 pm and also airing in the States on Starz.
CHARLES EDWARDS receives CLARENCE DERWENT AWARD
CHARLES EDWARDS was honoured by Equity with the prestigious CLARENCE DERWENT AWARD for his performance in STRANGE INTERLUDE at the National.
The Clarence Derwent Awards are theatre awards given annually by Equity for the best individual male and female performances in a supporting role in a production in the West End. Previous recipients are Sir Ian McKellen, Timothy West and Dame Judi Dench
The judges were critic Michael Billington, director Richard Digby Day, producer Thelma Holt, critic Kate Bassett and Equity President Malcolm Sinclair.
BIFA Nominations Announced
Wonderful news as BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH, JACK O'CONNELL & SALLY HAWKINS receive nominations for their wonderful work in British films this year.
Benedict has received a Best Actor nomination for THE IMITATION GAME and Jack is up against him in the Best Actor category for '71, which recevied nine nominations in total. Sally is nominated for Best Supporting Actress in X+Y.
Benedict is also set to receive the prestigious Variety Award at the awards ceremony. Previous winners include Paul Greengrass, Jude Law, Kenneth Branagh and Helen Mirren
Welcome RACHAEL STIRLING
We're very excited that RACHAEL STIRLING has joined the fold.
Rachael can currently be seen on BBC Four in the hilarious DETECTORISTS alongside Mackenzie Crook and Toby Jones.
THE MISSING airs on BBC One
THE MISSING, starring a myriad of CvGGers including ANASTASIA HILLE, JASON FLEMYNG, DRAGOS BUCUR, CLIVE FRANCIS and ANAMARIA MARINCA, begins airing on BBC One on 28th October at 9pm.
The eight-part series was written by Harry and Jack Williams and directed by Tom Shankland for BBC and Starz.
TOM RILEY awarded BAFTA CYMRU
We couldn't be more proud of TOM RILEY who has been awarded Best Actor by BAFTA Cymru for his lead role of Leonardo Da Vinci in Starz's DA VINCI'S DEMONS. Thoroughly deserved for his great work in this wonderful show.
RACHEL FINNEGAN joins CvGG
We're thrilled that RACHEL FINNEGAN has joined the ranks here.
Rachel was most recently seen in Tricycle Theatre's RED VELVET, directed by Indu Rubasingham, which transferred to St Ann's Warehouse in New York after having such success in London.
HELEN MONKS joins CvGG
A warm welcome to HELEN MONKS who has recently joined us.
Helen is best known for starring as Germaine in RAISED BY WOLVES, a hilarious pilot sitcom for channel 4 by Caitlin & Caroline Moran.
AMANDA ABBINGTON in GOD BLESS THE CHILD
AMANDA ABBINGTON is currently in rehearsals for a brand new play at the Royal Court. GOD BLESS THIS CHILD is written by Molly Davis and directed by Royal Court Artistic Director, Vicky Featherstone.
The play is being premiered in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs and runs from 12th November to 20th December.