Covent Garden – Christmas Lights

Covent Garden is a district in London, full of restaurants, fashion stores, bars a Market and London’s Transport Museum. During Christmas Time the Piazza is covered with 115,000 lights sparkling across the market and its adjoining streets, and London’s biggest handpicked tree with its 30,000 festive lights. It’s also the filming location of Emma Thompson’s new Christmas movie, Last Christmas featuring Emilia Clarke. Continue reading Covent Garden – Christmas Lights

Ellen Burstyn & Emma Thompson Among Cast For Female-Fronted Multi-Generational Peter Pan Pic ‘The Lost Girls’ — Toronto

The Lost Girls will chronicle four generations of Darling women as they struggle in the aftermath of their adventures with Peter Pan in Neverland. The film will follow how Wendy (De Paolis) struggles to retain her creative spirit after her fantastical journeys with Pan. Read the full Article Deadline’s website Continue reading Ellen Burstyn & Emma Thompson Among Cast For Female-Fronted Multi-Generational Peter Pan Pic ‘The Lost Girls’ — Toronto

Years and Years

Finally, it’s been announced, the new drama from the Master himself, Russell T Davies is coming to your telly on 14 May!!!! I am so very excited about this, as I had the opportunity to watch already the first episode at the BFI Radio and Television Festival in April. My review of Years and Years is the following: It is bloody fantastic, you should all watch it!! What is Years and Years? If you ask me, I would say that it’s a spiced up family drama, with some extraordinary elements of a political series, stirred with a dash of dystopian … Continue reading Years and Years

… one of the most significant decisions in post-#MeToo Hollywood.

Emma Thompson’s letter to Skydance: Why I can’t work for John Lasseter. Read the full letter HERE. …Much has been said about giving John Lasseter a “second chance.” But he is presumably being paid millions of dollars to receive that second chance. How much money are the employees at Skydance being paid to GIVE him that second chance? …I am well aware that centuries of entitlement to women’s bodies whether they like it or not is not going to change overnight. Or in a year. But I am also aware that if people who have spoken out — like me … Continue reading … one of the most significant decisions in post-#MeToo Hollywood.