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  1. Movie review: 'Learning to Drive' is a charming East...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Genesee Country Express

    Here's a twin bill suggestion: the new dramatic comedy “Learning to Drive,” and “Happy-Go-Lucky,” the 2008 dramatic comedy that earned a screenwriting Oscar nomination for Mike Leigh, and nabbed a Golden Globe for lead actress Sally Hawkins. Both films feature the not very commercial-sounding story of an adult woman who has decided to get a driver's license, then goes through a life-changing experience courtesy of a male driving instructor.

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  2. Movie review: a Learning to Drivea is a charming East meets West tale on the streets of New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Here's a twin bill suggestion: the new dramatic comedy “Learning to Drive,” and “Happy-Go-Lucky,” the 2008 dramatic comedy that earned a screenwriting Oscar nomination for Mike Leigh, and nabbed a Golden Globe for lead actress Sally Hawkins. Both films feature the not very commercial-sounding story of an adult woman who has decided to get a driver's license, then goes through a life-changing experience courtesy of a male driving instructor.

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  3. Asa Butterfield is a Math Prodigy in A Brilliant Young Mind TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | ComingSoon.net

    ... upcoming drama, starring Asa Butterfield ( Hugo , Ender's Game ) and Academy Award nominee Sally Hakwins ( Happy-Go-Lucky , Paddington ). Check out the A Brilliant Young Mind trailer in the player below with poster and ten new stills in the gallery ...

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  4. Baba Joon: The first Persian-language Israeli film starring Hollywood Actor Navid NegahbanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Payvand News of Iran

    ... Order , CSI and more. Other actors include Iranian actress Viss Elliot Safavi , who appeared in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky and Iranian actor David Diaan , whose work includes actor-director Seth Rogen's the Interview , Cyrus Nowrasteh's the Stoning ...

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  5. the Crow's gotta contend with a female Top DollarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... girlfriend in BIRDMAN OR (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE). She's also appeared in Mike Leigh's HAPPY-GO-LUCKY, W.E., DISCONNECT, and WELCOME TO THE PUNCH. Ms. Riseborough hasn't had the kind of testing for this gig that, say, Lena Headey had ...

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  6. BWW Blog: Jordan Grubb and Noah Plomgren of Goodspeed's GUYS &...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    What's up BroadwayWorld?! Welcome back to my weekly blog here at the Goodspeed Opera House ! Last week I gave you a bit of an inside look at the rehearsal/production process of our show. This week, I thought it might be fun to get to know a bit more about the Composer / Lyricist of this masterpiece: Frank Loesser .

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  7. Eddie Marsan's magical career: from Bethnal Green to HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... worked with directors from Spielberg (War Horse) and Scorcese (Gangs of New York) to Mike Leigh (Vera Drak, Happy-Go-Lucky). He plays Liev Schreiber's brother in US ratings smash Ray Donovan, was Olivia Colman's husband in Tyrannosaur, but he rarely ...

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  8. Georgian magic of old England on the BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Eddie Marsan's on the other end of the line, calling from Los Angeles where he lives when shooting Ray Donovan, the gritty, US TV drama starring Liev Schreiber. Eddie Marsan's on the other end of the line, calling from Los Angeles where he lives when shooting Ray Donovan, the gritty, US TV drama starring Liev Schreiber.

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  9. DVD review: Still LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Wirral Globe

    ... is and how tragic it is to die alone. A vehicle for his talents as a leading man, Eddie Marsan (Tyrannosaur, Happy-Go-Lucky) plays council worker John May in Still Life. And although John is stuffy and set in his ways he cares deeply both about the ...

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  10. Georgian magic of old England on the BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Eddie Marsan's on the other end of the line, calling from Los Angeles where he lives when shooting Ray Donovan, the gritty, US TV drama starring Liev Schreiber. Eddie Marsan's on the other end of the line, calling from Los Angeles where he lives when shooting Ray Donovan, the gritty, US TV drama starring Liev Schreiber.

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  11. Eddie Marsan hits out at 'Cockney cliche'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Salisbury Journal

    The actor is set to star in the BBC's magician drama Jonathan Strange And Mr Norrell, after notching up credits in War Horse, Gangs Of New York, Vera Drake and Happy-Go-Lucky. Eddie, who grew up in London's East End and whose father was a lorry driver, told Radio Times magazine: "Those stories aren't written by Cockneys.

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  12. Eddie Marsan is to appear in the BBC's magician drama Jonathan Strange And Mr NorrellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Preston Citizen

    The actor is set to star in the BBC's magician drama Jonathan Strange And Mr Norrell, after notching up credits in War Horse, Gangs of New York, Vera Drake and Happy-Go-Lucky. Marsan, who grew up in London's East End and whose father was a lorry driver, told Radio Times magazine: "Those stories aren't written by Cockneys.

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  13. Horoscope: April 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Ginger in the 2013 film "Blue Jasmine." Her other film work includes roles in "Godzilla," "X (plus) Y" and "Happy-Go-Lucky." A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Hawkins has appeared on the stage in such British theater productions as "A ...

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  14. X + Y adds up to success for Paddington star Sally HawkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... edgy, it's entirely in keeping for an actress who is as grounded as they come. We first met for Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky, her breakthrough performance that won her Berlin Film Festival's Best Actress and a Golden Globe. I asked then if she ever ...

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  15. Still Life - PreviewRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 | IndieLondon

    ... from Uberto Pasolini, the Oscar-nominated producer of The Full Monty , starring Eddie Marsan ( Tyrannosaur, Happy-Go-Lucky ) and Joanne Froggatt ( Downton Abbey ). Meticulous and organised to the point of obsession, John May (Marsan) is a council ...

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  16. British actor proves himself perfectly suited for everyman rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... quite ring a bell. He pops up everywhere - whether it's playing miserable gits in Mike Leigh's movies ( Happy-Go-Lucky and Vera Drake ), or supporting roles in blockbusters (including Sherlock Holmes, War Horse and Gangs of New York ) or playing the ...

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  17. At The Movies: Occupational hazards in Suite FrancaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Hinckley Times

    ... from the Far East, Zhang Mei (Jo Yang). With Sally Hawkins playing Nathan's widowed mother, Julie, and her Happy-Go-Lucky co-star Eddie Marsan as team leader Richard, the cast make this feel like an ultra-modern Mike Leigh movie in which young ...

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  18. Movie review: Still LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Chameleon character actor Marsan has a long list of supporting-role credits in big films and small , which releases here next week. He came close to a lead role as the volcanically angry driving instructor in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky but here he is front and centre as South London borough council officer John May, whose job is to track down the relatives of lonely people who have died in his bailiwick.

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  19. Mr. Turner (2014) Timothy Spall. Dir. Mike LeighRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... performances from so many of them. Who can forget Imelda Staunton 's Vera Drake , Sally Hawkins in Happy-Go-Lucky or Lesley Manville in Another Year , just to name a few of the more recent ones. Leigh has shown a propensity for genius with actresses ...

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  20. Film series offers a real Turner of a flickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... J.M.W. Turner's life. Critically acclaimed filmmaker and Film Circuit favourite Mike Leigh ( Another Year, Happy-Go-Lucky ) makes a triumphant return to the screen with Mr. Turner, a masterful portrait of the renowned English painter J.M.W. Turner. ...

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