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  1. Wallander theme performer Emily in LelantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Cornish Guardian

    EMILY BARKER, the award-winning songwriter and performer of the theme to BBC TV's Wallander starring Kenneth Branagh, returns to The Watermill, Lelant, on Friday, March 20. She will be performing with Gill Sandell, a member of her Red Clay Halo band. The gig starts at 9pm and entry is free.


  2. Kenneth Branagh's 'Cinderella' with Lily James is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 |

    CLEVELAND, Ohio - Kenneth Branagh hasn't turned "Cinderella" into Shakespeare. But the lauded English director has done something pretty magical for the 13th cinematic adaptation of the fairy tale that can be traced back to 1600s France.


  3. People's edition of Hamlet makes literature understandable to the massesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 |

    ... times on stages across the world, adapted for film and television (with stars as diverse as Mel Gibson and Kenneth Branagh taking the title role), and inspired numerous other projects, including the Disney smash-hit, The Lion King . However, as ...


  4. Noma Dumezweni, John Light & More to Star in Carmen Disruption at the Almeida TheatreRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 |

    ... West , who recently performed opposite Maxine Peake in Hamlet at the Royal Exchange and will soon appear in Kenneth Branagh 's film remake of Cinderella, Jamie Cameron who is currently starring in Once the Musical in the West End, and Harry Napier ...


  5. Wicked fun for Cate Blanchett in "Cinderella"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Reuters

    Cate Blanchett explains how she enjoys playing the villain at the premiere of ''Cinderella'' in Los Angeles. Francis Maguire reports.


  6. Photo Flash: Cate Blanchet & More Attend World Premiere of Disney's CINDERELLARead the original story

    Mar 2, 2015 |

    The stars of Disney's CINDERELLA stopped traffic at the World Premiere of Kenneth Branagh's breathtaking live-action feature at the legendary El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Blvd, dazzling theater-goers and fans alike as they continued their tour around the world. CINDERELLA opens in theaters March 13, 2015.


  7. 'Cinderella' Director Kenneth Branagh on Casting His...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    When Kenneth Branagh agreed to direct Disney's Cinderella , he knew everything rested on the casting, and said he put his eventual choice, Lily James, through as many as nine different auditions. "You don't know that you're going to make the movie until you make that piece of casting," he said Feb. 25, speaking to students at the Loyola Marymount University School of Film & Television.


  8. Kenneth Branagh said it was always exciting to show his films in BelfastRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Kenneth Branagh will bring his movie adaptation of Disney's Cinderella to Belfast for a charity premiere next month, it has been revealed.


  9. Change your clothes, change your fate: After the Ball's Cinderella takeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Disney's upcoming live-action Cinderella, directed by Kenneth Branagh, has a co-promotion with J.C. Penney, who borrows the fairy tale lingo for its commercials. Disney's upcoming live-action Cinderella, directed by Kenneth Branagh, has a co-promotion with J.C. Penney, who borrows the fairy tale lingo for its commercials.


  10. Lily James read up on Mahatma Gandhi for 'Cinderella' roleRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 |

    ... and giving each character their own specific back stories. "I liked the fact that Ken Branagh (director Kenneth Branagh) wanted to keep it light and magical, much like a fairytale," she added. However, she admits "it was a little terrifying" to play ...


  11. Henry VRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    ... early 15th century, and England and France, as was their wont, are on the brink of war. The young Henry V (Kenneth Branagh, Dead Again seeks to assert his claim to the French throne, his desire made into determination upon receipt of France's ...


  12. Mel Gibson directs and stars in 'Braveheart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... war paint and a lot of yelling. Gibson stages at least two giant battlefield clashes, and although he's no Kenneth Branagh ("Henry V"), the main reason "Braveheart" succeeds is that Gibson's character does everything for love. The movie is at heart ...


  13. Disney's Cinderella 2015 - Fun Facts & TriviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 |

    ... their death in boots lined by hot coals, were all included in older versions of the classic story. Director Kenneth Branagh and Helena Bonham Carter have a history. Kenneth Branagh and Helena Bonham Carter seem to have a stable working relationship, ...


  14. Oscar Winner in Talks to Star as Mrs. Potts in Disney's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Playbill

    ... eveloping a live-action version of "The Jungle Book," directed by Jon Favreau, and "Cinderella," directed by Kenneth Branagh (and set to release in March).


  15. But, Soft! Cinderella's Lily James & Richard Madden to Headline Romeo and Juliet in the West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Broadway

    It would seem that Downton Abbey 's Lily James really has found her prince in Game of Thrones ' Richard Madden! The pair, who will soon be seen in the Kenneth Branagh-helmed live-action version of Cinderella , will headline Romeo and Juliet for the director in London's West End. According to the Daily Mail , the production of Shakespeare's classic will begin performances at the Garrick Theatre in October.


  16. a Downton Abbey's' Lily James reveals her real-life Cinderella storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | New York Post

    ... after a battle with cancer. (James, who was born Lily Thomson, took her stage name in his honor.) Director Kenneth Branagh looked to French writer Charles Perrault's darker 17th century version of the fairy tale as inspiration for the film, which ...


  17. New Cinderella TV spot adds new layer of intrigue to the classic taleRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Disney Blog

    Is there more to the "Cinderella" story than you thought? A new TV spot called "Conspiracy" adds a layer of intrigue to the classic tale: In the meantime Director Kenneth Branagh was recently interviewed about how he's bringing some of his Shakespearean drama to the classic tale. Also, that the story is about a man rescuing a woman, that Ella has equality in the relationship.


  18. Review: "Cinderella" arrives at Buell with lovely music, lively lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... New York stage . Next month, Disney gives its 1950 animated hit the live-action film once-over , directed by Kenneth Branagh. (Regardless of that rather fine pedigree, the film looks like a throwback.) This rebooted - reslippered? - version boasts ...


  19. Berlin: Kenneth Branagh Says 'Cinderella' is 'Not About a Man Rescuing a Woman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    Cinderella 's rags-to-riches fairy tale is not the sort of project many might expect to be helmed by someone with the more Shakespearean skill set of Kenneth Branagh , recently seen flitting between Norse gods , Chris Pine -fronted Tom Clancy actioners and Swedish TV dramas . But 64 years after Walt Disney's animated version of the tale won the Berlinale's very first audience award in 1951, Branagh, 54, is about to unveil the world premiere of his live-action retelling, with Downton Abbey 's Lily James in the title role and Cate Blanchett doing her best wicked stepmother.


  20. 3 ImagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Bryan County News

    Kenneth Branagh directed and stars in "Henry V," a thrilling adaptation of Shakespeare's play. The 1989 film has just received a Blu-ray upgrade and is available now.