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Thompson: Comedy is orgasmic

Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson believes comedy is “orgasmic” in nature.Long before winning an Academy Award, Emma was a member of the Cambridge Footlights sketch comedy group alongside the likes of Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie and Sandi Toksvig.The 55-year-old star, no... Read More »

Chiwetel’s ‘traumatic family journey’

Chiwetel Ejiofor

Chiwetel Ejiofor saw his relatives in the “traumatic” content of his new film.The 36-year-old actor stars in forthcoming romantic drama Half of a Yellow Sun, which is based on a prize-winning novel written by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi... Read More »

Cate Blanchett almost retired

Cate Blanchett

Cate Blanchett considered retiring from acting before her Blue Jasmine role.The actress' part in Woody Allen's latest movie has been well received by critics, with Cate already taking home the best actress Golden Globe and BAFTA. She is also in the run... Read More »