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Gary Oldman Joins 'Darkest Hour' Co-Stars at NYC Premiere

Gary Oldman suited up for the New York premiere of his new movie Darkest Hour!

The 59-year-old actor hit the red carpet for the big night at The Paris Theater on Wednesday (November 15) in New York City.

He was joined by his co-stars Kristin Scott Thomas, Ben Mendelsohn, director Joe Wright, and writer Anthony McCarten.

Gary brought along his wife Gisele Schmidt as his date.

In the film, Gary plays British Prime Minister Winston Churchill during the early days of World War II.

Watch the trailer here, and find out what Gary had to say about the challenges of playing Churchill.

Don’t miss Darkest Hour when it hits theaters on November 22!

Also pictured inside: Anthony, Ben, Kristin, and Joe stopping by NYC’s Build Studio on Tuesday.

20+ pictures inside of Gary Oldman and more at the premiere… More Here! »

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Donald Sutherland Accepts Lifetime Achievement Oscar at Governors Awards 2017

Donald Sutherland makes a speech on stage at the 2017 Governors Awards held at The Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland Center on Saturday (November 11) in Hollywood.

The 82-year-old actor was awarded a lifetime achievement Oscar at the academy’s annual award show. Congrats to the actor on the amazing honor!

Also in attendance at the event were Gary Oldman, Michael Shannon, Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Fishburne, Richard Gere, Bob Odenkirk, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Steven Spielberg, Ben Mendelsohn, Richard Jenkins, and Sam Elliott.

Check out the photos in the gallery…More Here! »

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Ben Mendelsohn in Talks to Play 'Captain Marvel' Villian!

Get ready to (possibly) see Ben Mendelsohn playing the bad guy!

The 48-year-old actor is in talks to play the villain in the upcoming film Captain Marvel, according to Variety.

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Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, the film’s directors, also directed Ben in 2015′s Mississippi Grind. Marvel had no comment on the reported casting.

The plot of the movie is still unknown at this time.

Brie Larson is set to star in the movie, which is expected to hit theaters on March 8, 2019.

Rooney Mara Hits New York for 'Una' VIP Screening - Watch Trailer!

Rooney Mara shows off her bare midriff as she hits the red carpet at the New York VIP screening of her latest film UNA held at the Landmark Sunshine Cinema on Wednesday (October 4) in New York City.

The 32-year-old actress was joined at the event by her co-star Ben Mendelsohn, as well as Laura Prepon and her fiance Ben Foster, Philip Ettinger, Michael Zegen, and Rebecca Dayan, who all stepped out to show their support.

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Adapted from the acclaimed David Harrower play Blackbird, Una is about an adult woman named Una (Rooney) who confronts the older man, Ray (Ben), who sexually abused her 15 years earlier. Riz Ahmed also stars – Watch the official trailer below!


‘Una’ Official Trailer

FYI: Rooney is wearing an Alexander McQueen dress.

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'Darkest Hour' Trailer Debuts, Watch Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill!

Watch Gary Oldman as Winston Churchill in the trailer for Darkest Hour!

The movie is a thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a nation. As the unstoppable Nazi forces roll across Western Europe and the threat of invasion is imminent, and with an unprepared public, a skeptical King, and his own party plotting against him, Churchill must withstand his darkest hour, rally a nation, and attempt to change the course of world history.

Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Stephen Dillane, Ronald Pickup, and Ben Mendelsohn star in the film, in theaters on November 22.

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VIDEO: 'Rogue One' Cast Reveals Favorite 'Star Wars' Characters & On-Screen Moments

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story totally ruled the Christmas box office, and now the cast of the hit film are sharing their all-time favorite Star Wars characters and scenes.

Digeo Luna, who plays Cassian Andor, has a deep-rooted love for a certain Jedi Knight turned Sith Lord.

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“I would say Darth Vader,” Diego reveals in the IMDB video. “He left a mark on me when I was young that I still have there. When I saw him on set for the first time here, I became a six-year-old. Like, paralyzed. I was just looking at him like [gasp].”

Watch the video below to find out what his co-stars Alan Tudyk, Ben Mendelsohn, Riz Ahmed, Mads Mikkelsen, and director Gareth Edwards answered (but be warned – it might make you want to fit in a Star Wars movie marathon before your holiday break is over)!


‘Rogue One’ Cast Reveal Favorite ‘Star Wars’ Characters and Moments

'Rogue One' Star Ben Mendelsohn's Wife Files For Divorce

Ben Mendelsohn‘s wife has decided to end their marriage.

The 47-year-old Rogue One: A Star Wars Story actor’s wife, British author Emma Nadine Forrest, just filed for divorce, according to TMZ.

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Emma has filed legal documents asking for spousal support and physical custody of their three-year-old daughter. She listed December 1 as their separation date and cited “irreconcilable differences.”

The couple got married back in June 2012.

In case you don’t know, Ben plays Orson Krennic in the latest Star Wars flick.

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