Film industry

From Game of Thrones to The Crown: the status of women who turns actors into starrings

The long read: Nina Golds role is invisible, and yet her taste has shaped much of what we watch on cinema and TV. By Sophie Elmhirst Earlier this year, the casting director Nina Gold sat at the back of the stalls of the Criterion theatre in the West Objective and watched a group of students …

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Hollywood therapists on call ’24-7′ amid reckoning over sexual misconduct

While some in industry feel empowered by shifting attitudes, others grapple with painful memories or face guilt over having kept quiet about what they knew Film industry The Observer Hollywood therapists on call ’24-7′ amid reckoning over sexual misconduct While some in industry feel empowered by shifting attitudes, others grapple with painful memories or face …

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Olivia Hussey, superstar of Zeffirelli’s Romeo and Juliet: ‘I was wild’

Melding Shakespeare with the spirit of rebellion, Hussey became the worlds most famous teen. Then she went to live at Hollywoods most notorious address At their first press conference in 1967, Romeo and Juliet clutched each other’s hands.” For security ,” star Olivia Hussey insisted to the Guardian. The newspaper noted that director Franco Zeffirelli‘s …

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From Game of Thrones to The Crown: the woman who turns performers into stars

The long read: Nina Golds role is invisible, and yet her savor has shaped much of what we watch on movie and TV. By Sophie Elmhirst Earlier this year, the casting director Nina Gold sat at the back of the stallings of the Criterion theatre in the West End and watched a group of students …

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Christian Bale: ‘I was asked to do a romantic slapstick. I thought they’d lost their minds’

The actor, famous for playing dwell, injury humen, is back playing, well, a dwell, damaged human in the gritty western Hostiles. He talks about why the film industry has to change, balding up to play Dick Cheney and why he will never, ever, do a romcom The interview’s first surprise is that a chubby, grungy …

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