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Role Call: The Absolem Truth


Welcome to this week's Role Call! There are A LOT of new projects in the works for our favorite "Harry Potter" alum, including those of David Tennant, David Thewlis, and David Heyman (Wow! That's a lot of Davids!), and of course, we prepare for Alan Rickman's last film: "Alice Through the Looking Glass". Check out what is in the works below! Read More »

Jessie Cave’s “The Tale of Tales” a must-see at upcoming Cannes Film Festival


Star-studded film featuring Jessie Cave is a "must-see" at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Find out what the critics are saying here! Read More »

UPDATED: Timothy Spall receives Best Actor award from New York Film Critics Circle

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The New York Film Critics Circle announced its winners for this year - read on to see which former "Potter" stars were among them! Read More »

Timothy Spall’s wife talks about Cannes win

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Earlier this year, Timothy Spall (Wormtail) was awarded Best Actor at the Cannes Festival for his lead role in the film "Mr. Turner". Yet, as his wife, Shane Spall, recalls, they did not make immediate plans to arrive at Cannes because they did not want to tempt fate. The last time that Timothy had been nominated, and won, he had been diagnosed with leukemia and therefore unable to attend the ceremony. Shane tells this year's story in a moving piece. Read More »

Timothy Spall spent four years learning to paint for his role in “Mr. Turner”

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Did you hate the traitorous Wormtail in the "Potter" movies? Then thank Timothy Spall for his amazing performance. Now, the actor is talking about how he got into character for the role that won him the Best Actor gong at this year's Cannes Film Festival! Check it out here! Read More »

Timothy Spall named Best Actor at Cannes

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Timothy Spall (Wormtail) was surprised this week when he was named Best Actor at the Cannes Film Festival. Although Spall has previously been nominated for BAFTAS, he has always missed out. Congratulations! Read More »

UPDATED: Robert Pattinson’s “The Rover” and “Maps to the Stars” both debut at Cannes Film Festival to positive reviews


Robert Pattinson's newest films, "The Rover" and "Maps to the Stars", just debuted at Cannes, and both movies are receiving critical praise. Read what the critics have to say about the films (and Rob's performances) and check out pictures of Rob at the festival right here! Read More »

First trailer and clips revealed for Timothy Spall’s “Mr. Turner”

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The first trailer and two clips have been revealed for Timothy Spall's (Wormtail) upcoming film, "Mr. Turner". Read More »