Timothy Spall

Ep 59 (Part 2) Timothy Spall & Stephen Cookson talk Acting, Harry Potter & Stanley A Man of Variety

Harry Potter

Ep 58 Timothy Spall & Stephen Cookson talk acting, directing & new film 'Stanley A Man of Variety'

Filmmaking

Stanley: A Man of Variety review – Timothy Spall communes with the comedy greats

In this macabre one-man drama, Spall is marvellous as a psychiatric patient who brings to life a string of showbiz icons<p>Timothy Spall turns in an accomplished performance in this macabre, airless and weirdly oppressive film; the movie equivalent of a one-man theatre show, the screenplay for which …

Victorian Era

Stanley, a Man of Variety review: Timothy Spall's one-man pet project is a very strange beast

<b>Dir: Stephen Cookson; Starring: Timothy Spall. 15 cert, 83 mins.</b><p>Like a hamster that won’t fetch the newspaper, Stanley, a Man of Variety is a pet project that has been raised as the wrong kind of pet.<p>Devised by Timothy Spall with the writer and director Stephen Cookson, it is a macabre black comedy …

Timothy Spall

Stanley a Man of Variety — Timothy Spall is a tour de force | Financial Times

Wasn’t it Sir Donald Wolfit, famed British histrio, who said of his stage career: “I used to be a tour de force. Now I am forced to tour”? Sir Don is …

Timothy Spall

Timothy Spall: ‘the brutal, sinister world of my comedy heroes’

There is an inescapable normality that pops up just as you are reaching for something profound Timothy Spall<p>Timothy Spall has often played characters that stick in the mind – from Barry in the BBC hit series <i>Auf Wiedersehen, Pet</i> to his award-winning performance as the great British painter in Mike …

Film (UK)

Timothy Spall almost starred in The Young Ones!

Timothy Spall came extremely close to starring alongside Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmondson and Nigel Planer in classic comedy The Young Ones.<p>The hugely …

Television (UK)

Timothy Spall, Keeley Hawes to star in 'Summer of Rockets' miniseries

Toby Stephens, Keeley Hawes, Linus Roache and Timothy Spall will star in "Summer of Rockets," a six-part BBC drama set in the 1950s.

Winston Churchill

Keeley Hawes and Timothy Spall lead star-studded cast of new BBC drama Summer of Rockets

The series is set in London during the Cold War<p>BBC Two has announced Toby Stephens, Keeley Hawes, Linus Roache and Timothy Spall will lead the …

Winston Churchill

Keeley Hawes and Toby Stephens to lead new BBC Cold War drama

Stephen Poliakoff's Summer of Rockets will also star Timothy Spall and Mark Bonnar<p>BBC2 has announced that Keeley Hawes, Toby Stephens and Timothy …

Celebrity (UK)

Toby Stephens, Timothy Spall Join BBC Cold War Drama ‘Summer of Rockets’

Toby Stephens, Keeley Hawes, Linus Roache and Timothy Spall will lead the cast of the BBC’s Cold War drama “Summer of Rockets.” Shooting is now …

Hollywood

Toby Stephens, Keeley Hawes, Linus Roache & Timothy Spall Lead BBC Two Cold War Drama ‘Summer Of Rockets’

<b>EXCLUSIVE</b>: Toby Stephens (<i>Black Sails</i>), Keeley Hawes (<i>Line of Duty</i>), Linus Roache (<i>Homeland</i>) and Timothy Spall (<i>Mr. Turner</i>) have been set to star in …

Cold War

Review: Finding Your Feet doesn’t do any such thing

• <i>Finding Your Feet</i><br>• Directed by Richard Loncraine<br>• Written by Meg Leonard and Nick Moorcroft<br>• Starring Timothy Spall and Imelda Staunton<br>• Classification PG; 109 minutes<p>rating<p>Oh dear. This is one of those British light entertainments that pop up every few years, jam-packed with thespians having a jolly time …

Timothy Spall

Early Man review: Glee runneth over as Aardman go back to the Bronze Age

A couple of ages later, the desert has become lush forest and the hairy gronks have tiger-pattern undies. Chief Bobnar (Timothy Spall) is content to …

Tom Hiddleston

Borg Vs. McEnroe Trailer: Shia LaBeouf Is a Tennis Legend

A new trailer for <b>Borg vs. McEnroe</b> has arrived online. Sports movies have long been a staple in Hollywood and often go on to become some of the best …

Tom Hanks

Won't You Be My Neighbor? Trailer Celebrates the Life of Mr. Rogers

Tim Burton’s ‘Dumbo’ Teaser Trailer Takes Disney to a Dark and Magical Place<p>Earlier this week <i>Disney</i> released its teaser trailer for <b>Tim Burton’s</b> …

John McEnroe

Sicario: Day of the Soldado Trailer #2 Ignites a New Cartel War

The second trailer for Sicario: Day of the <b>Soldado</b> sees Josh Brolin and Benicio Del Toro sparking a cartel war. In addition to the new trailer, we …

John McEnroe

Film News Roundup: John Cho’s Thriller ‘Searching’ Set for Crowded August Weekend

<i>In today’s film news roundup. John Cho’s “Searching” becomes the sixth film to open on Aug. 3, Sam Claflin’s crime thriller “The Corrupted” has</i> …

Celebrity News

Disenchanted release date, cast, plot and everything you need to know about Disney's Enchanted sequel

Disney flick <i>Enchanted</i> hit cinemas back in 2007 and wowed audiences across the world with its upbeat tunes and irony-laden (for adults anyway) plot …

Film (UK)

100 years after the Spring Offensive, war is still hell and Journey’s End is still good

This year marks the centennial of the Spring Offensive, Germany’s last-ditch effort to break through British lines on the Western Front toward the …

Paul Bettany

Happy Birthday Timothy Spall!!!

<b>Known amongst Potter fans as Peter Pettigrew or Wormtail, Timothy Spall is celebrating his birthday today.</b><p>Peter Pettigrew, also known as Wormtail. …

Harry Potter

Finding Your Feet review – a creaky second turn round the dancefloor

Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall and co excel in this comedy romance, but can’t quite make up for the film’s cynical heart<p>This film could not court the grey pound more aggressively if it handed out free Saga holidays with every ticket. And yet, cynical as it undoubtedly is, there is a certain creaky …

Film (UK)

Finding Your Feet's Imelda Staunton on why she's quitting theatre for film and TV

Though she has been married for more than 30 years to fellow actor Jim Carter (Carson the butler in <i>Downton Abbey</i>), Staunton says she had no …

Harry Potter

Timothy Spall, Vanessa Redgrave’s ‘Mrs Lowry & Son’ Wraps Filming, New Image Released (EXCLUSIVE)

“Mrs Lowry & Son,” which centers on the relationship between one of Britain’s leading artists and his mother, has wrapped filming after shooting on …

Filmmaking

10 Terrifying Moments from Kids’ Movies That Haunted Our Childhoods

When the trailer for <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> dropped a couple weeks ago, I watched it with a tinge of dread. See, Han Solo traumatized me as a child. …

Horror

Air date for ITV’s postponed drama Hatton Garden, starring Timothy Spall, revealed in court

ITV’s postponed Hatton Garden drama will be aired in May, it was revealed in court, following the death of one of the heist’s masterminds Terry …

Television (UK)

‘Finding Your Feet’ Trailer: Imelda Staunton and Timothy Spall Lead Rom-Com From ‘Wimbledon’ Director

Your favorite "Harry Potter" villains (and your mom's favorite actors) meet-cute in a community dance class.<p>Finally, a movie for the whole family. …

Romantic Comedy

First Image Of Timothy Spall In Mrs Lowry Son

<i>Photo: Joseph Scanlon</i><p>The cameras have just started rolling in Manchester on new drama <i>Mrs Lowry & Son</i>, which chronicles the fraught relationship …

Entertainment (UK)

This 7-bedroom Edwardian home for sale features in upcoming movie Finding Your Feet

The traditional Edwardian property, Bannits' House, located in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire, has made it big by starring in the anticipated movie …

Joanna Lumley

Palm Springs Film Festival Winners Include 'Finding Your Feet,' 'Skid Row Marathon'

Oscar contenders “Félicité,” “The Wound,” “A Fantastic Woman” and “The Insult” win jury prizes<p>“Finding Your Feet,” “Skid Row Marathon” and “Félicité” …

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