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  1. Kidman relishing villain's roleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Maldonandburnham Standard

    ... being dressed as a woman, in that case it should probably be an X rated film!" she joked. Whishaw replaced Colin Firth as the voice of Paddington after The King's Speech star quit, saying he was having trouble finding the voice of the ...

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    7 hrs ago | This Is Somerset

    ... film, which also features starring roles for Bonneville, Peter Capaldi and Nicole Kidman. Whishaw replaced Colin Firth as the voice of Paddington after The King's Speech star quit, saying he was having trouble finding the voice of the ...

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  3. Nasty surprise for a very polite bearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... it's going to damage any young children - or indeed any 75-year-olds." Producers brought in Whishaw to replace Colin Firth after The King's Speech star admitted he was having trouble finding Paddington's voice. Despite scenes of violence, The Hunger ...

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  4. Woody's back again with a story of medium mirth - and you can catch Turtles in Royston, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Crow

    It's hard to keep up with the prolific Woody Allen, and you never quite know what's coming next - light or dark, period or contemporary, sparkling or deeply dull? After the Oscar-tipped angst of Blue Jasmine, a modern day tale of tangled relationships set in metropolitan America, it's a change of gear for Magic In The Moonlight, a frothy period piece starring Colin Firth and Emma Stone. He's the famous magician dedicated to exposing fraudulent mediums - shades of Houdini - while she is the Ouija-board botherer who, try as he might, he can't unmask.

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  5. Donovan will help the King with his speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Buckingham Today

    ... best known for his roles on Hotel Babylon and Mr Selfridge, will take up the role of the king, a part which won Colin Firth an Oscar. The theatre has just announced its spring season, with other highlights including Tom Stoppard's modern masterpiece ...

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  6. Steve Carell to be honored at Santa Barbara International Film Festival, more movie newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Newsday

    ... singled out for the California festival's acting award. Past honorees include Cate Blanchett in "Blue Jasmine," Colin Firth in "A Single Man" and Charlize Theron in "Monster." THE DEAL DreamWorks Animation has pushed its supernatural action-comedy ...

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  7. Bonneville speaks out on Paddington PG ratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Salisbury Journal

    ... film, which also features starring roles for Mr Bonneville, Peter Capaldi and Nicole Kidman. Ben replaced Colin Firth as the voice of Paddington after The King's Speech star quit, saying he was having trouble finding the voice of the ...

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  8. Bonneville: I think Paddington Bear film rating is perfectly appropriateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Sunday Herald

    ... film, which also features starring roles for Mr Bonneville, Peter Capaldi and Nicole Kidman. Whishaw replaced Colin Firth as the voice of Paddington after The King's Speech star quit, saying he was having trouble finding the voice of the ...

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  9. Actor Hugh Bonneville attends the launch of the Paddington Trail in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Ludlow Advertiser

    ... film, which also features starring roles for Hugh Bonneville, Peter Capaldi and Nicole Kidman. Whishaw replaced Colin Firth as the voice of Paddington after The King's Speech star quit, saying he was having trouble finding the voice of the ...

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  10. Paddington Bear movie upsets books' author with 'sex and swearing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... book featured sex references, bad language and dangerous behaviour. Voiced by Ben Whishaw, who replaced Colin Firth, the film, which opens next week, sees the marmalade-loving Paddington dispatched from his native jungle, and smuggled on board a ...

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  11. 'Railway Man,' 'Gods of Wheat Street' Head Australia's Screen Producer AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Jonathan Teplitzky's Colin Firth- and Nicole Kidman-starring drama "The Railway Man" was named as feature film production of the year at the 14th annual Screen Producers Australia Awards. Other awards went to: Every Cloud Productions' "The Gods of Wheat Street," named as tele-movie or mini-series production of the year; Shine Australia's "MasterChef" which was lauded as reality television production of the year; and Essential Media and Entertainment's "Rake," which was named drama television production of the year.

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  12. Paddington BARE? New film adaptation of children's favourite...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... film, which also features starring roles for Hugh Bonneville, Peter Capaldi and Nicole Kidman. Whishaw replaced Colin Firth as the voice of Paddington after The King's Speech star quit, saying he was having trouble finding the voice of the ...

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  13. Is Ed Miliband Mr Bean? 27% of voters think Rowan Atkinson should...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Daily Mail

    Is Ed Miliband Mr Bean? 27% of voters think Rowan Atkinson should play the Labour leader, but David Cameron gets Hugh Grant But voters seem willing to give politicians the benefit of the doubt, casting some of Britain's most popular leading men to play our political leaders. In a new survey Hugh Grant is cast as David Cameron and Colin Firth is likened to Nick Clegg, although Ed Miliband is tipped to be played by Mr Bean star Rowan Atkinson.

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  14. Labour extends opinion poll leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Freepressseries.co.uk

    ... for Mr Cameron was Hugh Grant - who played a prime minister in Love Actually - with 18% of the vote, ahead of Colin Firth on 17%. Mr Bean star Rowan Atkinson was the choice of 27% of people to play the Labour leader and 21% of people to play Nigel ...

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  15. Leadership Doubts As Labour Extends Poll LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | LBC 97.3

    ... for Mr Cameron was Hugh Grant - who played a Prime Minister in Love Actually - with 18% of the vote. He pipped Colin Firth on 17%. Mr Bean star Rowan Atkinson was the choice of 27% of people to play Mr Miliband and 21% to act as Nigel Farage. The ...

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  16. My battle to rescue Tumbledown Barn: How Falklands hero overcame...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Daily Mail

    ... - and also saw him write a bestselling book that became the Bafta-winning TV movie Tumbledown, starring Colin Firth as Robert. In 2002, Robert and his wife, Marion, 55, embarked on a demanding new project - which proved very therapeutic for him: ...

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  17. Hawking portrayal shoots for the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A certain cynical wisdom has it that a portrayal of a real-life person with a disability is a sure path to an Academy Award nomination, if not an Oscar. A quick search through past best actor winners backs up the argument with precedents including Daniel Day-Lewis , Colin Firth , Jamie Foxx , and Geoffrey Rush .

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  18. Alternative arts events in metro Phoenix: NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | The Arizona Republic

    ... not? London in winter is gorgeous, and the intertwining love stories are endlessly charming. The cast includes Colin Firth, Liam Neeson, Hugh Grant, Emma Thompson (heartbreaking!), Keira Knightley, Laura Linney, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Bill Nighy, Martin ...

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  19. Fight to see films on Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Cornish Guardian

    ... well worth a visit. Next up is Woody Allen's Magic In The Moonlight on Monday, November 24, at 8pm, starring Colin Firth in a romantic comedy about an Englishman drafted in to unmask a possible swindle. Professional and personal complications then ...

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  20. 'Theory of Everything' - " Stephen Hawking Biopic - " Award Bound?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | News Max

    "The Theory of Everything," the biopic of Stephen Hawking with Eddie Redmayne portraying the British physicist stricken by ALS, could be in the running for some major awards in the spring, say critics. Portrayals of real-life charismatic male characters like by Matthew McConaughey in last year's "Dallas Buyers Club," Daniel Day-Lewis in "Lincoln," Colin Firth in "The King's Speech," and Sean Penn in "Milk" tend to be a favorite among Oscar voters, and Redmayne puts together a performance that would put him into that category, wrote Richard Corliss of Time magazine .

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