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As his darkly comic sitcom ‘Back’ lands on Sundance Now, the Emmy-winning ‘Veep’ writer talks about reuniting with David Mitchell and Robert Webb, bad U.S. remakes and, of course, Donald Trump. Thanks to Veep, its even-swearier Brit predecessor The Thick of It and the foul-mouthed feature-length spin-off In The Loop, Simon Blackwell’s comedic pen has
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The critically acclaimed sequel took home $10.9 million in its first weekend, a 59 percent higher gross than its record-breaking predecessor amassed over the same period. StudioCanal’s cuddly, marmalade-loving Peruvian bear has underlined his box-office power.  Paddington 2 landed in U.K. cinemas over the weekend with a haul of £8.3 million ($10.9 million), making it the
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The series will follow the current English Premier League leaders through the ongoing 2017-2018 season. Amazon has tapped one of the world’s biggest soccer clubs for a new documentary series.  Announced Thursday, the Amazon Prime original show will follow Manchester City – currently riding high at the top of England’s Premier League – through the
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The indie hit scooped up 15 nominations at the BIFAs as first-time filmmakers dominated the proceedings. Indie period hit Lady Macbeth is leading the list of nominations for this year’s British Independent Film Awards, unveiled Wednesday by Maisie Williams and Hayley Squires. Debut features dominated the list, with the first-time writers, producers and directors of
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The ceremony also saw Paul Greengrass honored with the BFI Fellowship. Loveless, Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev’s poetry tragedy that first bowed in Cannes, has won the best film award in the BFI London Film Festival’s official competition. The announcement was made Saturday night during a special ceremony at the U.K.’s capital Banqueting House, three years
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