Topic: Eddie Redmayne

The Theory Of Everything Was Way Too Nice To Stephen Hawking

The Theory Of Everything Was Way Too Nice To Stephen Hawking

So The Theory of Everything comes out today, but before you run out and see it, I should let you know that it goes pretty easy on its subject, Stephen Hawking. (Maybe you’ve heard of him?) It does a great job of showcasing his intelligence and the incredible obstacles presented by his debilitating disease, but it relegates some of the most interesting aspects of his life into the shadows. Like the fact that he’s widely regarded to be kind of a jerk. More »

Eddie Redmayne Shows Michelle Williams the Calmer Side of Life in ‘My Week with Marilyn’

Eddie Redmayne Shows Michelle Williams the Calmer Side of Life in 'My Week with Marilyn'

The Weinstein Company just released the latest promotional shot from My Week with Marilyn, one of two Marilyn Monroe biopics, this one starring Michelle Willams. (We haven’t heard much about Naomi Watts‘ movie Blonde in the past few months.) It’s pretty bad Photoshopping, but it still gives us the gist of the plot: Set assistant Colin Clark (Eddie Redmayne) helps Marilyn escape from her hectic movie-star life for a few days, including the attentions of her new husband Arthur Miller (Dougray Scott) and her co-star Laurence Olivier (Kenneth Branagh). Check out the full synopsis after the jump. More »