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Julie Andrews, Gemma Arterton, Matthew Goode and Gabriel Byrne will star in director Neil LaBute’s adaptation of Agatha Christie’s “Crooked House,” reports Variety . Julian Fellowes and Tim Rose will write the script for the film based on the novel, which is described as follows:

In the sprawling, half-timbered mansion in the affluent suburb of Swinly Dean, Aristide Leonides lies dead from barbiturate poisoning. An accident? Not likely. In… Continue reading Andrew, Arterton, Goode and Byrne to Star in Crooked House

Blood-sucking role for Arterton

Tamara Drewe star Gemma Arterton has a new role to get her teeth into – playing a vampire in a film by Oscar-winning director Neil Jordan.. The … Continue reading Blood-sucking role for Arterton

Jordan recruits Arterton for vampire role

Gemma Arterton has a new role to get her teeth into – playing a vampire in a film by Oscar-winning director Neil Jordan.. The former Bond girl is … Continue reading Jordan recruits Arterton for vampire role

British actor Gemma Arterton has admitted that she had a tough upbringing but had to learn to be “posh” while studying acting at London’s prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA). “I was quite rough when I was younger. I had an attitude,” news.com.au quoted her as saying. “And at RADA they just said, ‘It [...] Continue reading Gemma Arterton says she used to be ‘rough’

Gemma Arterton has raised her voice against the pressure on actors to be stick-thin. While the actress has had pulsating effect on many males, nonetheless she resents the pressure on actors to be wafer thin. “I don’t know why there should be pressure for actors because they should be able to play every type of [...] Continue reading Gemma Arterton rubbishes culture of pencil thin actors in films