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Ralph Fiennes drawn to Nelly Ternan

Ralph Fiennes drawn to Nelly Ternan

Jan 28 2014, 4:12am CST | by

Ralph Fiennes was drawn to 'The Invisible Woman' because Nelly Ternan was ''wrestling'' with her ''love affair''. The 51-year-old star both directs and stars in the forthcoming film, where he...

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Ralph Fiennes drawn to Nelly Ternan

Jan 28 2014, 4:12am CST | by

Ralph Fiennes was drawn to 'The Invisible Woman' because Nelly Ternan was ''wrestling'' with her ''love affair''.

The 51-year-old star both directs and stars in the forthcoming film, where he portrays famous Victorian author Charles Dickens but when he first read the script he was captured by the plight of his mistress.

Speaking at 'The Invisible Woman' UK premiere at London's Kensington Odeon cinema on Monday evening (01.27.14), he told BANG Showbiz: ''Because I play Dickens people think I was drawn to Dickens, which I was. But initially when I first read it, it was really Nelly.

''It was about the fact that here is a woman in her later life who is wrestling with a super love affair that's happened in her past that she has not had any closure with.''

Fiennes thinks many people will be able to relate to Nelly since everyone has dealt with a relationship which has affected them emotionally.

He explained: ''I think that everyone will have to deal in their lives with an intimate relationship, whether a parent, a sibling or love which has affected them and changed them. How you reconcile yourself to that, how you deal with it, how you live with it - carry it with love or sadness or despair.''

Felicity Jones was cast as Nelly and to do her character justice she thoroughly researched her role, visiting her childhood home and an exhibition on Dickens.

The brunette beauty explained: ''I actually went to visit the house where Nelly grew up - she grew up in North London in a cottage in Islington with her mother and sisters and so I got the opportunity to go in and see where she would have slept. It's things like that, I mean you use your instinct partly but at the same time going to the house.

''There was an amazing exhibition on at the same time at the London Museum. It was just phenomenal, which was all about Dickens. So I just try and absorb as much as possible and try and get in the head of that person.''

They were joined on the red carpet by Kristin Scott Thomas and Tom Burke.

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5 days ago

BOND 24 News: Lea Seydoux Set to Play Femme Fatale; Dave Bautista Rumored for “Villain in the Mold of Jaws and Oddjob”

Oct 13 2014 10:11am CDT | Source: Collider

With James Bond 24's December start date fast approaching, some casting news is finally beginning to surface.  First up, Daily Mail reports that Lea Seydoux (Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol) has signed on to play the "femme fatale" and "will meet fellow cast members, led by Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw and Naomie Harris, for a script rehearsal in late November, ...
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6 days ago

James Bond 24: Dave Bautista is a Bond Villain!

Oct 13 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Dave Bautista is loving life right now as the Guardians of the Galaxy star has gone from superhero to super-villain in the span of several months. We have news that Bautista has signed on to be the next (great) Bond villain in Bond 24, set to face off against Daniel Craig’s 007 when the film lands November 6, 2015. When we spoke to the actor for our Dave Bautista exclusive interview for Guardians of the Galaxy, he was so thank ...
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6 days ago

Is Dave Bautista On For Bond 24?

Oct 13 2014 4:49am CDT | Source: Empire Online

He's rumoured for henchman HinxAs with the Lea Seydoux reports from Friday, today's Bond 24 news remains unconfirmed by any official word from EON. But reports are coming in that Dave Bautista has also scored a role in the as-yet untitled Bond 24. If Latino Review's secret sources are accurate, we can expect to see the former wrestler as a henchman called Hinx.As per the casting call, Sam Mendes and his team were looking for someone "ideally over 6 ...
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6 days ago

Dave Bautista For Bond 24?

Oct 13 2014 3:32am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Rumoured for henchman HinxAs with the Lea Seydoux "reveal" from Friday, this remains unconfirmed until official word from EON. But reports are coming in that Dave Bautista has also scored a role in the as-yet untitled Bond 24. If Latino Review's secret sources are accurate, we can expect to see the former wrestler as a henchman called Hinx.As per the casting call, Sam Mendes and his team were looking for so ...
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1 week ago

'Blue is the Warmest Colour' Star Is Your Newest Bond Girl

Oct 10 2014 4:02pm CDT | Source: movies.com

  James Bond keeps getting older, but the Bond girls keep getting younger. Blue Is the Warmest Colour star Léa Seydoux, who we’ve seen in American hits such as Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol, The Grand Budapest Hotel, and Midnight in Paris, has been cast in the role of a femme fatale in the still unnamed Bond 24 movie.    The upcoming 007 film starts shooting in six weeks. Seydoux will be working with director Sam Mendes, who returns after Skyfall, and the film’s producers Barbara B ...
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1 week ago

Lea Seydoux Linked To Bond 24

Oct 10 2014 10:32am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Cherchez la femme fatale?Though no official confirmation has arrived from Team EON yet – they tend to wait until just before filming kicks off for such things – Baz Bamigboye is reporting that Lea Seydoux has been cast in the new Bond film in a role described as a “femme fatale”.Bamigboye (who has a solid track record with such reports) says that she’s signed on to the cast, which already includes returning core ...
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1 week ago

Léa Seydoux Tipped as Femme Fatale in ‘Bond 24′

Oct 10 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: slash film

Let’s say it: Bond is the Warmest Color. OK, that’s out of the way. Bond 24 is set to shoot in just over a month under the direction of Sam Mendes, and now we may have the first official new cast member. Léa Seydoux, of Blue is the Warmest Color and Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (above), will reportedly have a prominent role in the film.  Baz Bamigboye at The Daily Mail reports vague details of Lea Seydoux in Bond 24, saying she has signed on for the film’s femme fatale role — ...
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1 week ago

Lea Seydoux To Join "Bond 24" Cast?

Oct 10 2014 3:19am CDT | Source: dark horizons

French actress Lea Seydoux has reportedly joined the cast of the upcoming twenty-fourth James Bond film reports The Daily Mail. The paper says the "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol," "Inglourious Basterds" and "Blue is the Warmest Color" actress has signed on to play a femme fatale in the new Daniel Craig-led film which begins shooting in six weeks. The cast is expected to be in place for a script rehearsal scheduled for ...
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4 weeks ago

‘Interstellar’ Cinematographer Hoyte van Hoytema Will Shoot ‘Bond 24′

Sep 17 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: slash film

Normally we’d have a large measure of sympathy for anyone who had to take over a job following Roger Deakins. And since Deakins isn’t shooting the new Bond film, someone has to step into his shoes. But the person to take over the job shooting Bond 24 is Hoyte van Hoytema, who did such a tremendous job with Her, and then shot Interstellar for Christopher Nolan. So things are probably going to work out just fine. There’s another good detail in the Hoyte Van H ...
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4 weeks ago

‘Bond 24′ Will Shoot in December

Sep 15 2014 3:30pm CDT | Source: Slash Film

Sony could’ve followed up the massive success of Skyfall with a quickie sequel. Instead, they’ve taken their time getting the right cast, crew, and story together. (Including Skyfall director Sam Mendes.) Now, two years after Skyfall first landed in theaters, they’ve finally set a date to start shooting Bond 24. According to a new report making the rounds, the new adventure will enter production in December for release next ...
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