JIM Sturgess shot to fame back in 2008 when he landed the lead role of Ben in 21 back, since then his stock has certainly risen in the acting world.His latest project puts him in a starring role for Hard Sun. Here is what you need to know about the actor...Born in Wandsworth, London in 1978, Jim Sturgess first launched himself into the limelight in 2008.Landing a support role in the runaway success, The Other Boleyn Girl, as George Boleyn, a lead outing in 21 opposite Kevin Spacey cemented his status as a rising British star.His journey into the arts began at school. He moved to Manchester to study at Salford University, aiming to pursue a career in music.However, ti was there that he re-discovered a love for acting, and he was soon snapped up by an agent.His first break came in 2007 when he was cast in Across The Universe, following a number of small parts in a number of TV and film projects.As well as acting Jim also sings and composes music.Following his breakout in Across The … [Read more...] about Who is Jim Sturgess, what are the Hard Sun actor’s films, when did he split from Bae Doona and is he a musician?
FANS of Luther, top class acting and science fiction are getting a triple treat in BBC drama Hard Sun.But where was this new gritty show filmed? Here's what we know...Parys Mountain, AngleseyParys Mountain is located south of the town of Amlwch in north east Anglesey, Wales.<It is the site of a former large copper mine.The cast were spotted filming there earlier last year.Shepherd's Bush, West LondonLead character Agyness Deyn, who plays DI Elaine Renko, was spotted in April shooting scenes in Shepherd's Bush.The former model looked a far cry from her catwalk days dressed in jogging bottoms and tracksuit top.The location was a perfect setting for the gritty drama.The South BankThe show also uses The South Bank in London as one of it's locations.Fellow lead Jim Sturgess, who plays DCI Charlie Hicks, is seen in the trailer running along the path by the Thames.Blythe House in West Kensington, LondonBlythe House was also used as a filming location.Originally built as the … [Read more...] about Where is Hard Sun filmed? London and Anglesea filming locations for BBC One drama
SUSAN Sarandon has become one of the most established names in Hollywood.Here's everything you need to know about her and her legendary career...Susan Sarandon - born Susan Abigail Tomalin - is a Hollywood actress whose career has spanned fifty years.Born on October 4, 1946, she is 71 years old.Raised Roman Catholic, Susan is the eldest of nine children - with four brothers and four sisters.Alongside her work in film, Susan is an outspoken political activist, notably supporting Jill Stein in the 2016 US election.She is also a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF, and animal rights activist and a leading voice in the fight to end the death penalty in the US.As part of this, she was a notable fierce defender of Richard Glossip, a man who is currently incarcerated for a murder conviction.Susan has had several iconic roles throughout her career.This includes the role of Janet in cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Louise in Thelma and Louise, and Sister Helen Prejean in Dead Man … [Read more...] about How old is Susan Sarandon, what are the Feud: Bette and Joan star’s hit films, who are her ex-partners and does she have any children?
FEUD: Bette and Joan is kicking off on BBC Two and is about the relationship between Joan Crawford and Bette Davis.But where was this Hollywood drama filmed? We take a look here...Here are the Los Angeles locations where the show was based and filmed:Joan Crawford mansionMany scenes take part in Joan's LA mansion. This was re-created for the show.Jack Warner mansionIn real life, studio mogul Jack Warner lived in an extravagant neo-Classical mansion in Beverly Hills.The Feud production found a good stand-in for the Warner estate in Hancock Park’s Ralph J. Chandler House.Perino'sDesigned by architect Paul R. Williams, Beverly Hills’ Perino’s was the place to see and be seen among Hollywood’s elite but was demolished in 2005.Bette Davis had a reserved booth and Frank Sinatra sometimes played the piano.Feud’s production team constructed a very convincing replica for the show.Wilshire Ebell (The Ebell of Los Angeles)A variety of scenes were filmed at … [Read more...] about Where is Feud: Bette and Joan filmed? Los Angeles filming locations unveiled including the Ebell of LA
JESSICA Lange has had a rollercoaster career in film, TV and on stage.Here's everything you need to know about her and her illustrious career in the spotlight...Jessica Lange was born in Minnesota, US but was frequently moved around the country.She is one of four children, with two older sisters, and a younger brother.Born on April 20, 1949, the star is currently 68 years old.Starting her career as a model, she was eventually discovered by a talent agent and persuaded to become an actress.As well as acting, Jessica is a keen photographer, and has published several books on her work.At University, she received a scholarship on art and photography, and that was where she met her husband.In recent years, Jessica would be most known for her leading roles in anthology series, American Horror Story.Appearing in four of the six series of the show so far, Jessica has played a series of conniving women including a bent nun, the owner of a travelling freak show and the leader of a witch … [Read more...] about How old is Jessica Lange, what is the Feud: Bette and Joan star’s net worth and what films has she won awards for?