Posts tagged "Romeo + Juliet"

Julian Fellowes And I Decided Not To Discuss Season Four Of ‘Downton Abbey’ Last Night

Last night, Taylor Swift showed up at the premiere of Romeo & Juliet, but I could not have cared less.  I had the attention of Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes (known also as Baron Fellowes of West Stafford and a member of the House of Lords) who wrote the latest version of Shakespeare’s tragedy.

Needless to…

Kelly Lynch / September 25, 2013

Of Course Taylor Swift Would Show Up To The Premiere Of ‘Romeo & Juliet’

Last night, I popped over to Arclight Hollywood for the premiere of Romeo & Juliet, masterfully retold by Julian Fellowes.

Prabal Gurung-clad Hailee Steinfeld (who plays Juliet), Douglas Booth (Romeo), Ed Westwick (Tybalt) the adorable Kodi Smit-McPhee (Benvolio) were present and accounted for.

Kelly Lynch / September 25, 2013

Hey! Here’s Another ‘Romeo & Juliet’ Movie!

Since it’s been a full 17 years since someone made a Romeo & Juliet movie, Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes took it upon himself to once again adapt William Shakespeare’s most under-appreciated work. It stars Hailee Steinfeld, Douglas Booth, Damian Lewis, Paul Giamatti, Chuck Bass Ed Westwick and Stellan Skarsgard. Unlike Baz Luhrmann’s Romeo + Juliet, this film…

Robert Kessler / July 26, 2013

Who’s Your Favorite Knight In Shining Armor?

On Friday, Jack the Giant Killer stomps its way into theaters, bringing with it not only some statuesque monsters with a penchant for alliteration, but two great-looking leading men – Ewan McGregor and Nicholas Hoult – who do battle dressed like the sexiest Tin Men you’ve ever seen.

All of which reminded us:…

Todd Gilchrist / February 28, 2013