From Kenneth Branagh to David Suchet, Every Live-Action Hercule Poirot, Ranked

From Kenneth Branagh to David Suchet Every Live Action Hercule Poirot

Hercule Poirot, the eccentric Belgian private detective created by Agatha Christie, has been a favorite character of popular fiction for over a century now. He has been imagined and re-imagined in every artistic medium one can imagine, not to mention all the characters inspired by (or just plainly ripped off from) him. Even 102 years … Read more

BAFTA 2022 Film Awards: Sir Kenneth Branagh and wife Lindsay Brunnock look glamorous on red carpet

BAFTA 2022 Film Awards Sir Kenneth Branagh and wife Lindsay Brunnock

Sir Kenneth Branagh and his wife Lindsay Brunnock cut a glamorous pair as they posed arm-in-arm on the red carpet at this year’s BAFTA Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London on Sunday. Director Sir Kenneth, 61, whose movie Belfast won the Outstanding British Film gong and was nominated in the Best Film category, looked dapper … Read more

New Tigers Bay theatre project setting the stage for the next Kenneth Branagh

New Tigers Bay theatre project setting the stage for the. Credit Rob Youngson Focus Features

A new theatrical project is to be launched in the north Belfast community where record-breaking Oscar nominee Kenneth Branagh was born and spent his early years. he two-year residency, hosted by the theatre company Green Shoot Productions, is designed to give the Tigers Bay and Mountcollyer areas a platform. Green Shoot will produce two new … Read more

Spotlight On…Kenneth Branagh – Impact Magazine

Spotlight OnKenneth Branagh Impact Magazine

Orla Newstead With a career spanning more than 40 years, Kenneth Branagh has become a regular fixture on our film and television screens. This lengthy career has brought with it tremendous success: five Academy Award nominations, five BAFTA wins, a Golden Globe, and a knighthood, to name but a few of his many accolades. Branagh’s … Read more

Kenneth Branagh delivers a plodding Agatha Christie adaptation in Death on the Nile

Kenneth Branagh delivers a plodding Agatha Christie adaptation in Death

click to enlarge Branagh’s Poirot (far right) investigates an all-star cast. There’s no death on the Nile until more than halfway through Death on the Nile, Kenneth Branagh’s follow-up to his 2017 Agatha Christie mystery adaptation Murder on the Orient Express. Branagh returns as director and as Christie’s famous detective … Read more

De Orson Welles a Kenneth Branagh: el recorrido en pantalla de Hércules Poirot, el detective creado por Agatha Christie en 1920

De Orson Welles a Kenneth Branagh el recorrido en pantalla

Arrogante y vanidoso, meticuloso y obsesivo, detallista e hipermemorioso, capaz de observar el árbol sin perder de vista el bosque. Egocéntrico e irritante, bon vivant y autosuficiente, tiene una mente privilegiada, lo sabe, lo demuestra y lo hace valer. De una rectitud inquebrantable, sólo lo mueve la búsqueda de la Justicia. Para él, el raciocinio … Read more

Directors Guild Nominees Include Jane Campion, Steven Spielberg, Kenneth Branagh

Directors Guild Nominees Include Jane Campion Steven Spielberg Kenneth Branagh

Jane Campion, Kenneth Branagh, Denis Villeneuve, Steven Spielberg and Paul Thomas Anderson have been nominated as the best directors of 2021 by the Directors Guild of America, the DGA announced on Thursday. Finishing off a remarkable day in which the Producers Guild, Writers Guild and American Cinema Editors also announced their nominations, the Directors Guild … Read more

‘Belfast’ Writer-Director Kenneth Branagh On Revisiting Childhood Trauma And How “Humor Becomes Not Just Valuable, But A Necessity”

Belfast Writer Director Kenneth Branagh On Revisiting Childhood Trauma And How

In his deeply personal story Belfast, writer-director Kenneth Branagh a child’s view of conflict. When he was nine years old, the Troubles in Northern Ireland began and Branagh had to leave his hometown.Belfast follows Buddy, a fictionalized version of Branagh’s childhood self, played by Jude Hill, as he deals with the loss of the peaceful … Read more

Kenneth Branagh, Maggie Gyllenhaal take it personally in our roundtable

Kenneth Branagh Maggie Gyllenhaal take it personally in our roundtable

This time it really is personal. The six directors who took part in this season’s Envelope Oscar Roundtable forged deep connections to the stories they were telling, whether for reasons that were obvious or not so much. For Kenneth Branagh, the connection was the most direct, as “Belfast” is drawn from his own childhood, exploring … Read more

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