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Full Trailer For The New Asterix And Obelix Movie

Finally, a long trailer for Asterix and Obelix: At Her Majesty's Service – or whatever it ends up being called in English. Expect the expected. The film will be out in France on October 17th. I guess I'll have to import a copy in the new year if I want to see it any time […]

First Poster For The New Asterix & Obelix Movie

I'm still not entirely clear what the next Asterix movie is going to be called in English speaking countries, but the French title is something like Asterix & Obelix: On Her Majesty's Service. James Bond without the secrecy but a bushy tache, a bigger belly and a cute dog in tartan. That tagline means "These […]



First Official Images From The New Asterix Movie Bring Out The Stars

They turned up online at Cinema Teaser.From left to right, here we have Guillame Gallienne, Valerie LeMercier, Edouard Baer and the returning Obelix, Gerard Depardieu I wish Baer was shorter.Fabrice Luchini is playing Caesar, and I'm sure you recognised Catherine Deneuve as Cordelia, Queen of England.There are no obvious plans for UK or US distribution[...]

Abel Ferrara To Write DSK Movie For Gerard Depardieu And Isabelle Adjani

Gerard Depardieu is named as the lead, and Isabelle Adjani will apparently play his wife.Strauss-Kahn's wife is Anne Sinclair, a French TV broadcaster and the heiress of a fortune, inherited from her art dealer Grand Father.  She is reputed to have been the driving force behind Strauss-Kahn's political ambitions and, asked about her husband's notorious[...]

Asterix In Action – Behind The Scenes Of The Gaul's New Live-Action Movie

The following video of b-roll BTS footage comes from the location of the next live-action Asterix picture, God Save Britannia.You're likely to best recognise Gerard Depardieu, who is playing Obelix, but amongst the other French stars in the clips are Edouard Baer as Asterix, and the rather pretty Charlotte Le Bon.Yeah, my French is awful[...]

Asterix Viral Video Sees Gerard Depardieu Make A Mess On A Plane. Again

In case you missed it, here's the backstory.Last month, a flight from Paris to Dublin was delayed after an alleged misdemeanour by the actor Gerard Depardieu According to eyewitnesses, the actor was drunkenly insisting he be allowed to go to the loo, but cabin crew demanded he stay seated and belted during take off[...]

First Footage From Farewell, My Queen

The names on his list work well as a survey of venerable European cinema actors: elder statesman Gerard Depardieu; in-demand young star in Lea Seydoux; yesteryear's rising star, Virginie Ledoyen; and Germany's Diane Kruger I can smell the Cesars from here.Kruger is playing Marie Antoinette, Ledoyen is playing her confidant the Duchesse de Polignac, and Lea[...]


Eva Green Out, Diane Kruger And Virginie Ledoyen In For Farewell My Queen

Just three names on the list so far, but they work well as survey of venerable French cinema actors: elder statesman Gerard Depardieu; in-demand young star in Lea Seydoux; and sometimes-I-forget-she’s-French crossover queen, Eva Green I can smell the Cesars from here.From what I’ve read of Thomas’ novel, it seems that Eva Green will be[...]

Lea Seydoux, Eva Green And Gerard Depardieu Cast In Bastille Movie

Just three names on the list so far, but they work well as survey of venerable French cinema actors: elder statesman Gerard Depardieu; in-demand young star in Lea Seydoux; and sometimes-I-forget-she's-French crossover queen, Eva Green I can smell the Cesars from here.From what I've read of Thomas' novel, it seems that Eva Green will be[...]