Claire Foy

The tragic life of Louis Wain: Victorian painter who popularized cats

Louis Wain, who popularized cats in his paintings and inspired the film “The Electric Life of Louis Wain” with Benedict Cumberbatch, lived a tragic life, dying penniless in a psychiatric hospital.

Facebook Warns Production Company Behind TV Adaptation of ‘An Ugly Truth’ With Firm Legal Letter

A buzzy TV series based on the book “An Ugly Truth: Inside Facebook’s Battle for Domination” is currently in the works — but the social media giant is…

‘The Crown’ Star Claire Foy in Amazon, BBC’s ‘A Very British Scandal’ – First Look Photos Revealed

BBC One and Amazon Studios have revealed several first look images from upcoming series “A Very British Scandal,” featuring Claire Foy, two-time Emmy winner for Netflix’s “The Crown.”…

‘The Crown’ and ‘Ted Lasso’s’ Big Emmy Wins Solidify TV’s New British — and Streaming — Invasions

Television’s British invasion was on full display Sunday night at the 73rd Emmys. Netflix’s “The Crown” and Apple TV Plus’ “Ted Lasso” — series both set in the…

Olivia Colman Wins First Emmy for Lead Actress in Drama With ‘The Crown:’ ‘I Loved Every Second of It’

After four nominations, Olivia Colman has received her first Emmy, winning for lead actress in a drama for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth in Season 4 of “The…

Claire Foy Wins Guest Drama Actress Emmy for ‘The Crown’

Claire Foy has once again been crowned queen at the Emmys, but this time in the guest drama actress category. She took home the that trophy at the…

‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’ teaches us why we don’t hate cats

Artist Louis Wain is played by Benedict Cumberbatch in the whimsical, wonderful dramedy “The Electrical Life of Louis Wain,” which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Peacock, Roku to Premiere ‘My Son’ Starring James McAvoy, Claire Foy (EXCLUSIVE)

STXfilms has closed a deal to premiere its upcoming movie “My Son,” a thriller starring James McAvoy and Claire Foy, on both Peacock and The Roku Channel. As…

Variety Studio Presented by Canada Goose Returns In-Person to Toronto International Film Festival

Variety is returning to the Toronto International Film Festival with its annual talent interview studio. This year’s studio, presented by Canada Goose, will run Friday, Sept. 10 through Sunday Sept. 12 with…

‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’ Review: Benedict Cumberbatch Is the Cat’s Whiskers

Louis Wain painted cats, hundreds if not thousands of cats. He painted the critters with big googly eyes, gathered round the dinner table, serving tea or slurping at…

‘Encounter’ With Riz Ahmed Kicks Off the Telluride Film Festival For Another Best Actor Bid

Telluride is off and running, and it’s not business as usual. The first day began with the annual patron brunch, where press, talent and other festival-goers mingle in…

Benedict Cumberbatch-Claire Foy Starrer ‘The Electrical Life of Louis Wain’: First Clip of Studiocanal, Amazon Studios Drama (EXCLUSIVE)

Studiocanal and Amazon Studios have unveiled the first clip and still of “The Electrical Life of Louis Wain,” Will Sharpe’s anticipated film about the eccentric British artist played…