British actor Ricky Whittle thought he had a handle on fandom after his turn in the teen SF drama, The 100, but stepping into the role of Shadow Moon in American Gods introduced him to a whole new world in more ways than one.
In the new urban fantasy series, American Gods, Emily Browning plays Laura, wife to our protagonist, Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle). The only thing is, she's killed in the first episode. That doesn't stop her from being a recurring character, though...
Their Finest stars Gemma Arterton, Bill Nighy and Sam Claflin. The film is set in 1940, during the London Blitz, and tells the story of Catrin Cole [Arterton], who is hired by the British Ministry of Information to assist with writing the female dialogue (or “girl talk”) in morale-boosting propaganda films. Their Finest is Danish director Lone Scherfig’s fourth British film in a row, after An Education, One Day and The Riot Club.
Based on the acclaimed novel by Neil Gaiman, the new series American Gods charts a clandestine war between Old Gods and New that rages in the shadows of the American heartland. We chat with Yetide Badaki, who plays the love goddess Bilquis.
In the new science fiction thriller, Life, a team of scientists on board the International Space Station must contend with an alien life form found on the surface of Mars. We caught up with three of the stars.