pride and prejudice

Knightley wants to avoid big movie roles


July 27th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 27 (IANS) Actress Keira Knightley has featured in big ticket films like "Pride and Prejudice" and the "Pirates of the Caribbean" series, but now she wants ... Read more...

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I understand Indian cinema ‘thoda thoda’: Colin Firth (Interview)


December 31st, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) He may have just "thoda thoda" understanding of Indian cinema, but Academy Award-winning star Colin Firth is confident that the growing confluence between Bollywood and ... Read more...

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Tannishtha stars in ‘Anna Karenina’ adaptation


October 11th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) Bengali actress Tannistha Chatterjee has been roped in to play a major part in a British production based on Leo Tolstoy's classic "Anna Karenina", with Keira ... Read more...

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Lively to star in ‘Pride And Prejudice’?


September 27th, 2011 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Actress Blake Lively has reportedly been offered the role of Elizabeth Bennet in "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies".Contactmusic.com reports that the film is an adaptation of ... Read more...

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Third time lucky Knightley


September 15th, 2011 - 9:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Keira Knightley, who teamed up with Joe Wright in two movies, is now working in the director's "Anna Karenina" and feels lucky to collaborate with ... Read more...

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Emma Stone to star in ‘Pride Prejudice & Zombies’


June 24th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Hollywood, June 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Emma Stone will have zombies to deal with when she takes the lead role in the movie “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.” The actress recently starred in ... Read more...

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Emma might star in ‘Pride And Prejudice and Zombies’


June 24th, 2011 - 2:45 am ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) Actress Emma Stone, who is currently filming on forthcoming Marvel comic prequel "The Amazing Spider-Man" has reportedly been offered the lead role in "Pride and Prejudice ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley serves as bridesmaid at her brother’s wedding


April 25th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Glasgow, April 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Keira Knightley served as the bridesmaid during her brother’s wedding in Glasgow on Monday. Keira’s brother, Caleb and his fiancée tied the knot during a ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley caught kissing James Righton


April 14th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 26 year-old Keira Knightley recently stepped out with her new boy friend, James Righton. The duo was said to have been introduced to each other ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ star Colin Firth in line for Bafta ‘double’


February 13th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): Colin Firth, who won the best actor Bafta for his role in 'A Single Man' last year, is in the running again for playing George VI in 'The ... Read more...

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Brit actress Camilla Luddington to play Kate Middleton on-screen


February 6th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 06 (ANI): British actress Camilla Luddington has bagged the role of Kate Middleton in Lifetime's William and Kate.The 26-year-old played Jane Bennet in Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dawn of ... Read more...

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Jane Austen fans celebrating Colin Firth’s triumph


January 30th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 30 (ANI): To many Jane Austen fans, Colin Firth is Mr Darcy. Though he had been acting for years before, Firth became famous overnight when he starred in 'Pride ... Read more...

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Kierra Knightley and Rupert Friend Split After 5 Years


January 14th, 2011 - 2:51 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Sun reports that actress Kierra Knightley has broken up with her boyfriend of the last five years, Rupert Friend, after the two had been together for five ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley: Rupert Friend Are Just Friends Now


January 13th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
British actress Keira Knightley has reportedly split from her boyfriend of five years Rupert Friend after going through a heart to heart talk with him just before Christmas 2010.The actress ... Read more...

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Keira Knighley splits with her boyfriend Rupert


January 13th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Keira Knightley and her boyfriend of five years, Rupert Friend has split.The British actress has been with Friend since they met on the set of the ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley splits from boyfriend Rupert Friend after 5 years


January 13th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Keira Knightley has broken up with her boyfriend of five years, Rupert Friend.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' star, 25, was left heartbroken even though the decision to ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley always helps her friends in crisis


January 3rd, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 3 (ANI): Actress Keira Knightley is a great a friend, according to her 'Pride and Prejudice' co-star and pal Carey Mulligan.The two have reunited for a new movie, 'Never ... Read more...

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ebook gadgets help popularise literary classics


December 27th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 27 (IANS) Literary classics by Charles Dickens and Jane Austen are enjoying a revival, thanks to ebook gadgets like the Amazon's Kindle. Kindles were the biggest selling products this Christmas, ... Read more...

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James McAvoy to star as Darcy in zombie Pride and Prejudice?


December 14th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 14 (ANI): James McAvoy will take on the role of Mr. Darcy in a new horror adaptation of Jane Austen classic 'Pride And Prejudice', according to reports.'Pride and Prejudice ... Read more...

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Colin Firth accepted typecasting for fear of unemployment


December 10th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Actor Colin Firth has revealed that he had accepted being typecast because he was more afraid of not being employed.Firth, who has been cast as the quintessential public ... Read more...

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Colin Firth says he almost turned down ‘Pride and Prejudice’ role


December 8th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 08 (ANI): 'Pride and Prejudice' star Colin Firth has revealed that he almost turned down the part that made him a household name.The actor said that he thought himself 'wrong' ... Read more...

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‘Pride and Prejudice’ fetches 140,000 pounds at auction


October 30th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) A copy of the first edition of Jane Austen's romantic novel "Pride and Prejudice" has fetched 139,250 pounds at an auction in Britain, more than 150,000 times its ... Read more...

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Sick Keira Knightley misses premiere of beau’s directorial debut


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): Keira Knightley could not attend the premiere of her boyfriend's directorial debut in London after falling ill.Knightley stars alongside Colin Firth in short film 'Steve', which is ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley’s 20s Style Hair-do


October 7th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The beautiful Keira Knightley has gone ahead to chop off her hair. This 25-year-old British actress flaunted her new hairdo at the ‘Chanel’ show during the ... Read more...

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Natalie Portman Set To Play Snow White In A Slightly Edgier Version Of The Story


September 23rd, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Black Swan' star Natalie Portman is in talks to play the legendary character of Snow White in an upcoming 3D version of the classic tale. The ... Read more...

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It’s Judi Dench not Cruise for Mulligan


September 19th, 2010 - 4:29 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Every woman who wants to be an actress wants to work with Hollywood heartthrob Tom Cruise, but in Carey Mulligan's case, things were different. The Oscar nominee was ... Read more...

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BECOMING JANE on Zee Studio’s Maiden Mondays On 20th Sept, Monday at 1 pm


September 16th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The year is 1795 and young Jane Austen is a feisty 20-year-old and emerging writer who already sees a world beyond class and commerce, beyond pride and prejudice, ... Read more...

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Colin Firth voted Britain’s best-looking man


September 13th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 13 (ANI): Actor Colin Firth has been voted as Britain's best-looking man.Firth, 50, who starred in 'Mamma Mia!', beat fellow actors Rupert Everett and Clive Owen to the title, ... Read more...

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Lord of The Rings loses No.1 spot in ‘Top 100 books’ list


September 8th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Sept 8 (ANI): JRR Tolkein's 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy has lost its top spot on the latest list of Whitcoulls Top 100 books, dethroned by Larsson's Millenium trilogy.The new series ... Read more...

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Fake ‘Jane Austen’s Fight Club’ Trailer Goes Viral


July 27th, 2010 - 3:21 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A very short, yet very well put together fake trailer has been circulating the internet and recently went viral, which shows the producer’s idea of what it would ... Read more...

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Fake Jane Austen’s fight club trailer goes viral on the Internet


July 26th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A trailer of a fake fight club prevalent in the times of Jane Austen has gone viral on the Internet.The trailer is just over 3 minutes ... Read more...

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The Twilight Saga tops Oz book poll


July 4th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 4 (ANI): When it comes to books, Australians, it seems, have a taste for the supernatural.Vampires and zombies are the big winners in the results from Australia's largest book poll.The ... Read more...

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Pheromone that draws female mice to a male isolated


June 3rd, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 3 (IANS) Scientists have isolated the pheromone that attracts female mice to the odour of a particular male. Researchers have named it darcin after Darcy, the dashing hero in Jane ... Read more...

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Protein in mice urine named after Mr. Darcy!


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Scientists have identified the pheromone that attracts female mice to the odour of a particular male. The protein, found in a male mouse's urine, has been named 'darcin' ... Read more...

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Oz book lovers prefer vampire stories to Bible


April 2nd, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 2 (ANI): In Australia, readers prefer fantasy, especially vampire stories, to the holy Bible, according to an annual survey.Stephanie Meyer's Twilight series came out to be the winner in ... Read more...

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