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Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Rungano Nyoni Win Women in Film & TV U.K. Awards

Phoebe Waller-Bridge has won the top writing award and Rungano Nyoni the newcomer accolade from influential British industry organization Women in Film & TV. Actress Juliet Stevenson, whose numerous film credits include “Truly, Madly, Deeply” and “Bend it Like Beckham,” was honored with a lifetime achievement award at a ceremony Friday.Waller-Bridge broke out with 2016’s […]

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How a chance meeting with ‘the Boss’ helped a musical set in Luton to hit all the right notes

Gurinder Chadha’s film about the youth of a music-mad British Muslim will benefit from hits by Bruce Springsteen.In a cinematic first for Bruce Springsteen, the rock star’s all-American songbook is to provide the soundtrack to a new British musical about growing up in Luton during the 1980s.A unique arrangement between the New Jersey-raised musician, known […]

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eOne boards Gurinder Chadha’s ‘Blinded By The Light’, Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon join cast

Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon, newcomer Viveik Kalra feature in cast of 1980s-set comedy-drama.Entertainment One (eOne) has taken UK and Australia distribution rights to Gurinder Chadha’s comedy-drama Blinded By The Light, starring Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon, Kulvinder Ghir and newcomer Viveik Kalra.The project chronicles the experiences of a British Muslim boy growing up in the UK […]

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