Felicity Jones

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Felicity Jones would 'love to' play Black Cat again

22 Feb 2019

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Felicity Jones would "love to" play Black Cat again The 35-year-old actress first portrayed Felicia Hardy and her feline alter ego in 2014's 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' opposite Andrew Garfield as the titular web slinger but a deal between Marvel and…

On the Basis of Sex

18 Feb 20193 stars

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the subject of an inspiring and romantic biopic

How appropriate that on a wave of films centred on strong female characters one of them should be about iconic US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, also fondly known as Notorious RBG and the subject of a recent documentary (from Julie Cohen and…

Felicity Jones had dental crowns to play Ruth Bader Ginsburg

15 Feb 2019

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Felicity Jones had to have her teeth capped while playing Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The 35-year-old actress portrays Ruth, who was the second ever Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, in the 2018 legal drama 'On the Basis of Sex' and the Felicity…

Felicity Jones only spoke in Brooklyn accent on new film

13 Feb 2019

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Felicity Jones only spoke in a Brooklyn accent whilst filming 'On The Basis Of Sex'. The Oscar-nominated actress plays Ruth Bader Ginsburg – who is now Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States – in the upcoming legal drama, which…

Felicity Jones: Sets are sacred

12 Jan 2019

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Felicity Jones thinks movie sets are "sacred". The 'On The Basis Of Sex' actress gets easily distracted so has developed a "mental process" in order to get into character and focus on her work so she can give the best performance possible. She…

Felicity Jones joins Dragon Rider

10 May 2018

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Felicity Jones and Sir Patrick Stewart have joined the cast of 'Dragon Rider'. The 'Theory of Everything' actress and 'Logan' actor will voice characters in the upcoming animated adventure - which is based on the novel of the same name by Cornelia…

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones to reunite on screen

28 Nov 2017

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Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones look set to reunite on the big screen for epic adventure movie 'The Aeronauts'. Eddie won the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal of renowned scientist Professor Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything', and…

Felicity Jones to star in new Swan Lake adaptation

7 Jul 2017

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Felicity Jones is to star in the new movie adaptation of 'Swan Lake'. The 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' actress has joined the cast of the Luca Guadagnino film which is being penned by 'The Alienist' scriptwriter Kristina Lauren Anderson, Variety…

Felicity Jones was highest paid on Rogue One

18 Dec 2016

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Felicity Jones was paid significantly more for her role in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' than her castmates. The 33-year-old actress was reportedly able to negotiate a seven-figure upfront sum to play Rebel fighter Jyn Erso after being nominated for…

Felicity Jones would rather play male roles

14 Dec 2016

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Felicity Jones would rather play male roles. The 33-year-old actress plays the lead role as the Rebel Alliance fighter Jyn Erso in the newly released 'Star Wars' spin-off movie 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' and although Felicity enjoyed playing the…

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

14 Dec 20164 stars

Gareth Edwards takes the helm of the franchise's first spin-off, starring Felicity Jones

After last year's Star Wars rebirth The Force Awakens comes the first spin-off film in the franchise. Directed by Britain's Gareth Edwards (Godzilla), Rogue One is set just before the original 1977 Star Wars: Episode IV in the sprawling George…

Rave reviews for Rogue One

11 Dec 2016

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'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' has been universally praised after its Los Angeles premiere on Saturday (10.12.16). Although reviews have not yet been released, many of those who attended the premiere at Pantages theatre in Hollywood shared their…

Felicity Jones felt like a Star Wars soldier when shooting Rogue One

8 Dec 2016

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Felicity Jones says making 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' was like "being in the army". The 33-year-old actress plays Rebel Alliance fighter Jyn Erso in the hotly-anticipated and had to run and hide "for seven months" whilst being screamed at on set…

Felicity Jones adopted a Rocky-like approach to Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

7 Dec 2016

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Felicity Jones adopted a "Rocky-like devotion to fitness" for her role in 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'. The 33-year-old actress has been cast as Jyn Erso in the Gareth Edwards-directed movie and has revealed she trained like Sylvester Stallone's…

Felicity Jones learned kung fu for her Star Wars role

2 Dec 2016

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Felicity Jones trained in kung fu to make her 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' character a "bad-ass." The 33-year-old actress is set to play the rebel soldier Jyn Erso in the upcoming spin-off movie, and has recalled the time she took to learn martial…

Felicity Jones' 25 takes for iconic Star Wars line

1 Dec 2016

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Felicity Jones took 25 takes to perfect the line 'May the force be with us" in 'Rouge One: A Star Wars Story'. The 33-year-old actress stars as Jyn Erso in the upcoming spin-off movie, and was "nervous" about getting the iconic catchphrase in the…

Felicity Jones 'obsessed' with stunts

6 Nov 2016

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Felicity Jones has become "obsessed" with stunts since filming 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'. The 33-year-old actress portrays resistance fighter Jyn Erso in the upcoming sci-fi spin off and loved the chance to try something new with the more…

Felicity Jones: 'For actresses, the word 'mother' can strike fear'

30 Oct 2016

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Felicity Jones thinks actresses are scared of playing the role as a mother in films. The 33-year-old actress, who plays the maternal role in 'A Monster Calls' alongside Sigourney Weaver and Liam Neeson, has admitted she believes the word 'mother…

Felicity Jones did kung fu every day for Rogue One

22 Oct 2016

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Felicity Jones did kung fu every day in preparation for 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'. The 33-year-old actress - who portrays Jyn Erso - was surprised by how much training she had to put herself through prior to shooting the upcoming epic space…

Daisy Ridley is envious of Felicity Jones

20 Oct 2016

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Daisy Ridley is slightly envious of Felicity Jones. The 24-year-old actress has admitted she would love to be reliving her 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' press tour and is a little jealous that Felicity will be doing the same for 'Rogue One: A Star…

Felicity Jones' 'strange' Star Wars creatures

14 Oct 2016

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Felicity Jones loved working with "strange creatures" on 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'. The 32-year-old actress stars as heroine Jyn Erso in the forthcoming film and admitted she thoroughly enjoyed her time on set acting alongside various animals…

Inferno

10 Oct 20163 stars

Tom Hanks resumes his role as Robert Langdon in Ron Howard's third Dan Brown adaptation

Tom Hanks and Ron Howard reunite for a third time as Dan Brown's Robert Langdon returns to the big screen. After the huge disappointments that were The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons, hopes aren't exactly sky-high. Fortunately, Inferno has some…

Felicity Jones loved learning kung fu for Rogue One

23 Sep 2016

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'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' actress Felicity Jones loved learning kung fu for her role in the sci-fi film. The 32-year-old actress is playing heroine Jyn Erso in the hotly anticipated spin-off movie and she had to do daily martial arts sessions to…

A Monster Calls

19 Sep 20163 stars

TIFF 2016: Felicity Jones delivers a poignant performance as JA Bayona brings Patrick Ness's fantasy novel to the screen

Childhood can be traumatic enough without the added nightmares suffered by 12-year-old Conor O'Malley in the screen version of the Patrick Ness gothic fable A Monster Calls. His mother (Felicity Jones) is battling cancer, his father (Toby Kebbell) has a…

Felicity Jones: Rogue One fight scenes were 'exhausting'

5 Sep 2016

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Felicity Jones says her 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' fight scenes were "exhausting". The 32-year-old actress is playing Jyn Erso in the hotly anticipated movie and admits the action scenes took "a lot of hours of practice". She told…