Anthony Hopkins: News

film producer, composer, and painter, who is regarded as one of the greatest artists in the western film world. Recipient of several accolades, Hopkins graduated from Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 1957 and was trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He began his career in 1960 as a stage actor with the play ‘Have a Cigarette,’ produced by Palace Theater, Swansea. Between 1964 and 1989, he worked in more than 20 plays including the famous Shakespeare play ‘Macbeth,’ ‘Julius Caesar,’ and ‘The Tempest.’ Hopkins got his first break in the film industry with the 1967 short film ‘The White Bus.’ However, he rose to prominence with the movie ‘The Lion in Winter’ (1968). Between 1967 and 2021, Hopkins worked in more than 50 movies, out of which some were critically acclaimed including ‘The Silence of the Lambs,’ ‘Hannibal,’ ‘Red Dragon,’ ‘The Elephant Man’ (1980), ‘84 Charing Cross Road’ (1987), ‘Howards End’ (1992), ‘Bram Stoker’s Dracula’ (1992), ‘Shadowlands’ (1993), ‘Legends of the Fall’ (1994), ‘Meet Joe Black’ (1998), ‘The Mask of Zorro’ (1998), The ‘Thor’ series, and ‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ (2017). Apart from acting in movies, Hopkins has also appeared in several Television shows. Between 1965 and 2021, he appeared in more than 40 Television shows. He is the recipient of two Academy Awards, four BAFTA Awards, two Emmy Awards among several other honors. In 1993, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II and was conferred with the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2003. As a philanthropist, Hopkins has been a member of Greenpeace, and a patron of RAPt (Rehabilitation for Addicted Prisoners Trust).

27 May 2022

Hollywood News

These Hollywood films are based on tragic true stories

The beauty of storytelling hits different when depicting true events.

26 Apr 2021

Academy Awards

Oscar's Chadwick Boseman snub leaves his fans seething in anger

The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony aired today from LA: Union Station and Dolby Theatre. Must say, it witnessed some interesting winners.

26 Apr 2021

Academy Awards

Oscars 2021: Interesting facts about this year's ceremony

The 93rd Academy Award ceremony finally aired today, after facing months of delay.

08 Nov 2020

Johnny Depp

Here are our top 5 picks for new Gellert Grindelwald

Unfortunately, Johnny Depp has been told to leave his tyrannically impactful role of Gellert Grindelwald in the Fantastic Beasts franchise.

13 Jan 2020

Netflix

Oscars 2020: 'Joker', 'The Irishman' lead the nominations

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Monday announced the nominees for the 92nd Oscars awards.

21 Aug 2019

Netflix

Top 7 thriller movies that you can stream on Netflix

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16 Sep 2018

Game of Thrones

5 Emmy nominations that has gotten fans all excited

The 70th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will air on September 17, 2018.

14 Jul 2017

NBC

The 2017 Emmy Nominations announced

The Emmy nominations are out and it looks like "Saturday Night Live" and "Westworld" will lead the pack with 22 nominations each.