Linwood Boomer has come to expect a nice payoff with every new episode of "Modern Family."
Danny Boyle Frankenstein
LONDON -- Nominations for the 2012 Olivier Awards are dominated by not-for-profits the National Theater and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Productions at leading not-for-profit houses created an almost total shut-out for West End commercial theater in the nominations for the 57th Evening Standard Drama Awards, announced Monday.
Benedict Cumberbatch has played iconic characters real (Stephen Hawking, Vincent Van Gogh) and fictional (Sherlock Holmes).
London's National Theater generated a total income of £70.6 million ($110 million) and produced fare seen by a record-breaking 1.6 million people in 2010-11, according to the theater's annual report.
Tomas Alfredson gained international attention with his 2008 vampire pic "Let the Right One In" and for "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" his English-language debut that has made some $11 million in the…
Cult European crime dramas "The Killing," the Danish show being remade by Fox in the U.S., and "Spiral," a French police procedural, form part of upscale U.K. web BBC 4's new schedule.
Watching Danny Boyle's epic production of "Frankenstein," the comparison that springs most readily to mind is "Titanic," but not in the metaphorical sense.
"The King's Speech" and "Black Swan" lead the longlists for this year's British Academy Film Awards, with 15 entries apiece.
With marvels and monsters including Andrew Lloyd Webber's revamp of "The Wizard of Oz" and Danny Boyle's production of "Frankenstein," London's fall-winter 2010-11 season is already looking unusually…