#thefavourite

  1. Yorgos Lanthimos's best films ranked, as his newest movie, Kinds of Kindness, heads to Cannes

    By Elizabeth Gregory It came as no great surprise that Poor Things, Oscar-nominated Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos ’s 2023 film, won the Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival, won best musical or comedy at the Golden Globes , and was nominated for 11 Oscars, winning four. The black co
  2. 'Kinds of Kindness' trailer teases Emma Stone and Yorgos Lanthimos's 'Poor Things' follow-up

    The first teaser for Kinds of Kindness proves that the dynamic duo of Emma Stone and director Yorgos Lanthimos clearly isn't going anywhere. Stone and Lanthimos have previously collaborated on The Favourite , the short film Bleat , and Poor Things , for which Stone won her second Aca
  3. Olivia Colman hits out at gender pay gap: 'If I was Oliver, I’d be earning a f*** of a lot more than I am'

    By Charlotte McLaughlin and Michael Howie Olivia Colman has spoken out against the gender pay disparity, saying she would get “paid more” if she was a man. The British Oscar-winning actress told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour programme: “I’m very aware that if I was Oliver Coleman, I’d
  4. Olivia Colman admits she 'took a beta blocker to calm down' before Oscars win

    By Keir Mudie Olivia Colman has told how she was so nervous the night she scooped her Oscar that she had to take a beta blocker to calm down. The actress, 50, also revealed she ordered a high neck dress as she suffers from a huge rash when stressed. Colman won her gong in 2019 for
  5. Cali Lili’s All Female Crew HandMade experimental #mybodymychoice LGBTQ musical fantasy (Oscars 2020 Contender) was Way Ahead of Her Time & Ready For Her Close-Up

    Cali Lili’s #AllFemaleCrew #HandMade #experimental #mybodymychoice #interraciallove #LGBTQ #musical #fantasy ( an Oscars 2020 Contender ) was Way Ahead of Her Time & Ready For Her Close-Up Hope everyone checks out our female directed & #AllFemaleCrew innovative truly independent
  6. How Poor Things’ Intimacy Coordinator Made All Those Sex Scenes Possible

    Elle McAlpine helped center Yorgos Lanthimos’s coming-of-age movie around female orgasm, modesty garments, and empowered sexual exploration. By Rebecca Ford When Elle McAlpine first met with director Yorgos Lanthimos, he wasn’t 100% sure he needed an intimacy coordinator on his upc
  7. Poor Things Screenwriter Tony McNamara Breaks Down One of Its Most Complex Scenes

    For his first-ever adaptation, the writer of The Favourite created a character like no other, who “changes the way they speak every 15 minutes.” By Rebecca Ford When director Yorgos Lanthimos mentioned to Tony McNamara on the set of The Favourite that he was considering adapting Al