Category Archives: Film

Big Cannes Wins for Kahleen and Lucy!

The closing ceremony of the 2016 Cannes film festival took place this weekend and huge congrats go to HH clients KAHLEEN CRAWFORD and LUCY RUSSELL, each associated with winning films. First up is British director Ken Loach’s film I, Daniel Blake, which won the coveted Palme d’Or award, voted for by the Cannes Jury. This festival-winning film […]


Check out the brilliant new trailer below for DAVID OYELOWO‘s latest film, Queen Of Katwe. Directed by Mira Nair and produced by Disney, Queen Of Katwe is the colourful true story of a young girl Phiona (played by Madina Nalwanga) selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda. Her world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game […]

First DOCTOR STRANGE Trailer Unleashed

It’s here! The very first teaser trailer for Marvel’s eagerly awaited Doctor Strange has arrived and we get our first look at an awesomely cool, androgynous TILDA SWINTON as the iconic ‘The Ancient One’, complete with no hair! Directed by Scott Derrickson, Doctor Strange will focus primarily on the titular character’s origin story. In 1963, after being crippled in an accident, talented neurosurgeon […]

First Look at Mark Rylance as THE BFG!

The second trailer for Steven Spielberg’s forthcoming big screen adaptation of Roald Dahl’s children’s classic The BFG (aka the Big Friendly Giant) was released yesterday and offers the first look at a massive, CGI MARK RYLANCE as the titular character. And, just like the book, the film looks magical, emotional, terrifying and heaps of fun! Fresh from his Academy Award win for […]

Celyn To Star In Wim Wenders’ SUBMERGENCE

HH client CELYN JONES has joined the cast of director Wim Wenders’ new feature film Submergence, adapted from the novel by J.M. Ledgard. Also starring recent Oscar-winner Alicia Vikander and James McAvoy, the film is a romantic thriller that follows the interconnected stories of James (McAvoy), an Englishman held captive by jihadist fighters, and Danny (Vikander), […]

The Legend of BARNEY THOMSON Continues

Huge congratulations to leading actor and director ROBERT CARLYLE and co-stars EMMA THOMPSON and MARTIN COMPSTON as The Legend of Barney Thomson (directed by and starring ROBERT in the titular role) has just been awarded the Prix du Public Award for Best Film at the 13th Montecarlo Film Festival de la Comedie. The film has gone from strength to strength […]

HIGH-RISE – Opens March 18

Acclaimed director Ben Wheatley’s highly anticipated big screen adaptation of High-Rise will open in UK cinemas nationwide on Friday March 18, starring TOM HIDDLESTON in the lead role. In this stylised, virtuoso drama based on the novel by J.G. Ballard, Dr. Robert Laing (played by TOM) moves into a seductive, luxury apartment building, an autonomous community where everyone knows their […]

The Amazing Mark Rylance: Oscars, Oliviers & More!

Massive congratulations go to our wonderful client MARK RYLANCE who won the Academy Award on Sunday night for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, for his incredible performance as an arrested Soviet spy in Steven Spielberg’s multi award-nominated picture Bridge Of Spies. We’re all brimming with pride for MARK, who is currently having an incredible few months, having just […]

Released In UK Cinemas This Week

Two great movies are released across UK cinemas this week. The first is the hilarious and brilliant Hail, Caesar!, an American comedy written, produced and directed by the incomparable Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars our fabulous TILDA SWINTON alongside an amazing list of other big stars including George Clooney, Josh Brolin, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Frances McDormand and Channing Tatum. The film is a […]

Mark Rylance Wins BAFTA!

Huge congratulations to HH client MARK RYLANCE for winning the Best Supporting Actor Award at the 2016 BAFTA Film Awards on Sunday! Such a well-deserved win for MARK, whose incredible performance as an arrested Soviet spy in Steven Spielberg’s multi award-nominated picture Bridge Of Spies has been lauded globally by critics and audiences alike. Watch the video below to […]


Opening nationwide in UK cinemas tomorrow is A Bigger Splash, the brand new English language feature film directed by Luca Guadagnino and starring our one-and-only TILDA SWINTON. TILDA plays globally famous, fictional rock star Marianne Lane, currently in retreat from the madness of her world and happily vacationing with her would-be filmmaker boyfriend Paul (played by Matthias Schoenaerts) on the remote island of Pantelleria […]

Rotterdam and Sundance 2016

The annual Rotterdam and Sundance Film Festivals are just around the corner and films starring HH clients will be screening at both festivals. The 2016 International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) takes place this year from 27 January – 7 February and includes two films starring Hamilton Hodellers. The first is History’s Future, the feature debut of Dutch visual […]

Academy Award Nomination For Mark!

The 2016 Academy Awards nominations are finally out and HUGE congratulations to MARK RYLANCE who is nominated for the Best Supporting Actor Award, for his incredible performance in Steven Spielberg’s Bridge Of Spies! For those of you who’ve already seen the film, we know you’ll agree that his nomination is extremely well-deserved. Go MARK! Bridge Of […]

2016 At The Movies (Part 1)

With the new year now in full swing, we’re very excited about all the upcoming HH-related treats that 2016 has to offer! Below is a small selection of trailers for some awesome upcoming movie releases starring our clients, all of which will be released in the first half of 2016. Check ’em out: A Bigger Splash Starring TILDA […]

THE REVENANT – Opens January 15

Highly anticipated, multi award-nominated feature film The Revenant opens in UK cinemas next week, Friday January 15, and stars HH client WILL POULTER in one of the leading roles opposite Leonardo DiCaprio. The Revenant is written, produced and directed by multi-award winner Alejandro González Iñárritu (Amores Perros, 21 Grams, Babel) who most recently won this year’s Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Picture […]

Golden Globe Awards 2016

Excitement is mounting for the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards which take place this weekend at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, hosted by Ricky Gervais. Huge congratulations (and tightly-crossed fingers) to HH clients MARK RYLANCE and DAVID OYELOWO, both of whom have received nominations in major acting categories. MARK is nominated for […]

HH Christmas and New Year Guide 2015/16

With Christmas and the holidays just around the corner, we want to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone here at Hamilton Hodell! Below is your festive guide to this season’s HH treats, with listings for all upcoming films, television programmes and theatre shows […]

BRIDGE OF SPIES – Opens This Weekend

Steven Spielberg’s latest film Bridge Of Spies opens in UK cinemas nationwide this week and stars HH client MARK RYLANCE opposite Tom Hanks. Directed in typically masterful fashion by Spielberg and with a screenplay from the legendary Coen Brothers, this nail-bitingly tense Cold War thriller tells the story of an American lawyer (Hanks) recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy (MARK) in court, […]

2015 BIFA Nominations For Tom & Ben

Huge congratulations to TOM HIDDLESTON and BEN WHISHAW, both of whom have received acting nominations at this year’s Moët British Independent Film Awards! TOM has been nominated for Best Actor for his role in Ben Wheatley’s High-Rise and BEN is nominated for Best Supporting Actor for Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Lobster. The Lobster, which also stars JOHN C. […]

Oscar Potential for Susanne’s GOODNIGHT MOMMY?

Having steadily picked up Academy Award traction in recent weeks, Austrian arthouse horror thriller Goodnight Mommy, starring HH client SUSANNE WUEST, is set to be this year’s Austrian Oscars entry. The film cleared the $1M mark this week after a seven-weekend run, becoming only the eighth foreign-language title to do so this year, with The Academy screening it for members on Halloween last […]