Tag Archives: David Oyelowo

David OTHELLOwo!

The New York Theater Workshop’s modern-dress production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy Othello opened last night, starring our wonderful DAVID OYELOWO in the titular role. Sam Gold has directed this hotly-anticipated production, with Bond actor Daniel Craig also starring as the villainous Iago opposite DAVID‘s naïve Othello. Having resisted playing the role for many years, the announcement of DAVID‘s performance has caused much hype and […]

A UNITED KINGDOM To Open London Film Festival

Upcoming feature film A United Kingdom, starring DAVID OYELOWO, will open the 60th BFI London Film Festival in October. The third film from BAFTA-winning director Amma Asante, A United Kingdom tells the true story of Seretse Khama, King of Bechuanaland (played by DAVID) and Ruth Williams (Rosamund Pike), the London office worker he married in 1947 in the […]

New Trailers: Summer 2016

After a fantastic start to the year, 2016 just keeps getting better for HH and our clients. Check out the below selection of trailers to get a sneak peek at some of the year’s big upcoming cinema releases, each starring one or more of our clients. We’re sure you’ll agree, there’s a lot to get excited about. […]

David’s QUEEN OF KATWE

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 […]

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 […]

Oyelowo’s OTHELLO!

Exciting news! It’s just been announced that Daniel Craig and HH client DAVID OYELOWO will star opposite each other next year in an Off Broadway stage production of Shakespeare’s Othello. The production is sure to be one of the hottest tickets of the next theatrical season, with DAVID starring in the title role and Daniel Craig playing his infamous tormentor, Iago. […]

David Oyelowo Reads James Bond!

Exciting exclusive news released today: HH client DAVID OYELOWO will play James Bond! DAVID will play Bond, and other characters, in the audiobook version of Trigger Mortis, written by Anthony Horowitz and commissioned by the Ian Fleming estate. Describing himself as “very honoured”, DAVID told UK press: “I am officially the only person on planet Earth […]

2015 HH Emmy Nominations

It’s that time of year again! The nominations for the 67th Emmy Awards have now been revealed in all the categories. Huge congratulations go to HH clients DAVID OYELOWO, MARK RYLANCE and EMMA THOMPSON for their individual acting nominations, and to all clients who star in this year’s various nominated shows! See below for a […]

Taking Civil Rights Fight To The Acting Profession

Ava DuVernay’s critically-acclaimed, multi award-winning feature film Selma is currently screening in cinemas around the world, starring DAVID OYELOWO in his masterful performance as African-American civil rights campaigner Martin Luther King Jr. Whilst promoting the film, DAVID has himself become a leading voice in the fight for racial equality in the acting profession – an issue which he has been speaking out […]

UPDATE: David Oyelowo’s Incredible SELMA Accolades!

DAVID OYELOWO‘s masterful performance in Ava DuVernay’s Martin Luther King Jr. bipoic Selma continues to receive overwhelmingly positive critical and audience reactions and, with awards season in full swing, his list of wins and nominations is rapidly increasing. DAVID has been enjoying a fantastic few weeks and receiving numerous plaudits for a role described by the […]

2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards Nominations

Here we go… Awards season has begun once again, kicking off this year with the annual shortlist nominations for the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards. Huge congratulations go to HH clients DAVID OYELOWO and TILDA SWINTON, both of whom have received nominations for leading roles. DAVID is nominated for Best Actor for his magnificent portrayal […]

“One Of The Greatest Performances You’ll Ever See”

“Oyelowo as Martin Luther King in Selma: one of the greatest performances you’ll ever see.” -Scott Feinberg, Hollywood Reporter It’s looking set to be a very exciting end of year for HH client DAVID OYELOWO who has been receiving rave reviews for his stunning performance as Martin Luther King Jr. in new civil rights King […]

BAFTA Awards 2014

It’s that time of year again and the shortlist nominees have been announced this week for the 2014 BAFTA Awards. Massive congratulations go to EMMA THOMPSON who has been nominated for the Best Leading Actress award for her magnificent performance as P.L. Travers in Disney’s Saving Mr. Banks. She is nominated alongside Cate Blanchett, Judi Dench, […]

HH Christmas & New Year Guide 2013

Wishing 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 movies, television programmes and theatre shows starring Hamilton Hodell clients over the holiday season. So be sure to tune in, set your […]

THE PAPERBOY – In Cinemas 15th March

Brace yourselves for The Paperboy, the latest feature film from Precious director Lee Daniels, starring DAVID OYELOWO. A sizzling, camp, deliciously trashy chunk of Southern-fried gothic, the film boasts an all star cast including Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman, Zac Efron and John Cusack and covers all sorts of topics including jailhouse sex, life-saving golden showers, brutal […]

David’s COMPLICIT

In fighting the War on Terror, is torture ever justified? Or do we risk losing everything we stand for as a democratic nation by allying ourselves with the brutal torturers of foreign dictatorships? These are some of the questions posed by brand new Channel 4 film Complicit starring DAVID OYELOWO, which premieres on Channel 4 […]

HH Christmas 2012: TV, Film, Theatre & Radio Listings

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone here at Hamilton Hodell. Here is your festive guide to a very HH Christmas, with full listings for all upcoming TV shows, radio plays, stage shows and film releases starring Hamilton Hodell clients over the holiday season. Included is the seasonal […]

MOONRISE Wins Gotham / Spirit Nominees

Awards season got a kick-start this week in New York with the 22nd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards. Wes Anderson’s wonderful film Moonrise Kingdom – starring TILDA SWINTON – took top honours at the 2012 ceremony, winning the Best Feature Award. Huge congrats go to TILDA and everyone involved in the production! * Moonrise Kingdom […]

David In Vogue

Check out this great feature on DAVID OYELOWO in the December 2012 issue of Vogue magazine:

Double Dose Of David

The 2012 Toronto International Film Festival is currently in full swing, with numerous films starring Hamilton Hodell clients being showcased or premiered throughout the festival. To see a full lineup of films starring HH clients, you can see our previous story TIFF 2012. But we thought it worth mentioning two great films which are taking […]