Naomi Harris

  • 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' review: The film chronicles more or less Mandela's life February 7, 2014

    Cast: Idris Elba, Naomie Harris, Tony Kgorge, Riaad Moosa, Jamie Bartlett, Terry Pheto, Gys de Villiers and Robert Hobbs. Director: Justin Chadwick Very often the problem with movies about great people is that they become such reverential portraits that they rob their subjects of their very humanness. That's certainly true of Mandela:...
  • 'August: Osage County' wins four awards at Capri Festival January 2, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actresses Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts' new movie 'August: Osage County' has been given a massive Oscars boost after picking up four awards at the Capri, Hollywood Film Festival in Italy. The movie adaptation of Tracy Letts' play about a dysfunctional family's reunion was named Film of...
  • Nelson Mandela's biopic to be screened for Barack Obama at White House November 5, 2013

    New York: The Nelson Mandela biopic 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' will get an audience from President Barack Obama, as well as a screening at the Kennedy Center hosted by Hillary Clinton. The Weinstein Company tells The Associated Press that Obama will screen the film on Thursday at the White...
  • Nelson Mandela's biopic to premiere at Toronto film fest July 25, 2013

    Los Angeles: The biopic on anti-apartheid icon and ailing former South African president Nelson Mandela will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September. Titled 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom', the film stars actor Idris Elba in the lead role and actress Naomie Harris in the supporting role...
  • Naomie Harris to wear an eco-gown to the Oscars February 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Skyfall' actress Naomie Harris plans to wear a unique dress, one made from sweet wrappers, to the 85th Academy Awards. The 36-year-old is thinking of wearing the eco-gown by designer Vivienne Westwood at the ceremony Sunday. She is excited to show it off, reports contactmusic.com. "At the moment I am...
  • 'Skyfall' earns Rs 27.5 cr in weekend Box Office November 8, 2012

    Mumbai: The hugely anticipated 23rd Bond film 'Skyfall', starring Daniel Craig and Oscar-winner Javier Bardem, has posted a gross of Rs 27.5 crore approximately in its four-day opening weekend in India. This makes it the second biggest opening weekend ever for a Hollywood film in India and the highest for a...
  • 'Skyfall' Review: It gets so much right November 3, 2012

    Cast: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Berenice Marlohe, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Albert Finney Director: Sam Mendes Given the promise of Casino Royale and the subsequent disappointment of Quantum of Solace, it was clear the James Bond franchise – currently in its 50th year – needed a shot in...
  • Will Idris Elba be the first black James Bond? October 26, 2012

    London: English actor Idris Elba has been considered for the role of James Bond, says actress Naomie Harris. Harris, who plays the Bond girl in the forthcoming movie 'Skyfall', confirmed that Elba met with movie chiefs to discuss becoming the first black 007 when Daniel Craig stepped down. "I didn't realise...
  • Ben Whishaw to play Q in 'Skyfall' July 14, 2012

    London: Good news for gadget-loving James Bond fans - Q is back. Producers have confirmed that the MI6 quartermaster and expert in high-tech trickery will return in the upcoming Bond film, Skyfall. EON productions said that British actor Ben Whishaw will play the role made famous by the late Desmond Llewellyn,...
  • New 007 film Skyfall to depict his inner demons April 30, 2012

    Istanbul: The next James Bond movie, 'Skyfall,' promises the usual action, exotic locations, scheming villains and beautiful women. For fans of the original novels by Ian Fleming, there's more: a journey into the troubled psyche of the iconic spy. After all, the director of the 23rd film in the franchise, which...
  • Judi Dench's character 'M' to die in 'Skyfall'? April 9, 2012

    Los Angeles: Actress Judi Dench's character M, the Head of Secret Intelligence Service also known as MI6 in the James Bond film will reportedly meet her demise in 'Skyfall'. A source from the production team revealed that there is going to be "a fairly momentous death" in the forthcoming 007 movie...
  • Skyfall: Naomie plays an ambitious Bondgirl March 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Bondgirls are known for their beauty and glamour but actress Naomie Harris, who plays field agent Eve in 23rd 007 movie 'Skyfall' opposite Daniel Craig, promises to bring 'brains and ambition' too to the role. "It is one dimensional when Bondgirls are just glamorous and beautiful. As Bond becomes...
  • Craig, Bardem in new Bond thriller 'Skyfall' November 4, 2011

    London: Ah, Mr. Bond, we've been waiting for you - and at last 007 is back, several years after his last screen adventure. Producers announced Thursday that filming has begun on 'Skyfall', the delayed 23rd film in the series and Daniel Craig's third outing as the suave British superspy. Craig, who has...