Actress Holliday Grainger Signs With WME

By | Tuesday February 11, 2014 @ 9:59am PST
Mike Fleming

HollidayGraingerEXCLUSIVE: Holliday Grainger has signed with WME for representation. The deal comes as the England native wraps Disney’s Cinderella, in which she plays mean stepsister Anastasia for Kenneth Branagh. Her credits include period pics like Mike Newell’s Great Read More »

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‘Downton Abbey’s’ Sophie McShera Joins Disney’s ‘Cinderella’

By | Tuesday June 25, 2013 @ 5:37pm PDT

EXCLUSIVE: Cinderella seems to be a good fit for Downton Abbey actresses. First Lily James was named as Cinderella herself in the Disney film, and now Sophie McShera has closed her deal to get on … Read More »

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Disney Dates ‘Cinderella’ For March 2015

By | Monday June 24, 2013 @ 2:32pm PDT

The live-action Cinderella directed by Kenneth Branagh will be released on March 13, 2015, Disney said today as the studio continues to square away its film slate for the next few years. Lily James, Cate Blanchett and Richard … Read More »

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TOLDJA! ‘Game Of Thrones’ Richard Madden Cast In ‘Cinderella’

By | Wednesday May 8, 2013 @ 1:33pm PDT

Richard Madden (Game of Thrones) has been cast as the Prince in Disney’s upcoming live-action Cinderella. As previously announced, the film is being directed by Kenneth Branagh and stars Cate Blanchett as the wicked stepmother and features Lily James in … Read More »

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Lily James Fitted For Glass Slipper In Disney’s ‘Cinderella’

By | Tuesday April 30, 2013 @ 10:45am PDT
Mike Fleming

BREAKING: Disney searched as hard for its Cinderella as the fairy tale prince who canvassed the kingdom lugging one glass slipper. Downton Abbey‘s Lily James has been set for the role in the live-action re-imagining the classic … Read More »

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Three Actresses Testing To See If Glass Slipper Fits For ‘Cinderella’ Lead

By | Wednesday April 3, 2013 @ 12:04pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: After getting a no from Harry Potter‘s Emma Watson for Cinderella, Disney and director Kenneth Branagh are testing three young actresses this week in London. One of them will likely walk away with the title role. I’m hearing that WME-repped Bella Heathcoate, UTA-repped Lily James and CAA-repped Margot Robbie are testing.

Heathcoate most recently was seen in Dark Shadows and Not Fade Away, while James was in Downton Abbey and Wrath Of The Titans and Robbie was in Pan Am and The Wolf Of Wall Street. Cinderella has Cate Blanchett attached. Read More »

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Mark Romanek Exiting Disney’s ‘Cinderella’

By | Monday January 7, 2013 @ 6:00pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Disney and director Mark Romanek are parting ways on Cinderella, the revisionist fairy tale movie that has Cate Blanchett attached to star. It’s all going down now, but I’m told that Romanek and the studio … Read More »

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