Mamma Mia 2: Meryl Streep hails ‘perfect’ Lily James as young Donna in Here We Go Again

James plays the younger version of Streep’s character Donna in the musical, due for release next week. The 29-year-old will be best known to fans for her work in Downton Abbey, the live-action Cinderella, and last year’s critically acclaimed Baby Driver. In the new musical, she takes the lion’s share of the singing – as […]

Mamma Mia 2: Meryl Streep FINALLY speaks out – ‘I never thought there'd be a sequel'

The popular actress, who plays Donna, has been missing from the trailers and hasn’t played a big role in the movie’s publicity campaign. As a result, fans have been busy speculating that Donna may have died since the events of the first movie, and will show up only in spiritual or flashback form. Still, Streep […]

Steven Soderbergh’s Panama Papers Movie Might Head to Netflix; Meryl Streep to Star; Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas In Talks

Netflix wants more Panama Papers-related projects in their line-up. They already have one film in the works about that subject, and now it looks like they’re circling Steven Soderbergh‘s Panama Papers movie The Laundromat. Plus: Meryl Streep has joined the cast, and Gary Oldman and Antonio Banderas are both in talks to star. We’ve already reported on […]

Mamma Mia 2: Meryl Streep Donna shock revealed by Lily James – ‘It was terrifying’

The actress plays the younger Donna in the new movie, with Meryl Streep originating the role. Interestingly, she’s let slip that the two share a scene together – when past and present collide. What exactly this means for the plot is unclear, and it’s also ambiguous as to what it means for rumours that Steep’s […]

Big Little Lies season 2 cast: Meryl Streep unrecognisable in Mary Wright role FIRST LOOK

The HBO drama stars Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon and Shailene Woodley as a group of mothers living a life of luxury in Monterey California. However season one showed that all was not as it seemed and the women gradually realised they were interconnected through Celeste Wright’s (Nicole) abusive husband Perry (Alexander Skarsgard). Now in a […]

Mamma Mia 2: Is Meryl Streep’s Donna dead? Did Christine Baranski just CONFIRM the answer?

That was certainly the implication in the early trailers, with Donna only referred to in the past tense. The only sightings of her were taken from the first film – sparking worry that she perhaps wouldn’t be involved at all. But Christine Baranski, who stars in the film, appeared to confirm that Donna will be […]

Whoa: ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2 Will Star Meryl Streep

Another A-lister will be coming to the swanky beach town of Monterey, California when Big Little Lies season 2 returns to HBO. Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep is joining Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon, and Shailene Woodley in the drama series, marking the first time she’s returned to a major television show since winning an Emmy in the early 2000s […]

Big Little Lies: Meryl Streep to Play [Spoiler]'s Mother in Season 2

Casting coups don’t get much bigger than this: Meryl Streep is joining Big Little Lies‘ forthcoming second season as a series regular, TVLine has learned. The three-time Oscar winner will play Mary Louise Wright, the mother of Alexander Skarsgard’s deceased character Perry. “Concerned for the well-being of her grandchildren following her son’s death, Mary Louise arrives in Monterey searching […]

The Post: How historically accurate is Meryl Streep’s new movie? See the BACKLASH

Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks star as Kay Graham and Ben Bradlee in the film, directed by Steven Spielberg. After generating a lot of buzz and positive reviews, it finally hits UK cinemas today. It follows the paper’s journalists as they attempt to publish classified documents containing information about the involvement of the United States’ […]