Jim Broadbent


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  • Birth Place: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/24/1949, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor; writer
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VIDEO: Episode Four (Unedited UK Version)

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Episode Four (Unedited UK Version)
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Length: 01:08:22
Aired: 2/27/2011

(Episode 4 of 4) William Boyd adapts his acclaimed 2002 novel about a man making his often precarious way through the 20th century. watch

VIDEO: Episode Three (Unedited UK Version)

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Length: 01:11:33
Aired: 2/20/2011

(Episode 3 of 4) William Boyd adapts his acclaimed 2002 novel about a man making his often precarious way through the 20th century. watch

VIDEO: Episode One (Unedited UK Version)

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Length: 01:18:29
Aired: 2/13/2011

(Episode 1 of 4) The life story of a man--at various times a writer, lover, prisoner of war and spy. watch


Another Year: How Big Is The Engine?
Inkheart: Once Upon A Time
The Iron Lady: Falklands
Richard Iii

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Cloud Atlas
Le Week-End
Le Week-End
Le Week-End [HD]

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The Mayor and His Maker: Inside Boss, Season 1
Absolute Conviction
Episode Four (Unedited UK Version)
Episode Three (Unedited UK Version)

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2013 Closed Circuit Movie, Actor - Attorney General
2013 Filth Movie, Actor - Dr. Rossi
2013 Le Week-End Movie, Actor - Nick
2012 Cloud Atlas Movie, Actor
2011 Arthur Christmas Movie, Actor - Santa

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Roush Review: Not Quite Masterpieces

The made-for-TV movie/miniseries would be an almost completely lost art if it weren't for HBO and the British imports served up by PBS' various Masterpiece franchises. Already this year, we have a deliciously strong contender for best-of-year (and, one imagines, Emmy) honors with Masterpiece Classic's over-too-quickly Downton Abbey.

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First Look: Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher

The first photo of Meryl Streep playing Margaret Thatcher was released Tuesday and shows yet again what a protean performer the two-time Oscar winner is.

The Iron Lady, the upcoming biopic of the former British prime minister, began filming at the end of January. It's billed as ... read more

Harry Potter's Half-Blood Cast Now Full

Casting is complete on the next Harry Potter film to go into production. In addition to Dan the Man, Rupe and the Emster, gr'ups Helena Bonham Carter, David Bradley, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Tom Felton, Michael Gambon, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, Natalia Tena, Julie Walters, David Thewlis, Evanna Lynch, Matthew Lewis and Bonnie Wright will all be back.Coming onboard for Half-Blood Prince are Jim Broadbent (as Potions Professor Horace Slughorn) and Helen McCrory as (Narcissa Malfoy). New rugrats include Jessie Cave (as Ron's honey, Lavender Brown), 9-year-old Hero Fiennes Tiffin as the young Tom Riddle, and Frank Dillane as the teen version of Riddle. read more

Emmy Nominations: TV-Movies and Miniseries Races

Nominations for the 59th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, to be broadcast Sept. 16 on Fox, were announced Thursday morning. Here are the major races in the miniseries or TV-movie field.Lead Actress in a Miniseries or TV-movie:Queen Latifah (Life Support)Helen Mirren (Prime Suspect: The Final Act)Mary-Louise Parker (The Robber Bride)Debra Messing (The Starter Wife)Gena Rowlands (What If God Were the Sun)Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV-movie:Robert Duvall (Broken Trail)Tom Selleck (Jesse Stone: Sea Change)Jim Broadbent (Longford)William H. Macy (Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King)Matthew Perry (The Ron Clark Story)Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or TV-movie:Greta Scacchi (Broken Trail)Anna Paquin (Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee)Samantha Morton (Longford)Judy Davis (The Starter Wife)Toni Collette (Tsunami: The Aftermath)Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or TV-movie:Thomas Haden Church (Broken Trail)August Schellenberg (Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee) Aidan Qui... read more

At the Movies: Indiana Jones 4 Books Broadbent

Forget my crack about the slashed Metamucil budget. Per Variety, Jim Broadbent will play a Yale professor in the fourth Indiana Jones film, which Steven Spielberg began lensing Monday in New Mexico, but will also shoot in, among other global sites, New Haven, Connecticut.... Kate Hudson will star opposite Dane Cook in Bachelor No. 2, a rom-com about a man hired to take other men's exes out on horrific dates, thus sending them back to their former fellas.... HBO Films is adapting the British play My Zinc Bed, with Uma Thurman, Jonathan Pryce and Paddy Considine all on board.... DreamWorks and Universal are turning the graphic novel Cowboys & Aliens into a live-action feature. read more

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