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EXCLUSIVE: Video Interview with Harley Sylvester & THE GUVNORS movie review

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Flavourmag.co.uk's film editor Zehra Phelan sat down with Rizzle Kick's Harley Sylvester and writer/director Gabe Turner for this exclusive interview on The Guvnor's Movie. Mitch (Doug Allen) was once part of a legendary South East London firm, where football hooliganism was just part of life, casual violence and intimidation was all he lived for.Now, many years on, he is happily...

Exclusive: Idris Elba talks The Mountain Between Us, following his co-star on Snapchat and filming intimate scenes with Kate Winslet

Friday the 6th of October see's the release of the romantic survival film, The Mountain Between Us starring Idris Elba and Kate Winslet.With that in mind, we sat down with Mr. Elba to chat all things about the film. Idris isn't known for his romantic roles, so we wanted to know how he approached his intimate scenes with Kate...

Interview: Entourage’s Adrian Grenier talks all about the Film and TV series.

The boys are back and leading the pack is Vincent Chase. After eight hugely successful seasons on HBO, Hollywood-set comedy-drama Entourage makes the leap to the big screen. Reprising his role as A-list star Vince is Adrian Grenier, an actor both as laid-back and beloved as his character. Born in New Mexico and raised in New York, Grenier began his...

Interview: Dylan O’Brien on Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials

After his star-making turn as Thomas in the global hit “The Maze Runner,” actor Dylan O’Brien relished the chance to live out the next stage of the character’s complex life. When last seen, Thomas and the remaining Gladers have escaped the terrifying maze to join other survivors in a world mysteriously ravaged by nature and disease. However, like many youths...

Exclusive: Angourie Rice Interview on her New Film, Everyday

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Since bursting onto the big screen as Ryan Gosling's daughter in The Nice Guys, rising star, Angourie Rice hasn’t been short of a few roles. The young actress has shown immense potential starring opposite so fairly big names in the form of Nicole Kidman and Colin Farrell in The Beguiled as well as starring as Betty in last year’s Spider-Man:...

Moana Film Presentation – What We Learned from Producer Osnat Shurer

We had the honour of attending a very special film presentation in London for the upcoming Disney Animation, Moana, which stars the voices of newcomer Auli’i Cravalho, and the man that can do no wrong right now, Mr. Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. Moana, tells the story of a young kick-ass Mauri girl discovering who she really is as she comes...

Guerrilla Premiere Red Carpet Interviews including Idris Elba

Last night Flavourmag attended the premiere of the new Sky Atlantic series, Guerrilla, which see's all episodes available from 13 April exclusively on Sky Atlantic and NOW TV, we caught up with a few of the stars of the show on the red carpet. Guerrilla follows politically active lovers Jas (Freida Pinto) and Marcus (Babou Ceesay) and their friends as political...

Carmen Ejogo Interview about film Selma and her role as Martin Luther King Jr’s wife.

With the release of the critically acclaimed film Selma, which, tells the true story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, historic struggle to secure voting rights for all people which was a dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with the epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama and led to President Johnson signing the Voting Rights act of 1965,...

The Accountant Exclusive Interview: Cynthia Addai-Robinson

Friday, November the 4th see's Ben Affleck return to the big screen again this year as Christian Wolff in 'The Accountant'. Christian Wolff (Affleck) is a math savant with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organizations. With the...

Black Mass Interview: Real Life Winter Hill Gang Mobster Mark Silverman discusses the film.

With the release of Black Mass starring Johnny Depp out on DVD on the 21st of March, we had the opportunity to sit down for a chat with real life Winter Hill Gang mobster Mark Silverman to talk about the accuracy of the film and discuss Whitey Bulger. Mark, whose picture does not appear for obvious reasons, not only had ties...

Interview: Emmerdale’s Pasha Bocarie talks working on the hit TV show and his passions.

Pasha Bocarie is currently starring as the sly and devious Rakesh in the hit ITV series Emmerdale, but Pasha isn’t just a great actor and pretty face but has a lot of hidden talents under his belt. A musician, sportsman and all-round nice bloke, Pasha has worked hard from a young age without the support of his parents to achieve his...

Interview: Karen Bryson tells us about her new film, The Carrier, talks Shameless and her future work.

Karen Bryson is no stranger to the screen, better known for her role in Shameless, playing the feisty Avril Powell her career goes from strength to strength with no limitations. Karen has recently seen her new film, The Carrier premiere at the Raindance film festival, we got the chance to sit down and pose a few questions her way about...

Lenny Abrahamson talks The Little Stranger and working with Domhnall Gleeson

It's been three years since Lenny Abrahamson's Room landed with brute force, now the exceptionally brilliant filmmaker is back with The Little Stranger. The follow-up to 2015's Room is yet another adaptation from a novel but this gothic nuanced spine-tingler couldn't be any more different.The film is a darkly mysterious drama adapted for the big screen by BAFTA nominee...

EXCLUSIVE Kickboxer: Vengeance Interview with Alain Moussi

From breaking into the business as a stunt double for some of Hollywood’s biggest stars, to starring in the remake of Kickboxer with his childhood hero, Jean-Claude Van Damme. We catch up with one of action movies’ freshest stars, Alain Moussi, to find out more. Kickboxer: Vengeance is a real throwback to the classic 80s martial arts movies, and your...

Interview: Daniel Craig and Naomie Harris Discuss SPECTRE

With the release of Spectre on Blu-Ray and DVD on the 22nd of February, Bond himself, Daniel Craig and Miss Moneypenny aka Naomie Harris sat down to have a chat about the film. NAOMIE HARRIS How do you think the franchise stays relevant? One of the things that always makes this franchise so exciting and keeps the audience on board and loving...

Interview: Sing Street’s Ferdia Walsh-Peelo talks first time acting, 80’s music and working with Jack Reynor.

Director John Carney has brought us musical wonders for the big screen in the form of Once and Begin Again and his new offering Sing Street – which is out in cinemas May 20 - is another musical journey that will penetrate the soul and make you fall in love with the 80’s. Set in 80’s Ireland, Sing Street follows...

Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson talks Den of Thieves

On Friday the 2nd of February, Gerard Butler and a whole host of muscle, including Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson, will be appearing in cinemas across the country in heist thriller, Den of Thieves. To celebrate the release Curtis Jackson sat down to talk about the film.Den of Thieves is a gritty Los Angeles crime saga which follows the intersecting...

Ice Age: Collision Course Interview – Co-Director, Galen Chu Discusses the Film.

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Co- Director Galen Chu is a true veteran of the Ice Age Franchise having started his career as an animator on the very first Ice Age back in 2002. Now 15 years later and with the 5th film in the franchise being released, Our Film Editor, Zehra Phelan sat down with Galen Chu to talk about the Collision Course. Read our Ice Age:...

EXCLUSIVE Urban Hymn Interview: Letitia Wright and Isabella Laughland

Michael Caton-Jones critically acclaimed 'Urban Hymn' is about to open in cinemas on the 30th of September - We got to sit down with two of the three female leads - Letitia Wright and Isabella Laughland to chat about the film. URBAN HYMN - which won Best Film in the Generator +18 category at the Giffoni Film Festival and screened at...

Comedy Duo and new stars of All 4’s Comedy Blaps Max & Ivan talk The Reunion and More.

Channel 4 have recently announced a new 3-part comedy Blaps with Max Olesker and Ivan Gonzalez,  best known as the highly acclaimed duo Max & Ivan, are included, with a television version of their 2013 Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated show, The Reunion. As a beloved and critically acclaimed live sketch duo Max & Ivan, they’ve played a team of con artists attempting...

Southside With You Interview: Parker Sawyers Talks Playing Barack Obama

To celebrate the release of Southside With You on Friday, September 30th we sat down the man who plays a young Barack Obama - Parker Sawyers - to chat about the film. Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, Southside With You recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a charming young law associate named Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers)...

Alexandra Shipp ‘Storm’ on X-Men: Dark Phoenix and wanting to team up with Halle Berry

To celebrate the release of the next instalment of the X-Men franchise, X-Men: Dark Phoenix on Wednesday the 5th of June, we spoke to Alexandra Shipp on what the film holds in store.Set in 1992, nearly ten years after ‘Apocalypse’ as the X-Men have become national heroes. Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) starts sending his X-Men on increasingly dangerous missions...

Adeel Akhtar talks Victoria and Abdul and Diversity in Film and TV

Last year’s return to the role of Queen Victoria for Dame Judi Dench, came with humour and heart in a story based on when Ol’ Vicky struck up the most unlikely of friendships with her India servant. To mark the home entertainment release of Victoria and Abdul, on the 22nd of January we sat down to speak to Adeel Akhtar — who plays Mohammed, Abdul’s long-suffering colleague...

Interview: Entourage’s Kevin Dillon talks about the show, Entourage the movie and took a trip down memory lane.

With the release of the Entourage Movie out on DVD and Blu-ray from the 26th of October we jumped at the chance to speak to one of the stars of the film, Johnny ‘Drama’ Chase a.k.a. Kevin Dillon. You’ll all recognise the face of Kevin Dillon from his role in the TV Series and Movie, Entourage playing Johnny ‘Drama’ Chase...

Pierfrancesco Favino on Crime Thriller ‘Suburra’

Pierfrancesco Favino, one of the most famous Italian actors of our day, sat down with our film editor Zehra Phelan to have a chat about playing corrupt politician Filippo Malgradi in the Mafia Crime Thriller Suburra. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mnGM0IhrmzcFavino has starred as the protagonist and was also the film's producer for “Without No Mercy” presented in 2014 at the Venice Film Festival...

Exclusive: Director Kasi Lemmons talks making ‘Harriet’ and working with Cynthia Erivo

Considering Harriet Tubman was one of the most prominent and courageous women in the fight against slavery, her story has never made it to the big screen... until now. Kasi Lemmons finally brings her story to light aided by Cynthia Erivo as Tubman in a poignant and revealing story which is just as important now as it was back...

Angourie Rice Talks About Playing Ryan Gosling’s Daughter in ‘The Nice Guys’

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At the tender age of 13, a Young Angourie Rice made her way from her native Australia to America to play Ryan Gosling's Daughter, Holly in the upcoming 'The Nice Guys' which is released in UK cinemas Friday June 3. Playing Holly in The Nice Guys also see's her work alongside Russell Crowe, although born a Kiwi he classes himself...

Exclusive: Banter filled interview with Double Date’s Danny Morgan and Michael Socha

After taking this year’s Horror Channel Frightfest by storm, Danny Morgan’s hilarious horror/comedy Double Date, finally hit the cinemas on Friday the 13th of October. The film, which is a very modern bromance involving tackling the perils of dating when the Unbearably self-assured, and irritatingly cocksure, Alex (Michael Socha) in his loyalty to his dearest friend, Jim (Danny Morgan),...

Video Interview – Andre Holland, star of The Knick talks to Flavourmag.

Andre Holland hit our TV screens in The Knick, a historical medical drama, back in October 2014 as Dr. Algernon Edwards on Sky Atlantic. The Knick, a 10 part series directed by Academy Award winner and Emmy nominee Steven Soderbergh is set in downtown New York in 1900, The Knick centres on Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and...

Interview: Gabourey Sidibe on Grimsby and her love for Idris Elba.

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With the release of Sacha Baron Cohen's much-anticipated action-comedy Grimsby in cinemas today we sat down for a chat with Gabourey Sidibe on the film. Gabourey Sidibe, who only has a small but pivotal part in Grimsby as Banu Cleaner first shot onto the silver screen in the tough and emotional gritty Precious and has since gone on to be...