Industry Eye


Art imitating life: actors playing real life people

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There has been much press and internet speculation recently about which actor will be cast to play the brilliant theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking in a forthcoming feature biopic about his life, with Eddie Redmayne now set to tackle the role.

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BECTU's factual TV code of practice: Will it work?

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Last week at its Freelancers’ Fair, BECTU unveiled the nine points it aims will put an end to poor working conditions in factual television. Will this code of practice help make the issue go away, or is it something that will remain ignored?

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Meet the super campaigns of 2012-2013

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In honour of the Cannes Lions advertising festival, now taking place in sunny France, The Knowledge team has put together three outstanding advertising campaigns of the past year. Take a look at our choices and let us know what you think.

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Forthcoming TV networking event in September

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September is a way off we know, but as the summer months get jam-packed with holidays, social gatherings and of course, busy filming schedules, it’s always good to start planning ahead and keep your finger on the pulse with upcoming TV and film events.

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Marvel's Thor: The Dark World - Disney releases new photos

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Disney has released new photos of the film adaptation of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, revealing a very good looking Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Christopher Eccleston as the villainous Malekith the accursed, Anthony Hopkins as Odin and loads of Dark Elf minions.

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