Posts tagged "the tudors"

Remote Control: What You’ll Want To Watch The Week Of April 5th 2010

Oh, television, you are a good companion. Thank you for always providing a good time and never talking back. After the jump, some shows to look forward to this week, from the premieres of "Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood," "The Tudors," and "What Chili Wants" to soon-to-be classic episodes of "Gossip Girl" and…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 5, 2010

Jonathan Rhys Meyers Arrested After Alleged Drunken Airport Bar Brawl

No, Jonathan. No, no, no, no, no. You're way too talented an actor, and far too attractive, to get taken down for crap like this. "Tudors" actor Jonathan Rhys Meyers (you know, the stone cold sex bomb who was in "Match Point") was arrested by French police on Saturday afternoon after allegedly punching out a…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 24, 2009

Costume Designers Dish About Chuck Bass and Don Draper

“To me, to pick the right blouse with the right sensibility feels in some ways like art. I’m an artist, but I’m painting with clothes.”That's totally the sort of obtuse thing Karl Lagerfeld would say, but it's actually a quote from Eric Daman, the costume designer for "Gossip Girl." Good, because we'd expect nothing le…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 8, 2009

Anne Boleyn’s Changing Reputation

Who was Anne Boleyn, exactly? Whoever she was, she is portrayed differently according to the time period, writes University of Kentucky professor Susan Bordo in the Chronicle Review. Back in the early 20th century, Bordo says that Anne was depicted as a martyr to Henry and his quest for a male heir. These days, i…
By: Catherine Strawn / April 3, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Henry Cavill

I am kind of over Showtime's The Tudors because I totally know what's going to happen (read The Other Boleyn Girl, naturally, and that told me everything I needed to know) and I also think Jonathan Rhys Meyers is a little creepy and bug-eyed as Henry VIII -- though I do think the woman who…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 3, 2008