Claire Foy

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Breaking the silence: movies grapple with the #MeToo movement
This season sees Oscar-tipped dramas She Said, Women Talking and Tár all confront the difficulties of women dealing with the fallout of sexual assault

Adrian Horton

28, Nov, 2022 @6:03 AM

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Women Talking review – Sarah Polley’s moving Mennonite #MeToo drama
Toronto film festival: The actor turned director brings strong performances from a talky female ensemble, including Claire Foy and Jessie Buckley

Benjamin Lee in Toronto

09, Sep, 2022 @1:54 PM

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The Electrical Life of Louis Wain review – a portrait of the artist as a delusional cat lover
Benedict Cumberbatch and Claire Foy star in this affecting biopic of the Victorian painter whose enthusiasms were overtaken by mental illness

Wendy Ide

02, Jan, 2022 @11:00 AM

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The week in TV: A Very British Scandal; The Tourist; Around the World in 80 Days; Stay Close
Claire Foy scandalises for Britain, Jamie Dornan convinces in the outback and Cush Jumbo excels in Stay Close, but David Tennant’s Phileas Fogg feels sadly adrift

Barbara Ellen

02, Jan, 2022 @9:30 AM

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Claire Foy says sex scenes leave her feeling exposed and exploited
Actor plays Duchess of Argyll, subject of infamous 1963 divorce case, in upcoming BBC drama

Kevin Rawlinson

21, Dec, 2021 @8:59 AM

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‘I like sex and am extremely good at it’ – the real crime of the ‘fellatio duchess’ in A Very British Scandal
It was the divorce that gripped Britain, involving photographs of the Duchess of Argyll performing oral sex. But, says the writer of the BBC’s new drama, the woman behind the headlines was unfairly vilified

Zoe Williams

17, Dec, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Naomie Harris says ‘huge star’ groped her during audition
Bond actor recalls past #MeToo incident and contrasts lack of censure with ‘immediate’ removal on recent project

Helen Pidd

12, Dec, 2021 @11:17 AM

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Is James McAvoy’s improvised thriller the strangest Covid movie yet?
In My Son, the actor goes from scene to scene without a script trying to find his child, a bizarre new low for pandemic cinema

Benjamin Lee

16, Sep, 2021 @6:41 PM

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The Electrical Life of Louis Wain review – Cumberbatch’s cat artist drowns in quirk
Benedict Cumberbatch’s portrayal of eccentric Edwardian artist famed for his cute cats is brimful of star cameos but gets lost in mannered performances

Peter Bradshaw

03, Sep, 2021 @6:15 AM

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'I've threatened to break the rules and kiss her': Claire Foy and Matt Smith on acting in lockdown
They’re separated by a two-metre stick but their chemistry is as strong as ever. The Crown stars on their socially-distanced take on Lungs; lockdown diets and naked drawings

Arifa Akbar

29, Jun, 2020 @2:00 PM

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Lungs: In Camera review – Claire Foy and Matt Smith mix the personal and planetary
In a physically distanced stage production, performed live to a Zoom audience, Duncan Macmillan’s play acquires new pertinence

Chris Wiegand

28, Jun, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Claire Foy and Matt Smith to live-stream Lungs in bid to save Old Vic
Tickets will soon go on sale for a ‘socially distanced’ version of 2019 sellout to shore up theatre’s ‘seriously perilous’ finances due to the coronavirus pandemic

Chris Wiegand

27, May, 2020 @10:24 AM

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