Emerald Fennell

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Cinderella review – not so much a ball as a blast
Bewitching melodies abound as Andrew Lloyd Webber’s terrifically OTT but warm and inclusive musical finally arrives

Chris Wiegand

18, Aug, 2021 @10:47 PM

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Andrew Lloyd Webber on Cinderella: ‘We’re not looking for a fight – we just want culture back!’
The composer said his latest musical would open, even if he went to jail. Now it has – but he’s still furious at a government he says has ‘dumped’ theatre. We talk to him and the show’s writer Emerald Fennell

Chris Wiegand

01, Jul, 2021 @7:58 AM

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The best films of 2021 so far
Chloé Zhao hits the road, Carey Mulligan takes her revenge and Emma Stone refashions Cruella in the pick of this year’s films

Andrew Pulver

15, Jun, 2021 @8:52 AM

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‘My mum met my dad, they had sex. It’s amazing!’: the best quotes of the 2021 Oscars
Daniel Kaluuya shouted out to his parents’ productivity, Frances McDormand urged Americans to return to cinemas soon, and winners decried police brutality in America

Adrian Horton

26, Apr, 2021 @4:20 AM

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Emerald Fennell wins best original screenplay Oscar for Promising Young Woman
Fennell takes writing Oscar for rape-revenge satire starring Carey Mulligan, which she also directed

Andrew Pulver

26, Apr, 2021 @12:12 AM

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And the winner should be … Peter Bradshaw’s predictions for the 2021 Oscars
Will Nomadland clean up this year? Will Anthony Hopkins get best actor? Our film critic gives the low down on the contenders for the Academy Awards

Peter Bradshaw

23, Apr, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Promising Young Woman review – Carey Mulligan’s avenging angel burns bright
As a medical school dropout spiralling between grief, rage and revenge, Mulligan takes Emerald Fennell’s Oscar contender to the next level

Wendy Ide

18, Apr, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Promising Young Woman review – a deathly dark satire of gender politics
Carey Mulligan is at her ice-cold best as a scheming sociopath in this fearless unpicking of entitlement and victimhood

Peter Bradshaw

15, Apr, 2021 @10:00 AM

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No man’s land: in crowning Chloé Zhao and Emerald Fennell, Bafta has triumphed
An immaculate set of choices this year were capped by best film for Nomadland and best British film for Promising Young Woman – with Anthony Hopkins’ honour the cherry on top

Peter Bradshaw

11, Apr, 2021 @8:18 PM

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Are promising female auteurs getting trapped in the franchise machine?
With Oscar nominees Emerald Fennell and Chloé Zhao moving on to superhero films, there’s a danger that the mainstream’s gain will be indie cinema’s loss

Steve Rose

05, Apr, 2021 @8:00 AM

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‘It’s wild!’ Carey Mulligan and Emerald Fennell on making Oscars history
Promising Young Woman’s five nods include the first for a female British director. Its star and writer-director discuss telling women’s stories, tackling difficult subjects – and feeling shellshocked

Amy Fleming

19, Mar, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Radical, angry, creative: British women lead a screen revolution
The Golden Globe nominations prove that the industry is in the throes of a sea change for female writers and directors

Vanessa Thorpe

06, Feb, 2021 @10:00 PM

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