Thursday, June 28, 2007

Cate Blanchett Plays Elizabeth I Again

From the Toronto International Film Festival website:

"ELIZABETH: THE GOLDEN AGE will premiere as a Gala Presentation at the 32nd Toronto International Film Festival. Reprising the roles they originated in seven-time Academy Award™-nominated ELIZABETH, Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush join returning director Shekhar Kapur for a gripping historical thriller laced with treachery and romance. Joining them in the epic is Clive Owen as Sir Walter Raleigh, a dashing seafarer and newfound temptation for Elizabeth.

ELIZABETH: THE GOLDEN AGE finds Queen Elizabeth I (Academy Award™-winner Cate Blanchett) facing bloodlust for her throne and familial betrayal. Growing keenly aware of the changing religious and political tides of late 16th century Europe, Elizabeth finds her rule openly challenged by the Spanish King Philip II (Jordi Molla) – with his powerful army and sea-dominating armada – determined to restore England to Catholicism ... "

Read the full news release.

No comments:


Copyright © 2008 Kristoforos Media. This layout made by and copyright cmbs.