Hugh Dancy to be honored at Ga. film fest

Hugh Dancy to be honored at Ga. film fest

SAVANNAH, Ga., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- British actor Hugh Dancy is to be honored with the Spotlight Award at the upcoming 12th annual Savannah Film Festival, organizers said.
Report: Danes and Dancy marry in France

Report: Danes and Dancy marry in France

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy, who met on the set of the 2007 film "Evening," tied the knot several weeks ago in France, a wedding guest told People.com.

Actress Danes engaged to actor Dancy

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Claire Danes and British actor Hugh Dancy are engaged to be married, the couple's representative has confirmed.
Cusack, Goodman sign up for 'Shopaholic'

Cusack, Goodman sign up for 'Shopaholic'

LOS ANGELES, March 5 (UPI) -- U.S. film stars Joan Cusack and John Goodman have signed on to play Isla Fisher's parents in the film adaptation of the novel "Confessions of a Shopaholic."

'Book Club' film garners new members

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Three more actors have joined the cast of a Hollywood adaptation of the Karen Joy Fowler novel, "The Jane Austen Book Club."

Cast of 'The Jane Austin Book Club'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Writer/director Robin Swicord's "The Jane Austen Book Club" has seen a fair amount of cast addition, including two well-known U.S. television stars.

Shorts the big story in Milan

MILAN, Italy, June 27 (UPI) -- A lot of leg was on display at the menswear shows in Milan.

'Shooting Dogs' stars defend grim film

LONDON, March 31 (UPI) -- "Shooting Dogs" star John Hurt defended the Rwandan genocide movie at its London premiere as a "brilliantly crafted film."

'Shooting Dogs' screened in Rwanda

KIGALI, Rwanda, March 28 (UPI) -- About 1,500 people, including government officials, attended the world premiere of "Shooting Dogs" at the soccer stadium in Kigali, Rwanda.

BBC film traumatizes Rwandan survivors

KIGALI, Rwanda, March 19 (UPI) -- Filming of a BBC-funded movie about the Rwandan genocide has reportedly traumatized survivors with its "authentic re-creation" of horrific events.

'Ella' author: Film has own spirit

NEW YORK, April 12 (UPI) -- The new film "Ella Enchanted" may be a very loose adaptation of Gail Carson Levine's beloved children's book, but the U.S. author says she was pleased.

Testing for new Caped Crusader to start

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Holy casting, Batman -- director Christopher Nolan is expected to test several young actors for the role of Caped Cursader in the next few days.

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Hugh Dancy
British actor Hugh Dancy attends the British independent film awards at Hammersmith Palais in London on November 30, 2005. (UPI Photo/Rune Hellestad)

Hugh Dancy (born 19 June 1975) is an English Emmy Award nominated actor and model.

Dancy was born in Stoke-on-Trent, the son of eminent British philosopher Jonathan Dancy, a professor at the University of Reading and at the University of Texas at Austin. His mother, Sarah, is a publisher. He has a brother, Jack, a co-director of the travel company, Trufflepig Travel, and a sister, Kate, who works for Save the Children. Dancy was educated at the Dragon School in Oxford, Winchester College, and St Peter's College, Oxford. At the age of 18, he acted in the Winchester College Players production of Twelfth Night which was performed in both Winchester and at the Minack Theatre in Cornwall.

In 1999, Dancy played the role of, Danny, who had a fleeting romance with Rachel, one of the shows main characters, in the second series of hit ITV1 comedy-drama Cold Feet.

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