Kenneth Branagh on "My Week with Marilyn"

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Actor Kenneth Branagh discusses his career and his role in “My Week with Marilyn,” playing Sir Lawrence Olivier. He was just nominated for a SAG Award this morning for his performance.


Kenneth Branagh

Comments [3]


The movie was wonderful. Michelle Williams shines as Marilyn Monroe and it's always a amazing to watch Kenneth Branagh on screen. I had the pleasure of doing an exclusive interview with him as well, where I found out who he'd like to play him in 30 years if there ever was a film for "My Week With Michelle".

Dec. 21 2011 02:55 AM
Scott Thrift from Brooklyn, NY

What a great piece thank you, fascinating intellect that Branagh. Adore his screen adaptation of Hamlet, should keep that play fresh for another 400 years guaranteed.

Dec. 20 2011 01:53 PM
Anthony from Jackson Heights

I saw "Wallander" for the first time just a few days ago, and found it riveting. I've been a fan of Branagh since Henry V and Much Ado, and I found his portrayal of the introspective, driven Swedish detective psychologically compelling. There are touches of subtle humor in the character, too, in spite of its darkness. I really enjoyed this interview, especially the insights into the dynamic between Olivier (one of my actor-heroes) and Marilyn Monroe when they worked together.

Dec. 20 2011 01:46 PM

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