Hush Hush Biz Caroline Russo October 27, 2015 Comedy and tragedy go hand-in-hand in ‘The Dressmaker’, a larger-than-life, heartbreaking laugher that benefits from its brave cast and stellar wardrobe selection. Not the warm and fuzzy dramedy some may be expecting based off its trailer, Jocelyn Moorhouse’s adaptation of Rosalie Ham’s novel is a considerably dark […]
Alt Media Leigh Livingstone October 26, 2015 Based on the novel by Australian author Rosalie Ham, The Dressmaker is an outback drama about revenge with dark comedic undertones. Fashionable femme fatale and dressmaker, Myrtle ‘Tilly’ Dunnage (Kate Winslet), returns to her dusty country home of Dungatar to take care of her unstable mother (Judy Davis) […]
FiveAA October 26, 2015 Leon Byner chats with Australian actor Hugo Weaving about his role in the new film The Dressmaker. The film also stars Kate Winslet, Judy Davis and Liam Hemsworth. WATCH Leon’s interview with Hugo at the top of this page. The Dressmaker trailer here:
Fox October 25, 2015 Download the clip (mp4 – 256kb) Hugo talks about his near death experience on-stage when he was strangled during a scene, the Hollywood party scene and how involved he had ever gotten with it as well as what it was like working with Kate Winslet and Liam Hemsworth in The Dressmaker!
Australian Women’s Weekly October 22, 2015 The Weekly’s Natalie Babic sat down with Hugo Weaving to discuss his new film, The Dressmaker as well as Kate Winslet, beards and matador capes. He’s one of Australia’s most respected and well-known actors, starring in films including The Lord of the Rings, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the […]
ABC October 22, 2015 Jane Hutcheon speaks to Hugo Weaving on One Plus One, about his successful acting career and staying grounded. The acclaimed actor Hugo Weaving has played pivotal roles in some of the world’s most successful blockbusters. But in his latest part, as a cross-dressing policeman in The Dressmaker, he returns to the […]
Hugo has joined the cast of Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge. Hacksaw Ridge is the true story of conscientious objector, Desmond Doss (Garfield), who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing a gun. Hugo will play Garfield’s son, Tom Doss. The film is expected to be completed in the second half […]
3aW October 19, 2015 Hugo Weaving’s new role takes him to a country town in the You Yangs. He plays Sgt Farrat – a small town policeman with a big secret. My Weaving told Denis Walter all about his new film, The Dressmaker, which hits cinemas on Thursday. WATCH: Hugo Weaving speaks to Denis Walter about his latest role
SMH Linda Morris October 18, 2015 Hugo Weaving will join Toni Collette on the set of a big screen adaption of the bestseller described as an Australian To Kill a Mockingbird. The veteran actor, best known for his roles as Agent Smith in The Matrix trilogy and Elrond in The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit films, has been […]
3AWRadio October 18, 2015 Hugo Weaving speaks to Denis Walter about his new film and working with Kate Winslet.