The Guardian Nancy Groves August 29, 2015 Hugo Weaving likes playing faceless villains, he once told an American journalist, because it means people are less likely to recognise him in real life. It’s a good tactic but one that certainly isn’t working for him in sleepy Busselton, Western Australia, where he’s in town to be […]
720 ABC Perth Geoff Hutchison August 28, 2015 Today the Mornings Program broadcasted live from CinefestOZ in Busselton. Geoff Hutchison had a chat with Aussie talent Hugo Weaving, a legend of the film and theatrical world but a title Hugo doesn’t feel entirely comfortable with. Hugo talks about his journey as an actor and the importance of […]
If you haven’t seen it yet, here’s the (unfortunately very short) interview with Hugo from BBC2’s Artsnight with Richard Wilson about Samuel Beckett. Caps in the gallery here.
Australian celebrities and athletes have appeared in two ads for the #WeCanDoThis marriage equality campaign. Check out the vid below and the article from The Guardian here.
Hugo has attended the opening night of ‘The Present’ at Sydney Theatre Company on August 8, 2015 (pics by Jennifer Polixenni Brankin for Getty Images).
The Age Deborah Gough August 1, 2015 AUSTRALIANS UNITE: ‘I STAND WITH ADAM GOODES’ Celebrities, athletes, political figures take a stand against racism and unite in support for Adam Goodes. #istandwithadam As Sydney Swans players prepared to run through a banner adorned with the simple word “RESPECT”, youngsters, footballers, actors and well known Australians threw their support behind Adam […]
Together with Cate Blanchett, Richard Roxborough and Peter Phelps, and many other well known Australians, Hugo sent a short video to Fairfax Media to back the #istandwithadam campaign to support Sydney Swans start Adam Goodes (The Age).
Many congratulations to Hugo who has been named as this year’s CinèfestOZ August 26-30) 2015 Screen Legend! Hugo Weaving has been named as this year’s CinèfestOZ 2015 Screen Legend with today’s launch of the festival’s program. Weaving will be recognised for his achievements as an Australian actor at the Festival’s Gala Night on 29 August at which […]