STC’s The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui wins four awards at Sydney Theatre Awards in the mainstage categories! Best Male Actor in a Leading Role (Hugo Weaving) Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role (Mitchell Butel) Best Stage Design (Robert Cousins) Best Sound Design (Stefan Gregory) Congratulations!
From the NFSA 2018 highlights collection we now have 2 short clips of Hugo talking about researching the role of Douglas Jardine and playing a real-life person in Bodyline, and about meeting the directors of The Matrix and the Australian films that led them to cast him as Agent Smith – enjoy! NFSA Acquisition highlights
Hugo has been cast in Ben Lawrence’s Australian movie Hearts and Bones A shell-shocked photojournalist, haunted by what he has witnessed on assignment in Africa, returns home on the eve of becoming a father. When one of his photographs threatens to destroy a Sudanese refugee’s new life, the two men are reunited by nightmare events from […]
Hugo Weaving, Pamela Rabe and Zahra Newman will star in Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, directed by Kip Williams. More details on the official website here.
Hugo Weaving will star in the film, about an unlikely love story between modern Muslim woman Jaiwara and local loner musician Claudio. Looming large is local crime figure Duke (Weaving) and his rival Farouk, Jaiwara’s gangster brother. Read more here.
Check out the brand new trailer and posters for Irish famine thriller Black ’47.