Vanessa Kirby: Princess Margaret role made me see female representation poor in TV

Vanessa Kirby says her role as Princess Margaret in The Crown helped her notice the problematic representation of women on screen By Andrew Bullock For Mailonline Published: 12:38 BST, 6 April 2021 | Updated: 12:40 BST, 6 April 2021 Vanessa Kirby believes her role as Princess Margaret in Netflix‘s The Crown helped her realise a … Read more

EXC Vanessa Kirby is seen treading the boards in Bolton aged 21

Her challenging performance in heartbreaking Netflix hit Pieces Of A Woman has drawn her an Oscar nomination this week. But it seems Vanessa Kirby had somewhat more humble beginnings – as her career really began in Bolton, as a fresh-faced starlet at 21. The thespian, now 32, can be seen in new pictures that detail … Read more

Vanessa Kirby reveals she was left ‘sobbing for 10 minutes’ after filming Pieces Of A Woman birth

Vanessa Kirby has revealed she ‘sobbed for 10 minutes’ after shooting the harrowing labour scene in her film Pieces Of A Woman. The actress, 32, recalled how although she knew it wasn’t real, her ‘unconscious didn’t know the difference, especially having a real baby in my arms’.  While chatting to Harper’s Bazaar, Vanessa also explained that … Read more

Critics Choice Awards 2021: Olivia Colman and Vanessa Kirby nominated

BEST PICTURE Da 5 Bloods (Netflix) Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Netflix) Mank (Netflix) Minari (A24) News of the World (Universal Pictures) Nomadland (Searchlight Pictures) One Night in Miami (Amazon Studios) Promising Young Woman (Focus Features) Sound of Metal (Amazon Studios) The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Netflix) BEST ACTOR Ben Affleck – The Way Back … Read more

Olivia Colman leads Brits recognised by Critics Choice Movie Awards as Vanessa Kirby also nominated

BEST PICTURE Da 5 Bloods (Netflix) Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom (Netflix) Mank (Netflix) Minari (A24) News of the World (Universal Pictures) Nomadland (Searchlight Pictures) One Night in Miami (Amazon Studios) Promising Young Woman (Focus Features) Sound of Metal (Amazon Studios) The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Netflix) BEST ACTOR Ben Affleck – The Way Back … Read more

Gayle King’s daughter Kirby ties the knot in ‘perfect’ wedding at Oprah Winfrey’s Montecito estate

Gayle King’s daughter Kirby Bumpus ties the knot in ‘perfect’ wedding at Oprah Winfrey’s Montecito estate By Rachel Mcgrath For Dailymail.com Published: 04:02 GMT, 2 February 2021 | Updated: 04:02 GMT, 2 February 2021 Her daughter Kirby Bumpus tied the knot in December. But it was only on Monday that Gayle King announced the news … Read more

Vanessa Kirby says Pieces Of A Woman was her ‘biggest challenge’

‘It was my biggest challenge’: Vanessa Kirby believes it was her ‘duty’ to accurately portray a mother who has lost a child in heartbreaking film Pieces Of A Woman By Andrew Bullock For Mailonline Published: 16:42 GMT, 31 January 2021 | Updated: 16:42 GMT, 31 January 2021 Vanessa Kirby has opened up about her process … Read more

Vanessa Kirby and Katherine Waterston play lovers Tallie and Abigail in The World To Come

Vanessa Kirby and Katherine Waterston play lovers Tallie and Abigail in a new trailer released for their upcoming film The World To Come.  In the clip, it sees Vanessa, 32, and Katherine, 40, as Tallie and Abigail share several steamy kisses as their characters fall in love and embark in a secret affair without their husbands knowing.  The film is set … Read more

Vanessa Kirby claims she would have found it ‘daunting’ portraying Princess Margaret in recent times

Vanessa Kirby claims she would have found it ‘daunting’ portraying Princess Margaret more recently than she did in The Crown as she was ‘controversial’ By Roxy Simons For Mailonline Published: 11:41 GMT, 4 January 2021 | Updated: 11:41 GMT, 4 January 2021 She rose to fame after portraying Princess Margaret in The Crown’s first and … Read more

Vanessa Kirby reveals she ‘blew a kiss’ to the woman she watched give birth for role

‘I blew her a kiss and felt like such an idiot’: Vanessa Kirby reveals her amusing reaction while watching a woman give birth as she prepared for Pieces Of A Woman role By Roxy Simons For Mailonline Published: 13:04 GMT, 18 December 2020 | Updated: 13:04 GMT, 18 December 2020 Vanessa Kirby revealed her embarrassment … Read more