“Belle” Star Gugu Mbatha-Raw Talks “Jupiter Ascending” Role

British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw is receiving excellent notices for her work as the titular character in Fox Searchlight's just released period drama Belle. Mbatha-Raw will also be featured later this summer in Jupiter Ascending, a science fiction adventure tale from Lana and Andy Wachowski.   During the Belle interviews, the actress talked about her role in Jupiter … Continue reading “Belle” Star Gugu Mbatha-Raw Talks “Jupiter Ascending” Role

‘Belle’ Actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw Inspired By Jane Austen Universe

Now playing in select theaters, Belle is the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), the biracial daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay (Matthew Goode). Although her aristocratic lineage gives her various privileges, there are still huge challenges Belle must face. Tom Wilkinson co-stars as Lord Mansfield, the great uncle who raises Belle along with his … Continue reading ‘Belle’ Actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw Inspired By Jane Austen Universe