The British actor is in negotiations to play William Weatherall Wilkins, president of Fidelity Fiduciary Bank, in the sequel to 1964's Mary Poppins
"I am truly humbled and honoured to be asked by Disney to bring P L Travers further adventures to the screen. The iconic original film means so much to me personally, and I look forward to creating an original movie musical that can bring Mary Poppins, and her message that childlike wonder can be found in even the most challenging of times, to a whole new generation," said director Rob Marshall.
The BBC reports that producer Valeria Richter was barred by red carpet officials, who allegedly pointed to her feet and said, "No, no, this won't work. You can't get in like this."
Emily Blunt rejected the idea that her character represented some sort of female empowerment
This year, 19 films are vying for the trophy. 11 are from Europe, more than half of them from France and Italy
The Golden Globes, that most American of awards where celebrities get drunk and laugh at Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's jokes, are being invaded by the British. Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne are up for Best Actor awards, as fans around the world sing hallelujahs in chorus
The British lawyer married George officially in a civil ceremony on September 29
Actress Emily Blunt cried when she tried on her Edge of Tomorrow costume, says her co-star Tom Cruise.