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Andy Serkis reveals pioneering work on Animal Farm

December 8th, 2013 8:40pm EST
Andy Serkis
Actor Andy Serkis has promised his adaptation of Animal Farm will use techniques never before seen in the film industry.

The Lord Of The Rings star will make his directorial debut with the adaptation of George Orwell's classic novel about a group of farm animals who revolt against their owner and start their own community.

Serkis has now revealed the pioneering methods he is using to portray the talking animals in his movie, telling Screen Daily, "What we're trying to do is fairly unique. It's going to be entirely performance-captured, so rather than photographing real animals and showin...
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Celebrity Birthdays, June 25

June 25th, 2007 3:00am EDT
George Michael
Happy Birthday to "Scooby Doo" actress Linda Cardellini (1975), New York Mets star Carlos Delgado (1972), Wham! singer George Michael (1963), singer Carly Simon (1945), "Lost in Space" mom June Lockheart (1925), prolific director Sidney Lumet (1924), and British author George Orwell (1903; d. 1950).
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Celebrity Birthdays, June 25

June 25th, 2006 3:00am EDT
George Michael
Happy Birthday to "Scooby Doo" actress Linda Cardellini (1975), New York Mets star Carlos Delgado (1972), Wham! singer George Michael (1963), singer Carly Simon (1945), "Lost in Space" mom June Lockheart (1925), prolific director Sidney Lumet (1924), and British author George Orwell (1903; d. 1950).
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