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Emmy Nominations for Branagh, Gleeson

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Posted by: sue
July 20, 2009, 07:37 AM

Over the weekend, nominations for the Emmys were revealed. Congratulations are in order for actor Brendan Gleeson (Mad Eye) for his work on the HBO Winston Churchill film "Into the Storm," and to actor Kenneth Branagh for his work on the BBC series "Wallander." Cheers!

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I loved Kenneth Branagh and Brendan Gleeson in HP! I thought Branagh was perfect as Lockhart and Gleeson was one of the few things I liked about GOF.

I watched “Into the Storm” and most of the “Wallander” espisodes. I’ve seen many documentaries and TV adaptions about Churchill’s life. I’ve enjoyed most of them, but I didn’t like “Into the Storm”. Gleeson and the other actors were fine. I just thought they didn’t have much of a story to work with.

I liked “Wallander” very much. Branagh is wonderful. But I thought it was odd that this series about a Swedish detective and set in Sweden seemed to have only British actors. I kept waiting to hear a Swedish accent, but never did.

Posted by KB Prez [ROAR!] on July 20, 2009, 11:56 AM report to moderator
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Super congrats to both of them! :)

Posted by Half-Blood Princess66[ROAR!] on July 20, 2009, 12:06 PM report to moderator
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YAY

Posted by dumbledore592 on July 20, 2009, 12:18 PM report to moderator
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Moody is coming back for DH part 1. I glad he is. Although its sad about what happens to him.

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on July 20, 2009, 12:40 PM report to moderator
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yay for Ken & Bren, now I have a reason to care about the Emmys

Posted by Sirius B (HeartMagic104) on July 20, 2009, 12:44 PM report to moderator
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Thats nice…

Posted by Won_Two on July 20, 2009, 01:29 PM report to moderator
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Woo! Congrats :)

Posted by Christine on July 20, 2009, 01:30 PM report to moderator
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congrats to them!!!

Posted by RaWr...WeReWoLf on July 20, 2009, 02:41 PM report to moderator
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Congratulations, to two magnificent actors! Well deserved accolades, indeed, and I hope they win!

Posted by Confederate Lady [CL, Rawwrrrr] on July 20, 2009, 04:12 PM report to moderator
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Cool! Good Luck!

Posted by Malfoyluva on July 20, 2009, 05:45 PM report to moderator
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I adore Kenneth Branagh….this is awesome Congrats to both of them!

Posted by Jade Danielle (WBM) on July 20, 2009, 07:32 PM report to moderator
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I loved Branagh as Lockhart and Gleeson is a good Mad Eye.

Posted by monicahp2009(WBM) on July 20, 2009, 08:18 PM report to moderator
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GOOD LUCK TO THE BOTH OF THEM.

Posted by biiigbob on July 20, 2009, 09:47 PM report to moderator
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Congrats to Both, they are both good actors

Posted by WolfyWizard on July 20, 2009, 10:06 PM report to moderator
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congrats to anyone who is given a award for acting.

Posted by HGROSS44 on July 21, 2009, 03:13 AM report to moderator
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