Fargo to Four Weddings: readers' 25 best
Fargo to Four Weddings: readers' 25 best films of the 90sThe GuardianBut what makes it so very brilliant is it is just incredibly, wonderfully funny. The dialogue is simply perfect – scabrous, poetic, witty, crude – and delivered with gusto by a spot-on cast whose most famous names now are Rhys Ifans and Dougray Scott.
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 4:54 am
Rhys Ifans calls on filmmakers to tell more
BBC NewsRhys Ifans calls on filmmakers to tell more Welsh storiesBBC NewsActor Rhys Ifans has said he would like to see more films made about life in Wales rather than the country just being used as a filming location. The Twin Town and Notting Hill star said "incredible films and TV shows" were now being made in his homeland.and more »
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 10:15 pm
Twin Town 'based on Swansea characters'
Twin Town 'based on Swansea characters' known by Kevin AllenBBC NewsDirector of Twin Town, Kevin Allen, has said the on-screen characters were based on real people from Swansea. The 1997 film centred around tearaway "twins" Jeremy and Julian Lewis, played by Rhys Ifans and his real-life brother Llyr Evans. The plot ...and more »
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 10:36 am
Twin Town 20 years on: 'It belched in
BBC NewsTwin Town 20 years on: 'It belched in people's faces'BBC NewsTwin Town enjoys cult status in the pantheon of Welsh cinema - but that was not always the case. It follows the exploits of tearaway "twins" Jeremy and Julian Lewis (Rhys Ifans and real life brother Llyr Evans), opening with panoramic shots of Swansea ...and more »
Posted on 2 August 2017 | 10:34 pm
Twin Town will be screened on a beach in
WalesOnlineTwin Town will be screened on a beach in Swansea to celebrate 20 years since its releaseWalesOnlineTaking place on Thursday, August 3, the exact location is yet to be revealed but there will be a Q&A with writer and director Allen and appearances by members of the cast, which includes Rhys Ifans and Llyr Ifans playing the Lewis brothers as well as ...
Posted on 24 June 2017 | 6:27 am
University honours for ex-Swans star
He came to prominence in the now cult 1997 Swansea-based film, Twin Town in which he played twin Jeremy Lewis, opposite his actor brother, Llyr Ifans. He went on to gain international exposure in his role as Hugh Grant's slovenly room-mate Spike in the ...
Posted on 20 July 2015 | 12:44 am
Next: Heart of gold stripper? Petraeus,
More from the New York Post: Gen. David Petraeus sure loved helping his lady friends. While he was director of the CIA, Petraeus wrote a letter supporting the child-custody fight of the “psychologically unstable” twin sister of his close friend Jill ...
Posted on 13 November 2012 | 12:05 am
Films To Watch Before You Die #27 – Twin
Starring Llyr Ifans, Rhys Ifans and Dougray Scott. If you have ever visited Swansea, or any place in Wales for that matter, you would have no doubt seen or experienced the idiotic world of the Welsh people. Twin Town is a darkly comic slice of life in one ...
Posted on 19 December 2011 | 8:00 am
Twin Town sequel to be subtitled
THE EAGERLY-AWAITED sequel to cult flick Twin Town will be subtitled – because stars Rhys and Llyr Ifans will be speaking ARABIC. THE EAGERLY-AWAITED sequel to cult flick Twin Town will be subtitled – because stars Rhys and Llyr Ifans will be speaking ...
Posted on 1 August 2009 | 10:00 am
The film was directed by Kevin Allen (uncle of Lily) and starred Rhys and Llyr Ifans: Rhys went on to a Hollywood career, appearing alongside Julia Roberts in Notting Hill. Mr Allen says the brothers, who fled to Morocco, may come back as Islamist ...
Posted on 13 April 2009 | 1:00 pm