MatthewCainC4: @gabevanaalst We spent New Year's Eve in the Hyatt bar - and you're right, it is amazing! Just seen Ed Watson and Miyako Yoshida dance with Leningrad State Ballet in Tokyo and now eating tempura in restaurant overlooking city! Catching plane home tomorrow. Off to sing karaoke!
MatthewCainC4: Hilarious night in Tokyo doing karaoke with Ed Watson, @russelltovey and Japan's greatest ever ballerina Miyako Yoshida! Fly home tomorrow!
Above: Emma Thompson "planking" on set.
Above: Julie Walters "owling" on set.
Effie — which also stars Emma Thompson, Julie Walters and Greg Wise — is set for release in the summer of 2012 in the northern hemisphere. If you'd like to read more about Effie please use the search facilities. One is located on the top left corner of the blog and one is on the right side, middle of the page.
Above: A rare shot of Russell Tovey taken during the making of The History Boys circa 2006.