Nicholas was looking gorgeous at the premiere of his film, Collide, in Cologne, Germany yesterday. I have added 48 high-quality photos into the gallery!

Update: Added some more HQs!

Nicholas was at the Formula One Grand Prix of Germany yesterday. I have added 5 high-quality photos into the gallery.

I have updated the gallery with 6 high-quality portraits of Nicholas taken at the Giffoni Film Festival 2016.

Nicholas attended the Giffoni Film Festival 2016 yesterday, where he was honored with a Giffoni Experience Award. I have added 103 high-quality photos into the gallery! Also, you can check out a fan video below where Nicholas answered questions from fans at the event.

July 21, 2016

For a long time, it seemed like Kristen Stewart was hiding. Under hoodies and flat-brimmed caps. From flashbulbs. Even her voice, because silence couldn’t betray her.

Back then, when she was known as the star of the “Twilight” films, the idea of living in a world without emotion might have perhaps appealed to her. That’s the premise of her new film, “Equals,” which is about a futuristic society where humans have been stripped of feelings because they cause too much physical and mental anguish.

But now, at 26, Stewart is repelled by the idea of withholding emotion. In fact, it’s something she’s often not even capable of.

“People used to think I was really expressionless,” she said. “But I’m such an oversharer. Recently, I was puking before a Chanel show in Beijing; I ate fried rice or something that was not good. And when I walked in, I just started telling everyone I didn’t feel well. It was the grossest thing, but I prefer them thinking I’m gross then wondering, ‘What’s wrong with her? She’s being weird tonight.’ ”

She’d just thrown down her backpack and slid into a booth next to Nicholas Hoult, her co-star in “Equals,” which opened nationwide on Friday. Drake Doremus, their director, sat across from them.

Stewart removed her ball cap and ruffled her hair, which was platinum blond with purposefully dark, exposed roots. Her outfit was a mix of grungy hi-and-low: mesh socks with sneakers, a Chanel watch, tons of smudged black eyeliner. Hoult, meanwhile, had flown in the night before from England and looked sleepy, like he’d thrown on whatever happened to be packed at the top of his suitcase.

In “Equals,” the two play lovers. Though their characters are supposed to be unfeeling, each is afflicted with S.O.S. — Switched-On Syndrome — which means they’re fully emotional beings often crippled by sexual desire, fear and sadness. When they start to fall for each other, they must keep their relationship a secret or risk being treated for S.O.S. and being stripped of emotions again.

The movie is something of a departure for Doremus, an indie naturalist who tends toward messy relationship dramas. Though “Equals” again finds him working with two young actors — his most successful film, 2011’s “Like Crazy,” provided a launching pad for Felicity Jones and the late Anton Yelchin — it also marks the first time he’s explored the world of science fiction. The film was shot in Japan and Singapore and has a colorless, sterile aesthetic. And Doremus stuck loosely to a screenplay (written by Nathan Parker), even though in the past he’s typically used only a scrappy outline.

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July 14, 2016

Nicholas Hoult leapt into moviegoers’ minds last year as a frenzied fighter in “Mad Max: Fury Road.” This summer, the 26-year-old British actor takes on a very different role in “Equals,” a science-fiction romance opening July 15.

The contrast is part of Mr. Hoult’s strategy to play characters who are as varied as possible. “That’s maybe not always the smartest way to approach a career, because sometimes it’s easier to get more success if you stick to a template that works,” he says.

In “Mad Max,” Mr. Hoult jumped between war rigs in the desert and drove into an apocalyptic storm, bellowing, “Oh, what a lovely day!” One critic described him as “fabulously unhinged.” In the latest three “X-Men” movies, he played Hank McCoy (“Beast”).

He will portray J.D. Salinger in “Rebel in the Rye,” a biopic due next year from director and writer Danny Strong. Mr. Hoult is a fan of Salinger’s writing and says “The Catcher in the Rye” is widely known but not required reading in the U.K. With no audio or video recordings of the author to study, Mr. Hoult researched Salinger’s childhood, honed an accent and read as much about and by him as possible. The film finished shooting earlier this summer.

Mr. Hoult, who lives in London, broke out at age 12 in the title role of “About a Boy” and then was a teen television regular on “Skins” in the U.K. He is better known at home than in the U.S., but figures he’s played more Americans than British characters at this point.

In “Equals,” directed by Drake Doremus, Mr. Hoult stars as Silas, a member of a futuristic society in which emotions signal deadly disease. When Silas realizes his capacity to feel, he begins a furtive romance with co-worker Nia, played by Kristen Stewart. There was a lot of improvisation, something new to him, and long takes shot in close quarters. Thus far, critics have expressed mixed feelings about the film, Mr. Doremus’s first venture into science fiction.

The director says he created the role of Silas—who, once he discovers love, is completely overtaken by it—with Mr. Hoult in mind. “This industry, especially when you’ve been doing it at such a young age, can really make you jaded,” Mr. Doremus says. “None of the negative stuff affects him.”

This August will see the U.S. release of “Collide,” a British action thriller where his character tangles with drug smugglers. Mr. Hoult recently shot “Sand Castle,” in which he and fellow Brit Henry Cavill play American soldiers in Iraq. He’s in talks to play Beatles manager Brian Epstein in “A Life in the Day.”

Source: Wall Street Journal