the king s speech Despite the bitter cold temperatures on Monday night, excitement was high as stars strolled down the red carpet at the New York City premiere of 'The King's Speech,' starring Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush and Helena Bonham Carter. And Moviefone was there to capture it all.

There has been plenty of Oscar buzz surrounding the film, which is based on the true story of King George VI (Firth) and his inspiring friendship with speech therapist Lionel Logue (Rush).

In our highlights from the star-studded premiere, Firth dissects a "mysterious" aspect of the film, Bonham Carter dishes on being typecast as a queen and director Tom Hooper gushes over the remarkable story behind the film. Plus, see why one producer might be holding a grudge against the 'Harry Potter' franchise.
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England's Prince Albert (Colin Firth) must ascend the throne as King George VI, but he has a speech impediment.... Read More

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