Keira Knightley and Salma Hayek are campaigning for women's rights in Afghanistan.
The actresses are among a number of celebrities who have put their name to a letter which has been sent to UK Prime Minister David Cameron ahead of International Women's Day on March 8, asking him to assure help in the country.
Michael Sheen says 'Far from the Madding Crowd' will be a ''beautiful film''.
The British actor recently finished filming the Thomas Vinterberg directed movie - based on the Thomas Hardy novel - in which he stars as Farmer William Boldwood, and says he can't wait to see the results, shot across the English countryside.
The 73-year-old actor insists his life will feel ''rather diminished'' following the passing of the legendary broadcaster, who died of a heart attack aged 74 on Saturday (31.08.13), and he praised the TV interviewer for helping to launch his career on the 1960s satirical show 'The Frost Report'.