Branagh's Cinderella tops UK box office

Wednesday, 01 April 2015 - 8:45

Cinderella, has topped the UK and Ireland box office in its first week of release.

The film, which stars Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter and Richard Madden, took 3.8 million pounds.

It knocked alien animation Home, featuring the voices of The Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons and Rihanna, into second place with 2.6 million pounds.

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water came third with 2.2 million pounds.