May 27, 2014
The History Boys, Working Girl and Beowulf - best films on TV tonight
Alan Bennett's hit stage play, about a group of Sheffield grammar school boys being drilled for their Oxbridge entrance exams, makes an efficient transition to the big screen.
Maggie Smith for Alan Bennett film
Alan Bennett's play The Lady in the Van, based on his memoir, is being made into a film starring Dame Maggie Smith.
Sir' brings teaching skills to the stage in Oxford
Buy this photo Benedict Morrison as Hector with Tommy Siman, left, as Dakin, and Duncan Cornish as Crowther Picture: OX66719 Ed Nix BENEDICT Morrison is bringing his real-life teaching experience to an Oxford University production Alan Bennett's The History Boys.