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  1. Why do royal dramas reign? Queens in particular make for fascinating, complex storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Helen Mirren won an Oscar as "The Queen." Judi Dench portrayed Queen Victoria twice, in her Oscar-nominated "Mrs. Brown" and last year in the Golden Globe-nominated "Victoria & Abdul." Cate Blanchett got nominated for "Elizabeth: The Golden Age." ...

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  2. Paul Mayhew-Archer: Incurable Optimist - Soho TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2018 | IndieLondon

    Mayhew-Archer is 65 years old, he has an incurable illness, and at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 he did something he'd never done before: performed a one-man comedy show. And it went brilliantly! That show, entitled Paul Mayhew-Archer: Incurable Optimist can be seen at Soho Theatre from March 19 to March 23, 2019.

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  3. Tony Winner Judi Dench Set to Play Old Deuteronomy in Cats MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Broadway

    ... Night and King Henry V . An Oscar winner for her role Shakespeare in Love , Dench has also been on screen in Mrs. Brown , Chocolat , Iris , Mrs. Henderson Presents , Notes on a Scandal and Philomena , all of which earned her Academy Award ...

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  4. Judi Dench, 83, shows her support for daughter Finty Williams, 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Yet Finty Williams bore a striking resemblance to the Oscar winner as the pair posed together during the Pack of Lies press night in London on Monday. The actress, 46, is in a revival of Hugh Whitemore's 1983 play at the Menier Chocolate Factory in Southwark.

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  5. Finty Williams: I hate being compared to Dame Judi DenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | WABG

    The 46-year-old actress admits that it "pi***s her off" when people put her down as "not as good as" her Hollywood icon mum, as although she doesn't believe she is at the same level as her mother, there are "80 people who aren't as good" as herself. In an interview with the Times, she said: "A lot of people want to go, 'She's not as good as her mother,' which is true, but I can also name you another 80 people who probably aren't as good.

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  6. Judi Dench to Receive Golden Icon Award at the Zurich Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Academy Award-A winning actress Judi Dench will receive the Golden Icon Award on October 3. Dench will also present her latest film, RED JOAN, a drama inspired by the life of Melita Norwood, in which she plays a woman whose tranquil life is suddenly disrupted when she's arrested by MI5 and accused of providing intelligence to Communist Russia. Dench will present the film alongside co-star Sophie Cookson, who plays Young Joan.

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  7. Screen legend Judi Dench to get honorary award in SpainRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2018 | Art Daily

    In this file photo taken on November 02, 2017 English actress Dame Judi Dench poses upon arrival to attend the world premiere of the film 'Murder on the Orient Express' at the Royal Albert Hall in west London. British actress Judi Dench, 83, will receive the Donostia honorary award at the 66th San Sebastian Film Festival next September 2018, in recognition of her long and prolific career, the organization announced on August 28, 2018.

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  8. Screen legend Judi Dench to get honorary award in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | The Peninsula

    In this file photo taken on November 02, 2017 English actress Dame Judi Dench poses upon arrival to attend the world premiere of the film 'Murder on the Orient Express' at the Royal Albert Hall in west London. AFP / POOL / Tolga AKMEN Madrid: British screen legend Judi Dench, best known for her role as M in James Bond films, will receive a lifetime achievement award at Spain's famous San Sebastian film festival, organisers said Tuesday.

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  9. Judi Dench to Receive the Donostia Award at the San Sebastian FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The British actress Judi Dench will receive the prestigious Donostia Award at the 66th edition of the San Sebastian Festival next month. The Festival's highest honorary award will be presented on Tuesday, September 25th, prior to the screening of Trevor Nunn's Red Joan , in which Dench plays a woman whose tranquil life is suddenly disrupted when she's arrested by MI5 and accused of providing intelligence to Communist Russia.

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  10. Parky a 'daft old fart': Billy Connolly hits back at illness claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    Billy Connolly hits back at Michael Parkinson's claims about his health: 'I'd recognise him in a diving suit' Billy Connolly has firmly dismissed Sir Michael Parkinson's claim that the 75-year-old comedian was no longer capable of recognising him. On Saturday, the broadcaster described an "awkward dinner" he had with his close friend Connolly, who was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2013.

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  11. Billy Connolly 'no longer recognises close friend' as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  12. Pack of Lies - Menier Chocolate FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | IndieLondon

    The Jacksons are a nice middle aged English couple. Their best friends are the Krogers, their Canadian neighbours.

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  13. Finty Williams And Jasper Britton Join The Company Of The Menier...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    With Spamilton: An American Parody recently extending its run at the theatre, the Menier Chocolate Factory today announces initial casting for their major revival of Hugh Whitemore 's Pack of Lies. Hannah Chissick directs Finty Williams as Barbara Jackson and Jasper Britton as Stewart.

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  14. Judi Dench and the Duchess of Cornwall enjoy an ice creamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    That is really all to be said of these pictures of Dame Judi Dench and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall enjoying a soft-serve ice cream on the Isle of Wight on Tuesday. The Duchess was in town for an official visit, and stopped by Queen Victoria's former holiday home, Osbourne House, of which Dench - known for her portrayal of the Queen in Mrs Brown and Victoria and Abdul - is a patron.

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  15. Judi Dench and the Duchess of Cornwall enjoy an ice creamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | The Age

    The Duchess of Cornwall Camilla enjoys an ice cream with Dame Judi Dench, left, as she arrives at Queen Victoria's private beach, next to the monarch's holiday home in East Cowes on the Isle of Wight, Tuesday July 24, 2018. That is really all to be said of these pictures of Dame Judi Dench and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall enjoying a soft-serve ice cream on the Isle of Wight on Tuesday.

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  16. Sir Billy Connolly looks happy and healthy as he cheers on Celtic at Premiership matchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Billy Connolly, 75, looks happy and healthy as he cheers on Celtic at Premiership match... amid ongoing battle with Parkinson's disease And despite his beloved team losing out to Aberdeen, comedian Sir Billy Connolly appeared in very high spirits as he lapped up the atmosphere at the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match at Celtic Park, Glasgow on Sunday. The 75-year-old Scotsman - who has been battling Parkinson's disease since 2013 - cracked a huge smile as he cheered on his home team from the stands.

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  17. How to create your own festivalRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    IT'S interesting to look at the poster for the very first Belladrum Tartan Heart festival, which took place in 2004. Not just for the acts that took part, including the headliner - Linda Gail Lewis, sister of Jerry Lee Lewis - but because it prompts you to wonder, just how much work does it take to launch a festival from scratch? "It was definitely a case of fools walk in where angels fear to tread," he says, "because I had no idea, really, what I was taking on by starting a festival, and what a risky business it was, and how much it was hedged about with - and has increasingly been hedged about with - regulation of some form or another."

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  18. How to create your own festivalRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    Access the best journalism, comment and analysis in Scotland, wherever and whenever you need it, in any format. Faster AD-LIGHT subscriptions now available too.

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  19. The time Billy Connolly starred in an episode of ColumboRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2018 | Scotsman.com

    Peter Falk and Billy Connolly starred alongside each other in an hour-long episode of Columbo in 2000. Picture: NBCUniversal Television Group SINCE Billy Connolly contracted the acting bug back in the mid-seventies he has lent his iconic hirsuteness and distinct Glesca brogue to scores of television dramas, Hollywood blockbusters and major animated films.

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  20. In Defense of Gerard Butler, King of Modern Trash CinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | /film

    ... to persona, which Butler has cultivated while traversing a rather rocky road to Hollywood stardom. It began with Mrs. Brown ('97) - a costume drama in which Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) falls for a servant (Billy Connolly) following the death of her ...

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