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  1. In - Victoria,' PBS gives viewers pining for - Downton' the royal treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 |

    ... attractive Jenna Coleman ("Dr. Who"), who is many years away from the more severe queen played by Judi Dench in "Mrs. Brown." And of course the scenery is even more spectacular than "Downton," with airy palaces, exquisite gardens, and dresses that ...


  2. How Queen Victoria's exchanges with servant John Brown stayed privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Daily Mail

    How the keepers of the royals' secrets tried to stop a VERY saucy exchange between Queen Victoria and her servant John Brown being published An author claims royal archivists tried to censor a flirtatious exchange which took place between Queen Victoria and her servant John Brown. According to the Queen's doctor, the former monarch - who began a controversial relationship with Brown after Prince Albert's death - lifted her skirt in front of her favourite gillie.


  3. webANXjudidenchallworldstageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | This Is Grimsby

    Documentary celebrating the life and times of veteran actress Judi Dench, looking back at the high points of her 60-year career. Billy Connolly recalls the time, when filming Mrs Brown, he thought she was falling in love with him, Samantha Bond remembers how she calmed Pierce Brosnan's nerves to prepare him for his first scene with the actress, while Harvey Weinstein reveals how Dame Judi honoured him with a `tattoo'.


  4. Shaken and stirred: Judi Dench stormed out of first ever audition...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | Daily Mail

    But Dame Judi Dench has admitted that her impressive acting career didn't exactly get off to a flying start. In an upcoming BBC documentary the award-winning actress, 82, revealed she walked out of her first film audition after being told 'you have every single thing wrong with your face'.


  5. Happy Birthday, Dame Judi Dench! See a Throwback Photo of the Actress at Age 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 |

    ... really big break in movies. Legendary producer Harvey Weinstein bought the rights to her Queen Victoria TV biopic Mrs. Brown and released it in theaters. Dench quickly became a household name. She went on to win an Oscar for her role as Queen ...


  6. Broadway Am Report, 12/9/2016 - in Transit Opens This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 |

    Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Next up in our series of stars introducing BWW's morning feature is IN TRANSIT's Justin Guarini ! Judi Dench last starred on Broadway in 2002's INTO THE WOODS. She won the 1999 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for AMY'S VIEW.


  7. Jessica Chastain says 'Miss Sloane' character allowed to be more like a manRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... was English director John Madden, known primarily for such singularly British fare as "Shakespeare in Love" and "Mrs. Brown," as well as the exotic "Marigold Hotel" romps to India. "I don't really consider nationality. Maybe I should, but I don't ...


  8. Baby 'who was killed by his mother at 19 days old suffered 17 fractured ribsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Baby 'who was killed by his mother at 19 days old suffered 17 fractured ribs including some broken twice during his tragic life' A 19-day-old baby who was allegedly killed by his mother suffered 17 rib fractures during his short life, a court heard. Nicola Brown denies murdering baby Jake Long at her home in Portsmouth and two charges of causing grievous bodily harm.


  9. Billy Connolly brings his new tour to Bournemouth next weekRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2016 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... Connolly is perhaps best known for his moving performance as the loyal servant John Brown in the highly acclaimed Mrs. Brown, while his other film credits include Gulliver's Travels, The X-Files: I Want to Believe, Fido, Garfield 2, Lemony Snicket: ...


  10. Comedian Billy Connolly will travel UK with High Horse tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Penarth Times

    ... influential stand-up comic in 2012. Perhaps best known for his performance as the loyal servant John Brown in Mrs. Brown, Connolly's other film credits include Gulliver's Travels, The X-Files: I Want To Believe, Fido, Garfield 2, Lemony Snicket: A ...


  11. Queen Victoria and servant 'exposed' themselves to each otherRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 |

    Judi Dench as Queen Victoria and Billy Connolly as her faithful ghillie John Brown in the film 'Her Majesty Mrs Brown'


  12. TV Review: Victoria, Brokenwood MysteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 |

    Just when you think you've had a guts full of British period dramas about Queen Victoria, along comes another one this Sunday , with Jenna Coleman from Doctor Who as a teenage version of the monarch. Alexandrina, who quickly changes her name to Victoria, is only 18 years-old when her uncle William IV kicks the bucket and, with her wee legs dangling from the throne, she begins her long reign.


  13. Dame Judi Dench will star in the new film, being partly shot in York. Main photo: Ian West/PA WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | York Press

    Crews from the production have set up a base at York Racecourse, and a section of the National Railway Museum has been closed to the public to allow filming to take place in private. The NRM refused to comment on the filming, and would not confirm what the production was, but The Press can reveal the film is Victoria And Abdul, which will see Dame Judi reprise her role as Queen Victoria.


  14. Judi Dench period drama "Victoria and Abdul" adds castRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | PanArmenian Network

    ... Fazalas playing Abdul Karim. Dench first played the long-serving 19th-century queen on the big screen in 1997's "Mrs. Brown." "Victoria and Abdul" tells the true story of the queen's unexpected friendship, in the later years of her reign, with a ...


  15. Gambon, Williams Join Dench In "Victoria"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    Michael Gambon, Olivia Williams and Simon Callow have joined the cast of Stephen Frears' period drama "Victoria and Abdul" which has started filming in Britain for BBC Films and Working Title Films. Judi Dench plays British monarch Queen Victoria, having previously played the monarch in 1997's "Mrs. Brown," and will star opposite Bollywood actor Ali Fazalas playing Abdul Karim.


  16. The writer of ITVa s Victoria is already planning the next historical heart-throbRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Radio Times

    ITV's Victoria has a pretty healthy quota of historical hunks, with both Rufus Sewell's Lord Melbourne and Tom Hughes' Prince Albert vying for the affections of the young queen. However, series writer Daisy Goodwin is already looking ahead to future series of the period drama and she's got her eyes set on another real-life paramour for Jenna Coleman's monarch.


  17. Dame Judi Dench filming at Osborne House for new Queen Victoria movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    The historic former palace's interiors will feature as the backdrop for several significant scenes in the film, directed by Stephen Frears. The film marks the return of Oscar winning Dame Judi in the role of Victoria, having previously played her in the award-winning film, Mrs Brown , which featured exterior scenes of Osborne House.


  18. What time is Victoria on TV tonight?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | Radio Times

    Jenna Coleman leads the drama as the eponymous monarch, joined by Rufus Sewell as her first Prime Minister Lord Melbourne, and many more. See details of the full cast including dog Tori right here .


  19. Resort of fun: Madness to appear in new series of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Daily Star

    The "Nutty Boys", who scored hits with Baggy Trousers, One Step Beyond and House of Fun, will be booked for a gig in the Spanish resort. The lads filmed their spot on the show last week and producers had hoped to keep their appearance a secret.


  20. Major movie due to be filmed on the Isle of WightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Isle of Wight County Press

    There have been rumours that scenes for a new Judi Dench movie could be shot at Osborne House. Picture by Laura Holme.