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  1. BBC sexing up Sunday nights as Lady Chatterley's Lover faces Downton Abbey in ratings warRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... ared to this classic story. It is one of the hottest stories of the past century." Mancunian Holliday starred in The Borgias and Jane Eyre while Scot Richard, who dated Doctor Who's Jenna Coleman, played Game of Thrones' Rob Stark.

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  2. Spike's fantasy 'Tut' says a lot about how we like our heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Philly.com

    It's a question that makes some critics froth at the mouth with the premiere of every historical miniseries or show, from HBO's painstakingly researched Rome to Starz's saucy Spartacus and Showtime's downright naughty The Borgias . The question will no doubt be raised again this weekend when Spike unveils its first major scripted production , Tut , a largely enjoyable, if uneven three-night epic about one of the best-known rulers from Ancient Egypt: Tutankhamun.

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  3. Spike's fantasy 'Tut' says a lot about how we like our heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Philly.com

    It's a question that makes some critics froth at the mouth with the premiere of every historical miniseries or show, from HBO's painstakingly researched Rome to Starz's saucy Spartacus and Showtime's downright naughty The Borgias . The question will no doubt be raised again this weekend when Spike unveils its first major scripted production , Tut , a largely enjoyable, if uneven three-night epic about one of the best-known rulers from Ancient Egypt: Tutankhamun.

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  4. Spike's fantasy 'Tut' say a lot about how we like our heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Philly.com

    It's a question that makes some critics froth at the mouth with the premiere of every historical miniseries or show, from HBO's painstakingly researched Rome to Starz's saucy Spartacus and Showtime's downright naughty The Borgias . The question will no doubt be raised again this weekend when Spike unveils its first major scripted production , Tut , a largely enjoyable, if uneven three-night epic about one of the best-known rulers from Ancient Egypt: Tutankhamun.

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  5. a First Trailer For The Oceanic Action Thriller the Finest HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... Eric Bana, and Holliday Grainger (who I thought was rather good in the BONNIE & CLYDE miniseries, and Showtime's THE BORGIAS). The January 29 release comes to us from helmer Craig Gillespie (the far better than it could've been FRIGHT NIGHT remake, ...

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  6. Hypocrisy in "Game of Thrones" outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | RedState

    ... in mind, a similar thing happened to Lucrezia Borgia on her wedding night, but apparently no one was watching The Borgias , which is sad because Jeremy Irons was playing a corrupt pope. Why is it so curious to me? These are the same people who were ...

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  7. Margin Call, Total Recall, The King of Comedy: films on TV todayRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... the ranks until it reaches elusive CEO Jeremy Irons, giving a delicious, pinstriped version of his Pontiff from The Borgias. It's mostly shot at night in a New York skyscraper, with the claustrophobic, VDU-illuminated isolationism of the financial ...

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  8. 'Outlander' Star Lotte Verbeek on Finding Geillis Duncan's Good Side...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... in addition to "Outlander," is probably best known for her supporting roles in " The Fault in Our Stars " and " The Borgias, " graciously sat down with Speakeasy recently to chat about her character's pivotal episode. Below is an edited transcript ...

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  9. The Ark's Joanne Whalley on bringing life to Noah's wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... know - right now she's having a bit of a moment and period drama is at the heart of it. A Pope's mistress in The Borgias and a put-upon Aunt Patience in Jamaica Inn, she aced Wolf Hall as the pious, spurned and heartbroken Katherine of Aragon , and ...

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  10. Movie Review: CinderellaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    ... Chaplin , TV's Mad Dogs ) decides to remarry and brings home for Ella two new sisters ( Holliday Grainger , TV's The Borgias and Sophie McShera, also TV's Downton Abbey were there no movie stars available?) and a stepmother (finally an actual star: ...

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  11. Jeremy Irons brings star power to women's day lunch in LimerickRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Limerick Today

    ... there was little doubt as to who was the main attraction as the star of The Mission, Die Hard With a Vengeance, The Borgias and countless other movies and television shows deployed his considerable charm on the ladies present. "It is hard to look ...

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  12. William Hurt to Star in ITV's Adaptation of 'Beowulf'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Duke of Calabria in Da Vinci's Demons . Joanne Whalley , who has recently appeared in such period dramas as The Borgias and Wolf Hall , has also been cast in Beowulf . "Hundreds of years ago our ancestors listened to the story of Beowulf because it ...

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  13. Having a Royal BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Pasadena Weekly

    ... Blanchett), the widow of an old friend who has two daughters, Anastasia (Holliday Grainger from Showtime's "The Borgias") and Drizella (Sophie McShera on holiday from her "Downton Abbey" downstairs duties). By this time, Ella has grown into the ...

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  14. Live-action a Cinderellaa makes the fairy tale work: 3 starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... as Daisy the apprentice cook on "Downton Abbey," and Holliday Grainger, who plays Lucrezia Borgia on Showtime's "The Borgias"). Ella, whose only companions are the computer-animated mice and farm animals, escapes her life of drudgery by fleeing to ...

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  15. Cinderella, reviewed: Someday, my reboot will comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... is Sophie McShera, who plays a kitchen maid in the same TV series. The other is Holliday Grainger from TV's The Borgias . Before she expires, Ella's mother says she has a secret to share: "Have courage and be kind." (Technically that's advice, not a ...

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  16. VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Everyone Has a Cobblepot' Episode of GOTHAMRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... with the prisoners is questioned when she appears to join forces with Dr. Dulmacher (guest star Colm Feore, "The Borgias," "24"). Meanwhile, after an attack close to home, Bruce deals with the aftermath. Based upon characters published by DC ...

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  17. Capone talks King Lear and bringing it all back to Shakespeare with the great actor Colm FeoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... Adar in "Battlestar Galactica," CHANGELING, "24," the king of the Frost Giants in THOR, a scheming cardinal in "The Borgias," THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2, and most recently in a two-episode arc on "Gotham" as The Dollmaker. And believe me, these ...

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  18. BWW Interview: Colm Feore, Coming to a Movie Theater Near You as King LearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Riddick . His extensive screen credits include recurring roles on such television shows as 24 , Revolution and The Borgias . On the New York stage he played Cassius opposite Denzel Washington 's Julius Caesar on Broadway and was Claudius in the Liev ...

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  19. 'Gotham': Colm Feore to Play The DollmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | /film

    ... in Thor and Donald Menken in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 . His other credits include NBC's Revolution , Showtime's The Borgias , Fox's 24 , and The Chronicles of Riddick . He'll next play the title role in Antoni Cimolino's King Lear .

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  20. Colm Feore to play the Dollmaker in GothamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    ... in the TV movie Trudeau, the husband of a president in 24 and a cardinal trying to overthrow a corrupt pope in The Borgias. In Canada, the Boston-born actor is known for his stage roles at the Stratford Festival, most recently as the lead in King ...

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