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  1. Derek Jacobi: Celebrities forced to ''put on an act'' on Graham Norton ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Celebrities have to put on some kind of act if they appear on talk shows like The Graham Norton Show, according to Last Tango in Halifax star Sir Derek Jacobi. The 76-year-old star, one of Britain's most celebrated thespians, expressed his irritation at being called a 'celebrity' rather than an actor in a recent interveiw.

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  2. Derek Jacobi on why sex is the secret to Last Tango in Halifax's successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Radio Times

    Derek Jacobi is slightly irritated to find he's becoming a celebrity at the unlikely age of 76. "Yesterday Ian McKellen and I were filming Vicious on the streets of Hackney in east London, and this lady came by and said, 'Ooh, ooh, you're those celebrities!'" He sounds half-pleased, half-exasperated. "She didn't refer to us as actors, we were 'celebrities', and that's sort of what it's become, I suppose.

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  3. Cinderella a " Midnight changes everything sneak peak trailer releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | India.com

    The new movie stars 'Downton Abbey's Lily James as Cinderella, with Cate Blanchett as her evil stepmother Lady Tremaine and fellow Downton star Sophie McShera and The Borgias's Holliday Grainger as her stepsisters, according to Hollywood Reporter. Richard Madden will star as Prince Charming, Helena Bonham Carter is Cinderella's fairy godmother, with Hayley Atwell, Stellan Skarsgard and Derek Jacobi rounding out the cast.

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  4. Last Tango In Halifax filming a pain for JacobiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Harrow Times

    Sir Derek Jacobi has told how a recent injury made filming the new series of Last Tango In Halifax a struggle. The 76-year-old Shakespearean actor is still recovering from a bad fall he had while on a luxury break in the Maldives with his partner, Richard Clifford.

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  5. Derek Jacobi suffered a serious fall while on holiday in the MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Sir Derek Jacobi has told how a recent injury made filming the new series of Last Tango In Halifax a struggle. The 76-year-old Shakespearean actor is still recovering from a bad fall he had while on a luxury break in the Maldives with his partner, Richard Clifford.

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  6. Sir Derek Jacobi reveals why he thinks Last Tango In Halifax is such a hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | Daily Mail

    One of the BBC's top love stories returned to the screens this week - and ensured the corporation another ratings success. After 5.68million watched Last Tango In Halifax one of its stars said it was not difficult to see why the show was so popular as it centres on lovestruck septugenarians Celia Dawson and Alan Buttershaw, played by Anne Reid and Derek Jacobi.

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  7. Game that tune! Game of Thrones' Iwan Rheon debuts new songRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | IcNetwork

    ... star," said the actor, currently filming a second series of ITV sitcom Vicious with Sir Ian Mckellen and Sir Derek Jacobi. "I just want my music to be put out there, not shoved in people's faces. I want to keep it relaxed. "I don't want to put any ...

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  8. The Campaign to Prove Shakespeare Didn't ExistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... the author of the Complete Works. The money was put up by an assortment of supporters, including the actors Sir Derek Jacobi and Michael York. The Birthplace Trust curtly declined. "Can you believe it? A registered charity turned down the ...

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  9. Pro-weird movie: 'Imitation Game' does right by its misfit, genius characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... were long kept secret, although he's been depicted a few times in recent years, including a BBC take with Derek Jacobi ("Breaking the Code," 1996) and a fictionalized film with Dougray Scott ("Enigma," 2001). But "The Imitation Game" is bound to ...

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  10. 'Imitation Game' stays true to misfit characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | HeraldNet

    ... were long kept secret, although he's been depicted a few times in recent years, including a BBC take with Derek Jacobi ("Breaking the Code," 1996) and a fictionalized film with Dougray Scott ("Enigma," 2001). But "The Imitation Game" is bound to ...

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  11. Anne Reid: Derek Jacobi jokes around on Last Tango setRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Sir Derek Jacobi may come across as a very serious actor, but Anne Reid has revealed he is a scream to work with. And Anne told The Sun: "I thought Derek would be very grand but I take the mickey out of him all the time.

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  12. A very British Christmas TV specials are a holiday staple across the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... appears in all her exquisite glory to bookend the episode. "Vicious," which follows it, stars Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi, which means three of the finest actors of our time are available to help you celebrate and/or get out of doing the dishes.

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  13. British Christmas TV episodes are getting U.S. airingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... appears in all her exquisite glory to bookend the episode. "Vicious," which follows it, stars Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi, which means three of the finest actors of our time are available to help you celebrate and/or get out of doing the dishes.

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  14. Last Tango in Halifax: BAFTA-winning drama returns for a new seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    There will be another marriage proposal this time round even though the show's last marriage is put to the test Santa Claus be warned - Sir Derek Jacobi claims it will be almost impossible to eclipse the double dose of joy he experienced during Christmas 2013. "I had such a wonderful time last Christmas," beams Derek, 76. "On Christmas Eve I got married to Anne Reid on Last Tango, then the day after Boxing Day I wed Ian McKellen in the ITV comedy Vicious."

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  15. Brad Goreski, Gary Janetti EngagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | On Top Magazine

    ... er and producer who is currently working on the second season of Vicious , which stars Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Derek Jacobi as an elderly gay couple.

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  16. Capone's Art-House Round-Up with the Imitation Game, the Two Faces of January, and Point and ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... for decades. But lately, thanks to books like that by Andrew Hodges, and a made-for-British-TV film starring Derek Jacobi several years ago, and now the new film THE IMITATION GAME (adapted partly from Hodges' book by Graham Moore, and directed by ...

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  17. Exodus: Gods and Kings, The Imitation Game, Top Five, The Two Faces of January & Point and ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Gapers Block

    ... for decades. But lately, thanks to books like that by Andrew Hodges, and a made-for-British-TV film starring Derek Jacobi several years ago, and now the new film The Imitation Game (adapted partly from Hodges' book by Graham Moore, and directed by ...

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  18. Sebastian Shakespeare: Bank governor splurges a 91,000 on 'secure' limoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... cars in order to travel to meetings with highly market-sensitive materials.' Foot-stamping in luvvieland. Sir Derek Jacobi is seething after plans to expand a Hampstead synagogue to two and a half times its size have been given the go-ahead by ...

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  19. Chester Literature Festival unveils illustrious line-upRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Journalist Clive James , comedian Tim Vine and revered actor Sir Derek Jacobi are among the big names appearing at Chester Literature Festival this year. They will be joined by other illustrious guests including TV and radio presenter Richard Bacon , broadcaster Peter Snow and cricket commentator Henry Blofeld .

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  20. Interview: Benedict Cumberbatch on playing a The Imitation GameaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... you studied there, so you must have known about him. A. Yes, I was aware of him at school, and I was aware of Derek Jacobi's phenomenal performance of him in the play “Breaking the Code.” I saw the televised version of it. But I didn't ...

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