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  1. Finding Your Feet's Imelda Staunton on ageing film-goersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    Filmmakers tap into the 'grey pound' as ageing cinema audiences demand films about real people free from 'violence and special effects' Ageing cinema audiences looking for intelligent dialogue are being let down by a male-dominated industry obsessed with blockbusters filled with violence and special effects, Imelda Staunton has claimed. The Oscar-nominated actress is starring in a new romantic comedy called Finding Your Feet, which tells the story of a middle-aged snob who goes to live with her working class sister after finding out her husband has been having an affair.

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  2. Vera Drake star Imelda Staunton took sandwiches and snacks to the OscarsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 2 | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    The British actress's role in 2004 film Vera Drake earned her a best actress nomination at the Academy Awards where she eventually missed out to Million Dollar Baby's Hilary Swank. Appearing on The Graham Norton Show ahead of her new film, Finding Your Feet, Staunton, 62, said she feared for her stomach on the day of the ceremony.

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  3. Jazz, Virginia Woolf and home tours up this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 26 | Boca Beacon

    ... Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" on Monday, Jan. 29 at 5 p.m. Sonia Friedman Productions presents Imelda Staunton (Gypsy, Vera Drake, the Harry Potter films); Conleth Hill (Game Of Thrones, The Producers); Luke Treadaway (The Curious ...

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  4. Finding Your Feet Trailer Featuring Imelda Staunton and Timothy SpallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 25 | ComingSoon.net

    Roadside Attractions has released the trailer for Finding Your Feet , directed by Richard Loncraine and written by Nick Moorcroft and Meg Leonard . Finding Your Feet stars Academy Award nominee Imelda Staunton , John Sessions , Timothy Spall , Joanna Lumley and David Hayman .

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  5. Virginia Woolf,' from London's Pinter TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    A high definition re-broadcast of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" from London's Harold Pinter Theatre will be presented as a National Theatre Live production Thursday. Jan. 25, at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. Show times are 2 and 7 p.m. Sonia Friedman Productions present Imelda Staunton , Conleth Hill , Luke Treadaway and Imogen Poots in James Macdonald's critically acclaimed, five star production of Edward Albee's landmark play.

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  6. Pointless and rather childishRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2017 | Bronte Blog

    ... books formed the basis for the BBC television mini-series " Cranford " in 2007, starring Judi Dench and Imelda Staunton; and " North and South " in 2004, featuring Richard Armitage. Visitors are guided by volunteers who describe life in the years ...

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  7. While I'm Trying To Remember The World's Greatest Blog PostRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | Atrios

    ... cumentary) gay and lesbian activists supporting the coal miners during the 80s strike in the UK. Bill Nighy! Imelda Staunton! Dominic West (McNulty)! What more could you want?

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  8. Celebrities pose naked with fish for new charity campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Daily Mail

    You've got to sea it to believe it! Imelda Staunton, 61, and Rula Lenska, 70, strip completely NAKED and pose with dead fish to raise awareness for marine conservation The campaign has hired a number of celebrities to represent them over the last few years, including Helena Bonham Carter and Emma Thompson. And Fishlove has now enlisted the help of actresses Imelda Staunton and Rula Lenska to raise awareness of the dangers of over fishing - in its usually striking style.

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  9. INTERVIEW: 'Howards End' star on return to Liverpool PlayhouseRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Wirral Globe

    ... Screen Award in 2016. And as for the acting dynasty. Her parents are household names - West End star Imelda Staunton and Jim Carter of Downton Abbey . The play - a madcap take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic novel - opens for a month's run at ...

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  10. Odds & Ends: Dear Evan Hansen to Release Vinyl with Never-Before-Heard Track & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Broadway

    ... of the Weismann's Follies in their former Broadway theater, which is scheduled for demolition. Follies stars Imelda Staunton as Sally Durant Plummer opposite Janie Dee as Phyllis Rogers Stone in the production directed by Dominic Cooke. For venues ...

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  11. Imelda Staunton dazzles as 'Follies' hits cinema screensRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Imelda Staunton plays a woman on the verge of a nervous breakdown in "Follies," Stephen Sondheim's dizzying musical about a traumatic reunion of former Broadway showgirls. Staunton goes from perky to shattered as Sally Durant Plummer, a former dancer who meets up with a former friend and an old flame in Sondheim's show about the pull of nostalgia and the perils of aging.

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  12. National Theatre Live: Who's Afraid of Virginia WoolfRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | The Hudson Reporter

    Sonia Friedman Productions present Imelda Staunton , Conleth Hill , Luke Treadaway and Imogen Poots in James Macdonald's critically acclaimed, 5 star production of Edward Albee's landmark play, broadcast live to cinemas from the Harold Pinter Theatre, London. In the early hours of the morning on the campus of an American college, Martha, much to her husband George's displeasure, has invited the new professor and his wife to their home for some after-party drinks.

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  13. OTD: Vera Drake and Lily TomlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... e wins the Golden Lion in Venice. The film is nominated for 3 Oscars including a surprise Best Director bid. Imelda Staunton goes on to lose the Oscar to a far inferior performance. We've been demanding a recount ever since.

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  14. Magnificently marvellous shows come to TareeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | Manning River Times

    Imelda Staunton stars in the OnScreen play "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf", and Mark Vincent gives a live concert. Our OnScreen film next Tuesday is the scorching "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf" with Imelda Staunton , Conleth Hill , Luke Treadaway and Imogen Poots in James Macdonald's critically acclaimed, 5 star production of Edward Albee's landmark play, broadcast live to cinemas from the Harold Pinter Theatre, London.

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  15. Stephen Sondheim to Visit National Theatre Ahead of FOLLIES Production Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical is staged for the first time at the NT. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, the production is ...

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  16. Harry Potter actor dead at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Mercury

    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: Imelda Staunton , Robert Hardy and George Harris. BRITISH actor Robert Hardy, known for his role in the Harry Potter movie franchise and as the star of the TV series All Creatures Great and Small, has died.

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  17. Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for FOLLIES at National TheatreRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical is staged for the first time at the NT. Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production. Featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, the production is ...

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  18. Sophie Okonedo will play Cleopatra at the National TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... in Lucy Kirkwood's red-hot new play Mosquitoes, which opened on Tuesday in the Dorfman. On August 22, Imelda Staunton returns to the National for the first preview of the much anticipated musical Follies, directed by Dominic Cooke. Godwin last ...

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  19. Follies - National TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | IndieLondon

    ... National Theatre, Follies stars Tracie Bennett as Carlotta Campion, Janie Dee as Phyllis Rogers Stone and Imelda Staunton as Sally Durant Plummer. The production, featuring a cast of 37 and an orchestra of 21, is directed by Dominic Cooke ( Ma ...

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  20. Uncommon places to watch films in Syracuse this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... strike of 1984 and how the Lesbian and Gays Support the Miners alliance was formed. It stars Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton and Dominic West. Chapter and Verse is a 2015 independent film about a reformed gang leader who returns to Harlem from prison ...

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