Judi Dench Newswire

Judi Dench Newswire

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  1. Meet the Nights on Broadway cast: Dinah O'BrienRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Romford Recorder

    With a month to go until Brookside Theatre's Nights on Broadway show for Fundraise on the First, we are introducing you to the cast: Show role: A singer and a dancer, performing iconic musical songs such as One Day More , Bye Bye Blackbird and the lead in Just Arrived from Copacabana , The Song That Goes Like This from Spamalot and others Career highlight so far: My highlights so far would probably be being asked to sing at Dame Judi Dench's birthday on the set of Mrs Henderson Presents - which was my first pro contract - and performing in front of over 15,000 people live in Trafalgar Square for VE Day celebrations with Will Young, which was also televised on the BBC What musicals mean to me: Musicals are what I was brought up on.

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  2. David Suchet: I felt dizzy performing in drag on the hottest day of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... farce and the role of Lady Bracknell has been played countless times on stage and screen by the likes of Dame Judi Dench and Dame Maggie Smith. Suchet admitted he felt an enormous amount of pressure delivering the famous "handbag" line, which he ...

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  3. Miller & Carter ask Reading what makes the perfect steakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Get Reading

    This has come off the back of Miller & Carter being awarded Best Sirloin Steak in England for 2015 earlier this year by the industry body EBLEX From preferred way of cooking, to favourite topping, to best celebrity to share a steak dinner with, you cast your votes and the results are as follows: 77% agreed that it takes 30 days to age the perfect steak with 66% opting for peppercorn or bearnaise sauce over tomato sauce, mustard or simply on its own. Sharing a laugh or two seems top of the agenda with comedian-come-political-activist Russell Brand the celebrity people would most like to share a steak dinner slightly ahead of the cultured Stephen Fry, with actress Dame Judi Dench coming in third place.

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  4. The Bears Are Getting Randy In The Bushes; Chaz Bono Is A Serial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Queerty

    ... and it looks as if out actor Ben Whishaw 's role has been beefed up - perhaps to make up for the absence of Dame Judi Dench ? The prospect of a new Pedro Almodovar film always excites us (even his last effort I'm So Excited , which felt like he was ...

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  5. Planned law to help adoption tracingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | BBC News

    ... contact'. The campaign for access to adoption records was highlighted by Philomena Lee, who was played by Dame Judi Dench in an Oscar-nominated film based on her life The issue was also recently highlighted in the Oscar-nominated film, Philomena, ...

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  6. Tony Hall: The BBC is like James BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Spectator

    As staff at the BBC face cuts and budget tightening following the Government's plans to reform the Corporation, their director-general Tony Hall has offered his own defence of the licence fee. Writing the diary in this week's Spectator , he mentions that Tracey Ullman was recently transformed into Dame Judi Dench as 'M' in the James Bond films.

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  7. The New Spectre Trailer Introduces Christoph Waltz as the Bond...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    With the passing of the M torch from Judi Dench to Ralph Fiennes , Spectre is, in many ways, the dawning of a new era for Bond. Sure, Ben Whishaw's Q and Naomie Harris's Moneypenny are holdovers from Skyfall .

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  8. Bristish actor Daniel Craig will play James Bond for the fourth time.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Turnto10.com

    Like that has ever stopped a certain stubborn British spy from taking matters into his own hands. So begins the newly released trailer of "SPECTRE," with a stern M - played by Ralph Fiennes, may Judi Dench's iconic character rest in peace - rising to scold an unapologetic, snarky James Bond .

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  9. 'Spectre': New James Bond trailer presses forward while glancing backRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... has no authority -- of the moment in its questioning of the role of intelligence itself (and also reminding that Judi Dench's M is, after nearly two decades, a -- shed a tear -- thing of the past.) By the time Christoph Waltz wal ... well, strides ...

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  10. New Bond trailer released, and it's epicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Boston.com

    ... website provides more back story: Bond will continue to have authority issues, even with Ralph Fiennes replacing Judi Dench as M (Dench's character was killed in "Skyfall"); and Bond will enlist Moneypenney and Q in his latest unsanctioned quest, as ...

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  11. Bond is back with a trailer for 'Spectre'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Reuters

    ... the "Bond girls". Returning cast members include Ralph Fiennes, who plays "M" after a long turn in the role by Judi Dench, as well as Naomie Harris as Miss Moneypenny, Ben Whishaw as "Q" and Rory Kinnear as Tanner. Academy award-winning actor ...

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  12. James Bond Director Leaving The FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Cinema Blend News

    ... came back for Spectre because he cast a new Moneypenny (in Naomie Harris), a new Q (in Ben Whishaw), and replaced Judi Dench's M with Ralph Fiennes. As such, he felt there were a number of stories still incomplete, hence his return. After Spectre is ...

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  13. The chicks being sold as children's toys to tourists at Thai beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Daily Mail

    ... of her tied to a pole and forced to perform tricks for tourists. And in October last year, Ricky Gervais and Dame Judi Dench joined stars from Downton Abbey to campaign for an end of the brutal Thai practice of skinning dogs alive for their meat.

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  14. TV Diary quiz: Judi Dench searches for her son in 'Philomena'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    I've been a Judi Dench fan for quite a while, especially in her role as M in the James Bond movies. She portrays strong women particularly well, as she does in "Philomena" , which airs at 7:20 tonight on The Movie Channel.

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  15. Calls for BBC's Danny Cohen to resign after lobbying stars to sign protest letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Daily Mail

    Calls for BBC's television boss Danny Cohen to resign after claims he broke the rules by lobbying stars to sign protest letter to David Cameron The BBC's director of television has been urged to resign over allegations he broke BBC rules by secretly asking a host of its stars to front an open letter to David Cameron. The Corporation came under fire this week for allegedly orchestrating the infamous 'luvvies letter' - signed by 29 celebrities including Dame Judi Dench and Daniel Craig - telling the Prime Minister that his plans to reform the BBC would damage Britain.

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  16. Minister backs 'admirable' StrictlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | BBC News

    ... was a public service argument for the BBC making Strictly. Almost 30 celebrities, including Daniel Craig and Dame Judi Dench, have signed a letter warning against creating "a diminished BBC". Conservative MP Andrew Bridgend told the Sunday Express ...

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  17. BBC's gravy train...1st class all the way: 'Feckless' Corporation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Daily Mail

    ... to the review, a letter defending the BBC was signed by 29 high profile entertainment figures, including Dame Judi Dench and James Bond actor Daniel Craig. However, it emerged last week that Corporation chiefs orchestrated the letter. Several stars, ...

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  18. British Audiences Will See James Bond First As 'Spectre' UK Release Is Brought ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | ContactMusic.com

    ... David Bautista, Lea Seydoux Monica Bellucci , Christolph Waltz with Ralph Fiennes taking over the role of M from Judi Dench. The film's plot revolves around Bond receiving a 'cryptic message from his past' which leads him to discover a sinister ...

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  19. Rte Ten's TV picks for today Saturday July 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | RTE.ie

    ... given complete access to Melvyn for this film. With contributions from a wealth of well-known figures, from Dame Judi Dench to Howard Jacobson, this documentary charts Melvyn's career highlights . It takes it from his early days in radio, to a ...

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  20. Sir David Attenborough backs BBC letter to Prime Minister over Tory reform plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    ... a subscription service in the long run. Sir David was joined by James Bond actor Daniel Craig, Oscar-winner Dame Judi Dench, author JK Rowling, comedian Miranda Hart and presenter Chris Evans, in calling on David Cameron to ensure the Government ...

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