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  1. Christina Bianco Reviews: HAMLET, Starring Benedict CumberbatchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... been interested in seeing new interpretations of the play and I remember begging my father to take me to see Kenneth Branagh 's four-hour film at a movie house that was a two-hour journey away. Every time, the excitement of seeing a new Hamlet ...

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  2. Last minute summer reading recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | ABC2 Maryland

    ... is that there are two terrific television version of the series, one in Swedish and one in English with Kenneth Branagh. Second place in my pantheon goes to the Detective Erlendur series by Iceland's Arnaldur Indridason. These novels are as noir as ...

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  3. Last minute summer reading recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WPTV Local News

    ... is that there are two terrific television version of the series, one in Swedish and one in English with Kenneth Branagh. Second place in my pantheon goes to the Detective Erlendur series by Iceland's Arnaldur Indridason. These novels are as noir as ...

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  4. Learn more about Scandinavian mysteries and thrillersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Moultrie News

    ... There is also an excellent Wallander movie series and a PBS “Wallander” series starring Kenneth Branagh. Both series are available at CCPL. A few Scandinavian authors you might enjoy are Helene Tursten (Sweden), Jo Nesbo (Norway), ...

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  5. Pick of the Past: A young Sir Kenneth Branagh joins Royal Academy of Dramatic ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Get Reading

    Sir Kenneth Branagh is one of Reading's greatest sons, and here he is as a fresh-faced teenager off to study at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Sir Kenneth, a former pupil of the Meadway School in Tilehurst , is famous for his work in a number of big-screen Shakespeare adaptations and would've learned all the skills needed at the prestigious drama school.

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  6. Theater Talk: 'Once more unto the breach, dear friends'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WNED

    ... and noble ruler, Henry V. Perhaps you've seen Sir Laurence Olivier in film; you've probably seen the Kenneth Branagh production; now see it as Shakespeare wrote it, starring Yale's Jonathan Majors in the title role. RHINOCEROS by Eugene Ionesco, ...

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  7. Much Ado About NothingRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Ghost of a flea

    " Much Ado About Nothing is a 1993 British/American romantic comedy film based on William Shakespeare's play of the same name. It was adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh who stars in the film.

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  8. Set sail for a ship seen on screenRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Daily Echo

    ... and TV productions over the past 30 years. Her TV credits include the 2002 production Shackleton, starring Kenneth Branagh as the legendary explorer who faced a life-or-death crisis after his 1914 Antarctic voyage ended in disaster. Members of the ...

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  9. Actor Tom Beard DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | ContactMusic.com

    ... & Thyme, Silent Witness, Foyle's War and Midsomer Murders, and he also enjoyed roles in Wallander with Sir Kenneth Branagh, Whitechapel, and Hustle. His film work featured turns in Salmon Fishing in the Yemen with Ewan McGregor and Emily Blunt, and ...

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  10. Josh Gad Embraces Luke Evans After Wrapping Walt Disney's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | E! Online

    ... "You will believe a beast can waltz." As was the case with Tim Burton 's Alice in Wonderland in 2010 and Kenneth Branagh 's Cinderella in 2015, Condon's live-action version of Walt Disney Pictures' Beauty and the Beast will differ slightly from its ...

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  11. Ten's TV Highlights for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... seemingly natural causes of one man and the apparently unrelated murder of a taxicab driver leads Wallander (Kenneth Branagh) to a conspiracy that stretches far beyond the borders of Sweden. The man's body is found at a cash machine, the apparent ...

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  12. Review: In Colorado Shakespeare Festival's Henry V, Benjamin Bonenfant RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Denver Westword

    ... besieged city of Harfleur, the hanging of the comic character Bardolph, and the murder of French prisoners. Kenneth Branagh made a grittier film version in 1989, emphasizing the horror of war and including the king's less praise-worthy attributes. ...

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  13. Rte Ten's TV picks for Monday, July 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... ready to be returned to the outside world? Based on the best-selling books by Henning Mankell, the great Kenneth Branagh plays anguished Swedish detective Kurt Wallander. It's pretty unforgiving stuff and dark as a Nordic winter. Wallander is ...

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  14. On the Box - Weekly TV PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... of WWII as the Nazis sought to develop an atomic bomb and the Allies desperately struggled to prevent them. Kenneth Branagh stars in this BBC remake of the Swedish crime drama. Inspector Kurt Wallander's investigation of a suicide uncovers ...

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  15. London Odds & Ends: Glenn Close May Return to Sunset Boulevard,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Broadway

    ... nod and won an Olivier for Matilda , will play Robert Smith "Yank." Further casting will be announced later. Kenneth Branagh Taps John Dagleish & Zo Wanamaker Kenneth Branagh's much-buzzed about season at the Garrick Theatre just got even starrier! ...

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  16. Zoe Wanamaker & John Dagleish Set for Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's HARLEQUINADERead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Further casting for the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's Plays at the Garrick season has been announced. John Dagleish and Zo Wanamaker are to appear in Harlequinade, with John also joining the company of The Winter's Tale.

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  17. Sunny Afternoon Extends Booking PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Other theatre work includes A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (National Theatre), Edmond with Kenneth Branagh (National Theatre), Macbeth with Sean Bean (Albery), The Constant Wife (Apollo), Julius Caesar (RSC), Henry V (RSC) and The ...

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  18. A - Henry V' lacking in majesty at Shakespeare & CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... attraction for two of the finest British actors of their respective generations: Laurence Olivier and Kenneth Branagh, both of whom directed and starred in film adaptations. Olivier portrayed Henry as a heroic swashbuckler in a 1944 version that ...

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  19. Cry God for Harry, England and St Mary's as Hitchin concert marks Agincourt anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Crow

    ... programme is Patrick Doyle's Non Nobis Domine which will be familiar to film buffs as the battle chant from Kenneth Branagh's film of Henry V, to emphasise the Agincourt theme. Extracts from the Monteverdi Vespers, Heinrich Schutz's setting of Psalm ...

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  20. Photo Flash: First Look at Love's Labour Lost at Shakespeare Theatre of New JerseyRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , performed at Shakespeare in the Park. Additionally, this intellectual comedy was adapted for film by Kenneth Branagh in 2000, and for the BBC Television Shakespeare project in 1985. A 2007 episode of Doctor Who featured Love's Labour's Lost in an ...

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