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  1. Heseltine loses Today prog's 'back of envelope' challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The First Post

    ... secretaries with their permanent undersecretaries, think back to a favourite episode of Yes Minister. Nigel Hawthorne played the permanent undersecretary - Sir Humphrey - and Derek Fowlds played the private secretary - Bernard). The Today programme ...

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  2. Talking points and staying on message: life in The Thick of ItRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Crikey

    ... early '80s BBC sitcom Yes, Minister and had a chuckle at the hapless Minister Hacker being pushed around by Nigel Hawthorne's brilliantly sly civil servant, Sir Humphrey Appleby, hell-bent on maintaining the bureaucratic status quo. The Thick of It ...

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  3. Friends and family asked to pay tribute to former Northampton Repertory Theatre music directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Northampton Today

    ... find fame in film and television: Lionel Blair, Freda Jackson, Alan Brown, Arthur Pentelow, Jonathan Adams, Nigel Hawthorne (Yes Minister) and Julian Fellowes (creator of Gosford Park and Downton Abbey) to name a few. She eventually became the first ...

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  4. Costume fun for Pemberton in MappRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Congleton Guardian

    ... to EF Benson's books and Channel 4's 80s series, which starred Prunella Scales, Geraldine McEwan and Nigel Hawthorne. "I've never done an adaptation before. I'm very much aware that they are much loved books. The previous series is also much loved, ...

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  5. Costume fun for Pemberton in MappRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    ... to EF Benson's books and Channel 4's 80s series, which starred Prunella Scales, Geraldine McEwan and Nigel Hawthorne. "I've never done an adaptation before. I'm very much aware that they are much loved books. The previous series is also much loved, ...

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  6. Wallander, Trooping the Colour, Yes, Prime Minister - best TV on tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Radio Times

    ... government versus localism. You don't get that on Mrs Brown's Boys. And there are laughs, too: watch how Nigel Hawthorne as Sir Humphrey is reduced to a floundering wreck by a council leader (nicely underplayed by Gwen Taylor) visiting his office. ...

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  7. AMISTAD Blu-ray ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Collider

    ... strength of Amistad can be found in its cast. From veteran actors like scene-stealer Sir Anthony Hopkins , Nigel Hawthorne , and Morgan Freeman , to a fine performance by Matthew McConaughey , to then young up-and-comers Hounsou, Chiwetel Ejiofor , ...

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  8. How Walt Disney's take on Welsh folklore wilted at the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | IcNetwork

    ... Cauldron's characters all have names like Hen Wen (a prophetic pig), Fflewddur Fflam (voiced by the late Nigel Hawthorne), Orwen and Eilonwy, the country itself never gets a namecheck. "In fairness, it's the same in Alexander's novels, which he sets ...

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  9. It's Mapp vs. Lucia again in Acorn Media reissueRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... planning revenge even as she gives a toothy smile of friendship. Equally memorable is the Georgie Pillson of Nigel Hawthorne (King George III, Sir Humphrey in the "Prime Minister" series, and countless other character roles). He plays the effeminate ...

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  10. 'Mapp And Lucia: The Complete Collection' DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... happens in the village, Mapp usually has her hands in it. Here comes Lucas and her friend Georgie ( Nigel Hawthorne ) and they do make a show of it when they first arrive in Tilling. Lucas is just widowed and is ready for a change. In her own ...

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  11. 'Reunion' debuts at South Coast Rep, 'Cosby Show,' 'Coexist Comedy Tour' on DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Collection" (on DVD next week from Acorn Media). Prunella Scales ("Fawlty Towers"), Geraldine McEwan and Nigel Hawthorne star in this quirky social satire based on the work of E.F. Benson, set in the 1930s in the fictitious village of ...

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