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  1. TV best bets: Thur., Feb. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 |

    ... old gal-pal from 30 years ago. 10 p.m., BBC AMERICA: London Spy - During a brutal investigation, D.I. Taylor (Samantha Spiro) accuses Danny (Ben Whishaw) of causing Alex's (Edward Holcroft) death in what started out as a sex game. When he learns ...


  2. Bah humbug! Scrooge is too nice in this boiled-down version of A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... hit The 39 Steps). This show has just five actors and two puppeteers. Jim Broadbent, pictured alongside Samantha Spiro, seems incapable of portraying nastiness, something that is a key part of Scrooge in A Christmas Carol Throw in a slapdash set, a ...


  3. BWW Review: a Christmas Carol, Noel Coward Theatre, December 9 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 |

    ... multiple roles - changing from long lost loves, to ghosts, mothers, school teachers and carollers throughout. Samantha Spiro , Amelia Bullmore , Keir Charles and Adeel Akhtar effortlessly jump from one character to another. Spiro's Barbara Windsor ...


  4. A Christmas Carol, Starring Jim Broadbent, Opens On The West End TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Playbill

    ... "Another Year," is joined by Adeel Akhtar, Amelia Bullmore , Keir Charles and two-time Olivier Award winner Samantha Spiro. Puppeteers Jack Parker and Kim Scopes complete the ensemble. Written by Patrick Barlow ( The 39 Steps ) and inspired by ...


  5. Photo Flash: First Look at Jim Broadbent & More in a Christmas Carol at Noel Coward TheatreRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 |

    Production photography is released today of the cast of A Christmas Carol at the Nol Coward Theatre, led by Academy award-winning actor Jim Broadbent as Ebenezer Scrooge with Adeel Akhtar, Amelia Bullmore , Keir Charles , Samantha Spiro and puppeteers Jack Parker and Kim Scopes. Check out a first look below! This new comic re-telling of A Christmas Carol, adapted by Patrick Barlow from Charles Dickens ' classic story of greed, grief, ghoulish ghosts and eleventh-hour redemption will play a strictly limited run at the Nol Coward Theatre from 30 November to 30 January.


  6. Full Casting Announced for A Christmas Carol at West End's Noel Coward TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Playbill

    Full casting has been announced for the new production of A Christmas Carol that, as previously announced, will star Jim Broadbent, beginning performances Nov. 30 prior to an official opening Dec. 9, for a run through Jan. 30, 2016, at the Noel Coward Theatre. Broadbent, the Oscar-winning actor who is also well known for his appearances in the "Harry Potter" films, "The Iron Lady," Woody Allen's "Bullets over Broadway" and Mike Leigh's "Life is Sweet," "Topsy-Turvy," "Vera Drake" and "Another Year," will be joined by Adeel Akhtar, Amelia Bullmore , Keir Charles and two-time Olivier Award winner Samantha Spiro.


  7. Joseph Millson is a young, dashing Macbeth.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Age

    It seems weird that this broadcast of Eve Best's production of Macbeth should be shown within a couple of weeks of Justin Kurzel's brooding, atmospheric film of the Scottish tragedy with Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. Joseph Millson and Samantha Spiro in the Globe Theatre production are less characterful, though they do have an advantage of a lot more of the lines of one of Shakespeare's most sustained and concentrated plays.


  8. Items: Thrones Casts Samwell's Family, FLOTUS on Colbert and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | TVLine

    James Faulkner as Randyll, Samwell's father; Samantha Spiro as his mother, Melessa; and Rebecca Benson as his sister, Talla. As previously reported , UnREAL star Freddie Stroma will play Samwell's brother, Dickon.


  9. Game of Thrones adds Downton Abbey actor and two more cast membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... Lord Sinderby on Downton Abbey and Pope Sixtus IV on Da Vinci's Demons , will be joined in House Tarly by Samantha Spiro and Rebecca Benson. Spiro is a stage and screen actress who's appeared in Psychobitches, Coupling , Cold Feet , and other ...


  10. 'Game of Thrones' gets three new membersRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 |

    "Game of Thrones" has added three new members to Samwell Tarly's family for the upcoming season six. "Da Vinci's Demons" and "Downton Abbey" actor James Faulkner will play Tarly's stern and strong-willed father, Randyll Tarly, while "From Hell" actress Samantha Spiro will play his mother Melessa Tarly and Rebecca Benson will play his sister Talla Tarly, reports


  11. Has the Tarly family been cast in Game of Thrones?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... in Downton Abbey (far left, below). His mother Melessa (formerly of House Florent) is to be played by Samantha Spiro (Grandma's House) and Scottish actress Rebecca Benson (Vera) will portray his sister Talla. They will join Freddie Stroma (Harry ...


  12. "Game of Thrones" Cast The Tarly FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Dark Horizons News

    "Downton Abbey" and "Da Vinci's Demons" star James Faulkner has has signed on to play Randyll Tarly, the legendary father of Samwell Tarly , in the upcoming sixth season of HBO's fantasy series "Game of Thrones". Samantha Spiro and Rebecca Benson are also onboard to play Sam's mother and sister respectively.


  13. 'Game Of Thrones' Adds 3 Tarlys To Season 6 CastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Deadline

    ( Downton Abbey, DaVinci's Demons ), Samantha Spiro ( London Spy ) and Rebecca Benson ( Shetlan d) have joined the cast for the upcoming sixth season of HBO 's Game Of Thrones . Faulkner will play Randyll Tarly, Samwell's dad; Spiro is Melessa Tarly, ...


  14. Sam's Father Cast for Game of Thrones: Season 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | IGN

    ... (Da Vinci's Demons, Downton Abbey). But Randyll's not the only Tarly who was announced. Joining Faulkner is Samantha Spiro (From Hell) as Sam's mother, Melessa Tarly, and Rebecca Benson as his sister, Talla. These three join Freddie Stroma (UnREAL, ...


  15. 'Game of Thrones' Casts House Tarly, Sam's FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the Tarly clan. Downton Abbey actor James Faulkner is set for Sam's father, Randyll Tarly, while theater star Samantha Spiro will play mother Melessa Tarly and Rebecca Benson takes on the role of sister Talla. All three follow Stroma's addition as ...


  16. 'Game of Thrones' just cast Sam Tarly's entire familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Sam left the Wall and Jon Snow and headed off to Oldtown to become a new "maester of the wall." First reported by "Game of Thrones" fan site, " Watchers on the Wall ," James Faulkner, Samantha Spiro, and Rebecca Benson will play Sam's father, With more than four decades of acting experience under his belt, Faulkner has most recently played recurring roles on "Downton Abbey" and "Da Vinci's Demons."


  17. Piro SpiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    He leaves his wife, Elizabeth Spiro; three children, Nicholas Spiro and his wife Patricia Swenson, of Green Valley, Ariz., Susan and her husband Kevin DeCaire, of North Grafton, and Robert and his wife Lisa Spiro, of Emmaus, Pa.; two grandchildren, Christopher and Samantha Spiro; many nieces and nephews, among them, Pamela Bergstrom. He was born in Worcester, son of Nicholas and Xanthepe Spiro, and graduated from Commerce High School. Mr. Spiro worked in the sales and engineering department at Lodding Engineer Company, Rice Barton Company and Flame Tech, before retiring.