Daniel Radcliffe joined celebrities Dame Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, David Oyelowo, Sir Ian McKellen, Naomie Harris, and James Corden in a new video on behalf of The Great BBC Campaign, defending the BBC against cuts. The video’s slogan is “Don’t let the BBC become a memory. Fight for it”. Radcliffe thanked the BBC for his first role...read more!
On Wednesday, Tonight Show guest John Oliver joined the ranks of Tina Fey, Judi Dench, Josh Gad, and more in sharing a traumatic memory from his past: the story of his worst audition ever. It might be hard to picture Oliver auditioning...Show More Summary
Some people look forward to enjoying their golden years in retirement, basking in sunlight on pristine beaches after saying goodbye to years of work. But to others, retirement is nothing but a dirty word. Dame Judi Dench called it "rude."...Show More Summary
Rupert Grint recently appeared in a comedy sketch with Tracey Ullman portraying Dame Judi Dench on The Tracey Ullman’s show. The sketch features a ‘Dame Judi’ and Grint on set, where Ullman’s Dame Judi Dench wrecks havoc upon Rupert’s iPad. You can watch the sketch below: Rupert also made a rare social media appearance yesterday, when Alchemy and...read more!
Happy hump day, and happy birthday to Judi Dench! What fragrance are you wearing? I picked Providence Perfume Co Samarinda. Reminder: this Friday, 12/11, wear a perfume by Pierre Bourdon, if you have one...
Movie Dearest is giving a special gift this December, a Calendar Wallpaper salute to one of our favorite actresses, the one and only Judi Dench. Dame Judi turns 81 this month, and to honor her we have all her award winning roles, including two queens, two lesbians, a movie star and a cow. Show More Summary
Dame Maggie Smith’s bitter, deathless rivalry with her Best Exotic Marigold Hotel costar Dame Judi Dench reaches another milestone with The Lady In The Van, where Smith, presumably seething with jealousy over Dench’s opportunity to play...Show More Summary
“The play – which stars Branagh alongside Judi Dench – was streamed live to 520 cinemas in the UK and more than 100 cinemas internationally on November 26. Benjamin Caron directed the cinema broadcast, which took more at the box office than previous number one The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part Two, according to overnight figures.”
There are a number of reasons the latest James Bond movie has been buzzed about: the return of director Sam Mendes, the speculation whether Daniel Craig will continue to portray Bond, the death of Judy Dench’s M in Skyfall, and the further establishment of Naomie Harris as Moneypenny and Ben Wishaw as Q. Show More Summary
“I can’t see well. … But what I can see is red lights all over the theatre, and I know that’s people taking photographs. It’s a kind of oblivion to other people.”
“For slightly more than a year, Mr. Branagh, 54, will wear the multiple hats of leading actor, director and company manager alongside the stars Judi Dench, Derek Jacobi, Richard Madden, Lily James and Zoë Wanamaker, as well as actors straight out of drama school.”
Julie Walters has joined such legends as Maggie Smith, Judi Dench and Helen Mirren as a grande dame of the British acting community. But if it wasn't for her boyfriend's suggestion, Walters could have ended up with an entirely difficult career.
(YouTube link) What you don’t know about Broadway (and off-Broadway) musicals can be fascinating. Dame Judi Dench was in Cats? Well, sort of. And there were a lot of non-actors who’ve had parts in stage productions, like Walter Cronkite and Joe Namath. Show More Summary
The problem with real people is that they’re just a bit boring, a bit like…well you and me. At least that’s the theory anyway, that’s why marketers insist that celebrities need to be the key endorsers of brands. If you want real power, sprinkle some stardust. However, two enormously important stories [...]
[caption id="attachment_35638" align="alignleft" width="300"] Copyright DNA 2015[/caption] Lillete Dubey stars with Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, and Richard Gere in The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, available now on DVD, Blu-Ray, and streaming video. Show More Summary
A host of big names have lent their voices to an open letter to the government calling for it to protect the integrity and independence of the BBC. Daniel Craig, J.K. Rowling, Dame Judi Dench, Stephen Fry and Richard Curtis are justShow More Summary
"A diminished BBC would simply mean a diminished Britain," says an open letter to prime minister David Cameron signed by them and other celebrities. read more
Bill Nighy, Judi Dench and Richard Gere's characters review their stay at the 'Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' in our exclusive images.
“I have a fear of everything – of not fitting into that slot, of not fulfilling that piece you are asked to do. I get more frightened [the more I do]. The more you do, the more frightening it is anyway as you are much more aware.’
Judi Dench called upon British stars to join her in raising awareness for clean waters and marine life. She asked her fellow actresses and entertainers to pose naked, using only various marine wild life to cover themselves and maintain their modesty. Among those who contributed to the project were Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix), Fiona Shaw...read more!