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For One Knight Only: what we learned about Judi, Maggie, Ian and Derek in their Zoom knees-up | Theatre | The Guardian

…Derek Jacobi got a copy of Hamlet from Peter O’Toole …In 1963, Jacobi was Laertes to O’Toole’s prince. One day, O’Toole presented him with a book of Hamlet that once … Continue reading

12/01/2020

Irresistible: Cumberbatch, Essiedu, Tenant, Minchin, Walter, McKellen, Kinnear, Dench & Hamlet

Irresistible.

03/20/2018 · 3 Comments

King Lear starring Ian McKellen review at the Minerva Theatre, Chichester – ‘intensely moving’ | Review | Carousel, Theatre | The Stage

King Lear transfers to the Duke of York’s Theatre, London, in the summer, running from 11th July to 3rd November 2018. A stunning studio version of Shakespeare’s play has an … Continue reading

02/22/2018 · 1 Comment

Actors on Actors: Cate Blanchett and Ian McKellen – Full Video

01/27/2018 · 2 Comments

“No Man’s Land” by Harold Pinter #Theatre – The Last Island

I saw the original — can it really be forty years ago? — with John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson and Terence Rigby. I didn’t much care for the play but I … Continue reading

09/23/2016 · 1 Comment

Watch Cate Blanchett and Ian McKellen Discuss Acting | Seroword

With Cate Blanchett’s newly released Carol, the two actors met to discuss topics ranging from faking accents to working with different types of directors. Source: Watch Cate Blanchett and Ian … Continue reading

12/13/2015 · 11 Comments

Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi, in a Gay Pride March Debut – The New York Times

Originally posted on The New York Times. When Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi come sailing down Fifth Avenue in convertibles at the Gay Pride March on Sunday, they will not only … Continue reading

06/27/2015 · 2 Comments

Quotes • Ian McKellen on Corin Redgrave

 Corin Redgrave  (1913 – 1991) ‘Corin was a clear-sighted director of actors and disciplined, with brilliant theatrical insights.  One of his notes, I’ve applied in every part since: “Only ever pause before … Continue reading

04/18/2013 · Leave a comment