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Tag Archives: Michael Gambon

Memories of British television director & producer June Wyndham Davies

Fascinating memories from retired British actress-turned television director and producer June Wyndham Davis. When I achieved my goal of directing a number of well-received television productions, I began to realise … Continue reading

07/29/2020

Churchill’s Secret | Keep Buggering On |

Quick thoughts on PBS’s Churchill’s Secret: It’s June 23, 1953 and 78-year-old British Prime Minister Winston Churchill was entertaining Italian guests at Downing Street at an eve… Source: Churchill’s Secret | … Continue reading

08/07/2016 · 2 Comments

Quote • LAURENCE OLIVIER CENTENARY • 2007

“I found him technically extraordinary. It was an awesome experience to be on the same stage with him, and sometimes I found it frightening.” Billie Whitelaw “That was amazing, to … Continue reading

07/13/2016 · Leave a comment

Archive Review • NO MAN’S LAND • Duke of York’s Theatre • 2008

Spooner: You are in no man’s land. Which never moves, which never changes, which never grows older, but which remains forever, icy and silent. Hirst: I’ll drink to that. With … Continue reading

07/02/2016 · Leave a comment

Quote • MICHAEL GAMBON • Private Life

“The less people know about you, the better it is. The more they know about you, the more it fucks up your job. If you walk on the stage and … Continue reading

03/07/2016 · Leave a comment

‘Dad’s Army’ feature film cast announced

11/15/2014 · Leave a comment