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Sounds Familiar

“I didn’t … I didn’t know there’d been a child.” – Alan (Derek Jacobi), Last Tango in Halifax

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Kenneth and Friends

Kenneth Branagh has formed a new company called – wait for it – The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company. He will be co-directing… 951 more words


GHOST STORIES Volume 2 (M.R. JAMES audiobook)

You get five classic tales by England’s greatest writer of ghost stories on this cd. Running time: two hours forty four minutes. Each story is narrated by Derek Jacobi, one of Britain’s greatest television actors of the past fifty years. 287 more words


In one sentence, Sir Ian McKellen changes the whole premise of Vicious

The legendary actor recently took questions from users in an online chat – wowing fans with witty one-liners, favourite recipes and legendary anecdotes.

Sir Ian McKellen took to… 405 more words


Vicious: Episode 6 *****

What a fabulously camp finale to the series – with a particularly poignant ending.

Sir Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi had been on particularly sharp, witty form throughout – with some incredible one liners. 296 more words

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Cinderella (2015)

Disney’s live action update of Cinderella is so powdered in magic and fairy dust it might produce coughing fits. Directed by Kenneth Branagh, this 2015 take on the 1960 animated feature and the Charles Perreault fairy tale is awash in whimsy and wonder. 623 more words


Vicious: Episode 5 ***

Well, last week’s Vicious ended on a bit of a cliffhanger didn’t it?

It was certainly an interesting idea to split up Stuart and Freddie for an episode and move Stuart in with Ash and Violet in with Freddie. 358 more words

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