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Vishal Bhardwaj on casting Saif Ali Khan as Langda Tyagi in Omkara

Speaking about Saif’s casting as Langda Tyagi, Bhardwaj spoke about a movie that he was making with Aamir Khan that got shelved. “Actually, I’ve shelved more movies than I’ve made,” he joked. 187 more words

Saif Ali Khan

Shakespeare Sunday | 100917

“Do you think because you are virtuous, that there shall be no more cakes and ale?” Othello, by the original Bill.

Yeah, I used a photo of cake pops for a Shakespeare quote- but why not? 55 more words

Quote

Have not we affections and desires for sport, and frailty, as men have?
— William Shakespeare, Othello

And this was written when…

Image of volleyball team: By soldiersmediacenter (india) [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Sorrowful

Shakespeare: Rare Print Collection

Published for private circulation; 1900. Connoisseur Edition. Illustrated with 146 loose plates in a gray portfolio. 4to. Fine prints in a good portfolio.

Nearly 150 loose prints, depicting scenes from Shakespeare’s plays, actors and portraits of the dramatist. 31 more words

Rare Books

Review: New Boy by Tracy Chevalier

*****3.5****

As Part of Hogarth series, Tracy Chevalier brings the aura of “Othello” to 1970’s Middle grade school at Washington.

Osei Kokote is the new boy in 6th grade which is not new for him. 252 more words

Books

Some 007 notes from the Toronto film festival

Some 007-related tidbits have come out during the start of the Toronto Film Festival.

Barbara Broccoli: The boss of Eon Productions and producer of Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool made a few comments. 310 more words

James Bond Films

Cry Havoc!

If you get a spare 30 minutes (during a drive or run, perhaps), listen to the most recent Folger Shakespeare Library podcast:

http://www.folger.edu/shakespeare-unlimited/war-stephan-wolfert

Stephan Wolfert’s work with veterans and Shakespeare is worth talking about for many reasons, but one stands out as relevant to my own work on Shakespeare and mindreading. 108 more words

Sprockets And Springes