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Posted on 5 November 2017 | 4:56 am
10 classic scary movies to watch for
Entertainment Focus10 classic scary movies to watch for HalloweenEntertainment FocusGregory Peck and Lee Remick led the cast and Billie Whitelaw made quite the impression as spawn of Satan Damian's (Harvey Spencer Stephens) nanny Mrs. Baylock. The film also features former Doctor Who star Patrick Troughton as Father Brennan.and more »
Posted on 28 October 2017 | 1:32 am
Patrick O'Connell obituary - The Guardian
The GuardianPatrick O'Connell obituaryThe GuardianHis first television work was as Derek in the factory-set Lena, O My Lena (1960) by Alun Owen, with Billie Whitelaw in the title role, for Armchair Theatre, directed by Ted Kotcheff, who was a major influence on Paddy's work. He had his own series ...
Posted on 27 October 2017 | 10:12 am
Beckett's Bodies - Irish America
Irish AmericaBeckett's BodiesIrish AmericaShe performed the short dramatic monologue “Not I” in London's Battersea Arts Center in 2005, guided by English actress Billie Whitelaw, for whom Beckett wrote the role and rehearsed with personally. The narrative of “Not I” is stream-of-consciousness, ...
Posted on 28 May 2017 | 12:27 pm
Obituary: Peter Vaughan - BBC News
BBC NewsObituary: Peter VaughanBBC News... Joe Orton's Entertaining Mr Sloane at Wyndham's Theatre. He recalled Orton as a complete one-off. "If I asked him about a line, he'd tell me it means whatever I want it to mean." He and Billie Whitelaw divorced in 1966 and Vaughan later married the ...Game of Thrones and Porridge star Peter Vaughan dies aged 93Radio TimesPeter Vaughan, British character actor known for 'Game of Thrones,' dies at 93Los Angeles TimesGame of Thrones and Porridge star Peter Vaughan dies at 93Sky NewsThe Guardian -BBC News -Deadlineall 208 news articles »
Posted on 6 December 2016 | 6:00 am
Billie Whitelaw, Longtime Beckett Muse, Dies
Billie Whitelaw, the English actress who became both acolyte and muse to the playwright Samuel Beckett and one of the foremost interpreters of his austere and deeply unsettling work, died on Sunday in London. She was 82. Her son, Matthew Muller, confirmed ...
Posted on 22 December 2014 | 11:29 am
Billie Whitelaw - obituary
Billie Whitelaw, who has died aged 82, was one of the most intelligent and versatile actresses of her generation. She came to prominence in the post-war fashion for social realism, though she made her name in the surrealistic drama of Samuel Beckett, for ...
Posted on 21 December 2014 | 9:29 pm
Billie Whitelaw, 'The Omen' Actress, Dies at
Billie Whitelaw, who was known for stage roles and films such as The Omen, died Dec. 21 in a London nursing home. She was 82. Whitelaw's most famous part was perhaps that of the nanny in 1976's The Omen. The performance earned her an Evening Standard ...
Posted on 21 December 2014 | 8:29 pm
Billie Whitelaw: Stars pay tribute to
Famous names from the world of film and beyond have paid tribute to Coventry-born actress Billie Whitelaw who died at the weekend. The star of films such as The Omen, 1990 crime movie The Krays and police comedy Hot Fuzz, Whitelaw died at a London nursing ...
Posted on 21 December 2014 | 7:04 pm
Billie Whitelaw, star of stage and screen,
Acclaimed actress Billie Whitelaw, famous for her roles on stage and screen, has died at the age of 82. The Coventry-born star, who was made a CBE in 1991, worked in close collaboration with playwright Samuel Beckett, who described her as a perfect actress.
Posted on 21 December 2014 | 4:00 pm