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Posted on 10 August 2018 | 3:47 pm
Six of the best films to see at the cinema
Irish TimesSix of the best films to see at the cinema this weekendIrish TimesStarring James Whilby, Hugh Grant, Rupert Graves, Denholm Elliott, Simon Callow, Billie Whitelaw, Barry Foster, Judy Parfitt, Ben Kingsley. Club, limited release, 140 min. Welcome reissues of Ivory's fine take on the long-suppressed “gay novel” by EM ...
Posted on 27 July 2018 | 4:38 am
Classic From the Writer of Call Me by Your
hotpress.comClassic From the Writer of Call Me by Your Name Returns to Cinemas This Weekhotpress.comOther notable actors who appear in the film are Ben Kingsley, Denholm Elliot, Simon Callow, Rupert Graves and Billie Whitelaw. Meanwhile, Helena Bonham Carter has an early uncredited role. Maurice has received universal praise and picked up various ...
Posted on 23 July 2018 | 5:38 am
The treasure trove of Samuel Beckett
The treasure trove of Samuel Beckett recordings hidden onlineNew StatesmanHe liked his collaborator, Billie Whitelaw, because she gave forth a feeling of a certain type of fierce, unfakeable British woman. And he liked Magee (who would come to be Beckett's Philip Seymour Hoffman) because he really did come over like an old ...
Posted on 10 May 2018 | 8:53 am
Mouth Almighty: How Billie Whitelaw Helped
American TheatreMouth Almighty: How Billie Whitelaw Helped Me Find Beckett and 'Not I'American TheatreI always wanted Billie Whitelaw to know beyond any doubt, particularly toward the end of her life, how impactful her relationship and her achievements with the work of Samuel Beckett were. How relevant this body of work still is. How relevant she still ...and more »
Posted on 12 April 2016 | 1:50 pm
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