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Posted on 10 August 2018 | 1:32 pm
Doctor Who season 11 spoilers: Jodie
Express.co.ukDoctor Who season 11 spoilers: Jodie Whittaker's Doctor to take on The Master in twist?Express.co.ukAs for The Master, the character will see a return of sorts, but in the audiobooks as legendary actor Derek Jacobi is set to voice the Time Lord in a new audio series. The new series will be called The War Master: The Mast of Callous and will be a four ...and more »
Posted on 9 August 2018 | 3:51 am
Carolyn Jones obituary - The Guardian
The GuardianCarolyn Jones obituaryThe GuardianShe performed in repertory theatre, then joined Laurence Olivier's National Theatre company (1964-67) at the Old Vic and Chichester festival theatres, where her contemporaries included Albert Finney, Derek Jacobi and Geraldine McEwan. She had small ...
Posted on 6 August 2018 | 5:25 am
Mark, My Words: let's put the jeopardy back
NME.com (blog)Mark, My Words: let's put the jeopardy back into fan participationNME.com (blog)You don't see Derek Jacobi peering out into the stalls, spotting a sign reading “PLEASE LET ME PLAY MACBETH TONIGHT!!!” and actually letting the bloke gabble away at Banquo's ghost for the next five minutes. You wouldn't get Ronnie O'Sullivan letting ...
Posted on 30 July 2018 | 2:13 am
REVIEW: A Bunch of Amateurs at the Georgian
Richmondshire TodayREVIEW: A Bunch of Amateurs at the Georgian Theatre RoyalRichmondshire TodayFor those of you who don't know the play (or missed the film of the same name starring Burt Reynolds and Derek Jacobi), this is the tale of washed-up American star Jefferson Steel who is deceived by his agent into playing King Lear at Stratford ...
Posted on 29 July 2018 | 6:07 am
Pompous, vacuous and trite, is anyone as
Noble lineage of the night: Sir Derek Jacobi professed himself startled, in Who Do You Think You Are? (BBC1), that his ancestors had been grandees. To the rest of us, the shock was that this theatre titan considered himself working class. I'd always ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:42 am
FRIDAY TV: The Vienna Philharmonic on
And at 10:30, many PBS stations rerun the “Vicious” season-opener. It’s a big, broad episode, salvaged by the comic precision of Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:21 pm
Thursday’s best TV
A yomp across Mexico in Stephen Fry’s Central America, the maverick life of The Other Prince William, and Derek Jacobi traces his roots to the court of the Sun King in Who Do You Think You Are? Plus: the marvels of Roman engineering in Building The ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:22 pm
The best gay things to do in Atlanta this
The second season of the renowned comedy continues the hilarious mishaps, break-ups and make-ups with elderly gay couple Freddie and Stuart starring blue-chip actors Ian McKellan and Derek Jacobi @ GPB, 10:30 p.m. Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus Auditions.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:56 am
TEN's TV picks for today, Thursday August 27
The actor Derek Jacobi's story is one of equal contrasts, from humble roots in Walthamstow to the court of Louis XIV of France. But the family tree hides a dangerous secret – his ancestor is leading a double life and flees to England where there’s ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:36 am