Maggie Brown: Sitcoms are damn hard, but
Maggie Brown: Sitcoms are damn hard, but Ofcom's right: we need themThe StageITV battles on with comedy drama Benidorm, gave Vicious – a camp comedy starring Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi – two series, and runs the hilarious Plebs on ITV2, but has largely retreated. Channel 4 keeps on going, has a standout hit with the ...
Posted on 24 October 2017 | 11:01 pm
East FM on journey to solve Agatha's murder
Stuff.co.nzEast FM on journey to solve Agatha's murder mystery - and fundraiseStuff.co.nz... as well as Johnny Depp (Ratchett), Daisy Ridley (Mary Debenham), Michelle Pfeiffer (Mrs Hubbard), Penelope Cruz (Pilar Estravados), Willem Dafoe (Gerhard Hardman), Josh Gad (Hector MacQueen), Derek Jacobi (Edward Masterman) and Olivia Colman ...
Posted on 24 October 2017 | 2:19 pm
The world's greatest detective Hercule
The world's greatest detective Hercule Poirot uncovers the mystery in the Orient ExpressMalaya... earth in the upcoming thrilling adventure “Murder on the Orient Express” composed of an impressive cast that includes Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Judi Dench, Penélope Cruz, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Willem Dafoe and Kenneth Branagh.
Posted on 24 October 2017 | 7:49 am
A detective and his suspects in "Murder
Inquirer.netA detective and his suspects in "Murder on the Orient Express ...Inquirer.netMeet Hercule Poirot, the greatest detective on earth in the upcoming thrilling adventure “Murder on the Orient Express” composed of an impressive cast that ...New featurette released for Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient ExpressEntertainment Focusall 3 news articles »
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 10:12 pm
Rosemary Leach obituary - The Guardian
The GuardianRosemary Leach obituaryThe GuardianHer roles grew bigger at the larger reps in Liverpool and Birmingham, where she worked with Bernard Hepton (a lifelong friend and colleague) and Derek Jacobi. But while the National and the RSC were getting under way in the early 60s, Leach was ...and more »
Posted on 22 October 2017 | 6:20 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