Philadelphia Theatre Company Shines a Light
Philadelphia Theatre Company Shines a Light on THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEYBroadway WorldOn television he was seen in Armistead Maupin's Further Tales of the City which was nominated for an Emmy Award) and in the ITVS series Vicious with Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi. Lecesne has written three novels for young adults, including Absolute ...
Posted on 15 February 2017 | 12:10 am
Cast aside politics when casting the new
NouseCast aside politics when casting the new Doctor WhoNouseDerek Jacobi's Master becomes John Simm's incarnation because he wants to be in a younger body akin to the tenth Doctor. Similarly, Matt Smith's Doctor takes Peter Capaldi's form because of concerns over the nature of his relationship with his ...and more »
Posted on 14 February 2017 | 1:50 pm
Money needed for Wednesfield technician's
expressandstar.comMoney needed for Wednesfield technician's movie dreamexpressandstar.com... is a 'dramatic suspense thriller' and he's hoping product placement deals will help make the film a reality. The screenplay has been sent to a host of critics and actors, including Sir Derek Jacobi, who wrote: “Thank you for the fascinating script ...
Posted on 13 February 2017 | 2:26 am
Philadelphia-area filmmaker is box-office
Philadelphia-area filmmaker is box-office champ againBucks County Courier TimesThe cast will include Branagh, Johnny Depp, Daisy Ridley, Penelope Cruz, Michelle Pfeiffer, Judi Dench, Derek Jacobi, Josh Gad, Willem Dafoe and “Hamilton” favorite Leslie Odom Jr. Look for “Murder on the Orient Express” to arrive on screens Nov. 22.and more »
Posted on 11 February 2017 | 4:32 pm
The Many Lives of Missy and The Master -
GeekThe Many Lives of Missy and The Master - Geek.comGeekDespite its deep roots in traditional science fiction and drama, Doctor Who actually takes many of its cues from American buddy comedies of yore. By pairing ...and more »
Posted on 8 February 2017 | 2:43 pm
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