Richard Gordon obituary, doctor and author -
The IndependentRichard Gordon obituary, doctor and authorThe IndependentTwo years later, it was adapted into a popular film starring Dirk Bogarde – his character's name was changed to Simon Sparrow – alongside a trio of rowdy medical students played by Donald Sinden, Kenneth More, and Donald Houston. While the film helped ...
Posted on 18 August 2017 | 6:22 am
Richard Gordon, puckish creator of England's
Washington PostRichard Gordon, puckish creator of England's 'Doctor in the House ...Washington PostRichard Gordon, a British anesthesiologist who left the medical profession for a five-decade career as a writer, mining his memories of arrogant surgeons and ...and more »
Posted on 16 August 2017 | 3:39 pm
Richard Gordon obituary - The Guardian
The GuardianRichard Gordon obituaryThe GuardianHe is the innocent who falls in with three already established students at St Swithin's hospital (Kenneth More, Donald Sinden and Donald Houston), devoted to dating, drinking and sport. Authority came in the form of the fearsome chief surgeon, Sir ...
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 5:38 am
'Doctor' writer Richard Gordon dies at 95 :
Chortle'Doctor' writer Richard Gordon dies at 95 : News 2017 : Chortle : The ...ChortleThe writer of the Doctor series of comic novels and films has died at the age of 95. Dr Gordon Ostlere, who used the pen name Richard Gordon, was a surgeon ...and more »
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 2:33 am
The Ivy: Celebrating 100 years of
The StageThe Ivy: Celebrating 100 years of Theatreland's star spotThe StageThe late Donald Sinden, hardly a social wallflower, told his son Marc that walking into the Ivy to get to your table was always a nerve-racking experience because all eyes would turn towards you to see who had just arrived. When diners might include ...
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 12:01 am
An All-White Cast For Shakespeare? What Is
“Perhaps an all-white cast will one day seem as absurd as Donald Sinden blacking up to play Othello in 1979, but fidelity to 16th-century staging has long served as an excuse for a lack of diversity in theatre.”
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 12:55 am
Is air conditioning the new battle of the
There can never be a meeting in the middle. It's like Never The Twain and the boys are Windsor Davies and the girls Donald Sinden. Of course, I do have some sympathy with our workplace sisters. Most air con system are supposedly calibrated to standards ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:34 pm
An all-white Shakespearean cast? It's
Perhaps an all-white cast will one day seem as absurd as Donald Sinden blacking up to play Othello in 1979, but fidelity to 16th-century staging has long served as an excuse for a lack of diversity in theatre. Women were not allowed on the stage in ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 10:00 am
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Actor Donald Sinden's
Film lovers attacked Bafta yesterday for failing to pay tribute to Bob Hoskins at its televised awards ceremony, but Sir Donald Sinden’s family are even more furious he was not featured either. Marc Sinden, whose father became a star after appearing in ...
Posted on 9 February 2015 | 9:27 am
Donald Sinden, British Actor of Stage and
Donald Sinden, a British actor whose versatility and deep, resonant voice kept him steadily employed on stage, screen and television for more than 60 years, died on Friday at his home in Kent, England. He was 90. His son, the actor and producer Marc ...
Posted on 12 September 2014 | 12:48 pm