Boudica, Shakespeare's Globe, London,
The IndependentBoudica, Shakespeare's Globe, London, review: Gina McKee commands the stageThe IndependentWe see her raise an army from the fractious tribes under Roman rule and march on and sack Camulodunum, Making her debut at the Globe, Gina McKee commands the stage with a performance that radiates the kind of understated natural authority that does ...and more »
Posted on 18 September 2017 | 4:07 am
Boudica review – action spurs debate - The
The GuardianBoudica review – action spurs debateThe GuardianGina McKee is a brave, bloody-minded queen of the Iceni in Tristan Bernays's vigorous and earthy play. 'Lethally economical': Gina McKee in Boudica at the Globe, London. 'Lethally economical': Gina McKee as Boudica at the Globe. Photograph: Tristram ...and more »
Posted on 17 September 2017 | 12:00 am
People-watching: Judi Dench, Michael
People-watching: Judi Dench, Michael Fabricant, Gina McKee and George ClooneyThe TimesWho says older women are invisible and actresses can't get work once they're over 50? Nobody seems to have mentioned this to Dame Judi Dench, 82. She has such a high profile that other theatrical dames, such as Joan Collins and Helen Mirren, look like ...
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 4:05 pm
Review: Boudica (Shakespeare's Globe) -
Review: Boudica (Shakespeare's Globe)WhatsOnStage.comGina McKee is on a slow simmer as the vengeance-driven queen. From the ragged but upright figure who comes to claim her inheritance from the incredulous Romans, she morphs into a warrior who unites enemy tribes to strike back at the conquerors.
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 12:16 am
Boudica review – Gina McKee reigns supreme
The GuardianBoudica review – Gina McKee reigns supreme in Brexit-baiting epicThe GuardianGina McKee plays Boudica, the rebellious queen of the Iceni, in Tristan Bernays's new play about Roman subjugation and she is predictably good. The real surprise is finding a play that, for all its mixed messages for the Brexit age and odd blend of ...Gina McKee shines as the famous blood-lusting warrior - Boudica, Shakespeare's Globe, reviewTelegraph.co.ukGina McKee: 'More writers need to embrace strong female leads like Boudica'Evening StandardBoudica review at Shakespeare's Globe, London – 'ambitious but flawed'The StageTime Out -Daily Mail -The Arts Deskall 12 news articles »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 6:07 am
More classic BBC comedies get DVD releases
Hugh and I will be released on the 7th September, RRP £29.99. Also released on September 7th is An Actor’s Life For Me starring John Gordon Sinclair, Victor Spinetti and Gina McKee. Based on a BBC Radio 4 series the television version hit BBC One ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Gina McKee recalls her Peterlee youth at the
Gina McKee, who has graced many films and television series, addressed a rapt audience in Durham Castle at the launch of The Case for Culture. She is not an actress who regularly gives speeches. Throughout a distinguished career, she has preferred to let ...
Posted on 30 July 2015 | 10:27 pm
Actress Gina McKee backs north-east talent
Actress Gina McKee has backed a scheme to give all children in the north-east of England a taste of the arts to make sure young talent does not go untapped. McKee said attending a youth drama group in her home town of Peterlee, County Durham, "changed my ...
Posted on 29 July 2015 | 6:19 pm
The Mother review – Gina McKee is
Ustinov, Bath A mother’s depression after her son leaves home is brought to life in a play that veers between reality and hallucination Anne (Gina McKee) was always happiest when her children were young and she could devote herself entirely to the needs ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 9:23 pm
Gina McKee and cast in rehearsals for The
Images have been released showing the cast of The Mother, including Gina McKee, in rehearsals. The UK premiere of Florian Zeller's The Mother, adapted by Christopher Hampton and directed by Laurence Boswell, opens at the Ustinov Studio, Bath on 21 May.
Posted on 8 May 2015 | 1:13 am