Edward Albee's Final Wish: Destroy My
New York TimesEdward Albee's Final Wish: Destroy My Unfinished WorkNew York TimesHis work is frequently staged; a revival of “Three Tall Women,” starring Glenda Jackson and Laurie Metcalf, is to open on Broadway next year. The playwright died in September at the age of 88. His will, which he signed in 2012, was filed in Suffolk ...
Posted on 4 July 2017 | 9:44 am
Remembering Ken Russell on his 90th Birthday
Audiences Everywhere (press release) (blog)Remembering Ken Russell on his 90th BirthdayAudiences Everywhere (press release) (blog)It's a bit misleading that Women in Love earned the most standard appreciation for Russell– aside from the critical praise, the film also earned four Oscar nominations including a win for Glenda Jackson in the role of Gudrun. While Russell maintains a ...
Posted on 3 July 2017 | 5:39 am
Theatre: The women leading the Bard in the
The ScotsmanTheatre: The women leading the Bard in the Botanics productionsThe Scotsman“You can simply do what the Old Vic did with Glenda Jackson, and ask a great 80-year-old actress to play an 80-year-old man – and it was a wonderful performance. “But although you should never say never, I'm not sure how interested I would be in ...
Posted on 27 June 2017 | 2:02 am
Oscar outrage! 32 Great LGBT Films that Lost
GoldderbyOscar outrage! 32 Great LGBT Films that Lost at the Academy ...GoldderbyFrom 'Carol' to 'Talented Mr. Ripley' to 'Sunday Bloody Sunday,' we look back at 32 great LGBT movies that didn't win Oscars they deserved.and more »
Posted on 24 June 2017 | 8:35 pm
Disque Neighborhood Watch to meet with law
Disque Neighborhood Watch to meet with law enforcement TuesdayGadsden TimesThere have been numerous cases of vandalism with tires being slashed, cars keyed, vehicles burglarized and homes broken into over the last few months on Jupiter and Newton streets and Argyle Circle, according to organizer Glenda Jackson.
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 4:45 pm
Neighborhoods plan cleanup effort
A Neighborhood Cleanup Day will be April 25 in the historic districts of downtown Gadsden.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:19 pm
Singer Ronnie Carroll on election ballot
Former Eurovision contestant Ronnie Carroll has died days after successfully getting on the general election ballot paper for Hampstead and Kilburn.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:29 am
Eurovision's Carroll was candidate
Former Eurovision contestant Ronnie Carroll has died days after successfully getting on the General Election ballot paper for Hampstead and Kilburn.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:13 am
Lib Dem hopeful Maajid Nawaz considers
Liberal Democrat candidate Maajid Nawaz revealed he was considering his future in politics after the general election before he was caught up in a hypocrisy row. The co-founder of counter-extremism group Quilliam spoke to IBTimes UK on 10 April, hours before CCTV footage was published reportedly showing the self-described feminist having a private lap dance in a London strip club in 2014. Abdul ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:21 am
Al Murray to stand against Ukip's Nigel
Comedian Al Murray is planning to launch a new career in politics. And no, this isn’t one of his joke’s…
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 1:08 pm
Labour Party in UK stuns observers as rank
PHILLIP WILLIAMS: Dan Hodges is a columnist with the Telegraph newspaper. His mother Glenda Jackson was a left wing Labour MP and he too used to work for the party but sees the rise and rise of Jeremy Corbyn as a disaster waiting to happen. Is there any ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 1:00 am
Six of the best: memorable soap returns,
(“Ken recently had an affair with an actress. Oh it wasn’t Nicole Kidman or Glenda Jackson. She lived on a tugboat.”) Click here to see Tracy Barlow’s relationship with Charlie come to an end in Coronation Street. Pre-millennium, the spawn of ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 11:18 pm
Edinburgh Book Festival: Nicholas Parsons,
During the unscripted discussion Nicholas Parsons claimed that Glenda Jackson was a former 'flame' and also that his father had an 'association' with Margaret Thatcher. However, it transpired that this was only because they had both been born in Grantham!
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 4:10 am
Livid History: 'Querelle' and Jean Genet's
In the trailer below, you get just a taste of the madness Glenda Jackson and Susannah York would have been expected to sustain for a full two hours onstage. This may not end up being the last chance for "The Maids" on film -- the play was reinvented by the ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 10:16 pm
Best Actress Two-fers, and their Competition
Bette Davis – Jezebel and Dangerous Olivia de Havilland – To Each his Own and The Heiress Sally Field – Norma Rae and Places in the Heart Jane Fonda – Klute and Coming Home Jodie Foster – The Accused and Silence of the Lambs Glenda Jackson ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Open Question: Did Glenda Jackson deserve
Posted on 13 August 2016 | 12:55 pm
Resolved Question: Have helen mirren, glenda
or simply reaped the benefits of government subsidised institutions/societies? ok, i've mixed the nations deliberately thinking of the number of more recent celebrities who celebrate their years of unemployment/perseverance and i agree with shortie, hence question.
Posted on 10 September 2014 | 10:21 pm
Resolved Question: Glenda Jackson - Labour
A truly person of high integrity - look at her speech in parliament in response to Ian Duncan-Smith.
Is this not the way Miliband should follow if he wants to win the next election. ??
Posted on 2 July 2014 | 6:22 am
Resolved Question: U.K.- do you think
and what makes them exceptional in this movie?
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 2:29 am
Resolved Question: Was it Good to hear some
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 12:15 am