Jemima Rooper 'I'm only cast in parts that
The StageJemima Rooper 'I'm only cast in parts that are strong or strange – it's frustrating'The StageSpend any time in Jemima Rooper's company and you can't help noticing that she laughs, a lot. It adds brio to the 35-year-old actor's sparkling conversation; professionally though, that laugh can be a bit of a problem. During a break from rehearsals ...
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 7:09 am
One Man, Two Guvnors Review - The Faster
The Faster TimesOne Man, Two Guvnors ReviewThe Faster TimesJemima Rooper plays Rachel, one of Francis's employers, who is dressed in a man's suit, because she is disguising herself as her dead gangster twin brother. The other employer is Stanley Stubbers, played by Oliver Chris, who loves Rachel and killed her ...
Posted on 29 August 2017 | 8:45 am
Fearless recap: episode one – sex, lies
The GuardianFearless recap: episode one – sex, lies and Syrian refugeesThe GuardianNice to see Jemima Rooper turn up as Maggie Berman, truculent daughter of Emma's partner in the firm Monty (Allan Corduner), and no fan of Emma's. I also rather liked that “Monty Berman” must be a nod to the late cinematographer and film producer best ...Fearless review: Helen McCrory is brilliantly mysterious and surrounded by lesser mortalsMetroWhy you should watch new ITV drama Fearless starring Helen McCrory from Peaky BlindersBirmingham MailFearlessRadio Timesall 35 news articles »
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 2:00 pm
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Young Vic,
Telegraph.co.ukA Midsummer Night's Dream, Young Vic, review: not a nightmare, but where was the poetry?Telegraph.co.ukGenerally, they were a pretty unlikeable bunch, although the always-excellent Jemima Rooper made a punchy, defiant Hermia constantly compensating for her shortness in stature. When Rooper uttered the line “Methought a serpent ate my heart away,” there ...and more »
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 7:56 am
Photos: Jemima Rooper and cast celebrate A
NOW MagazinePhotos: Jemima Rooper and cast celebrate A Midsummer Night's Dream opening nightWhatsOnStage.comThe cast of A Midsummer Night's Dream celebrated last night following the opening night at the Young Vic. Joe Hill-Gibbins directs the cast which also includes Jemima Rooper, Anna Madeley, John Dagleish and Michael Gould. Romola Garai and Brendan ...A Midsummer Night's Dream review – a dark and muddy visionThe GuardianA midsummer night's misogyny at the Young VicFinancial TimesA Midsummer Night's Dream, theatre review: Stark approach to Shakespeare's sour sexual politicsEvening StandardThe Arts Desk -The Times (subscription) -The Stageall 16 news articles »
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 9:39 am
What If Premieres In London
Along with fellow British star Jemima Rooper, Radcliffe launched a film that has shades of the classic Nora Ephron rom-com crossed with a touch of (500) Days Of Summer. The film is directed by Michael Dowse and also stars Zoe Kazan, Adam Driver and Rafe ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 9:00 am
Angela Lansbury & Jemima Rooper Talk
Getting caught up in costume drama, literally! Legendary stage and screen star Angela Lansbury joins with recent BLITHE SPIRIT London co-star Jemima Rooper to share some hilarious costume-related mishaps that have occurred while the pair were starring in ...
Posted on 13 July 2015 | 9:59 am
Hail to thee, 'Blithe’ Lansbury
on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Jemima Rooper (Elvira), Charles Edwards (Charles Condomine) and Charlotte Parry (Ruth Condomine) in Blithe Spirit at Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco, Calif. on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Jemima Rooper (Elvira) and Charles ...
Posted on 22 January 2015 | 2:04 am
Jemima Rooper wants As If reunion:
Jemima Rooper has said that she would love an As If reunion. The Atlantis actress starred as Nicki Sutton in the Channel 4 comedy-drama, which ran for four series from 2001 to 2004. Speaking to Digital Spy, Rooper said that she would be open for a one-off ...
Posted on 11 September 2014 | 7:51 am
Jemima Rooper: Why have I stopped being cast
Playing the only heterosexual woman in Breeders has left Jemima Rooper feeling rather left out. “I’m jealous of Angela [Griffin] and Tamzin [Outhwaite],” the 32-year-old actress tells me of her fellow actresses, who play lesbians who plan to adopt a ...
Posted on 9 September 2014 | 7:21 pm