Daniel Day-Lewis reads Wilfred Owen works in
BBC NewsDaniel Day-Lewis reads Wilfred Owen works in War Poets CollectionBBC NewsSir Daniel's mother, Jill Balcon, was a vice-president of the Wilfred Owen Association. Catherine Walker, collection curator, said: "Sir Daniel, Nathaniel, Allan, Ian and Pat have all given their time and expertise to support this project. "Their ...
Posted on 1 November 2016 | 4:37 am
Elizabeth Jane Howard by Artemis Cooper
Elizabeth Jane Howard by Artemis Cooper review – the Cazalet chroniclerThe GuardianArtemis Cooper tells the story of how a friend remonstrated with the elderly Elizabeth Jane Howard after she published her autobiography, Slipstream – there was too much of her life in it, and not enough about her work. “I didn't think it would ...
Posted on 29 October 2016 | 12:59 am
Sir Michael Balcon honoured in Birmingham
BBC NewsSir Michael Balcon honoured in Birmingham film exhibitionBBC News... who died in 1977, was knighted for his services to the film industry in 1948. His daughter Jill Balcon, is an English film and radio actress, and his grandson is actor Daniel Day-Lewis. The exhibition is is taking place at the Parkside gallery at ...
Posted on 19 October 2016 | 4:55 pm
Elizabeth Jane Howard: the literary beauty
Telegraph.co.ukElizabeth Jane Howard: the literary beauty in thrall to impossible menTelegraph.co.ukA new biography of Elizabeth Jane Howard struggles to understand her failed relationships, says Claudia FitzHerbert.and more »
Posted on 25 September 2016 | 1:01 am
The loves and lust of lonely Mrs Amis:
Daily MailThe loves and lust of lonely Mrs Amis: Elizabeth Jane Howard's ...Daily MailKingsley Amis, who was married to her from 1965 until 1983, ended up absolutely hating Elizabeth Jane Howard and said she had a ''bottomless pit of ...A Dangerous Innocence, The Authorised Wartime History and ...Express.co.ukall 2 news articles »
Posted on 22 September 2016 | 2:37 pm
Auction house pulls sale of former mementoes
The son of former poet laureate Cecil Day-Lewis and actress Jill Balcon, he has been nominated five times for the best actor Oscar and has a reputation for taking his method acting very seriously, including staying in character off-screen as well as on ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 8:50 pm
Daniel Day-Lewis steps in to successfully
The son of former poet laureate Cecil Day-Lewis and actress Jill Balcon, he has been nominated five times for the best actor Oscar and is famed for taking his method acting very seriously, often in character off-screen as well as on during filming.
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 8:14 pm
SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Sir Daniel Day-Lewis'
They include an archive of photos of the actor and his family. He is the son of late Poet Laureate Cecil Day-Lewis and actress Jill Balcon. His sister is TV chef Tamasin Day-Lewis. Other items in the lot include a certificate for proficiency in stage ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 5:17 pm
Tiger parents forgetting that kids are
In fact, he was famous for his infidelities. He met Daniel's mother Jill Balcon when he already had not only a wife but also a mistress. He divorced his wife and married Jill. Yet there is probably more wisdom in the final two lines of his most famous poem ...
Posted on 8 January 2015 | 6:58 am
Inside Daniel Day-Lewis’s childhood home
It was to be the future poet laureate’s last home, shared with his second wife, the actress Jill Balcon, their daughter, Tamasin, and their baby son, Daniel. Known for collections such as Word Over All, Day-Lewis loved solitary walks around this patch of ...
Posted on 29 November 2014 | 6:15 am