Laura-Jane Foley on splitting from Sir Tim
Laura-Jane Foley on splitting from Sir Tim Rice and her new exhibitionEvening StandardFamous actors who have played Shakespearean characters — Joss Ackland, Jonathan Pryce, Greg Wise, Emma Fielding, Zoë Wanamaker and Christopher Biggins — are interviewed by her and painted by the artist Janet Lance Hughes. Read more ...
Posted on 15 August 2016 | 4:32 am
15 things you didn't know about Bill and
Metro15 things you didn't know about Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey - MetroMetroAs Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey turns 25, we reveal some facts you might not have know about the classic movie.and more »
Posted on 19 July 2016 | 12:00 am
9 affable action movie villains | Den of
Den Of Geek9 affable action movie villains | Den of GeekDen Of GeekSome bad guys just want to collect antiques, or sand down a nice coffee table. Presenting our pick of 9 affable action movie villains...and more »
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 11:05 pm
Londoner's Diary: Men in suits are getting
Evening StandardLondoner's Diary: Men in suits are getting their taste of TinderEvening StandardHappy 22nd birthday to Joss Ackland, right, actor and 1928 leap year baby. To celebrate he's coming out of retirement to take part in The Shakespeareans, a new exhibition arranged by playwright Dr Laura-Jane Foley. Opening at The Club at The Ivy in ...
Posted on 29 February 2016 | 4:11 am
Meet the leap year babies who are famous
Mirror.co.ukMeet the leap year babies who are famous leaplingsMirror.co.ukJoss Ackland is a London-born actor who has appeared in more than 130 film and TV roles. On top of a glittering career on the stage alongside stars like Dame Maggie Smith, Dame Judi Dench and Tom Courtenay, he also appeared with Alec Guinness in the ...Leap Year Babies Celebrate Rare BirthdaysNBCNews.comHow leap year babies celebrate their birthdaysQuartzSpringfield Man Celebrates 21st Birthday on Leap Day | WICSWICSHistoryall 770 news articles »
Posted on 28 February 2016 | 10:01 pm
Motor neurone disease made Joss Ackland and
“Whenever I played a part Rosemary would hear my lines, take notes, criticise and help,” recalls the 82-year-old. “When I walked on stage I felt she came with me. I know she’d be furious with me for not carrying on with theatre but the fact is I ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Devon theatres 'not encouraging new talent',
Theatres in Devon are not encouraging new talent, county-based actor Joss Ackland says. The 86-year-old actor - who has appeared in more than 100 movies and TV series - said more was needed to give young actors and writers experience. Speaking to BBC Radio ...
Posted on 27 December 2014 | 4:11 am
Why the theatre is so important to all
Mark will join Dame Hilary Mantel (Mann Booker winner for her books Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies); actor partners Imogen Stubbs and Jonathan Guy Lewis, veteran actor Joss Ackland and renowned opera singers Theresa Goble and Carlos Fidelgo.
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 9:33 pm
INTERVIEW: Joss Ackland on King Lear and his
Little wonder the camera has always been somewhat partial to Joss Ackland. At his beautiful 18th century ... The rehearsed readings raised money for Motor Neurone Disease Association, a cause close to Joss's heart. After 51 years of marriage, his wife ...
Posted on 16 October 2013 | 10:00 am
Barnstaple RSPCA shop opened by actor Joss
A LOCAL celebrity and world-renowned actor officially opened a brand new RSCPA shop in Barnstaple this morning (Mon). Joss Ackland, who lives near Clovelly, has appeared in more than 130 films including Lethal Weapon 2, The Hunt for Red October and Bill ...
Posted on 24 June 2013 | 1:11 am