'Are You Being Served?' is back! - Coleraine
Coleraine Times'Are You Being Served?' is back!Coleraine TimesPresented by Ballywillan Drama Group, who had a hugely successful sell-out run of ANNIE during January, the play has everyone's favourite characters including Mollie Sugden's 'Mrs Slocombe', John Inman's 'Mr Humphries' and Frank Thornton's 'Captain ...
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 2:24 am
There's A New Streaming Service for Fans of
FortuneThere's A New Streaming Service for Fans of British TVFortuneBritBox, created in partnership with rival British broadcasters BBC and ITV, opened for business on Tuesday. The subscription Netflix-like streaming service is home to a variety of new and old programs from BBC, the U.K.'s public broadcaster, and ITV ...and more »
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 10:28 am
Molly Sugden in space: the 10 worst British
Telegraph.co.ukMolly Sugden in space: the 10 worst British sitcoms ever madeTelegraph.co.ukAt the same time that Mollie Sugden was filming Mrs Noah, her Are You Being Served? co-star John Inman starred in this terrible series which cashed in on his camp personality but had little of the affection which made Mr Humphries an audience favourite.
Posted on 1 September 2016 | 11:01 pm
Mollie Sugden's twin sons on her top comedy
Mirror.co.ukMollie Sugden's twin sons on her top comedy timing, bright pink hairdos, and THAT, er, catMirror.co.ukMollie's assorted hair colours also marked her out from other mums at school in Horsley, Surrey, where the twins spent much of their youth. Simon, Assistant Chief Fire Officer for Surrey, says: “The BBC didn't have the budget for wigs, so she'd have ...and more »
Posted on 27 August 2016 | 9:49 am
'You shouldn't have worn your fat suit
Daily Mail'You shouldn't have worn your fat suit today': Playful Eamonn Holmes pokes fun at Sherrie Hewson on This MorningDaily MailHe loves to crack jokes during his This Morning interviews - and Eamonn Holmes didn't hold back when talking to Sherrie Hewson live on the show on Thursday. The 56-year-old, who is a long-term pal of the Loose Women panellist was clearly in a playful ...and more »
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 4:22 am
Ooh, you were awful: why I can’t look back
Helen Mirren says the decade was a perilous time for women, as feminism tried to combat the attitudes displayed by Michael Parkinson in their notorious TV interview. Was she right? The connection between Helen Mirren, 69, strong, fearless, embracing life with ever greater vigour and starring in the newly released Woman in Gold , and Mary Elizabeth Jennifer Rachel Abergavenny Slocombe, possibly ...
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 4:05 pm
More classic BBC comedies get DVD releases
The BBC comedy classics are being released by Simply Media. The series also stars future Are You Being Served? actress Mollie Sugden and the storyline follows Terry and Hugh in their fictional lives as mates who want to be rich and successful – just ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Mollie Sugden, 86, British actress
LONDON - British comic actress Mollie Sugden, who played the formidable saleswoman Mrs. Slocombe in the BBC’s long running comedy series “Are You Being Served?’’ died July 1. She was 86. Mrs. Sugden’s sons Robin and Simon Moore were with her when ...
Posted on 7 July 2009 | 10:00 am
UK comedy actress Mollie Sugden dies at 86
Her agent Joan Reddin told newspapers Sugden died on Wednesday after a long illness. "She was a lovely, lovely person. She was a great professional," Reddin said. With her hair highly coiffed and referring frequently to her "pussy," Sugden played the bossy ...
Posted on 1 July 2009 | 7:49 pm
Mollie Sugden: Your memories
Actress Mollie Sugden has died at the age of 86. The TV star, best known for playing Mrs Slocombe in long-running BBC sitcom Are You Being Served?, died at the Royal Surrey Hospital after a long illness. Over 600 people from around the world contacted the ...
Posted on 1 July 2009 | 7:38 pm
Actress Mollie Sugden dies at 86
Comedy actress Mollie Sugden, best known for her role as Betty Slocombe in the hit TV series Are You Being Served?, has died in hospital at the age of 86 after a long illness. The popular television star shot to fame in the 1970s comedy show packed with ...
Posted on 1 July 2009 | 12:33 pm