Henry Woolf in the spotlight at Word on the
Saskatoon StarPhoenixHenry Woolf in the spotlight at Word on the StreetSaskatoon StarPhoenixIn the UK, he's known for his acting exploits in theatre, film and television with the likes of Laurence Olivier, Peter O'Toole and Glenda Jackson. He grew up in London, a high school classmate of Nobel-prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter, who ...
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 10:34 am
Sharp Dwarvish Axe hews Expo media - Gig
Gig CitySharp Dwarvish Axe hews Expo mediaGig CityAsked how he and Orlando Bloom (Legolas) enjoyed such rapport on the set of The Lord of the Rings movies, he brought up acting legend Peter O'Toole, who was known to encourage other actors “to try to steal scenes away from him.” “I guess what I'm ...
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 10:10 am
'Daily Show' work helped to prime 'Bee'
The Columbus Dispatch'Daily Show' work helped to prime 'Bee' showrunnerThe Columbus DispatchA: I was the world's biggest Peter O'Toole fan. And professor John Boswell was teaching a High Middle Ages course (at Yale) and on the syllabus was “The Lion in Winter.” I thought, 'Cool, I'll take this course!' He was one of the most brilliant ...and more »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 9:18 am
Lawrence of Arabia review – David Lean's
The GuardianLawrence of Arabia review – David Lean's sandy epic still radiates greatnessThe Guardian... accepted his commission to go out to the Middle East with the Arab bureau in the first world war, and allowed audiences to savour his marvellous profile, Peter O'Toole's Lawrence blows out a match and the scene changes to the burning desert at sunrise.
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 8:00 am
Richard J. Leskosky: 'Lawrence of Arabia'
Richard J. Leskosky: 'Lawrence of Arabia' has made lasting impressionChampaign/Urbana News-GazetteT.E. Lawrence (played here by Peter O'Toole in his first starring role), an archaeologist and student of Arabic languages, made numerous trips to the Middle East before World War I and mapped some of the area for the British Army. Once the war began, ...
Posted on 17 September 2017 | 7:18 am
Peter O'Toole's final film -
Previously unseen photographs show Peter O'Toole behind the scenes of his final film
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 12:12 am
Peter O'toole Battled Illness To
The Director Of What Was To Be Peter O'toole's Final Film Has Heaped Praise On The Late Star For Battling On Through Illness To Complete The Project.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 7:07 pm
Ethan Hawke not hoping for Oscar wins
ETHAN Hawke was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor earlier this year but has insisted he didn't mind not picking up the gong.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 12:22 pm
Peter O'Toole shrugged off illness to
Legendary actor Peter O'Toole pictured in his final film. Credit: PA Wire Legendary actor Peter O'Toole shrugged off illness to carry on working 10 hours a day on his final film, its director has revealed.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 9:59 am
Peter O'Toole's poignant behind the
A series of images of the late Peter O'Toole have been released to coincide with the release of the actor's final performance in Fall of an Empire: The Story of Katherine of Alexandria.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 9:08 am
A family at war in ‘The Lion In Winter’
In my mind, Dizney and Moseley were at war with my strong memories of Peter O’Toole and Katharine Hepburn, who played Henry and Eleanore to iconic perfection in the marvelous 1968 movie version. Amazingly, Dizney and Moseley accomplished what is almost ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:34 am
50th Precinct urges safe driving
“Very soon, thousands of children will be walking to and from school buses — many for the first time,” said Captain Peter O’Toole, commanding officer of the 50th Precinct. “Everyone who drives has a responsibility to be especially careful during ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:52 am
Iconic Broadmoor Theatre fixtures get second
The Ogden family opened the Broadmoor in 1965 as a one-screen theater, with “Lord Jim,” starring Peter O’Toole, as its first film. It remained a one-screen theater until 1973, when it became a twin cinema, later dividing again into four smaller theaters.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 11:15 pm
Hothouse Flowers @ Monroe's Live
After winning the Street Entertainers of the Year award in 1985, the Incomparable Benzini Brothers added bassist Peter O'Toole, saxophonist Leo Barnes, and drummer Jerry Fehily and changed their name to Hothouse Flowers. Rolling Stones already had them on ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:34 pm
Bristol actress celebrates 100th birthday
The charming, witty and feisty centenarian took time out of her special day to reminisce with me about her incredible globetrotting career, which spanned five decades, including the Second World War, and introduced her to stars such as Peter O'Toole and ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:01 am