Posts tagged "Dame Judi Dench"

74th Venice Film Festival: Video Gallery

74th Venice Film Festival

Videos from the 74th Venice Film Festival press conferences:

The 36th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards

Dilys Powell Award Honoree Kenneth Branagh The 36th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards May Fair Hotel, London January 17th, 2016 by Joanna Orland The 36th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards were held on January 17th at the May Fair Hotel, honouring the best film talent of 2015. In addition, Dame Judi Dench presented actor-filmmaker Kenneth […]

Oliver Dench

by Joanna Orland Summer of 2014 saw the debut of Revolve Theatre Company’s one-man rendition of Shakespeare’s Hamlet as it was performed at this year’s Henley Fringe Festival.  Actor and Revolve Theatre Company Artistic Director Oliver Dench discusses theatre, Shakespeare and his great aunt Dame Judi.   How did you decide to form Revolve Theatre […]


Philomena Directed by Stephen Frears Written by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope Starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan by Ruth Thomson In 2001 former BBC journalist and Blairite spin doctor Martin Sixsmith was formally ‘resigned’ from his job at the Department for Transport over a scandal involving the media coverage around 9/11. In the years […]

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Starring Dame Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith, Dame Tom Wilkinson, Dame Bill Nighy and Dame Dev Patel, In UK Cinemas Now by Ruth Thomson The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel follows the escapades of a group of elderly Brits who end up residing in what they expect to be a luxury retirement resort in Jaipur, but […]