Tag Archives: Dame Judi Dench

Dame Judi Dench Works as a Shop Assistant

You might think you’re seeing things when walking into Fenwick of Bond Street, London, and see the likes of Dame Judi Dench behind the counter, but that is no lookalike, nor is it opposite day.

Batmannequin: Christian Bale’s New Waxwork Is Unveiled

Waxworks are amazing, aren’t they? Especially in the modern era, when it’s possible to spend your entire day—every day—looking at new pictures and movies of your favorite famous person in the world, the idea that anyone ...

The Sky’s The Limit: ‘Gravity’ Leads 2014 BAFTA Nominations

The list of nominations for this year’s BAFTA film awards were announced this morning, and it seems, as with the Golden Globes, that there’s a huge critical consensus around a handful of astonishing performances.

Golden Globes: Idris Elba, Helena Bonham Carter, Tatiana Maslany Score Nods

The nominations are in for this year’s crop of Golden Globes, and as you’d expect, the list is dominated by the best of British talent, from Dame Helen Mirren, to Michael Sheen, to Dame Judi Dench. BBC AMERICA earned three ...

Expect Brits Aplenty on the Red Carpet this Awards Season

What goes with red? That’s the question any number of British stars are asking themselves as they select outfits in which to walk the red carpet during awards season.

WATCH: Steve Coogan Talks ‘Funny or Die’ MPAA Spoof and the ‘Doctor Who’ 50th

Steve Coogan can be seen appearing opposite Dame Judi Dench in a video which has been credited with getting the MPAA to change the restrictive R rating it had given to forthcoming picture Philomena out next week.

Update: Judi Dench and Steve Coogan Win Ratings Battle for ‘Philomena’

Stars Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, with a little help from the James Bond franchise, won their fight to have the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) lower the rating of their new film, Philomena, from R to PG-13.

WATCH: All British Actors Ever Help Celebrate 50 Years of the National Theatre

On Saturday night, BBC TV ran an all-star gala event from London’s National Theatre, to help celebrate 50 years of wonderful productions.

What’s The Most Disgusting Word You Could Say To Dame Judi Dench?

No, it’s not that. It’s not that either.

WATCH: Steve Coogan on Cynicism, Bad Journalists and Working with Dame Judi

Among the Brits attending the New York Film Festival next week is Steve Coogan, who’ll be in town to promote Alan Partridge, the first big screen presentation of the hapless Norwich-based fictional broadcaster who’s appeared in ...