Tag Archives: Judi Dench

13 Definitive Portrayals of British Monarchs in Film and TV

Life is never boring if you’re the head of a country. There are international treaties to oversee, bitter arguments to overcome, threats from rivals and countries to conquer, and sometimes your personal life can’t help but ...

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: Judi Dench and Steve Coogan Take a Ratings Battle to Funny or Die

After the Motion Picture Association of America gave Philomena, the forthcoming true life drama starring Judi Dench and Steve Coogan, a R rating because of a few off-color words, the two stars took umbrage.

‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2’ is Happening

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a story about a group of British retirees moving to India, must have clicked with audiences as a sequel has been confirmed, reports Radio Times.

Dame Judi Dench and Dustin Hoffman to Star in Roald Dahl’s ‘Esio Trot’ for BBC

The BBC has announced that Dame Judi Dench and Dustin Hoffman are to take the lead roles in an adaptation of Roald Dahl’s 1990 childrens’ novella Esio Trot. The 90-minute film will be co-written by Richard Curtis, and ...

WATCH: Dame Judi is Most Definitely ‘Dench’

It’s not enough that Judi Dench is one of Britain’s leading actresses, or that she’s won gazillions of screen and stage awards, or that she’s been knighted. Her brilliance is now being etched into the English language ...

BAFTAs: Abraham Lincoln Invades Britain And Beats Up James Bond

It’s been a busy week for awards nominations, what with the BAFTA Rising Star nominees, and the National Television Awards –  and it’s only Wednesday! – but today, BAFTA announced the full shortlist for their film ...

Watch: James Bond Team On Why They’re Shooting ‘Skyfall’ In London

Sam Mendes lives in London, but he doesn’t think the city is particularly photogenic or full of personality. This is just one of the revelations that come from this short video blog about the making of the new James Bond movie ...

A Who’s Who Guide to ‘The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’

How many recognizable British stars, senior division, can you cram into one movie? The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel manages to feature more than a half dozen, and since most of these stars are getting on in years, better to praise them ...

WATCH: Dame Judi Dench Brands Us ‘Sly’ on the Red Carpet!

Dame Judi Dench was defiantly on message at the New York premiere of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (out today) only answering questions about that picture – and refusing to elaborate on the forthcoming Bond movie in which she ...