Tag Archives: Michael Gambon

Michael Gambon Joins Cast of ‘Dad’s Army’ Movie

This is a very sensitive issue for British comedy fans. Dad’s Army is widely considered to be one of the best sitcoms in British television history, and a movie remake, no matter how affectionately attempted, could stamp heavily ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Doctor Shoe

Yesterday, the Twelfth Doctor’s new outfit was revealed, and it’s very swish indeed. A navy, black and red affair with a crisp white shirt and the most extravagant cuffs on a Doctor since the heady days of the dandy Jon ...

Damian Lewis vs Sir Ian McKellen: It’s A Thesp-Off

Y’know how sometimes you want to express a thought about your life, and before you know it you’ve made a sweeping generalization about someone else’s, and then they find out about it and then find a way to let you know ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Dame Maggie Smith Films Available to View Online

Dame Maggie Smith is currently nominated for her third straight Emmy for her role as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in Downton Abbey (available on Hulu.com).

Christopher Eccleston And Rory Kinnear Star In Lord Lucan Drama

In terms of drama and suspense, the real-life disappearance of Lord Lucan is a story that has it all: prestige, a fall from grace, awful violence and an enduring mystery to leave everything hanging on a question mark. Small wonder the ...

PHOTOS: British Actors as U.S. Presidents

Some might think Steven Spielberg made a controversial decision when casting Daniel Day-Lewis, both a British and Irish citizen, as the U.S.’ 16th President Abraham Lincoln (with fellow Brit Jared Harris as Ulyssess S.

The Brit List: Top Ten British Character Actors in Movies Today

It’s well known among actors that while leading roles may afford the most screen time and biggest pay checks, supporting roles offer the greater acting challenges and often juiciest lines and scenes.

UK Stars Who Could Replace Charlie Sheen on ‘Two and a Half Men’

Forget John Stamos. Rob Lowe? Hell no.

Rachel Weisz Leads Star-Studded Cast for BBC2′s ‘Page 8′

Fresh from her holiday excursion with James Bond star Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz is prepping to get back to work. And this time she’s teaming up with Ralph Fiennes for BBC2′s sizzling new spy series, Page 8.

‘Luck’ Leads ‘Doctor Who’ Star Michael Gambon to HBO

When it comes to luck, Michael Gambon might know a thing or two about it. The British-bred thespian is best known for his portrayal of Albus Dumbledore in the last five Harry Potter films.