Tag Archives: Vanessa Redgrave

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap: Season Finale Brings Tears of Joy and Sadness in Equal Measure

Call the Midwife ended its third season with a fond farewell for one of its major characters. Jenny Lee (Jessica Raine), who arrived at Nonnatus House in London’s impoverished East End as a young, inexperienced nurse-midwife in ...

Recap: In a Tragic Shocker, Death Pays a Call on ‘Call the Midwife’

Call the Midwife is usually about the happy arrival of new lives into this world, what with a baby or two being born every episode. In the series’ latest show (Ep.

Forever Haunting: ‘The Turn of the Screw’ Scares Again and Again

Just in time for Halloween, we thought we’d take a look at one of the most malleable British ghost stories of all time, Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw.

Olivia Colman, Vanessa Redgrave Filming ‘The Thirteenth Tale’ in Yorkshire

BBC Drama The Thirteenth Tale is currently filming at the Burton Agnes Hall, an Elizabethan house in Driffield, Yorkshire, reports Radio Times. The film, based on Diane Setterfield’s 2006 Gothic novel of the same name, is set to star ...

More Fun And Games For Olivia Colman

Fresh – if that’s not entirely the wrong word – from her appearance in the harrowing Broadchurch, and newly awash with BAFTAs, Olivia Colman has signed up to make what the BBC are calling a “haunting psychological ...

What’s in Store for the Cast of ‘Call the Midwife’?

The cast members of Call the Midwife can do more than just deliver babies.

The hit British series, which airs on BBC in the U.K. and concluded its second season last month on PBS in the U.S., features a large ensemble cast of 11 main players plus Vanessa Redgrave, who is heard only in voiceover.

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 8

There were happy endings and new beginnings even as possible threats gathered on the horizon by the time the end credits rolled on the Season 2 finale of Call the Midwife, the popular BBC-produced series that airs on PBS in the U.S.

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 6

This week’s episode of Call the Midwife, the British series about a group of nurses and nuns who see to the medical needs of the poor living in London’s East End in the late 1950s, was a solid one.  It lacked only in an appearance ...

10 British Acting Families (Who Are Not the Redgraves)

This week Doctor Who fans will get to see mother-daughter duo Dame Diana Rigg and Rachael Stirling in “The Crimson Horror.” The actresses will also be playing a mother-daughter pair in the show with Rigg as Winifred ...

‘Call the Midwife’ Recap, Season 2, Episode 5

In an episode that would spark massive controversy if it were on an American TV show, the focus was squarely on birth control and abortion in the latest chapter of Call the Midwife, the popular BBC show that airs on the PBS in the U.S.