The Latest from Mind The Gap
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.
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on January 3rd, 2013
Who knew there could be such a demand for films about cranky old English gippers taking up singing late in life, that two could be released within months of one another?
Good Queen Bess. The Virgin Queen. Elizabeth Tudor.
By Tom Brook | Posted on October 14th, 2011
British actress Joely Richardson stars in the new historical thriller Anonymous playing Queen Elizabeth I in a cast that also includes her mother Vanessa Redgrave. The older Redgrave also plays Queen Elizabeth I but in her later ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on September 1st, 2011
Guitar shops are magical places. There are all of these beautiful, shiny instruments on the walls, and they’re all slightly different – Gretsches, Gibsons, Rickenbackers, Fenders – so any self-respecting string-twiddler will ...
By Fraser McAlpine | Posted on August 12th, 2011
I dunno if it’s the cropped hair, the tattoos, or the bit where Brian Cox says “Coriolanus has grown from man to dragon,” but there is definitely something of the Voldemort to this new adaptation of Shakespeare’s ...
By Tom Brook | Posted on June 28th, 2011
Joely Richardson — the 46-year-old daughter of Vanessa Redgrave — has been getting some glowing reviews for her portrayal of a bipolar wife in the play Side Effects, which has just opened in New York. The play chronicles the disintegrating marriage of an American couple.
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on June 3rd, 2011
In The Whistleblower, Academy Award-winning actress Rachel Weisz portrays Kathryn Bolkovac, a real-life Nebraska police officer who travels to post-war Bosnia as a peacekeeper. As Deadline reports, “her hopes of helping rebuild ...
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on May 3rd, 2011
The Tony nominations were announced this morning (May 3) to honor achievements on the Broadway stage, and I’m sure Daniel Radcliffe‘s face is still smarting from the heavy slap just dealt to him by the Theatre Wing. In spite ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on April 8th, 2011
Deadline has shared the new trailer for Anonymous, the forthcoming Roland Emmerich-directed period drama, which explores the idea that William Shakespeare‘s beloved plays may have been written by someone else (Edward de Vere, the ...