Articles Tagged 'British Theatre'

Matt Smith’s Pal, Eddie Redmayne, Won a Tony

Last night, British actor Eddie Redmayne won Best Featured Actor in a Play for his role opposite Alfred Molina in Red. FYI: Redmayne is good buds with Doctor Who star Matt Smith, and Smith went to see Red when he was doing press here in New York back in April. Maybe his friend’s Tony success […]

BBC AMERICA on Broadway: The Norman Conquests Garners Rave Reviews

The Broadway revival of Alan Ayckbourn‘s trilogy, The Norman Conquests, currently stars a roll call of BBC AMERICA talent: Green Wing‘s Stephen Mangan, Spaced‘s Jessica Hynes, Coupling‘s Ben Miles, The Robinsons‘ Amanda Root, Viva Blackpool‘s Paul Ritter, and Amelia Bullmore (who plays Alex’s mother on Ashes To Ashes). The New York Times‘ theater reviewer Ben […]

Palpatine’s Palpitations: Star Wars Star’s Alleged Onstage Heart Attack

Palpatine’s palpitations: Did Ian McDiarmid (Emperor Palpatine from Star Wars) suffer a heart attack onstage and refuse to go to hospital in order to finish his performance?(The Times) The Times‘ Caitlin Moran gets insider dish about Doctor Who from Russell T. Davies and a very fit-looking John Barrowman. Kerry Katona has kept a lucrative ad […]