Articles Tagged 'Simon Callow'

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WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch and Louise Brealey Read ‘Letters Live’

Warning: some of the clips in this post are incredibly sad. The website Letters of Note is staging another of its Letters Live seasons next week at London’s Freemasons’ Hall. The event, like the website, is based on a simple premise, that other people’s correspondence is fascinating. So having collected various letters and notes—including Queen […]

Royal Roundup: Princess Beatrice’s Hat Earns $130,000 for Charity

Say what you want about Princess Beatrice‘s oddball royal wedding hat. Its impact on popular culture has been quite remarkable, not to mention entertaining. And now, thanks to one very generous eBay bidder, UNICEF and Children in Crisis are each going to receive sizable donations. As we previously shared, Bea put the Philip Treacy-designed chapeau […]