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Danny Dyer Auditioned For 'Game Of Thrones'. Three Times.

By Ed Biggs | 31st January 2015

It may be a vehicle for a great deal of British acting talent, but ‘Game of Thrones’ is apparently unwilling to accommodate Danny Dyer. The ‘Eastenders’ star has apparently auditioned for the HBO smash series...

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Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 -Breaking Bad Predictably Dominates Drama

By Elinor Cosgrave | 26th August 2014

The Primetime Emmy Awards were held on Monday evening (25th August) in Los Angeles and there was stiff competition in every category although the results were ultimately highly predictable. Breaking Bad dominated the drama awards...

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Game Of Thrones Season 4 Mere Weeks Away - Here's 5 Reasons Why We Love Hbo's Hit Series

By Elinor Cosgrave | 23rd March 2014

Season 4 of Game of Thrones is due to air on April 17th and the build-up has just begun. Some fans of the show were lucky enough to catch a sneak preview of the first...

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Diana Rigg Criticises Overzealous Feminists

30th April 2013

Veteran British actress Dame Diana Rigg has courted controversy by criticising "stupid" feminists who "carp and moan" about chivalrous men.The former Bond girl insists she feels grateful when male companions open doors for her and...

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Game Of Thrones Season 3 Episode 4: Was It The Best Episode Yet? [Spoilers]

By Michael West | 22nd April 2013

Season three episode four of Game of Thrones is all about revenge. The final minutes of the episodes were a stunning crescendo, with the masters of Astapor learning that "a dragon is not a slave,"...

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George Lazenby Blew Romance With Bond Girl Diana Rigg

3rd August 2012

One-time James Bond George Lazenby missed out on a romance with On Her Majesty's Secret Service co-star Diana Rigg when she reportedly found him in a clinch with a pretty young crew member.The Australian actor,...

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Diana Rigg Set To Play Game Of Thrones

14th July 2012

The Avengers star Diana Rigg has joined the cast of fantasy U.S. TV drama Game Of Thrones.The actress, who played Emma Peel in the cult 1960s drama, will join fellow Brits Nathalie Emmanuel and MACkenzie...

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Diana Rigg Teaming Up With Daughter For Doctor Who

2nd July 2012

Dame Diana Rigg and her actress daughter Rachael Stirling are teaming up onscreen for the first time to star in cult sci-fi series Doctor Who.The stars' relationship will be mirrored on the show when they...

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Rigg Returns To Pygmalion After 37 Years

27th March 2011

Veteran British actress Dame Diana Rigg is returning to the spotlight with a role in a West End production of Pygmalion - 37 years after she last starred in the play.The Avengers star, 72, played...

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Dame Diana Lights Up The Stage

3rd September 2007

DAME DIANA RIGG has been given permission to flout England's smoking ban and will light a cigarette on a London stage next week (begs03Sep07). The Avengers actress, 69, is appearing in a West End adaptation...

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Rigg Takes Lead Role In Almodovar Stage Adaptation

22nd June 2007

Emmy-award winning actress DAME DIANA RIGG has landed one of the main roles in the U.K. stage adaptation of Spanish director Pedro Almodovar's film All About My Mother. The former The Avengers star will play...

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Rigg's Catsuit Trauma

5th May 2007

Actress DAME DIANA RIGG's trademark catsuit from THE AVENGERS turned her into an overnight sex symbol - but the figure-hugging leather outfit was "a nightmare" to get in and out of. The television star -...

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Stirling Beats Mugger

21st March 2007

British actress RACHAEL STIRLING took on a mugger who snatched her mobile phone outside her London home - and won. The 29-year-old daughter of DAME DIANA RIGG discovered a temper she never knew she had...

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Actors Campaign For London Theatre Museum

22nd March 2006

DAME JUDI DENCH, DAME DIANA RIGG and VANESSA REDGRAVE are among the actors calling for London's Victoria And Albert Theatre Museum to remain open. The museum, which houses a collection of stage costumes including SIR...

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Rigg's Daughter To Be A Bond Girl

10th January 2006

British actress DAME DIANA RIGG's daughter RACHAEL STIRLING is set to follow in her mother's footsteps and become a BOND girl. Stirling, who leapt to fame in the controversial BBC lesbian drama TIPPING THE...

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Fascinating Fact 574

24th November 2005

British actress DIANA RIGG left classic TV show THE AVENGERS in 1967 after discovering she was paid less than the cameraman in the first series....

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Rigg Gives Craig Thumbs Up

21st October 2005

Former BOND girl DAME DIANA RIGG has given new 007 DANIEL CRAIG her blessing - insisting he's a "fantastic choice" to play the superspy. The casting of 37-year-old Craig, a tougher Bond, raised eyebrows...

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Rigg's Daughter Finally Follows In Her Mother's Footsteps

20th May 2005

DAME DIANA RIGG's actress daughter RACHAEL STIRLING has always fought against taking roles associated with her mother - but she's finally succumbed by starring in a stage version of Rigg's 1973 movie THEATRE OF BLOOD....

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Diana Rigg Wins Libel Case

20th October 2003

DAME DIANA RIGG has accepted $48,000 (GBP30,000) in libel damages over newspaper reports portraying her as an embittered woman who held British men in low regard. The AVENGERS star attended London's HIGH COURT today...

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Gwyneth Paltrow Returns To The Stage

2nd September 2003

Movie beauty GWYNETH PALTROW returned to work last night (01SEP03) for the first time since taking a career break following the death of her father last year (02). The blonde actress was devastated when...

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Paltrow And Fiennes Reteam For Shakespeare Celebration

1st August 2003

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE co-stars GWYNETH PALTROW and JOSEPH FIENNES will reunited as ROMEO AND JULIET for a gala celebration of WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE's work. The event will be held at London's Globe Theatre on 1st...

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