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Judi Dench Set For Cats Movie

Dame Judi Dench is to star in the movie adaptation of 'Cats'. The 83-year-old actress - who was due play Grizabella in the original West End production in 1981, until she was forced to withdraw...

Dame Judi Dench Voices Support For A Female James Bond

Dame Judi Dench would welcome a female James Bond.The 83-year-old actress - who starred in eight Bond movies - has admitted she cannot see a reason why another female star could not assume the iconic...

Finty Williams: I Hate Being Compared To Dame Judi Dench

Finty Williams hates it when people compare her to her mother, Dame Judi Dench. The 46-year-old actress admits that it ''pi***s her off'' when people put her down as ''not as good as'' her Hollywood...

Judi Dench Divides Opinion In Defence Of Kevin Spacey

Judi Dench has divided the internet over recent comments she made defending disgraced superstar Kevin Spacey, who she described as a 'good friend'. She attacked the idea of removing him from 'All the Money in...

Dame Judi Dench Defends Kevin Spacey

Dame Judi Dench has spoken out to defend her ''good friend'' Kevin Spacey.The 83-year-old actress admitted she didn't ''approve'' of the way bosses on 'All the Money in the World' replaced the disgraced actor -...

Years And Years Let Slip Dua Lipa's Recorded Bond Theme?

Years & Years appear to have let slip that Dua Lipa is doing the Bond theme.The electronic group's bass player Mikey Goldsworthy made the claim when he was asked if the 'Sanctify' trio - completed...

Dame Judi Dench Swore At Paramedic

Dame Judi Dench told a paramedic to ''f**k off'' after he asked if she had a carer.The 83-year-old actress needed medical attention after a hornet stung her but was furious when the young paramedic assumed...

Glenda Jackson Rejected Judi Dench's Bond Role

Glenda Jackson turned down Dame Judi Dench's role in the Bond franchise.The 82-year-old actress has revealed she was offered the chance to star as M in the money-spinning film franchise, but Glenda rejected the role...

Sir Ridley Scott To Receive Bafta Fellowship

Sir Ridley Scott will be given the BAFTA Fellowship at this year's awards.The 80-year-old filmmaker has had a career spanning more than 40 years and has helmed 25 feature films including iconic cinema classics 'Alien',...

Sam Rockwell Loves Doing Darker Films

Sam Rockwell always wanted to do ''darker stuff''.The 49-year-old actor has starred in a number of comedy rolls but admitted he also enjoys playing more serious roles and is set to portray George W Bush...

Emily Blunt's Hollywood Misconception

Emily Blunt quickly learned Hollywood wasn't made of ''rainbows and sunbeams'' when she joined the industry.The 'Girl on the Train' star had a particular expectation of the film industry before she got involved in it...

Josh Gad Joins Judi Dench In Artemis Fowl Remake

Josh Gad will join his 'Murder on the Orient Express' co-star Dame Judi Dench in the live-action remake of Disney's 'Artemis Fowl'.Kenneth Branagh's adaptation sees Gad star as Mulch Diggums, a kleptomaniacal dwarf, and Dench...

Dame Judi Dench Plants Trees In Tribute To Friends And Relatives

Dame Judi Dench plants a tree every time a friend or relative dies.The 82-year-old actress - whose husband Michael Williams died in 2001 - has revealed she's created a memorial forest in her back garden.Dame...

Dame Judi Dench's Vision Struggle

Dame Judi Dench is finding it difficult to watch her own movies.The 82-year-old actress has been battling with macular degeneration, which causes a person to experience a gradual loss of vision, and admits it is...

Daisy Ridley's Murder On The Orient Express Tears

Daisy Ridley cried when she started working on 'Murder on the Orient Express'.The 25-year-old actress was overcome with emotion at being part of an all-star ensemble cast including Johnny Depp, Dame Judi Dench, Penelope Cruz...

Josh Gad Would Leave Wife For Dame Judi Dench

Josh Gad would leave his wife for Dame Judi Dench.The 36-year-old actor - who has two daughters with wife Ida Darvish - admitted he has more than just a ''crush'' on his 'Murder On the...

Dame Judi Dench Torn By Hollywood's Plague Of Sexual Misconduct

Dame Judi Dench is torn by the sexual misconduct allegations made against Hollywood actors and producers.The 'Murder On The Orient Express' star is ''appalled'' by what has happened but admits it is ''very hard'' as...

Johnny Depp 'Staggered' By Beauty Of Murder On The Orient Express

Johnny Depp was ''staggered'' by the beauty of thriller 'Murder on the Orient Express'.The 54-year-old actor stars as Edward Ratchett in the new Sir Kenneth Branagh adaptation of the popular Agatha Christie whodunit novel of...

Daisy Ridley's Red Carpet Gown Took 65 Hours To Create

Daisy Ridley's gown for the world premiere of 'Murder on The Orient Express' took 65 hours to create. The 25-year-old actress - who portrays Mary Debenham in the mystery movie based on the late Agatha...

Michelle Pfeiffer Cried When She Met Dame Judi Dench

Michelle Pfeiffer burst into tears when she met Dame Judi Dench on the set of 'Murder on the Orient Express'.The 59-year-old actress is currently starring alongside the iconic actress in Sir Kenneth Branagh's re-imagining of...

Kenneth Branagh's Intense Film Preparation

Kenneth Branagh had to stab dead animals to get into character for 'Murder on the Orient Express'. The 56-year-old actor, who portrays Detective Hercule Poirot in the mystery film, has admitted to get into character...

Josh Gad Frozen Out Of Script For Disney Sequel

Josh Gad isn't allowed to read the whole script of 'Frozen 2' in case he spills spoilers.The 36-year-old actor voiced the snowman Olaf in the massively popular 2013 Disney animated movie 'Frozen' and is now...

Sir Kenneth Branagh Praises Dame Judi Dench

Sir Kenneth Branagh said Dame Judi Dench was a ''critical component'' for 'Murder on the Orient Express'.The 56-year-old actor both starred and directed the new Agatha Christie remake, which sees him portray detective Hercule Poirot...

Sir Kenneth Branagh Felt The Pressure Filming 'Murder On The Orient Express'

Sir Kenneth Branagh was determined not to let his 'Murder On the Orient Express' cast down. The 56-year-old actor starred and directed the upcoming production, which also features Michelle Pfeieffer, Dame Judi Dench, Johnny Depp...

Judi Dench Had Glorious Time On The Orient Express

Dame Judi Dench claims the cast of 'Murder on the Orient Express' were forced to be friends because they were stuck on a train.The 'James Bond' actress is part of an all-star cast, which also...

Eddie Izzard Joins The Call Back Cast

Eddie Izzard has join the cast of 'The Call Back'.The 55-year-old comedian-and-actor will star as Henry - a British actor who has a relationship with an Australian restaurateur - in Marion Pilowsky's feature debut.Izzard will...

Harvey Weinstein's Bafta Membership Suspended

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) have suspended Harvey Weinstein's membership, effective immediately.The organisation have ''informed'' the disgraced producer - who was fired from his own Weinstein Company earlier this week in...

Cate Blanchett Backs Weinstein Accusers

Cate Blanchett has offered her ''wholehearted support'' to the women who have accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct.The 48-year-old actress - who worked with the movie mogul on a number of movies, including 'Carol' and...

Judi Dench Had A Laugh While Making Victoria And Abdul

After an acclaimed career in theatre, Judi Dench took her first leading movie role playing Queen Victoria in 1997's Mrs Brown, earning an Oscar nomination in the process. Two decades later she returns to the...

Lethal Bizzle Presents 'Pow' Remix Featuring Dame Judi Dench

Anybody who knows Lethal Bizzle knows that he's well known for popularising the British slang word 'Dench' - therefore it's only right that his number one fan is actress Dame Judi Dench. He reunited with...

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