Latest Michael Grandage News

Jude Law Joins Genius

28th April 2014

Jude Law is to star in 'Genius'.The 'Talented Mr. Ripley' actor will appear opposite Colin Firth and Nicole Kidman in the movie, which is based on A. Scott Berg's biography of editor Max Perkins.Perkins worked...

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Jude Law As 'Henry V' Is (Probably) The Best Acting Performance Of 2013

By Joe Wilde | 5th December 2013

The latest stage version of William Shakespeare's historic epic Henry V is currently playing to packed-out audiences at the Noel Coward Theatre on London's West End, with critics being particularly taken by lead man Jude...

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Dame Judi Dench Heads To The West End

11th January 2013

Dame Judi Dench is set to star in a new West End play.The 78-year-old actress will follow-up her BAFTA nominated role as M in James Bond film 'Skyfall' with a role alongside her 007 co-star...

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Jude Law 'Addicted' To Breaking Bad

2nd September 2012

Jude Law is ''addicted'' to 'Breaking Bad'.The 40-year-old actor is obsessed with the US TV drama - about a high school chemistry teacher-turned-crystal meth producer - and can't wait to find out how it ends.He...

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Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law And Dame Judi Dench Returning To West End

17th June 2012

Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law and Dame Judi Dench are among the stars set to appear onstage in London as part of acclaimed director Michael Grandage's upcoming theatrical season.The stars will return to the West End...

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Judi Dench, Daniel Radcliffe And Jude Law Among Stars Enlisted For Michael Grandage West End Run

16th June 2012

Judi Dench will reclaim her position as Queen of the West End, when she, Daniel Radcliffe, Jude Law, David Walliams, Sheridan Smith and SIMON RUSSELL BEAL headline a string of budget plays produced and directed...

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Judi Dench To Spearhead West End Revolution

15th June 2012

Judi Dench is set to be one of the stars on parade as director Michael Grandage unveils his ambitious plans to revitalise the West End with a series of affordable and star studded shows.Dench, along...

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Judi Dench To Return To London Stage

15th June 2012

Dame Judi Dench will return to the London stage in 'Peter and Alice'. The veteran actress will portray Alice Liddell Hargreaves, who as a child inspired Lewis Carroll to write 'Alice in Wonderland', in the...

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David Walliams To Star In 'Sexual' Shakespeare Production

15th June 2012

David Walliams has landed his dream Shakespeare role, according to a Daily Mail report today (June 15, 2012). The Little Britain comedian will be playing the role of Bottom in a production of A Midsummer...

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Jude Law To Return To London Stage

14th January 2011

Jude Law has signed up to star in 'Anna Christie' on London's West End. The 'Sherlock Holmes' actor - who won plaudits for his role as Hamlet on stage in the British theatre district and...

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Scarlett Johansson Wins Tony

14th June 2010

Scarlett Johansson and Denzel Washington were among the winners at last night's (13.06.10) Tony Awards.The 'Lost In Translation' actress - who attended the 64th annual theatre event with husband Ryan Reynolds - picked up the...

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Ricky Martin Lands Evita Role

10th June 2010

Ricky Martin is set to star in a new production of 'Evita'.The 'Livin' la Vida Loca' singer - who previously appeared in 'Les Miserables' - will play the part of Che opposite Argentine actress Elena...

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Dame Judi Set For West End Return After Injury

25th March 2009

Dame Judi Dench will return to the West End production of Madame De Sade on Wednesday having recovered from an ankle injury.The 74-year-old suffered a severely sprained ankle after a fall outside the Wyndham's theatre...

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South Bank Show Award For Mercury Winners Elbow

20th January 2009

Mercury Music prize winners Elbow and theatre impresario Sir Cameron Mackintosh have been honoured at the annual South Bank Show awards.The Mancunian band claimed the pop award while Sir Cameron - whose new production of...

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Spacey And Donmar Honoured At Evening Standard Awards

24th November 2008

Kevin Spacey and the Donmar Warehouse were the major winners at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards.The American Beauty star received a special prize for his efforts in reviving London's Old Vic theatre and was commended...

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Kenneth Branagh Withdraws From Jude Law's Hamlet

15th October 2008

Jude Law will still play the Dane but for a different director after Kenneth Branagh pulled out of an upcoming production of Hamlet.Branagh was to direct the Shakespeare play as part of the Donmar Warehouse's...

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Rave Reviews For Kenneth Branagh's West End Return

18th September 2008

Kenneth Branagh's first performance on the London stage in five years has already been heralded as the "performance of the year".The actor takes the lead role in a revival of Anton Chekhov's Ivanov and earned...

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Madonna To Reprise Evita For London Stage?

26th August 2005

London theatre bosses are touting MADONNA to reprise her film role of Argentina's first lady EVA PERON in a new production of EVITA. The MATERIAL GIRL fought off a host of Hollywood actresses to...

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