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There are a lot of big movies arriving in theaters over Thanksgiving weekend, but if you’re in the mood for something a bit smaller, Philomena might be the ticket.

The film stars Steve Coogan as a political journalist who stumbles upon the story of a woman searching for her son who was taken away from her decades ago.

The film screened at this year’s Toronto and Venice film festivals, picking up awards at… Continue reading Judi Dench, Steve Coogan Face Off in 'Philomena' Poster Debut

132669222 Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh Team for Italian ShoesWhat better way to start a slow Monday before Thanksgiving than with some casting news about some knighted British icons. Variety reports that Sir Anthony Hopkins and Dame Judi Dench will co-star in ‘Italian Shoes’ for director Sir Kenneth Branagh. Where’s Sir Ben Kinglsey when you need him?

Based on the novel by Swedish author Henning Mankell, ‘Shoes’ focuses on a retired doctor (Hopkins) “forced to confront his past… Continue reading Anthony Hopkins, Judi Dench, Kenneth Branagh Team for 'Italian Shoes'

Dame Judi Dench 150x150 Dame Judi Dench hailed as Greatest Stage Star Of All TimeBond star Dame Judi Dench has been named the greatest stage star of all time in a new poll. The actress has worked in theatre since the 1950s and has received seven of the prestigious Olivier Awards – more than any other performer, reports the Daily Express. In the poll by acting publication The Stage, [...] Continue reading Dame Judi Dench hailed as Greatest Stage Star Of All Time

Dame Judi Dench is all set to perform in a concert dedicated to iconic composer Stephen Sondheim in London on Saturday. The Bond Star, who made an appearance in Sondheim”s A Little Night Music in 1995, has agreed to sing the show”s well-loved number, Send In The Clowns, at the event. The concert will celebrate [...] Continue reading Dame Judi Dench to perform in Sondheim tribute concert