Tag: Matthew Beard

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News: National Theatre Live announces Dear England with Joseph Fiennes and VANYA with Andrew Scott, set to release in cinemas across the UK and Ireland

The National Theatre today announces two new National Theatre Live productions that will be released to audiences…

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News: Equity launches Green Rider campaign

Hayley Atwell, Bill Nighy, Mark Rylance and David Harewood are among a group of 100 actors supporting…

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TV Review: Magpie Murders

With Lesley Manville in a starring role, I was always going to watch Magpie Murders and naturally,…

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TV Review: Magpie Murders / Hotel Portofino

In which I sample the first episodes of new Britbox series Magpie Murders and Hotel Portofino “Do…

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Film review: the Johnny English trilogy

Johnny English, Johnny English Reborn and Johnny English Strikes Again prove ideal brainless festive watching “I’ve been…

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Not-a-TV Review: Dracula

Three feature-length episodes of a new take on Dracula prove an indulgence too far “One can have…

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TV Review: Dracula, Episode 1

I get through Dracula, mainly due to the #Heffklaxon but there’s some issues to address moving forward……

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Review: Long Day’s Journey Into Night, Wyndham’s Theatre

Has Lesley Manville ever been better? She scorches through a beautiful production of Long Day’s Journey Into Night…

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20 shows to look forward to in 2018

There’s all sorts of big productions arriving in the months to come (Long Day’s Journey Into Night,…