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The War Rooms: Jenna Coleman to Play the Real Miss Moneypenny
She is also playing Queen Victoria in the ITV and PBS co-production Victoria for the foreseeable future. Jenna Coleman has signed to play Joan Bright in The War Rooms, a real-life drama about the woman who led Winston Churchill's secret Whitehall bunker and the inspiration for Miss Moneypenny in the James Bond stories The series[...]
PBS Announces Season 3 of Masterpiece's 'Victoria' Will Air in 2019
The TCA (Television Critics Association) summer press tour continues this week, and today it was PBS's turn to talk about their upcoming projects. Chief (or Chieftainess?) among them today was the reveal that PBS's Masterpiece Theater presentation series Victoria starring Jenna Coleman will be returning for a third season, and it'll be premiering in 2019. Melanie McFarland (secretary for[...]
Picnic at Hanging Rock: BBC Nabs U.K. Rights to Natalie Dormer Series
The complex, interwoven narrative follows the subsequent investigation and the event's far-reaching impact on the students, families and staff of Appleyard College and on the nearby township. Credit: FremantleMedia Australia/Ben King Joining Dormer are fellow cast members Yael Stone as Miss Dora Lumley, one of Appleyard's instructors; and college students Lily Sullivan (Camp) as Miranda Reid, Madeleine[...]
Con Wars: IFCON Victoria 2015
Michael Reade reported for the Times Colonist about a Canadia convention IFCON Victoria 2015 that was cancelled just before it was due to take place, leaving exhibitors and attendees out if pocket He reported that Bob Lynn, friend of the organiser Bill Code posted that Code had to be rushed to the hospital after collapsing last Sunday and[...]