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Bill and Eastenders star Roberta Returns to Citizens Theatre in Hamlet

ROBERTA Taylor's roles in Eastenders and The Bill may have made her one of the most famous faces on British TV. But the Londoner admits her acting success is down to the training she received back in the seventies at the Citizens' Theatre in Glasgow.


Related Topix: The Bill, EastEnders, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Roberta Taylor, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Tue Sep 16, 2014

Terry Alderton admits to worst gig of his life

The Southend funnyman, who was recently in EastEnders, is mortified at dozens of angry posts on Twitter accusing him of using expletives at the family- friendly event, along with a number of inappropriate jokes. The comedian told a joke about missing planes, possibly in reference to the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, and then goaded the audience to "boo louder" Organisers of the event, which ended the Prince Harry-inspired games for wounded servicemen and women, even turned off Terry's microphone in a bid to stop him.


Related Topix: Terry Alderton, EastEnders, Entertainment, World News, Prince Harry

The Independent

John Bardon: Actor who rounded off a long career as villain and...

Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A burly, jolly comic actor with a touch of Dickensian London about him, John Bardon was equally adept at villainy as buffoonery, but trumped both at the end of his career with a moving, tender study in pathos.


Related Topix: EastEnders, Entertainment, Television, Short, History Movies, Antony and Cleopatra, Drama Movies, John Bardon

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

General Hospital Spoilers: Sam and Patrick Flirting - What...

General Hospital spoilers tease that Sam and Patrick will be growing closer over the course of fall, and will take their relationship to the next level. GH fans have been pushing for the SamTrick coupling since it became clear that Robin and Patrick's marriage was over , and Sam and Patrick developed some amazing chemistry while they have been investigating Rafe's car accident that killed Patrick's infant son Gabriel.


Related Topix: General Hospital, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Young and the Restless

Washington Times

Angela Lansbury reprising 'Blithe Spirit' on tour

Producers said Tuesday that the 88-year-old TV legend and five-time Tony Award winner will reprise her role as Madame Arcati and lead a cast of "Blithe Spirit" on a tour that will take it from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. In Noel Coward's comedy, Lansbury plays an irrepressible spiritualist who inadvertently summons from beyond the grave the first wife of an English novelist. The "Murder, She Wrote" star won a Tony in the role in 2009.


Related Topix: Murder, She Wrote, Drama Movies, Blithe Spirit, Comedy Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Angela Lansbury

Shane Richie says EastEnders fire storyline will be...

EastEnders ' Shane Richie has teased there's "heartbreaking" times ahead for Kat and Alfie Moon after he sets fire to their family home. The loveable Walford couple will go through their most trying ordeal yet when Kat - played by Jessie Wallace - suffers serious injuries in the blaze, airing this week on BBC One, and viewers will be left wondering whether their relationship can overcome Alfie's tragic mistake.


Related Topix: EastEnders, Entertainment, Television, Shane Richie, Jessie Wallace

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Days Of Our Lives Spoilers: Does Theresa Kill John Before He Awakens...

Days Of Our Lives Spoilers: Does Theresa Kill John Before He Awakens From Coma - Will Daniel and Kristen Clear Brady's Name? Days of Our Lives spoilers reveal that it is a real possibility John Black could wake up from his coma. John's prognosis was dismal, after Theresa Donovan cracked him over the head with a fire poker and the injury was so severe he slipped in to a coma.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Days of our Lives, Drama, Television, Life, Self Defense


Coronation Street

Keith Lemon snoops around the homes of more mystery celebrities. Guests this time are TV and radio presenter Dave Berry, comedian Jimmy Carr and Emmerdale actress Natalie Anderson.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Sunday Herald

Taylor back on stage where she learned so much

ROBERTA TAYLOR: Says she learned lots about her craft when she worked at the Citizens Theatre in the mid-1970s. The actress reveals she is not interested in Facebook or Twitter.


Related Topix: EastEnders, Entertainment, Television, The Bill, Drama, Roberta Taylor, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Hometown Annapolis

George Clooney to Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Golden Globes

George Clooney has been named recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 72nd annual Golden Globes . The ceremony, to be held January 11 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, will be hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler .


Related Topix: Gravity, The Ides of March, Short, Comedy Movies, History Movies, Er, Good Night, and Good Luck., Drama Movies, ER, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, George Clooney

New L.A. Slasher Poster Brings Death

On tap right now we have a brand new one-sheet for the latest slasher flick to bloody up our offices, L.A. Slasher . Check it out or risk making it onto his slit list! Produced by Jeffrey Wright and Daniel Sollinger and directed by Martin Owen, the film stars Danny Trejo , Mischa Barton , Dave Bautista , Eric Roberts , Drake Bell , Brooke Hogan , Tori Black , and Marisa Lauren , with the voice of Andy Dick as the "L.A. Slasher."


Related Topix: Machete, Celebrities, Danny Trejo, The O.C., Entertainment, Drama, Television, Mischa Barton, Thriller, Crime Movies, Action Movies, The Dark Knight, Comedy, Drake and Josh

DWTS 19: Introducing Jonathan Bennett & Allison Holker

Jonathan D. Bennett, 33, is an American actor best known for his role in the the 2004 "Mean Girls" in which he was Lindsay Lohan's love interest and a brief one-year stint on the soap opera "All My Children" . This year he became the host of MTV's " Copy Cat ."


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, High School Musical, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, All My Children, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Jonathan Bennett, Celebrities, Lindsay Lohan, Pop/Rock

Channel Surfer: Monday's TV

Lea Thompson and professional partner Artem Chigvintsev rehearse ahead of tonight's season premiere of "Dancing with the Stars" on ABC. In today's TV Picks, a new batch of stars strap on their dancing shoes, America's best ninjas face off against international warriors, one "ANTM" model's partying leads to a major infraction and much more.


Related Topix: Dallas, Entertainment, Drama, Television

International Business Times

'The Bold And The Beautiful' Spoilers For Sept. 15, 2014,...

"The Bold and the Beautiful" will have a series of confrontation scenes as Quinn's secret slowly unravels and gets discovered by Liam Spencer and the other B&B characters, including Wyatt Fuller . Plus, watch out for some pivotal scenes featuring Pamela Douglas , Ivy Forrester , Charlie Webber , Hope Logan and Quinn Fuller .


Related Topix: Comedy, The Bold and the Beautiful, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Scott Clifton, Alley Mills, Kimberly Matula

WTMA-AM North Charleston

New Season of "Dancing with the Stars" Begins Monday Night

Thirteen celebrities will put on their dancing shoes Monday night when ABC's Dancing with the Stars begins its 19th season. The judges' desk will be a little more crowded this season.


Related Topix: Dancing With the Stars, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Carrie Ann Inaba, General Hospital, Drama

Daventry Express

Soap star on stage

Former Eastenders actor Shaun Williamson will be taking a very different role when he appears in One Man, Two Guvnors later this month. Best known for playing Barry Evans on the soap, he will play Charlie Clench in the award winning show when it comes to the Royal and Derngate in Northampton.


Related Topix: EastEnders, Entertainment, Television, Shaun Williamson

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Four soap actors compete on Dancing With The Stars

Soap viewers may want to go back to ABC's Dancing with the Stars on Monday September 15th. Four soap stars will be competing in the 19th season premiere.


Related Topix: Reality TV, Entertainment, Dancing With the Stars, Television, Comedy, All My Children, Drama, Jonathan Bennett

'Dancing with the Stars' season 19 voting numbers emerge

Glitz and glitter lovers rejoice, because " Dancing with the Stars " season 19 premieres Sept. 15 on ABC.


Related Topix: General Hospital, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Back to the Future, Comedy Movies, Telltale Games, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Video Games

Soap stars who have guest-starred on 'Law and Order: SVU'

Throughout the many seasons "Law and Order: SVU" has been on the air, some of the smaller parts and guest starring roles have been filled by soap opera stars. Fans like to see their favorite soap persona step into a new role and the episodes are very well received among the entire soap community.


Related Topix: One Life to Live, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Comedy, Kathy Brier, Hillary B. Smith, General Hospital

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

General Hospital Spoilers: Death at Clinic - Robin Rescues...

General Hospital spoilers for September 15-19 reveal that GH fans should get prepared for another insane week of drama and shocking revelations. All hell is breaking loose at Crichton Clark , and spoilers reveal that Liesl Obrecht has reason to believe her life is in danger.


Related Topix: General Hospital, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television