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  1. Wolf Hall BBC miniseriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Kottke.org

    Wait, how did I miss this...Hilary Mantel's excellent pair of novels about Thomas Cromwell & Henry VIII, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies , are being turned into a six-part BBC miniseries . Outstanding! Noted Shakespearian actor Mark Rylance will play Cromwell with Homeland's Damian Lewis as Henry VIII.

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  2. 'Wolf Hall' downsizes codpieces for America, actor saysRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Los Angeles Times

    That's according to one of the stars of "Wolf Hall," the upcoming BBC historical drama series based on Hilary Mantel's two Man Booker Prize-winning books, "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies." Actor Mark Rylance, who plays the show's main protagonist, Thomas Cromwell, said producers toned down the size of the fashion accessories to make them more acceptable to viewers in the U.S. "I think the codpieces are too small," Rylance said during a question-and-answer session discussing the show.

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  3. 'Wolf Hall' Creatives & Cast On Codpieces, Tudor Politics And Killing Anne BoleynRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Deadline

    A well-heeled crowd turned out in London Wednesday night to preview the first episode of Wolf Hall , the BBC 's classy new adaptation of the Hilary Mantel novel and its sequel Bring Up The Bodies . The cultural elite of the city has been awash in the Booker Prize-winning revisionist history in recent months, thanks to the novels' ubiquity and this summer's sold-out stage adaptations put on by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

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  4. Mantela s story collection leaves loose ends untiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Wichita Eagle

    If you know Hilary Mantel from her Booker Prize-winning historical novels "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies," expect something different from this short-story collection. The 10 stories, originally published between 1993 and 2012, are set largely in the present day and concern themselves largely with ordinary people.

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  5. Stoppard called 'greatest living playwright' at London theatre awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Arab Times

    ... for his stagings of plays based on Hilary Mantel's best-selling historical novels "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies", produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company's Swan Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon and the Aldwych Theatre in London. (RTRS) ...

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  6. Anderson And Hiddleston Shine At AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Key 103

    ... Herrin for his stagings of plays based on Hilary Mantel's best-selling historical novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company's Swan Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon and the Aldwych Theatre in London. Actress ...

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  7. Gillian Anderson wins theatre awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | BBC News

    ... Herrin was awarded the prize for best director for his RSC productions of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. Actress Laura Jane Matthewson won the emerging talent award for her performance in Dogfight, based on the 1991 River Phoenix ...

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  8. Stoppard called "greatest living playwright" at London theatre awardsRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Reuters

    ... for his stagings of plays based on Hilary Mantel's best-selling historical novels "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies", produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company's Swan Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon and the Aldwych Theatre in London. Actress Laura ...

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  9. Gifts for Theater Fans, Every Person in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Manhattan Users Guide

    ... Collection' is on sale at Triton . The RSC transfers its production of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies , performed in two parts, beginning March 20, 15 weeks only. [Photo: Johan Persson] The Untold Stories of Broadway : Tales from ...

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  10. PBS to Air Mark Rylance "Wolf Hall" Miniseries and Starry August Wilson TributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Playbill

    ... 2015 at 10:00 PM, follows Cromwell's life and career. The London productions of Wolf Hall and its sequel Bring Up the Bodies , adapted for the stage by Mike Poulton , will arrive on Broadway this spring at the Winter Garden Theatre. The second ...

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  11. Tom Hiddleston Up For Top Theatre AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Miller's play A View from the Bridge, and V for Vendetta actor Ben Miles, who starred in Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies - a double bill stage adaptation of Hilary Mantel's two novels. Gillian Anderson, Kristin Scott Thomas, Harry Potter star ...

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  12. Hiddleston up for theatre awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | BBC News

    Tom Hiddleston, Gillian Anderson and Kristin Scott Thomas are among the nominees for acting prizes at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards. He faces competition from Strong's Eddie Carbone in Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge and Ben Miles, as Thomas Cromwell in the RSC adaptations of Hilary Mantel's historical novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies.

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  13. Royal Shakespeare Company Sells 1.7 Million Tickets During 2013-14 Season; Annual Review PublishedRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... busiest touring years ever. The stage adaptations of Hilary Mantel's award-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies became two of the RSC's fastest selling London transfers, produced with Playful Productions. They will open on Broadway in ...

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  14. Hilary Mantel believes Coalition has portrayed less well off as 'morally defective'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... twice for Wolf Hall - an account of the rise of Henry VIII's confident Thomas Cromwell - and its sequel, Bring Up the Bodies. She said: 'Many people are poorer than they were five or six years ago. The last few years of austerity after the banking ...

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  15. Hilary Mantel: Coalition is more brutal to poor and immigrants than Thomas CromwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Independent

    ... for her Wolf Hall, which documented the rise of Cromwell, Henry VIII's chief minister, and its sequel Bring Up the Bodies, said austerity had become a present-day dogma rather than a policy response. The author said: "Many people are poorer than ...

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  16. 'The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher' allows Hilary Mantel to imagine what might have beenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    Hilary Mantel , whose brilliant, engrossing historical novels, "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies," achieved the surprising feat of humanizing the sinister Thomas Cromwell, provokes such addictive interest that audiences evidently could not bear the wait for the third volume in the series, "The Mirror and the Light." A new collection of her short fiction, The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher , has emerged to give readers a quick Mantel fix.

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  17. PBS to air more 'Masterpiece' in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | UPI

    ... Hall , a highly anticipated adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels -- Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies . Other Masterpiece programming scheduled for 2015 includes The Manners of Downton Abbey , a behind-the-scenes look at the ...

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  18. More "Masterpiece" on PBS in 2015Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Ohio.com

    ... Wolf Hall, a highly anticipated adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. The six-part series charts the shrewd and brilliant rise of Cromwell in the Tudor court - from a blacksmith's son to Henry ...

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  19. PBS Will Broadcast "Wolf Hall," Starring Mark Rylance,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Playbill

    ... King Henry VIII (Lewis). As previously announced , the Broadway engagement of Wolf Hall and its sequel Bring Up the Bodies , based on the history novels by Hilary Mantel about Henry VIII, will begin performances this spring at the Winter Garden ...

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  20. Tix On Sale for Wolf Hall Double-Bill on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Playbill

    Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway engagement of Wolf Hall and its sequel Bring Up the Bodies , based on the history novels by Hilary Mantel about Henry VIII, which will begin performances this spring at the Winter Garden Theatre. The Royal Shakespeare Company productions recently extended their acclaimed London repertory run through Oct. 4. Mike Poulton adapted the double-bill for the stage.

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