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  1. Wolf Hall filming locations see surge in interest from viewers and touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Daily Mail

    ... which began on BBC2 on Wednesday, is based on Hilary Mantel's Booker-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies. It stars Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell and Damian Lewis as King Henry VIII. The programme chart the rise of Thomas Cromwell from ...

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  2. Mark Rylance: King of stage claims small screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Independent

    ... a costume drama - was testimony to the place that Hilary Mantel's Tudor court-set novel, and its sequel, Bring Up the Bodies, occupy in the literary and wider cultural landscape. With combined UK and US sales of the two books now around the ...

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  3. Wolf Hall: Nice teeth, shame about the codpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... includes Jonathan Pryce as Cardinal Wolsley, combines both Hilary Mantel's original books Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies . Mantel is writing the third part of the trilogy - The Mirror and the Light . Mantel explained that the actors in Wolf Hall ...

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  4. Wolf Hall director defends lighting in the show saying for every...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Daily Mail

    ... Mail, said: 'The dash of humour is what makes Hilary Mantel's two Booker-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, set in the maelstrom of Tudor politics, so entertaining.' 'This is event television, sumptuous, intelligent, and serious, ...

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  5. Millions tune in for Wolf Hall on BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Salisbury Journal

    ... than a series. Wolf Hall is based on Mantel's pair of Man Booker Prize-winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies. ITV's National Television Awards, which was also screened last night, had an audience of 6.6 million. Coronation Street, ...

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  6. Events 1-23-15Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Barnstable Patriot

    ... made possible by a grant from Mass Humanities. : Brewster Ladies' Library, 1822 Main St., will discuss "Bring Up the Bodies" by Hilary Mantel for its February reading selection, 1 p.m. in the library meeting room. , this year at the Barnstable ...

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  7. 'Wolf Hall' Mini Strong In Uk TV Debut; Critics Howl With PraiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Deadline

    Wolf Hall won't make its way to PBS Masterpiece until April 5, but it did kick off last night on BBC Two in the UK. The six-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning historical fiction novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies , bowed to strong ratings and five-star reviews .

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  8. Wolf Hall viewers complain realistic candlelit scenes in new BBC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Mail on Sunday

    ... scenes. By condensing the 650 pages of Hilary Mantel's novel Wolf Hall, and its 436-page sequel Bring Up The Bodies into six hour-long episodes there was always a risk some viewers might struggle to follow the intricate plot detailing the rise of ...

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  9. The plots are murky, the lighting murkier, but the cast is simply...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Mail on Sunday

    ... more cunning. The dash of humour is what makes Hilary Mantel's two Booker-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, set in the maelstrom of Tudor politics, so entertaining. Her hero Cromwell, an ex-mercenary turned lawyer who rises from the ...

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  10. Wolf Hall's Thomas Cromwell as portrayed by Mark RylanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | IcNetwork

    ... Hall as a conniving piece of work on the wrong side of things. The award-winning books Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies have brought Mantel endless plaudits, and there's no doubt that her devotion to historical study has created a world as close to ...

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  11. Wolf Hall - previews of 'masterful' BBC seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The First Post

    The first episode of the hotly-anticipated BBC series Wolf Hall airs tonight. The lavishly filmed adaptation of Hilary Mantel's two Booker-prize winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, about the rise of Thomas Cromwell in the perilous court of King Henry VIII, is already winning accolades from the lucky few who seen previews.

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  12. Reasons to watch Wolf Hall over Celebrity Big BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Daily Mail

    ... actors in British theatre. The question is: Does it deliver? Could ANY adaptation of both Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies do them justice in only six parts. Better than Big Brother: Jim Shelley says new debut episode of Wolf Hall will be better ...

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  13. A beginner's guide to Wolf HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Radio Times

    Remember that Hilary Mantel lady? Y'know, the one with the lispy voice and all those book prizes who likes to air her opinions on the royal family? Well, the BBC have decided to turn her two Tudor novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies into a six-part series . Many, many things but we'll try and make this simple with five names you need to know.

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  14. Henry VIII... was the first Euro Sceptic: It's the TV event of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Mail

    ... I am greatly looking forward to the BBC's dramatisation of Hilary Mantel's Tudor novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, which starts tomorrow night. The books, both of which won the coveted Man Booker prize, were magnificently rich creations, and ...

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  15. 'Masterpiece' series 'Wolf Hall' celebrated with L.A. teaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Los Angeles Times

    ... he described as an expert sportsman, jouster, hunter and archer. The show: Based on "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies," the first two novels in Mantel's Cromwell trilogy -- both winners of the Man Booker Prize, among other awards -- the ...

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  16. A starring role in television's new historical dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Banbury Guardian

    ... Hall. The BBC's star-studded adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies starts next Wednesday evening. The six-part series has been filmed entirely on location, with our very own Broughton Castle ...

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  17. Dani Garavelli: Is Henry VIII series well executed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Scotsman.com

    ... "Oh no, not another blinking costume drama." Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-A winning books Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies have that effect on people. You're either for or against, an evangelist or a nay-sayer (although some of the nay-sayers ...

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  18. Claire Foy talks about playing Anne Boleyn in Wolf HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... the Tudor epic. Claire found her character, in the adaptation of Hilary Mantel's novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, more sympathetic than the "cliched Anne Boleyn version" she learnt about in school. "She is this amazingly strong woman living ...

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  19. Why the BBC's Wolf Hall could be the Greatest Period Drama Ever MadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Daily Mail

    ... Lewis as the king. The six-part series is based on Mantel's pair of bestselling novels - Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies - which have both won the Booker Prize. Mantel is currently working on the book that will complete the trilogy. These novels ...

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  20. Wolf Hall: five things to expect from BBC adaptationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The First Post

    TV series based on Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall books features Homeland and Sherlock stars, tiny codpieces and CGI crowds The BBC is set to screen a new six-part adaptation of Hilary Mantel's Booker prize-winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, starting on 21 January. The books are best-sellers and have already been turned into two hit West End plays , but what can television audiences expect from the series? The series stars acclaimed stage actor Mark Rylance as Thomas Cromwell, the king's adviser through whose eyes we see the workings of the court of Henry VIII, while the supporting cast offers a line-up of the best of British acting talent including Joanne Whalley, Claire Foy and Jonathan Price.

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