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  1. First look at Catherine Zeta-Jones in big screen reboot of Dad's ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Hellomagazine.com

    The first images of the hotly-anticipated Dad's Army remake have already been released - despite the cast only being confirmed earlier in October. Catherine Zeta-Jones stars in the film as glamorous journalist Rose, sent to the coastal town of Walmington-on-Sea to write about the efforts of the Home Guard volunteers.

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  2. Dad's Army film set images revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Hampshire Chronicle

    The first official photos from the set of the big-screen version of Second World War sitcom Dad's Army have been released as the all-star cast began filming in Yorkshire. The pictures show the stellar cast of UK talent signed up to star in the film, including Catherine Zeta Jones, Bill Nighy, Sir Tom Courtenay, Sir Michael Gambon and Toby Jones.

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  3. Catherine Zeta-Jones in Dad's Army revealed: See the first official picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | IcNetwork

    The Dad's Army film began filming in Yorkshire this month and has an all-star cast including Bill Nighy, and Sir Michael Gambon Catherine Zeta Jones is seen on the set of the big-screen version of Dad's Army in the first set of official pictures revealed today. The all-star cast have began filming in Yorkshire and it includes Bill Nighy, Sir Tom Courtenay, Sir Michael Gambon and Toby Jones.

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  4. Cast of new Dad's Army film shown in official photosRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | ITV

    The first official photos from the set of the big-screen version of Second World War sitcom Dad's Army have been released as the all-star cast began filming in Yorkshire. The pictures show the stellar cast of UK talent signed up to star in the film, including Catherine Zeta Jones, Bill Nighy, Sir Tom Courtenay, Sir Michael Gambon and Toby Jones.

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  5. Dad's new Army spotted out and about filming in the Yorkshire countrysideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... BBC comedy series have big boots to fill. Despite being given only 13 weeks when it was first aired in 1968, Dad's Army ran for 11 years and became one of the nation's favourite comedies attracting 18million viewers at its height. Sir Michael Gambon ...

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  6. Emily Atack makes first appearance on Dad's Army film setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Daily Mail

    Emily Atack looks every inch the retro pin-up in a printed dress and tight curls as she makes a very glamorous first appearance on Dad's Army film set But on Thursday, Emily Atack was cutting a pin up image of a whole new calibre when she donned full costume on the set of the Hollywood adaptation of iconic BBC sitcom Dad's Army. The blonde bombshell twisted her platinum tresses into a ringlet style for a vintage look and injected some signature sex appeal as she showed off her enviable curves in a tight-fitting red dress.

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  7. Sarah Lancashire on the Dad's Army film set in YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Daily Mail

    Sarah Lancashire is unrecognisable in dark wig and uniform as she steps onto the Dad's Army film set in Yorkshire News of a Hollywood adaptation of iconic BBC sitcom Dad's Army has received mixed reactions from fans so far. But the high-profile cast have been hard at work shooting scenes for the upcoming comedy in the Yorkshire Dales, with Sarah Lancashire taking her star turn in front of the camera on Thursday morning.

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  8. Catherine Zeta-Jones channels 1940s glamour as she films Dad's Army in YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    The actress has swapped LA for a significantly less sunny Yorkshire as she films the new film adaptation of the popular comedy classic Apparently, Yorkshire is the new Hollywood as it plays host to the star-studded cast who are filming a feature-length adaptation of the classic BBC TV series. Channelling a 1940s war-time look, the actress wore a monochrome jacket with her brunette hair in a a sleek up-do as she prepared for her role as a wartime journalist, set to uncover a German spy who has infiltrated the Home Guard in Walmington-on-Sea.

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  9. Hands Off Dad's ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    THERE are some British institutions that should never be tampered with and TV show "Dad's Army" is one of them. Generations feel they have grown up with pompous Captain Mannering and innocent Private Pike, and the much-repeated programmes are still on at prime-time.

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  10. Catherine Zeta-Jones goes from dowdy to glam as she ditches hairnet ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Daily Mail

    Catherine Zeta-Jones goes from dowdy to glam as she ditches hairnet and padded jacket to film scenes for Dad's Army movie But on Tuesday, the actress was spotted in Yorkshire, where she was filming the Hollywood adaptation of Dad's Army. While she was first spotted looking dowdy in a hairnet and padded jacket, the 45-year-old soon ooked stunning - although slightly chilly - as she got into character while shooting on location in the English countryside.

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  11. Dad's Army cast and crew start filming in Yorkshire countrysideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Daily Mail

    Don't panic - it's only the Dad's Army remake! Cast and crew of new movie of the classic TV series start filming in Yorkshire countryside The Hollywood cast of the new Dad's Army film have been spotted out on manoeuvres as they begin shooting the movie remake of the classic comedy series. Stars including Michael Gambon, Daniel Mays and Toby Jones were seen in their Home Guard uniforms after they began making the new film in the Yorkshire countryside.

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  12. The war isn't over . . . Dad's Army invadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Thornton le Dale Today

    Some of the UK's leading acting talent is heading to Ryedale in the coming weeks after it was announced that a big-screen version of Dad's Army will be filmed in God's Own County. The North Yorkshire Moors Railway and Duncombe Park are believed to have been scouted by the production crew last week ahead of filming in the district next month at Bridlington, and at Cloughton village north of Scarborough and in Leeds in December.

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  13. Don't need Hollywood for a quality re-enactment: Yorkshire's annual ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Daily Mail

    Don't need Hollywood for a quality re-enactment: Yorkshire's annual 1940s wartime festival seems to have brought Dad's Army back to life ahead of the much-loved series' big screen treatment Participants appeared to be inspired by beloved Dad's Army TV series, of which a film remake has been announced A Second World War re-enactment has brought Dad's Army back to life just as hype over the wildly popular TV show's film adaptation begins to build. The annual Pickering Wartime and 1940s Weekend is running this weekend, with some of its participants presenting themselves as the spitting image of the beloved characters from the classic British comedy.

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  14. Don't panic! Can Dad's Army remake match comedy classic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Western morning News

    A new Dad's Army film is expected to draw huge cinema audiences when it is released in 2016. Simon Parker considers the possible pitfalls of trying to recreate a British institution It was announced this week that director Oliver Parker had begun filming a big screen version of Dad's Army, with a stellar cast that includes Michael Gambon, Bill Paterson, Blake Harrison, Danny Mays, Mark Gatiss, Catherine Zeta Jones and even Alison Steadman.

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  15. On Dad's Army, Christopher Stevens asks 'who do they think they are kidding?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Daily Mail

    ... customer's phone bills with unwanted horoscopes and ring-tones You stupid boys! Attempt to recapture the magic of Dad's Army with a cast of celebs? Life-long fan CHRISTOPHER STEVENS asks 'who do they think they are kidding?' A platoon of Britain's ...

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  16. Big-screen version of Dad's Army to be filmed in RyedaleRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Thornton le Dale Today

    The director of the movie, which has a stellar line-up of UK talent including Catherine Zeta Jones and Bill Nighy, has been scouting locations at Duncombe Park, Helmsley, the North Yorkshire Moors Railway and at Mulberries of Pickering, a cafe in Bridge Street which has gardens overlooking the railway. The crew hopped on the steam train in Pickering on Tuesday and travelled along the heritage railway line, stopping off at the villages of Goathland and Grosmont, near Whitby.

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  17. Don't panic! Don't panic! - Dad's Army movie to be shot in YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Northern Echo

    ... Yorkshire, that what looks set to be a huge hit will be filmed here," he said. "We look forward to welcoming Dad's Army and the stellar cast to the region - we'll make sure they are given a warm Yorkshire welcome." John Laurie, who played Private ...

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  18. Zeta Jones recruited for Dad's ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | South Wales Argus

    CATHERINE Zeta Jones is among a stellar cast of UK talent signed up to star in the big-screen version of Second World War sitcom Dad's Army. She will play a journalist sent to Walmington-on-Sea to write about the men's exploits in the film which is directed by Oliver Parker and sees the hapless volunteers in search of a spy.

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  19. Dad's Army stars, then and now: Who's playing who in the new Dad's Army film?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... for Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood BBC baking contest, watched by nearly half as many viewers again on 2013 finale Dad's Army The Film: Catherine Zeta Jones, Michael Gambon and Toby Jones head up all-star cast for sitcom adaptation Toby Jones has ...

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  20. Catherine Zeta-Jones joins Dad's Army castRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Hellomagazine.com

    Catherine Zeta-Jones will star in a silver-screen remake of Second World War sitcom, Dad's Army. The 45-year-old Welsh actress is set to play a journalist sent to the coastal town of Walmington-on-Sea to write about the efforts of the Home Guard volunteers .

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