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  1. Olive KitteridgeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | DVD Verdict

    ... the series lies in the relationship between Olive and her husband Henry, played with "aw, shucks" warmth by Richard Jenkins ( The Visitor ). McDormand and Jenkins are two of the finest actors working today, and it's near-impossible to imagine anyone ...

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  2. Mrs Miniver, The Visitor, Point and Shoot: films on TV todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... Pidgeon plays Mr Miniver) remains unflinching while the Blitz takes its toll. Ubiquitous character actor Richard Jenkins takes the lead here, and earned a best actor nomination for his quietly powerful performance as a diffident American academic ...

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  3. Older actors get recognition at this year's Golden GlobesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... h opens in Singapore on Thursday. Simmons' win, at age 60, will remind viewers of the acclaim that landed at Richard Jenkins' feet when he, another veteran of stage and screen, was lauded in 2008 for his part in drama The Visitor.

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  4. Frances McDormand, Marin's media-shy star, lends support to coastal radio stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Inside Bay Area

    Frances McDormand, in a scene from the HBO miniseries "Olive Kitteridge" will discuss her work on the show at a Dec. 27 event at the West Marin School gym. The co-stars include Richard Jenkins, above, who plays her husband.

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  5. Frances McDormand, West Marin's media-shy screen star, lends support to coastal radio KWMRRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Marin Independent Journal

    Frances McDormand, in a scene from the HBO miniseries "Olive Kitteridge" will discuss her work on the show at a Dec. 27 event at the West Marin School gym. The co-stars include Richard Jenkins, above, who plays her husband.

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  6. 'Olive Kitteridge' lets Frances McDorman get her 'emotional Dirty Harry' onRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    ... a point in her life that anger is her most prominent motive," McDormand tells Zap2it . Her husband, Henry (Richard Jenkins, "Six Feet Under"), adores her. He's the town pharmacist. Where she is blunt to the point of rudeness, he is a friend to all ...

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  7. TV's 'Olive Kitteridge,' bitter, biting, beautifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    Frances McDormand and Richard Jenkins deliver strong performances as two halves of the central marriage in the miniseries "Olive Kitteridge," which airs Sunday and Monday on HBO. Brady Corbet and Zoe Kazan star as Henry Thibodeau and Denise Thibodeau in the new HBO mini-series "Olive Kitteridge."

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  8. Weekend Streamer flashback: 'The Cabin in the Woods'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Gainesville.com

    ... led by two old pros played by Bradley Whitford (aka Josh Lyman from "The West Wing," now and forever) and Richard Jenkins , has the scenario rigged down to the finest detail and can change the environment at will to suit their needs. And that's all ...

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  9. "Olive Kitteridge" is an achingly beautiful, moving HBO miniseries.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Denver Post

    ... masks a warm heart. The story, told mostly in flashback, follows her relationship with her husband, Henry (Richard Jenkins), and their son Christopher, through tragedies, a crime, awkward meals and brusque encounters with the New England townsfolk. ...

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  10. In HBO's 'Olive Kitteridge,' the power of negative thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... junior-high math teacher in the fictitious coastal village of Crosby, Maine. Olive's long marriage to Henry (Richard Jenkins, "Six Feet Under"), the town pharmacist, seems built on the tired truism that opposites attract: Henry is ceaselessly sunny ...

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  11. Frances McDormand: Olive and kickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Laurel County director Lisa Cholodenko, with whom she'd enjoyed a strong collaboration. She was keen to have Richard Jenkins play Olive's husband Henry as the pair had worked together on four previous films. "We've done North Country and three ...

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  12. Tuned In: Attention to detail helps 'Olive Kitteridge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... disdainful of those she finds dumb or uninteresting. Her kind, attentive, long-suffering husband, Henry (Richard Jenkins, "Six Feet Under"), takes an interest in his sweet but dim employee, Denise Thibodeau (Zoe Kazan). Is Henry contemplating a ...

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  13. John Doyle: HBO's new masterpiece is the unforgettable Olive KitteridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... sometimes serene family of Olive (Frances McDormand), a retired math teacher; her guileless husband, Henry (Richard Jenkins), a pharmacist, and their son, Christopher (John Gallagher Jr.), with whom Olive has a heartbreakingly flawed relationship. ...

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  14. In HBOa s a Olive Kitteridge,a the power of negative thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... in the fictitious coastal village of Crosby, Maine. Olive's long marriage to Henry ( "Six Feet Under's" Richard Jenkins), the town pharmacist, seems built on the tired truism that opposites attract: Henry is ceaselessly sunny and happy to engage ...

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  15. TV: McDormand towers as 'Olive Kitteridge' on Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | SFGate

    ... That world may be small in her small Coastal Maine town -- a desperate-to-please, victimized husband Henry ( Richard Jenkins , "Six Feet Under"), their son Chris ( John Gallagher Jr., "The Newsroom")-- but her resentment is monumental. We don't much ...

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  16. 'The cabin in the woods' (2012) is marvelously metaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... ripe with references to the horror genre. "The Cabin in the Woods" opens with technicians Gary Sitterson ( Richard Jenkins ) and Steve Hadley ( Bradley Whitford ) in a lab, talking about a ritual. We then meet a group of college kids on their way to ...

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  17. HBO Miniseries Explores Small-Town RelationshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... matriarch in a frank and witty Frances McDormand, who we follow over a span of 25 years. Joining her are Richard Jenkins ( Six Feet Under ), Bill Murray, John Gallagher, Jr. ( The Newsroom ) and a solid supporting cast. Lisa Cholodenko ( The Kids ...

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  18. HBO's 'Olive Kitteridge': Portrait of a Stoic MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Olive ( Frances McDormand ), is brusque and no-nonsense, verbally thrashing anyone in her path. Henry ( Richard Jenkins ), a pharmacist, is patient and warmhearted. "I somehow hadn't realized that Henry was an enormous part of the situation she's ...

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  19. HBO's 'Olive Kitteridge': Portrait of a Stoic MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Olive ( Frances McDormand ), is brusque and no-nonsense, verbally thrashing anyone in her path. Henry ( Richard Jenkins ), a pharmacist, is patient and warmhearted. "I somehow hadn't realized that Henry was an enormous part of the situation she's ...

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  20. Hit Indie Film The Visitor To Be Adapted For Broadway As A New MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey will adapt writer/director Tom MCCarthy's project, which starred Richard Jenkins as a widowed professor who reluctantly helps two young immigrants he finds living in his Manhattan apartment. Kitt and Yorkey have enjoyed success on Broadway in recent years - they're the brains behind Next to Normal and Idina Menzel's new production If/Then.

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