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  1. Was William Shakespeare depressed when he wrote King Lear?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    ... collapsing and dying on top of his daughter Cordelia, after she is hanged. Was Shakespeare depressed? Simon Russell Beale, who played King Lear in Sam Mendes recent production at the National Theatre, left, says the Bard, right, must have ...

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  2. Judi Dench to co-star in BBC's upcoming 'Richard III' with Benedict CumberbatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Crown trilogy ( Richard II , Henry IV , and Henry V ) back in 2012 to great acclaim. Ben Whishaw and Simon Russell Beale both won BAFTAs for their performances. Richard III and Henry VI will be produced by Neal Street Productions, Carnival ...

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  3. Bonneville joins Dench in Bard castRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Newsday

    ... cast in 2012 and adapted Shakespeare's Richard II, Henry IV, and Henry V for the screen. Ben Whishaw and Simon Russell Beale won Baftas for best actor and best supporting actor respectively, the former for his role as Richard II.

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  4. Isaac Newton joins Talking StatuesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Art Daily

    ... writer Timberlake Wertenbaker has written Newton's monologue which has been animated by the actor Simon Russell Beale. Timberlake Wertenbaker says: 'For me, the problem with statues was always that you could go up to them, walk around them, but they ...

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  5. Star voices give life to statuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Independent.ie

    ... speak for a new art project. Other stars who have delivered speeches or readings include Jeremy Paxman , Simon Russell Beale , Hugh Dennis and Jenna Coleman, who plays Clara Oswald in Doctor Who. Stewart, who gives a voice to the Unknown Soldier at ...

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  6. How London's statues are finding their voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Business News

    ... great and the good. "Look up!" says Isaac Newton outside the British Library, in the commanding tones of Simon Russell Beale . "Most of the things you're doing now, like listening to me on your mobile phone, can only be done because of my ...

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  7. The Expendables 3 review - Sly Stallone returns in an aging rampageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Business News

    ... the fourth film will also include Tom Berenger, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dennis Waterman, Danny Dyer and Simon Russell Beale. Sly Stallone returns as top Expendable in this under-par outing, and he is actually pretty nimble compared to the other ...

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  8. With age, the wisdom of staging 'Lear' becomes less clearRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... missed Frank Langella's performance this winter at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, but I did catch Simon Russell Beale, an English stage actor of supple wit, as an unusually spry, still-middle-aged Lear in Sam Mendes' slick staging at London's ...

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  9. Cerys Matthews, you're bookedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | IcNetwork

    The Welsh polymath is set to join journalist and author Bidisha and actor Simon Russell Beale on BBC Four's new series The Secret Life of Books.

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  10. From Howath to KnightlyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Bronte Blog

    ... writers and performers to offer us their own deeply personal take on famous and much-loved classics." Simon Russell Beale examines Shakespeare's First Folio of plays; Dr. Alexandra Harris celebrates Virginia Woolf's Mrs Dalloway ; Bidisha asks ...

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  11. Into the Woods First Look--Disney Introduces Emily Blunt, Johnny Depp, Anna Kendrick and Chris PineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | E! Online

    ... Sky," "No One Is Alone" and "On the Steps of the Palace." The musical also stars Christine Baranski , Simon Russell Beale , Tammy Blanchard , Annette Crosbie , Frances de la Tour , Johnny Depp , Richard Glover , Billy Magnussen , Chris Pine , Lucy ...

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  12. Into the Woods First Look-Disney Introduces Emily Blunt, Johnny ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | E! Online

    ... Sky," "No One Is Alone" and "On the Steps of the Palace." The musical also stars Christine Baranski , Simon Russell Beale , Tammy Blanchard , Annette Crosbie , Frances de la Tour , Johnny Depp , Richard Glover , Billy Magnussen , Chris Pine , Lucy ...

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  13. Penny Dreadful Comic-Con Panel Recap: John Logan and Cast Discuss...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Collider

    ... in the form of Helen McCrory, who played the spiritualist Madame Kali in two episodes this season. Simon Russell Beale will also be a regular next season. Next season, the Creature will be forced to pick a name for himself, which will be the name of ...

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  14. Penny Dreadful Boss Addresses Vanessa's Sexuality, Ethan's Werewolf OriginsRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Genesee Country Express

    ... he said before introducing a clip in which Kali discusses Vanessa Ives (Green) with Ferdinand Lyle (Simon Russell Beale). "Miss Ives, Miss Ives, speaking to demons and touching lives," she says. "What games we'll have, Miss Ives and I, where one ...

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  15. 'Penny Dreadful' at Comic-Con 2014: Creator John Logan teases Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Zap2it.com

    ... to write dialogue for, unlike the vampire. With her, Ferdinand will also be around more often, with Simon Russell Beale joining the cast. A deleted scene shown to the crowd of Kali and Ferdinand discussing Vanessa. Kali ends it by saying a showdown ...

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  16. Penny Dreadful: Who is the Main Antagonist for Season 2?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | IGN

    ... finale, that he's now moved to Season 2. And it featured Kali talking to Egyptologist Ferdinand Lyle (Simon Russell Beale) about Vanessa, very menacingly. "What excites me about the second season is that the cosmology of the show gets much larger," ...

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  17. Shakespeare UncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WETK-TV Colchester

    ... mparing notes on the titanic challenge of playing the most iconic of all roles. He also tries, alongside Simon Russell Beale and Ben Whishaw, to master the meaning of the play and the reason why it is considered the greatest of Shakespeare's works.

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  18. Ticket Alert: Watch National Theatre Plays On A Rooftop ScreenRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Londonist

    ... summer cinema club for one week in August. Daily at 1.30pm, the stage version of London Assurance (with Simon Russell Beale) will be screened, portraying the story of Sir Harcourt Courtly who moves to Gloucestershire, lured by the promise of a rich ...

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  19. More theatre reviews and previewsRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... Transformed seasons (recent productions include Macbeth with James McAvoy and The Hothouse with Simon Russell Beale). The latest is a staging of Richard III , with the intriguing casting in the lead role of Martin Freeman (an actor more associated ...

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  20. James Bond 24 Orders Rewrites, Which Delays ProductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... "a few months later then they wanted" according to the source. This allows Sam Mendes time to direct Simon Russell Beale as King Lear at the National Theatre, and to co-stage a revival of Cabaret in Manhattan. Part of the compromise of bringing Sam ...

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