Doomed to return: Dad's Army victor at UK
Doomed to return: Dad's Army victor at UK box office despite scathing reviewsThe Guardian (blog)The casting in the Dad's Army film of one Best Exotic actor (Bill Nighy) and one Inbetweener (Blake Harrison) may be viewed as talismanic. Dad's Army's opening gross compares unfavourably with the debut of Mrs Brown's Boys: D'Movie (£4.30m) back in ...and more »
Posted on 9 February 2016 | 6:31 am
Review: Dad's Army, cert PG, starring Toby
Ipswich StarReview: Dad's Army, cert PG, starring Toby Jones, Bill Nighy, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tom Courtenay, on general releaseIpswich StarThe new Walmington-on-Sea number one platoon has the cream of our current acting talent in its ranks – actors such as Toby Jones, Bill Nighy, Sarah Lancashire and Daniel Mays - why not let them off the leash? The problem lies in the fact that the film ...Bill Paterson marches to a new tune with Dad's ArmyIrish IndependentFilm reviews: Dad's Army, Goosebumps, Trumbo and Point BreakExpress.co.ukDad's ArmyRTE.ieThe Northern Echo (registration)all 39 news articles »
Posted on 8 February 2016 | 6:34 am
How the real Birmingham Dad's Army prepared
Birmingham MailHow the real Birmingham Dad's Army prepared to give Hitler a bloody noseBirmingham MailThe cast of the new Dad's Army film, Toby Jones as Captain Mainwaring, Bill Nighy as Wilson, Tom Courtenay as Corporal Jones, Bill Paterson as Fraser, Michael Gambon as Godfrey, Blake Harrison as Pike and Danny Mays as Walker. The new Dad's Army ...
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 8:21 am
Bill Nighy: 5 Awesome Performances And 5
WhatCultureBill Nighy: 5 Awesome Performances And 5 That SuckedWhatCultureIt's thanks to Richard Curtis that Bill Nighy broke into the mainstream, after two decades spent languishing on TV, going from prestige drama to prestige drama in the hallowed halls of the Beeb where he was pretty much wasted. He really broke out in ...
Posted on 5 February 2016 | 2:18 pm
Bill Nighy reveals he nearly missed out on
Daily MailBill Nighy reveals he nearly missed out on Dad's Army movie roleDaily MailTalking to This Morning on Thursday, the 66-year-old star revealed he wasn't sure the part was quite right for him at first. 'There was a huge element of risk. I turned it down five times. I thought, are you out of your mind? I'm not John Le Mesurier ...Dad's Army starring Toby Jones, Bill Nighy, Blake Harrison, Catherine Zeta-Jones...REVIEWHerts and Essex ObserverDad's Army reviewDen Of Geekall 139 news articles »
Posted on 4 February 2016 | 5:03 am
Fall in men... don't you know there's a new
Blake Harrison, best known from the Channel 4 comedy The Inbetweeners, recreates the Private Pike role played by Ian Lavender and told Empire magazine: ‘If I look at Michael [Gambon, who plays Private Godfrey] or Bill [Nighy, who plays Sergeant Wilson ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:41 am
BBC Two will explore the origins of Dad's
The BBC will announce its broadcast date in the near future. Meanwhile, the Dad's Army film starring Toby Jones and Bill Nighy will be released at cinemas on February 5, 2016. Watch a trailer below:
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:28 am
BBC2 drama to tell story of Dad’s Army
The one-off hour-long drama, announced on Friday, comes ahead of a big-screen version of the comedy, due to be released next year, starring Toby Jones and Bill Nighy. It is not the first time the BBC has looked back at the creation of one of its biggest ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:00 pm
Film fest at the Dryden focuses on work
Pride at 8 p.m. Oct. 30: This is a highly regarded British drama, with a fabulous cast headed by Bill Nighy and Imelda Staunton, about a London-based group of gays and lesbians who band together to support striking mine workers and their families during ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:59 pm
Stock Turbulence an Argument for Financial
As brilliantly portrayed in this video by the British actor Bill Nighy, a tiny tax on financial translations carried out by institutions would raise hundreds of billions of dollars." In Henry's just-released remarks from The Real News: "The Sky Is Not Falling?
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:16 am