Game of Thrones hailed a record-breaker -
The West AustralianGame of Thrones hailed a record-breakerThe West AustralianGame of Thrones hailed a record-breaker Natalie Dormer, left, and Diana Rigg in a scene from Game of Thrones. Picture: AP Photo/HBO, Macall B. Polay. Game of Thrones has made the Guinness Book of Records for the largest TV drama simulcast.and more »
Posted on 31 August 2015 | 6:52 pm
John Steed's Jaguar from cult show The New
Mirror.co.ukJohn Steed's Jaguar from cult show The New Avengers up for sale for £12000Mirror.co.uk... nominal amount, and maybe the chance to find a modern-day Purdey in the passenger seat.” The New Avengers was launched in 1976 as a sequel to 60s hit show The Avengers, which Macnee had starred in alongside Honor Blackman and Diana Rigg.and more »
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:27 pm
BBC set for new season starring Britain's
Telegraph.co.ukBBC set for new season starring Britain's 'theatrical knights and dames'Telegraph.co.ukThe BBC will delve into its own archives for the best bits of Sir Anthony Hopkins, Sir Ralph Richardson, Dame Diana Rigg and Dame Judi Dench, featuring interviews and performances from their heyday. Sir Anthony Hopkins in The Innocent (1983) Photo: ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:22 pm
Emmy episode analysis: Will 'Game of
GoldDerbyEmmy episode analysis: Will 'Game of Thrones' scene-stealer Diana Rigg finally ...GoldDerbyWith no obvious frontrunner to win this race according to Gold Derby's exclusive rankings that combine the predictions of our Experts, Editors and Users, the new Emmy voting rules this year could help Rigg prevail because she's on the most popular show.and more »
Posted on 22 July 2015 | 1:03 pm
Diana Rigg pays tribute to Avengers co-star
Daily MailDiana Rigg pays tribute to Avengers co-star Patrick MacneeDaily MailQuizzed on who was the most appealing of his three co-stars in the original Avengers series - Honor Blackman as Cathy Gale, Diana Rigg as Emma Peel, or Linda Thorson as Tara King - Macnee did the only thing an English gentleman could and politely ...Diana Rigg and Roger Moore remember Patrick MacneePhilly.com (blog)all 180 news articles »
Posted on 26 June 2015 | 9:35 am
With Season Five, Game of Thrones Transcends
Heading into its fifth season, HBO’s Game of Thrones has accrued some tremendous assets—and a few daunting challenges. On the minus side, last season’s plots and counter-plots resulted in the deaths of several of the best secondary characters the show has had (Tywin Lannister, Oberyn Martell, the Hound, Ygritte). More important still, the last two seasons were based on the third, and best, of ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 4:00 am
Toby Jones to play smug banker in new BBC
Actor, fresh from Dad’s Army, moves on to adaptation of John Lanchester novel about the ‘haves and have-nots’ of one London street Fresh from playing Captain Mainwaring in a new film version of Dad’s Army , Toby Jones is to take a lead role in BBC1’s forthcoming adaptation of John Lanchester’s critically acclaimed novel Capital. The star of The Girl and the drama Marvellous will play the smug ...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 4:43 pm
Game of Thrones: Watch Out, Westeros! Dark
Plus: Who are the Sand Snakes?
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 3:42 pm
GoT's Lena Headey teases season five
Game of Thrones star Lena Headey has teased "great scenes" between her character Cersei and Natalie Dormer's Margaery in the show's fifth season.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 7:03 am
'Game of Thrones' star Maisie
Maisie Williams takes a much-needed vacation from life in Westeros to visit the TARDIS.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 1:05 pm
Emmys: Which of These Guest Star Nominees
Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones (HBO) The revered veteran, who won an Emmy in 1997, landed her third straight nom for her Lady Olenna on this big hit and could win for the first time thanks to a killer monologue in the episode she submitted. The 90-year-old ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 10:04 pm
Painted Veil’ and ‘The Sapphires’
Rolling Stone called the film “Magnificent.” Diana Rigg, of Ms. Emma Peel fame in the Avenger TV series, is also in the film. Critics called “The Painted Veil” a powerful, beautifully photographed, superbly acted film. Painted Veil is ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Magnificent Swiss Alps and the Top of Europe
You can sit in the bobsleigh and re-enact one of the chase scenes from the film, and learn how Diana Rigg, who couldn’t ski, had to be unglamorously strapped to a sledge for the action scenes (excursion £43). I also visited the Reichenbach Falls ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 5:11 pm
Elf warning: Ticket prices for musical
Sure, it usually costs more to go to a play than to go to the pictures. But it can be a life-changing experience (I saw Diana Rigg as Medea when I was a teenager, and a lifetime as a classicist has followed). But Elf, a musical adaptation of the Will ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 10:00 am
The Small Council: Who was the best actress
ANI: There’s only one answer for me: Diana Rigg. It probably feels a little off the wall, since Rigg was only in a couple episodes this season, but every time she stepped on the screen, it crackled. Her showdown with Cersei, in which she discovered you ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:58 am
Resolved Question: Did Diana Rigg ever have
For some reason, I seem to remember a sitcom called "The Diana Rigg Show" on in the 1970s sometime. I remember it didn't last very long. Yet when I looked Wikipedia and a couple of other sites, I saw no mention of it.
Am I just imagining this?
Posted on 2 October 2012 | 4:42 pm
Resolved Question: In the new
Posted on 13 May 2012 | 11:24 am
Resolved Question: How many episodes of the
and how many of those were from her first season?
Posted on 17 January 2012 | 1:06 am
Resolved Question: What did Brian Clemmens
The reports are that Brian was a terrible Chauvinist and that this made Diana quit. I've heard this many times but I've never heard what he did. Do you know?
Posted on 8 January 2012 | 2:07 am
Resolved Question: Did you like The 1960s
She was one of the loveliest ladies on British TV at that time.
Diana Rigg left the series in October 1967. It was not the same without her.
She was very pretty and she had a lovely intelligent personality.
What do you think of the Avengers series?
Posted on 10 November 2011 | 12:46 pm