A Giant Shadow: Did Wilt Chamberlain have a
SI.comA Giant Shadow: Did Wilt Chamberlain have a son? Levi may be living proofSI.comWhat in his genes might explain his love of all things British (Diana Rigg and The Avengers, Angela Lansbury, the magical sound of a British accent)? When his younger brother had a football mural painted on his bedroom wall, nine-year-old Aaron asked ...and more »
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 7:01 am
Food for thought: Dame Diana Rigg - The
The IndependentFood for thought: Dame Diana RiggThe IndependentThe actress will be appearing in the new series of Game of Thrones reprising the role of Lady Olenna Redwyne – also known as the Queen of Thorns – in Season 5, which airs in April. She tells Charlotte Cripps about her week's reading, watching and ...
Posted on 21 February 2015 | 4:03 am
Game of Thrones Season 5 Spoiler: A
GamenguideGame of Thrones Season 5 Spoiler: A Scandalous SceneWetpaintAs we get closer to the Game of Thrones Season 5 premiere date, we can expect to continue to learn more about the new season each day. If it's not trailers and set photos, it's stars of the show telling us about specific scenes they're in. For instance ...'Game of Thrones' Season 5 Spoilers: Scene Description Of Lady Olenna Tyrell ...International Business Times AUall 3 news articles »
Posted on 4 February 2015 | 8:30 am
Diana Rigg offers clues about Season 5 scene
Diana Rigg offers clues about Season 5 sceneWinter Is ComingOne of the big reveals for me in the Season 5 trailer on Friday was the appearance of Diana Rigg as Lady Olenna Tyrell. After all, the last we saw of her was “Breaker of Chains” as she quietly hightailed it back to Highgarden. She may have committed ...
Posted on 3 February 2015 | 5:01 am
Brian Clemens dies aged 83 - Daily Mail
Daily MailBrian Clemens dies aged 83Daily MailIn 1961 he wrote the original pilot episode for The Avengers, the cult swinging sixties spy show which made stars out of its cast, including Patrick Macnee, Honor Blackman and Diana Rigg - who was cast by Clemens to replace original actress Blackman.Brian Clemens, Writer/Producer Of TV's 'The Avengers', Dead At 83Deadline.comBrian Clemens: Writer and producer who made 'The Avengers' an emblem of the ...The IndependentAvengers screenwriter Brian Clemens dies at 83The GuardianThe Japan Times -Hollywood Reporter -Radio Timesall 69 news articles »
Posted on 12 January 2015 | 10:30 am
Is it worth investing in a classic car?
Classic cars have shot up in value and many are tempted to buy in, but beware the duffers and remember the cautionary tale of the late eighties boom.
Posted on 1 March 2015 | 3:53 am
How much do you really know about Star Trek?
As a tribute to the late, great Leonard Nimoy, we've compiled the definitive Star Trek quiz. It'd be highly illogical not to attempt it.
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 4:13 am
‘Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourth
Vanity Fair called it the “biggest, baddest… show in TV history.” People gave it four stars. Nominated for 19 Emmy Awards® Including Outstanding Drama Series. “Games of Thrones Season 4″ is now available to own! Loaded with exclusive bonus content including comprehensive guides & illustrated histories. “The most epic, ambitious show on television” (Chicago Sun-Times) […]
Posted on 23 February 2015 | 8:00 am
Photographs of Hebburn priest and friend
Hebburn churchman Father Thomas Rooney and singing legend Frank Sinatra joined to raise millions for the poor of Africa
Posted on 9 February 2015 | 11:59 am
Shopper at 50: Do you remember these classic
No, not Iron Man and his pals, The Avengers was a much more British affair about a stiff upper lip spy played by Patrick Macnee and a succession of assertive yet glamorous assistants, such as Diana Rigg and Honor Blackman. It ran from 1961 to 1969.
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 1:39 pm
Is it worth investing in a classic car? From
Diminutive Lotus Elans, as driven by Diana Rigg as Emma Peel in The Avengers, have doubled in price since 2011 and are now fetching £30,000 and upwards, with fully restored ones reaching £50,000. But back then the received wisdom was that Italian ...
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 7:40 pm
New generation of British actors gets its
Earlier seasons have seen the likes of Diana Rigg and Charles Dance take key roles and this season’s star catch is Jonathan Pryce, hot off his turn as Cardinal Wolsey in Wolf Hall, which Gold also cast, and playing a very different man of faith with a ...
Posted on 28 February 2015 | 8:39 am
New Game Of Thrones Season 5 Poster Released
Among the returning members of the ensemble cast are Emmy and Golden Globe winner Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Kit Harington, Alfie Allen, Diana Rigg, Natalie Dormer, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, Conleth Hill and ...
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 6:31 am
GAME OF THRONES Season Five Debuts Two New
Cast regulars for the fourth season of GAME OF THRONES included Emmy and Golden Globe winner Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Charles Dance, Aidan Gillen, Jack Gleeson, Kit Harington, Diana Rigg, Sophie Turner, Maisie ...
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 4:12 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