Idris elba and dame maggie smith triumph at
Daily MailIdris elba and dame maggie smith triumph at film awardsDaily MailLuther star Idris Elba was named best actor for his role in West African civil war drama Beasts Of No Nation, while Dame Maggie Smith received the female equivalent for her performance in The Lady In The Van. It is the fourth time she has picked up the ...Evening Standard British Film Awards 2016: Idris Elba and Dame Maggie Smith lead list of winnersEvening StandardMaggie Smith celebrates success as older actressBreakingNews.ieall 194 news articles »
Posted on 7 February 2016 | 4:42 pm
Emma Thompson leads way at Evening Standard
Express.co.ukEmma Thompson leads way at Evening Standard awards as she dedicates win to Alan RickmanExpress.co.ukDame Maggie Smith was named as best actress for her role in Alan Bennett's The Lady In The Van. Doctor Who and Games Of Thrones star Maisie Williams, 18, won the rising star prize. She said: “It was so wonderful to get into this career and to know you ...Emma Thompson dedicates award to Alan Rickmandurhamregion.comall 10 news articles »
Posted on 7 February 2016 | 4:01 pm
'Downton Abbey' PBS: 10 Best Quotes From
Design & Trend'Downton Abbey' PBS: 10 Best Quotes From Maggie Smith's Dowager Countess In All 6 SeasonsDesign & TrendAcerbic, witty, sarcastic and downright wise, Violet Crawley, the Dowager Countess of Grantham, is, arguably, the best character on PBS' "Downton Abbey." Dame Maggie Smith's talent are heightened when she portrays the Dowager Countess to perfection.
Posted on 5 February 2016 | 11:16 am
Maggie Smith Rules in The Lady in the Van -
Toronto StarMaggie Smith Rules in The Lady in the VanTheStranger.comIf you've heard anything about The Lady in the Van, you won't be surprised to hear that I think Maggie Smith is fucking fantastic. In this “mostly true story” written by celebrated playwright Alan Bennett, Smith portrays Miss Shepherd, a homeless woman ...The Lady in the Van's Maggie Smith shines as homeless woman: reviewToronto StarThe Lady in the Van: Maggie Smith shines in a sentimental adaptationThe Globe and Mail'The Lady in the Van' takes Maggie Smith far from 'Downton'HeraldNetVictoria Advocate (blog) -Vancouver Sun -CTV Newsall 26 news articles »
Posted on 5 February 2016 | 10:55 am
Review: Maggie Smith is down and dirty in
STLtoday.comReview: Maggie Smith is down and dirty in 'The Lady in the Van'STLtoday.comEveryone knows Miss Shepherd (Maggie Smith). She's the old lady who lives in a van, and whose personal hygiene severely limits her popularity. But as long as she parks her vehicle somewhere other than on their property, the folks in her spiffy London ...Maggie Smith's eccentric “Lady in the Van” character isn't fictionSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)Nicholas Hytner on how to shoot the legendary Maggie SmithNOW MagazineBritish screen great Maggie Smith whoops it up in The Lady in the VanStraight.comWillamette Week -Toronto Starall 13 news articles »
Posted on 3 February 2016 | 1:21 pm
Will Ferrell has a crush on Dame Maggie
When told Helen admitted she had the "biggest crush" on Will, he said: "You know it. You know it, baby. You know what, I'm so flattered by that. I mean, she is our most beloved actress? Actor, period.
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 1:01 am
Will Ferrell admits he has a crush on
Will Ferrell has a crush on Dame Maggie Smith. The 'Anchorman 2' star has admitted is a huge fan of the 80-year-old actress and while he in fact rates Helen Mirren as the most "beloved" actor of our time, the 47-year-old comedian insists he would love to be betrothed to Maggie.
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 12:02 am
Will Ferrell's Maggie Smith crush
Will Ferrell has admitted he wishes he and Dame Maggie Smith were ''betrothed'' but insists Helen Mirren is the most ''beloved'' actor of our time.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 9:05 am
Will Ferrell: I'm already betrothed to
Anchorman actor Will Ferrell opened up about his love for Downton Abbey actress Dame Maggie Smith during an interview which saw him accompanied by a white cockatoo called Professor Feathers.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 6:55 am
Maggie Smith lives on a driveway in The Lady
Maggie Smith stars in the adaptation following real events in the '70s and '80s.
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 9:12 am
Maggie Smith-Led THE LADY IN THE VAN to Be
Below, check out the official trailer to this summer's brand new anticipated Netflix original series, Narcos. All ten (10) episodes of Narcos will premiere today,?August 28 at 12:01am PST exclusively on Netflix. Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:04 am
The first scene from Downton Abbey series
Brace yourselves, folks. Here's your very first look at Downton series six – and it brings us the sort of deliciously sharp-tongued bickering we've come to expect when Maggie Smith's Dowager Countess and Isobel Crawley (Penelope Wilton) come to blows ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:00 pm
Maggie Smith is on fiery form in this first
With just a few weeks to go until Downton Abbey returns, here's a glimpse at what you can expect from the final series. Maggie Smith is on fiery form in this newly-released scene, which sees her clash once again with Penelope Wilton's Lady Isobel Crawley ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:57 pm
12 Fictional Teachers We'll Never Stop
Need we say more? In this nod to the Maggie Smith starrer The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Katherine inspires uptight Wellesely girls to embrace art and culture and to think beyond just graduating to find a husband and raise children. Art history and feminist ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:34 am
Maggie Smith Biography Due in September
"Maggie Smith: A Biography," penned by Michael Coveney, will be released by Weidenfeld & Nicolson - Orion Books Sept. 3. The 384-page hardback tome is billed as the "definitive biography" of Smith, the stage and screen star who won a Tony Award for her ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:59 pm
Maggie Smith: I haven't seen 'Downton'
Millions of people have watched Maggie Smith on "Downton Abbey." But she's not one of them.
Posted on 14 February 2013 | 9:27 am
Review: 'Quartet' has a winning, classy
Dustin Hoffman's directing bow at 75 finds a perfect match in the well-heeled subject of "Quartet," a charming tale of aging musicians whose passion for life continues undiminished in a stately English manor filled with humor, caring and of co
Posted on 8 January 2013 | 6:36 am
Maggie Smith wins best supporting actress
Maggie Smith of "Downton Abbey" wins the Emmy Award for best supporting actress in a drama series.
Posted on 23 September 2012 | 6:19 pm
Correction: TV-Downton Abbey story
In a story July 21 about the PBS drama "Downton Abbey," The Associated Press erroneously reported that Shirley MacLaine's character is named Laura. The character is named Martha.
Posted on 21 July 2012 | 9:06 pm
'Downton' writer: Smith exit would be 'a
Posted on 12 March 2012 | 7:02 am