Anthony Boyle

Anthony Boyle (Wikipedia) Anthony Boyle is an actor from Northern Ireland best known for his role as Scorpius Malfoy in the English play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (2016), for which he won the Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role. In spring of 2018, Boyle made his Broadway debut in the West End transfer of Harry Potter and the […]

Eiko Ando

Eiko Ando (Wikipedia) Eiko Ando was born in 1934 and is a Japanese actress best known for her as Okichi opposite John Wayne in The Barbarian and the Geisha in 1958. Ando was born in Harbin, Heilongjiang, in the Japanese puppet state of Manchukuo (today Northeast China), to a Japanese industrialist. When the Communists took over the family fled back to Japan. After her father died in 1953, […]

Paul Rhys

Paul Rhys (Wikipedia) Paul Rhys Who was born in 1963 is a Welsh television, film and theatre actor. Rhys was born in Neath, Glamorgan, and studied at RADA, leaving with the Bancroft Gold Medal in 1985. After graduating, he obtained his first major screen role, in Absolute Beginners (1986). Since then he has seldom been off the stage and screen. […]

Oliver Milburn

Oliver Milburn (Wikipedia) Oliver Milburn Who was born in 1973 is an English actor. Born in Dorset, Milburn was educated at the Dragon School in Oxford, and then Eton College. Milburn played Matthew Bannerman in Families and Liam in Green Wing. He has also been in Me Without You, The Bill, Backup, Tess of the D’Urbervilles, David Copperfield (as James Steerforth), Sweet Medicine, Byron, Born and Bred, The Forsyte Saga: To Let and Bodies.[1][2] Milburn also joined the […]

Chris Larkin

Chris Larkin (Wikipedia) Chris Larkin, born in 1967, is the elder son of actors Dame Maggie Smith and Sir Robert Stephens. He revealed in an interview that he changed his stage name in order to distance himself professionally from his famous parents. He chose “Larkin” because he was very fond of the work of poet Philip Larkin. Larkin trained […]

Danny Webb

Danny Webb (Wikipedia) Danny Webb Who was born in 1958 is an English television and film actor. He is best known for his roles as the prisoner Morse in the movie Alien 3, Thomas Cromwell in Henry VIII and as John Maynard Jefferson in the two part Doctor Who story The Impossible Planet and The Satan Pit in 2006. Webb was born in London on 6 […]

James Villiers

James Villiers obituary in “The Guardian” in 1998. James Villiers :actor: born London 29 September 1933; married 1966 Patricia Donovan (marriage dissolved 1984), 1994 Lucy Jex; died Arundel, West Sussex 18 January 1998. One of the country’s most distinctive character actors, with ripe articulation and a flair for displaying supercilious arrogance that put him in […]

Robert Vaughan

Robert Vaughn obituary in “The Guardian” in 2016. Many actors opt for long-term employment in television series, only to find their lucrative association with a “personality” difficult to shake off. Robert Vaughn, who has died aged 83, overcame that problem in not one but seven long-running TV series, beginning with The Lieutenant in 1963. By […]

Juliet Stevenson

Juliet Stevenson (Wikipedia) Juliet Stevenson was born in 1956 and is an English actress of stage and screen. She is known for her role in the film Truly, Madly, Deeply (1991), for which she was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Her other film appearances include Emma (1996), Bend It Like Beckham (2002), Mona Lisa Smile (2003), Being Julia (2004), […]

Susan George

Susan George (Wikipedia) Susan George was born in 1950 is an English film and television actress, film producer, and Arabian horse breeder. She has recalled many holidays at the caravan park in Font-y-Gary in South Wales as a child. She trained at the Stage School, Corona Theatre School and has acted since the age of four, appearing on both television and […]