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  1. Judi Dench: "I Have Always Had a Terrible Fear" of Schoolchildren

    3:21 am PDT 10/14/2014
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    She can handle James Bond and international terrorists, but Dame Judi is "absolutely petrified" of groups of pupils READ MORE

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  2. Stephen Frears to be Awarded BFI Fellowship at London Film Festival

    6:08 am PDT 10/07/2014
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    Oscar-nominated 'Philomena' director to be given British Film Institute's highest gong on Oct. 18 READ MORE

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  3. First Look at Benedict Cumberbatch in 'The Hollow Crown' Sequel, Also Starring Andrew Scott

    7:56 am PDT 10/01/2014
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    Cumberbatch's 'Sherlock' nemesis will star as King Louis READ MORE

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  4. Britannia Awards to Honor Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo and Mike Leigh

    9:00 am PDT 09/18/2014
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    In addition to the three 2014 Oscar hopefuls, BAFTA-LA's annual ceremony, set for Oct. 30 this year, will also fete Dame Judi Dench and Emma Watson READ MORE

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  5. Weinstein Co. Takes 'Roald Dahl's Esio Trot'‎ for U.S.

    2:46 am PDT 09/02/2014
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    The TV movie, ordered by the BBC last year, stars Dustin Hoffman and Judi Dench READ MORE

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  6. Judi Dench Joins Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Richard III'

    6:11 am PDT 08/21/2014
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    'Downton Abbey's' Hugh Bonneville, meanwhile, will take on the TV version of another Shakespeare play READ MORE

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  7. 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Trailer

    1:52 pm PDT 08/07/2014
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    Judi Dench, Dev Patel and Maggie Smith return in the sequel to director John Madden's 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.' The film, co-starring Richard Gere and Bill Nighy is set to hit theaters on Mar. 6, 2015. READ MORE

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  8. 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Trailer: Richard Gere Books a Stay (Video)

    1:36 pm PDT 08/07/2014
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    Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Dev Patel reprise their roles in the sequel to the 2012 comedy hit. READ MORE

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  9. Mick Jagger, Judi Dench, Simon Cowell, Others Urge Scotland to Stay in U.K.

    7:00 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    A letter signed by 200 U.K. personalities, including Sting, Helena Bonham Carter, Steve Coogan and others, asks Scots to vote "no" in a Sept. 18 independence referendum. READ MORE

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  10. Judi Dench, Matthew Morrison Join 'Tulip Fever'

    1:21 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    Justin Chadwick is directing the film, which also stars Dane DeHaan, Jack O’Connell, Holliday Grainger, Christoph Waltz and Zach Galifianakis. READ MORE

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  11. Throwback Thursday: Ian McKellen Was Magnetic in 'Macbeth' in 1976

    1:00 pm PDT 05/29/2014
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    The actor, who reprises his role as the villain Magneto in "X-Men: Days of Future Past," once co-starred with Judi Dench in a Royal Shakespeare Company production that has become a theatrical legend. READ MORE

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  12. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Judi Dench Win Irish Academy Awards

    12:34 am PDT 04/06/2014
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    The 11th annual Irish Film and Television awards, dished out at a ceremony in Dublin April 5, also saw "Philomena" win best international film ahead of "12 Years a Slave," "Gravity" and "The Wolf of Wall Street." READ MORE

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  13. U.K.'s Olivier Awards: Jude Law, Judi Dench, Tom Hiddleston Among Nominees

    5:02 am PDT 03/10/2014
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    UPDATED: Warner Bros.-backed musical "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" is up for seven honors at the British answer to the Tonys, which will be handed out April 13 in London. READ MORE

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  14. Brutally Honest Oscar Voter Ballot No. 3

    7:01 am PST 02/28/2014
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    A member of the Academy's executives branch talks THR's Scott Feinberg through his picks: "Gravity" is "spiritual," I'm voting for "the 'Captain Phillips' guy" and "Dallas Buyers" makeup succeeds in making stars "look like they're really dying!" READ MORE

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  15. Oscars: Inside the Last, Desperate Push to Win Over Voters Before Balloting Closes

    2:33 pm PST 02/25/2014
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    From taking over the late-night talk shows to going anywhere a reporter and camera might follow —even the Vatican — this year's nominees have stopped at nothing to court votes during the final days of this year's cutthroat Oscar race. READ MORE

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  16. Judi Dench on Beating Failing Eyesight, Bad Knees and Retirement

    8:00 am PST 02/21/2014
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    THR caught up with the 79-year-old "Philomena" Oscar nominee, who has been largely absent from the awards campaign trail, to discuss the impact of her macular degeneration, her "best friend" and why she still works 12-hour days. READ MORE

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  17. Judi Dench Wishes She'd Fixed James Bond Before Leaving Franchise (Video)

    8:00 am PST 02/21/2014
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    M should have "sorted James Bond out," the actress tells THR. "She's always trying to and she hasn't succeeded yet." READ MORE

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  18. Judi Dench on Leaving the 'Bond' Franchise: 'It is Someone Else's Turn'

    10:49 am PST 02/19/2014
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    THR meets up with the Academy Award-nominated actress on the set of "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2." READ MORE

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  19. Oscar Breakdown: Best Actress

    12:00 pm PST 02/12/2014
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    The leading lady category is filled with seasoned Oscar nominees -- record-breaking, in fact -- who aren't held back by controversies or lack of campaigning. READ MORE

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  20. Oscars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence and More on Dealing With the Demands of Their Roles

    8:00 am PST 01/27/2014
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    This year’s nominated actors and actresses spill all, from the biggest challenges to getting inside the heads of their (sometimes unlikable) characters. READ MORE

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