The story of a Golden Globe nominated actress who’s done much of it and advice to those who want to do it!

CREW AND MORE CREW…. THE DP

Ah the crew, that wonderful, necessary band of heroes who actually gets the job done, the movie made.   I love acting….film, stage, television….all of it ……since the age of three, when I danced on […]

AWARDS SEASON – THE BIG GUNS

So the big nominations are now out…the Golden Globes a distant memory already. The Oscar noms are reasonably predictable…but I am seething that Director, Ridley Scott was ignored. THE MARTIAN is a near perfect film […]

HUMANITY AND TECHNOLOGY – THE MOVIES

Hello there…I’ve been watching a lot of films, in advance of the Awards season.   Although I basically am against pitting talent against talent in this way, it does make for an interesting time.   I […]

JULIAN AND DOWNTON – A HOMAGE

So DOWNTON is in its final season. I think the driving success of the show apart from the obvious, is the love and compassion that Julian Fellowes has put into his stories and writing. Julian […]

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU!

      Goodbye to the Old, Hello to the New.  This last Year has been an interesting one to say the least, full of hopes and some disappointments, a spot of ill health, which […]