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Category Archives: Memories

  A little bit of the past coming up, with a screening of THE LION IN WINTER at The Magic Lantern Cinema in Ketchum, Idaho…next door to Sun Valley!   This will be on September 18th for the start of the Film Festival, being held there that week.   They have kindly invited me to come along and chat a bit about the film, the making of it and take a few questions afterwards.   I am happy…I love talking about the film, ...
Posted on August 22, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, Recent Projects
Went to the Idaho premiere of JASON BOURNE last week and had the pleasure of chatting to Matt Damon for a short while.   He lives up to his reputation of being one of the nicest people in the business. I met him first in Berlin some years back on the set of the Bourne film, he was shooting then and liked him then for his intelligence and genuineness. He  hasn't changed.   I have been a fan of his acting ever since ...
Posted on July 26, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
In terms of High Drama, on both sides of the Atlantic,  recent events have been truly Shakespearean in their size.   My first outing as an actress on the London Stage while still at RADA was in the National Youth Theatre’s production of JULIUS CAESAR, I was the first girl in the Company along with a few others, one being my friend and room mate at RADA, Patricia Doyle.   I played Portia and the wonderful Director and leader of the ...
Posted on July 11, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
London together with the rest of the UK has been busy celebrating the Queen's 90 th birthday. I am happy to have been here to join in. The lady is remarkable and has given the country a sense of continuity and stability during some interesting, often difficult times. Whether you are Monarchist or Republican, no-one can doubt that. My fashion artist mother, working for various newspapers ...
Posted on June 12, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People
My two countries, the US and the UK are in a state of  hyper activity and lets face it mild hysteria at the moment, with: a. The impending US Presidential Election, will we have President Trump, or President Clinton the Second? b.  Will the UK leave the European Union or won't it? Such is the stuff of life and the madness of humanity, that all one can do is stand back and watch fondly as we the people drive ourselves crazy again. I am staying with ...
Posted on June 2, 2016 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People