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I am off back to London this week.  I have been invited to appear and sign pictures at Hammer Films 80th anniversary at Westminster Hall.  I am looking forward to it, sounds like fun and I hope to see a few old faces, hopefully there will be plenty of us still left......a few have left us, since Hammer started.   I worked with Sir Christopher Lee in a Sci-Fi Horror film called  THE NIGHT OF THE BIG HEAT aka ISLAND OF ...
Posted on October 26, 2014 and filed under My News & My Kind of People
Heard Michael Keaton on the radio this morning talking about his latest film BIRDMAN.  I haven’t seen it yet, but I have always admired him, he is an imaginative and daring actor.  Daring is something I always found a bit difficult, but the freer you are, the better you are.  Keaton was talking about living his life in love and in the moment.  For much of my life I have tried to live in the present, largely because a ...
Posted on October 17, 2014 and filed under My News & My Kind of People
I just saw GONE GIRL having read the book.  I am a fan of all the principals involved: Ben Affleck, David Fincher and Rosamund Pike and hats off to Kim Dickens as the senior Detective.   This is a grown up film for grown up people and how we have mired ourself in a world of too much, too much choice, excitement, attention and trying to keep that life balance, which we all need to keep us sane.  The people ...
Posted on October 8, 2014 and filed under My News & My Kind of People
Back from LA and a profitable and very hot trip.  Temperatures into the 100's glad I was by the sea.  Met some very good and helpful casting people.  Had a good walk by my loved Pacific Ocean and got a good dose of sea air.  Miss the sea, wherever I am. I have been trying watch some of the new US TV season shows.  I like GOTHAM, it's stylish and well done.  Ben McKenzie and Donal Logue look promising as ...
Posted on September 27, 2014 and filed under My News & My Kind of People