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Judi Dench not cast in latest TV period drama shock

In a move that’s sent shock waves running through the acting community, the BBC has announced that its next period drama, yet another remake of Martin Chuzzlewit, will not have Dame Judi Dench cast in any role whatsoever.

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Posted: Sep 9th, 2011
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James Nesbitt to play James Nesbitt in major new TV series

Role may demand that he sticks a rose up his arse. Again.Popular actor James Nesbitt is to play James Nesbitt in a major new six-part thriller on BBC 2. James Nesbitt is an irascible, wisecracking, straight talking Ulsterman who doesn’t suffer fools gladly.

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Posted: Mar 15th, 2011
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Candleford residents outraged at plans for Tesco superstore at Lark Rise

but verily, they do have some truly astonishing offersFollowing a mounting campaign by indignant viewers and residents, the BBC have ‘strenuously denied’ that they were allowing big business to compromise the artistic integrity of their programming after a character in their popular Sunday evening Victorian costume drama ‘Lark Rise to Candleford’ was heard to say that he ‘wished he could just pop up to Tesco’s for some fags, like normal folk do’.

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Posted: Mar 8th, 2010
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