Judi Dench

  • I cannot read anymore: Judi Dench on fading vision 23-02-2014 03:04 PM

    London: Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench says her fading vision has affected her ability to read and paint. The 79-year-old 'James Bond' actress suffers from muscular degeneration which is causing severe problems in her vision, reported Daily Mirror. "I never want to make much of it (her eyesight problems), but it...
  • The Best Of Exotic Marigold Hotel 2: Will the sequel be better than the original? 18-02-2014 02:12 PM

    New Delhi: Indian make-up company FAT MU's team has joined the make-up design entourage of Hollywood film 'The Best Of Exotic Marigold Hotel 2', currently being shot in Rajasthan with Judi Dench and Richard Gere. A team of the company, started by make-up artists Natasha Nischol and Virginia Holmes, is...
  • Snapshot: The incredible Judi Dench shoots in Jaipur 04-02-2014 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: Noted Hollywood actress Judi Dench is in Jaipur these days to shoot the sequel of 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. Dench is nominated in the Best Actress category at Oscars this year for her performance in 'Philomena'. ...
  • Oscars 2014: Nominations in the lead actor, actress category 16-01-2014 08:01 PM

    Beverly Hills: The 86th annual Academy Award nominations for lead actress and actors in a motion picture were announced in Beverly Hills, California, by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. While Amy Adams was nominated for her role in 'American Hustle', Cate Blanchett has for 'Blue Jasmine', Sandra...
  • Oscars 2014: Meet the nominees 16-01-2014 04:35 PM

    The nominees of 2014 Academy Awards  have been announced, and as the  cine-goers had expected, films that left an impact on the viewers led the way.'The Wolf of the Wall Street' has been nominated for Best Film.  '12 Years a Slave' has been nominated for Best Picture. 'American Hustle' has been nominated for Best Picture.
  • 'Gravity' leads BAFTA nominations with 11 nods 08-01-2014 02:15 PM

    London: Space thriller 'Gravity' and unflinching slavery saga '12 Years a Slave' are among leading contenders for the Academy Film Awards, Britain's equivalent of the Oscars. 'Gravity' has nominations in 11 categories, including best picture and lead actress, for Sandra Bullock. '12 Years' star Chiwetel Ejiofor and director Steve McQueen...
  • Judi Dench suffered from phobia of cinema as a teen 05-01-2014 03:27 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood star Dame Judi Dench missed out on a string of cinematic treats in her youth as she had a phobia of dark theatres. The 79-year-old Oscar-winner reveals she went through a kind of claustrophobic phase in her early teens, said the The Hollywood Reporter. "(It was) a...
  • Philomena: Judi Dench all fine for movie premiere 27-10-2013 01:59 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Dame Judi Dench, who recently had a knee replacement operation, forced herself to recover from it soon so that she could attend the premiere of her new movie 'Philomena'. The 78-year-old had undergone surgery Sep 13 after suffering from chronic pain for several years. She walked the...
  • Skyfall: Judi Dench's final Bond film 10-11-2012 01:10 PM

    New York: Nothing is so much of a boys' club as a James Bond movie. That is, except when Judi Dench is on screen. As MI6 head M, Dench has been the Bond matriarch: the strong-willed, no-nonsense mainstay of feminine authority in a movie franchise that has, more often than...
  • 'Skyfall' earns Rs 27.5 cr in weekend Box Office 08-11-2012 04:00 PM

    Mumbai: The hugely anticipated 23rd Bond film 'Skyfall', starring Daniel Craig and Oscar-winner Javier Bardem, has posted a gross of Rs 27.5 crore approximately in its four-day opening weekend in India. This makes it the second biggest opening weekend ever for a Hollywood film in India and the highest for...
  • With 'Skyfall,' Craig puts his stamp on Bond 08-11-2012 01:15 PM

    If you just looked at the cast and crew of 'Skyfall,' you could easily confuse the assembled talent for a prestige costume drama. Director Sam Mendes, actors Judi Dench, Javier Bardem and Ralph Fiennes, and cinematographer Roger Deakins might just as easily be mounting a Shakespeare adaptation. But 'Skyfall' is,...
  • James Bond is better than ever in 'Skyfall' 06-11-2012 02:36 PM

    To borrow a line from Depeche Mode, death is everywhere in 'Skyfall.' James Bond's mortality has never been in such prominent focus, but the demise of the entire British spy game as we know it seems imminent, as well. Still, this 23rd entry in the enduring James Bond franchise is...
  • 'Skyfall' Review: It gets so much right 02-11-2012 11:30 PM

    Cast: Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Berenice Marlohe, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Albert Finney Director: Sam Mendes Given the promise of Casino Royale and the subsequent disappointment of Quantum of Solace, it was clear the James Bond franchise – currently in its 50th year – needed a...
  • 'Skyfall' Tweet Review: First day, first show 01-11-2012 10:31 AM

    New Delhi: Daniel Craig returns as the ruthless but charming MI6 agent James Bond in ‘Skyfall’. The 23rd film in the Bond franchise is directed by Sam Mendes and features Javier Bardem, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes and Naomie Harris alongside Craig. The film is releasing in India 8 days before...
  • 'Skyfall' gets blessings from Vatican newspapers 31-10-2012 11:02 AM

    Vatican City: If anyone thinks the Vatican newspaper is still a staid broadsheet that publishes only religious news and harsh papal edicts, consider this: On Tuesday it ran not one but five articles about the new James Bond film. 'Skyfall' gets a rave review in l'Osservatore Romano, which calls it...
  • 'Skyfall' breaks James Bond's UK box office records 30-10-2012 06:08 PM

    London: 'Skyfall' set the record for the biggest UK weekend box office takings of any James Bond film, its producers said on Monday. The 23rd official cinematic adventure of the suave, but brutal 007, earned 20.1 million pounds after opening last Friday at 587 cinemas across the United Kingdom and...
  • Judi Dench loves bossing James Bond around 24-10-2012 03:10 PM

    London: Veteran actress Judi Dench loved playing MI6 chief M in 'Skyfall' because she got to boss James Bond around. The 77-year-old actress relished being able to exert her authority over Bond in Sam Mendes' new chapter of the spy franchise 'Skyfall', reported Showbizspy. "As head of MI6 I have...
  • Secrecy surrounds new James Bond movie 'Skyfall' 04-11-2011 02:42 PM

    London: Daniel Craig will be back dodging bullets and vanquishing villains from China to Turkey in the 23rd instalment of the James Bond film franchise, but the stars and director of 'Skyfall' are keeping the who, what and how under wraps for now. As previously announced, Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes...
  • Craig, Bardem in new Bond thriller 'Skyfall' 04-11-2011 01:20 PM

    London: Ah, Mr. Bond, we've been waiting for you - and at last 007 is back, several years after his last screen adventure. Producers announced Thursday that filming has begun on 'Skyfall', the delayed 23rd film in the series and Daniel Craig's third outing as the suave British superspy. Craig,...
  • Dev Patel had to take lessons in English 03-03-2011 03:01 PM

    Director John Madden and his crew had a long shooting schedule in Udaipur and Jaipur in India for his movie The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Both Dev Patel and Judy Dench shot in India for a long time. In the movie Dev Patel plays a role of a native Indian...
  • Judi Dench teams up with Dev Patel 16-11-2010 05:26 PM

    76-year-old veteran actress Judi Dench, along with Dev Patel and Tom Wilkinson are in Jaipur currently shooting for their movie titled The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel that is directed by John Madden of the movie Shakespear In Love. They will be shooting in the country up to December and then...