Latest Eileen Atkins Stories

2008-09-30 18:01:02

THE Isle of Man has been hailed as this year's top celebrity location as filming begins for a newBritish comedy, Wild Target. Island regular and ex-Everyman stalwart BillNighy (pictured) is joining Martin Freeman, Rupert Grint, Rupert Everett and Emily Blunt as filming for the comedy begins.

2008-09-23 00:00:22

By Chris Green Tom Wilkinson and Dame Eileen Atkins were the only two British prize-winners at the 60th annual Emmy awards, held in Los Angeles late on Sunday night.

2008-09-23 00:00:22

BRITS walked off with two awards at the Emmys - but missed out on a string of others. Tom Wilkinson and Dame Eileen Atkins were honoured for their supporting roles. Wilkinson, 59, got his for playing Benjamin Franklin in presidential mini-series John Adams - which won 13 awards from 23 nominations.

2008-09-22 12:00:25

By WESLEY JOHNSON British TV stars endured a disappointing night at the 60th annual Emmy awards. Instead, Mad Men made Emmy history while sitcom 30 Rock and its stars Tina Fey and Alec Baldwin took the top honours at the Los Angeles event.

2008-09-22 12:00:25

By Gareth Edwards BRITISH stars suffered a disappointing night at the 60th annual Emmy Awards, as American comedy and drama swept the boards.

2008-07-29 18:00:35

VETERAN actress Dame Eileen Atkins has poured scorn on everything from "laddish" female TV presenters to the belief in acting "dynasties".

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'