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The Iliad Online: John Simm takes part in epic 15-hour live performance
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The Iliad Online: John Simm takes part in epic 15-hour live performance

Almeida Theatre Almeida Greeks – The Iliad 14 Aug 2015 – 14 Aug 2015 This summer, [there was] a rare opportunity to experience a reading of Homer’s The Iliad. From morning until night, more than 50 artists [read from] individual sections – beginning at the British Museum and culminating on the Almeida stage with the wrath … Continue reading

Magic Alex Celebrate Band’s 20th Anniversary with Headline Gig at Barfly
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Magic Alex Celebrate Band’s 20th Anniversary with Headline Gig at Barfly

Barfly Magic Alex 25 Jun 2015, 7:00 pm BUY TICKETS “There’s only three bands that have ever mattered. Echo & The Bunnymen, The Velvet Underground and Magic Alex” ~ Ian McCulloch, Echo & The Bunnymen Formed in 1995 by childhood friends, vocalist Dean Taylor and guitarist John Simm over the course of the next 12 months … Continue reading

Radio Drama: Mrs Robinson, I Presume – Starring John Simm as Director Mike Nichols
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Radio Drama: Mrs Robinson, I Presume – Starring John Simm as Director Mike Nichols

BBC Radio 4 – Drama, Mrs Robinson, I Presume Fri 24 Apr 2015 14:15 “John Simm gives Nichols humility and vulnerability – notably when recounting his origins as a Jewish refugee from Nazism” ~The Stage In 1963, fledgling producer Lawrence Turman read a novel by Charles Webb called The Graduate. He knew he had to … Continue reading

John Simm receives Royal Television Society North West award for his performance in Prey
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John Simm receives Royal Television Society North West award for his performance in Prey

Prolific North 17 Nov 2014 David Prior Full list of winners from the Royal Television Society North West awards Indies from across the region were recognised on Saturday at the Royal Television Society North West awards. Red Production Company took home the Judges’ Award and also saw performers in two of its hit dramas of … Continue reading

Esquire Weekly – Q&A Interview: John Simm talks acting, raving and being “a twat”
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Esquire Weekly – Q&A Interview: John Simm talks acting, raving and being “a twat”

Esquire Weekly Issue 51 Amy Raphael 25 September 2014 Esquire Weekly is the 100% original iPad and iPhone magazine from the people who bring you esquire.co.uk. Click the Gallery of circles below to view the digital interview. [To exit Gallery, find and click on the x in upper left corner of viewer] Continue reading

John Simm discusses his new role in BBC America’s ‘Intruders’ …and reveals his Elvis fandom.
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John Simm discusses his new role in BBC America’s ‘Intruders’ …and reveals his Elvis fandom.

Entertainment Weekly Community Kelly Connolly 23 Aug 2014 John Simm interview: Intruders star says he heard voices on set On BBC America’s new drama Intruders, acclaimed British actor John Simm plays Jack Whelan, a former cop whose life is upended when his wife Amy (Mira Sorvino) disappears under mysterious circumstances. The EW Community talked to … Continue reading

John Simm Tweets: ‘Dated & Sexist’ by Magic Alex is Available on iTunes and Spotify
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John Simm Tweets: ‘Dated & Sexist’ by Magic Alex is Available on iTunes and Spotify

Good morning pop pickers. Dated&Sexist by Magic Alex is LIVE again on iTunes, spotify, etc! https://t.co/RJGwK4ZQ8G http://t.co/VqYKq4qgm9” — John Simm (@john_simm) 3. Juli 2014 About Magic Alex Formed in 1995 by vocalist Dean Taylor (ex lead singer with the brilliantly baggy Cherrydales) and bass player Simon Borkin (from music press darlings Sign Language), over the … Continue reading

John Simm reads a selection from The Coral keyboard player Nick Power’s poetry collection
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John Simm reads a selection from The Coral keyboard player Nick Power’s poetry collection

Liverpool Echo 18 Mar 2014 Nick Power launches Small Town Chase, a collection of lyrical stories and poems The Coral’s keyboard player has released a collection of poetry. Nick Power has written Small Town Chase, a book of 87 lyrical stories and poems. A Soundcloud playlist has been set up to launch the book, with … Continue reading

Doctor Who Exclusives: John Simm on his Return as The Master; Missy and The Master Dance Together
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Doctor Who Exclusives: John Simm on his Return as The Master; Missy and The Master Dance Together

Doctor Who YouTube Channel Jun/Jul 2017 John Simm Returns As The Master – Doctor Who: Series 10 John Simm reveals what drew him back to play the Master once more. Missy And The Master Dance Together – Doctor Who: Series 10 Michelle Gomez and John Simm talk about who led the dance and who had … Continue reading

Doctor Who stars John Simm and Billie Piper cast in new BBC thriller Collateral
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Doctor Who stars John Simm and Billie Piper cast in new BBC thriller Collateral

Radio Times Ben Dowell 7 Apr 2017 Four-part drama from David Hare sees Simm play a politician and Piper his troubled ex-girlfriend John Simm and Billie Piper have been cast as former lovers in a new BBC 2 thriller written by David Hare. The pair, whose characters of The Master and the Doctor’s companion Rose … Continue reading

ABC’s ‘The Catch’ with John Simm Embracing Comedy in Season 2
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ABC’s ‘The Catch’ with John Simm Embracing Comedy in Season 2

The Hollywood Reporter Lesley Goldberg 10 January 2017 Showrunner Allan Heinberg says there will be less of a procedural hook to the second-year Shondaland drama. ABC’s The Catch is rebooting itself for its upcoming second season. Showrunner Allan Heinberg told reporters Tuesday at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour that the con-man drama starring Peter … Continue reading

The Catch: Season One with John Simm on DVD
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The Catch: Season One with John Simm on DVD

TVShowsOnDVD.com David Lambert 11 Aug 2016 The Catch – ‘The Complete 1st Season’ DVD: From the Executive Producers of Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder Television’s sexiest cat and mouse game blends the wages of sin with the art of seduction for utterly intoxicating entertainment. From the Executive Producers of Scandal and How … Continue reading

John Simm has joined the cast of ABC’s The Catch
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John Simm has joined the cast of ABC’s The Catch

Variety Debra Birnbaum 5 April 2016 At last, we’ll get to put a face to “The Benefactor.” British actor John Simm (“Doctor Who”, “Life on Mars”) has joined the cast of ABC’s cat-and-mouse thriller “The Catch”, Variety has confirmed exclusively. He’ll play the mysterious benefactor behind Ben/Christopher (Peter Krause) and Margot (Sonya Walger), who’s been footing the bill … Continue reading