John Simm joins as series regular on Game of Thrones Prequel
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John Simm joins as series regular on Game of Thrones Prequel

Entertainment Weekly Nick Romano 27 March 2019 Game of Thrones prequel cast expands with five new series regulars More pieces to this puzzle have been found as five new series regulars join the cast of HBO’s untitled Game of Thrones prequel pilot. Marquis Rodriquez, John Simm, Richard McCabe, John Heffernan, and Dixie Egerickx will star opposite Naomi Watts and add to the … Continue reading

John Simm Talks ‘Cold Courage’ as Lionsgate Boards International Drama
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John Simm Talks ‘Cold Courage’ as Lionsgate Boards International Drama

Variety (EXCLUSIVE) Stewart Clarke 22 March 2019 John Simm plays a rabble-rousing populist politician in Cold Courage and Lionsgate has stepped up and taken international rights to the series. Based on the series of novels by Pekka Hiltunen, the drama is billed as the biggest yet out of Finland and will bow on the Viaplay streaming service in … Continue reading

Spotlight Interview: John Simm on Being an Actor
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Spotlight Interview: John Simm on Being an Actor

Spotlight 22 March 2019 Spotlight, the home of casting and connecting talented performers with exciting roles since 1927, interviews John Simm on Being an Actor. “Be confident. Never stop learning. Always watch, always read” – Actor John Simm talks to Spotlight about how he got started, what drew him to acting, dealing with the highs … Continue reading

The Leisure Society’s New Music Video, God Has Taken A Vacation, Featuring John Simm
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The Leisure Society’s New Music Video, God Has Taken A Vacation, Featuring John Simm

Thank Folk For That 21 Feb 2019 The Leisure Society have shared their video for new single God Has Taken A Vacation, featuring esteemed actor (and friend of the band), John Simm. Speaking on his involvement with the video, Simm said: “When I first heard ‘God Has Taken A Vacation’, I knew I had to … Continue reading

John Simm attends the inaugural Casting Directors’ Guild Awards
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John Simm attends the inaugural Casting Directors’ Guild Awards

The Casting Directors’ Guild 12 February 2019 The UK’s top Casting Directors were honoured on Tuesday 12 February 2019, at the inaugural CDG Casting Awards presented in partnership with Spotlight. Held at Ham Yard Hotel, London and attended by leading casting directors, actors, producers and directors from across the entertainment industry. This new event was … Continue reading

John Simm and Dervla Kirwan head the cast of Macbeth
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John Simm and Dervla Kirwan head the cast of Macbeth

Chichester Festival Theatre 21 Sep- 26 Oct Present fears Are less than horrible imaginings Book Tickets for Macbeth (Priority booking from 24 Feb, General booking from 2 March) Much celebrated for his forthright bravery, Macbeth is a state hero. After the bloody defeat of a rebel army, he encounters a trio of strangers who predict … Continue reading

John Simm to star in Viaplay’s original Finnish series Cold Courage
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John Simm to star in Viaplay’s original Finnish series Cold Courage

Viaplay News 30 January 2019 Filming has begun on Viaplay’s original Finnish series Cold Courage with both Finnish stars and international actors. Nordic Entertainment Group has started the production of the original Viaplay series Cold Courage, whith Finnish and international top names such as Pihla Viitala, John Simm and Jakob Eklund. The series is based … Continue reading