John Simm and Vicky Featherstone back industry-wide campaign to support parents in the sector
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John Simm and Vicky Featherstone back industry-wide campaign to support parents in the sector

The Stage Matthew Hemley 28 Sep 2015 Actors and directors including John Simm, Romola Garai and Vicky Featherstone are backing an industry-wide initiative aimed at supporting parents working in the entertainment sector. Parents in Performing Arts seeks to identify and raise awareness of “the child-related challenges facing parents” working in theatre and on screen. It … Continue reading

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

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

The return of BBC One’s epic drama starring John Simm and Maxine Peake
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The return of BBC One’s epic drama starring John Simm and Maxine Peake

BBC Media Centre Media Pack 15 Jul 2014 The Village – introduction by Peter Moffat Triple BAFTA nominated BBC One hit from last year returns with a second series set in the Roaring Twenties. The BBC’s hugely ambitious plan to tell the story of the 20th century through the life of one Peak District village … Continue reading

On Set with gritty BBC One drama The Village
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On Set with gritty BBC One drama The Village

BBC Countryfile Magazine Roly Smith 4 July 2014 This feature originally appeared in BBC Countryfile Magazine in May 2013 Roly Smith visits the set of the gritty BBC One drama series The Village, filmed on the western edge of the Peak District.  Watched over by the elegant, pinnacled tower of the Georgian church, villagers gather … Continue reading

INTRUDERS with John Simm filming in Victory Square Downtown Vancouver
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INTRUDERS with John Simm filming in Victory Square Downtown Vancouver

YVRShoots March 29, 2014 Susan Gittins Earlier this month, the eight-part BBC America series Intruders filmed cop-turned-writer Jack Whelan (John Simm) and companion walking from the northeast corner of Victory Square near the Cenotaph up to the southwest corner. In between takes, Simm hung out on the corner as passersby walked by oblivious to Doctor … Continue reading

YVRShoots: John Simm Films INTRUDERS in North Vancouver’s Deep Cove
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YVRShoots: John Simm Films INTRUDERS in North Vancouver’s Deep Cove

YVRShoots 10 March 2014 John Simm (Doctor Who’s The Master, Life on Mars, State of Play) tweeted a photo from North Vancouver’s Deep Cove today where the eight-part BBC America series The Intruders is filming on Gallant Avenue. Go to YVRShoots for MORE filming photos with John Simm –> Continue reading