Variety Staff, provided by Published 6:54 pm PST, Monday, February 25, 2019 Photo: Graeme Hunter Pictures Photo: Graeme Hunter Pictures Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Graeme Hunter Pictures Actors Who Haven’t Won an Oscar 1 / 1 Back to Gallery After Olivia Colman upset the heavily favored Glenn Close to win the best actress Oscar on Sunday, Close became the new record-holder among actresses for most Oscar nominations without a win. Colman gave a gracious acceptance speech, admitting she wished the veteran actress took home the big prize: “Glenn Close, you’ve been my idol for so long and this is not how I wanted it to be.” Close now has … [Read more...] about Actors Who Haven’t Won an Oscar
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Outfielder Willie McCovey of the San Francisco Giants is shown in posed batting action in April, 1964. The Giants legend died this year. (AP Photo) A photograph of San Francisco 49ers great Dwight Clark is placed near the entrance of Grace Cathedral in San Francisco on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018. A private memorial service was held for Clark, where many of his former teammates, family and local leaders showed up to pay their respects. (Randy Vazquez/ Bay Area News Group) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds Oakland mayoral candidate Ron Dellums addresses his supporters at Kimballs in Jack London Square Tuesday night. He died July 30. (D. Ross Cameron/Staff archives) Pictured is retired Santa Clara County superior court judge Leon Fox, who died Thursday, January 4, 2018 at age 77. (Courtesy County of Santa Clara) Former Alameda County Sheriff Charles Plummer died Sunday, March 4, 2018 at home, the Alameda County Sheriff's Office said Monday. (File photo) … [Read more...] about Gone but not forgotten: Notable Bay Area residents who died in 2018
This March 8, 2017, file photo shows former U.S. President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush at an awards ceremony hosted by Congregation Beth Israel in Houston. George H.W. Bush died Nov. 30 while Barbara Bush died April 17. (Steve Gonzales/Houston Chronicle via AP, File) Burt Reynolds, right, who stars in the movie “The Longest Yard,” is interviewed before the movie’s premiere Thursday, May 19, 2005, in Los Angeles. Reynolds’ son Quinton Reynolds is at left. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok) This Jan. 14, 2012, file photo, shows singer Aretha Franklin performing during the BET Honors at the Warner Theatre in Washington. The famed singer died Aug. 16. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File) (FILES) In this file photo taken on February 8, 2015, British scientist Stephen Hawking (C) arrives on the red carpet with former wife Jane Hawking (L) and daughter Lucy Hawking (R) for the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House in … [Read more...] about Names we won’t forget: Famous people who died in 2018
NIGEL Havers has had a rich, varied career as an actor of screen and stage which has spanned several decades. Here's everything you need to know about the actor who's back in Coronation Street as the scheming Lewis Archer... Who is Nigel Havers? Nigel was born in Enfield, north London, in 1951. The 65-year-old is the son of Baron Michael Havers, a famous barrister who became a controversial Attorney General for England and Wales, and was briefly the Lord Chancellor for the Conservative Government, in the 80s. Nigel's aunt is Baroness Butler-Sloss, the former Lord Justice of Appeal, while his grandad Sir Cecil Havers was a high court judge, and his brother Philip Havers QC is also a prominent barrister. He's also the godfather of comedian Jack Whitehall. Who does Nigel Havers play in Coronation Street? Nigel plays conman Lewis Archer in Coronation Street. He first appeared on the soap from 2009-2010 and retunred from 2012-2013. In May 2018 he returned yet again, appearing … [Read more...] about Who is Nigel Havers? Coronation Street’s Lewis Archer who starred in Benidorm and Celebrity Carry On Barging
THE Bridge has proved such a big hit that it is back for a fourth series of Scandi crime and drama. But when does it start? And who is starring in it? Here's what we know... When does The Bridge season four start? What is The Bridge about? The Bridge is a crime drama which follows a Swedish police detective (Sofia Helin) and her Danish partner Henrik Sabroe (Thure Lindhardt). The final series is set two years after the end of series three and opens with Saga in prison as she was accused of killing her mother. Meanwhile the detectives must solve a disturbing new case after a Danish government officer is stoned to death. Saga will also have a difficult decision to make when she becomes pregnant and Henrik continues to search for his own children. More on TVHERE COMES THE BRIDE Find out how to watch Prince Harry & Meghan Markle's wedding on TV GOING TO THE CHAPEL About BBC's The Royal Wedding: They're Getting Married In The Morning WHAT'S NEW? Have I Got News For You … [Read more...] about What time is The Bridge season four on BBC Two tonight, who is in the cast with Sofia Helin and Thure Lindhardt and what’s it about?