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The Resource Behind the scenes, Judi Dench ; with an Introduction by John Miller

Behind the scenes, Judi Dench ; with an Introduction by John Miller

Label
Behind the scenes
Title
Behind the scenes
Statement of responsibility
Judi Dench ; with an Introduction by John Miller
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From her first theatrical roles as a teenager in York to her scene-stealing performances as 'M' in the James Bond films, Dame Judi Dench's professional life has consisted of non-stop acting, leading to numerous accolades, including an Academy Award for her performance as Queen Elizabeth I in Shakespeare in Love. Behind the Scenes is a candid blend of reminiscences and photos, many of them never-before-seen from her personal collection. It's a uniquely personal take on her life and brilliant career, showing her off-stage as well as on. Looking back, she provides her millions of fans with reflections and remembrances of those who have mattered to her most - her family, fellow actors, directors and writers - communicating them with the truth and insight that is the hallmark of her acting. Behind the Scenes takes up where her NY Times bestselling memoir and furthermore left off. Dame Judi looks back on the last few years to talk about her role as "M" in the Bond films, the joy of ensemble acting in The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, the chance to tell the story of the heroic woman at the center of Philomena, her joy in appearing with other great actresses in the Masterpiece Theatre Cranford and her return to the stage in Peter and Alice. Tireless in her desire to perfect her craft, she says "I simply want to go on acting. I suppose I could always be wheeled on stage if necessary. The great thing about acting is that it never ends.""--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MvI
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1934-
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Dench, Judi
Dewey number
  • 792.02/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Miller, John
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  • Dench, Judi
  • Actors
Label
Behind the scenes, Judi Dench ; with an Introduction by John Miller
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Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, an imprint of Orion Publishing Group Ltd, an Hachette UK Company"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky264086754
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9781250071118
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014035536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Behind the scenes, Judi Dench ; with an Introduction by John Miller
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain by Weidenfeld & Nicolson, an imprint of Orion Publishing Group Ltd, an Hachette UK Company"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky264086754
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xi, 257 pages
Isbn
9781250071118
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014035536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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