Tag Archives: Celia Imrie

Have You Met Miss Jones?

To celebrate Renée Zellweger’s birthday last week, I decided to give Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001) a celebratory spin… and was pleasantly surprised by how fresh and funny it still is, after all these years (and several previous viewings). It’s no … Continue reading

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No GoT, No Go!

Last night was the annual BAFTA Television Awards, and several of my fave actresses were nominated in various categories… though sadly my crossed-fingers failed to bring two of them a win. Then again, I question the validity of any TV awards … Continue reading

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Вы Говорите По-Русски?

A few weeks ago I picked up a 2nd-hand copy of Teach Yourself Russian for 50p in a charity shop, but I haven’t even been able to wrap my head around the alphabet yet! In an effort to keep my … Continue reading

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Got Wood?

We all know that technology is cyclical, so this week I picked up a couple more VHS tapes at a charity shop… one was a compilation of sketches from Victoria Wood As Seen On TV (1986), and the other contained … Continue reading

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How Celia Survived

As ever, it pains me to recommend anything to do with the Mail on Sunday, but this week they excerpted the autobiography of awesome comedy actress Celia Imrie, and it isn’t quite the light-hearted, “jolly hockey sticks” fare one might … Continue reading

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