The BBC’s Radio Times, published from 1929 to the present, has been digitized as a database, and is now searchable up to 2009. Just remember to put titles and names in quotes, or it will come up with each word individually. You can copy-edit it, just like Wikipedia, or add information if you know it.
Links to Showbiz sites
Dustin spoke on stage after the screening with many funny anecdotes in the making of QUARTET, especially in his director/actor dealings with Maggie Smith, who has quite a reputation for being “difficult”, as does Dustin. He said they got along “just fine”.
He spoke of the minutiae of the producing/directing process, how he had…
Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters
Another fine lunch with the Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters at Sportsman’s Lodge in the Valley. This time the special guest was my old enemy, Larry King. I call him my old enemy, because of all the hooha back when he wouldn’t have me on his show to give my side of the story when he interviewed my ex Lynn, way after the breakup, and scrolled nasty remarks about me at the bottom of the screen. So I sued him and CNN in Federal court, remember. (But it was probably the producers who make these decisions, not him.) See the left pane to learn how it ended with the Ninth circuit.
Well then was then and now is now, so I went up to him, offered him a beer, and now we’re friends. David Keeler snapped these pictures. Thanks, David.
This is an interesting new website which allows you to look up many thousands of famous names, and learn a few things about them they probably would prefer you did not know, such as Larry King, and others who want you to know everything, such as Al Goldstein. Yes, it’s gossipy, it’s fun,…
Internet Movie Database
Click here if you can’t remember what movie you saw but remember the actors in it. Great for cross-referencing actors and titles. And you can become a critic and publish your review here too! Unfortunately, the films you see on your TV seem to have their cast lists struck, or rendered unreadable…
Can’t resist this one
Here is a link to my ex-wife’s site. I set this up for her years ago before it was a popular thing to do, hence we got the name “redgrave” as a kind of family generic name.
Here’s a fun game to play. See if you can find me anywhere. I…
Internet Broadway database
Click here if you want to remember what show you saw on Broadway, when, who was in it, and what else they were in. Great for cross referencing actors and their careers.
Academy Players Directory
Academy Players Directory
This is the casting directory used out of London, England.