Shortly before his death in 2004, legendary actor Marlon Brando was working on a series of instructional acting videos in which he dispensed advice to bemused Hollywood stars including Leonardo DiCaprio and Sean Penn.
Can one be an intellectual and a fashionista at the same time? Of course, say some of the world’s most influential ladies. Home Secretary Theresa May is described as being “defiant” about her flair for fashion in this week’s Observer. A friend claims her attitude is “I know I have a brain and I’m serious […]
Eid Mubarak to The Londoner’s Muslim readers. Today, after a month of fasting, British Muslims are enjoying the freedom of once more being allowed to eat whenever they want. But not everyone is happy about the way popular culture has responded to the annual Ramadan fast.
The Londoner took a break from the glitterati by popping down to Cornwall but on arrival at the Port Eliot Festival we found that everyone else had the same idea. Chris Difford was one of many speakers, and recalled his days as a founding member of the band Squeeze. His highlight? Appearing on Top of […]
Theatre director Michael Rudman has worked with Dustin Hoffman, squared up to Arnold Schwarzenegger and married, divorced and reunited with the actress Felicity Kendal. But according to I Joke Too Much — his autobiography published next month by Capercaillie Books — it’s his father who was the really colourful character.