Bond Ambition

Should Richard Armitage be the next James Bond? Twenty-eight percent of voters of a Telegraph pole say yes, edging out Damian Lewis and Idris Elba by five points. Should he play Bond?  He can play charming. He can play dangerous. He can play charmingly dangerous, and he does clean up nicely, but then, so do Bond … More Bond Ambition

London Calling

Things I (Mostly) Miss About Living in Britain – in no particular order. • Proper tea. Sigh. Once you’ve had a proper cup of tea, Lipton won’t do. • I could find good red currant jelly and clotted cream. • Farmers markets • Portobello Road • On cold days in the autumn, people still sold … More London Calling

Hannibal’s Rutina Wesley stars in Twelfth Night

Rutina Wesley, who plays Francis Dolarhyde’s love interest, Reba McClane on season 3 of Hannibal, is appearing this month at the San Diego Old Globe Summer Shakespeare Festival as Viola in William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night.  If you can’t get into SDCC, (or even if you can),  take a side trip to Balboa Park to support … More Hannibal’s Rutina Wesley stars in Twelfth Night

A RAndom musing

A random musing on this anniversary of Armitage’s onstage debut in The Crucible: the girls in Salem were the 17th century equivalent of cyberbullies, with equally destructive consequences. Synchronicity? Maybe.

Find Your Voice

#findyourvoice An open letter to Richard Armitage  @RCArmitage and CybersmileFoundation @CybersmileHQ So. Here I am, finding my voice. It is not something that is in my comfort zone. Being an only child and an introvert and a quiet person by nature, not sharing my inner voice with strangers is a way of life. As a … More Find Your Voice