Life: Osama and Wills and Kate

Who would have imagined that this Bank Holiday weekend would be punctuated by such contrasting events? I was unashamedly moved to tears by the Royal wedding on Friday. The dress was perfection and the obvious affection between the couple was heartwarming to witness. I understood that feeling of jubilation and British-ness that the crowds that lined […]

Film/TV/Life : Golden Globes 2011

From the press alone it seems that the highlights from the show were Ricky Gervais’s jokes (I think thw Scientology one was the funniest – “Referring to the film I Love You Phillip Morris, Gervais said it was about “two heterosexual actors pretending to be gay – so the complete opposite of some famous Scientologists, […]

Golden Globe Nominations

Let the awards season begin! All roads lead to the Oscars and these nominations give a nice idea of what to expect on Oscar night. Katie Holmes, Josh Duhamel and Blair Underwood read out the list of nominees, some expected, others a surprise, this morning. I expected to see the movies Inception, Blue Valentine, Black […]