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San Antonio Express-News
Sam Mendes to Lead Venice Film Festival Jurywelcoming a wealth of international filmmaking talent.” In 2003, he founded Ne
Sam Mendes to Lead Venice Film Festival Jury
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welcoming a wealth of international filmmaking talent.” In 2003, he founded Neal Street Productions, which produces three BAFTA award-winning TV series: “Penny Dreadful,” “Call the Midwife” and “The Hollow Crown.” This year’s festival will run... Read more
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Scotsman
David Tennant set for honorary degree in Glasgow ceremonybefore going on to roles on stage and screen including performing with the Roya
David Tennant set for honorary degree in Glasgow ceremony
Scotsman / Posted 3 days ago
before going on to roles on stage and screen including performing with the Royal Shakespeare Company and starring in the Bafta award-winning Broadchurch TV series. Tennant has most recently starred in the hit Netflix TV show Jessica Jones... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Tennant to get honorary degree from Royal Conservatoire of Scotlandbefore going on to roles on stage and screen including performing with the Roya
David Tennant to get honorary degree from Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
before going on to roles on stage and screen including performing with the Royal Shakespeare Company and starring in the Bafta award-winning Broadchurch TV series. Conservatoire principal Professor Jeffrey Sharkey said: "I am delighted that the... Read more
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International Business Times
Victoria Wood death: Beloved comedian and screenwriter's secret cancer battle revealed passed away on 20 April after a short battle with cancer. Confirming the sad ne
Victoria Wood death: Beloved comedian and screenwriter's secret cancer battle revealed
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
passed away on 20 April after a short battle with cancer. Confirming the sad news, her publicist Neil Reading said the mult-Bafta-award-winning writer died peacefully at her north London home surrounded by family. Preston, who appeared with Wood in... Read more
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International Business Times
A-List Insider: The Queen celebrates her 90th birthday, Victoria Wood passes away after a short battle with cancer. Confirming the sad news the 62-year-old star
A-List Insider: The Queen celebrates her 90th birthday, Victoria Wood passes away
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
after a short battle with cancer. Confirming the sad news the 62-year-old star's publicist Neil Reading said the multi Bafta award-winning writer died peacefully at her north London home surrounded by family.British comedian Victoria Wood at... Read more
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International Business Times
Victoria Wood: Much-loved comedian told jokes to keep her children smiling during final days comedians after winning talent show New Faces in 1974. She went on to become a
Victoria Wood: Much-loved comedian told jokes to keep her children smiling during final days
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
comedians after winning talent show New Faces in 1974. She went on to become a well-known stand-up comic, going on to win Bafta awards for performing, and later for writing and directing, and in 1997 was awarded an OBE, following by a CBE in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Victoria Wood spent final hours telling jokes to her childrenCelebrity tributes also poured in for the multi BAFTA award-winner. Prime Minis
Victoria Wood spent final hours telling jokes to her children
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Celebrity tributes also poured in for the multi BAFTA award-winner. Prime Minister David Cameron said Wood was "a national treasure loved by millions," and the other half of her double act, Julie Walters, said her loss is "incalculable". Famous... Read more
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Express and Star
Farewell Victoria Wood, national treasure « Express & StarNeil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Farewell Victoria Wood, national treasure « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family. "The family... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
“I worshipped her” - Delia Smith pays tribute to Victoria Woodafternoon. “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battl
“I worshipped her” - Delia Smith pays tribute to Victoria Wood
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
afternoon. “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer,” he said. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Comic genius' Victoria Wood dies at age of 6201: Photo of Victoria WOOD; Victoria Wood performing on stage (Photo by David R
'Comic genius' Victoria Wood dies at age of 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
01: Photo of Victoria WOOD; Victoria Wood performing on stage (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)Victoria Wood with her BAFTA Award for The Best Light Entertainment Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV". Photo credit: PA WireFile photo... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
“I worshipped her” - Delia Smith pays tribute to Victoria Woodafternoon. “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battl
“I worshipped her” - Delia Smith pays tribute to Victoria Wood
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 8 days ago
afternoon. “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer,” he said. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Northern Echo
Darlington brother's tribute to Victoria Wood who has died from cancer aged 62Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Darlington brother's tribute to Victoria Wood who has died from cancer aged 62
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tim Roth films killer John Christie's arrest for 10 Rillington Placeby Clive Exton from the book Ten Rillington Place by Ludovic Kennedy Powerful
Tim Roth films killer John Christie's arrest for 10 Rillington Place
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
by Clive Exton from the book Ten Rillington Place by Ludovic Kennedy Powerful performance: John Hurt (right) received a BAFTA Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Evans alongside Judy Geeson as Beryl... Read more
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chroniclelive
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updatesNeil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Latest breaking news, sport, weather, traffic and travel updates
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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chroniclelive
Victoria Wood's brother pays emotional tribute from his County Durham homein her tremendous, single-minded drive and determination to pursue her chosen c
Victoria Wood's brother pays emotional tribute from his County Durham home
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
in her tremendous, single-minded drive and determination to pursue her chosen career.” Victoria Wood in 1986 with her BAFTA Award for The Best Light Entertainment Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV" During a prolific career, she had... Read more
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RTE News
#OnTrend - Wednesday's big buzz storiesenjoyed Bob Marley’s music, and we respect his life and achievements." Sad new
#OnTrend - Wednesday's big buzz stories
RTE News / Posted 8 days ago
enjoyed Bob Marley’s music, and we respect his life and achievements." Sad news - comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 The Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home on Wednesday morning... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 6201: Photo of Victoria WOOD; Victoria Wood performing on stage (Photo by David R
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
01: Photo of Victoria WOOD; Victoria Wood performing on stage (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)Victoria Wood with her BAFTA Award for The Best Light Entertainment Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV". Photo credit: PA WireFile photo... Read more
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International Business Times
Victoria Wood dead: Julie Walters pays emotional tribute to comedy partner has paid an emotional tribute to Victoria Wood, 62, who died on 20 April follow
Victoria Wood dead: Julie Walters pays emotional tribute to comedy partner
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
has paid an emotional tribute to Victoria Wood, 62, who died on 20 April following a short battle with cancer. The multi BAFTA award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian, died at her north London home surrounded by her family. Walters... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
British comedian Victoria Wood dies after cancer battleVictoria Wood holds her two Bafta awards, one for Best Actress and one for Best
British comedian Victoria Wood dies after cancer battle
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Victoria Wood holds her two Bafta awards, one for Best Actress and one for Best Single Drama, in 2007. Photo / AP British comedian, singer and actress Victoria Wood died aged 62 following a short battle with cancer. Wood passed away at her north... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Victoria Wood hailed as 'brightest talent of generation' after death at 62passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. Victoria Wood and fri
Victoria Wood hailed as 'brightest talent of generation' after death at 62
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. Victoria Wood and friend Emma Thompson in 1988 (PA) “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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heraldscotland
Victoria Wood hailed as 'brightest talent of generation' after death at 62passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. Victoria Wood and fri
Victoria Wood hailed as 'brightest talent of generation' after death at 62
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. Victoria Wood and friend Emma Thompson in 1988 (PA) “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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birminghammail
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on April 20ATV Centre. She entered the competition - and against all expectations, she won
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on April 20
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
ATV Centre. She entered the competition - and against all expectations, she won the final. PA WireVictoria Wood with her BAFTA Award for The Best Light Entertainment Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV" in 1986 The earlier broken down... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 6201: Photo of Victoria WOOD; Victoria Wood performing on stage (Photo by David R
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
01: Photo of Victoria WOOD; Victoria Wood performing on stage (Photo by David Redfern/Redferns)Victoria Wood with her BAFTA Award for The Best Light Entertainment Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV". Photo credit: PA WireFile photo... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Victoria Wood hailed as 'brightest talent of generation' after death at 62passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. Victoria Wood and fri
Victoria Wood hailed as 'brightest talent of generation' after death at 62
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. Victoria Wood and friend Emma Thompson in 1988 (PA) “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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thebee
Shock as Victoria Wood diesNeil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Shock as Victoria Wood dies
thebee / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Victoria Wood, British Comedian and Actress, Dies at 62British comedian Victoria Wood died in London Wednesday morning after a battle
Victoria Wood, British Comedian and Actress, Dies at 62
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
British comedian Victoria Wood died in London Wednesday morning after a battle with cancer. She was 62. “The multi BAFTA award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning,” her... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Victoria Wood, British Comedian and Actress, Dies at 62British comedian Victoria Wood died in London Wednesday morning after a battle
Victoria Wood, British Comedian and Actress, Dies at 62
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
British comedian Victoria Wood died in London Wednesday morning after a battle with cancer. She was 62. “The multi BAFTA award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning,” her... Read more
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birminghammail
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on April 20Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
News, travel and sport for Birmingham and the West Midlands on April 20
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Victoria Wood, comedian and actor, dies aged 62Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Victoria Wood, comedian and actor, dies aged 62
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi-Bafta-award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Victoria Wood, British Comedian and Actress, Dies at 62British comedian Victoria Wood died in London Wednesday morning after a battle
Victoria Wood, British Comedian and Actress, Dies at 62
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
British comedian Victoria Wood died in London Wednesday morning after a battle with cancer. She was 62. “The multi BAFTA award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning,” her... Read more
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International Business Times
Victoria Wood dead: Best moments of the female comedy icon from Acorn Antiques to Dinnerladies publicist, Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a sh
Victoria Wood dead: Best moments of the female comedy icon from Acorn Antiques to Dinnerladies
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
publicist, Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62Neil Reading, said : " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but b
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said : " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Evening Standard
Victoria Wood: Jennifer Saunders and Ricky Gervais lead tributesin a statement which read: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short
Victoria Wood: Jennifer Saunders and Ricky Gervais lead tributes
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
in a statement which read: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi BAFTA award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her North London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Death of comic Victoria Wood at 62 after cancer battleNeil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Death of comic Victoria Wood at 62 after cancer battle
Wakefield Today / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Comedian Victoria Wood has died of cancer aged 62Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Comedian Victoria Wood has died of cancer aged 62
Nottingham Post / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Entertainer Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62Neil Reading, said: " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but br
Entertainer Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Streatham Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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metro
This might be Victoria Wood's best moment of all timeReading said in a statement: ‘Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a shor
This might be Victoria Wood's best moment of all time
metro / Posted 8 days ago
Reading said in a statement: ‘Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. ‘The multi BAFTA award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kit West Dead: 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' Visual Effects Artist Was 80Return of the Jedi (1983). On the latter, he oversaw all the robots, including
Kit West Dead: 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' Visual Effects Artist Was 80
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
Return of the Jedi (1983). On the latter, he oversaw all the robots, including the radio-controlled R2-D2, and received a BAFTA award. Raiders of the Lost Ark marked the first time he collaborated with director Steven Spielberg. "Although I found... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Entertainer Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62Neil Reading, said: " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but br
Entertainer Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Express and Star
BREAKING: Victoria Wood dies of cancer aged 62 « Express & StarNeil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
BREAKING: Victoria Wood dies of cancer aged 62 « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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thebee
BREAKING: Victoria Wood diesNeil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
BREAKING: Victoria Wood dies
thebee / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancerNeil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancer
Reading Evening Post / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Bolton News
Comedian Victoria Wood dies, aged 62, after cancer battleNeil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Comedian Victoria Wood dies, aged 62, after cancer battle
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: "Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62Neil Reading, said: " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but br
Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: " Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. "The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Comedian Victoria Wood dies from cancer aged 62in Wood and Walters in the 1980s. She also wrote and starred in popular TV ser
Comedian Victoria Wood dies from cancer aged 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
in Wood and Walters in the 1980s. She also wrote and starred in popular TV series Dinnerladies. In 2006, she won two Bafta awards for acting and writing for her drama Housewife, 49, an adaptation of the diaries of Nella Last. In 1997, she... Read more
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walesonline
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancerNeil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancer
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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walesonline
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with canceras well as her role in sitcom Dinnerladies and her TV special Victoria Wood Wit
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancer
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
as well as her role in sitcom Dinnerladies and her TV special Victoria Wood With All The Trimmings. In 2006, she won two Bafta awards for acting and writing for her drama Housewife, 49, an adaptation of the diaries of Nella Last. She started her... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancerNeil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but bra
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62 after short battle with cancer
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
Neil Reading, said: “Victoria Wood has sadly passed away, after a short but brave battle with cancer. “The multi Bafta award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian died peacefully at her north London home with family this morning.... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Latest tributes: Comedian Victoria Wood dies at 62as well as her role in sitcom Dinnerladies and her TV special Victoria Wood Wit
Latest tributes: Comedian Victoria Wood dies at 62
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
as well as her role in sitcom Dinnerladies and her TV special Victoria Wood With All The Trimmings. In 2006, she won two Bafta awards for acting and writing for her drama Housewife, 49, an adaptation of the diaries of Nella Last. In 1997, she... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 6249, a film based on the diaries of Nella Last, a housewife and mother in Barrow
Comedian Victoria Wood dies aged 62
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 8 days ago
49, a film based on the diaries of Nella Last, a housewife and mother in Barrow during the Second World War. She won two Bafta awards for acting and writing for the 2006 drama. Wood died at home in London surrounded by her family. Her... Read more
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