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The First Lady's Laura Bush actress pays tribute to Viola Davis 'Brought out my A-game'

THE FIRST LADY returns this weekend for another instalment and the drama delves into the personal life of Laura Bush. Actress Kathleen Garrett praised one of her co-stars for inspiring her to give the role her best shot. The First Lady has been airing on Showtime and the series follows three First Ladies of the United States.

express.co.uk ,  4 days ago 0
The First Lady's Laura Bush actress pays tribute to Viola Davis 'Brought out my A-game'

Doctor who? Ncuti Gatwa’s irrepressible rise to new Time Lord

Rwandan-Scottish star of Sex Education has made astonishing journey from London streets to master of the Whoniverse Unusually, the announcement that 29-year-old Scottish actor Ncuti Gatwa is to be the new Time Lord seemed to set non-Doctor Who fans alight as much – or even more – than avid followers.

theguardian.com ,  13 days ago 5
Doctor who? Ncuti Gatwa’s irrepressible rise to new Time Lord

Scully's in the money! X-Files star Gillian Anderson, 53, is spotted filming an advert campaign in London for a Silicon Valley cybersecurity firm that will net her £500,000

As special agent Dana Scully, Gillian Anderson always insisted: ‘The truth is out there.’ Now, almost 30 years after The X-Files made her a global star, the actress has a new slogan: ‘They’re always watching.’ That’s the tagline of a new advertising campaign she will front for Silicon Valley cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks that will net her £500,000, The Mail on Sunday can reveal.

dailymail.co.uk ,  14 days ago 2
Scully's in the money! X-Files star Gillian Anderson, 53, is spotted filming an advert campaign in London for a Silicon Valley cybersecurity firm that will net her £500,000

Bella Hadid Test Drives the Exposed Thong Trend

With the Met Gala almost upon us, Bella Hadid was out and about this past weekend wearing one of the most daring trends of the moment: an exposed thong. The flossy strap was hiked up to the waist, far above her vegan leather trousers and an itty-bitty crop top, and styled with a pair of square-toe boots by Miista.

vogue.com ,  19 days ago 35
Bella Hadid Test Drives the Exposed Thong Trend

How to watch The First Lady in the UK

With Viola Davis playing Michelle Obama, Michelle Pfeiffer playing Betty Ford and Gillian Anderson playing Eleanor Roosevelt, with O-T Fagbenle, Aaron Eckhart and Kiefer Sutherland as their respective husbands, it's quite the starry affair. But can you watch the series in the UK yet?

radiotimes.com ,  24 days ago 4
How to watch The First Lady in the UK

Sex Education woodlands declared 'Demarcated Area' by Government to stop march of deadly tree disease

Special demarcation zone set up in Wye Valley to try to halt the spread of deadly tree disease The area used for filming the Netflix drama Sex Education has become the fifth in England to be declared a quarantine area to stop the march of a deadly tree disease. Restrictions have been brought in to save the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley from the American pathogen which attacks pines.

gloucestershirelive.co.uk ,  24 days ago 0
Sex Education woodlands declared 'Demarcated Area' by Government to stop march of deadly tree disease

Viola Davis slams ‘incredibly hurtful’ criticism of her portrayal of Michelle Obama in The First Lady

Viola Davis has finally spoken out about the criticism of her performance as Michelle Obama in new series The First Lady. The Oscar-winning actress portrays the former First Lady in the Showtime drama, which also stars Gillian Anderson as Eleanor Roosevelt, and Michelle Pfeiffer as Betty Ford, following the achievements and challenges faced by the women throughout their time at the White House.

metro.co.uk ,  25 days ago 4
Viola Davis slams ‘incredibly hurtful’ criticism of her portrayal of Michelle Obama in The First Lady

Yes, you can skip the menopause – if you have enough money

The super-rich are spending their way out of hot flushes and midlife misery What other condition gets all the stars of a 'certain age' talking? Oprah Winfrey, Gillian Anderson and Emma Thompson have all gone there; Julie Walters described her hot flushes as 'a chimney that came from the base of my spine'.

telegraph.co.uk ,  26 days ago 0
Yes, you can skip the menopause – if you have enough money

Slug caused 5 hour traffic lights outage in Derry

A slug caused traffic chaos in Derry on Wednesday morning at the entrance to the Nelson Drive estate on the A2 Clooney Road. Trafficwatch NI reported the traffic signals were out at the junction at 5.21 am advising motorists to approach with care. After engineers had checked the lights they further reported at 10.55am that ‘The signals at the entrance to Nelson Drive estate are working again – a slug had got in the controller and had shorted the printed circuit board.’

derryjournal.com ,  1 month ago 7
Slug caused 5 hour traffic lights outage in Derry

The First Lady: How truthful is the Showtime series?

The series promises a deep dive in the private moments of presidential couples but, how much of it is real? The First Lady, a new Showtime anthology series, focuses on three First Ladies: Eleanor Roosevelt, Betty Ford, and Michelle Obama. The presentation will focus on the influence and accomplishments of these women's political careers, and is characterized as a "revelatory reframing of American leadership through the perspective of the first ladies."

marca.com ,  1 month ago 0
The First Lady: How truthful is the Showtime series?

Viola Davis’ portrayal of Michelle Obama panned by First Lady viewers: ‘The affectation just looks ridiculous’

Viola Davis’ highly-anticipated portrayal of Michelle Obama in The First Lady was met with a frosty reception on social media. The Oscar-winning actress, 56, transformed into the attorney, 58, for the Showtime anthology, which tells the story of presidential couples throughout history. Gillian Anderson (Eleanor Roosevelt) and Michelle Pfeiffer (Betty Ford) also star in the drama, which delves into the achievements and challenges faced by the women throughout their time at the White House from a political and personal point of view.

metro.co.uk ,  1 month ago 3
Viola Davis’ portrayal of Michelle Obama panned by First Lady viewers: ‘The affectation just looks ridiculous’

The First lady: Fans point out strange mannerism Viola Davis incorporated when playing Michelle Obama

‘Michelle Obama did not purse her lips THAT much,’ one user wrote Viola Davis has received mixed reactions for her portrayal of the former US First Lady Michelle Obama in new Showtime series The First Lady. The actor stars alongside Gillian Anderson and Michelle Pfeiffer in the new drama that focuses on the reframing of American leadership through the lens of the women at the centre of the White House.

independent.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
The First lady: Fans point out strange mannerism Viola Davis incorporated when playing Michelle Obama

The First Lady star Gillian Anderson reveals the physical inadequacy she thought could scupper her new role

The First Lady, which stars Gillian Anderson as US presidential wife Eleanor Roosevelt, airs on Showtime on Sunday 17 April in the US. Gillian has past form on playing real-life figures, proven by her Emmy award win for her turn as UK president Margaret Thatcher in The Crown.

whattowatch.com ,  1 month ago 0
The First Lady star Gillian Anderson reveals the physical inadequacy she thought could scupper her new role

We're once, twice, three times a First Lady: Michelle Pfeiffer, Viola Davis and Gillian Anderson star in drama about the most influential presidents' wives

The three Hollywood stars are transformed in the ten-part series, The First Lady Michelle Pfeiffer is transformed into Betty Ford , Viola Davis plays Michelle Obama and Gillian Anderson portrays Eleanor Roosevelt in the programme It will be available in the UK this summer on streaming service Paramount Plus They are three of Hollywood’s finest leading ladies.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 month ago 3
We're once, twice, three times a First Lady: Michelle Pfeiffer, Viola Davis and Gillian Anderson star in drama about the most influential presidents' wives

Gillian Anderson dazzled in Los Angeles at the premiere of her new series The First Lady

Gillian Anderson is well-heeled as she attends the Los Angeles premiere of her new series, The First Lady. The 5ft 2ins actress, who wore a hot pink outfit and stilettoes, plays Eleanor Roosevelt - the wife of US president Franklin D. Roosevelt. Also starring in the 10-part series are Viola Davis, 56, as Michelle Obama, and Michelle Pfeiffer, 63, as Betty Ford.

express.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Gillian Anderson dazzled in Los Angeles at the premiere of her new series The First Lady

Here’s What The ‘First Lady’ Cast Members Look Like vs. Their IRL Counterparts

These big stars are playing some of history’s biggest names. We grow up learning all about former presidents of the United States, but thanks to Showtime's latest series The First Lady, we're finally getting a glimpse at some other big names who made history throughout their time in the White House: first ladies, of course!

womenshealthmag.com ,  1 month ago 0
Here’s What The ‘First Lady’ Cast Members Look Like vs. Their IRL Counterparts

Viola Davis, Gillian Anderson and Michelle Pfeiffer pose together The First Lady premiere

ACTRESSES Viola Davis, Gillian Anderson and Michelle Pfeiffer pose in a united state to launch a TV show. The trio play the famous wives of US presidents in ten-part anthology drama The First Lady. Viola, 56, is Michelle Obama, Gillian, 53, is Eleanor Roosevelt, and Michelle, 63, is Betty Ford.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  1 month ago 0
Viola Davis, Gillian Anderson and Michelle Pfeiffer pose together The First Lady premiere

Dakota Fanning's Sheer Lace Slip Dress Is Basically a Nightgown

Dakota Fanning's take on the sheer dress trend is exactly what you'd expect from the actor: It's feminine but not frilly, sexy but not scandalous. And yep, there are bows. The actor showed off the look at the premiere of Showtime's The First Lady on April 14, arriving alongside co-stars Viola Davis, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Gillian Anderson, all of whom play different first ladies throughout the decades.

msn.com ,  1 month ago 0
Dakota Fanning's Sheer Lace Slip Dress Is Basically a Nightgown

Gillian Anderson looks incredible in strapless LBD during latest TV appearance

The First Lady star has a fabulous sense of style Gillian Anderson never puts a foot wrong when it comes to fashion and turned heads on Wednesday evening as she appeared on The Jimmy Kimmel Show. The Sex Education star looked super stylish dressed in a strapless black gown by Bernadette, which was teamed with a pair of black heels.

hellomagazine.com ,  1 month ago 0
Gillian Anderson looks incredible in strapless LBD during latest TV appearance