Posts Tagged ‘Spooks’

The awards season for the theatre world has started and this year it looks like the RSC should enjoy some success. Yesterday the Theatre Awards UK (formerly the TMA Awards) took place. They honour “creative excellence” in work seen on stages throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland and Matilda The Musical picked up both the awards it was dominated for, winning Best Musical Production and Best Performance in a Musical for Bertie Carvel for his turn as Miss Trunchbull, making it the only show to pick up multiple prizes. Both very well deserved. I hope you all spotted Bertie in the recent series of Spooks looking more like himself!

The full list of the Theatre Awards winners can be found at http://www.thestage.co.uk/news/newsstory.php/34055/peter-hall-and-derek-jacobi-among-winners-at

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A couple of months ago I was told, in confidence, that a certain member of the Histories company might be joining the cast of the BBC TV spy drama “Spooks”.
Naturally, I’ve had my fingers crossed ever since as it has been a huge stepping stone in the careers of Matthew MacFadyen, Keely Hawes, David Oyelowu, Rupert Penry-Jones, Miranda Raison, Raza Jaffrey, Hermoine Norris and Richard Armitage and I’m, therefore, really excited to see that Geoffrey Streatfeild will be appearing in the new series that is currently filming.

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