News | Entertainment
28 May 2020 14:48
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Dame Judi Dench refuses to watch herself on screen

    The legendary actress doesn't like to see her on-screen performances because she gets "irritated" by her acting and what she feels she could have done better.


    She said: "I don't see myself on film. When I do, I'm terribly conscious of what I chose to do and not to do in a moment. And I always am irritated.

    "I like to watch it quite a long time afterwards when I have forgotten all the questions I had to ask myself in the moment. So I can look at it much more dispassionately. I've never even seen a 'Room With A View.'"

    However, Judi has tuned in to watch 'Goldeneye', in which she played M alongside Pierce Brosnan as James Bond.

    She added to USA Today: "I watched a bit of 'Goldeneye'. That was lovely. That was the first one that Pierce and I did together and we were both frightfully nervous ... There were things I would have done differently [as M].

    "Which is why the theatre is so wonderful. You do a performance, someone says something, so you change it a bit. You have a bit of a chance to get it a better. Once it's up there in celluloid, it's there forever."

    Judi previously confessed she never turns down a role as she fears she will never be offered another job again.

    She said: "No I can't turn things down. If I'm offered a job I always do it because I think it's the last job I'm going to be asked to do."

    And when asked whether she worries that the parts will dry up if she takes a break, she added: "Well of course, why ever would I not think that?"

    © 2020 Bang Showbiz, NZCity


     Other Entertainment News
     28 May: Mike Tindall is planning to send his daughter back to school on June 1
     28 May: Dizzee Rascal has helped to distribute food parcels to families amidst the coronavirus pandemic
     28 May: Kevin Hart was grateful his wife "held him accountable" when he cheated
     28 May: Amanda Bynes is "back on track" and "doing well"
     28 May: Hailey Bieber's parents banned her from seeing Justin Bieber for their first date
     28 May: Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan think openness is "valuable"
     28 May: Kourtney Kardashian is "proud" of her body shape, despite gaining a few pounds during the lockdown period
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The Ioane experiment appears to be over at the Highlanders More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Window and house cleaning businesses are still being affected by Auckland's water shortage More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Mike Tindall is planning to send his daughter back to school on June 1 14:32

    Living & Travel:
    Want to lose weight, get healthy and help the planet? The Zombie Apocalypse Diet could be for you 14:07

    Law and Order:
    Police Ten 7's asking the public to help identify a man who allegedly indecently assaulted two women in Porirua 14:07

    Entertainment:
    Dizzee Rascal has helped to distribute food parcels to families amidst the coronavirus pandemic 14:02

    International:
    What's in a hug? How to think about risk as coronavirus restrictions lift 13:57

    Law and Order:
    Police are seeking witnesses to a firearms incident yesterday in Kawerau, in Bay of Plenty 13:47

    Entertainment:
    Kevin Hart was grateful his wife "held him accountable" when he cheated 13:32

    Law and Order:
    A construction worker's been awarded 15-thousand-dollars after falling from a work cage 13:27

    Basketball:
    Kiwi big-man Jack Salt's confident he'll suit up for the Canterbury Rams in the new NBL season 13:07

    Entertainment:
    Amanda Bynes is "back on track" and "doing well" 13:02


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd