Victoria and Abdul: Dame Judi Dench shows REAL reason she’s playing iconic Queen again BY SAEED NASIR

VICTORIA AND ABUDL superstar Dame Judi Dench has opened up on her decision to experiment with the titular monarch once again.

Now, she’s participating in the same part later in life, documenting Victoria’s real-life companionship with Indian servant Abdul Karim.

“I didn’t know the story of Victoria and Abdul,” Dench informed a press meeting.

“So for me personally it was a question of taking that little bit of history on and learning more about a really impressive person.

The film has gone out next week
I never expected to revisit this part but I’ve a great devotion for [it]
She added: “I never expected to revisit this part but I have a great devotion for [it] because I had fashioned no film career to talk about before I played Mrs Brown, thanks to Harvey Weinstein. Because that was designed for tv set and then then it became a film.


“So I never likely to play her down the road but I have to say this particular tale of Queen Victoria four years after John Dark brown died seemed to me to be a kind of continuance, because I’d done the research, and the screenplay I think is wonderful.

“It instructs a great, great account – so that and dealing with Stephen [Frears] again, I found an irresistible proposition.”

The film has break up critics up to now, and holds a 50% rating on Rotten Tomato vegetables.


Queen Victoria keeping her great grandson, Crown Prince Wilhelm of Germany.

Queen Victoria of Great Britain with one of her grandchildren.
The famous portrait of Queen Victoria of THE UK, 1887.
Queen Victoria and Prince Albert in a re-enactment with their wedding ceremony. Prince Albert is at military uniform and is using his medals. 1854.

Dame Judi Dench, success of the greatest Actress in a supporting role honor for The Winter’s Tale
Judi Dench as Titania with Paul Rogers as Lower part and Donal Eccles
Dame Judi in a level creation of Cabare
Hollywood Reporter and Display screen International are among its more vocal supporters, while the desires of Variety as well as the Guardian took a more negative position; the last mentioned awarding only two stars.

Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith, Simon Callow and Michael Gambon also star.

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