An enchanting six-part series about lost love, missed opportunities and second chances, one can hardly imagine such a project getting greenlit by a U.S. commercial network.
PBS also announced that it had acquired the third season of BBC Worldwide's "Call the Midwife," as well as the first season of British drama "Last Tango in Halifax," starring Derek Jacobi.
U.K. free-to-air web ITV is to produce gay sitcom "Vicious," starring Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi, and written by Gary Janetti, whose credits include "Will & Grace" and "Family Guy."
John Cleese has joined the cast of Jason Connery's indie romantic comedy "Of Corset's Mine," opposite Derek Jacobi, Christine Baranski, Camilla Belle and William Mosely.
Director Olivier Dahan and the producers of "Grace of Monaco" are rounding out the cast with one of England's most revered actors, as Derek Jacobi ("The King's Speech") has joined the ensemble led by…
A handsomely staged costume drama that insists Shakespeare was actually Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford.
Derek Jacobi's Lear is upsetting not because he scales epic heights but because he so startlingly plumbs depths of terror.
Actor Lou Jacobi, who was known for comic roles and won praise in dramatic ones over a long career in the theater and movies, died Oct. 23 in Manhattan. He was 95.
The title notwithstanding, ABC mined "Diamonds" out of the bargain bin.
Derek Jacobi comes relatively late to the psychological and political unrest of "Don Carlos," playing King Philip II, the fearsomely stern father of the crown prince of the title. But scarcely has…