1. Dame Judi To Star In New Ealing Comedy

    By David Winter on 2001-05-02

    Ananova has reported that Academy Award winning actress Dame Judi Dench, M in the last three Bond films and again in Bond 20, it to star in the first Ealing comedy in more than 40 years.

    A new production of Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest will
    be the first to be released under the west London studio’s banner since

    Dench will star opposite actors Rupert Everett and Colin First (who has recently been rumoured as a Bond contendor) and actress Reese Witherspoon.

    It has already been confirmed that Dench will appear as Lady Bracknell in the film which is expected to be released in 2002.