Diana Rigg

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Last Night in Soho review | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week
Thomasin McKenzie, Anya Taylor-Joy and Matt Smith star in a horror-thriller that takes a trip to the sleazy heart of London’s past

Peter Bradshaw

28, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Diana Rigg remembered: ‘Ma didn’t suffer fools: she exploded them at 50 paces’
Rachael Stirling recalls her mother’s last months – and remembers her enormous sense of fun, whether pulling pranks on stage or dancing until dawn on her 80th birthday

Rachael Stirling

24, Oct, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Venice film festival 2021 roundup – a formidably good year on the Lido
Big name directors at their best feature alongside daring visionaries from the farther realms of art cinema – but to whom will Bong Joon-ho’s jury award the Golden Lion?

Jonathan Romney

11, Sep, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Diana Rigg remembered by Mark Gatiss
The actor-writer, who wrote an episode of Doctor Who for Rigg, recalls the joy of seeing her flit effortlessly between serious drama and pure camp

Mark Gatiss

13, Dec, 2020 @8:30 AM

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Letter: Dame Diana Rigg obituary
Nick Worrall writes: In mid-tirade, Diana Rigg suddenly dried. The audience froze. Her immediate cry of ‘Prompt!!!’ was not only shrill but also terrifying

Nick Worrall

22, Sep, 2020 @3:11 PM

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Cinema, Campari and a carrier bag of Quality Street: Edgar Wright remembers Diana Rigg
The director of upcoming psychological thriller Last Night in Soho on the delights and surprises of working with Rigg on what turned out to be her final film

Edgar Wright

18, Sep, 2020 @9:45 AM

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As Diana Rigg's understudy, I never tired of watching her | Margaret Drabble
At the Royal Shakespeare Company, the star’s comic timing was faultless – and her conversation was racy and rich

Margaret Drabble

11, Sep, 2020 @12:45 PM

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Dressed to kill: how Diana Rigg became a 60s style icon
In her slinky leather catsuits and super-short miniskirts, The Avengers’ Emma Peel brought a fetishistic element to fashion

Priya Elan

11, Sep, 2020 @9:05 AM

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Diana Rigg: star with an independent streak to match her glamour
From kickass screen roles to award-winning theatre and TV ones, with a curious sideline in nuns, the Yorkshire-born actor’s class and spirit earned her a magnificent career

Mark Lawson

10, Sep, 2020 @6:23 PM

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Diana Rigg, Avengers and Game of Thrones star, dies aged 82
Actor who played Emma Peel in hit spy series and James Bond’s only wife was diagnosed with cancer in March

Hannah J Davies

10, Sep, 2020 @1:39 PM

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Diana Rigg: ‘Becoming a sex symbol overnight shocked me’
The actor, 80, tells Ruth Huntman about her dark side, inventing a cocktail called Diana’s Dynamite, and getting killed off in Game of Thrones

Ruth Huntman

30, Mar, 2019 @2:00 PM

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The week in TV: The Great British Bake Off; Strike: The Cuckoo’s Calling; Victoria; Game of Thrones
Bake Off survived a change of oven, ITV served up a soggy Victoria, and Game of Thrones reached boiling point

Barbara Ellen

03, Sep, 2017 @6:00 AM

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