Category Archives: War

Patrick Malahide in Drama Connections: The Singing Detective

In 2005, Patrick Malahide took part in “Drama Connections“, a program that looks at highly regarded and ground-breaking television dramas, to discuss his work in “The Singing Detective“. This was the second “Drama Connections” episode Mr. Malahide participated in as … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide Is Magnus Crome in Mortal Engines

According to IMDB, Patrick Malahide is now listed as Magnus Crome on the Mortal Engines page. So, our initial speculation seems correct.  Crome is a fascinating character, so I’m really looking forward to seeing him on screen.  Patrick Malahide will … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in An Officer and a Car Salesman

December 26, 1988, Patrick Malahide appeared as Chisholm for the last time in Minder S07E01 “An Officer and a Car Salesman”.   It is a peculiar episode because some time has passed and the main characters have all moved on with … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXXIII: Two Quick Reviews

I recently happened across a couple of interesting reviews of two war dramas featuring Mr. Malahide while surfing around late one night.  These reviews aren’t new, but they’re new to me and I figured they’re worth mentioning since they highlight … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Roald Dahl: Going Solo Part 2 Date & Recaps (Updated July 12)

Update July 12:  I’ve listened to Going Solo pt 2 (available until Aug 9) now and it is brilliant.  Mr. Malahide’s narration shows how thrilling and terrifying Dahl’s experiences were.  From a gruesome accident in a Gladiator to being vastly … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones News: Balon Greyjoy in Series 6

HBO’s Making Game of Thrones site has posted 24 new photos to tease series 6, and Balon Greyjoy is there standing in front of his awesome kraken fireplace.  I have a fairly good idea of what might happen to him … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide in Ten Days to War

In 2008, Patrick Malahide appeared in episode 4, “Why This Rush?” of the BBC’s Ten Days to War, an eight part series of dramatic shorts commissioned by Newsnight and broadcast on BBC Two to mark the fifth anniversary of the … Continue reading

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Wished For Roles 10: Air Chief Marshal Hugh Dowding

This is one that I’ve had in mind for a long time.  There’s at least one remake of “The Battle of Britain” movie that might be underway (I say “might be”, because I’m not sure of its current status), but … Continue reading

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Something Neat XXIV: Patrick Malahide’s Favorite Books

Looking in Google Books, I found this neat entry:  Celebrities’ Favourite Books: In Aid of the Alzheimer’s Society by Jeff Thorburn. The book features letters from well-known personalities about their favourite books, and Patrick Malahide shares his.  The book is … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Ned in The Secret Pilgrim

In 2010, Patrick Malahide portrayed the central character Ned in a BBC Radio 4 adaptation of John Le Carre’s The Secret Pilgrim. The entire production is absolutely magnificent with Mr. Malahide’s moodily introspective and rueful portrayal of Ned adding intense … Continue reading

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