Ian Richardson - on-line articles

A long-time fan remembers Ian.

An interview with Ian and son Miles from 2006.

A lovely article from the time of the Hollow Crown tour of Australia.

A report on the 2003 "Fond and Familiar" recital at Winchester devised by John Moffatt, in which Ian performed with Judi Dench and Bill Nighy.

A humerous moment in Budapest.

Discussion of Ian's preparation to play Lord Groan in Gormanghast.

More memories, including an interesting description of his appearance in A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Brian Sibley, who adapted Shadowlands for radio from his own book, has a number of interesting articles on his site.
one about Shadowlands
one he wrote following Ian's death
a report on the celebration of Ian's life at The Actor's Church (scroll to "Our Revels Now are Ended")

Report on the award of Ian's second honorary doctorate.

Items about the new film Becoming Jane (thanks to Carolin for these):


Article about Hogfather
more on Hogfather
and even more on Hogfather (thanks to Carolin for these)

A news item about tThe Creeper

... and another one

Explore the BBC web site - there are a number of goodies available, including the text of a question and answer session with Ian - priceless! and this interview from Strange time, and this from their cinema section.

Here is a page on the Sherlock Holmes site.

Thanks to Carolin for this article

Interview on this site by Sharon Mail

The first part of an article about the Sherlock Holmes files, which appeared in the magazine Scarlet Street. I am trying to get part two. (thanks to Anne G. for this and the Ghost review links.)

Devon Life interview

Jane Brace's interview
includes information concerning The Magician's House, the series that was transmitted on BBC1 in October 1999. Adapted by William Corlett from the first two books in his Magician's House quartet - The Steps in the Chimney and The Door in the Tree.(Many thanks to Jane Brace for permission to reproduce this.)

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