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Rigg, Diana

Overview
Works: 672 works in 1,253 publications in 3 languages and 25,462 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Television adaptations  Television programs  History  Reviews  Juvenile works  Fiction  Television plays  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Host, Vocalist, Director, Costume designer, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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The painted veil ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the 1920s. A young English couple, Walter a middle class doctor and Kitty, an upper-class woman, get married for all the wrong reasons and relocate to Shanghai. Kitty falls in love with someone else. When Walter discovers her infidelity, in an act of vengeance, he accepts a job in a remote village in China that is being ravaged by a deadly epidemic. He takes his wife along and their journey brings meaning to their relationship and gives them purpose in one of the most remote and beautiful places on earth
On her majesty's secret service by Peter Hunt ( Visual )
54 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Bond goes undercover in the treacherous Swiss Alps in this action-packed epic filled with artillery-laden ski pursuits, incredible stunts and nonstop thrills! He must stop evil genius Blofeld from realizing a germ warfare plot that could kill millions
The great Muppet caper by Jim Henson ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in English and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newspaper reporters Kermit, Fozzie and Gonzo pursue jewel thieves and are led to the home of a fashion designer whose gems are secretly being stolen
Rebecca ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A timid young girl marries a troubled widower only to find her new home is haunted by the memory of Rebecca, the first wife
William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film adaptation of Shakespeare's play depicting the successful conspiracy to assassinate the Roman emperor, Julius Caesar
Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The capriciousness of lovers is the theme of this romantic and entertaining comedy, given a frolicsome rendition by the RSC
Bleak House by Charles Dickens ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"At the court of Chancery, the Jarndyce and Jarndyce case grinds on for years with no end in sight. Entangled in the lawsuit are a growing number of innocent victims: Ada Clare and Richard Carstone, whose inheritance is gradually being devoured by legal costs; Esther Summerson, a child with mysterious parentage; and even Jo, the destitute little crossing-sweeper. As the case staggers onward, yet more people become embroiled in the furious legal battle, including the proud Lady Dedlock, who finds herself persecuted by the menacing lawyer Tulkinghorn, then hunted by the determined Inspector Bucket, one of the first detectives to appear in English literature. A savage, but often comic, indictment of a society that is rotten to the core ..."--Container
Victoria & Albert ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The moving romantic story of two lovers who create an intimate private world amidst the pomp and politics of the court of St. James. This epic miniseries shows us a Victoria that we have never seen before--not the staid and stately old matron cloaked in black--but a young, passionate, sensual Victoria who takes command of the throne and falls head over heels in love with the dashing German prince who will father her six children
Evil under the sun by Guy Hamilton ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An opulent beach resort is the setting as Hercules Poirot attempts to unravel the murder of an actress everyone has reason to hate
The fortunes and misfortunes of Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sexually charged adaptation of the Daniel Defoe classic. Moll is a woman struggling to make her way in a rough, randy era. Her story involves five husbands, numerous lovers, shocking family secrets and travels to bustling London and Virginia. Moll's dangerous misdeeds stretch from sexual adventures to criminal acts, leaving her with a price on her head
Game of thrones ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the third season of the HBO hit drama series Game of Thrones, the Lannisters barely hold on to the throne after a savage naval onslaught from Stannis Baratheon, while stirrings in the north threaten to alter the overall balance of power. Robb Stark, King in the North, faces major calamity in his efforts to build on his victories over the Lannisters while beyond the Wall, Mance Rayder and his huge army of wildlings continue their inexorable march south. Across the Narrow Sea, Daenerys Targaryen- reunited with her three fast-maturing dragons- attempts to raise an army to sail with her from Essos, in hopes of eventually claiming the Iron Throne. In Season 3 of this original series based on George R. R. Martin's bestselling books, the battling families of Westeros continue to clash as bonds are strained, loyalties are tested, and cruel fates are met
No turn unstoned : the worst ever theatrical reviews by Diana Rigg ( Book )
10 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Theatrical reviews--the worst that critics have said about actors, actresses, directors, plays, playwrights, sets and costumes through the ages. Devastating, venomous and hilarious." -- Cover
The hospital by Arthur Hiller ( Visual )
14 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Satirical look at a large metropolitan hospital where the patients die of neglect, the interns chase the nurses, the head of the hospital contemplates suicide and there's someone killing off the staff
King Lear by William Shakespeare ( Visual )
30 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
The last king the power and the passion of Charles II ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captures the dramatic, lust-filled saga of King Charles II, from his youthful exile in the Netherlands to his numerous sexual escapades during his tumultuous 25-year reign to his secret deathbed conversion to Catholicism
The worst witch by Jill Murphy ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No matter how hard she tries to master potions and flying, Mildred is still the worst student at Miss Cackle's International Academy for Witches
Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents Henrik Ibsen's play, Hedda Gabler, the story of a woman's tormented search for self-fulfillment in a world dominated by men
The Henrik Ibsen collection ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection includes adaptations of Henrik Ibsen's work and features performances from lauded actors such as Anthony Hopkins and Charles Dance
The American ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christopher Newman is a 19th-century 'new man' who has amassed a fortune in California, and heads to Paris to learn its ways and find a wife. There he finds a young widow whose beauty ignites desire in the American
A little night music by Stephen Sondheim ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Middle-aged Frederick Egerman has been patiently waiting a year for his young bride Anne to consummate their marriage. But unbeknownst to Frederick, his son Erich is also in love with Anne. To complicate matters, Frederick's former mistress Desiree Armfeldt arrives in town--but Desiree is having a clandestine affair with the husband of the Countess Mittelheim! The mismatched couples in this delightful bedroom farce are all invited to a country estate where their lives (and loves) are inevitably sorted out."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Rigg, Dame Diana 1938-
Rigg, Enid Diana Elizabeth
Rigg, Enid Diana Elizabeth, 1938-
Languages
English (261)
French (6)
German (4)
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