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Madeley, Anna 1977-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 70 publications in 2 languages and 4,355 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Television series  History  Film adaptations  Television mini-series  Romance television programs  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Interviewee, Other, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Anna Madeley
Publications by Anna Madeley
Most widely held works by Anna Madeley
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
Sense and sensibility: Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?
Mr. Selfridge by Jeremy Piven( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,133 libraries worldwide
Emmy Award-winning actor Jeremy Piven stars as American entrepreneur and colorful retail magnate Harry Gordon Selfridge. Pioneering and reckless, with an almost manic energy, Harry Selfridge created a theater of retail for early 1900s Londoners where any topic or trend that was new, exciting, entertaining-or sometimes just eccentric-was showcased. Based on the book Shopping, Seduction and Mr. Selfridge by author Lindy Woodhead
The secret life of Mrs. Beeton ( visu )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Based on the life of Isabella Beeton, author of Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management and the most famous cookbook author in British history. Isabella was an accomplished business woman who died when she was only 28. Traces Isabella's transformation from young wife, to magazine journalist, to publishing phenomenon. Find out how a woman who couldn't cook ended up producing the world's most famous recipe book. Discover the dark secret that led to her early death
Agatha Christie Marple ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. A pocket full of rye: Who poisoned the wealthy businessman Rex rotescue? Miss Marple barely has time to ponder this question before her former maid Gladys turns up strangled on the Fortescue estate. Murder is Easy: Murder is easy, says elederly Miss Pinkerton to Miss Marple during a chance encounter on a train. However, when Miss Pinkerton herself dies, Miss Marple believes it was no accident. The Do it with Mirrors: Miss Marple's old friend Carrie-Louise has always had a soft heart for charitable causes. This time it's juvenile criminals lodged in a reformatory on her estate. Murder and mystery follow needing Miss Marple's sleuthing skills. Why Didn't they Ask Evans? A dying man's last words turn young Bobby Attfield into an amateur detective. With the help of two assistants, socialite Frankie Derwent and Jane Marple, he sets out to solve the riddle they pose
Affinity ( visu )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Set in and around the women's prison at Millbank in Victorian London, Margaret Prior has decided to pursue some 'good work' with the lady criminals of one of London's most notorious jails
Code of a killer ( visu )
2 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
A three-part British police drama tells the true story of scientist Alec Jeffrey's discovery of DNA fingerprinting in the 1980s and its introductory use by Detective Chief Superintendent David Baker in catching a double murderer
The secret diaries of Miss Anne Lister ( visu )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Anne Lister is a landowning woman who defied the conventions of her 19th century life to great scandal, for Anne was a lesbian. Her affair with 'soul mate' Marianna Belcombe keeps society guessing but when it is announced that Marianna is to be married to the older, corpulent and wealthy Charles Lawton, Anne is distraught. And so she begins a string of relationships
The rivals by Richard Brinsley Sheridan( visu )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Sheridan's play is a portrait made of material from his own life. One of the sharpest and funniest social comedies of the late eighteenth century is presented here in the perfect setting of a theatre built just nine years before the play was written
The iron hand of Mars by Lindsey Davis( file )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Anton Lesser and Anna Madeley star in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of the fourth novel in Lindsey Davis's bestselling series featuring Roman private eye Falco. The iron hand of Mars sees Falco being dispatched to one of the most hostile parts of the Empire to deliver a new standard -- an iron hand -- to one of the legions. Germania is cold, wet, dismal and full of dark forests inhabited by bloodthirsty barbarians, but Falco has an even bigger problem to worry about: he has forgotten Helena Justina's birthday, and she is being pursued by the Emperor's son Titus Caesar. As Falco makes his way through dangerous territory, he encounters the aftermath of a grisly crime, investigates the case of a missing legate, gets into trouble with a centurion and has a fateful encounter with a Celtic priestess and a giant bull
Shadows in bronze by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
No caveats for readers of Davis's second playful, well-plotted mystery featuring imperial agent Marcus Didius Falco and based in first century, C.E., Rome. Nero's successor Vespasian has squelched an early treasonous plot and assigned Falco to take care of loose ends, which include the body of the uncle of the high-born young widow Helena Justina, whom Falco met and courted stormily in Silver Pigs. Disguised as an idle vacationer in the company of his comrade and captain of the Aventine Watch, Petronius Longus and family, Falco travels south to Neapolis, Capreae and Pompeii (eight years before its destruction) where he uncovers and must thwart a new conspiracy involving the shipment of Egyptian grain to Rome and an unwitting Helena. Like a toga-clad McGee or Spenser, Falco has a modern sensibility that wears its ancient trappings comfortably, whether he's sneaking down a narrow Roman street or feasting sumptuously at a sunlit coastal villa
Poseidon's gold by Lindsey Davis( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
On his return from a six-month mission to the German legions, Falco has just three days to prove he is not a murderer, to trace the real suspect, amass evidence, and win a fortune
Miss Austen regrets : het geheime liefdesleven van Jane Austen by BBC Worldwide Ltd( visu )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
"Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve when she falls in love with the charming but unsuitable John Willoughby, ignoring her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behavior leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Elinor, sensitive to social convention, struggles to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Will the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love?"--Container
Ray Bradbury's The Martian chronicles : a full-cast BBC Radio 4 dramatisation by Richard Kurti( file )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Derek Jacobi and Hayley Atwell lead an all-star cast in The Martian Chronicles, a thrilling new dramatisation, reimagining Ray Bradbury's timeless fable of doomed Martian colonisation. When the first expedition to Mars mysteriously disappears, Earth sends a second to find out what happened. But the real mission is classified. And only Captain Wilder knows the truth. Spender, an anthropologist on Wilder's crew, attempts to prevent the colonisation that she believes will eradicate the last of an ancient people living on Mars. But to what lengths will she go? As the honourable but duty-bound Captain Wilder tracks the now rogue Spender into the Martian mountains, the future of this ancient planet is at stake. Meanwhile, Earth itself teeters on the brink of its own global catastrophe as the very survival of humanity hangs in the balance...This audio release also includes a special behind-the-scenes mini-documentary with interviews from the stars, plus six special teasers examining the Martian culture!'Derek Jacobi turns in a subtle, nuanced but incredibly powerful performance as Captain Wilder.' - The Radio Times'Boasting an impressive cast, pacey direction and phenomenally atmospheric sound design, it's certainly a polished production.' - SFX MagazineOriginal novel Ray Bradbury 1950. The Martian Chronicles ℗ B7 Enterprises Ltd 2015. All rights reserved
Poirot : complete cases collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
From England to the Mediterranean, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions
The complete Inspector Lewis ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Pilot: Home from a two-year assignment in the British Virgin Islands, Inspector Robert Lewis is back in familiar territory, Oxford, England, five years after the death of his long-time partner the legendary Inspector Morse. Teamed up with the much younger detective Sergeant James Hathaway, Lewis barely makes it out of the airport before falling into his first murder investigation. Whom the gods would destroy: Lewis and Hathaway are thrown into a case that brings them face to face with the now grown members of a hedonistic group of Oxford undergrads that aspired to the principles of Dionysus. Old school ties: Jo Gilchrist is one of three ambitious Oxford students who have invited Nicky Turnbull, a computer hacker turned celebrity author, to give a lecture at the University Student's Union. Expiation: Rachel Mallory, a North Oxford housewife, is found hanged at home appearing to be a suicide. But though she leaves a devastated husband and two young daughters, she did not leave a suicide note, leading Lewis to suspect foul play
Die geheimen Tagebücher der Anne Lister ( visu )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2017 in German and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In ihren geheimen Tagebüchern gibt sie sich als moderne, aufgeschlossene Lady zu erkennen, die aus ihrer Liebe für Frauen keinen Hehl macht: Miss Anne Lister (1791-1840). Anne Lister lebte in einer Zeit, in der eine offene, gleichgeschlechtliche Beziehung nicht mal ansatzweise denkbar war - und doch wollte sie nichts anderes. Die Grundbesitzerin aus Yorkshire verweigerte sich einer Vernunftehe und suchte stattdessen nach einer weiblichen Gefährtin. Vor der Öffentlichkeit musste sie ihre Lebensweise verbergen - anvertrauen konnte sie sich nur ihrem Tagebuch, dass sie mit einem Geheimcode verschlüsselte. Fast zwei Jahrhunderte dauerte es, ehe der Code geknackt und ihre gut geschützten Aufzeichnungen veröffentlicht werden konnten
The middle by Amelia Bullmore( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Clare is the golden middle sister in a family headed by a formidable matriarch, Luca. Clare meets and quickly marries Martin, who falls just as much in love with her fun, sparky family. But Martin makes a mistake and sets in train a series of events which threaten his marriage and his new family
The crucible by Arthur Miller( visu )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Richard Armitage stars in Arthur Miller’s classic American drama, brought vividly to life in this visceral new production by director Yaël Farber. In a small tight-knit community, personal grievances collide with lust and superstition, fuelling widespread hysteria. Miller’s timeless parable attacks the evils of mindless persecution and the terrifying power of false accusations
On acting : Anna Madeley ( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Anna Madeley played Elizabeth Proctor in Yaël Farber's acclaimed production of The Crucible at The Old Vic. Anna describes how integrity is essential to her character, the role Mary Warren plays in her secluded life, and the rehearsal exercises used to build intimacy between John and Elizabeth in performance."--Digital Theatre Plus database
Le journal secret d'Anne Lister by James Kent( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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