Stars from Alan Bennett’s TV series Talking Heads will reprise their roles on stage.
Maxine Peake, Sandi Toksvig and Julia Gillard are among the high-profile figures in the line-up for a virtual version of the Women Of The World (WOW) Festival.
An emergency appeal by the Macmillan cancer charity has been launched by celebrities including Naomie Harris, Fearne Cotton, Martin Clunes and Maxine Peake.
Maxine Peake has admitted that she often feels like “a mug” for pursuing a career in acting.
Maxine Peake has cancelled a play in London to highlight the plight of Palestinian playwrights and other artists targeted by the Israeli authorities.
National Theatre boss Rufus Norris has said lessons were learnt after it was criticised for announcing a raft of male-heavy productions.
Maxine Peake is returning to the National Theatre to star in new play The Welkin.
Award-winning actress Maxine Peake, feminist author Germaine Greer and Labour MP David Lammy are among thinkers, writers and musicians at this year’s Hay Festival.
Maxine Peake and Jenna Coleman have joined the star cast for a new series of Inside No 9.
Maxine Peake has been honoured for her outstanding contribution to British theatre.
Maxine Peake has hailed the importance of regional theatres in her career as it was announced she will receive a top industry award for her outstanding contribution to British theatre.
Jeremy Corbyn will offer his opinions on the UK media when he delivers the prestigious Alternative MacTaggart lecture at this year’s Edinburgh TV Festival.
Maxine Peake has revealed her latest film had to have a male star in order to get financed.
Maxine Peake has said the claim that women are not funny began because men were “frightened”.