Letters: Jill Gascoine the stage actor

Letters: Jill Gascoine the stage actor Very popular actors on TV are often not given proper recognition for their acting talent, but Stuart Jeffries treated Jill Gascoine as the accomplished, serious-minded actor that she was. Just before ...

Jill Gascoine, Star of ‘The Gentle Touch,’ Dies Aged 83

Jill Gascoine, Star of ‘The Gentle Touch,’ Dies Aged 83 and the lede: British actor Jill Gascoine, known for starring in 1980s TV drama “The Gentle Touch,” has died after a 10-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. She was 83. Gascoine played Detective ...

Jill Gascoine obituary

Jill Gascoine obituary Stage and screen actor who played Di Maggie Forbes in the pioneering TV police drama The Gentle Touch in the 1980s In the first episode of The Gentle Touch in April 1980, Maggie Forbes was promoted ...

Jill Gascoine Dies: ‘The Gentle Touch’ Star Was 83

Jill Gascoine Dies: ‘The Gentle Touch’ Star Was 83 Jill Gascoine, the English actress who played Detective Inspector Maggie Forbes in Brit series The Gentle Touch, has died at the age of 83. The actresses’ son confirmed the news on Facebook in a post ...

The Gentle Touch star Jill Gascoine dies aged 83

The Gentle Touch star Jill Gascoine dies aged 83 Gascoine died in a care home in Los Angeles having suffered from Alzheimer’s, a ‘cowardly disease’ according to husband Alfred Molina The star of 1980s TV favourite The Gentle Touch, Jill Gascoine, ...

Obsessive, Compulsive, Procedural #2: ‘Prime Suspect’

Prime Suspect Created by Lynda La Plante and Alexandra Cunningham Based on the ITV series Prime Suspect created by Lynda La Plante imdb, NBC, Thursdays at 10 Pm 1.01 Pilot Directed by Peter Berg ...

Noel Collins obituary

Stalwart of the TV police series Juliet Bravo Noel Collins, who has died of cancer aged 74, was a linchpin of the police series Juliet Bravo throughout its entire six-series run. As Sergeant George ...

The Killing: BBC4's new Scandinavian import

It's Prime Suspect meets State Of Play via Wallander and every bit as good as that sounds. Meet Inspector Sarah Lund, star of Danish cult hit Forbrydelsen (The Killing) Gravelly goddess Sharon Gless ...

'EastEnders' recasts Glenda Mitchell

Jill Gascoine has stepped down from the role of EastEnders' Glenda Mitchell, forcing the soap's bosses to recast the character just days after the initial announcement. With such tight filming ...

Glenda Mitchell cast in 'EastEnders'

Star of The Gentle Touch and C.A.T.S. Eyes Jill Gascoine has joined the cast of EastEnders as Archie Mitchell's estranged wife Glenda. The 72-year-old - who played Detective Inspector Maggie Forbes in ...