The original The History Boys (2004).
Jamie Parker during the National Theatre Live: 50 Years On Stage curtain call
At the end of National Theatre Live, when everyone else is bowing, you can briefly see an actor at the front doing his best to catch the falling confetti. Who even is that -
oh of course it’s Jamie Parker.
Catch the falling confetti and try to stick it to his forehead.
In case you ever wonder why this blog exists.
Sterling background work.
1:55:30 into the NT50th broadcast: The History Boys, with (of the original cast) Jamie, Dominic Cooper, Sacha Dhawan, James Corden, Andrew Knott, Samuel Anderson, Clive Merrison and Stephen Campbell Moore. Hector is being played by Alan Bennett(!!).
Jamie Parker, Simon Russell Beale and Dominic Cooper meet in the dressing room corridor.
Jamie Parker and Dominic Cooper will reprise their roles in The History Boys tonight and Simon Russell Beale will perform a scene from Hamlet.
Jamie in Pravda at the National Theatre 50th anniversary broadcast (available on iPlayer somewhere around 40 minutes in) with Ralph Fiennes, Charles Edwards, and Andrew ‘Lockwood’ Knott.
More to come.
It’s St Crispin’s Day. I know how much you lot hate pictures of Jamie Parker as Harry.
(c) John Haynes
Yup, detest them.
In honour of St Crispin’s day, more Henry V, but just Jamie Parker this time, because obviously he is the best.
Re-edited from Shakespeare Uncovered on Richard II to show the deposition scene (act 4) uninterrupted. Richard II: Jamie Parker Bolingbroke: James Garnon. (w…
absolutely brilliant. in fact i prefer it to ben whishaw.