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thesp

(θɛsp)
n
slang an actor
[C20: short for Thespian]
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Barrie's classic tale of Peter Pan, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong does, as the accident prone thesps embark on a thrilling adventure to Neverland, with hilariously disastrous results.
His selection would extend the too-brief list of nominated Asian thesps.
Genuine star Carol McGiffin has been one of the most entertaining, along with ex-Corrie thesps Bruce Jones and Vicky Entwistle; Sophie Anderton; Lauren Harries, and camp hoofer Louie Spence.
Thesps - his latest script to hit the stage - is part of a series of comedies about the exploits of the fictional "Off-the-wall Theatre Company".
His award-winning portrayal of Peter Cook in 2004'sNotOnlyBut Always was spookily spot-on, and now this to-camera monologue as a downtrodden farmer desperate to free the apron strings of a domineering mother should reinforce his status of one of the best thesps around today.
AMATEUR thesps at Hall Green Little Theatre are gearing up for their next performance.
Liverpool's famous Stork Hotel, in Queen Square, a favourite billet for thesps acting at the nearby Playhouse Theatre, in July, 1970.
Directed by Robert Cary and cowritten by Craig Chester (creator of last year's Adam & Steve), the film features gay thesps Chad Allen and Robert Gant and is coproduced by their production company, Mythgarden.
Hollywood heavyweight Samuel L Jackson (right) crosses the Atlantic to star with British thesps Robert Carlyle, Emily Mortimer and Sean Pertwee in this underrated offbeat thriller from director Ronny Yu.
The Seavers (Robert Hays, Kim Greist and kid thesps Veronica Lauren, Kevin Chevalia and Benj Thall, all of them saddled with unbelievably syrupy dialogue) fly on to Canada, to discover too late that their dogs and cat have vamoosed.
Thesps have been honored for little screen time, but few make as much of brevity as Dame Vanessa.
ON ANY of the proliferation of gushing showbiz award programmes, the luvvies pledge adoration and weep in gratitude to their fellow thesps.