The Vertical Hour reviews – “He is, of course, wonderful”

Bill Nighy in the Vertical Hour After the official opening yesterday, the first reviews of The Vertical Hour are showing up. While the play itself gets mixed reviews, Bill Nighy gets raved in nearly all of them. (Click the links for the full reviews) (This post will be updated when new reviews come in – … Read more

NY Times : Bill Nighy is one undeniably cool character

“IMMACULATELY elegant, impeccably mannered and not a little groovy, Bill Nighy is one undeniably cool character.” Nice opening of an article in the New York times, about Bill Nighy and The Vertical Hour. Here are some highlights: David Hare about Bill: “Once you have in him in your sights, it’s hard to forget him.” “He’s … Read more

Bill Nighy and The Vertical Hour – a kind of Englishman

Finally some more information about The Vertical Hour, starring Bill Nighy and Julianne Moore, and Andrew Scott. This play, written by David Hare, and directed by Sam Mendes will be performed on Broadway in New York from the end of November. The Vertical Hour centers on Nadia Blye, a young American war correspondent turned academic … Read more

Interview with Bill Nighy – returning to stage – in New York

Darkhorizons.com has another excellent interview with Bill Nighy about his role in the Pirates of the Carribean – Dead Man’s Chest. He talks about the ships, and a lot of other interesting things in a very Nighy way. “Question: Did you discover the inner pirate in you when you embarked on it? Nighy: There is … Read more