DAME Judi Dench fought back tears tonight during what fans have dubbed an “utterly enchanting” interview with Louis Theroux.
The Oscar winning actress became emotional while talking about her late husband Michael Williams, الذي مات في 2001.
They were watching an advert for spreads which they starred in together, when Judi said: “شكرا لك, Clover butter.”
لويس, 52, طلبت: “Are you OK talking about how it came to an end, how he came to die?”
Judi, 87, أجاب: “Well he wasn’t well…” before pausing. She added sadly: “I’m not good at it, actually.”
The TV and movie legend went on: “نعم, he died in 2001 of lung cancer. Smoking you see, all that smoking when we were young.
“I was in New York and they said he was not well. My agent flew out and we came back on Concorde the next day and it aborted take-off.
“We got off and we went back and said: 'أوه, it’ll be alright.’ We got on another plane and the same thing happened. It was a long old time to get back.
“We got back here and we were all in the house together and that was very, very good indeed.”
The programme was widely praised on social media, with one viewer writing: “Gorgeous interview with @louistheroux & Judi Dench. Utterly enchanting.”
الأكثر قراءة في التلفزيون
كتب آخر: “هذا Judi Dench/ لويس Theroux prog is wonderful.”
غرد ثالث: “هذا لويس Theroux interview with Judi Dench is so wonderful and heartfelt.”
في 1971, ميخائيل met and married Judi after meeting as co-stars in a stage production of John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi.
He tragically passed away on January 11, 2001, after losing his battle with lung cancer.
Just one day before, في يناير 10, Michael was appointed as a Knight of St Gregory by Pope John Paul II in recognition of his work for the Catholic church.