Just gone midnight…

…so technically it Friday 27th and the month is nearly over. I swear January goes faster every year. Isn’t today supposed to be the most depressing day of the year, when all the Christmas credit card expenditure comes plopping through the letter box demanding to paid? PULLING FACES tour trots on a treat, the studio…

Happy New Year

A happy, healthy, wondrous, prosperous, love-filled New Year to you all. Welcome to the ‘new look’ website courtesy of Matt Evenden (www.starfishconsultants.co.uk). January kicks off with 3 projects for me. On January 6th my production company records MY MOTHER WAS AN ALIEN IS THAT WHY I’M GAY by Nigel Fairs (www.nigelfairs.com) This comedy/drama will launch…

The Face of Evil

January 1st 2012 marks the 35th anniversary of Louise’s debut in Doctor Who playing Leela, warrior of The Sevateem. The Face of Evil episode 1 aired at 6.20pm on New Years Day 1977. The DVD for this story is being released 5th March and includes a commentary with Louise and Tom Baker as well as…

Doctor Who: The Fourth Doctor Adventures

Louise Jameson is reunited with Tom Baker in a number of audio adventures for Big Finish, to be released from the beginning of 2012. The first season of six single-disc releases will begin in January 2012, with a second season of seven single-disc releases to follow at a date to be confirmed. There will also…

Chicago and Chagall

Just returned from the Chicago TARDIS Doctor Who convention where we were treated right royally. They couldn’t have been more welcoming. It is such an odd mixture of consumerism and generosity with people literally storming the shopping malls to get a bargain, quite frightening images on their 24 hour news channel, and then the love and the…

Cleaning Up

Mr. Jackson is the perfect hitman. Cold, calculating and professional. You see him and you die. Don’t you? Cleaning Up stars Mark Gatiss, Louise Jameson and Anton Romaine Thompson. It is the debut short film by the Guerrier Brothers. Running Time 12 mins approx. Visit the official Cleaning Up website at www.guerrierbrothers.com Update: Cleaning Up…

Doc Martin

Production Notes Produced by ITV, broadcast 3rd October 2011 – 31st October 2011. Cast Eleanor Glasson Louise Jameson Dr. Martin Ellingham Martin Clunes Louisa Glasson Caroline Catz Ruth Ellingham Eileen Atkins Bert Large Ian McNeice PC Penhale John Marquez Mrs. Tishell Selina Cadell Morwenna Newcross Jessica Ransom Al Large Joe Absolom Clive Tishell Malcolm Storry…

Doc Martin

So tonight’s the night! I’m so pleased to be in Doc Martin and have had a fabulous summer filming it, followed by several audio adventures with Tom Baker and am about to go to Melbourne, Sydney and Auckland for Dr Who conventions. So the sun continues to shine metaphorically and literally. And… I’m holding my…

Doc Martin

Louise can currently be seen in the new series of Doc Martin on ITV as Eleanor, mother of Louisa. The character locks horns with Doc Martin from the moment they meet and proves to be quite a match to the irascible GP. The fifth series of Doc Martin was filmed in Port Isaac, Cornwall between…

Crazy Days

So…the last three days have been crazy!!!!!!!!!!!!! I flew back from le sud du France on Thursday… After a really lovely holiday, accompanied by the brilliant Nigel Fairs, having stayed with my niece and her beautiful family. Spent Friday and Saturday reading an engaging adventure children’s book for the RNIB called THE DOG AND HIS BOY.…

Doctor Who: Short Trips Volume 04

Production Notes This is a production by Big Finish, released on CD 1st August 2011. Cast Louise Jameson, William Russell, David Troughton, Katy Manning, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sophie Aldred, India Fisher Crew Writers Richard Dinnick, Foster Marks, Vin Marsden Hendrick, John Grindrod, Jason Arnopp, Cindy Garland, Charles Williams, Avril Naude Directors Nicholas Briggs, Ken Bentley Trailer http://louisejameson.com/wp-content/uploads/dwst-.volume.4..t..mp3

Doctor Who: Jago & Litefoot Series 3

Production Notes This is a production by Big Finish, released on CD 30th June 2011. Cast Leela Louise Jameson Henry Gordon Jago Christopher Benjamin Professor Litefoot Trevor Baxter 3.1 Dead Men’s Tales Written by Justin Richards Directed by Lisa Bowerman Featuring Warren Brown 3.2 The Man at the End of the Garden Written by Matthew…

Doctor Who: Short Trips Volume 03

Production Notes This is a production by Big Finish, released on CD 31st May 2011. Cast Louise Jameson, William Russell, David Troughton, Katy Manning, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sophie Aldred, India Fisher, Nicholas Briggs Crew Writers Simon Miller, Kate Orman, Dave Curran, Juliet Boyd, Mathilde Madden, M Deacon, J Middleton & C Wraight, Andrew Cartmel,…

Love’s the Thing

Production Notes This is a production of the play Love’s the Thing by Nigel Fairs (After Shakespeare & Austen), 22nd-30th May 2011, at The Brighton Fringe Festival. Cast Lady Ditchling Louise Jameson Maria Suzanne Procter Edmund Nigel Fairs George Adam Rood Crew Writer/Director Nigel Fairs Music Adam Rood

Pulling Faces

Production Notes This is a production by Big Finish, released on CD 30th April 2011. Cast Joanne Taylor Louise Jameson Rachel Helen Goldwyn Peter David Warwick Jazz Mandi Symonds Surgeon Colin Baker Sebastian/PA Nigel Fairs Chantel/Receptionist Suzanne Procter Crew Writer Helen Goldwyn Director Nigel Fairs Trailer http://louisejameson.com/wp-content/uploads/pulling.faces_.trailer.mp3

If this is being 60…bring it on!

My darling brother organised a fabulous party for me at Quaglino’s with my very nearest and dearest on the 20th. Eldest son flew in from Egypt especially, youngest son also showed, all the way from Maidstone! Darling niece surprised me from the south of France, plus one of her sisters who flew into England that morning,…

They say things come in threes

I am sitting in the green room of a recording studio in darkest East Sussex or maybe Kent, Leela was never too sure where the TARDIS was going to land, working with… can you Adam and Eve it?????… Tom Baker who is being brilliant reprising his role as THE Doctor for Big Finish. This week I…

Gallifrey: Series 04

Production Notes This is a production by Big Finish, released on CD 31st March 2011. Cast Louise Jameson; Lalla Ward; John Leeson; Miles Richardson; Sean Carlsen; Mary Tamm; Colin Baker; Katy Manning; Geoffrey Beevers; Carole Ann Ford; Sarah Douglas; Brian Miller; Alan Ruscoe; Lisa Bowerman; Charlie Hayes; Andy Coleman; Anthony Keetch; Steve Wickham; Conrad Westmaas;…

The Two Doctors

I OMG OMG OMG Just in the last week I’ve been offered… DOC MARTIN as the mother-out-of-law from Hell, and I’m thrilled. Huge admirer of Martin Clunes’ work, and although I’ve only read one script we lock horns right royally. Also been offered a tour of SEASON’S GREETINGS directed by the gorgeous Robin Herford who…

Doctor Who: Short Trips Volume 02

Production Notes This is a production by Big Finish, released on CD 28th February 2011. Cast Louise Jameson, William Russell, David Troughton, Katy Manning, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sophie Aldred, India Fisher Crew Crew Writers Niall Boyce, Steve Case, Lawrence Conquest, Darren Goldsmith, Sharon Cobb & Iain Keiller, John Bromley, James Moran, Simon Guerrier Directors…

Oedipus

Production Notes This is a production of the play Oedipus by Steven Berkoff (after Sophocles), 18th February – 12th March 2011, at The Liverpool Everyman and Nottingham Playhouse Theatre. Cast Ensemble/Messenger 1 Anthony Barclay Ensemble Sean Buckley Ensemble/Tiresias Ian Drysdale Ensemble Mark Frost Ensemble/Messenger 2 Christopher Hogben Jocasta Louise Jameson Ensemble Eoin McCarthy Ensemble/Shepherd Alex…

…what happened to January?!!!!

It went by in a blur of touring PULLING FACES, my brilliant Sunday Drama College performed SNOW QUEEN, producing Murder Mysteries and I’m currently rehearsing for Oedipus (opening next week in Liverpool)… who said January was a dull month? I was chuffed to bits with the teenagers who pulled off a world premiere written and…