Two Minutes With
Two minutes with: Tamsin GreigSubscriber content
Issue 3832 10th Oct 2013
Although her roots lie in drama, the British actress has had memorable comedic roles in Black Books, Green Wing and Episodes. In Friday Night Dinner, she plays the Jewish mum of two grown-up sons.
Two minutes with: Geoff MurphySubscriber content
Issue 3819 11th Jul 2013
His classic 1983 movie Utu, a near-factual account of a Maori rebel’s rampage against British troops in the 1870s, is about to be reissued after extensive digital remastering. The soundtrack has been made over, and Murphy has trimmed 10 minutes from his original cut.
Two minutes with: Antonia PrebbleSubscriber content
Issue 3814 8th Jun 2013
Fresh from her role as the fragile Laura in Tennessee Williams’s A Glass Menagerie, the actress plays a wealthy woman who needs help in a big-screen adaptation of Witi Ihimaera’s novella Medicine Woman, set in 1920s New Zealand.
Two Minutes With: Neil GrimstoneSubscriber content
Issue 3813 30th May 2013
“Grim” put in 28 years as a detective senior sergeant in Counties Manukau and famously never lost a case. He’s just finished a stint as a writer and technical adviser on new miniseries Harry, an uncomfortably close look at policing and the P distribution chain.