Casting for A-list stars is usually reserved for high-end premium dramas but it was also a challenge for Sir David Attenborough's latest big-budget wildlife series Dynasties. In the case of the BBC series, they were searching for the right animals to showcase in the five-part series.
Sir David Attenborough's next blue-chip wildlife series Dynasties is going global. The five-part series, produced by BBC Studios' Natural History Unit, the division responsible for Planet Earth and Blue Planet, has been pre-sold to 13 countries ahead of its global premiere.
In 1977 Carl Reiner directed Oh, God!, starring octogenarian George Burns, then the elder statesman of comedy. Today, at 96, it is Reiner who is comedy's elder statesman—still funny and still sharp, despite the inevitable ailments that come with a long life.
"I’m at the age now where you see doctors every day," he tell…
At the age of 92 Sir David Attenborough finds himself an Emmy nominee, in the category of Outstanding Narrator. But he's not the oldest contender in the field. That honor falls to 96-year-old Carl Reiner, recognized for his work on the documentary If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast.