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Earl Cameron To Star in Radio 4′s Anansi Boys

Earl Cameron To Star in Radio 4′s Anansi Boys

Bermudian actor Earl Cameron recently celebrated his 100th birthday, but that hasn’t stopped him from continuing his legendary career as he gets set to star in BBC Radio 4′s adaption of Neil Gaiman’s novel ‘Anansi Boys’. According to the Radio Times, the six-part drama also stars Lenny Henry as Anansi/Mr Nancy, “an arachnid trickster... Read more of this article

Evening Celebrates Actor Earl Cameron

Evening Celebrates Actor Earl Cameron

Last night, the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs hosted an evening with legendary actor Earl Cameron entitled “Our Earl is 100 Years Young!”. Serving as as part of the Bermudian Heartbeats Lecture Series, the event took a look back at a career that spans more than six decades and 28 films Speaking at the event, Minister of Social Development... Read more of this article

Minister Wishes Earl Cameron Happy Birthday

Minister Wishes Earl Cameron Happy Birthday

Last Saturday, Minister of Home Affairs Walton Brown personally extended best wishes and congratulations to renowned Bermudian actor Earl Cameron on behalf of the Bermuda Government at his 100th birthday celebration at the Holiday Inn hotel in Kenilworth, England. Minister Brown with Mr Cameron, photo courtesy of Winslow CameronBorn in Bermuda in... Read more of this article

Actor Earl Cameron Celebrates 100th Birthday

Actor Earl Cameron Celebrates 100th Birthday

Bermuda’s Earl Cameron is celebrating his 100th birthday today [Aug 8], marking a century in the life of one of the island’s most illustrious thespians. A Voice Online story highlighting the actor said “Veteran Actor Earl Cameron has come a very long way since his first job washing dishes in a hotel after leaving Bermuda for the UK in... Read more of this article

Earl Cameron To Commemorate Ira Aldridge

Earl Cameron To Commemorate Ira Aldridge

Bermudian actor Earl Cameron will be the guest of honour at the unveiling of a blue plaque commemorating the life and work of Ira Aldridge, Britain’s first black theatre manager. The event will be held at the site of the theatre he once ran in Coventry on August 3. Cameron, who was recently inducted into the UK’s first black film and television... Read more of this article

Video: Earl Cameron Appears ‘In Conversation’

Video: Earl Cameron Appears ‘In Conversation’

Earl Cameron took part in an open conversation when he was recently inducted into the United Kingdoms’s first black film and television Hall of Fame, with the 99-year-old Bermudian cited as “one of the first African Caribbean screen actors to break the colour barrier in the UK.” The conversation, which takes place with broadcaster Samira Ahmed,... Read more of this article

Earl Cameron Inducted Into UK Hall Of Fame

Earl Cameron Inducted Into UK Hall Of Fame

Earl Cameron was inducted into the UK’s first black film and television Hall of Fame, with 99-year-old Bermudian cited as “one of the first African Caribbean screen actors to break the colour barrier in the UK.” “The Screen Nation Hall Of Frame is a legacy project created by the Screen Nation Foundation to honor individuals of African... Read more of this article

Video: Channel 4 Interviews Actor Earl Cameron

Video: Channel 4 Interviews Actor Earl Cameron

The UK’s Channel 4 News recently interviewed Bermudian actor Earl Cameron, who spoke about his decades long career, and also delved into the U.S Presidential election, saying he thinks Donald Trump will be “disaster, not only to the United States, but to the whole world.” The legendary actor will be the first inductee in the UK’s... Read more of this article

Cameron To Be Inducted In Hall Of Fame In UK

Cameron To Be Inducted In Hall Of Fame In UK

Bermudian actor Earl Cameron will be the first inductee in the UK’s first black film and television Hall of Fame, according to a story in the Voice Online. Mr Cameron’s barrier-breaking career spans more than a half-century and includes dozens of stage, TV and film credits. Born in Bermuda in 1917, he moved to Britain prior to World War II and after... Read more of this article

Earl Cameron Reflects On Show Business Career

Earl Cameron Reflects On Show Business Career

Pioneering Bermudian actor Earl Cameron reflected on his barrier breaking career during a recent interview with the Ham&High, saying he is “proud of playing a small part in breaking down racial barriers.” The story said “When Earl Cameron first entered UK show business in the late 1940s, roles for black actors were slim pickings. Racial... Read more of this article

British Film Institute Features Actor Earl Cameron

British Film Institute Features Actor Earl Cameron

The British Film Institute [BFI] held its Senior Film Day recently, with a presentation introduced by David Somerset, the Institute’s education programmer and director, covering the film work of Bermudian actor Earl Cameron, with the event including a study of Mr. Cameron’s work, followed by a matinee of two films that he appeared in. Born... Read more of this article

James Bond’s Scrubbed Bermuda Mission

James Bond’s Scrubbed Bermuda Mission

Largely set in and around Bermuda, the rogue James Bond project “Warhead” has been hailed as one of Hollywood’s great unfilmed scripts – so good it tempted a retired Sean Connery [pictured] to re-holster his Walther PPK and return as 007 for one final mission. But what amounted to a protracted Spy Versus Spy legal battle between... Read more of this article

Actor Earl Cameron Receives Honorary Degree

Actor Earl Cameron Receives Honorary Degree

[Updated with photos] Earl Cameron has received an honorary degree from Warwick University in recognition of a lifetime’s achievement. The 94-year-old Bermudian actor was presented with the title Honorary Doctor of Letters (DLitt) at Wednesday’s Winter Degree Ceremony in the UK. Mr Cameron making an acceptance speech to a crowded Butterworth Hall... Read more of this article