- Title: Judi Dench and Stephen Frears on red carpet in Venice
- Date: 3rd September 2017
- Summary: VENICE, ITALY (SEPTEMBER 3, 2017) (REUTERS) EXTERIOR OF PALAZZO DEL CINEMA, VENUE OF VENICE FILM FESTIVAL GALA CEREMONIES AND PREMIERES WITH POSTER OF 'VICTORIA & ABDUL' ACTRESS JUDI DENCH GETTING OUT OF CAR
- Embargoed: 17th September 2017 22:49
- Keywords: Victoria & Abdul film festival venice film festival Judi Dench Ali Fazal Eddie Izzard
- Location: VENICE, ITALY
- City: VENICE, ITALY
- Country: Italy
- Topics: Arts / Culture / Entertainment,Film
- Reuters ID: LVA0016X1M0CT
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text:Actors Judi Dench and Ali Fazal and director Stephen Frears attended the world premiere of 'Victoria & Abdul' in Venice on Sunday (September 3).
Dench stars in the comedy drama as Queen Victoria, a role she previously took on twenty years ago in 'Mrs. Brown'.
'Victoria & Abdul' explores Victoria's unlikely friendship with Indian clerk Abdul Fazim played by Ali Fazal, while Eddie Izzard plays her disapproving son Berti, Prince of Wales.
Screening out of competition, 'Victoria & Abdul' screened at the Venice Film Festival, which runs until September 9.
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