Comic actress, Dilys Laye, has died at the age of 74. Laye's played in the film 'A Countess from Hong Kong' directed by Charles Chaplin. The Stage (UK) reports it will have a full obituary notice on Laye.
67-Foot Tall Chaplin Statue
Under the odd news section, a 67-foot tall statue of Charlie Chaplin is planned to be unveiled in OtthineNe, March 28th. The statue is being used for a scene in a film called 'Houseful'.
For our UK readers:
BBC 4 (Broadcast) - February 28, 2009 - 21:00 (9PM London Time) - Paul Merton Looks at Alfred Hitchcock
Update March 1, 2009 - Live in the UK? Check the BBC 4 website to see it online on iPlayer. (check site for how long)