Lookalikes Category

Coronation Street Fears The Hours of Darkness

Continuing my unlikely look-alikes, have you noticed how Steve McDonald (Simon Gregson) with his shaved head looks awfully like Count Dracula (Klaus Kinsky)? I think we should be told about this.      

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The Monk Raises A Question

At the weekend I watched The Monk, Dominik Moll‘s supernatural thriller adapted from Matthew G. Lewis’ 1796 gothic novel of the same name. I really enjoyed it and must persist with the book which has been on my Kindle for the best part of two years.       I do agree that it’s far […]

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Eurovision Special

Well, it’s that date again when Europe is subjected to the audible and visual disappointments of the Eurovision Song Contest. So today I’m doing a little twist on my Look-alike series. Not look-alikes, but name-alikes. Definition of bonny (also bonnie) adjective (bonnier, bonniest)chiefly Scottish & Northern English attractive or beautiful:a bonny lass When I was a kid, there was bloke in our […]

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Friday Look-alike

I couldn’t help noticing the similarities between Harry the Hopping Haystack and much-lauded author Hilary Mantel. Is there some relationship we should be told about?      

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Lookalikes: Bringing Up The Dead

          Author Hilary Mantel (what is it with that exaggerated pronounciation?) has been having a go at future Queen Kate for being a bit plastic. I couldn’t help noticing the amazing similarity between Queen of the Prizes who writes about old royals, and Queen of the People who used to keep […]

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