Roald Dahl - updates

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Taika Waititi, Meryl Streep narrate Roald Dahl's 'James and The Giant Peach' for coronavirus charity

May 20, 2020 - 11:48 AM

Re-listen to this childhood classic for a good cause

Netflix to adapt Roald Dahl classics to small screen

Nov 28, 2018 - 12:59 PM

Dahl's works include 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory', 'Matilda', 'The BFG,' and 'The Twits'

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' hero was originally a black boy

Sep 14, 2017 - 1:30 PM

It was Roald Dahl s agent that reportedly scrapped the idea

CHARLIE BUCKET. Author Roald Dahl’s wife reveals that the main hero in ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,’ played by Freddie Highmore in the 2005 film adaptation by Tim Burton, was originally written as black. Screengrab from Willy Wonka on Youtube

Lea Salonga's daughter Nicole Chien joins cast of 'Matilda the Musical'

Sep 12, 2017 - 10:49 AM

Nicole Chien is set to make her theater debut in the play which is based on the novel Matilda by Roald Dahl

Rasa berbeda si 'Raksasa Baik Hati' ala Disney

Sep 03, 2016 - 10:34 AM

Rasa berbeda dari karya Roald Dahl The BFG di bawah besutan Steven Spielberg dan Disney

Foto oleh akun resmi @BFGMovie

Young girls triumph in Lawrence Olivier Awards

Apr 30, 2012 - 3:38 PM

No one said it was impossible for four schoolgirls to conquer the British Theatre Awards

ALL FOUR MATILDAS. These Lawrence Olivier winners can win over any heart, any time. Photo from