The George Inn in Somerset claims to be Britain’s oldest tavern.
It was built in the 14th or 15th century to accommodate travellers and merchants coming to the annual wool fairs that were held in the village from the late 13th century until 1902.
The building has been used as a setting for
: it’s the pub where The remains of the day Miss Kenton and Mr. Benn meet during a rainy evening.
The George Inn
The George Inn – The remains of the day
Mr. Benn and Miss Kenton
Emma reveals the hardest part about filming
was the scene where she was standing at the top of a flight of stairs in a pair of high heels with a glass of champagne in one hand and three Dalmatians in the other. She said to Craig Gillespie ‘ Cruella This is not going to end well’… in fact she fell over during the scene 😱🙊
Emma Thompson – Cruella
Today our beloved Emma turns 62.
Happy birthday, my dear, the more time passes, the more charming you become!
Congrats, Sir Anthony Hopkins for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, you are a living legend! 👏👏👏👏👏🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🍾🍾🍾🍾🍾
So close and yet so far… 💔
Miss Kenton and Mr. Stevens
45th Cannes Film Festival 1992: the team of Howards End directed by James Ivory.
(Photo by Jean-Claude Deutsch/Jacques Lange/Paris Match via Getty Images).
Howards End – The cast