On November 29th, Margaret Thatcher will be the focus of KCET Cinema Series as "The Iron Lady." Portrayed by Academy Award winner Meryl Streep, the autobiographical film focuses on Thatcher's rise to power as Britain's Prime Minister and the price she paid as a result of the accession. Oscar winner Jim Broadbent stars as Thatcher's husband Denis.
Information on the film:
- Margaret Thatcher's biography on Wikipedia
- Meryl Street discusses "Iron Lady"
- Film review from The Hollywood Reporter
- Director Phyllida Lloyd responds to criticism surrounding the film