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Welcome to An English Rose, an unofficial fansite dedicated to the English actress Emilia Fox. We aim to provide you with news, photos, videos, and much more on Emilia.
You may have seen her in British productions like Merlin, Silent Witness, or The Wrong Mans. She's recently starred in 'The Secrets' and will be back with series 18 of Silent Witness soon.
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Admin   Aug 4, 2014   , , , ,     Gallery

We start the new week with a huge gallery update as I’ve added over 65 old (and newer) photo shoots.
Emilia did some amazing shoots over the past decade and they’re up in the photo gallery now!

Although medium quality, they’re all untagged (you can contact me if you have any in HQ).

I originally planned to do the re-organizing/uploading earlier but during a busy semester/exam time I couldn’t really focus. I hope the gorgeous photos make up for it and you’ll enjoy them as much as I do! :D


Admin   Aug 3, 2014   , , , , ,     Gallery

EDIT (4th August): Added one more :)

I’ve uploaded 21 folders of old and recent shoots, however they’re all tagged. To keep the gallery organized I created an extra category for them.

You can find all photos via the following link:

Photoshoots > tagged

Take a look at them, there are lots of rare shoots!

And if you happen to have any of those untagged don’t hesitate and contact me please so I can replace them ;)

EDIT (3rd August): Thanks to my friend Rich we also have a complete version of the audio book now. Listen to it below:

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If you missed any of the 10 episodes which aired in the last 2 weeks on BBC Radio 4, you can now listen to them below in this ‘master post’… enjoy! :)

Episode 1/10

Episode 2/10

Episode 3/10

Episode 4/10

Episode 5/10

Episode 6/10

Episode 7/10

Episode 8/10

Episode 9/10

Episode 10/10

I’ve added over 30 new HQ photos from the Serpentine Gallery Summer Party & Day 8 of Wimbledon Championships Emilia attended last month. Hope you enjoy:

A birthday is a lovely flower
that blooms in life’s garden
and may that special blossom
be bright especially today

Wishing you a very Happy Birthday, Emilia :)
May today be filled with laughter and love!

Watch an exclusive HD trailer which gives you a sneak peek of the audiobook. Exciting, isn’t it?!

Publisher’s Summary

My name is Simon. I’m 10 years old. I’m a serial killer. Robert Stern (Rupert Penry-Jones), a successful defense attorney, doesn’t know what lies in store for him when he agrees to meet a new client in a derelict estate on the outskirts of Berlin. Stern is more than surprised, when his old love interest and professional nurse Carina (Emilia Fox) presents him a ten year old boy as his new client. Simon (Jack Boulter), a terminally ill child, who is convinced he has murdered many men in a previous life.

Robert’s surprise turns into horror when he and Carina find human remains in a cellar the boy has led them to. The remains of a man whose head has been split with an axe 15 years ago – just like Simon claimed he had. Things go from bad to worse within hours when Stern discovers more dead bodies, the investigating police officer Engler (Andy Serkis) starts to chase him as a suspect in the murder cases, and his own past comes to haunt him. Stern’s friend and former criminal Andi Borchert (Stephen Marcus) is the only one to believe Stern and Carina. Hunted by the police, and led by Simon’s memories, they start to investigate shady sub cultures of Berlin, and soon discover things that more gruesome than anything they could have imagined…
Audible Studios London presents a gripping audio dramatization by Sebastian Fitzek, Germany’s most successful thriller writer, whose books are read around the world in more than 20 different languages. This unabridged dramatization introduces listeners to a completely new approach to audio entertainment, a full-length dramatized book adaption with an original score and soundscapes from the heart of Berlin. Featuring amazing performances by a cast of over 20 actors in a breathtaking plot, The Child provides a truly immersive listening experience.

Written by: Sebastian Fitzek
Narrated by: Rupert Penry-Jones, Jack Boulter, Emilia Fox, Stephen Marcus, Robert Glenister, Andy Serkis
Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
Format: Unabridged

©2014 Audible Studios (P)2014 Audible Studios

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What the Critics Say

“The Child is an unmissable milestone for fans and newcomers to audio dramas alike. A compelling, star-studded drama that mixes narration, performance, music and soundscapes into a moving story about a troubled young boy and a shocking series of dark crimes in Berlin. Essential listening,” (David Hewson, author of The Killing series, co-author Hamlet, Prince of Denmark: A Novel and Macbeth: A Novel.)


What better way to start the week and this grey Monday with the news of a new BBC Radio 4 ‘Book at Bedtime’ series to air from next Monday, 21 July, at 22:45?! :D Here’s some additional info:

The Miniaturist Episode 1 of 10

THE MINIATURIST by Jessie Burton

Read by: Emilia Fox
When? 21 July, 22:45

On a cold autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman arrives in Amsterdam to begin a new life as the wife of the Dutch East India Company’s most successful merchant trader : Johannes Brandt. But her lavishly furnished new home is not welcoming, and its inhabitants seem preoccupied with their own secrets. Johannes is kind yet distant, always locked in his study or at his warehouse office which leaves Nella isolated in the grand house on the canal with his sister, the sharp-tongued Marin and Otto and Cornelia their servants as company.

Nella’s world changes when Johannes presents her with an extraordinary wedding gift: a cabinet-sized replica of their home. To furnish her gift, Nella engages the services of a miniaturist, an elusive and enigmatic artist whose tiny and intricate creations mirror their real-life counterparts in eerie and unexpected ways.

But as she starts to receive unexpected and unasked for items for her ‘toy house’ Nella becomes aware that the Brandt household contains unusual secrets and she begins to understand – and fear- the escalating dangers that await them all. In this repressively pious society conformity is all. Neighbours are encouraged to spy on each other, excavating ‘the canker’ of sin. The packages from the mysterious miniaturist begin to reveal chillingly prophetic objects but Nella remains at a loss as to what they all mean.

Ep. 1 : Eighteen year old Nella Oortman arrives from the country at her husband’s imposing house in Amsterdam. But the welcome is a little less than effusive.

Abridged by Isobel Creed and directed by Jill Waters
A Waters Company production for BBC Radio 4.


I’ve updated the photo gallery with 7 stunning HQ photos of Emilia attending the Serpentine Gallery Summer Party last week. She looked stunning! :) Clothes: skirt by Temperley London, top by ZARA, jacket by Zadig et Voltaire and jewels by Asprey London. Here’s a preview: