Sir Ian talks about the impact playing Shakespeare had on his career.
Sian Blake played Frankie Pierre in 56 episodes of EastEnders between 1996 and 1997.
This will be the first film project to be authorised by the late pop superstar’s estate since her death.
The star was due to fly to Scotland when police were called to reports of a woman in distress in the airport lounge.
Prescription drugs were discovered at Prince’s home when the musician was found dead on April 21.
In addition to acting, Mark Farmer was a keen musician. He also played guitar for Bad Manners and was a member of the band Lighthouse.
The Government is set to find out the result of an appeal court battle to prevent thousands of individuals who had jobseeker payments stopped from clawing back millions of pounds in lost benefits.
George Osborne has vowed to cut business rates for local newspapers and potentially use the BBC's licence fee to protect the press.
Colleagues of an ambulance driver killed when his vehicle collided with another ambulance in north Wales said they have been left "absolutely devastated" by the tragedy.