Dame Judi Dench has coronavirus vaccine

Dame Judi Dench Has Coronavirus Vaccine
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Dame Judi Dench has had the first dose of her COVID-19 vaccine.

The ‘Skyfall’ actress – who is 86-years-old – recently received the first of her two doses of the coronavirus vaccine and she is keen to get the next one in a few months’ time.

Speaking about having the vaccine, she said: “I have [had the coronavirus vaccine]. I had one a week ago so I think my next is something like 11 weeks’ time, that’s a great start!”

And Judi has enjoyed going back to work and admits it was a “huge relief” to not only be able to film during the coronavirus pandemic, but also to do something different.

She added: “I was going to film something which has been postponed. I was, during this time, able to film with Kenneth Branagh, who wrote and directed a film about his childhood in Belfast … We were all incredible lines to each other, taking every precaution.

“Everybody wore masks and everything. So we were well looked after. It was a huge relief to do something and it was exciting too at that time. Otherwise you wake up and think, ‘What is the thing I will do today’ and try to get something done.”

The ‘Victoria and Abdul’ star has confessed she struggled without having a “work discipline” whilst she was forced to stay at home amid the coronavirus lockdown last year.

Speaking to BBC News, she shared: “It’s very difficult if you don’t have a work discipline to get yourself started in the morning really. It’s terribly easy just to sit and do nothing.”

This article originally ran on celebretainment.com.

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