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Anthony John Colman is a British businessman and politician who served as Labour member of Parliament for Putney, London from 1997 to 2005. At present Dr Colman is a Visiting Research Fellow at UCT EGS South Africa, UEA WSRC UK and the Columbia Water Center, Earth Institute, New York. His PhD is on surmounting the barriers to the delivery of WRM and WSS in Southern Africa and particularly Botswana. He has done fieldwork on the challenges to food security from declining soil moisture in the dry lands of South Africa, examining the supplier chain / farmer nexus, with comparators in the UK and USA, utilising conservation agriculture and water accountability reforms.

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Ronald Colman British actor

Ronald Charles Colman was an English-born actor, starting his career in theatre and silent film in his native country, before emigrating to the United States, and having a successful Hollywood film career, he was most popular during the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s. He received Oscar nominations for Bulldog Drummond (1929), Condemned (1929) and Random Harvest (1942). Colman starred in several classic films, including A Tale of Two Cities (1935), Lost Horizon (1937) and The Prisoner of Zenda (1937). He also played the starring role in the Technicolor classic Kismet (1944), with Marlene Dietrich, which was nominated for four Academy Awards. In 1947, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for the film A Double Life.

<i>A Double Life</i> (1947 film) 1947 film by George Cukor

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London Elektricity band that plays drum and bass

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Colman's is an English manufacturer of mustard and other sauces, based at Carrow, in Norwich, Norfolk. Owned by Unilever since 1995, Colman's is one of the oldest existing food brands, famous for a limited range of products, almost all varieties of mustard.

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Olivia Colman British film and television actress

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Norman Jay Coleman United States Secretary of Agriculture

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The Flying Machine was a British pop band who are best known for their 1969 American #5 hit, "Smile a Little Smile for Me".

Steve Colman is an American award-winning poet, playwright, producer, and director.

Fraser Colman New Zealand politician

Fraser MacDonald Colman was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party. He represented the electorates of Petone from 1967 to 1978, and then when Petone was renamed, Pencarrow from 1978 to 1987, when he retired. He was the cabinet minister chosen to represent New Zealand in 1973 on its warships during their protest against the nuclear weapons testing carried out by France.

Colman Domingo American actor

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Richard Colman Australian paralympic athlete

Richard Andrew Colman is an Australian Paralympic athlete, competing mainly in category T53 sprint events. He was born with spina bifida. He represented Australia at the four Paralympics - 2004 to 2016.

Sir Nigel Claudian Dalziel Colman, 1st Baronet was a British businessman and Conservative Party politician.

Grace Mary Colman was a British politician. She was Labour Member of Parliament (MP) for Tynemouth from 1945 to 1950.

Edward Colman (1636–1678) was an English Catholic martyr.

<i>The Favourite</i> 2018 film by Yorgos Lanthimos

The Favourite is a 2018 period comedy-drama film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos and written by Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara. It is a co-production by producers in Ireland, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Set in early 18th-century England, the story examines the relationship between two cousins, Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough and Abigail Masham, Baroness Masham, vying to be court favourites of Queen Anne. It stars Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz. Filming took place at Hatfield House in Hertfordshire, and at Hampton Court Palace in Hampton Court, Surrey, between March and May 2017.

Tony McNamara is an Australian writer for film and television, most notable for his work on medical drama Doctor Doctor and for being the screenwriter of The Favourite, the latter of which earned him a nomination for Best Original Screenplay at the 91st Academy Awards.