MTV EMAs: What we learned on the red carpet

November 13, 2017 4:49 am0 comments
MTV EMAs: What we learned on the red carpet

It was good news for fans of MTV, Europe, music and awards ceremonies on Sunday night as the MTV Europe Music Awards took place at London’s Wembley Arena. You’ve probably already seen the winners list and watched the performances – but there’s some other stuff you might not have heard […]

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The club where The Who first rocked

November 11, 2017 5:30 pm0 comments
The club where The Who first rocked

It’s decades since the Ealing Club closed. With a capacity of 200 it had never made huge amounts of money. But the new film documentary Suburban Steps to Rockland recalls the club’s remarkable role in Britain’s booming R&B scene of the 1960s. The Rolling Stones, The Who and The Animals […]

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Louis CK admits sexual misconduct allegations are true

November 10, 2017 6:01 pm0 comments
Louis CK admits sexual misconduct allegations are true

US comedian Louis CK has admitted that sexual misconduct allegations made against him by five women are true. He said he had “wielded power irresponsibly” and could hardly wrap his head around the “scope of hurt” he had caused them. Four of the accusers told the New York Times he […]

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Why Othello will be played by a woman at the Liverpool Everyman

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Why Othello will be played by a woman at the Liverpool Everyman

Othello is one of Shakespeare’s greatest roles – and next year, there will be a female Othello for the first time in a major modern British theatre. Golda Rosheuvel will play the jealous Venetian army general at the Liverpool Everyman from April to July. The production will tackle themes of […]

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Portia de Rossi accuses Steven Seagal of sexual harassment

November 9, 2017 6:33 pm0 comments
Portia de Rossi accuses Steven Seagal of sexual harassment

Actress Portia de Rossi has accused actor and producer Steven Seagal of sexual harassment. The Arrested Development actress, who is married to US talk show host Ellen DeGeneres, made the allegation in a tweet posted on Wednesday night. She alleges that during a film audition Mr Seagal told her “how […]

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Selena Gomez among stars modelling designer Pudsey Bear ears

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Selena Gomez among stars modelling designer Pudsey Bear ears

Pudsey Bear is a bit of an unlikely fashion icon, but he’s become a muse for top fashion houses like Prada, Burberry and Miu Miu. They’ve created the first ever designer Pudsey ears to raise money for this year’s BBC Children in Need. A whole host of celebs have modelled […]

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New allegations against Kevin Spacey emerge

November 8, 2017 6:58 pm0 comments
New allegations against Kevin Spacey emerge

Media playback is unsupported on your device New allegations of sexual harassment and predatory behaviour towards men and women by Kevin Spacey have emerged. The claims, spanning from the mid-1980s to 2016, raise further questions about the US actor’s conduct in the decades he worked in Hollywood and as artistic […]

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How Hugh Grant and Hugh Bonneville got to grips with Paddington 2

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How Hugh Grant and Hugh Bonneville got to grips with Paddington 2

If proof were needed that good friendships withstand the passage of time, look no further than actors Hugh Grant and Hugh Bonneville. Almost 20 years after they starred together in Notting Hill, the two Hughs have reunited for the new Paddington movie – and both say the mutual affection hasn’t […]

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BBC sees 'spike' in sexual harassment complaints

November 7, 2017 7:36 pm0 comments
BBC sees 'spike' in sexual harassment complaints

The BBC has said it is dealing with a “spike” in complaints of sexual harassment. The deputy director general told MPs there had been a recent increase in the number of cases after the BBC encouraged staff to come forward. Anne Bulford said the corporation is currently investigating 25 individuals […]

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Sia takes on paparazzi by posting her own naked photo

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Sia takes on paparazzi by posting her own naked photo

Sia Furler has responded to an apparent attempt by paparazzi to sell naked pictures of her by posting one of them herself on Twitter. The Australian singer-songwriter is known for being secretive about her life, including what she looks like. She regularly hides her face under masks and wigs. Sia […]

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