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Channel 4 to air tribute to Gogglebox star

December 24, 2017 8:08 am0 comments
Channel 4 to air tribute to Gogglebox star

Channel 4 has announced it will be airing a tribute to Gogglebox star Leon Bernicoff ahead of its Christmas special later. Retired teacher Mr Bernicoff died in hospital aged 83 on Saturday after a short illness. His widow, June Bernicoff, has thanked the public for their messages of support on […]

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Jonghyun: Funeral held for K-pop star and Shinee member

December 20, 2017 9:52 pm0 comments
Jonghyun: Funeral held for K-pop star and Shinee member

A private funeral service is being held for Korean superstar Jonghyun, who took his own life last week aged 27. Jonghyun, whose real name was Kim Jong-hyun, was the lead singer of one of the biggest K-pop groups, Shinee. His death has sparked waves of grief among the global K-pop […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – the most divisive film ever?

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi - the most divisive film ever?

“This movie is an absolute insult to all Star Wars fans.” “I’m going to go have a funeral for my childhood now.” “This is NOT the Star Wars movie you are looking for!” “This movie was AWESOME.” “I was on the edge of my seat, I laughed, I cried.” “I […]

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Raised on Janet Jackson: How the pop star shaped one fan's life

December 16, 2017 11:52 pm0 comments
Raised on Janet Jackson: How the pop star shaped one fan's life

Janet Jackson plays the last date of her State of the World tour in Atlanta this Sunday. Staged less than a year after the birth to her first child, its a powerful return – condemning domestic terrorism, white supremacy and police brutality with a sense of urgency and alarm. The […]

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Will Gompertz reviews Star Wars: The Last Jedi ★★★★☆

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Will Gompertz reviews Star Wars: The Last Jedi ★★★★☆

Star Wars fans, relax. Rian Johnson, the writer-director of the latest instalment, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has not ruined your Christmas with a turkey. His gift to you is a cracker, a blockbuster movie packed with invention, wit, and action galore. It starts with several bangs. General Hux (Domhnall […]

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Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer For Breach of Contract

December 15, 2017 12:43 pm0 comments
Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer For Breach of Contract

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Citizen’s development process has been fraught, with marked disagreement among both developers and the gaming community over whether Cloud Imperium Games (CIG) can actually bring its incredibly ambitious product to market. One rare point […]

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Star Wars: 'It's time for a female or non-white director'

December 13, 2017 1:42 pm0 comments
Star Wars: 'It's time for a female or non-white director'

The director of the latest Star Wars movie has said it’s time an episode in the series was entrusted to a female and/or non-white film-maker. “Hell yes it’s time,” said Rian Johnson at a press conference for Star Wars: The Last Jedi in central London. “There are so many incredibly […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi has critics in raptures

December 12, 2017 2:18 pm0 comments
Star Wars: The Last Jedi has critics in raptures

“Rousing.” “Thrilling.” “Addictively bold.” Just a few of the superlatives the critics are using to describe the latest film in the Star Wars saga. The Last Jedi, writes the Telegraph, is “enormous fun” and “will leave fans beaming with surprise”. The Guardian calls it “an explosive sugar rush of spectacle” […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – tributes to Carrie Fisher at LA premiere

December 10, 2017 3:10 pm0 comments
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - tributes to Carrie Fisher at LA premiere

Stormtroopers, an AT-AT Walker and a panoply of droids brought the Star Wars universe to downtown Los Angeles at the premiere of The Last Jedi. The much-anticipated first screening of the franchise’s latest episode was dedicated to the late Carrie Fisher, who died last December aged 60. Fisher, playing General […]

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Daisy Ridley denies wanting to leave Star Wars movies

December 3, 2017 6:28 pm0 comments
Daisy Ridley denies wanting to leave Star Wars movies

Daisy Ridley has denied reports that she wants to give up the role of Rey at the end of the current series. Daisy will be in the latest movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi and is due to be in the ninth episode. “When I did sign up, I did […]

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