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Unused 'Monty Python' Sketches Found In Michael Palin's Archives

Unused 'Monty Python' Sketches Found In Michael Palin's Archives

Unseen sketches from the legendary Monty Python comedy team have been unearthed in Michael Palin’s archives.The iconic comedy group, consisting of Palin, John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and the late Graham Chapman,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st August 2018

Jarvis Cocker And Bez To Compete In 'Bargain Hunt' Special For BBC Music Day

Jarvis Cocker And Bez To Compete In 'Bargain Hunt' Special For BBC Music Day

It's Common People vs 24 Hour Party People! Former Pulp star Jarvis Cocker is to face off against Happy Mondays’ Bez in a one-off special episode of ‘Bargain Hunt’ to mark 2018’s BBC Music Day.The...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 1st August 2018

Harrison Ford's Han Solo 'Star Wars' Jacket Expected To Fetch £1 Million At Auction

Harrison Ford's Han Solo 'Star Wars' Jacket Expected To Fetch £1 Million At Auction

The iconic jacket worn by Harrison Ford when he starred as Han Solo in Star Wars movie The Empire Strikes Back is to go up for auction next month, with many expecting the item to...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st August 2018

Anthony Hopkins Reveals Impact Of Alcoholism Battle

Anthony Hopkins Reveals Impact Of Alcoholism Battle

Sir Anthony Hopkins has opened up about his battle with alcoholism as a young actor, saying that he “should have died in Wales, drunk or something like that”.The acclaimed Oscar-winning star, now 80 years old,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th July 2018

Nick Jonas Reportedly Engaged To Priyanka Chopra After Just Two Months

Nick Jonas Reportedly Engaged To Priyanka Chopra After Just Two Months

Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are reportedly engaged to be married, after a whirlwind romance of just two months.The 25 year old pop star apparently popped the question to Bollywood heroine Priyanka while in London...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 27th July 2018

Michael Buble And Wife Luisana Lopilato Welcome Third Baby

Michael Buble And Wife Luisana Lopilato Welcome Third Baby

Michael Buble and wife Luisana Lopilato are celebrating the birth of their third child, revealing that they welcomed a baby girl earlier this week on Instagram.Argentinian model Lopilato shared a tasteful black-and-white photo of the...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 27th July 2018

Ant McPartlin Will Return To ITV When He's "Well And Fit"

Ant McPartlin Will Return To ITV When He's "Well And Fit"

ITV have re-affirmed their support for Ant McPartlin as he continues his rehab battle, saying that the presenter will return to the network when he’s “well and fit”.Last year, the 42 year old star, one...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th July 2018

Cardi B Pulls Out Of Bruno Mars Tour - "I Underestimated This Mommy Thing"

Cardi B Pulls Out Of Bruno Mars Tour - "I Underestimated This Mommy Thing"

A few weeks after welcoming her first baby into the world, Cardi B has announced that she’s decided to cancel all of her upcoming autumn tour dates with Bruno Mars, admitting that she’s “underestimated this...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 27th July 2018

Kristen Stewart Cast In 'Charlie's Angels' Re-Boot

Kristen Stewart Cast In 'Charlie's Angels' Re-Boot

The much-anticipated re-boot of Charlie’s Angels has revealed its cast, with former Twilight star Kristen Stewart confirmed as being involved.28 year old Stewart will be heading up an Angels squad that also consists of Naomi...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th July 2018

Lily Cole On Film About "Violent, Awful" Heathcliff For Bronte Tribute

Lily Cole On Film About "Violent, Awful" Heathcliff For Bronte Tribute

Actress, supermodel and businesswoman Lily Cole has spoken about her upcoming project to honour the Bronte sisters, defending against some strong blowback to her portrayal of ‘Wuthering Heights’ male character Heathcliff as a “violent and...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 26th July 2018

WOMAD Organiser Says Brexit Vote Has Put Off Foreign Musicians From Visiting UK

WOMAD Organiser Says Brexit Vote Has Put Off Foreign Musicians From Visiting UK

The organiser of world music festival WOMAD has said that artists around the world are giving up on trying to visit Britain to perform because entering the country has become “difficult and humiliating” in the...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 26th July 2018

Demi Lovato Tells Friends That Overdose Is A "Wake-Up Call"

Demi Lovato Tells Friends That Overdose Is A "Wake-Up Call"

A source close to Demi Lovato has claimed that singer has confided in her friends that her apparent recent overdose has been “a wake-up call”.The 25 year old pop megastar is now reportedly conscious and...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 26th July 2018

Kelsey Grammer Pushing For Re-Boot Of 'Frasier'

Kelsey Grammer Pushing For Re-Boot Of 'Frasier'

One of American comedy’s most iconic characters might be about to make a return, with reports that Kelsey Grammer is pitching ideas for a re-boot of ‘Frasier’ to network executives.Grammer portrayed the snobbish, conceited but...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 26th July 2018

Gwyneth Paltrow Reveals She Wanted A Third Child With Chris Martin

Gwyneth Paltrow Reveals She Wanted A Third Child With Chris Martin

Gwyneth Paltrow has once again spoken about her divorce – sorry, ‘conscious uncoupling’ – from ex-husband Chris Martin, revealing that she had wanted a third child with the Coldplay singer.Speaking to the New York Times...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 26th July 2018

The 2018 Mercury Prize Nominees Are Revealed

The 2018 Mercury Prize Nominees Are Revealed

Arctic Monkeys have become the joint second most-nominated artist in the history of the Mercury Prize, with their sixth studio album Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino landing them their fourth nod as the 2018 shortlist...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 26th July 2018

Brigitte Nielsen Defends Motherhood In Her Fifties

Brigitte Nielsen Defends Motherhood In Her Fifties

Model and actress Brigitte Nielsen has hit out at criticism from some quarters about her decision to have a baby in her fifties, saying that while she understands where they’re coming from, older fathers don’t...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 26th July 2018

Lauryn Hill Cancels A Handful Of Tour Dates

Lauryn Hill Cancels A Handful Of Tour Dates

In the aftermath of a number of complaints about her recent show in Toronto, ranging from the sound quality to her lateness on stage, Lauryn Hill has cancelled a handful of upcoming shows on her...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 26th July 2018

Gospel Choir That Performed At Royal Wedding Signs First Record Deal

Gospel Choir That Performed At Royal Wedding Signs First Record Deal

The gospel choir that grabbed headlines by performing at the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle earlier this year have signed a major label record deal.The Kingdom Choir won plaudits for their rendition...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 25th July 2018

Roseanne Barr Calls Out People Supporting James Gunn Over Old Tweets

Roseanne Barr Calls Out People Supporting James Gunn Over Old Tweets

Roseanne Barr has expressed incredulity and disgust at the support that director James Gunn has received since he was dropped by Disney from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.3, saying that the same people who have...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 25th July 2018

Elton John Launches Tirade Against Brexit

Elton John Launches Tirade Against Brexit

Sir Elton John has sounded off about the ongoing painful Brexit negotiations, saying that the Leave campaign made “completely ridiculous” promises and that voters didn’t know what they were getting.The songwriting legend was speaking to...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 25th July 2018

Somebody Threw An Actual Fish At Liam Gallagher During Gig

Somebody Threw An Actual Fish At Liam Gallagher During Gig

Dealing with hecklers is well within the purview of most performing artists, never mind the irascible Liam Gallagher, but even the former Oasis frontman was forced to interrupt his momentum when somebody threw an ACTUAL...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 25th July 2018

Linkin Park Share Tribute To Chester Bennington On First Anniversary Of Death

Linkin Park Share Tribute To Chester Bennington On First Anniversary Of Death

Members of Linkin Park have shared an emotional tribute to their bandmate Chester Bennington on the first anniversary since the lead singer’s death.The remaining members of the hugely popular band, Mike Shinoda, Joe Hahn, Dave...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 20th July 2018

Sir David Attenborough Asks Britain To Stop "Squabbling Over Brexit" And Count Butterflies

Sir David Attenborough Asks Britain To Stop "Squabbling Over Brexit" And Count Butterflies

In our politically divided times, we need people like Sir David Attenborough to remind us that there’s more to life than arguing. The legendary naturalist has done just that, urging people to put their differences...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 20th July 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda To Make Directorial Debut With 'Tick, Tick... Boom!'

Lin-Manuel Miranda To Make Directorial Debut With 'Tick, Tick... Boom!'

Having scored an enormous critical and commercial success with ‘Hamilton’ in the last couple of years, playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda is moving into the world of cinema and is set to make his directorial debut with...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 20th July 2018

Radio 1 DJs Nick Grimshaw And Greg James Found After 22-Hour National Hide And Seek Game

Radio 1 DJs Nick Grimshaw And Greg James Found After 22-Hour National Hide And Seek Game

BBC Radio 1 stars Nick Grimshaw and Greg James were found by a fan in an elaborate nationwide game of hide-and-seek this week, having hidden in a secret location for 22 hours.Grimshaw, the outgoing presenter...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 20th July 2018

The Prodigy Announce New Album 'No Tourists'

The Prodigy Announce New Album 'No Tourists'

British dance legends The Prodigy have announced details of a new studio album to be called No Tourists, as well as releasing its first single, titled ‘Need Some1’.The group’s seventh studio record will be released...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 20th July 2018

Liam Gallagher Urges Noel To Reform Oasis

Liam Gallagher Urges Noel To Reform Oasis

Despite endless months of taunting his brother on social media, Liam Gallagher has exhorted Noel to stop “f***ing about” and to reform Oasis.In a new tweet this week aimed at his guitarist brother, 45 year...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 20th July 2018

Muse Announce New Album In November, Release New Single 'Something Human'

Muse Announce New Album In November, Release New Single 'Something Human'

Muse have revealed that their long-awaited eighth studio album is set to be released in November this year, while also revealing a brand new single called ‘Something Human’.The new track, produced by long-term collaborator Rich...

News posted in Music / Festivals on 19th July 2018

Gus Van Sant Says A-List Stars Like DiCaprio And Pitt Turned Down 'Brokeback Mountain'

Gus Van Sant Says A-List Stars Like DiCaprio And Pitt Turned Down 'Brokeback Mountain'

The former director of Brokeback Mountain has revealed that a number of A-list stars such as Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt were among those who turned down roles in the film.As it turned...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 19th July 2018

Did Meghan Markle's Father Fake Heart Surgery To Get Out Of Royal Wedding?

Did Meghan Markle's Father Fake Heart Surgery To Get Out Of Royal Wedding?

Sensational new reports are threatening to make the Thomas Markle vs British royal family saga even more explosive, with a new story claiming that Meghan’s father may have faked his heart surgery as an excuse...

News posted in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 19th July 2018

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