Ruth Jones on 'terror' of The Nightingales stage return

Ruth Jones has revealed she was “terrified” of forgetting her lines during her return to the stage. The Welsh actress is starring in The Nightingales in Cardiff, after last performing a play in 2006. Jones, 52, said she had to employ techniques including setting lines to music in order to learn the script. The star of Stella and Gavin More...

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By SLPundit On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Little Mix rate seven years of photos: 'I had a massive spot!'

Seven years is an eternity in pop. By all rights, Little Mix should have descended into bitter acrimony by now – going on “hiatus”, shaving their hair, releasing whiffy solo projects and propping More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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Holly Willoughby makes I'm A Celebrity debut – and is full of jokes

Media playback is unsupported on your device Holly Willoughby made her I’m A Celeb debut in classic style… by making jokes about co-host Dec’s height. Standing literally in Ant More...

By SLPundit On Sunday, November 18th, 2018
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I'm A Celeb: Will it work with Holly Willoughby instead of Ant?

When I’m A Celebrity returns to ITV for an 18th series tonight, one thing will be very different. While Ant McPartlin takes a break from TV presenting Holly Willoughby will be alongside Dec in the jungle. More...

By SLPundit On Saturday, November 17th, 2018
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Former BBC newsreader Richard Baker dies aged 93

Former BBC newsreader Richard Baker has died aged 93. The son of a plasterer, London-born Baker introduced the first news bulletin broadcast on BBC TV in July 1954. He went on to become one of the BBC’s More...

By SLPundit On Saturday, November 17th, 2018
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Children in Need 2018: All-time total reaches £1bn

Children in Need has now raised over £1bn since it began the annual fundraiser in 1980. It comes after a record-breaking £50.6m was donated during Friday’s programme, which featured Boyzone More...

By SLPundit On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Elvis Presley gets US Presidential Medal of Freedom

Singing legend Elvis Presley was among the seven recipients at US President Donald Trump’s first Medal of Freedom ceremony since taking office. The award is the highest honour a sitting president can bestow More...

By SLPundit On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Tom Hardy made a CBE by Prince Charles

Film star Tom Hardy has been made a CBE for services to drama by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace. The Mad Max and Venom actor is a friend of Princes William and Harry and was among the guests at Harry’s More...

By SLPundit On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Strictly Come Dancing: How (and why) it moves to Blackpool every year

The judges get dressed in broom cupboards, the physio’s treatment room is in the disabled toilet, and the props won’t fit through the doors. But Strictly Come Dancing loves coming to Blackpool. When More...

By SLPundit On Friday, November 16th, 2018
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William Goldman, Butch Cassidy screenwriter, dies at 87

William Goldman, screenwriter of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and All the President’s Men, has died aged 87. Goldman, who received Oscars for both of those films, also wrote Marathon Man, Magic and More...