Meet The Favourite's Bafta-winning working mums

One of the most touching moments at this year’s Baftas was when Fiona Crombie and Alice Felton accepted the award for best production design for The Favourite. They dedicated it to “every woman and working mother who keeps it together and makes it happen”. The best friends met on the 2015 film Macbeth and have continued working More...

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Jussie Smollett: Brothers held over 'attack' on Empire actor

Chicago police have arrested two brothers in connection with the alleged attack on Empire actor Jussie Smollett. The US TV star needed hospital treatment last month after a suspected racist and homophobic attack. Police More...

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Ariana Grande: The Thank U, Next singer scores UK chart double

Ariana Grande’s latest album Thank U, Next has broken a UK chart record after debuting at number one. It had the most streams of an album by a female artist in a week – breaking a record she set herself More...

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John Legend: Grammys boycott 'doesn't fix the problem'

On Tuesday night, John Legend headlined a Motown tribute concert, celebrating the record label’s 60th anniversary. Alongside Smokey Robinson and Stevie Wonder, the star performed a selection of Marvin More...

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Andrea Levy: Small Island and Long Song author dies aged 62

British author Andrea Levy, whose award-winning novels captured the black British experience in the years after Windrush, has died at the age of 62. A statement released on behalf of her family said she died More...

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Casualty and Holby City to unite for crossover episodes

The casts of BBC One’s Casualty and Holby City are to appear together for the first time since 2005. They will appear in a two-part special when a cyber-attack plunges Holby City Hospital into chaos. The More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, February 14th, 2019
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A tale of two Merlins: Sir Patrick's wizard transformation

It’s Merlin… but not as you know it. The enduring legend of King Arthur has been a rich hunting ground for cinema over the years, with films such as The Sword in the Stone, Camelot and First Knight More...

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The spirit of the rainforest is ready for her close-up

Don’t be fooled by the cream-coloured coat; that’s no polar bear. A Kermode or “spirit” bear, is a subspecies of the North American black bear. It owes its colouring to a rare genetic mutation, More...

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Pop star Rita Ora among £3.4m fraud victims

An accountant has admitted defrauding high-profile clients, including pop star Rita Ora, out of about £3.4m. Andrew Munday, 37, targeted the former X Factor judge and others, using the money from the fraud More...

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Paddington returns as a TV series with the voice of Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw is to return to voice Paddington Bear for a new animated TV series for Nickelodeon. The actor has already provided the voice for the bear for two films that were critical and box office hits. The More...