Tom Cruise drops Top Gun 2 trailer

Tom Cruise was a surprise guest at Comic-Con where he unveiled a trailer for the sequel to his movie Top Gun, released more than 30 years ago. Top Gun: Maverick sees him revisit brilliant but reckless pilot Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, still flying but unable to to let go of his past. The trailer shows Cruise apparently pulling off some More...

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By SLPundit On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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Claws out for Cats movie trailer

Universal have released the trailer for the new Cats movie and critics have been digging their claws in. The big screen adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical boasts a fur-midable cast including Taylor More...

By SLPundit On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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BritBox: BBC and ITV set out plans for new streaming service

Shows like Love Island, Gavin & Stacey, Gentleman Jack and Broadchurch will be on BBC and ITV’s streaming service BritBox when it launches this year. The broadcasters are joining forces to set up the More...

By SLPundit On Friday, July 19th, 2019
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Shakespeare ‘belongs to Ireland and the world’

The Bishop’s Palace outside the small Irish town of Ballaghaderreen is home no longer to the Bishops of Achonry. But the huge and handsome house and its grounds, disposed of by the Catholic church a couple More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, July 18th, 2019
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Behind the Proms’ celestial opening number

The BBC Proms blasts off on Friday with a musical exploration of the moon. The season opens with Zosha Di Castri’s latest work Long Is the Journey – Short Is the Memory, which marks the 50th anniversary More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, July 18th, 2019
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Peaky Blinders fifth series premiere held in Birmingham

The world premiere for the fifth series of Peaky Blinders has been held in Birmingham ahead of its return to BBC One later this year. The latest instalment is set against the turmoil of the 1929 financial crash, More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, July 18th, 2019
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Game of Thrones stars self-nominate for Emmy Awards

Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie, who was nominated for an Emmy on Tuesday, put herself forward for the award after network HBO did not. Christie, who played Ser Brienne of Tarth in the fantasy TV drama, More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, July 18th, 2019
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Kevin Spacey: Massachusetts prosecutors drop sex assault case

Prosecutors in the US state of Massachusetts have dropped a criminal case against Kevin Spacey. Mr Spacey, 59, was accused of groping an 18-year-old man at a bar in 2016. But indecent assault and battery charges More...

By SLPundit On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
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Comic Con 2019: The film & TV treats to look out for

The new Terminator movie and the TV version of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials will provide some of the big revelations at this year’s Comic-Con. Thousands of fans will gather later at the annual More...

By SLPundit On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
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Sir Paul McCartney to write It’s A Wonderful Life musical

Over the course of his career, Sir Paul McCartney has written films, oratorios, poetry collections, children’s books and more than 100 hit singles. Now, at the age of 77, he has a new challenge: His first More...