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Diane Louise Jordan speaks out against harassment orders

Image captionDiane Louise Jordan was Blue Peter’s first black presenter BBC presenter Diane Louise Jordan has spoken out against the issuing of PINs – Police Information Notices – after being wrongly accused of harassment. The former Blue Peter presenter said her career had suffered as a result. Jordan was given a non-harassment order in Read more
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Jonathan Demme: Silence of the Lambs stars Foster and Hopkins pay tribute

Image copyrightGetty Images Image captionFoster called Demme, pictured with her in 2011, a “brother of love” Jodie Foster and Sir Anthony Hopkins have paid tribute to the late Jonathan Demme, who directed them in Oscar-winning film The Silence of the Lambs. Foster said his death had left her “heartbroken”, while Sir Anthony remembered him Read more
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Fifth Indiana Jones film moved to 2020

Image copyrightLucasfilm/Paramount Image captionHarrison Ford was last seen as the daredevil archaeologist in 2008 The release date for the fifth Indiana Jones film has been put back to 10 July 2020 – three days before star Harrison Ford celebrates his 78th birthday. The as yet untitled film had been set for release in July 2019, […] Read more
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Will Smith joins Cannes film festival jury

Image copyrightGetty Images Image captionWill Smith has been nominated for two Oscars (The Pursuit of Happyness and Ali) Hollywood stars Will Smith and Jessica Chastain will sit on the Cannes jury when the festival kicks off next month. The pair, both former Oscar nominees, will help choose the Palme d’Or winner from films including Michael Read more
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Elton John suffered ‘deadly bacterial infection’ on tour

Image copyrightReuters Image captionThe star has praised hi fans and his medical team “for their excellence” in looking after him so well Sir Elton John suffered a “potentially deadly” bacterial infection during a tour, forcing him to spend two nights in intensive care and cancel concerts in the US, his management says. The singer became Read more
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Seven bands from the 80s we wish would reunite

Children of the 1980s, rejoice – the original Bananarama line-up is back together at last. Which got us thinking – lots of 80s bands have reformed over recent years but which ones are we still wishing would reunite? 1. Frankie Goes To Hollywood Image captionFrankie says relax – still the best slogan T-shirt ever Liverpool […] Read more
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Captain America Chris Evans to read CBeebies bedtime story

Image captionIt appears that Chris Evans will be helped by superhero soft toys when he reads his story Captain America star Chris Evans is following in the footsteps of Tom Hardy and has signed up to read a bedtime story on CBeebies. Hardy has been a massive hit with parents watching with their children. Evans […] Read more
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Happy Days actress Erin Moran dies at 56

Image copyrightGetty Images Image captionErin Moran also starred in a spin-off series Joanie Loves Chachi US actress Erin Moran, best known for playing Joanie in 1970s sitcom Happy Days, has died, aged 56. Police said a emergency team in Indiana responded to a call on Saturday afternoon and found her dead. The cause is not […] Read more
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Nafisah Baba wins BBC Young Dancer 2017 prize

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNafisah Baba performs “Inescapable” in the grand final Nafisah Baba has won the BBC’s Young Dancer 2017 prize, beating four other finalists. Baba, 20, a contemporary dancer from London, was crowned at Sadler’s Wells theatre in the capital by ex-Royal Ballet star Darcey Bussell. Baba Read more
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Exclusive: Westminster attack prompted playwright to consider rewriting comedy

Image copyrightManuel Harlan Image captionCall the Midwife’s Charlotte Ritchie is part of the cast for The Philanthropist The Oscar-winning writer of West End play The Philanthropist contemplated rewriting his 1970 comedy in the wake of last month’s Westminster attack. Christopher Hampton was concerned the play’s references to a fictional Read more
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Cuba Gooding Sr found dead in LA

Image copyrightGetty Images Image captionMain Ingredient hits included Everybody Plays The Fool and Just Don’t Want To Be Lonely Cuba Gooding Sr, the lead singer of 70s soul group Main Ingredient and father of actor Cuba Gooding Jr, has died at the age of 72. The star was found dead in his car on Thursday […] Read more
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Springwatch’s Chris Packham cleared of Malta assault charge

Image copyrightPA Image captionThe BBC wildlife presenter said he was charged after he and TV crew were set upon by two men TV presenter Chris Packham has been cleared of assault during filming for a documentary on illegal bird trapping on the island of Gozo. Packham, 55, appeared in a Maltese court following an incident […] Read more
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Game of Thrones actress to appear in Julius Caesar at Bridge Theatre

Image copyrightGetty Images Image captionMichelle Fairley played Catelyn Stark in Game of Thrones Game of Thrones actress Michelle Fairley is to appear in one of the first plays to be staged at a new theatre at London Bridge. Fairley, who played Catelyn Stark in the HBO series, will play Cassius in a new production of […] Read more
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Rimmel ad featuring Cara Delevingne ‘misled viewers’

Image copyrightASA/PA Image captionThere was more to Cara Delevingne’s eyelashes than meets the eye A Rimmel mascara advert starring Cara Delevingne has been banned for using tricks to exaggerate the look of her “dangerously bold lashes”. Delevingne was seen using Scandaleyes Reloaded mascara as the ad promised “extreme volume… extreme Read more
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Never say never again: When celebrities eat their words

In 2015, John Cleese said there was “no way” he’d ever work at the BBC again. Now he has changed his mind after announcing he will make a new BBC sitcom that will reunite him with his Clockwise co-star Alison Steadman. Cleese isn’t the first celebrity to go back on his very public word. From […] Read more
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Tracey Emin helps National Portrait Gallery buy her ‘death mask’

Image copyrightPA Image captionTracey Emin’s Death Mask “blurs the distinctions between life and death” Artist Tracey Emin has helped the National Portrait Gallery buy one of her more unusual works – her own “death mask”. Emin created the mask in 2002 as a “specimen” or “museum display” to “transform herself into an object of Read more
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Survivor: Transgender contestant Zeke Smith outed

Image copyrightCBS Image captionZeke Smith had not planned to reveal he was trans on air A contestant on a US TV show has been outed as being transgender by one of his fellow competitors. Jeff Varner, who is appearing on Survivor: Game Changers, made the revelation about his team-mate Zeke Smith on Wednesday’s episode. Varner […] Read more
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US comedian Charlie Murphy dies of leukaemia aged 57

Image copyrightReuters Image captionMr Murphy starred in films and on comedy sketch shows US comedian Charlie Murphy, the older brother of actor Eddie Murphy, has died of leukaemia aged 57, reports say. The TMZ website quoted his manager as saying he died on Wednesday morning in hospital in New York. Murphy starred on comedian Dave […] Read more
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Harry Styles’ Sign Of The Times: Everything you need to know about Harry’s solo debut

Image copyright James Medina After a build-up that can only be described as “epic”, Harry Styles has premiered his first solo single on BBC Radio 1. Titled Sign Of The Times, the majestic ballad is his first material since One Direction declared a hiatus in January 2016. Here’s everything we know about the song… It’s […] Read more
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Shia LaBeouf film Man Down makes £7 in opening weekend

Image copyrightLionsgate Image captionShia LaBeouf in Man Down with co-star Kate Mara Shia LaBeouf’s latest film hasn’t exactly set the box office on fire. War movie Man Down, which also stars Gary Oldman, Jai Courtney and Kate Mara, made £7 on its opening weekend. Or – to put it another way – the film sold […] Read more
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