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Jilly Cooper hits out at 'fatal' impact of local government cuts to libraries
Jilly Cooper hits out at 'fatal' impact of local government cuts to libraries

Jilly Cooper hits out at 'fatal' impact of local government cuts to libraries

Cooper, who has an OBE for services to literature, has attacked David Cameron for allowing more than 350 libraries to close across Britain...
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:17:50
Watership Down and other films that scared us witless
Watership Down and other films that scared us witless

Watership Down and other films that scared us witless

Read full story for latest details...
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 09:50:16
The 20 best TV chefs
The 20 best TV chefs

The 20 best TV chefs

As James Martin leaves Saturday Kitchen, Michael Hogan counts down the all-time best small-screen cooks...
Sat, 26 Mar 2016 12:46:30
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl backs teen band banned from practising in their garage due to noise
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl backs teen band banned from practising in their garage due to noise

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl backs teen band banned from practising in their garage due to noise

Dave Grohl writes to Cornwall Council in bid to overturn youngsters band practice ban...
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:12:36
Alas, poor William
Alas, poor William

Alas, poor William

Telegraph View: Perhaps the tale is true that Horace Walpole, the dilettante antiquary, had Shakespeare's skull stolen to order...
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 06:35:08
10 on-screen couples who couldn't stand each other in real life
10 on-screen couples who couldn't stand each other in real life

10 on-screen couples who couldn't stand each other in real life

Just because your on-screen characters love each other, doesn't mean you can stand the person who plays them...
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 10:00:43

The Kray twins: unseen pictures of Ronnie and Reggie

Described as the most dangerous men in Britain, the Ronnie and Reggie Kray were never shy about posing for the cameras. And as these unseen images show, they revelled in their reputations ...
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 08:26:59
TV hunks through history
TV hunks through history

TV hunks through history

Well, hello Mr Darcy: a look at TV hunks through history...
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 18:45:25

Money men in films: picture special

Look at 10 great films about money men and Wall Street, including Rogue Trader...
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 15:46:34
15 best poetry books of all time
15 best poetry books of all time

15 best poetry books of all time

World Poetry Day: From Shakespeare to Seamus Heaney, there's something for everyone in this list of the best poetry collections of all time...
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 08:19:25
Artists take to the walls to regenerate parts of London
Artists take to the walls to regenerate parts of London

Artists take to the walls to regenerate parts of London

The first ever Paint Your London sees a group of artists cover walls across the area with 20 creative and colourful murals...
Sun, 20 Mar 2016 15:38:54
Game of Thrones' Kit Harington says he plays Jon Snow's dead body in new season
Game of Thrones' Kit Harington says he plays Jon Snow's dead body in new season

Game of Thrones' Kit Harington says he plays Jon Snow's dead body in new season

Actor has been photographed on set for season six of the fantasy drama but insists he was playing a corpse...
Sun, 20 Mar 2016 10:47:56
Video games and superheroes turn boys onto ballet
Video games and superheroes turn boys onto ballet

Video games and superheroes turn boys onto ballet

The Royal Academy of Dance appears to have cracked the age-old problem of persuading boys to take up ballet lessons - using video game characters and superheroes as role models...
Sun, 20 Mar 2016 08:00:11
Bruce Willis: his life and career in pictures
Bruce Willis: his life and career in pictures

Bruce Willis: his life and career in pictures

As Bruce Willis celebrates his 61st birthday, here are some of his most memorable moments...
Sat, 19 Mar 2016 11:33:16

Abandoned pharmaceutical factory used as 'canvas' by street artists

Abandoned pharmaceutical factory used as 'canvas' by street artists...
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 15:52:33
New Rolling Stones song unearthed after spending 50 years in a man's loft
New Rolling Stones song unearthed after spending 50 years in a man's loft

New Rolling Stones song unearthed after spending 50 years in a man's loft

A previously unknown song by the Rolling Stones has been discovered after languishing in a loft for nearly half a century...
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:42:54
25 great closing lines in films
25 great closing lines in films

25 great closing lines in films

Martin Chilton looks at some great final lines to movies...
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08:14:03

The Who in pictures: 1964-2016

The British rock band, who formed in 1964, are headlining the 2016 Isle of Wight Festival...
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 11:44:42

The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards: National Awards winners revealed

Local photographic talent has been given a global platform by the world’s biggest photography competition, the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards. The awards, produced by the World Photogr...
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 11:45:54
Raiders of the Lost Ark, review: 'cracking'
Raiders of the Lost Ark, review: 'cracking'

Raiders of the Lost Ark, review: 'cracking'

Steven Spielberg's 1981 movie Raiders of the Lost Ark, which starred Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones, remains a thrilling action adventure film...
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 07:24:40
Battle of the big budget dramas as Channel 4's Indian Summers goes up against Le Carre and Trollope
Battle of the big budget dramas as Channel 4's Indian Summers goes up against Le Carre and Trollope

Battle of the big budget dramas as Channel 4's Indian Summers goes up against Le Carre and Trollope

The new series of Channel 4's Indian Summers opens on Sunday evening, going up against the BBC's acclaimed The Night Manager and ITV's Doctor Thorne...
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 21:00:24
Woman causes £7,000 damage to friend's painting after row over handbag
Woman causes £7,000 damage to friend's painting after row over handbag

Woman causes £7,000 damage to friend's painting after row over handbag

Gillian Kings had been storing the artwork at her home for Caroline de Havillande – the estranged wife of a former property tycoon...
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 13:57:07

Bob Hope: his 20 best one-liners

Martin Chilton picks some of Bob Hope's finest one-liners...
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 09:04:18
Stevie Wonder: 20 essential songs
Stevie Wonder: 20 essential songs

Stevie Wonder: 20 essential songs

Here are 20 essential songs from the Motown prodigy...
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 08:20:18
Radio 3 announces controversial shake-up of jazz programming
Radio 3 announces controversial shake-up of jazz programming

Radio 3 announces controversial shake-up of jazz programming

Its new controller aims to branch out from its old classical music remit...
Sun, 13 Mar 2016 22:00:28
George Martin 'always kept the love of innovation' which made the Beatles great, says artist who painted his last portrait
George Martin 'always kept the love of innovation' which made the Beatles great, says artist who painted his last portrait

George Martin 'always kept the love of innovation' which made the Beatles great, says artist who painted his last portrait

Sir George Martin, who died last week at the age of 90, never lost his sense of enthusiasm and wonder about new things – according to an artist who painted the last known portraits of the ...
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 20:00:02
Writers competing with the next Scandi noir, says Ian Rankin
Writers competing with the next Scandi noir, says Ian Rankin

Writers competing with the next Scandi noir, says Ian Rankin

Rebus author Ian Rankin says British writers are kept firmly on their toes by the increased competition...
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 22:49:54
You couldn't make up a politician like Donald Trump, says man behind House of Cards
You couldn't make up a politician like Donald Trump, says man behind House of Cards

You couldn't make up a politician like Donald Trump, says man behind House of Cards

Lord Dobbs, creator of House of Cards, says what goes on in politics in real life is unbelievable at times...
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 22:44:07
Thirties crime fiction has spared more women a grisly end
Thirties crime fiction has spared more women a grisly end

Thirties crime fiction has spared more women a grisly end

Trend for brutal misogynistic killings in decline as retro book covers see classic 1930s crime becoming fashionable again...
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 22:31:33
20 great Scottish films
20 great Scottish films

20 great Scottish films

From Braveheart to Trainspotting, 20 great films set in Scotland...
Sat, 12 Mar 2016 11:28:28
Whisky Galore!, review
Whisky Galore!, review

Whisky Galore!, review

This beloved British film is a first-rate nostalgia trip...
Sun, 13 Mar 2016 11:27:42
Rocker Keith Emerson dies in suspected suicide
Rocker Keith Emerson dies in suspected suicide

Rocker Keith Emerson dies in suspected suicide

Emerson was widely considered one of the top keyboard players of the progressive rock era...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 21:18:06
Five Children and It to be made into new film
Five Children and It to be made into new film

Five Children and It to be made into new film

The film is to star a CGI sand fairy and Bill Nighy as a newly-created baddie and have youngsters who crave YouTube followers...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 21:05:08
Grantchester criticised for using same extras
Grantchester criticised for using same extras

Grantchester criticised for using same extras

Fans spot same extras in many of the Cambridge street scenes in Grantchester...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 20:11:19
The best British political insults and putdowns
The best British political insults and putdowns

The best British political insults and putdowns

Here is a history of political insults and putdowns, from Churchill to Cameron and Corbyn...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:18:51
Coen Brothers films in pictures
Coen Brothers films in pictures

Coen Brothers films in pictures

As Hail, Caesar! opens, we look at the film career of Joel and Ethan Coen, including Fargo, True Grit and No Country for Old Men...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 14:10:56
Ken Adam: the man who drew the Cold War
Ken Adam: the man who drew the Cold War

Ken Adam: the man who drew the Cold War

Ken Adam flew an RAF fighter over Germany during the Second World War. But nothing terrified him more than his 'psychoanalysis' sessions with Stanley Kubrick, or building Blofeld's immense...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 09:15:26
Bobby McFerrin's doo-wop – Don't Worry, Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin's doo-wop – Don't Worry, Be Happy

Bobby McFerrin's doo-wop – Don't Worry, Be Happy

The son of pioneering African-American opera singers, McFerrin temporarily deviated from his serious musical background to record this reggae-inflected overdubbed ode to cognitive therapeu...
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 08:31:48
Why I have guilty admiration for Laurence Fox's expletive-ridden rant
Why I have guilty admiration for Laurence Fox's expletive-ridden rant

Why I have guilty admiration for Laurence Fox's expletive-ridden rant

He'd like to deny it, but Fox is a bit of a posh boy. Everyone knows toffs use the most shocking language - at least it was only during a play...
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 17:19:48
Laurence Fox apologises after launching foul-mouthed attack at theatre heckler
Laurence Fox apologises after launching foul-mouthed attack at theatre heckler

Laurence Fox apologises after launching foul-mouthed attack at theatre heckler

The actor changed his final speech, in a live performance, to rebuke a man sitting in the front row who had apparently snubbed him...
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 09:44:43
The 20 best Chuck Norris facts
The 20 best Chuck Norris facts

The 20 best Chuck Norris facts

Chuck Norris was born on March 10, 1940. Here are 20 bizarre facts about the tough guy actor...
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:34:12
The Odd Couple, film review: 'hilarious'
The Odd Couple, film review: 'hilarious'

The Odd Couple, film review: 'hilarious'

What Neil Simon's The Odd Couple so charming is the comic interplay between Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon...
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:05:15
Sacha Baron Cohen: 30 best lines
Sacha Baron Cohen: 30 best lines

Sacha Baron Cohen: 30 best lines

We count down the creator of Ali G and Bruno's 30 best quotations...
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 20:30:43
Family of new Countryfile Diaries presenter are 'thrilled' with her new role
Family of new Countryfile Diaries presenter are 'thrilled' with her new role

Family of new Countryfile Diaries presenter are 'thrilled' with her new role

Keeley Donovan's mother said her grandparents love seeing her on television...
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 19:51:38
Paul McCartney pays moving tribute to Beatles producer and 'second father' George Martin
Paul McCartney pays moving tribute to Beatles producer and 'second father' George Martin

Paul McCartney pays moving tribute to Beatles producer and 'second father' George Martin

Paul McCartney pays tribute to the creative genius of Sir George Martin, crediting the producer with introducing the Beatles to new instruments, sounds and recording techniques...
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 11:18:54
Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint over the years
Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint over the years

Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint over the years

In pictures: See how the Harry Potter stars have changed over the past 14 years...
Mon, 07 Mar 2016 20:34:10
Dan Stevens: Why I left Downton Abbey
Dan Stevens: Why I left Downton Abbey

Dan Stevens: Why I left Downton Abbey

As a nation reels from the death of Matthew Crawley, Dan Stevens talks exclusively to Sarah Crompton about his departure from the ITV drama....
Mon, 07 Mar 2016 12:02:42

Noel Gallagher's 16 best insults: in pictures

We bring you the forthright worldview of the former Oasis firebrand...
Sun, 06 Mar 2016 12:36:02
Chris Grayling: Satirical television programmes should not be allowed to use footage of inside parliament
Chris Grayling: Satirical television programmes should not be allowed to use footage of inside parliament

Chris Grayling: Satirical television programmes should not be allowed to use footage of inside parliament

The Government has reconfirmed its position after Charlie Brooker's sister-in-law, a Labour MP, asked for the rules to be revised...
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 15:19:04
The National Gallery is too big and should have some pictures forcibly removed
The National Gallery is too big and should have some pictures forcibly removed

The National Gallery is too big and should have some pictures forcibly removed

Its new director wants to plunder masterpieces from the Tate - but artistically the reverse makes far more sense...
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 18:42:46
Coronation Street: A to Z
Coronation Street: A to Z

Coronation Street: A to Z

Rachel Ward presents an alphabetic rundown of the things that make Coronation Street great...
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 11:01:07
Oscars 2016: The full winners list
Oscars 2016: The full winners list

Oscars 2016: The full winners list

Brie Larson wins Best Actress, and Spotlight and Mad Max: Fury Road clean up...
Thu, 03 Mar 2016 08:47:51
The birth of Coronation Street
The birth of Coronation Street

The birth of Coronation Street

Scriptwriter Daran Little has dramatised the beginnings of the first British soap. He explains how sneers came before success....
Wed, 02 Mar 2016 12:30:47
The Revenant: why you haven't heard much about the book's author
The Revenant: why you haven't heard much about the book's author

The Revenant: why you haven't heard much about the book's author

Michael Punke has been propelled into the bestseller lists with the success of the Leonardo DiCaprio film - but he isn't allowed to talk about it...
Sat, 27 Feb 2016 15:48:38
Leonardo DiCaprio warns about climate change in emotional Oscars speech after winning Best Actor
Leonardo DiCaprio warns about climate change in emotional Oscars speech after winning Best Actor

Leonardo DiCaprio warns about climate change in emotional Oscars speech after winning Best Actor

The wait is over. Leonardo DiCaprio takes the Best Actor award for his role in Alejandro González Iñárritu's The Revenant...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 13:54:45
Oscars 2016: winners in full - Leonardo DiCaprio and Spotlight triumph
Oscars 2016: winners in full - Leonardo DiCaprio and Spotlight triumph

Oscars 2016: winners in full - Leonardo DiCaprio and Spotlight triumph

The winners as they are announced at the 88th Academy Awards...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:38:38
Chris Rock's monologue stuns the Oscars: 'Welcome to the Academy Awards, otherwise known as the white people's choice awards!'
Chris Rock's monologue stuns the Oscars: 'Welcome to the Academy Awards, otherwise known as the white people's choice awards!'

Chris Rock's monologue stuns the Oscars: 'Welcome to the Academy Awards, otherwise known as the white people's choice awards!'

The controversial comedian upped the ante for the 2016 Academy Awards ceremony...
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 09:47:17
Oscars 2016: Chris Rock under fire for ignoring the exclusion of Asians and Hispanics from Academy Awards
Oscars 2016: Chris Rock under fire for ignoring the exclusion of Asians and Hispanics from Academy Awards

Oscars 2016: Chris Rock under fire for ignoring the exclusion of Asians and Hispanics from Academy Awards

Host Chris Rock wasted no time in giving the event its most overtly political overtones in living memory...
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 01:51:32
Oscars 2016 - Leonardo DiCaprio finally claims his Best Actor Award, and Spotlight wins Best Picture
Oscars 2016 - Leonardo DiCaprio finally claims his Best Actor Award, and Spotlight wins Best Picture

Oscars 2016 - Leonardo DiCaprio finally claims his Best Actor Award, and Spotlight wins Best Picture

As it happened: Brie Larson wins Best Actress, and Alejandro González Iñárritu wins Best Director - plus the action from the after parties...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 17:38:46
Spotlight shocks by winning Best Picture Oscar at the Academy Awards
Spotlight shocks by winning Best Picture Oscar at the Academy Awards

Spotlight shocks by winning Best Picture Oscar at the Academy Awards

Spotlight, the drama about a newspaper investigation into abuse in the Catholic Church, has beat out Mad Max: Fury Road and The Revenant by winning top prize at the 2016 Academy Awards...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:57:18
Mark Rylance wins Best Supporting Actor in the most high profile British win of Oscars 2016
Mark Rylance wins Best Supporting Actor in the most high profile British win of Oscars 2016

Mark Rylance wins Best Supporting Actor in the most high profile British win of Oscars 2016

The Bridge of Spies star beat Sylvester Stallone and Tom Hardy to the Academy Award...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:53:22
Kate and Leo: the 19-year friendship that's kept everyone guessing
Kate and Leo: the 19-year friendship that's kept everyone guessing

Kate and Leo: the 19-year friendship that's kept everyone guessing

It's no surprise the internet was overjoyed by Kate Winslet's reaction to Leonardo DiCaprio's long-awaited Oscar win on Sunday night, says Guy Kelly...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 20:00:36
Oscars 2016 race row: How representative is the Academy Awards?
Oscars 2016 race row: How representative is the Academy Awards?

Oscars 2016 race row: How representative is the Academy Awards?

Outrage and the #OscarsSoWhite boycott have engulfed the acting world after two years passing without a black person being nominated for the top awards - but how representative is the Osca...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 13:59:30
Oscars 2016: highlights from Academy Awards
Oscars 2016: highlights from Academy Awards

Oscars 2016: highlights from Academy Awards

As Leonardo DiCaprio ends years of Oscars disappointment by finally being named best actor, here are video highlights from the 88th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 12:57:01
Oscars 2016: Mark Rylance, ‘bag lady’ Jenny Beavan and Come Dine with Me producer among Brit winners
Oscars 2016: Mark Rylance, ‘bag lady’ Jenny Beavan and Come Dine with Me producer among Brit winners

Oscars 2016: Mark Rylance, ‘bag lady’ Jenny Beavan and Come Dine with Me producer among Brit winners

Documentary director Asif Kapadia and singer Sam Smith also took home trophies at last night's Academy Awards...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:42:39
Oscars 2016: Joe Biden introduces Lady Gaga as she sings with sexual abuse survivors
Oscars 2016: Joe Biden introduces Lady Gaga as she sings with sexual abuse survivors

Oscars 2016: Joe Biden introduces Lady Gaga as she sings with sexual abuse survivors

The US Vice President, a "good friend" of Lady Gaga, introduced her Oscar-nominated song Til It Happens to You with a moving speech...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:52:38

Oscars 2016 in pictures: Red carpet and Academy Awards ceremony highlights

In pictures: all the best images from before, during and after the 88th Academy Awards...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 05:45:22
Sam Smith called out by Tom Daley's fiance for 'only gay at the Oscars' claim
Sam Smith called out by Tom Daley's fiance for 'only gay at the Oscars' claim

Sam Smith called out by Tom Daley's fiance for 'only gay at the Oscars' claim

Openly gay Oscar winner Dustin Lance Black cheekily reacts to Sam Smith's assertion that he is first openly gay Oscar winner...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:23:58
Sam Smith wins Oscar for Best Original Song
Sam Smith wins Oscar for Best Original Song

Sam Smith wins Oscar for Best Original Song

The 23-year-old Brit adds an Academy Award to his extensive list of accolades...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 04:29:14
11 of Chris Rock's funniest Oscars jokes
11 of Chris Rock's funniest Oscars jokes

11 of Chris Rock's funniest Oscars jokes

The controversial comedian has a lot to say. See his best bits here...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:47:44
Twitter reacts to Oscars blasting Wagner over Holocaust film winner
Twitter reacts to Oscars blasting Wagner over Holocaust film winner

Twitter reacts to Oscars blasting Wagner over Holocaust film winner

The director of Son of Saul was played off to music by Hitler's favourite composer...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:30:22
Stephen Fry's 'Bag Lady' Jenny Beavan speaks out about his comments as she wins best costume designer
Stephen Fry's 'Bag Lady' Jenny Beavan speaks out about his comments as she wins best costume designer

Stephen Fry's 'Bag Lady' Jenny Beavan speaks out about his comments as she wins best costume designer

Jenny Beavan, who Stephen Fry compared a bag lady at the Baftas, wins Oscar for Mad Max: Fury Road...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:56:27
Jennifer Lawrence arrives late but looking stunning
Jennifer Lawrence arrives late but looking stunning

Jennifer Lawrence arrives late but looking stunning

She was worth the wait...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 03:13:52
Spotlight's Mark Ruffalo and Tom McCarthy join protest against sex abuse in the Catholic Church
Spotlight's Mark Ruffalo and Tom McCarthy join protest against sex abuse in the Catholic Church

Spotlight's Mark Ruffalo and Tom McCarthy join protest against sex abuse in the Catholic Church

Star and director of Oscar-winning film join protest outside Los Angeles cathedral hours before Academy Awards...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 05:53:22
Alejandro G Iñárritu wins Best Director Award and breaks record for The Revenant
Alejandro G Iñárritu wins Best Director Award and breaks record for The Revenant

Alejandro G Iñárritu wins Best Director Award and breaks record for The Revenant

Alejandro González Iñárritu wins Best Director for the second year in a row...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:16:09
Brie Larson wins Best Actress for Room
Brie Larson wins Best Actress for Room

Brie Larson wins Best Actress for Room

Brie Larson wins in Best Actress category for her turn in Lenny Abrahamson's Room, adapted from Emma Donoghue's bestselling novel...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 04:49:23
Oscars 2016: How the race row dominated Academy Awards ceremony
Oscars 2016: How the race row dominated Academy Awards ceremony

Oscars 2016: How the race row dominated Academy Awards ceremony

Host Chris Rock wasted no time in giving the event its most overtly political overtones in living memory...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:55:14
Celebrities talk diversity while arriving at the 2016 Academy Awards
Celebrities talk diversity while arriving at the 2016 Academy Awards

Celebrities talk diversity while arriving at the 2016 Academy Awards

Host Chris Rock delivered a searing salvo against the lack of diversity among nominees...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 04:45:56
Oscars 2016 animation: nine things you didn't know about the Oscars
Oscars 2016 animation: nine things you didn't know about the Oscars

Oscars 2016 animation: nine things you didn't know about the Oscars

The Oscars are the most coveted awards in Hollywood, so here are nine things you didn't know about them in an animation...
Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:15:54
Oscars 2016: Hilarious black actors in 'white' films parody with Chris Rock and Whoopi Goldberg
Oscars 2016: Hilarious black actors in 'white' films parody with Chris Rock and Whoopi Goldberg

Oscars 2016: Hilarious black actors in 'white' films parody with Chris Rock and Whoopi Goldberg

Chris Rock, Whoopi Goldberg and a host of other celebrities starred in a hilarious #OscarsSoWhite parody...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 08:18:41
George Alagiah: 'I wasn’t afraid of dying. I just wanted to get on with treatment'
George Alagiah: 'I wasn’t afraid of dying. I just wanted to get on with treatment'

George Alagiah: 'I wasn’t afraid of dying. I just wanted to get on with treatment'

Now free of stage four bowel cancer, the BBC newsreader says he wouldn't change anything about the previous year of his life...
Sat, 27 Feb 2016 22:00:00
Oscars 2016 in pictures: The winners from the 88th Academy Awards
Oscars 2016 in pictures: The winners from the 88th Academy Awards

Oscars 2016 in pictures: The winners from the 88th Academy Awards

In pictures: Who won what at the 88th Academy Awards in Hollywood...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 07:14:17
Oscars 2016: Red carpet highlights
Oscars 2016: Red carpet highlights

Oscars 2016: Red carpet highlights

Highlights from the red carpet as Hollywood A-listers arrive for the 88th Academy Awards in Los Angeles...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 01:46:35
Brie Larson and Leonardo DiCaprio both tipped to win Oscars: is it sexist to have Best Actor and Best Actress awards?
Brie Larson and Leonardo DiCaprio both tipped to win Oscars: is it sexist to have Best Actor and Best Actress awards?

Brie Larson and Leonardo DiCaprio both tipped to win Oscars: is it sexist to have Best Actor and Best Actress awards?

Should the two be forced to go head-to-head for the same award? Or should women and men have separate categories?...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 00:42:47
Saoirse Ronan - who is the Oscars outsider with hopes to win at the Academy Awards?
Saoirse Ronan - who is the Oscars outsider with hopes to win at the Academy Awards?

Saoirse Ronan - who is the Oscars outsider with hopes to win at the Academy Awards?

She's an outsider for this year's Best Picture Oscar, for her performance in Brooklyn...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 00:58:48
Oscars 2016: Al Sharpton holds race protests over lack of black nominees
Oscars 2016: Al Sharpton holds race protests over lack of black nominees

Oscars 2016: Al Sharpton holds race protests over lack of black nominees

Black civil rights activist leads demonstration demanding advertisers boycott next year’s Oscars to protest this year’s all-white shortlist for actors and directors...
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 00:06:16
What time does Oscars 2016 start tonight and what UK TV channel is it on?
What time does Oscars 2016 start tonight and what UK TV channel is it on?

What time does Oscars 2016 start tonight and what UK TV channel is it on?

How to watch the 88th Academy Awards ceremony and everything else you need to know about tonight's event...
Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:37:08
Watch: Father Ted actor Frank Kelly's funny on-screen moments
Watch: Father Ted actor Frank Kelly's funny on-screen moments

Watch: Father Ted actor Frank Kelly's funny on-screen moments

Frank Kelly has died aged 77 - watch some of his funny moments starring as Father Jack inthe much-loved comedy series Father Ted...
Sun, 28 Feb 2016 14:50:21
#OscarsSoBritish - but don't start celebrating yet, warns Eddie Redmayne
#OscarsSoBritish - but don't start celebrating yet, warns Eddie Redmayne

#OscarsSoBritish - but don't start celebrating yet, warns Eddie Redmayne

Eddie Redmayne, nominated for The Danish Girl, has backed his rival Leonardo DiCaprio to take home this year's best actor prize for The Revenant...
Sat, 27 Feb 2016 17:03:45
Will it be 13th time lucky for British master behind lens?
Will it be 13th time lucky for British master behind lens?

Will it be 13th time lucky for British master behind lens?

Acclaimed cinematographer Roger Deakins has racked up 13 Oscar nominations over two decades, his latest for his film Sicario...
Sat, 27 Feb 2016 23:09:57
Joe and Jake announced as UK's Eurovision entry
Joe and Jake announced as UK's Eurovision entry

Joe and Jake announced as UK's Eurovision entry

Tributes were paid to Sir Terry Wogan on Friday night before duo Joe & Jake were announced as the UK's 2016 entry to Eurovision...
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 21:47:42
Eurovision pays tribute to Sir Terry Wogan
Eurovision pays tribute to Sir Terry Wogan

Eurovision pays tribute to Sir Terry Wogan

The UK announced Joe & Jake as the Eurovision 2016 entry on Friday but also paid tribute to the late Terry Wogan who worked on the programme for 35 years...
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 21:49:46
Bill Turnbull's BBC Breakfast best bits
Bill Turnbull's BBC Breakfast best bits

Bill Turnbull's BBC Breakfast best bits

As the early morning anchor leaves BBC Breakfast, watch Bill Turnbull's best moments on the programme...
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 07:40:35
Brit Awards 2016: The winners and highlights from the ceremony, in pictures
Brit Awards 2016: The winners and highlights from the ceremony, in pictures

Brit Awards 2016: The winners and highlights from the ceremony, in pictures

Brit Awards 2016 in pictures: The winners and highlights from the ceremony...
Wed, 24 Feb 2016 21:06:10
The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards: The shortlisted finalists, in pictures
The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards: The shortlisted finalists, in pictures

The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards: The shortlisted finalists, in pictures

The 2016 edition of the Sony World Photography Awards, the world’s biggest photography competition, organised by the World Photography Organisation, announces the shortlists for its Profes...
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 00:01:56
Leonardo DiCaprio: his career in pictures
Leonardo DiCaprio: his career in pictures

Leonardo DiCaprio: his career in pictures

From teen heartthrob to Hollywood hero to burgeoning producer, these are Leo's finest moments...
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 16:13:31
Put away your phone and enjoy the world around you
Put away your phone and enjoy the world around you

Put away your phone and enjoy the world around you

Mobile phone use is a threat to life and limb, and is making the world less sensitive to beauty...
Sun, 21 Feb 2016 09:00:43
New portrait of William Shakespeare as 'flesh and blood' man you might see down the pub
New portrait of William Shakespeare as 'flesh and blood' man you might see down the pub

New portrait of William Shakespeare as 'flesh and blood' man you might see down the pub

A new portrait of William Shakespeare produced for the 400th anniversary of his death claims to be the most accurate representation ever made of the Bard...
Sun, 21 Feb 2016 07:30:04
The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco: review
The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco: review

The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco: review

Sinclair McKay investigates Umberto Eco's tricksy tale of an anti-Semitic forgery, The Prague Cemetery....
Sat, 20 Feb 2016 10:27:20
How Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese brought 1970s New York to TV
How Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese brought 1970s New York to TV

How Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese brought 1970s New York to TV

Martin Scorsese tells Jane Mulkerrins how, with Mick Jagger’s help, he’s recreating the Manhattan music scene of 1973 for new HBO series Vinyl...
Sun, 15 May 2016 07:54:47
 
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