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Clint Eastwood to Direct 'Miracle on the Hudson' Movie

Clint Eastwood to Direct 'Miracle on the Hudson' Movie

Following the monumental success of American Sniper, Clint Eastwood has signalled his intention to tackle another real-life hero story in the form of Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger. Eastwood, now 85, will make the movie for...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 3rd June 2015

Chill Out Guys: Netflix Ain't Getting Adverts, Yet

Chill Out Guys: Netflix Ain't Getting Adverts, Yet

It's no secret that Netflix is experimenting with advertising on its service, though rumors on the internet this week that users will now be met with pre-roll and post-roll advertisements when watching House of Cards,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd June 2015

Apple to Charge Users $10 a Month for Streaming Service

Apple to Charge Users $10 a Month for Streaming Service

Apple is preparing to launch its streaming service, a direct rival to Spotify that will cost users around $10 a month. Insiders expect the company to unveil the service at its developers' conference next week.Zane...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd June 2015

Spy? Jason Statham Throws Hat in the Ring to Play James Bond

Spy? Jason Statham Throws Hat in the Ring to Play James Bond

Jason Statham, the British actor currently starring in Paul Feig's secret agent romp Spy, has thrown his hat in the ring to play James Bond. Daniel Craig is believed to have two more 007 movies...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd June 2015

Worst Kept Secret: Eddie Redmayne Lands Lead in 'Harry Potter' Spin-Off

Worst Kept Secret: Eddie Redmayne Lands Lead in 'Harry Potter' Spin-Off

As expected, Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne will play the lead role in the Harry Potter spin-off movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Warner Bros Pictures made the announcement on Monday (June 1).Eddie Redmayne [R]...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd June 2015

Olivia Colman: "Broadchurch Left Me Struggling for Work"

Olivia Colman: "Broadchurch Left Me Struggling for Work"

The Bafta-winning actress says her turns in Broadchurch, The Accused and Twenty Twelve left her struggling for roles because producers assumed she would be too busy.Olivia Colman [L] says her starring role in Broadchurch left...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 2nd June 2015

'Forgetting Ed Miliband': Your New Favourite Thing on the Internet

'Forgetting Ed Miliband': Your New Favourite Thing on the Internet

A new parody video titled Forgetting Ed Miliband has popped up online, delving into the former Labour leader's post-election life in a reimagined version of the 2008 comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall.Ed Miliband is the undisputed...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st June 2015

'San Andreas' Does Huge $53.2 Million to Storm U.S Box Office

'San Andreas' Does Huge $53.2 Million to Storm U.S Box Office

The earthquake disaster movie San Andreas has stormed the U.S box office, taking $53.2 million to further establish Dwayne Johnson as one of the most bankable stars in Hollywood. San Andreas knocked last week's number-one,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st June 2015

Mila Kunis's Stalker Just Escaped From a Mental Facility

Mila Kunis's Stalker Just Escaped From a Mental Facility

Stuart Lynn Dunn, a man twice convicted of stalking the Hollywood actress Mila Kunis, has escaped from a mental health facility in Pomona. Mr Dunn left a secure facility around 8pm on Saturday, Los Angeles...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st June 2015

Vince Vaughn: "Banning Guns is Like Banning Forks"

Vince Vaughn: "Banning Guns is Like Banning Forks"

Vince Vaughn has thrown his support behind the Second Amendment - the right of American people to bare firearms - despite a spate of shootings in U.S schools recently. Vaughn, who stars in the new...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st June 2015

'The Americans' Wins Major Prize at Critics Choice TV Awards

'The Americans' Wins Major Prize at Critics Choice TV Awards

Spy drama The Americans was the surprise winner of the major prize at the 5th annual Critics' Choice TV Awards on Sunday, beating out rivals Game of Thrones, Orange is the New Black and Empire...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 1st June 2015

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

The trailer may have come across as a bit of a schmaltz-fest, though Al Pacino's curiously titled Danny Collins appears to have won over the critics. Pacino stars as an aging rocker whose manager uncovers...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 29th May 2015

Cameron Crowe's 'Aloha' Savaged by Critics - Like, Really Savaged

Cameron Crowe's 'Aloha' Savaged by Critics - Like, Really Savaged

Aloha, Cameron Crowe's return to the director's chair should have been glorious. A romantic comedy-drama starring Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Rachel McAdams, Bill Murray, John Krasinski, Danny McBride and Alec Baldwin? There's no excuse to...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 29th May 2015

Simon Pegg: "Me and Edgar Find It Hard to Write for Women"

Simon Pegg: "Me and Edgar Find It Hard to Write for Women"

Simon Pegg, the British actor and filmmake writing the new Star Trek screenplay, says he and long-time collaborator Edgar Wright find it difficult to write for women. Pegg's latest movie, Man Up, is a romantic...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 29th May 2015

Jamie xx: "Weed Just Makes Me Fall Asleep, Or Want to Be Sick"

Jamie xx: "Weed Just Makes Me Fall Asleep, Or Want to Be Sick"

Jamie XX, the superstar producer who describes himself as being a wholly introverted child, has spoken of his sharp rise to fame as he readies his second solo album, In Colour. Real name Jamie Smith,...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 29th May 2015

BBC: Just When You Thought Reality TV Couldn't Get Any Worse

BBC: Just When You Thought Reality TV Couldn't Get Any Worse

The BBC has been forced to defend its new reality TV show which pits unemployed and low paid workers against each other for a cash prize. The corporation argued that Britain's Hardest Grafter is a...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Despite Oscar, Natalie Portman Was "Woefully Underprepared" for Black Swan

Despite Oscar, Natalie Portman Was "Woefully Underprepared" for Black Swan

Natalie Portman delivered her Harvard University keynote speech on Wednesday, reflecting on her time in Cambridge, Massachusetts, as well as her Academy Award winning career, which she says hasn't helped her feel any less insecure.Natalie...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Message to Westboro Baptist Church: Don't' Mess with JK Rowling

Message to Westboro Baptist Church: Don't' Mess with JK Rowling

The author of Harry Potter, J.K Rowling, has defended her recent tweet to the controversial Westboro Baptist Church over the legalization of same-sex marriage in Ireland. Rowling had initially taken to the micro-blogging site to...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Snoop Dogg Is Now a Feminist. So, That Happened.

Snoop Dogg Is Now a Feminist. So, That Happened.

Snoop Dogg claims to have reformed himself into a bit of a feminist after promising not to refer to women in derogatory terms in his new songs. That means you'll no longer be hearing the...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Pussy Galore to Return in Anthony Horowitz's James Bond Novel

Pussy Galore to Return in Anthony Horowitz's James Bond Novel

Pussy Galore, the lesbian gangster in Ian Fleming's Goldfinger, is to return to Anthony Horowitz's new James Bond tale Trigger Mortis. Pussy was last seen drifting off the coast of Canada.Anthony Horowitz has penned the...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Tracy Morgan Settles Undisclosed Sum with Walmart over Crash

Tracy Morgan Settles Undisclosed Sum with Walmart over Crash

Tracy Morgan and others injured in a crash with a Wal-Mart truck last year have reached an out-of -court settlement with the company for an undisclosed sum. Morgan, who stared in the TV show 30...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Suge Knight Refuses to Leave Police Cell and Face Judge

Suge Knight Refuses to Leave Police Cell and Face Judge

Suge Knight, the rap music mogul who is accused of robbery and murder in two separate cases, refused to leave his jail cell on Wednesday to face superior court judge Ronald S Coen in a...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Melissa McCarthy Delivers her Tour-de-Force with Stunning 'Spy'

Melissa McCarthy Delivers her Tour-de-Force with Stunning 'Spy'

With Bridesmaids, The Heat and Tammy, Melissa McCarthy has already established herself as one of the finest comedy actresses on the planet though in Paul Feig's latest movie Spy, the 44-year-old from Illinois has arguably...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 28th May 2015

Brian Freedman Is Against Nick Grimshaw Joining 'The X-Factor'

Brian Freedman Is Against Nick Grimshaw Joining 'The X-Factor'

Quotes from former X-Factor judge Louis Walsh this week indicate that the Irish music manager has been replaced by Radio 1 judge Nick Grimshaw on the singing contest, though the decision is already causing dismay...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th May 2015

Fox Working on 'The League of Extraordinary Gentleman' Reboot

Fox Working on 'The League of Extraordinary Gentleman' Reboot

20th Century Fox and Davis Entertainment are working on a TV reboot of The League of Extraordinary Gentleman following the distinctly lacklustre reboot in 2003. According to insiders, the series is likely to be far...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th May 2015

Frank Ocean Recorded New Album at Abbey Road Studios

Frank Ocean Recorded New Album at Abbey Road Studios

Frank Ocean's hugely anticipated second album appears to have been recorded, in some part at least, at Abbey Road studios in London. The French pianist Christophe Chassol told the BBC's Gilles Peterson that he collaborated...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th May 2015

Michael Gambon to Play Winston Churchill in 'Churchill's Secret'

Michael Gambon to Play Winston Churchill in 'Churchill's Secret'

The acclaimed British actor Michael Gambon is to play British Prime Minister Winston Churchill in a new film commissioned by ITV. The series goes into production in the UK next month and forms part of...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 27th May 2015

Coen Brothers and Co Choose 'Dheepan' as Palme d'Or Winner

Coen Brothers and Co Choose 'Dheepan' as Palme d'Or Winner

The Cannes Film Festival jury headed by the Coen brothers and including Jake Gyllenhaal and Sienna Miller has awarded Jacques Audiard the Palme d'Or for his movie Dheepan. The gritty drama tells the story of...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 26th May 2015

Morrissey Congratulates Ireland on Gay Marriage..But There's a Caveat.

Morrissey Congratulates Ireland on Gay Marriage..But There's a Caveat.

Morrissey has congratulated Ireland on its historic referendum result on gay marriage, though there's a "must do better" caveat. The former Smiths frontman shared a message on the True To You blog on Sunday after...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 26th May 2015

New Girl's Max Greenfield Joins 'American Horror Story: Hotel'

New Girl's Max Greenfield Joins 'American Horror Story: Hotel'

Max Greenfield, the American actor best known for playing Schmidt in Fox's New Girl, has joined the cast of Ryan Murphy's FX show American Horror Story: Hotel. The fifth season of the hit series will...

News posted in Movies / TV / Theatre on 26th May 2015

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Mid-Week Playlist: 15 Happy Tunes To Get You Through Work

Mid-Week Playlist: 15 Happy Tunes To Get You Through Work

From 'Happy' to 'Banana Pancakes', these are soaked in positivity.

Mariah Carey - With You Video

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Mariah Carey is the picture of glamour in the black and white video for her brand new single 'With You'. It's the lead single from her forthcoming...

Eminem - Venom Video

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Eminem draws attention to the negative response his 2017 album 'Revival' received in the video for his latest song 'Venom'; a song recorded for the...

Anna Calvi - All Saints Church, Hove 5.10.2018 Live Review

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