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Madonna takes daughter Mercy James to the skate park for her birthday

She turned 15 on Saturday and Madonna has shared how her family celebrated the birthday of her adopted daughter Chuifundo Mercy James.


'A culture of fear': inside a shocking film on how cheerleaders are treated

Maria Pinzone thought she had landed her dream job when, in 2012, she successfully auditioned for the Jills, the cheer squad for her beloved hometown NFL team, the Buffalo Bills. Pinzone had long dreamed of cheering in the NFL, but as the season went on, parts of the job began to unsettle her. The job required hours on hours of practice and dozens of community events, all unpaid. The Bills made more than $250m as an organization that year, but...


Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy have finalised their divorce

Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy have been granted a divorce, nine months after their split.


Gary Barlow is hopeful Take That will reunite as a five-piece in the future

Gary Barlow believes Take That will be a five-piece again the future because ex-members Robbie Williams and Jason Orange will eventually want to come "home".


The Billboard Music Awards 2021 will take place in May

The Billboard Music Awards 2021 will go ahead on May 23, 2021, it has been confirmed.


Emmerdale: Jimmy receives a shock

What does Juliette want?


Netflix secret codes: How to access hidden films and TV shows on the streaming service

You might think you’ve exhausted everything there is to watch on Netflix. The chances are, though, that there are probably a large quantity of films and TV shows you’ve never come across while searching through the streaming service’s extensive library. Unless you spend hours scrolling through, the titles that are highlighted are based on the previous things you’ve watched or added to your list. But, if you fancy watching something from a genre...


Harry Potter TV Series Rumours Have Left Fans Seriously Torn

Harry Potter and The Inevitable Streaming Service Cash-In is reportedly a go. A live-action TV series based on J.K. Rowling’s seven fantasy novels is in “extremely early stages” at HBO Max, according to multipleoutlets. Executives at the recently reinvigorated streamer have “engaged in multiple conversations with potential writers exploring various ideas that would bring the beloved property to television,” according to The Hollywood Reporter,...


The sexiest Australian stars

You may be surprised to know that Australia is home to a plethora of celebs. Indeed, over the years the country has proven itself to be a fertile breeding ground for actors, singers and models. Here are 30 Aussie stars that impress both with their talent and their good looks.


37 celebrity couples you forgot were once dating

Sorry, but... Keira Knightley and Jamie Dornan were once a thing?


Zack Snyder opens up about his original exit from Justice League

"I think there's a different world where I stayed and kind of tried."


John Boyega says that major franchises are 'luxury jail' for actors

John Boyega has said that major franchise movies are little more than 'luxury jail' for actors. Boyega was plucked from relative obscurity in 2014, when J.J. Abrams cast him in the role of Finn, the defecting stormtrooper in Star Wars reboot movie The Force Awakens. Having gone on to appear in the sequels The Last Jedi and then The Rise of Skywalker, the London-born star now knows a thing or two about major franchises. He also appeared in the...


Have You Seen This Bizarre Deleted Scene From Titanic?

Honestly, no wonder it was left on the cutting room floor.


Veganuary dropouts: Stars who are no longer vegan

Every January, many attempt to ditch meat and adopt a plant-based diet for Veganuary. The vegan diet has many advantages; it’s healthy, good for the planet, and saves a lot of animals. But not all who start out on January 1 stay vegan forever. Here are ten stars who went back to their old diets…


'I'd run 18 miles before a gig': Johnny Marr compares his running to Forrest Gump

Johnny Marr has compared himself to Forrest Gump as he likes to go for long runs before going on stage.


Misha Green will write and direct Tomb Raider sequel

Misha Green is to write and direct the 'Tomb Raider' sequel which sees Alicia Vikander return to the role of Lara Croft.


Harry Brant’s siblings reflect on his sudden death at age 24


TV tonight: Marcella infiltrates an organised-crime family in Belfast

Marcella 9pm, ITV Anna Friel returns for the third season of the gritty and gruelling police drama. Following the revelation at the end of the last series, it finds the titular detective (Friel) living undercover in Belfast as Keira Devlin, having infiltrated the notorious Maguire crime family while getting to grips with her mental health problems. We join the story as Marcella inches her way further into the Maguire clan and becoming...


Ioan Gruffudd's wife Alice Evans announces shock split: 'My husband doesn't love me'

Ioan Gruffudd’s wife Alice Evans shares candid message revealing he has announced he is leaving their family


Jared Leto recalls discovering pandemic two weeks late: ‘It was like a zombie apocalypse’

Jared Leto has described finding out about the pandemic when the US was already in a state of lockdown. The Oscar-winning actor revealed last year that he had been staying in a 12-day “silent meditation” retreat when quarantine was first imposed last March. “The idea is that you go away, you get rid of your phone, you get rid of distractions, you get rid of everything and you just meditate,” he told Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show. “When I went...


FKA Twigs 'faced racist abuse' from fans during Robert Pattinson romance

Singer FKA Twigs claims she faced vile racist abuse during her romance with Robert Pattinson,


The Masked Singer's John Thomson Gets Real About Performing As Bush Baby: 'It Was Hell On Earth'

John Thomson has spoken out about the reality of filming on The Masked Singer, following his elimination over the weekend. The former Cold Feet star became the fifth celebrity to be unmasked on Saturday night’s show, which came as a surprise to a lot of viewers, who hadn’t expected to see John under the Bush Baby costume. But while The Masked Singer has gained a reputation as one of most ridiculous and silliest shows on TV, it seems that...


Elizabeth Chambers 'holding on for dear life' amid Armie Hammer's scandals

Elizabeth Chambers is trying to "maintain a sense of normalcy" in the wake of her divorce from Armie Hammer.


First Dates: 29 Things You Probably Never Knew About The Channel 4 Dating Show

Being set up with a stranger then having your first date filmed and shown to millions on TV is the stuff of nightmares for many of us, but nearly nine years on from its debut, First Dates is still managing to find people to do exactly that. The hit Channel 4 show returned for its latest series earlier this month, complete with some new faces and a brand new restaurant, after packing up its London eatery and heading to Manchester. To celebrate...


One royal family member actually "loved" their portrayal in The Crown

The rest of the royal family have had a err, mixed, response...


Peter Andre's wife Emily celebrates good news after detailing COVID battle

Peter Andre's doctor wife Emily receives first dose of COVID vaccine after detailing 'unpleasant' side effects of the virus


Amanda Holden admits Britain's Got Talent shouldn't go ahead without studio audience

Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden thinks it would be right to call off the show this year if it's not safe to film in front of a live audience, but she admits negotiations are still ongoing


Netflix's You season 3 casts Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star Scott Michael Foster

But will the newcomer be a friend or foe of Joe Goldberg?


Everything You Need To Know About Bridgerton's Regé-Jean Page

Did you know the actor was in a band as a teenager?


Ben Affleck breaks silence following his split from Ana de Armas

Ben Affleck breaks his silence on social media following his split from girlfriend Ana de Armas


Coronation Street: Peter begs Carla for a second chance

Will she agree?


5 popular theories about Harry Potter TV show

Are you excited that there might be a Harry Potter TV show? See the most popular suggestions for what the series might cover


FKA twigs to release new song Don't Judge Me with Headie One and Fred Again

FKA twigs has announced her next single, 'Don't Judge Me', featuring Headie One and Fred Again.


Charlotte Dawson announces she's gone into labour after 'sexy time' and spicy Nando's

Charlotte Dawson and Matthew Sarsfield are hours away from welcoming their first child together


Tim Allen and Richard Karn reunite for Home Improvement-inspired game show

Former 'Home Improvement' co-stars Tim Allen and Richard Karn are reuniting for new game show 'Assembly Required'.


Lily Collins let 'dark thoughts' dictate life during eating disorder

Lily Collins admits to allowing "darker thoughts" to dictate her life during her eating disorder struggle.


Justin Timberlake doesn't want to be 'weirdly private' with her kids

Justin Timberlake doesn't want to be "weirdly private" about his kids - Silas and Phineas.


Katie Price's daughter Bunn is lauded for connection with Harvey

The widely-praised BBC One film documented the highs and lows of Harvey, whose father is Dwight Yorke, transitioning into adulthood a


Dakota Johnson will be in therapy for 'the rest of her life'


Katie Price Applauded By Viewers Of Moving Harvey And Me Documentary: 'An Exceptional Mum'

Katie Price has won praise from viewers after her BBC documentary Katie Price: Harvey And Me aired on TV. The one-off doc followed Katie and her eldest son Harvey Price – who is partially blind and has Prader-Willi syndrome, autism and other learning and behavioural difficulties – as he celebrated his 18th birthday, as well as searching for a residential college where he can live now he is in the adult care system. During the candid documentary,...


Rochelle Humes' first engagement ring is hidden – did you spot it?

Rochelle Humes engagement ring: find out where the This Morning star keeps the first love heart ring Marvin Humes gifted her.


Chloé Zhao makes history as first female to win Palm Springs International Film Awards Director prize

Chloé Zhao has become the first female in Palm Springs International Film Awards history to be honoured with the Director of the Year prize.


Zendaya, from Disney to Euphoria: see how she changed over time


Emma Roberts Shares Adorable Photo Of Baby Rhodes Asleep On Her Shoulder

His button nose is the star of the snap


EastEnders' Mick to grow increasingly worried about Tina

Will he discover what really happened to her?


Netflix’s 20 biggest critical flops, from Rebecca to Emily in Paris

For those who have a masochistic streak, there are few things more fulfilling than hate-watching awful films and TV shows. And there are plenty of them: Ben Wheatley’s lavish yet weirdly empty adaptation of Rebecca appalled critics and fans alike last year. When Emily in Paris hit screens, it inspired a deep hatred in critics who condemned it for “caricaturing” French people as “vile snobs”. But fans still inhaled both of these abominations...


Black images matter: Shade, the powerful podcast unpicking the tumult of 2020

Lou Mensah spent the 1990s working in PR but her favourite part of the job was not the to and fro with clients. What she really liked was meeting and briefing photographers. So when she fell ill at one point, a friend gave her a camera and said: “If you’re well enough to go out today, just take some pictures.” And Mensah did. Six months later, another friend submitted that work to a competition Alexander McQueen and Nick Knight were judging. To...


Kyrgyzstan ballads, Okinawa folk, Ugandan hymns … the album rewriting global music history

Imagine an anthology of 20th-century music making that purposely ignored pop, rock, jazz, blues, country, classical and opera. Cue outrage, at least from English-speaking listeners. But away from the western canon that has come to dominate our conception of music-making, much of the world was busy creating swathes of very different, extremely beautiful music. These overlooked styles are collated on a new 100-track compilation, An Alternate...


After Audition: Takashi Miike's rehearsal-room shocker Over Your Dead Body

The prolific Japanese director Takashi Miike is best known for his 1999 horror film Audition, in which a widower advertises a role in a fake movie production, intending to choose a wife from those who apply. The backdrop of the screen industry suggests that his casual misogyny is symptomatic of a wider social disease. Fifteen years later, Miike released Over Your Dead Body, a sort of companion piece, following a group of theatre actors in and...


The X-Men movies, ranked! From New Mutants to Logan

Fox's series has come to an end – so we've ranked all the X-Men movies from worst to best