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The Rental review – predictable cabin-in-the-woods scares

Initial high hopes are dashed at the third-act stage of this disappointing cabin-in-the-woods horror-mystery in which actor Dave Franco (brother of James) makes his directorial debut, co-writing with mumblecore film-maker Joe Swanberg. Two couples rent an ocean-front beach house for a luxury weekend getaway: tech entrepreneur Charlie (Dan Stevens) and his partner Michelle (Alison Brie), with Charlie’s brother, Josh (Jeremy Allen White), and...


These Photos Of Lady Gaga Meeting Soldiers In Washington DC Has Everyone Making The Same Joke

Lady Gaga has been snapped in Washington DC ahead of her performance at Joe Biden’s inauguration, and the photos have certainly raised a smile on social media. The chart-topping singer was seen on Tuesday meeting with soldiers from the National Guard at the US Capitol, where she was rehearsing for her rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner ahead of the ceremony. Dressed in a long white coat, a matching face covering and a unique hairstyle, Gaga...


Silence of the Lambs stars Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins reunite to mark 30th anniversary

“Hello Clarice...”


Piers Morgan's wife Celia Walden mocks Trump amid Biden's inauguration

Taking to Instagram, the journalist, 45, posted a picture of two edible faces on sticks which appeared to be Trump, 74, and new president-elect Joe Biden, 78.


Meet the new arrivals on ITV's The Cabins

Four new faces are entering ITV's The Cabins looking for love – meet them here…


The inauguration music: Biden trumps Trump with singers you actually know

Whoever was in charge of booking the talent for President Biden’s inauguration clearly had an easier task than their counterpart in 2017. Donald Trump’s transition team promised the world a performance by Elton John. Instead, performers at various inauguration events included Tony Orlando, of Knock Three Times and Tie a Yellow Ribbon fame; a fading post-grunge band called 3 Doors Down; country singer Toby Keith; and a woman who came second on...


Celeb proposals that were surprisingly low-key – just like Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's

Celebrity low-key proposals including Ellen DeGeneres, Amy Schumer, Lisa Snowdon, Emily Ratajkowski and more.


30 celebrities targeted by Donald Trump on Twitter

Donald Trump frequently used Twitter as a means to insult opponents, critics, journalists and celebrities. Sometimes the tweets are in response to something a Hollywood actor or pop star has said, but often Trump’s invectives come seemingly out of left field, leaving the targeted celebrity—and social media users—confused, annoyed and amused about his intentions. Here’s a list of 30 famous people Trump has insulted on Twitter.


Christie Brinkley joyfully dances on the beach in a black bathing suit to celebrate milestone

Christie Brinkley took to Instagram and shared a beautiful set of photos of herself dancing with joy on the beach at sunset to celebrate a new era...


Neighbours star Barry Conrad on Kane and Hendrix's new story

Barry Conrad chats about the sinister storyline.


Stranger Things season 4: release date theories, trailer, Hopper's return, more

Stranger Things season 4 will turn the world Upside Down once again – we just don't know when


Jennifer Lopez Declares Let's Get Loud During Inauguration Performance

Jennifer Lopez was among the celebrity guest performers during Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday afternoon, performing a medley of This Land Is Your Land and America The Beautiful. However, it was the inclusion of a rather different song altogether that really caught people’s attention online. We’ve got three words. Let’s. Get. Loud. Jennifer Lopez belts out her version of "This Land Is Your Land" during the inauguration ceremony for...


EastEnders' Jake Wood's Instagram is HACKED

The actor, 48, previously documented his family life and career on social media, but a representative for the star has since confirmed he's attempting to regain access to his account.


'Palace Four' may have evidence about Meghan's letter, court hears

Meghan Markle, 39, is suing Associated Newspapers Limited for breach of privacy for publishing extracts of a letter she sent her father Thomas Markle, 76, after her royal wedding in 2018.


With passion and fashion, Lady Gaga delivers powerful anthem at inauguration

The Grammy winner sang into a golden microphone, delivering an emotional and powerful rendition of The Star-Spangled Banner.


Mindy Kaling considered nickname options when deciding upon daughter's name


Iain Stirling teases new Love Island 2021 location

Could Love Island follow in the footsteps of I'm a Celeb and relocate to the UK for its 2021 run? Find out here...


Stevie Wonder calls on Biden to launch commission on inequality: ‘It makes me physically sick’

Stevie Wonder has called on Joe Biden to launch a commission on inequality in the United States. The “Sir Duke” singer commemorated Martin Luther King Jr Day (18 January) by imploring the incoming president to tackle inequality issues in the US. Wonder – who had met King when he was 14 years old – shared a four-minute video on Twitter, in which he told fans that meeting his “true hero” is what encouraged him to “push the needle of love and...


Celebrity divorces and breakups in the past year


Who is Grand Designs star Kevin McCloud dating?

Does Kevin McCloud have a partner? Find out more about the Grand Designs star's love life...


Dakota Johnson's panic attack

Dakota Johnson had a "panic attack" before she sang for a new role in 'Our Friend'.


Hugh Jackman takes his French Bulldog Dali for a walk in New York City

Australian actor Hugh Jackman takes his pet dogs out for regular walks in his adopted home town of New York City.


Transformers star Josh Duhamel to replace Armie Hammer in upcoming rom-com

Josh Duhamel will join Jennifer Lopez


Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel raising new baby at private ski resort – see inside

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel home: see where the couple are raising their children Phineas and Silas at Yellowstone Club in Montana.


Snowpiercer renewed for season 3 ahead of season 2 premiere

How long will the train's journey last?


Ant McPartlin's fiancée's engagement ring cost the same as Pippa Middleton's – see photo

Ant McPartlin and Anne-Marie Corbett got engaged on Christmas Eve in 2020 – and Anne-Marie has now stepped out wearing a sparkling engagement ring, which can't be missed.


Ben Affleck 'still talks' to ex-girlfriend Ana de Armas

News that they split was reported Monday, with Ben Affleck seemingly confirming it by throwing away Ana de Arma's life-sized cardboard cut out of her hours later.


Cheryl Baker: COVID-19 left me 'broke'

Cheryl Baker has been left “broke” because of the coronavirus pandemic, as she says her inability to work amid the health crisis has left her struggling financially.


Alicia Vikander and Naomi Ackie join the BAFTA EE Rising Star Award Jury

Academy Award winner Alicia Vikander, BAFTA winner Naomi Ackie and BAFTA Film Committee member Jo Hartley were amongst the famous faces who joined this year’s BAFTA EE Rising Star Award jury panel to select the shortlist for the 2021 Award. Also on this year’s panel was a line-up of leading industry experts from across the media, from producer and director Anand Tucker to former ES Magazine Editor Laura Weir. The jury gathered via Zoom yesterday...


Viggo Mortensen: ‘The criticism of Green Book is based on a load of bulls***’

Viggo Mortensen is railing against the fate of Green Book. Peter Farrelly’s feelgood film seemed to have reached the Hollywood pinnacle when it picked up the Academy Award for Best Picture last year. Set in segregated Sixties America, it told the true story of the burgeoning friendship between a black classical pianist and his bigoted Italian-American driver. Mortensen himself was nominated for Best Actor. But, he tells me, bleakly, “It’s become...


Biden inauguration concert: Who is performing and what time is the show?

After Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, and Garth Brooks’ performances at President Joe Biden's swearing-in, Hollywood star Tom Hanks is set to host a primetime TV special featuring performances from Justin Timberlake, Demi Lovato, Jon Bon Jovi, and Ant Clemons. The special, titled “Celebrating America”, will run for 90 minutes and will be broadcast live on ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC, and MSNBC from 8:30–10:00 PM ET/PT. Follow Biden inauguration concert live:...


Big Bang Theory's Mayim Bialik auditioned because she needed health insurance

"I did not expect to be a regular on a television show."


What the cast of Cobra Kai look like in real-life

All the returning and new stars to season three of the Karate Kid spin-off series, Cobra Kai - from Ralph Macchio to Peyton List


Lady Gaga: from gogo-dancing to Joe Biden’s inauguration


Triple J’s Hottest 100: who will win Australia's biggest music poll?

After five years of consecutive financial growth, Australia’s multibillion dollar music industry ground to a halt this year. Livelihoods vanished overnight, tours and festivals months in the making were cancelled without notice nor recompense, and album releases became muted, distant affairs. Festivals were recast as super-spreader events. Dancing was banned. Many venues were shuttered and are unlikely to return. This year’s Hottest 100...


Lorraine Kelly cosies up in bed as she talks working from home

Lorraine Kelly shared a funny video of herself wearing pyjamas in bed as she spoke about working from home


Princess Eugenie baby name favourites revealed – and they're so cute!

Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank are expecting their first baby in February - but what name will they choose? These two monikers are favourites…


Meet the cast of season two of The Bay

The ITV crime drama is back on screens – see who makes up the cast here…


Cardi B to pen song about not having a driving licence

Cardi B has revealed via Twitter that she's planning to write a song about "the struggle" of not having a driving licence.


Meet Amanda Gorman, The 22-Year-Old Poet Laureate Who Stunned At The Inauguration

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 20: Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman speaks at the inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today’s inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) At the heels of President Joe Biden’s inauguration, many are commemorating one of the most notable changing of the guards in...


Penguin Bloom review – Naomi Watts and charming magpies star in heavy-handed film

Director Glendyn Ivin’s melodrama Penguin Bloom comprises two key plot strands – one involving a human and the other an animal – which have unsubtle intersecting metaphors. While vacationing in Thailand, Sam Bloom (Naomi Watts) falls off a ledge and becomes a paraplegic. Months after the accident, while she is in the throes of deep depression, her husband Cameron (Andrew Lincoln) and their three young boys (Griffin Murray-Johnston, Felix Cameron...


Call My Agent! series four review: celebrity cameos and gripping drama

Emily in Paris has nothing on Call My Agent! Five years before Emily’s cartoonish send-up of French working culture, Call My Agent! captured it in full force – complete with champagne-fuelled working lunches and volatile office politics – with a warmth and authenticity that only a French-made show could have. Now the drama/comedy is back for a fourth and final series, with a different writer (Fanny Herreo who wrote the first three series has...


Lisa Rinna almost suffers wardrobe mishap in low-cut silk nightwear as she celebrates inauguration

Reality TV star Lisa Rinna wowed her fans with a show-stopping inauguration celebration from inside her bedroom and you should see her dance moves


How Lady Gaga transformed from popstar to political powerhouse

It is an image which makes it abundantly clear that America is moving on from Trump. Lady Gaga stood at the inauguration belting out the Star-Spangled Banner in a blush pink skirt by so puffy that she could hardly walk in it, to celebrate her friend Joe Biden becoming President. She appeared nervous, growing in confidence as she went on, but it was a significant moment, as momentous as the enormous gold dove of peace brooch pinned to her chest...


Dancing On Ice's Faye Brookes covered in bruises as she falls over 'every day'

Former Coronation Street actress Faye Brookes confessed she's taken several tumbles during training for Dancing On Ice 2021, ahead of her first live skate


Paul Mescal reveals he spent his first Normal People pay cheque on drinks for cast

We love Normal People!


Joe Biden Inauguration: Lady Gaga Shares Poignant Meaning Behind Her Performance Outfit

Lady Gaga has explained the meaning behind the show-stopping outfit she wore to perform during Joe Biden’s inauguration. On Wednesday, the Oscar-winning star was one of the celebrity guests during Biden’s swearing-in ceremony, delivering a stunning rendition of the US national anthem. She also made an impression – as always – with her outfit, which included a navy blue blazer, giant red skirt and a gold dove brooch. Posting a close-up photo of...


Who Is Abigail Spencer? Everything You Need To Know About Meghan Markle’s Friend And Former Co-Star

The pair were friends long before Meghan became a royal.


Joe Biden's Inauguration Celebrated By US Stars Like Oprah Winfrey, Ariana Grande And Lin-Manuel Miranda

US stars including Oprah Winfrey, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ariana Grande have been celebrating on social media following Joe Biden’s inauguration. Since the ceremony on Wednesday, a number of public figures have been voicing their joy at seeing Biden and Kamala Harris sworn in as the new president and vice president, respectively. Tweeting a photo of Harris taking her oath, talk show legend Oprah wrote that she is “in tears watching this...


Why Good Grief is the lockdown distraction we all need

Fleabag's Sian Clifford returns to our screens for this touching romcom