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What we learned from Disney’s release schedule

Image copyright Disney/Kobal/ShutterstockImage caption Daisy Ridley in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (left) and Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana in Avatar Four Star Wars films, eight Marvel instalments, four Avatar sequels and a new Indiana Jones will be coming to cinemas over the coming years. Those movies and more have been set out in […]

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How three Twitter bans influenced Amanda Abbington

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Amanda Abbington has previously starred in Sherlock and Mr Selfridge To describe Amanda Abbington as outspoken would be putting it mildly. “Stupid people on Instagram that want massive gaps between their legs: Go and EAT a Toblerone is my advice to you,” is one of her more printable recent tweets […]

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YouTuber Austin Jones gets 10 year prison sentence

Image copyright Austin Jones/Facebook A former YouTube star has been sentenced to ten years in prison in the US after pleading guilty to a charge of receiving indecent images of children. Austin Jones admitted encouraging six underage girls to send him sexually explicit videos in private messages, telling some they needed to “prove” that they […]

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Chernobyl disaster: ‘I didn’t know the truth’

Image copyright Sky UK Ltd/HBOImage caption Trying to get behind the propaganda – Jessie Buckley as Lyudmilla Ignatenko and Emily Watson as Ulana Khomyuk It was the site of the world’s worst nuclear accident. In 1986, a reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power station in then Soviet-controlled Ukraine exploded, sending a radioactive plume across Europe. […]

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Lewis Capaldi: I don’t think I’m a pop star

By Paul Glynn BBC Entertainment reporter Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionLewis Capaldi on fame, funny posts and sad songs For a man with the biggest sad song of the year, some of Lewis Capaldi’s social media posts have been among the funniest. There was the time when the Scots singer-songwriter – […]