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Grayson Perry’s ‘democratic’ Summer Exhibition

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Visitors to the Summer Exhibition take a picture against a colourful backdrop Grayson Perry has unveiled a colourful Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy. The Turner Prize-winning ceramic artist said he wanted to celebrate the “democratic rough and tumble” of the world’s largest open-submission show. He was asked to co-curate […]

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Is Ocean’s 8 a waste of talent?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe Ocean’s 8 cast were on the red carpet for the premiere in New York Critics have given broadly positive reviews to Ocean’s 8 – but some say it could have been so much better given the quality of the actors involved. Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Rihanna […]

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Lockerbie bombing TV drama ‘in development’

Image copyright AFPImage caption The airliner exploded and crashed over Lockerbie on 21 December 1988 A drama series about the 1988 bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie in Scotland is in development at Channel 4, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Oscar-winning director Kevin Macdonald is in charge of the project, which was originally […]

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Ofcom rejects Emmerdale murder scene complaints

Image copyright ITVImage caption Ofcom received over 100 complaints about the murder of Gerry Roberts Ofcom has rejected more than 100 complaints about a recent murder scene in Emmerdale. Ex-prisoner Gerry Roberts, played by Shaun Thomas, was killed by Lachlan White (Thomas Atkinson) in a scene broadcast last month. Gerry was lured to a B&B […]