Another busy week in the entertainment world has ended, including the deaths of a rock ‘n’ roll legend and a great crime writer; news about former and future Top Gear hosts; and a new resident of Sesame Street.
Here’s a round-up of some things you might have missed:
[ad_1] Image copyright Alex Bailey/Netflix Sitting in a trailer on the set, the producer of Netflix’s The Crown declines to tell me how much it all costs. But a member of the crew later chortles that they “spent £750,000 yesterday”. It looks like a film, costs as much as a film and, according to executive […]
Image copyright Alastair MuirImage caption John McCrea plays Jamie New in the show, inspired by Jamie Campbell West End musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie will be turned into a feature film, it has been announced. The show – about a 16-year-old boy from Sheffield who wants to be a drag queen – has also just […]
Image copyright ShutterstockImage caption Peter Armitage had previously spoken about beating bowel cancer Coronation Street actor Peter Armitage, who played Bill Webster on the show, has died aged 78. The actor first appeared on the long-running series, as Kevin Webster’s father, more than 30 years ago. No cause of death has been given, although four […]