Celebrity

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $20m to tackle climate change

Leonardo DiCaprio has announced his foundation will give out $20m (£15m) to tackle the effects of climate change. The huge sum will be spread between more than 100 organisations supporting wildlife protection, marine conservation and...

Emmy Awards: The political tone has ruined the show

For all those who thought award shows were already ridiculous, the age of Donald Trump has also made them irrelevant. Let's face it - even in the infuriating universe of self-congratulatory awards shows, the Emmys...

Tomb Raider tones down the sexiness and ramps up the action – but it’s...

The new Tomb Raider trailer shows a fresh approach to a character considered the biggest sex symbol in the video-game world. Action-packed, grittier, darker and featuring a Lara Croft with a lot more clothes on,...

Terminator 6: Linda Hamilton returns after 26 years

Linda Hamilton will reprise her role as Sarah Connor in the sixth Terminator film, 26 years since her last appearance. According to The Hollywood Reporter, director James Cameron made the announcement at a private event...

Lost creator teases Watchmen series for HBO

The creator of hit TV shows Lost and The Leftovers has picked up an adaptation of cult graphic novel The Watchmen. Damon Lindelof, whose previous HBO show The Leftovers wrapped up its final season this...

Morrissey joins Twitter – what can we expect?

Morrissey has joined Twitter to coincide with the release of a single from his latest album Low In High School. The infamously testy singer and writer has strong views on subjects such as vegetarianism, bullfighting...

Collabro release Hurricane Irma charity single

Musical theatre group Collabro are releasing a charity single after one of its members was caught up in Hurricane Irma. The track, titled Lighthouse, will see all proceeds go to the Save The Children Emergency...

Could Kingsman star Taron Egerton be the next James Bond?

The sequel to spy flick Kingsman has hit UK cinemas - but is there a danger its main star could swap sides? At the London premiere of Kingsman: The Golden Circle, actor Taron Egerton said...

Learning 9 to 3: Dolly Parton releasing kids’ album

Country legend Dolly Parton is releasing her first ever children's album, 50 years since her debut. The 14-track record will be titled I Believe In You, and will be released as part of Parton's non-profit...

Emmys 2017: Handmaid’s Tale, Black Mirror, Veep among big winners

The Handmaid's Tale, an episode of Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror and Veep have won the top prizes at the Emmy awards on a night dominated by jokes about President Donald Trump. Reading-born Brooker scooped two accolades...