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Zoe Ball’s boyfriend found dead aged 40 at London flat

TV presenter Zoe Ball has said she is "devastated" following the death of her boyfriend. Antiques Roadshow cameraman Billy Yates, 40, was found dead by police at his flat in Putney, southwest London, on Thursday...

Kanye West ‘deletes Twitter and Instagram accounts’

US rapper Kanye West appears to have mysteriously deleted his Twitter and Instagram accounts with no explanation given. The Twitter page for @kanyewest, which had more than 27 million followers, now brings up a message...

Dolly Parton gives millions to Tennessee wildfire victims

Country music legend Dolly Parton has given nearly 900 families $10,000 (£7,700) each after they were forced from their homes by deadly wildfires in Tennessee last year. The singer-songwriter said the last payments had been...

Game Of Thrones announces plans for four spin-offs to add to ‘vast universe’

HBO has announced plans for four different spin-offs of hit TV show Game Of Thrones. Author George R R Martin has signed a contract with the broadcasters and four very talented writers to prolong the...

Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn get Hollywood stars in ‘wedding’ ceremony

Actress Goldie Hawn has said the double Hollywood star ceremony for her and Kurt Russell felt like a wedding. The rare double ceremony saw the two veteran actors' stars engraved side by side on the...

Orlando Bloom says Bourne-style female hero ‘long overdue’

Orlando Bloom told Sky News that lead roles for women like in his latest film Unlocked have been a long-time coming. The British actor plays a war veteran who meets Noomi Rapace's CIA interrogator as...

Student in Darth Vader costume sparks armed police alert at US school

Armed police evacuated a school after a student wearing a Darth Vader costume was mistaken for a potential attacker in a bullet-proof vest. Officers arrived at Ashwaubenon High School in Green Bay, Wisconsin, after a...

Timothy Spall ‘hesitant’ about playing unionist Dr Ian Paisley

Actor Timothy Spall told Sky News he was hesitant about taking on the role of Irish unionist Dr Ian Paisley for a new film. The Harry Potter star plays the politician in The Journey, which...

Australian MP knocks himself out laughing at TV comedy Veep

An Australian MP has been left with stitches after he knocked himself out while laughing at hit TV comedy Veep. Graham Perrett, a federal Labor MP in Queensland, was eating sushi at home while...

Adele tops under-30s music rich list

Adele is now the richest musician under 30 in Britain and Ireland, raising her personal wealth by nearly 50% since last year. The Take It All singer topped the Sunday Times Rich List in the...