Entertainment

Misery at 30: a terrifying look at the toxicity of fandom

“I’m your number one fan.” Innocent compliment or deranged admission? Thanks to Annie Wilkes, the wild-eyed, romantic potboiler-loving villain of Misery, the expression will always come off a bit creepy. Perhaps that’s unavoidable these days given the rise of toxic fandoms, yet before internet echo chambers bred hyper-obsessives en masse, Rob Reiner’s 1990 adaptation of the Stephen King novel plumbed the horrors of unhinged celebrity worship. 30...


Spider-Man 3 filming location throws Far From Home cliffhanger into question

Will Spidey be going back to school?


Stormzy signs to newly formed 0207 Def Jam record label

Stormzy has signed a deal with newly formed record label 0207 Def Jam. The label was launched recently by co-presidents Alex Boateng and Alec Boateng, Ghanaian-British twins who are music industry stalwarts. The grime artist’s previous studio album was released through #Merky and Atlantic Records UK. Stormzy is the first signing to be announced by 0207 Def Jam. The news was confirmed earlier today, with Universal Music describing Stormzy as a...


So, Why Is I'm A Celebrity Finishing Early This Year?

The final is on Friday.


AHS creator Ryan Murphy on why Netflix's The Prom is personal to him

The movie begins streaming next month.


Russell Watson struggles with trivia in I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! trial tonight

Russell Watson struggles to answer a question on ‘Harry Potter’ during his ‘I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!’ trial on Monday (30.11.20).


Kelvin Fletcher lands a new TV role in Death In Paradise

He's guest starring on the new series of the BBC crime drama


BTS 'Dynamite' costumes to light up U.S. music charity auction

BTS 'Dynamite' costumes to light up U.S. music charity auction


Carrie Underwood almost quit American Idol


Miley Cyrus gets festive in teaser for Amazon Music's Holiday Plays

Miley Cyrus well and truly gets into the festive spirit alongside rapper Lil Nas X as the trailer for her Amazon Music Holiday Plays is released on Monday.


Strictly's Jamie Laing arrives for rehearsals with Karen Hauer

The Made In Chelsea star, 32, cut a casual figure as he prepared to get back to work, donning a green and gold jacket and grey tracksuit bottoms.


Benedict Cumberbatch stars in new look at Louis Wain biopic

He is wearing quite the moustache!


Death in Paradise adds Call the Midwife star and more to new run

Saint Marie will be busy in series 10.


Taskmaster confirms Rylan Clark-Neal, Shirley Ballas and Nicola Coughlan for new line-up

Their time starts... now!


Strictly's Neil Jones reveals he's 'living apart' from 'cheating' girlfriend Luisa Eusse

Lockdown hasn't done anyone any favours


The 20 most hated TV finales of all time, from The Undoing to Seinfeld

A pitch-perfect series finale can often seal a show’s place in the pantheon of TV greatness. From classics like M*A*S*H and Cheers to recent examples like Mad Men and The Deuce, a great series finale is a sure-fire way of ensuring that a show’s reputation will endure. But what happens when TV creators get it wrong? The most recent series to make the list is starry Sky Atlantic thriller The Undoing . With a cast that included Hugh Grant and...


Cardi B Apologises For Hosting Thanksgiving Meal For 37 People Amid Pandemic

Cardi B has apologised for hosting a Thanksgiving meal for almost 40 people. US health officials had urged people not to get together to celebrate the holiday amid the pandemic. Cardi sparked controversy when she revealed on Twitter that she had hosted a large bash, writing: “12 kids and 25 adults over the holidays. It was lit!!” However, after a backlash from some fans, she added: “Sorry my bad wasn’t trying to make nobody feel bad. “I just had...


I'm a Celebrity's Russell Watson finally does Bushtucker Trial - and it looks like the worst one yet

Get a sneak peek of Russell Watson in perhaps the most gruesome trial yet


WATCH The Apex Singers for 'Snowed In at Home' - a festive broadcast from Stoller Hall

Singing group will perform festive favourites in a digital event from Stoller Hall at Chetham's School of Music


Goldie Hawn makes heartbreaking revelation about her grandchildren as she opens up about family life

Goldie Hawn has opened up about her family life and made a heartbreaking revelation about her grandchildren in an interview published in HELLO! magazine


Andrea McLean tearfully quits Loose Women live on air

She has been on the show for 13 years


Daredevil: Marvel fans are pushing for an MCU revival after Netflix rights to the franchise expire

Daredevil fans are campaigning for Marvel bosses to bring back Netflix’s superhero series. The streaming platform’s movie and TV rights to the Daredevil franchise expired yesterday (29 November) meaning that Marvel Studios can now legally step in to potentially produce further shows and films based on the blind superhero. Netflix’s Daredevil series starring Charlie Cox ran for three seasons beginning in 2015 before it was cancelled on 29...


Marvel's Mark Ruffalo shares Chadwick Boseman tribute with behind-the-scenes video

"Thinking of your passion, love, and your light today."


Kerry Washington: Fame won't stop me campaigning

Kerry Washington has vowed that her celebrity status will never stop her from participating in democracy.


Kelly Ripa shares glimpse inside her bedroom after making shock discovery with her children

Live with Kelly and Ryan star Kelly Ripa took to Instagram to share a glimpse inside her bedroom at her home in Manhattan, after making a shock discovery with her children


Rita Ora apologises for ‘inexcusable’ party after ‘paying £10k fine’ for breaking lockdown rules

The singer was pictured celebrating her 30th birthday with pals at a London restaurant this weekend


Gary Barlow seeks to make 'simple but sophisticated' music

Pop star Gary Barlow has revealed he aspires to make "simple but sophisticated" music.


Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 6-12

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 6-12: Dec. 6: Actor Patrick Bauchau (“The Pretender,” “Carnivale”) is 82. Country singer Helen Cornelius is 79. Actor James Naughton (“Hostages,” “Planet of the Apes”) is 75. Singer Frank Beverly of Maze is 74. Actor JoBeth Williams is 72. Actor Tom Hulce is 67. Actor Kin Shriner is 67. Talk show host Wil Shriner is 67. Drummer Rick Buckler of The Jam is 65. Singer Tish Hinojosa is 65. Country singer Bill...


The 'Saved By The Bell' Reboot Has Apologised To Selena Gomez Over Kidney Transplant Remarks

The storyline also mentioned Justin Bieber


Matthew McConaughey 'validated' by Oscar win

Matthew McConaughey felt "validated" when he won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 2014 for his role in 'Dallas Buyers Club'.


Craig David to perform on Top of the Pops festive special

Craig David is set to perform his and KSI's new track 'Really Love' on the annual 'Top of the Pops' Christmas special, where Dua Lipa and MNEK will also perform.


Dolly Parton plans to slow down work in 2021 after becoming ‘sick of herself’

Dolly Parton has announced her intention to slow down work in 2021, after becoming “sick of Dolly Parton”. The country icon is the star of a new Netflix Christmas film and has just released a new Christmas album, while she is the face of a number of different brands. But such saturation has led Parton to decide to retreat from the spotlight next year. “I’m sick of Dolly, ain’t you?” Parton told T Magazine. “With all the stuff coming out, it’s...


Celebrity supergroup Rig Aid seek Christmas number one

Rig Aid are seeking to top the charts with their charity single 'It’s Christmas Time (It’s Time to Lash)'.


Bruno Tonioli to take £125,000 pay cut for virtual Strictly Come Dancing appearances

Bruno Tonioli will take a £125,000 pay cut on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ this year, after he has only been appearing on the show virtually.


The Mayor of Twitter! Chrissy Teigen's funniest tweets

The model and TV personality turned 35 on November 30, 2020.The unofficial Mayor of Twitter is a regular fixture on 13.4 million people’s tweets. To celebrate her birthday and incredibly successful Twitter page, these are her funniest tweets to date…


7 exciting new shows coming to Netflix in December

Netflix is bringing out some top shows for December! Check out the new arrivals over the next few weeks


All The Books To Read Before They Hit The Big (Or Small) Screen

From You Should Have Known to The Duke and I, here's what to read now...


Dolly Parton says she 'cried all night' after turning down Elvis deal

Dolly Parton says she "cried all night long" after a deal for Elvis Presley to sing her song I Will Always Love You went sour.


Andrea Riseborough: ‘Communicating your worth is not biting the hand that feeds you’

It’s 2am in Butte, Montana, and Andrea Riseborough is showing me the snow. “Can you see it?” says the star of Birdman and Black Mirror, holding her phone up to the empty streets of the old copper mining town. “Strangely, it settled when the presidential election result was called. It just seems really calm and peaceful since.” The 39-year-old is halfway through a month of night shoots for a film called Please Baby Please, so she’s been on a...


Rita Ora apologises and pays £10,000 fine for ‘breaking rules’ to celebrate 30th birthday

Rita Ora has apologised for “breaking the rules” to attend a “small gathering with some friends” to celebrate her 30th birthday.


I'm a Celebrity's Hollie talks weight loss after leaving show

The Paralympian has dropped nearly a stone.


The Concord Art Prize launches in the UK

The Concord Art Prize has been launched in the UK.


Loose Women's Andrea McClean Quits Show After 13 Years

Andrea McLean has tearfully announced she is leaving Loose Women after 13 years on the panel. The presenter said she is leaving the ITV daytime show to focus on her website and lifestyle brand This Girl Is On Fire and will make her last appearance before Christmas. Speaking to her fellow panellists Linda Robson, Brenda Edwards and Saira Khan, Andrea revealed how the pandemic had made her reflect on her life. 


Enemies of the sheeple: why do pop stars fall for conspiracy theories?

In the Guide’s weekly Solved! column, we look into a crucial pop-culture question you’ve been burning to know the answer to – and settle it, once and for all At the 1967 Monterey pop festival, David Crosby of the Byrds treated the audience to his thoughts on the murder of JFK. “He was not killed by one man,” Crosby declared. “He was shot from a number of different directions by different guns. The story has been suppressed, witnesses have been...


Alison Hammond and Dermot O'Leary are CONFIRMED for This Morning

The incoming presenters will begin their new coveted jobs on January 8th, joining a lineup that also includes main hosts Phillip Schofield, 58, and Holly Willoughby, 39.


Royals you didn't know remarried: Prince Charles, Princess Anne, Duchess Camilla, more

Princess Anne, Prince Charles, Camilla Parker Bowles, Meghan Markle and more have all had more than one marriage.


Will The Crown show Princess Diana’s death? OLD

The fourth season of the hit royal drama The Crown debuted last week on Netflix, and saw newcomer Emma Corrin make her debut as Lady Diana Spencer. Viewers were impressed with Corrin’s performance as the princess, and the season, set during Margaret Thatcher’s time as prime minister, recreated Diana’s turbulent relationship with Prince Charles (played by Josh O’Connor). Diana’s death on 31 August 1997, in a car accident in Paris, remains one of...


Coleen Nolan's son Shane Richie Jr changes name to Nolan to support mum

The singer revealed why he had decided to change his surname to Nolan


Piers Morgan and Lorraine Kelly criticise Rita Ora for hosting birthday party in lockdown: ‘What message does it send to her fans?’

Piers Morgan and Lorraine Kelly have criticised Rita Ora for hosting a 30 person birthday party during lockdown. Guests including Cara and Poppy Delevingne were pictured attending Ora’s private 30th birthday party at a restaurant in Notting Hill on Saturday (28 November), despite meetings with people from other households being banned during lockdown. A Met Police spokesperson confirmed to The Sun that the police had been called to the event....


Elf has a remake with Big Bang Theory's Jim Parsons that you never knew about

It's even got Luke Skywalker!