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Channel 4 will create more shows fit for young viewers to avoid privatisation

Channel 4 has today revealed the network will begin to bring in more 'noisy and disruptive' digital programming aimed at younger viewers, like the Bake Off, in a bid to stave off privatisation


Phoebe Bridgers opens up about first-ever Grammy nominations

Indie darling Phoebe Bridgers has reacted to her four Grammy nominations, which include Best Rock Performance ("Kyoto"), Best Rock Song ("Kyoto"), Best Alternative Music Album (Punisher), and Best New Artist. Speaking to The New York Times, Bridgers opened up about where she was when she heard that she'd been nominated. "I was in bed with a migraine – these things give me a lot of anxiety. Then I saw all these messages from my mom – she was...


Strictly's JJ Chalmers opens up on battling painful leg infection but vows to continue dancing

Strictly Come Dancing star JJ Chalmers has revealed he's been in horrific pain after a piece of shrapnel in his leg became infected.


Kristin Cavallari: My kids are the best thing that ever happened to me

Kristin Cavallari says her children are the “best things that ever happened” to her, as she marked Thanksgiving on Thursday (26.11.20).


Lewis Hamilton: ‘I started experiencing racism aged five’

Formula One star Lewis Hamilton has said he started experiencing racism aged five - adding he is determined to campaign for equality so his young relatives don’t “experience what I experienced.” The sportsman, who made headlines when he took the knee at the Austrian Grand Prix in July in protest against racial inequality, said he did so as he “couldn’t stay silent” about racism. 


Friends star Matthew Perry announces he is engaged

Wedding bells are in the air! Matthew Perry revealed he is engaged on Thursday


From the Stars with Love: their most expensive gifts ever


I'm A Celebrity blunder sees Ant and Dec 'stuck' behind locked door on air

I'm A Celebrity stars Ant McPartlin and Dec Donnelly were in hysterics thanks to a set issue as they began the latest show


Best Star Wars Black Friday gift deals

Check out these Black Friday Star Wars deals on great gifts for the holidays


Suicide Squad's Cara Delevingne shaved her head for new movie Life in a Year with Jaden Smith

"I wanted to do as much as I could to do it authentically."


I'm a Celeb fans finally get their wish granted as AJ and Shane team up

"I can smell the drama already."


Derry Girls' Dylan Llewellyn to star in new Channel 4 comedy from makers of Stath Lets Flats

It's a six-parter set during the first year of university.


Matthew Perry is engaged!

Matthew Perry is engaged to Molly Hurwitz, after the pair have been dating since 2018


Christmas TV: Pixar's iconic film Coco is set to warm nations' hearts on Christmas Day

EXCLUSIVE: Pixar film Coco is set to warm the nations' hearts when it airs on BBC1 on Christmas Day - here's a look at the trailer


Jamie Cullum: ‘Nothing is under our control and I’m quite comfortable with that’

Remind Jamie Cullum that he’s one of the UK’s biggest-selling jazz artists of all time, and he’ll likely wince. While, yes, the eternally youthful musician has shifted millions of albums, he wishes the title came with a caveat. “My music has as much in common with pop as it does with jazz,” he points out. “That’s something I’ve always tried to be honest about.” He’s not surprised that his early, media-peddled image as a jazz wunderkind still...


I'm a Celebrity's Vernon Kay and wife Tess Daly's cutest couple moment

I'm a Celebrity star Vernon Kay and Strictly's Tess Daly raise daughters Phoebe and Amber together – see their sweetest photos over the years


12 Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Rebels episodes to watch to fully understand The Mandalorian

Find out about Mandalorian history, Bo-Katan Kryze, Sabine Wren, and more


Who’s that kid? Can you recognize these stars in their younger years?


Lorde calls for action after witnessing climate change first-hand on Antarctica trip


Amber Heard: the life of a troubled actress


The real names of your favourite celebrities

Here are the names you might not recognise


Strictly's Ranvir Singh and Giovanni Pernice talk 'passion' amid romance rumours

Strictly Come Dancing stars Ranvir Singh and Giovanni Pernice were grilled over their closeness on It Takes Two, after a steamy performance last weekend


Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas thinking about second baby

Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are reportedly thinking about having another baby, just four months after they welcomed their daughter Willa.


Kristen Stewart says she feels ‘protective’ of Princess Diana ahead of playing her

Kristen Stewart has said she feels “protective” over Princess Diana ahead of playing her in the upcoming film, Spencer. Speaking to Jimmy Kimmel on his namesake chat show, the actor explained that despite the fact she was just seven years old when the Princess of Wales died, she feels connected to her. "I was really young, [I] didn't know what was going on," she told the TV host before adding that it's hard “not to feel protective of her. She...


The residents of Sleaford have released a Christmas single! 🎅

They've teamed up to bring joy to the local area


Covid vaccine ‘saviour’ Dolly Parton performs at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Legendary performer Dolly Parton was featured during a very different Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday morning. Though she did not appear live in New York City, the singer did perform in a pre-recorded segment from Nashville alongside her band. Parton – adored by fans for her music, movies and charities – has been awash in adulation for donating $1m to Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine. The Nashville legend sang her rendition of “Holly...


FLOHIO: Fashion’s favourite rapper on style, skipping and setting her eyes on the Mercury Prize

The poster on the wall in FLOHIO’s bedroom is a cartoon of a member of the rap crew A$AP Mob, drawn in the style of Casper the Friendly Ghost, whose T-shirt reads: “This is my last year being broke.” When was that for her? “That was about two years ago,” she says, and laughs. In 2018, Naomi Campbell picked the south London rapper in Vogue magazine among “10 rising female stars reimagining our future”, and things have been going pretty well since...


Lily Allen cooks up a Thanksgiving feast for husband David Harbour

The singer, 35, pulled out all the stops for Thanksgiving on Thursday with the star sharing a snap of her decadent spread in honour of her American husband David Harbour, 45.


Justin Timberlake donates van to teenager with cerebral palsy

Justin Timberlake has donated a wheelchair-accessible van to a teenager with cerebral palsy, after his family launched an online funding initiative for the vehicle.


BBC admits Jack Whitehall 'dwarf joke' did not meet 'harm and offence' guidelines

The BBC has upheld complaints from viewers objecting to a stand-up routine about a dwarf.


Racing great Hamilton, fundraiser Captain Tom top GQ awards

Racing great Hamilton, fundraiser Captain Tom top GQ awards


Jamie Oliver on why he would never do I'm a Celebrity

He'd smash those eating trials, surely?


Paul Mescal among the GQ Men of the Year Award winners

Paul Mescal was among the winners at the 2020 GQ Men of the Year Awards on Thursday (26.11.20), as he took home the gong for Breakthrough Actor.


Bill Murray’s brother Ed, who inspired Caddyshack, dies

Ed Murray, a brother of the actor Bill Murray who inspired the 1980 cult comedy Caddyshack, has died. A statement by William Murray Golf, the Murray family’s golf wear company, said: “It’s with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of the legend Ed Murray. “His loss is a hole that will never be filled. Thank you for always being so gracious, Ed. Our hearts are with his lovely family. Rest in paradise, to a true family man and a...


BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Tuppence goes to Tinseltown

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Each morning Tuppence Middleton would draw back the curtains in her room at the fabled Villa Carlotta, nestled beneath the Hollywood sign, and gaze out.


Ayda Field's Thanksgiving dinner deserves an award

Ayda Field's Thanksgiving dinner is really something!


Netflix’s 20 biggest critical flops, from Emily in Paris to Rebecca

For those who have a masochistic streak, there are few things more fulfilling than hate-watching awful films and TV shows. And there are plenty of them: this week, Ben Wheatley’s lavish yet weirdly empty adaptation of Rebecca appalled critics and fans alike – from Armie Hammer’s custard suit to the cringey script. And earlier this month, Emily in Paris hit screens, inspiring a deep hatred in critics who condemned it for “caricaturing” French...


Matthew Perry engaged


The Chase's Anne Hegerty takes a swipe at new quizzer

When asked if she wanted another Chaser, Anne said that was a 'tricky' question as the more people on the show the less money each could possibly earn.


Holly Willoughby makes hilarious blunder on This Morning leaving Phillip Schofield in stitches

This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby had a slip of the tongue when discussing Blackpool on the show.


Meghan Trainor: It's spooky being pregnant amid coronavirus pandemic

Meghan Trainor says it’s “spooky” being pregnant amid the coronavirus pandemic, as she isn’t sure what the future will hold.


Sheridan Smith 'to be a judge on ITV's Stars In Their Eyes reboot'

The actress, 39, has reportedly landed a role as a judge on the rebooted version of Stars In The Eyes, with the show set to return to ITV next year.


Gloria Estefan struggled to record new album following mother's death


Nicole Kidman struggling to support her children through their pandemic emotions


Loose Women’s Christine Lampard jokes about Frank’s huge salary in ‘breadwinner’ chat

Christine Lampard and the Loose Women panelists were discussing whether it mattered who earned the most in a relationship


I'm A Celeb fans fear Hollie Arnold will be first star axed in brutal elimination

EXCLUSIVE: I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! viewers have voted Hollie Arnold as the first star to be eliminated from Gwrych Castle in a brand new Mirror Online survey


Jay Z to produce Netflix thriller film described as 'The Firm meets Get Out'

Iconic rapper Jay Z is set to produce a Netflix thriller entitled Forty Acres, adapted from the novel of the same name by Dwayne Alexander Smith, described as The Firm meets Get Out


A$AP Rocky delivers 120 meals to homeless shelter that cared for his mum


The Prom: Full Trailer For Ryan Murphy's Musical Movie

As we write this, it's Thanksgiving Day across the pond, and given the year...


Game of Thrones' Emilia Clarke improvised key speech - and nobody noticed

Emilia Clarke has some impressive knowledge of Valyrian.