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A Netflix film, statue and a newly discovered first edition: joy at celebrations of Aphra Behn

The striking name of the playwright and novelist Aphra Behn, pioneering queen of English literature, remains largely unrecognised outside academia and the theatre. But this summer, almost 400 years after her birth, Behn’s talents are being celebrated, and especially in her home town of Canterbury. Her extraordinary and mysterious career is being marked by a Netflix film, a statue, a revived play and – the cherry on the cake – by the discovery of...

20 hit songs that major artists passed on

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The best Friend: How Lisa Kudrow became one of our greatest living comedians

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The stars of Downton Abbey reunite for the press night of Hello Dolly.

The stars of Downton Abbey reunite for the press night of Hello Dolly. The guests included Lesley Nicol, Jim Carter, Sophie McShera, Bessie Carter and Phyllis Logan

‘I lied to get the part’: Melvyn Hayes on his ‘angry young man’ beginnings – and It Ain’t Half Hot Mum

One day in 1957, Melvyn Hayes was on the set of a film called Woman in a Dressing Gown when a man sat down next to him. “I was getting paid £5 a day and I’d been on location for three days,” the actor recalls. “All I had to do was walk up to a house and put a newspaper through a letterbox. That was my part. Finished. I said to this bloke, ‘I can’t believe the waste of money on this film. Take me. You could have got a newspaper boy on £1 a day to...

Manchester City owner strikes deal with Sony Pictures Television

The owner of Premier League champions Manchester City has signed a deal with Sony Pictures Television to co-develop and produce new original scripted, nonfiction, and kids’ projects.

25 of the Most Iconic Hollywood Friendships

Some have been going strong for decades.

‘Some bands are really taking the mick’: Paul Heaton’s plan to make the £35 arena tour pay

Pop concerts these days can be breathtakingly expensive. Prices for a ticket for Taylor Swift’s soon-to-return sold-out Wembley Stadium shows this summer ranged from £59 to £195, with VIP packages reaching £662. Available tickets to see Irish group The Corrs at Glasgow’s OVO Hydro arena in November cost between £77 and £193, including fees. Meanwhi...

Bob Newhart’s Button-Down Mind: how the greatest comedy album of all time was made

The comedian Bob Newhart, who has died aged 94, was both a legendary comic actor and one of the most beloved American public figures of the past century. His skill lay in finding unexpected and subversive twists on the everyday that could reduce his adoring audiences to helpless tears of laughter. Nothing if not an innovator, he changed expectation...

The Best Open World Games You Can Play on the PS5

The best open-world games on the PlayStation 5 push the system to its absolute limits, offering players some of the most stunning locations in gaming.

Olympics fans slam controversial new sport: 'Not interested, no thanks'

'I tried to watch it... Not interesting.'

Steve Wright: What is peritonitis and how can it kill?

Steve Wright: What is peritonitis and how can it kill? - DJ Steve Wright died from acute peritonitis and a perforated gastric peptic ulcer, according to his death certificate

Suits: the best scenes in Meghan Markle's law firm drama – from therapy sessions to workplace kisses

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15 of the best movies based on true stories

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Best Sega Genesis Games

The Sega Genesis featured numerous video games that are still considered shining examples of the medium.

Recap: Big Twists Subvert Expectations In 'Miss Night And Day' Episodes 11 & 12

Miss Night and Day Episodes 11 & 12 were just what the show needed after a couple of slower-paced installments that seemed to be running out of road. The murder mystery is nicely upended here while the ongoing character dynamics continue to develop. There will surely be people watching this each week who want either more romance or more mystery, and it’s a balance that is never going to be achieved in a way that’ll satisfy everyone, but I do...

Stop joking about Netflix’s games and start playing them

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18 iconic songs you had no idea almost tanked

When you see this list of songs, you'll be surprised at which of your favorite bangers had a rough start.

Netflix adds fab feel-good period movie with 94 percent Rotten Tomatoes critic score

Check out Mrs Harris Goes to Paris on Netflix... it's sure to put a smile on your face

The Most Underrated TV Shows Ever

Under-the-radar gems that never got the fanfare they deserved.

Quit your day job: Actors who had other careers prior to acting

“Don’t quit your day job!” This is something skeptics say often, but some actors did not heed that advice. Many actors had success in other fields when their acting careers started to take off. Here are some of the actors who left other gigs by the wayside to keep us entertained.

Watch: BBC chief Tim Davie addresses Strictly future amid show scandal

Watch: BBC chief Tim Davie addresses Strictly future amid show scandal -

Legendary musician dies aged 90

Actress, 94, lands first leading role - and why she won't succumb to stereotypes

Even as the age of retirement continues to creep up for many, most people would assume they will have long finished work by the time they turn 94 - indeed think themselves lucky to even reach 94.

Ranking The Best Trader Joe’s Snacks

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Deadpool & Wolverine review – Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman’s sarky gagathon mocks the MCU back to life

Can the ailing Marvel Cinematic Universe franchise be redeemed with a metric tonne of frantically self-aware comedy? Now that fewer and fewer people care, can this summer tent pole persuade them to have a laugh at what they used to care about? Can the superhero genre get back on top with a gag riot from Ryan Reynolds’s wisecracking crime fighter Deadpool in an odd-couple action bromance with Hugh Jackman’s wizened Wolverine as his straight man,...

Can you spot the amazing nod to the AFL in the smash-hit superhero TV show The Boys?

The fourth season of the dark comedy-superhero series The Boys is thrilling fans - some of whom have picked up on a blink-and-you'll-miss-it reference to the AFL.

27 Movies So Bad, They're Actually Good

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Lead singers who are also exceptional musicians

Sure, there are plenty of lead singers who have earned critical and commercial success simply because of their voice. Then there are those who have the musicianship to go along with a legendary vocal ability.

The Best Beauty Looks From The Emmys 2017 Red Carpet

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11 best travel entertainment ideas and activities for kids

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Stranger Things criticised after Millie Bobby Brown makes point about her age

With the final season of Stranger Things on the horizon, there is massive anticipation for the conclusion of the hit Netflix show. The latest season (four) released in 2022 is the second-most-viewed series on the streaming giant with over 140,700,000 views. Plus, there is an award-winning stage production based on the show and plans for different s...

Thelma review – all-action ninetysomething hero brings comic revenge romp to life

At 93, Thelma (a likable, mischievous turn from veteran actress June Squibb), might not be as light on her feet as she used to be, but mentally she’s still sharp. Which is why, when she is conned out of her savings by a telephone scam artist, she decides to take action. Driving across town on a borrowed mobility scooter, the indomitable Thelma seeks justice. Meanwhile, her panicking family shriek at each other in a way that is probably meant to...

Artists and bands from the '90s who are still performing today

Nostalgia tours are big. Some still make new music even!

Time Bandits review – the gloriously fun return of a fantasy classic

Kevin’s bedroom quakes. His wardrobe starts to shudder. It opens … on to a scene of a Viking warrior being chased by some angry Saxons. The warrior leaps into the safety of Kevin’s bedroom and Kevin seizes his chance. “I was wondering,” he says to his bearskin-clad visitor, “if you could tell me why the Vikings suddenly stopped their murderous ways and adopted agrarianism?” Which is Kevin (Kal-El Tuck), an 11-year-old history fanatic, and the...

Dua Lipa rakes in profit for production firm as global popularity soars

Dua Lipa's increasing popularity across the world saw her production company rake in more than £20m in profit, it has been revealed.

Comedian Omid Djalili: You can’t joke about trans issues and climate change on social media

in which a celebrity reflects on the highs and lows of their lifeStand-up comedian Omid Djalili first made a splash at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 1995 with “Short, Fat Kebab Shop Owner’s Son”, a playful skewering of his experiences as a British-Iranian man. Now 58, the comedian has had a storied career, with dozens of comedy tours, his own sk...

One Direction perform EMOTIONAL Snow Patrol cover | Best of | The X Factor UK

After a tough week of rehearsals, One Direction put their all into this chilling performance of Snow Patrol's 'Chasing Cars', which ended up being one of the boys stand-out performances from their time on The X Factor. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/TXFSub Facebook: http://bit.ly/TXFFB Twitter: http://bit.ly/TXFTwi Instagram: https://bit.ly/3QAQxhe

Childish Gambino review, Bando Stone & the New World: Donald Glover’s alter-ego delivers an overgrown opus

Childish Gambino review, Bando Stone & the New World: Donald Glover’s alter-ego delivers an overgrown opus - 4/5 Actor and musician says goodbye to his musical persona with a 17-track album that’s as great as it is unwieldy

All the fashion from the season-three set of 'And Just Like That...'

See what Sarah Jessica Parker, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis and co have been wearing in New York

28 Child Stars Who Became Successful Adult Actors

They made the notoriously bumpy transition look seamless.

Best Local Co-Op & Split-Screen Nintendo Switch Games

Nintendo Switch offers a fantastic lineup of games for the whole family. Here are some great local multiplayer games.

Gabby Logan reflects on confidence-knock after ITV Sports ‘gave her job to a man’

Gabby Logan reflects on confidence-knock after ITV Sports ‘gave her job to a man’ - BBC presenter reflected on ‘cloud’ over ITV departure in 2006

Taylor Swift: Songbook Trail, V&A: Brilliantly told chronicle of a life lived in the spotlight

Peeking out from a gilded balcony in the Victoria and Albert Museum’s magnificent Raphael Gallery is a girl, no older than 19, dressed in a flowing red gown, ready to take a stroll around fair Verona. Those unfamiliar with Taylor Swift would be forgiven for glancing at the stark white mannequin and failing to picture the body that once wore this ve...

Our Fascinating Planet Series Binge, Part 4: Earth (featuring Demetri Martin)

Gifted educator and prolific television presenter Ted Rimmarniet explores unsolved mysteries of our home planet. Subscribe now: https://www.youtube.com/c/funnyordie?sub_confirmation=1 Get more Funny Or Die ------------------------------- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/funnyordie Twitter: https://twitter.com/funnyordie Instagram: http://instagram.com/funnyordie TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@funnyordie

Wolverine Sculpture Timelapse - Deadpool & Wolverine

A timelapse of sculpting Hugh Jackman as Wolverine in 'Deadpool & Wolverine'. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/Stevenrichter Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/StevenRichterArt Website: http://www.steverichter.org/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/richter_steven/ Monster Clay: https://amzn.to/2UftQVC Rebound 25 Silicone: https://amzn.to/2HFJtje Colormatch 325 Resin: https://amzn.to/ 0:00 Sculpting Wolverine 2:29 Molding 3:27 Casting 4:18 Painting 5:12 Hair 6:16 Eyes 7:12 Costume 9:08 Finished Shots Songs: Chariots of War - Aakash Gandhi Inception - Aakash Gandhi Cavalry - Aakash Gandhi A tale of Vengeance - Aakash Gandhi #wolverine #deadpool #marvel

The 20 greatest Netflix films

While Netflix has released some notoriously bad movies (looking at you, Tall Girl and 365 Days), there are plenty of great and critically acclaimed films on the streamer — if you know where to look.

Minecraft Things To Do If You're Bored

Players who have been playing a lot of Minecraft and getting bored should try out these fun new activities to spice things up.