Buoyed by the success of last summer’s Hyde Park gig, Jeff Lynne has put together only the second ELO album in 29 years.
Britain’s best known madam Cynthia Payne – who was nicknamed Madame Cyn – has died aged 82, her family has said.
When Alan Bennett offered the temporary use of his drive to a homeless woman in the 1970s, she parked her battered van outside his front door and stayed for 15 years.
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The seven-decade acting career of Warren Mitchell, who has died at the age of 89, was defined by a paradox and a frustration.
Phil Taylor, who has died aged 61, was not Motörhead’s first drummer, and he had not been part of the band’s lineup since 1992.
Adele’s record-breaking single Hello has spent three consecutive weeks at No 1 on the UK singles chart.
Hollywood has suddenly decided that the key to promoting diversity while ensuring safe box office is to gender-swap old movies.
A film about two transgender prostitutes in Los Angeles will knock your socks off!
A man I know, a friend of a friend, has fallen in love with ayahuasca, the hallucinogen used in tribal ceremonies in South America. Every so often he heads off to the rainforest, where he joins a retreat and purges his soul. He returns to London, and explains that he feels as though his self, his emotions, have been taken apart and reconfigured – as if he has become someone new.
It gives me the utmost joy to learn that someone who once wrote the line “Spread your wings and let me come inside” has become a knight of the realm.
Angelina Jolie is expected to take on the role played by Lauren Bacall in Murder on the Orient Express, in an upcoming remake of the 1974 classic, directed by Kenneth Branagh.