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Will Hollywood ditch Depp over ‘wife beater’ ruling?
Johnny Depp attends the launch of his new Pogues documentary
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Will Hollywood ditch Depp over ‘wife beater’ ruling?

Industry experts say the actor’s critically acclaimed career is over - but high-profile friends claim he’ll be ‘vindicated’
3 Nov 2020
Harry and Meghan pitch mystery project idea to Hollywood
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Harry and Meghan pitch mystery project idea to Hollywood

The Sussex royals have been shopping their concept around tinseltown since June
20 Aug 2020
When will the world run out of new movies and TV shows?
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When will the world run out of new movies and TV shows?

Entertainment industry in crisis as coronavirus pandemic brings filming to a halt worldwide
11 May 2020
Reaction: Harvey Weinstein convicted of rape
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Reaction: Harvey Weinstein convicted of rape

Weinstein found guilty of sexual assaults including rape in #MeToo movement landmark
25 Feb 2020
Harvey Weinstein trial: who are the main figures?
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Harvey Weinstein trial: who are the main figures?

Outspoken judge and serial defender of men accused of abuse to take centre stage
23 Jan 2020
Who are the highest-paid male actors in 2019?
Dwayne Johnson
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Who are the highest-paid male actors in 2019?

Dwayne Johnson climbs into first place as last year’s winner George Clooney slips out of the top ten
22 Aug 2019
Why are Hollywood writers firing their agents?
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Why are Hollywood writers firing their agents?

Writers' union urges members to fire their agents in unprecedented move which could have huge consequences for entertainment industry
15 Apr 2019

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Oscars 2019: surprise wins for Olivia Colman and Green Book
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Oscars 2019: surprise wins for Olivia Colman and Green Book

British actress lands gong on night of upsets in Hollywood
25 Feb 2019
Golden Globes 2019: who is predicted to win?
Christian Bale in Vice
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Golden Globes 2019: who is predicted to win?

Dick Cheney biopic Vice has grabbed the most nominations but is up against juggernaut A Star Is Born
11 Dec 2018
Five things you didn’t know about Burt Reynolds
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Five things you didn’t know about Burt Reynolds

The mustachioed film legend has died at the age of 82
7 Sep 2018
Who are the highest-paid actors in 2018?
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Who are the highest-paid actors in 2018?

Male actors’ earnings dwarf their female counterparts’ in new Forbes list
23 Aug 2018
Trump’s Hollywood Star destroyed by man with pickaxe
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Trump’s Hollywood Star destroyed by man with pickaxe

Austin Clay had his bail paid for by the previous defacer of the star, James Otis
26 Jul 2018
What crimes has Morgan Freeman been accused of?
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What crimes has Morgan Freeman been accused of?

The veteran actor is facing numerous allegations of sexual harassment, including attempts to lift up the skirt of a production assistant
25 May 2018
The Rock and other celebrities on dealing with depression
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The Rock and other celebrities on dealing with depression

Former wrestler speaks of trauma following his mother’s suicide attempt when he was a teenager
3 Apr 2018
Female protagonists lose ground in Hollywood
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Female protagonists lose ground in Hollywood

Hollywood’s glass ceiling ‘remains firmly in place’ – but there was good news for black, Asian, and Latina women
23 Feb 2018
Oprah says she is not running for US president (in 2020)
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Oprah says she is not running for US president (in 2020)

Winfrey, 63, says White House run ‘is not something that interests me’
25 Jan 2018
Germaine Greer criticises ‘whingeing’ #MeToo campaign
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Germaine Greer criticises ‘whingeing’ #MeToo campaign

Feminist says actresses ‘spreading legs’ for roles is ‘tantamount to consent’
23 Jan 2018
Notes on a scandal: lessons learned in a post-Weinstein era
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Notes on a scandal: lessons learned in a post-Weinstein era

The fallout from Hollywood’s sexual harassment row is being felt far further afield
24 Nov 2017
Amazon executive drawn into Hollywood harassment scandal
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Amazon executive drawn into Hollywood harassment scandal

London and New York police investigate producer Harvey Weinstein
13 Oct 2017
Harvey Weinstein apologises after sexual harassment claims
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Harvey Weinstein apologises after sexual harassment claims

Democrats urged to return Hollywood producer’s political donations
6 Oct 2017
Hollywood's women get the worst lines
Shania Twain & Taylor Swift Recreate 'Thelma & Louise'
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Hollywood's women get the worst lines

A study finds female characters have fewer lines and mainly talk about family values
14 Aug 2017
Is the Star Wars spin-off film lost in space?
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Is the Star Wars spin-off film lost in space?

Ron Howard tipped to take over Han Solo project after directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller leave
21 Jun 2017
Hamilton: ODC X-03 continues long association with film
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In Review

Hamilton: ODC X-03 continues long association with film

From 2001: A Space Odyssey to Interstellar, Hamilton pioneered the placement of timepieces in films
4 Apr 2017
Five things you didn't know about Zsa Zsa Gabor
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Five things you didn't know about Zsa Zsa Gabor

The much-married actress-turned-socialite sang opera, wrote a novel and adopted a series of grown men
19 Dec 2016
Your chance to own a piece of cinematic history
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Your chance to own a piece of cinematic history

Denham Film Studios is to be transformed into a movie-inspired residential development
19 Jul 2016
Sexism in Hollywood: how women are fighting back
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Sexism in Hollywood: how women are fighting back

From pay gaps to a lack of meaningful roles, gender inequality is still rampant in the movie industry
23 Sep 2015
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