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1 hr ago | Romsey Advertiser

Human rights champion Bamber dies

Leading figures from the charity world and film stars Colin Firth and Emma Thompson, have paid tribute to the "human rights icon".


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12 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

Fringe comedy award shortlist revealed

THE finalists for an annual award that has helped Edinburgh Fringe performers on their road to comedy superstardom have been announced.


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Wed Aug 20, 2014


Stars Back Bame Campaign

Daniel Craig , Idris Elba and Emma Thompson are among the stars who have signed an open letter to a group of British broadcasters urging them to include more black, asian and minority ethnic actors in their programmes.


Related Topix: Skyfall, Daniel Craig, Celebrities, Homeland, Entertainment, Television, David Harewood

Burton Mail

Burton mum jailed for four months following bomb hoax

A BURTON mum who told social services that there was a bomb outside their building has been jailed for four months.


Related Topix: Celebrities

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Men, Women & Children' Teaser: Adam Sandler, Jennifer...

The first teaser trailer for Jason Reitman's Men, Women & Children doesn't have a single decibel of dialogue, but it aims to say a lot through text messages, image folders and Tumblr feeds - and a drop-down menu of desperation for an escort for Adam Sandler .


Related Topix: Celebrities, Entertainment

Wed Aug 13, 2014


The Love Punch - DVD Preview

A light-hearted tale about friendship and true love, don't miss The Love Punch as it arrives this summer on Blu-ray and Written and directed by Joel Hopkins this cheerful film stars a cast of iconic British comedy greats; winner Emma Thompson , as loving mother Kate; Pierce Brosnan , as businessman Richard; Celia Imrie as dotty Penelope; and ... (more)


Related Topix: Last Chance Harvey, Celebrities, Pierce Brosnan, Celia Imrie


Onex Poised for Record Proceeds From Asset Sales in 2014

Onex Corp. Canada 's largest buyout firm, said it's poised to reap record proceeds on its investments in 2014 as it takes advantage of a seller's market by divesting assets.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Onex, Investment Services, Celebrities, Parsippany, NJ

Sun Aug 10, 2014

CBC News

Emma Thompson on Greenpeace voyage: 'immeasurably important experience'

Michelle Thrush and daughter Imajyn Cardinal , and Emma Thompson and daughter Gaia Wise pose on the Smeerenburg glacier on northwest Spitsbergen.


Related Topix: Celebrities, North America, Canada, World News, Norway, Europe

Fri Aug 08, 2014


Why We Love Meryl Streep, Taylor Swift & Alexander Skarsgard

The Giver is a film about a boy with a special gift - the power to influence those around him to ultimately inspire a new way of thinking.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Hope Springs, True Blood, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Alexander Skarsgard, Meryl Streep, Gay/Lesbian


Kerry Ellis Returns - WICKED Becomes 14th Longest-Running West End Show EVER

WICKED , the smash hit musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, has surpassed the run of Me and My Girl to become the 14th longest-running musical in West End theatre history.


Related Topix: Theater, Wicked, Drama Movies, King Lear, Celebrities, Robert Lindsay

Uttoxeter Advertiser

Uttoxeter woman denied harassing partner

Sandra Woolridge, of Harvey Place, pleaded not guilty to assault by beating of Vaughan Fowell and harassment without violence after being accused of making hoax calls resulting in a takeaway, four taxis and the fire brigade being sent to her partner's home.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Conwy County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom,

Thu Aug 07, 2014


Emma Thompson is furious with Tony Abbott

FROM the ground these mighty forces of nature can rip through countries, but what are they like when you see them from the air? PREPPERS are a notoriously secretive community obsessed with preparing for when the world ends.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Weather

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Burton Mail

Burton district judge hits out over cannabis legalisation

A DISTRICT judge hit out at calls to legalise cannabis as he handed a community order to a drug addict.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Tue Aug 05, 2014


Emma Thompson calls for a ban on oil drilling and industrial fishing in the Arctic

Actors Emma Thompson and Michelle Thrush are traveling with their daughters to the North Pole, as part of a Greenpeace campaign to create an international sanctuary in the Arctic.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Activism

Sat Aug 02, 2014

CBC News

Michelle Thrush heads to Arctic with Greenpeace

Michelle Thrush and her daughter, along with British actor Emma Thompson, embarked on a 10-day trip on Thursday as part of Greenpeace's Save The Arctic campaign.


Related Topix: Michelle Thrush, Celebrities

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

Fortnight of film for Yvonne Arnaud

For two weeks only, Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre swaps stage shows for the big screen as their eagerly awaited Film Season 2014 arrives on Monday August 11 and runs until Sunday August 23. In Week One, Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan - whose performance won her Best Actress at the British Independent Film Awards - open this year's season with ... (more)


Related Topix: Lindsay Duncan, Golden Globe Awards, Family, Piracy News, Celebrities, Tom Hanks

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sunday Herald

Arts News

The castle, the former home of Mary, Queen Of Scots, will provide the backdrop to an outdoor production of Sense And Sensibility.


Related Topix: Sense and Sensibility, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Kate Winslet


Bradley Cooper shocks fans who find him flipping burgers in London Burger King

Bradley Cooper stunned restaurant goers on Sunday when he appeared behind the counter of the Leicester Square branch of Burger King , flipping burgers, cooking fries, and taking orders.


Related Topix: Silver Linings Playbook, The Hangover, Guardians of the Galaxy, Bradley Cooper, Life, Food, Fast Food, Celebrities, Movies, Entertainment

Fri Jul 25, 2014

International Business Times

Fifty Shades of Grey Jamie Dornan Making Waves in Hollywood, Irish...

With the release of "Fifty Shades of Grey" steamy trailer, lead star Jamie Dornan is slowly making his mark in with new role in the upcoming chef movie alongside Oscar-nominee Bradley Cooper.


Related Topix: Bradley Cooper, Celebrities, Sienna Miller

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Uma Thurman Joins Bradley Cooper's 'Adam Jones'

The Weinstein Co. recently changed the name of the film, which also stars Sienna Miller, Daniel Bruhl and Emma Thompson, from "Chef."


Related Topix: Playing for Keeps, Celebrities, Uma Thurman, Entertainment