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Dame Judi Dench calls Netflix hit “crude sensationalism”

Dame Judi Dench is the latest prominent figure to request that a disclaimer be included in The Crown to clarify that the series is not necessarily accurate. According to the actor, Netflix "appears eager to fudge the lines between historical accuracy and vulgar sensationalism." Dame Judi stated that there was a...

Mercury Prize: Little Simz wins for Sometimes I Might Be Introvert.

The award concludes a successful year for the London rapper, who also won the award for best new artist at the 2022 Brit Awards. She informed the audience that she was "overwhelmed and grateful" to have received the Mercury Prize. This year's coveted Mercury Prize was awarded to Little Simz...

Mel Giedroyc’s “tough decision” to leave pantomime for “personal reasons”

ATG Productions announced that Giedroyc's lead part will be recast and gave her and her family "love and best wishes." Mel Giedroyc has withdrawn from her upcoming pantomime citing "personal concerns." The 54-year-old had been scheduled to star opposite Sir Ian McKellen and John Bishop in a touring production of Mother...

Black Adam premiere: Dwayne Johnson addresses Liz Truss turmoil: Ready for another Johnson PM?

In his latest film, Black Adam, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson portrays a superhero for the first time. At the UK premiere in London, he explained why this is the most significant role of his life, and he also considered running for prime minister. Dwayne Johnson, one of the highest-paid actors...

Anna May Wong: First Asian-American actress to appear on the U.S. currency

Anna May Wong will be the first Asian-American actress to be featured on U.S. money. She will be featured as part of an initiative to put important women on U.S. currency. Wong, who is regarded as the first Chinese-American film star in Hollywood, is the fifth and last woman to be...

David Tennant was considered for the James Bond role with Daniel Craig.

Bond is my name, Doctor Bond. Recently, the Scottish actor learned that filmmakers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson once considered him for the role of the famed secret service agent. David Tennant has stated that he competed with Daniel Craig for the part of James Bond. Craig has appeared in...

Sir Rod Stewart rents Berkshire home for seven Ukrainian war refugees.

The musician believes that his charity activities will inspire others to assist Ukrainian families who have relocated to the United Kingdom. Sir Rod Stewart disclosed that he rented and furnished a home for a family of seven Ukrainian refugees after feeling heartbroken while watching the war against Russia unfold in...

James Corden’s restaurant ban removed after apologizing for rude behavior.

The restaurant manager, Keith McNally, described the British TV personality as a "hugely talented comedian" but a "little moron" after alleging he was nasty to staff and left a waitress "shaken." After apparently apologizing, the manager of a New York restaurant that banned James Corden for "abusive" behavior stated that...

The Flash star Ezra Miller pleads not guilty to burglary.

After reportedly breaking into a home in the U.S. state of Vermont and taking wine, Ezra Miller pleaded not guilty to burglary charges. Variety said on Monday that the actor, who uses they/them pronouns, appeared remotely at a Bennington Criminal Court hearing. They are charged with one felony count of burglary...

Daniel Craig earns similar honor as James Bond

Princess Royal named Craig a Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George on Tuesday morning at Windsor Castle, the same honor held by Ian Fleming's famous character. As a result of his contributions to film and theatre, actor Daniel Craig has received the same honor as his...

Mercury Prize: Celebrities to attend Award Ceremony

The presentation for the Mercury Music Prize will be held in London on Tuesday, just over a month after being postponed due to the death of the Queen. Rapper Little Simz and art-pop singer Self Esteem are the favorites to win the prized honor given to the year's best album. In...

Glastonbury 2023: “Challenging times” raise ticket prices.

Glastonbury Festival organizer Emily Eavis cited "very difficult times" as the reason for a price increase for next year's event. Festival-goers will be charged £335 plus a £5 booking fee and a £50 deposit for ordinary tickets. The last time tickets went on sale in 2019 they cost £265 plus a...

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Labour and Tories will ‘both leave NHS worse off than under austerity’

After a white mist began to appear, residents near a chemical facility were advised to keep their windows and doors closed. South Wales Police issued the warning following the incident at Dow's facility in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. Firefighters responded with multiple crews and gave the same advice as police.

Following a chemical incident, people were ordered to close their windows

After a white mist began to appear, residents near a chemical facility were advised to keep their windows and doors closed. South Wales Police issued the warning following the incident at Dow's facility in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. Firefighters responded with multiple crews and gave the same advice as police.

Eight Israeli troops die in Gaza as Palestinian dead toll ‘passes 37,000’

The troops were slain early Saturday morning while driving in a convoy after participating in a midnight battle against Hamas. The Israeli military confirmed that eight Israeli troops were killed inside Gaza. On Saturday morning, an explosion occurred in the southern city of Rafah, killing the military members.

Hydrogen driving: We test the fuel cell Ineos Grenadier

Electric vehicles are the future, and everyone agrees on that. That is the mantra offered to motorists who are encouraged to convert to EVs. However, not everyone agrees that the future of motoring will be entirely dominated by plug-in electric vehicles; some believe hydrogen fuel cells may play an essential role. Ineos, owned by buccaneering boss Sir Jim Ratcliffe, is already developing a robust 4x4 EV called the Fusilier, but it is also considering hydrogen power.