The fifth series of the good, the bad and the Brummie was left beautifully poised for a bloody final reckoning. Here are all the talking points from the explosive penultimate episode…
Mark Ruffalo has rubbished Boris Johnson's claim that the UK could break ou tof the European Unions "manacles" like The Incredible Hulk if a deal cannot be struck by the end of next month.
There were some wonderfully funny moments in Python at 50: Silly Walks and Holy Grails (BBC Two, Saturday). Such as Michael Palin, Graham Chapman and Terry Jones making life impossible for a local TV news reporter during a Monty Python shoot in remotest mid-Seventies Yorkshire, or John Cleese delightedly sharing with fellow Pythons his tax-deductible new hair implants, or Terry Gilliam wearing the briefest (and possibly snuggest) cut-offs ever worn by a working film director, on the set of The Life of Brian in Tunisia.
Fascists with friends in high places. Glaswegians with grudges. Wives waving divorce papers. We’ve already reached the midway point of the fifth series and the Peaky Blinders are besieged from all sides. Here are all the talking points from the plot-thickening third episode…
The new Andrew Davies adaptation of Sanditon on ITV on Sunday evening unveiled one of Jane Austen’s lesser-known works as an entertaining romp set in an England undergoing unprecedented social change – with lashings of sun, sand, sex and bare-bottomed sea bathing.
News reports last week that a generation of viewers has taken refuge in watching endless reruns of Friends and the US version of The Office (according to data on Netflix’s most-watched shows) have mostly ignored one salient fact: the generation before has been doing that for years in Britain. They just endlessly watch repeats of Dad’s Army.
After months of mystery, plans for the 25th James Bond film seem to be taking shape. We have a star, a director and even a title. We’re beginning to get a sense of the film that has, until now, felt as elusive as its eponymous hero.
Close your eyes and you might just be back in Walmington-on-Sea in the early 1940’s. Or at least in a living room in the late 1960’s. From whatever distance you view your nostalgia for the Second World War as seen through the lens of classic sitcom Dad’s Army, the ‘new’ episodes re-created from three missing shows, will hit your nostalgia buttons bang in the middle.
Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau addressed the controversial season at two different panels during the Game of Thrones fan convention, Con of Thrones, in Nashville.
Gwyneth Paltrow, purveyor of Moon Juice and member of the Marvel CinematicUniverse, apparently has a special knack for forgetting her co-workers
Rami Malek has admitted he was initially reluctant to accept a role in the upcoming James Bond film, in which he plays a dangerous terrorist
"What do dragons eat anyway?" Sansa Stark (Sophie Turner) asks no one inparticular in the Game Of Thrones season eight premiere
Netflix has plenty of classic films in its catalogue – and in recent years, the streaming service has also produced some remarkably original films of its own, from the animal rights satire Okja to the Oscar-winning Roma. But for every award-winning drama, there are just as many trashy B-movies (such as the risible romance A Christmas Prince).
There was mid-series misery for Gentleman Jack, as Anne Lister (Suranne Jones) was left broken-hearted and bloody-nosed.
Emilia Clarke has hailed a group of Game Of Thrones fans as "heroes", afterthey raised more than £78,000 to help her charity
The rousing moment featured in the Jeanie Finlay-directed Game of Thrones: TheLast Watch documentary that HBO aired in the US on Sunday
If you haven't watched the final season of Game of Thrones, proceed withcaution: spoilers ahead
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Through eight truly traumatic seasons of Westerosi warfare, no-one has had to adapt quite as fast or as frequently as Arya Stark.
While John Corbett's body is barely even cold after meeting a particularlygrisly end in Line Of Duty, actor Stephen Graham is already back on ourscreens this week
Game Of Thrones fans couldn't quite believe their eyes earlier this week, whena takeaway coffee cup made an appearance during a scene in the most recentepisode
Whilst some people count sheep to get themselves off to sleep, Arya Stark recites the names of all who have wronged her. The aim, in case you haven’t worked out already, is to quite literally strike those names off.