• Tom Hanks walks red carpet for Toy Story 4 European premiere
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    Tom Hanks walks red carpet for Toy Story 4 European premiere

    Hollywood star Tom Hanks took to the red carpet for the European premiere of Toy Story 4, saying making the final instalment of the series transported him back in time. The A-lister, who voices Sheriff Woody in the much-loved Pixar series, said putting down the vocals for the film's emotional denouement triggered a "transcendental moment". Speaking on the red carpet in London's Leicester Square for the film's European premiere, Hanks said he had been forced to "collect himself" after becoming emotional.

  • James Bond fans 'screaming' as Rami Malek confirms his role as the villain in new film
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    James Bond fans 'screaming' as Rami Malek confirms his role as the villain in new film

    James Bond fans were “screaming” after Rami Malek was finally confirmed as the villain in Bond 25. The Bohemian Rhapsody star, who won an Oscar for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury, will play the titular star’s nemesis in the 25th outing of the popular franchise. Speaking via video message at the live reveal in Jamaica, Malek teased fans about his upcoming role, vowing “not to give Bond an easy ride”.

  • Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke shares never-before-seen pictures of her undergoing treatment after life-threatening brain aneurysm
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    Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke shares never-before-seen pictures of her undergoing treatment after life-threatening brain aneurysm

    Game of Thrones actress Emilia Clarke has shared never-before-seen pictures taken while she was in hospital recovering from a life-threatening brain aneurysm in 2011. The British actress, 32, last month opened up about suffering two brain aneurysms while filming the hit TV show. Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen, has now talked to CBS Sunday Morning about surviving the haemorrhages, admitting she was left in a dark place after her second stint in hospital.

  • Jan-Michael Vincent death: Airwolf actor passes away aged 74
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    Jan-Michael Vincent death: Airwolf actor passes away aged 74

    Actor Jan-Michael Vincent has died at the age of 74. The star, who was best known for playing pilot Stringfellow Hawke in the TV series Airwolf, died on February 10 according to a death certificate obtained by US publication TMZ. Born in Denver, Colorado in 1944, Vincent was a member of the California Army National Guard when he was spotted by a talent scout, and began his screen career in 1967 with an appearance in Hardy Boys adaptation The Mystery of the Chinese Junk and a part in war film The Bandits.