• Oscar 2017 nominations are revealed...

    The nominations for this year's Oscar awards have been announced and La La Land, starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, has received a total of 14 nods, equalling the current record. The Hollywood musical has been nominated for Best Picture and Best Director while both Ryan and Emma are in the running for Best Actor and Best Actress categories respectively. Manchester by the Sea, coming of age drama Moonlight and sci-fi thriller Arrival are also competing for Best Picture. Natalie Portman, who starred as Jackie Kennedy in Jackie, will go against Meryl Streep and Ruth Negga for Best Actress, while Casey Affleck,

  • Joanne Clifton on winning Strictly, her brother Kevin, and taking to the stage - full story

    Joanne Clifton ended 2016 on a high as she scooped the coveted glitterball trophy with her Strictly Come Dancing partner Ore Oduba, beating her brother, Kevin Clifton, to win the show. Speaking to HELLO! in January 2017, Joanne explained how she was gearing up to perform in the UK tour of Broadway’s hit musical, Throughly Modern Millie, following her success. "It was the one role I had always wanted to take on," Joanne said. "It is the perfect musical for me. I always have new ambitions and I do everything to get to my goals, however long it takes. I'm