• Did you spot the Harry Potter reference in the new Beauty and the Beast clip?

    Harry Potter fans were quick to point out a reference to the wizarding world in the latest clip from the upcoming live-action film, Beauty and the Beast. The adaptation of one of Disney's most popular films stars Emma Watson as Belle, who is best known for her role as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter franchise. In the clip, Belle can be seen walking through the 'poor provincial town' when she meets Monsieur Jean, and asks him if he has forgotten something. He replies: "I believe I have. The problem is, I can't remember what!" As many fans of

  • Oscars 2017: Everything you need to know

    The red carpet is being rolled out and excitement is reaching fever pitch in Tinseltown, which can only mean one thing – it's almost time for the Oscars! The ceremony will take place on Sunday, with a host of stars descending on Hollywood. Here's everything you need to know about this year's awards... Where and when? The 89th annual Academy Awards will take place on Sunday 26 February at the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood, California. Red carpet coverage will kick off at midnight in the UK (7pm in New York and 4pm in Los Angeles), followed by the ceremony at 1:30am in

  • Patrick Stewart confirms Logan will be his last X-Men movie

    Patrick Stewart is bidding an emotional farewell to the X-Men franchise. The 76-year-old actor announced the news during an appearance on The Graham Norton Show with his co-star Hugh Jackman, saying he couldn't continue without his sidekick. Confirming that Logan will be his last X-Men flick, Patrick said: "I think it is the end for me too." Turning to Hugh and putting his hand on his shoulder, Patrick added: "Why would I want to have another go of it after what we have done in this movie?" Hugh Jackman has another skin cancer growth removed His decision to leave came about

  • Storm Doris causes Coronation Street filming to be cancelled

    Storm Doris has disrupted trains, planes, and now the filming of Corrie! The filming of the popular soap was forced to shut down after 80mph made acting impossible. Helen Flanagan and her on-screen sister Brooke Vincent, who play Rosie and Sophie Webster, were seen in the blustering conditions in thick red jackets over their costumes before ITV studios called the filming off. READ: Helen Flanagan hits back at Corrie criticism Out filming today on location in Storm Dorris 😲☂️🌪🙈💗xxx @coronationstreet A post shared by Helen Flanagan (@hjgflanagan) on Feb 23, 2017 at 2:02am PST A spokeswoman for Coronation Street has now confirmed

  • Love Actually sequel: Day two of filming sees the return of another beloved character

    With filming for the Love Actually sequel well and truly underway, the hype is certainly building up. And on Thursday, Emma Freud - the screenwriter partner of director Richard Curtis - took to social media to tease more pictures from the upcoming ten-minute Comic Relief special, dubbed Red Nose Day Actually. She confirmed that day two of the shoot saw the return of Rufus, the eccentric jewellery salesman, who was made famous by Rowan Atkinson. After posting a series of cryptic tweets from the set, inside a Sainsbury's store, Emma finally revealed who the mystery character was. Alongside a picture

  • Helen Mirren shares her Oscar predictions

    Dame Helen Mirren has predicted who will win the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. The stage and screen star, who scooped an Academy Award for her turn in The Queen in 2006, shared her hopes during an event in London. "I don't think it will happen, but my friend and actress Naomie Harris, who is so unbelievably brilliant in Moonlight, I'm very, very thrilled to see her nominated. I would love her to win," said Helen. The 71-year-old actress then gave her prediction, saying: "Viola Davis will win, she's also fantastic." Oscars 2017: everything you need to know Both Viola and

  • Naomie Harris looks delighted as she receives OBE from the Queen: see pictures

    Oscar nominee Naomie Harris has officially become an office of the British Empire. The 40-year-old, who is best known for her roles in James Bond and Moonlight, was honoured by the Queen at Buckingham Palace for her services to drama on Thursday afternoon. Dressed in a striking Mary Katrantzou number, the star appeared delighted as she received her OBE in front of a large audience. Following the ceremony, Naomie credited her career to director Danny Boyle for "taking a chance" on her at the start of her career. "This is really phenomenal," she told reporters. "This is representing my

  • The Jump: celebrities who have suffered horrific injuries on the show

    Ruptured knees, dislocated shoulders, fractured backs – The Jump has left many a celebrity injured. The Channel 4 programme has racked up a host of horrific accidents but this hasn't stopped stars from signing up year after year. With the fourth series in full swing, we take a look at some of the celebrities who have come off worse... Tina Hobley Tina's injuries from The Jump were far worse than she first thought. The actress had three major traumas, telling HELLO!: "My elbow came out of its socket and my arm was broken in two places; I tore my rotator