• Colin Farrell talks role in Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them: 'I loved some of the wand stuff'

    Colin Farrell has opened up about his role as Percival Graves in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, revealing his love for the original eight Harry Potter movies and how much he enjoyed being a part of JK Rowling's magical universe. In a Q&A, he spoke about the films (though admitted he has never read the books!). He said: "I hadn’t read the books, but I’ve seen all the films based on the Harry Potter series, and loved every single one of them. I have such appreciation for the importance of cinema, and of films that provoke and

  • Samantha Womack breaks silence on EastEnders departure

    She left EastEnders towards the end of last year in what is believed to be one of the soap's most dramatic exits. But three months on, Samantha Womack has finally broken her silence on her character Ronnie Mitchell's fatal ending. Appearing on Thursday's This Morning, the 44-year-old said: "After nine years, that person's really close to you - the character, I mean. And the family's really close to you. So having to say goodbye to everyone is really, really hard. The best way is just to launch into a new job." Samantha Womack left EastEnders towards the end of last