Ant and Dec announce plans to release new book on their showbiz exploits as they celebrate a whopping 30 years in the entertainment business

Stars: Among their list of presenting gigs are Britain’s Got Talent, I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!, Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, to name but a few. Pictured in April 2019

Best console games you can play on a phone or tablet

Fortnite Battle Royale has had a meteoric rise since its release in 2017, and it’s not hard to see why. The free-to-play battle royale PS4 game offers players an energetic and enjoyable online multiplayer experience , with a concept that pretty simple to get to grips with: just be the last person standing. 

Battleborn wins Claire Vaye Watkins Dylan Thomas award

The 29-year-old author has called it a “homesick book and a grieving book”, made from “mutated, exaggerated or sculpted versions of rumours whispered around my town and the mythology of the Mojave desert, where I was from”. The stories, which first appeared in literary magazines such as Granta, the Paris Review and Ploughshares, were written […]

Harvey Weinstein rape trial is halted as sobbing accuser Jessica Mann suffers a panic attack after being hammered with questions from movie mogul’s lawyer about ‘best sex’ and ‘golden showers’ and revealing how she was abused as a child

On Monday January 27 Haleyi, whose allegations are at the heart of the Weinstein case, broke down in tears as she recounted how the film honcho, who got her a job as a production assistant on the show Project Runway, allegedly forcibly performed oral sex on her while she was on her period at his […]

Profiles of those who died in huge warehouse fire in Oakland

David Adelson, owner of 20 Buck Spin record label in Olympia, said Edmond Lapine “was the kind of guy who would be willing to be friends with everybody.” When he became friends with Lapine at their day jobs at a computer shop in Olympia, Adelson said, it was of little concern that he was into […]

Boris Becker claims diplomatic immunity to avoid bankruptcy charges

Boris Becker turns 50: His career in pictures Surplus to requirements Djokovic and Becker formed a successful partnership, with the Serbian winning six Grand Slam titles under the German’s tutelage. It all fell apart in late 2016 though. Becker pointed to a lack of intensity in training as the reason for Djokovic’s dip in form. […]

Forced auction of tennis star Boris Becker’s items put on hold

Boris Becker turns 50: His career in pictures Surplus to requirements Djokovic and Becker formed a successful partnership, with the Serbian winning six Grand Slam titles under the German’s tutelage. It all fell apart in late 2016 though. Becker pointed to a lack of intensity in training as the reason for Djokovic’s dip in form. […]

Boris Becker’s 1985 Wimbledon win: A bolt from the blue

Boris Becker turns 50: His career in pictures Farewell to the tennis court Boris Becker’s last match as a professional tennis player was his defeat to Australia’s Patrick Rafter in the round of 16 at Wimbledon in 1999. Becker’s career took a high physical toll on him. He has been quoted as saying that “I […]

Harvey Weinstein says rape accuser Jessica Mann’s graphic testimony about his ‘deformed’ genitals was ‘PERFECT’: Disgraced mogul shrugs off her claims he has ‘no testicles’ and looked ‘intersex’

She said: ‘He stood over me and said take your clothes off and I said ‘no’ again. He said: ‘I don’t have time for games’ and lunged at me with both hands onto my pants and he ripped my pants so hard and so fast off me that I had three scratches down each leg […]

Immortal Beloveds: See the Cast of

Rachelle Lefevre The vengeful Victoria was played by Lefevre for two of the films before being replaced by Bryce Dallas Howard—which Lefevre maintained came as a shock, but which Summit Entertainment insisted was due to the actress taking a role in an independent film that meant she wouldn’t be on set when they needed her.