If there was a "miaow!" button on my keyboard, I'd have worn it out on Sky Living's new modelling talent show. With Naomi Campbell on the judging panel, it could never be less than diva-licious, but The Face set itself apart from America's Next Top Model and even the superb RuPaul's Drag Race with an extra 20 per cent added bitchy. You see, it wasn't just the contestants in competition last night, it was the judges too.
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Friday 31 December 2010
What better film to celebrate the season with than Charlie Chaplin's The Gold Rush, particularly when it comes with orchestral accompaniment and Carl Davis?
Monday 04 October 2010
Did you know that ‘Smile’, composed by Charlie Chaplin for ‘Modern Times’, reached No 2 in the UK charts when Nat King Cole recorded it, and that it was Michael Jackson’s favourite song?
Friday 14 May 2010
It was once home to some of the most notorious parties in Manhattan's history, a former church turned monument to pleasure where celebrities such as Grace Jones, Cher and Burt Reynolds partied alongside half-naked, chemically enhanced club kids to some of the hottest tunes in the city.
Wednesday 28 April 2010
Wednesday 25 November 2009
Sunday 15 November 2009
Sunday 26 July 2009
A Hollywood memoir with a difference: this witty satire purports to be the first-person story of Cheeta, the chimp who co-starred with Johnny Weissmuller in the Tarzan films. Cheeta recounts his early life in the jungle, his "rescue" by humans, his first, blissful taste of banana, the voyage in a crate on a ship to America, his lifelong friendship with Weissmuller, and the loss of his virginity to a cageful of female chimps in the grounds of Charlie Chaplin's mansion.
Sunday 21 June 2009
Friday 01 May 2009
A master of verbal humour obsessed with the comic constructions of the silent era, Paul Merton celebrates the gags of Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton and Harold Lloyd with expert insight and a fan's enthusiasm.
Friday 20 March 2009
Sunday 30 November 2008
"Greatest Day", the current Take That single, was precision-tooled to be the soundtrack to a million office-party snogs.
Friday 21 November 2008
Friday 15 August 2008
Friday 14 March 2008
Off-the-graph oddity. The least that can be said for Harmony Korine is that his films aren't like many others.
Sunday 30 January 2005
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
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Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
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BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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