Carmen Zapata was an Emmy-nominated actress who started a foundation to promote Hispanic writers because jobs were so scarce. "She was an inspiration for me," said Luis Vela of the Bilingual Foundation of the Arts in Los Angeles. Her film credits included Sister Act.
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Billy Elliot actor Jamie Bell praises 'warrior' girlfriend Evan Rachel Wood after birth of their baby boy
Wednesday 31 July 2013
Former Billy Elliot star Jamie Bell has become a father to a baby boy.
Thursday 18 July 2013
Neil Warnock heads the list of new appointments that will bring all the coverage from its 'state of the art' studios
Monday 17 June 2013
Wednesday 12 June 2013
The new chap was nervous, certainly, but no less funny than his boss
Gilded Age hasn't cometh: Julian Fellowes to postpone 'American Downton' until British one concludes
Tuesday 11 June 2013
Those awaiting what has been dubbed the "American Downton" will have to be patient. The Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes has said he is prepared to postpone writing The Gilded Age until the much-loved British series concludes - but there is no end in sight for the Crawley family just yet.
Monday 03 June 2013
Jean Stapleton was a character actress who played Archie Bunker’s far better half, the sweetly naive Edith, in the groundbreaking 1970s US comedy All in the Family.
Thursday 30 May 2013
More than 175,000 people have illegally downloaded episodes of the revived cult series Arrested Development since it was released exclusively on Netflix on Sunday.
Tuesday 21 May 2013
If you thought Eric Cantona couldn’t do anything more outrageous than kung-fu kicking a football spectator, in You and The Night, the ex-footballer plays a character known as ‘The Stud’ who has a prosthetic penis so long that it would provide shade over Old Trafford.
Sunday 12 May 2013
Jeanne Cooper, who died on 8 May at the age of 84, was an enduring star of American soap opera. She played grande dame Katherine Chancellor for nearly four decades on The Young and the Restless.
Thursday 09 May 2013
Jeanne Cooper, the enduring soap opera star who played grande dame Katherine Chancellor for nearly four decades on The Young and the Restless, has died aged 84.
Sunday 31 March 2013
American who recorded plight of children in Romanian orphanages is shot dead after dispute over pruning of trees
Thursday 21 March 2013
Doggone it! A stand-up who's dark and knows when to bite
Wednesday 20 March 2013
Following her high profile appearance at the Oscars last month Barbra Streisand has announced a European tour.
Wednesday 20 March 2013
Despite living in London, Damian Lewis backed Wales over England to win the Six Nations, he revealed.
Friday 15 March 2013
Can new show Boss help him escape his own creation's straightjacket?
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Shock poll shows voters believe Ukip is to the left of the Tories
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Ukip candidate jokes about 'shooting peasants' in racist and homophobic rant
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
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- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more