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Golden Globe-winning actor Idris Elba has made his directorial debut with global folk sensation Mumford & Sons.
All my novels are essentially about falling in love and getting a house Well, that's what my husband told me a few years ago. It sounds like a very material view of the world but the house symbolises so much of where our fortunes are sited. For me, growing up, I always wanted a safe home, which was hard for my mother to provide after she was widowed and left with two children to raise on her own.
Gore Vidal, the author and political commentator, has died aged 86. Rupert Cornwell pays tribute
The action thriller is set to return to screens, this time without its original action man. How do you reboot a franchise with an unknown hero? Emma Jones finds out
Two new versions of the Mowgli stories are in production – but will either match the animated version?
Left-leaning David Hare's new play is based on his days as a scholarship boy at public school. Michael Coveney meets him
Hollywood is mulling the impact of a small yet impactful number of job losses recently felt at DreamWorks, Steven Spielberg's studio.
For two decades, Mel Gibson was at the top of the Hollywood tree. Building on his successes as an actor, he won an Oscar in 1996 for directing Braveheart and routinely commanded salaries of more than $20 million.
Comedy duo Armstrong and Miller tell James Rampton about their new TV satire
Owen Sheers on the importance of truth-telling.