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‘I would never point a gun at anyone and pull a trigger at them’: Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin says he “didn’t pull the trigger” of the gun that fatally wounded cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the set of his film, Rust. The star made the claim in his first sit-down interview since the incident in October. “I would never point a gun at anyone and pull a trigger at them. Never,” he […]

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Virgil Abloh: Louis Vuitton artistic director and founder of the Off-White fashion label dies aged 41

Virgil Abloh, the Louis Vuitton artistic director and founder of the Off-White fashion label, has died from cancer aged 41, it has been announced. Revealing the news, the French fashion house’s parent company LVMH described Abloh as a “genius” and a “visionary”. The US designer came to prominence as Kanye West’s creative director but later […]

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Stephen Sondheim: American composer and lyricist dies aged 91

Legendary American composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim has died at the age of 91. His lawyer told the New York Times that Sondheim passed away on Friday at his home in Roxbury, Connecticut. He was a titan of musical theatre who turned the unlikeliest of subjects into entertainment landmarks. During his illustrious career, he wrote […]

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We are happy after moving to California: Meghan tells Ellen DeGeneres

Megan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex made an appearance on popular US chat show hosted by Ellen DeGeneres. In the interview, Meghan talked about moving to the West Coast of the US as the pandemic began, Meghan said: “We’ve just been able to spend a lot of time at home.” “We’re just happy,” she added. […]

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US rapper Young Dolph killed in drive by shooting at cookie shop in Memphis

US rapper Young Dolph has been killed in a drive by shooting in Memphis, officials have confirmed. The 36-year-old musician was shot dead at a cookie shop in his hometown of Memphis on Wednesday. Young Dolph, real name Adolph Robert Thornton, Jr, released his debut album in 2016 and racked up millions of video views […]

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Indian comedian Vir Das faces backlash over his ‘two Indias’ monologue

An Indian comedian, actor and comedy musician has been forced to defend himself against online accusations of “insulting the country” after he performed a “two Indias” monologue in the United States. Vir Das, 42, is one of India’s top satirical performers, known for his sharp takes on the rise of the ruling right-wing party with […]

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“I think I’m gonna cry”: Britney Spears’ conservatorship terminated after 13 years

Britney Spears has described the termination of a legal arrangement that controlled many aspects of her life for 13 years as “the best day ever”.”I think I’m gonna cry,” she told her 35 million Instagram followers.A judge in Los Angeles on Friday ended the conservatorship set up by the 39-year-old singer’s father in 2008 with […]

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Unity purchases Oscar-winning director Sir Peter Jackson’s visual effects firm for $1.6 billion

The New Zealand-based visual effects studio co-founded by Oscar-winning director Sir Peter Jackson has been sold for $1.6 billion. Weta Digital, which has worked on films including Lord of the Rings and Avatar, is being bought by video games software company Unity. Unity’s technology is behind games such as Pokémon Go and Call of Duty: […]

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Crowd surge at Travis Scott’s Astroworld Texas festival leaves 8 dead, 300 injured

At least eight people have died and scores of people have been hurt after a crowd surge on the opening night of a music festival in Houston, Texas.Panic broke out after the crowd began to press towards the front of the stage at rapper Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival, emergency officials said.Eleven people were taken to […]

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Marilia Mendonca: Chart topping Brazilian singer dies in plane crash at 26

Marília Mendonça, one of Brazil’s most popular contemporary singers, has been killed in a plane crash at the age of 26, officials say. Four other people her uncle, her producer and two crew members also died in the accident in a rural area in south-eastern Minas Gerais state. An investigation has been launched to determine […]

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Aryan Khan: Indian star Shah Rukh Khan’s son released from jail after arrest in drugs case

Aryan Khan, the son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, has been released from a jail in Mumbai after he was arrested during a cruise ship drugs bust in a case that has gripped India. Aryan, 23, the eldest son of the actor dubbed the “King of Bollywood”, was detained earlier this month along with […]

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US rapper Fetty Wap charged with drug trafficking

US rapper Fetty Wap has been indicted on drug trafficking conspiracy charges, federal prosecutors say. The 30-year-old artist, whose real name is Willie Junior Maxwell II, was arrested on Thursday at a stadium in New York City ahead of his concert. Mr Maxwell and five other people are accused of transporting drugs, including heroin, on […]