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Golden Globes: Stars react to nominations

Image copyright Getty Images Nominees for the 2020 Golden Globes have expressed their delight at being recognised for an award. Saoirse Ronan, Taylor Swift and Kit Harington were among them, with Swift calling her Cats song nomination for Beautiful Ghosts “purrfect”. “I’m the ‘loner Throner,’ it seems,” Harington told The Hollywood Reporter after he was […]

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British stars nominated for Golden Globe awards

Image copyright David Appleby/Paramount Image caption Taron Egerton as Elton John in Rocketman British stars are well represented in this year’s Golden Globe nominations, with Rocketman’s Taron Egerton and Phoebe Waller-Bridge up for awards. Waller-Bridge is up for a lead actress prize for Fleabag, while her Irish co-star Andrew Scott is also nominated. Marriage Story, […]

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Giffords Circus co-founder Nell Gifford dies

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNell Gifford said performing at the circus she founded helped her cope with advanced cancer The co-founder of one of the UK’s best-known traditional travelling circuses has died at the age of 46. Nell Gifford, who had breast cancer, died on Sunday surrounded by family, Stroud-based Giffords […]

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Glenda Jackson ‘shines’ on TV return

Image copyright BBC/STV Productions Image caption Glenda Jackson plays Maud, who has Alzheimer’s and is determined to discover what has happened to her friend Elizabeth, who has suddenly disappeared. Glenda Jackson has been praised on her TV return after 27 years away, for playing a woman with dementia in the BBC One drama Elizabeth Is […]