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Humanity Wins At The Oscars

Aaron Vallely | Posted 01.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Aaron Vallely

Amongst all the pageantry, the façade, the capitalism, it is always nice to see some humanity. Better yet, to see it win.

The Tenderness of The Individual, The Cruelty of The Crowd

Tim Arnold | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK Politics
Tim Arnold

To show the best of our humanity, we must stand shoulder to shoulder with every individual who feels their freedom is under attack. Because one day, it could be our freedom that is threatened.

Beloved British Actor John Hurt Dies, Aged 77

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

John Hurt has died at the age of 77, his agent confirmed on Saturday (28 January). The Bafta winning actor - best known for his roles in ‘Alien’,...

John Hurt Shares 'Fantastic' News After Cancer Diagnosis

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

John Hurt has shared some good news following his pancreatic cancer diagnosis, revealing that oncologists have given him a “fantastic prognosis”. ...

Screen Veteran Reveals He Has Pancreatic Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sir John Hurt has revealed that he is receiving treatment for pancreatic cancer. The screen veteran adds that he is "more than optimistic" about h...

Sheridan And James Recognised In New Year Honours List

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sheridan Smith, James Corden and Joan Collins are among the names from the showbiz world to be recognised by the Queen in this year's New Year Honours...

Dwayne Johnson's Take On John Hurt

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

Once you've got over Dwayne Johnson's glistening guns in the latest big screen blockbusting adaptation of 'Hercules' - in UK cinemas from today - the ...

Review: Snowpiercer (2013)

Thomas Patrick | Posted 20.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Patrick

Set in 2032, Snowpiercer imagines a world after a cataclysmic event caused by World governments in an attempt to counter global warming. The effect is that almost all of the human population is wiped it in a never-ending winter.

The Greatest Sci-Fi Scene Ever!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

David Tennant may be two doctors ago now, but it seems his farewell to Rose in Doctor Who's 'Doomsday' can still raise a tear - and be voted the great...

It's Dog-tor Who!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Doctor Who' has been known to have different actors playing the Time Lord, but now it's gone one step further and The Doctor has changed species! ...

Guess Which 'Doctor Who' Star Generated The Most Twitter-Chat?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Doctor Who has travelled in time to a whole new TV generation, with 56% of viewers live tweeting about the 'Day of the Doctor' 50th anniversary specia...

BBC Says 3D Has Had Its Day (Of The Doctor)

Mark J Daniels | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mark J Daniels

While the exact viewing figures have yet to be released, Saturday night's one-off special Doctor Who episode was beamed to ninety-four countries aroun...

'Day of the Doctor': The 3D Cinema Experience Reviewed

Jody Thompson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jody Thompson

With Doctor Who celebrating its 50th birthday, I decided the only way to watch the celebratory Day of the Doctor was to take myself off to the cinema to watch it in 3D with three similarly-obsessed female chums (thank you Charli for booking the tickets). And wow, it was good. Amazing in fact.

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Finally, The Doctor's Had A Day Of Delight | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Some call 'Doctor Who' a children's programme. Well, I salute the child who could get to grips with all the colour, plot twists and metaphysics on dis...

Not Romeo and Juliet, but Romana

James Christie | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
James Christie

No doubt there's frenzied fan speculation regarding The Day of The Doctor, the 50th anniversary Doctor Who special set to air on 23rd November, and en...

FIRST LOOK: The Three Doctors

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Doctor Who' fans have been given another sneak peek at the show's 50th anniversary special episode. Matt Smith, David Tennant and John Hurt featur...

SPOILER: Identity Of John Hurt's Doctor REVEALED!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

John Hurt's appearance as an a unidentified incarnation of The Doctor during the series seven finale of 'Doctor Who' had fans scratching their heads a...

Was This A Worthy Reward For Doctor Who Fans Keeping Quiet?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Doctor Who show runner Steven Moffat is a man of his word. A secret kept is a promise honoured in Steven Moffat's world Moffat was dismayed to ...

BAFTA Tribute For 'Doctor Who'

PA | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Enduring sci-fi hit 'Doctor Who' is to be celebrated at the TV Bafta Awards this weekend to mark the programme's 50th anniversary year. Stars Mat...

Ringo Starr Brings Flower Power to WaterAid's Chelsea Garden

Barbara Frost | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Barbara Frost

This was the third time that WaterAid has been involved with the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, and we were delighted with the silver medal-winning garden that Patricia Thirion and Janet Honour created for us.

VIDEO: Fry's BAFTA Picks

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 09.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

This year's BAFTA Awards host Stephen Fry has given his highly-regarded two pennies' worth on the 2012 BAFTA nominations. In the video above, Fry e...

Immortals: A Fatally Flawed Foray Into Greek Mythology

Ross Jones-Morris | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ross Jones-Morris

Anyone who's seen the trailer may just think that Immortals is going to be another 300 clone. Another film full of men who spend more time shaving their chests than their faces and go around decapitating people with impunity, and actually, up to a point, they'd be right.

Kirsten Dunst Dazzles At London Premiere of 'Melancholia'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Kirsten Dunst and John Hurt hit London's Mayfair last night for the premiere of Lars von Trier's apocalyptic psychological drama Melancholia. The A...

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: A Symphony in the Key of Beige

Ross Jones-Morris | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK Entertainment
Ross Jones-Morris

As stunning an ensemble as one is ever likely to see in a cinema, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy is littered with British greats.