Charlie Chaplin

Chaplin: One Hundred Years of Laughter

Greg Ash | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Greg Ash

Last month marked the 100th anniversary of Charlie Chaplin's first film. In tribute to the man George Bernard Shaw called "the only genius of motion pictures" I made a pilgrimage to the exact place where he signed his first film contract and his incredible cinematic journey began.

WATCH: Sacha Baron Cohen Shocks Hollywood Awards Audience

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Comedy

UPDATE: Part Two - Watch What Happened Next A prank from Sacha Baron Cohen is nothing unusual, of course. But there's something particularly gre...

LOOK: Charlie Chaplin In Colour

The Huffington Post UK | Matthew Tucker | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK

We're all familiar with portraits of Albert Einstein, Charles Darwin and Mark Twain, but with crumbling monochrome photos we can only guess at what th...

Critic on Stage: Umbrellas and Other Props

Clare Wiley | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Clare Wiley

This week everyone turns up at my contemporary dance class cheerfully carrying a selection of random objects: keys, a straw hat, knitting needles with reams of colourful purple wool, a giant bamboo stick. Our task is to choreograph a trio using a prop.

Hollywood Strikes Long Island's Gold Coast

Larry Jaffee | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

It's not yet a household name like Sundance or Tribeca, but the Gold Coast Film Festival, bringing the best of cinema to the geographic ritzy section of Long Island, NY celebrated in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby, is gaining momentum for the cineaste set.

Secret Files Released: Charlie Chaplin's Missing Birth Records Baffled MI5

PA | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK

MI5 was baffled to discover there were no records of Charlie Chaplin's birth when it investigated his alleged communist sympathies, newly released fil...

40 Incredible Charlie Chaplin Photos

Posted 16.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Stripped of his funny walk, bowler hat, moustache, umbrella and battered shoes, these stunning images show the real Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin - know...

Cigars and Style: No Ifs or Butts

Carin King | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Carin King

As a non-smoker and someone who considers herself a student of presentation, I have found myself wondering why cigars continue to elicit almost a romantic response and cigarettes do not; why one butt not the other, if you will.

Top 10 Movie Moustaches

Jack Pelling | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jack Pelling

It's that time of year again. Upper lips all over the country are being gradually obscured from view as Movember fever takes hold. As it is a good cause, I thought it would be a good idea to compile a list of the 10 greatest movie 'taches of all time...

Ben Stiller To Receive Bafta For 'Excellent Comedy'

Posted 24.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Ben Stiller is being honoured for his comedic contributions by the British Academy of Film and Television. The group's Los Ang...

Sarah Dean

EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Hollywood Greats Celebrated In Iconic Previously Unseen Portraits

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 22.08.2011 | UK Entertainment

Names like Marlon Brando, Grace Kelly and Cary Grant never fail to conjure up wonderful images of glamorous Hollywood days gone by - the days when fil...