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The Breakfast Club Detention Was 30 Years Ago Today

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

“Saturday March 24th, 1984, Shermer High School, Shermer, Illinois.” So said Anthony Michael Hall in the opening voice over for one of the most fa...

LOOK: Le Mans Star Steve McQueen Would Have Been 84 Today

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

Steve McQueen, one of the world's greatest actors and the man who brought the Le Mans 24 Hours to the silver screen, would have been 84 today. The ...

My Top Ten 'Eltons'

Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Colleen 'Cosmo' Murphy

In the process of producing the documentary, I revisited many of Elton John's early albums and this has been a truly joyous rediscovery. There are so many amazing tunes and the musicianship is astounding. See if you are able to hum along to my personal favourite "Eltons"...

Never Has the Phrase 'Adapt or Die' Been So Apt

Ben Price | Posted 23.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ben Price

The world over, we are seeing ever more cases of extreme weather, from the recent floods in the UK to wild fires in Australia. With each incident comes the familiar assurances that - this time - the necessary action will be taken to make sure there is no repeat. The reality is we have no choice, as every country faces the fact that climate change - and its impact on the weather - is no longer a distant prediction, but a daily reality. And for the poorest people on the planet, the need to change is not just a matter of saving money, but saving lives.

Kevin Bacon Recreates Dance For Footloose 30th Anniversary

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

It’s been 30 years since Kevin Bacon starred in the hit teen dancing flick Footloose. To celebrate the anniversary, the star was booked to appear on...

Is Prog Rock the New Folk?

William Higham | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
William Higham

Prepare to guffaw now when I suggest what the next wave of music and culture looks set to be. Are you ready? I believe it's prog rock ... (Okay, perhaps the headline spoilt the surprise). Yes, progressive rock. The kipper tie or puffball skirt of music.

Parents or Not, We Should All Try to Be the Kind of Adults Children and Young People Can Depend Upon

Phillip Schofield | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Phillip Schofield

"When I was younger, I saw things no child should have to witness. I was hurt mentally and physically by people who were supposed to protect me. It is no exaggeration to say that there were times when I feared for my life." The above words are not mine. They belong to a young man called Shaun who I had the privilege to meet at the recent Prince's Trust and Samsung Celebrate Success Awards. There is no denying that Shaun's description of his childhood is distressing. As a father, I found it haunting.

Myspace to Real life - How Tony Visconti Found Me on Myspace

Stephen Emmer | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Stephen Emmer

Way before Facebook took over, before Whatsapp and Twitter updates and global news every second, there was, once upon a time, MySpace. I was an avid member of it around 2007, as most musicians were at the time. I posted some music of my own on my profile page and one day I got a call from NYC, from a person who said he represented a well known music producer.

How Do We Find Quiet in a Busy Digital World?

Ruby Wax | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Comedy
Ruby Wax

In my new show, Sane New World which is for everyone, not just the mentally ill but all of us, I'm getting a lot of questions on how to deal with the digital viagra we're all addicted to (I'm even answering spam these days) - especially, how do we help our kids manage this? How do we deal with all this in-coming bombardment of everything from fashion tips to terrorists?

Happiest Thing EVER!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

We thought we couldn't love Pharrell Williams' Happy song any more, but then we heard a group of adorable elementary school kids cover it - and we fel...

Catching the Conscience of a Kim: The Globe Takes Hamlet to North Korea

Harriet Garland | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK
Harriet Garland

Aptly enough, the Globe is embarking on a global tour - visiting every country to perform the tale of the tortured protagonist wrestling with how to avenge the murder of his father. One of the countries the Globe plans to visit is North Korea.

COMPETITION: Win A Nikon D5300 Camera

The Huffington Post | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

To celebrate its worldwide release, we've team up with Nikon for the chance to win a brand new Nikon D5300 D-SLR camera kit and a signed SHAKE book, s...

Nick Kicks Off Sport Relief Cycling Challenge

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Radio 1 presenter Nick Grimshaw has been joined by a host of famous faces including McBusted, Danny Dyer and Davina McCall as he rushes to complete a ...

'The Full Monty' West End Show To Close Early

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘The Full Monty’ West End show will close early in March due to poor ticket sales. The musical’s run was supposed to continue until 14 June,...

'Star Trek' Actor Chris Pleads Guilty To DUI

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Star Trek’ actor Chris Pine has pleaded guilty to driving under the influence (DUI) in a hearing at Ashburton court in New Zealand. According...

PICS: Miley 'Gets High' In Recording Studio

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Miley Cyrus has been snapped rolling what looks like a joint as she hit the recording studio to record a Beatles cover with The Flaming Lips’ lead s...

Paul Spends £8k On Dog Olga's Cancer Treatment

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Paul O’Grady has revealed that he’s spent a staggering £8k on cancer treatment for his dog Olga, after being told she had just 18 months to live....

Susanna 'To Be Replaced' By Louise Minchin

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Louise Minchin is reportedly being lined up to replace Susanna Reid on BBC Breakfast. The experienced presenter is currently sitting in for Susann...

James Ditches The Tan (Hooray!) And Shows Off His New Gnashers

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ winner James Arthur has been taking time out from slating everyone his busy schedule to show off his new Hollywood smile. The Middl...

Christine 'Nervous' Ahead Of Presenting 'This Morning'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Christine Bleakley has admitted she’s starting to get nervous about hosting ITV’s ‘This Morning’ alongside Holly Willoughby later this week. ...

'EastEnders' Spoiler Alert! Dot Bids Farewell To Son Nick

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Emotions are running high in ‘EastEnders’ next week, as Albert Square veteran Dot Cotton bids farewell to her recently deceased son Nick Cotton. ...

Awkward! Ashton's TV Character Chooses Angelina Over Mila (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

This hilarious clip from ‘Two And A Half Men’ shows off Ashton Kutcher’s good sense of humour, as his character Walden plays a round of ‘Bang,...

'Corrie' Spoiler! Kevin Webster Returns To The Cobbles (PICS)

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Kevin Webster, played by actor Michael Le Vell, makes his dramatic return to ‘Coronation Street’ in next week’s episodes of the soap. The ch...

Has Harry Bought A US Bachelor Pad?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

One Direction’s Harry Styles has reportedly splashed the cash and purchased himself a £2.6 million house… in the US. According to The Mirror,...

Courtney's Style Lessons: The Art Of Boob-Baring Dresses

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Courtney Stodden and the phrase ‘conservative dresser’ have never gone hand-in-hand and, judging by her latest boob-baring, red number that won’...