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15 Stars Who Were Anything But An Overnight Success

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 11.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

For every star who became an overnight sensation there are many, many more who were anything but an instant success, with many household names taking ...

Selma the Movie, UK Premiere. A Timely Arrival.

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

Remarkably, this is the first biography about MLK made for the big screen. The film is about a very specific moment in the city of Selma, Alabama, when black civil rights activist Martin Luther King (MLK) life, had given his "I have a dream" speech and received the Nobel peace prize, but was still frustrated by the lack of genuine progress on civil rights.

The Fall and Rise of Lindsay Lohan

Aaron Vallely | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Aaron Vallely

We now bizarrely, in our age, follow the narratives of famous strangers, feeling as though we know them in some weird way by following their trial and errors. We follow them to gain some understanding of who and where we ourselves are. Modern man in search of a soul, said Jung.

Russell Brand Re-Branded

Aaron Vallely | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Politics
Aaron Vallely

Brand has not all the answers, nor does he claim to, but he has heart, sense, influence, and energy. Brand has re-Branded himself, and now he is re-Branding politics and activism, then selling it to young people so they will understand better that their society and its future is in their hands

Why Nicki Minaj Is Riding High as the Ghetto Queen of Glasgow

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Tetteh

Butts and bumps ruled the MTV EMAs - with curvy host Nicki Minaj having the last laugh as she's in talks to have her own show.

My Life Is Great, So Why Is This Thought Keeping Me Awake at Night?

Rebecca Sparrow | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Sparrow

Wow, I thought. Life is great! GREAT! And for a moment I was flooded with happiness and joy about how well everything was going. And then, as it always does, sheer dread kicked in. This can't last, I thought. Oh my God, I'm too happy. Things are too perfect. It's just a matter of time before the other shoe drops. Horrible, awful things happen to people all the time. I should know.

A Spiritual Response to Our 'Constant Inner Critic'

Tony Lobl | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tony Lobl

Rather than projecting assumptions of what should happen, I've found that rejecting such preconceptions is what helps open my mind to a divinely grounded expectancy of good. Doing this has proved practical to myself and many others in overcoming all kinds of limitation, including emotional and physical health meltdowns and even chronic identity crises.

WATCH: Why Is Pharrell Crying?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

Given that Pharrell Williams’s biggest hit is called ‘Happy’, we were surprised to see this video of him crying - but luckily they were tears of...

Ageing Isn't Something to Be Feared, It Is a Privilege

Rebecca Sparrow | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rebecca Sparrow

I applaud Diaz for drawing a line in the sand and flipping the bird to anyone who expects her to cross it. Here's the thing though: we all need to draw that line in the sand. We all have a role to play in this anti-ageing crap and we need to stop buying into it. What do I mean? We need to stop whinging, whining and despairing about getting old. So it's at this point that I want to talk to you about my friend Emma.

Oprah Tells Lindsay: 'Cut The Bulls**t'

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

In the latest instalment of her reality TV show, Lindsay Lohan was given some tough love from the Queen of pep talks, Oprah Winfrey. The chat show...

WATCH: Lindsay Lohan Makes A Splash (Literally!)

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Lindsay Lohan made an appearance on 'The Tonight Show' last week, and ended up with water thrown in her face by host Jimmy Fallon. The two played a...

Russell Opens Up To Oprah

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Russell Brand opens up to Oprah Winfrey about the impact of drug addiction, with an intimate one-to-one conversation for Oprah's new series 'Oprah Pri...

Who 'Wowed' The Entertainment World The Most In 2013?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

We weren't short of those moments that made us stop in our tracks this year. Here are our top 10 of the luminaries, who in a career that demands stand...

PICTURES: How Many Of These 80s Glamour Pusses Would You Recognise?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

How many of these people can you recognise, in all their glitz, glamour, bling and flick-backs? Well, it WAS the 1980s! It was a time of unpreceden...

Caroline Frost

Forest's Bank Of Anger And Confusion

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Forest Whitaker has revealed how riled up he would get during some of the scenes he filmed for 'The Butler', in which he plays a man serving eight con...

At Long Last... Tyson Returns Holyfield's Ear (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.11.2013 | UK Sport

It's been over 16 years but finally Mike Tyson has returned Evander Holyfield's ear after he infamously bit a portion off during their "The Sound and ...

Caroline Frost

How David Oyelowo's Scary, Spooky Exit Paid Off

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

David Oyelowo has had his share of pinch-me moments in the last few years - co-starring with Tom Cruise, looking up at his idol Daniel Day-Lewis on th...

Caroline Frost

The Man Who Told Oprah, 'I Didn't Want Your Money, I Wanted You'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Everybody knows Oprah Winfrey, right? The media mogul, producer and generation-defining chat show hostess vibrant with so much energy that, during a w...

Oprah Joins 'Loose Women'

Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

US chat show queen Oprah Winfrey is to lend her credentials to 'Loose Women' by joining the panel later this week. Oprah - who is in the UK to prom...

Black Woman Experiences Racism

Ezra Tafari Rose | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ezra Tafari Rose

Silence is a luxury that no one can afford when confronted with racism. Silence fuels the ignorance that opinion cures and so we all have a duty to speak out against attempts of racists to marginalise us.

WATCH: What Would YOU Ask Lindsay Lohan?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

You can't really say a celebrity has finished his/her rehab, until she's ticked the final box - sitting down with Oprah Winfrey and confessing to the ...

Plastic Surgery Addict Talks To Oprah Winfrey About Life After 59 Procedures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Jenny Lee has undergone a total of 59 plastic surgery operations in her lifetime in a bid to combat her cripplingly low self-esteem. When she first...

And You Thought Meatless Monday Was Just for Hippies

Patrick Drake | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Patrick Drake

Global warming isn't the fictional bogey man many once thought it to be and its effects go way beyond marooning polar bears on melting icebergs. The methane (noisily) produced by livestock is 20 times more deleterious as a greenhouse gas than C02, which makes meat production the second most damaging source of greenhouse gases in the world.

Top Ten Most Powerful Women in the World 2013

Joanne Nye | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Joanne Nye

This year marks the centenary of famous Suffragette martyr Emily Wilding Davison's tragic death at the Epsom races. This event and the work of the Suffragette movement have made me stop to think about how far we women have come in the last 100 years and how much more there is to be done to help the next generation achieve success.

The Unenthusiastic Dieter - The Big Fat Diet Finish

Mette Poynton | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Mette Poynton

I started a diet on January 1st of this year and it has been a rollercoaster ride of sorts. I lost weight but I hated the dieting. I hated the focus around food and body image. I hated waking up and going to sleep thinking about what to eat, what not to eat and what I should be doing differently to look skinnier and prettier.