Peter Sellers

The Indian Queen: The Last and Most Profound Opera by Purcell at the ENO

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

When everybody is trying to understand today how Jihadi John made the transition from a shy nice kid to a cold merciless killer, music composer Purcell and playwriter John Dryden already attempted to grasp such a thorny issue in the late 1600s.

Jonny Owen: The Brains Behind 'Svengali', Premiering at the Edinburgh Film Festival

Jason Holmes | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

The film tells the story of Dixie (Jonny Owen), a postman from South Wales who all his life has dreamed of discovering a great band. One day, while surfing YouTube, he finds them: The Premature Congratulations. He hunts them down and offers them his management services.

Pink Panther Star Herbert Lom Dies, Aged 95

PA | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Veteran actor Herbert Lom, fondly remembered for his roles in the Pink Panther films during his half-century of film appearances, has died at the age ...

Author And Journalist Peter Evans Dies

PA | Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

The author and journalist Peter Evans has died suddenly at the age of 78. Evans collapsed at his home in London yesterday, his son Mark said. Th...

Future Shorts Summer Festival Checks In

Hanna Flint | Posted 24.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Hanna Flint

For this season's Future Shorts programme, Future Cinema, (the creators of Future Shorts and Secret Cinema) have partnered up with Morgans Hotel Group to include London's St Martins Lane and Sanderson hotels in their ever expanding network of Future Shorts locations.

All of My Heroes Have Left the Stage: An Eric Sykes Tribute, of Sorts

Alistair Coleman | Posted 04.09.2012 | UK Comedy
Alistair Coleman

Nothing is permanent. Nothing stays the same. I say this in sadness as another of my comedy heroes - the great Eric Sykes - dies at the age of 89, the post-war boom in comics taking another step toward extinction.

The Great Ealing Film Challenge 61: The Ladykillers (1955)

Dr Keith M. Johnston | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dr Keith M. Johnston

Watching this again, I couldn't help wondering: is The Ladykillers Ealing's most famous film?

Caroline Frost

80 Years Of Abbey Road, The Studio The Beatles Called Home | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Abbey Road Studios burst onto the public pop consciousness when The Beatles were photographed on the zebra crossing outside for their eponymous album ...