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Russia Put Dead Man on Trial to Avoid Looking Silly

Nick Revell | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK Comedy
Nick Revell

On Monday 4 March a man called Sergei Magnitsky will go on trial in Moscow for fraud and tax evasion. If he's found guilty, it's not clear where Mr Magnitsky will serve his sentence, because he's been dead since 2009.

Wearable Art: Mary Katrantzou and Erik Madigan Heck For SS13

Kate Lawson | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Style
Kate Lawson

Digital print Queen Katrantzou's beautiful collage-like designs are perfectly fused with Heck's mesmerising paint over-like photography, as colourful patterns expand into an abstract and other-wordly realm.

Janey Godley's Daughter Ashley Storrie Returns to Comedy and Tells of Lugs, Bear & Gangrel

John Fleming | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

Scots comedienne Janey Godley's daughter Ashley Storrie has decided to take up comedy again, after a gap of about 11 years (depending on how you calculate it). Ashley got her first acting part at the age of three as 'the wee girl in the metal tea urn' in the movie Alabama.

A Tune that Impacted My Life - David Bowie's "Ashes to Ashes"

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 10.07.2012 | Home
J.L. Sirisuk

My first crush was on a man wearing spandex pants and makeup. I was in primary school when I watched Labyrinth for the very first time, completely fri...

Cate Blanchett's Talent Makes Big and Small an Immeasurable Success

Emma Sheppard | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Emma Sheppard

I have this terrible habit of booking tickets to plays that sound interesting then months later, moments before curtain up, I realise I haven't got a clue what the plot is and wonder if I'm going to be sat for three hours in the dark, literally and metaphorically. I had a bad Beckett experience once.

'The Room' - The Best Bad Movie?... And How to Heckle Cult Movies

John Fleming | Posted 11.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
John Fleming

There are a lot of films labelled "the best worst movie ever made" - for example, Killer Bitch. It has taken me some time to catch up with The Room,...

Our Favourite Surreal Landscapes On the Planet

Black Tomato | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

As Pipilotti Rist's must-see 'Eyeball Massage' exhibition continues at the Hayward Gallery in London, it's got us here at Black Tomato thinking about ...