Sarah Dean

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The Kindness of Strangers: Why Travelling Alone Will Never Be Lonely

(0) Comments | Posted 10 May 2016 | (00:00)

I'm lying in a hospital bed in Bangkok with a drip pumping antibiotics and IV fluid into my arm.

It's exactly one month since I packed my rucksack, jumped on a plane from Sydney and set off to travel Southeast Asia alone.

I wanted to explore places off the usual...

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BRITS 2014: Complete Winners List - Alex Turner's Arctic Monkeys Win Best Album And Best Group

(0) Comments | Posted 20 February 2014 | (14:19)

Arctic Monkeys not only injected some rock'n'roll into the Brit Awards 2014, but also took home the coveted Best Album gong for 'AM' and Best Group prize.

The Sheffield band's triumph on Wednesday is a triple success - as they have now carried off the Best...

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Pharrell Williams Says 'Blurred Lines' Isn't Sexist Ahead Of BRIT Awards 2014 Appearance

(3) Comments | Posted 19 February 2014 | (08:01)

Pharrell Williams has reopened the debate on his and Robin Thicke's 'misogynistic' song and subsequent music video, 'Blurred Lines', ahead of his Brit Awards 2014 appearance on Wednesday.

The singer told Time Out that the bare breasts in the video didn't make...

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'The Big Reunion' Supergroup 5th Story On How They Bonded: 'We Had A Shower Together' (EXCLUSIVE)

(0) Comments | Posted 17 February 2014 | (12:59)

ITV's 'The Big Reunion' is set for another first this week as it brings together a new ‘supergroup’ onscreen.

Another Level star Dane Bowers, 34, Blazin' Squad's Kenzie, 28, nineties soloist Kavana, 36, Pop Idol runner-up Gareth...

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Michael Jackson Fans Win €1 Each In Damages For 'Emotional Suffering' In Case Against Conrad Murray

(0) Comments | Posted 12 February 2014 | (07:10)

Five dedicated Michael Jackson fans have been granted one euro each for the "emotional damage" they suffered after the King of Pop's untimely death.

A French court ruled the handful of fans out of 34 plaintiffs who were suing Jackson's former doctor Conrad Murray, had proven...

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Don't Forget Child Soldiers - They Are Still on the Front Line

(1) Comments | Posted 11 February 2014 | (23:00)

Whether forced into fighting through fear and abduction or recruited by the attraction of desperately needed money, child soldiers are still locked in battle around the world.

12 February marks The International Day Against The Use Of Child Soldiers, otherwise known as Red Hand Day.

It's an annual commemoration...

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Taylor Swift Sees 'Red' At London's O2 Arena (REVIEW)

(1) Comments | Posted 2 February 2014 | (13:00)

“Oh hi, London,” giggled Taylor Swift, as she took to the stage for the first of her sold-out five nights at the capital’s 02 Arena, with a mischievous glint in her eyes.

The Bambi-like country gal, turned international pop phenomenon, opened the UK leg of her tour...

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Is Romance Better In The Dark? We Visit 'About Time' Restaurant Dans Le Noir To Find Out (REVIEW)

(2) Comments | Posted 28 January 2014 | (15:16)

Richard Curtis, the king of the very middle class British rom-com, recently dropped the bombshell that he’s “perhaps done” with directing.

It’s sad that the man who brought us 'Notting Hill', 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' and ‘Love Actually’ wants to retire from filmmaking but...

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'Homeland' Finale Reviews: Viewers Left In Shock After Brody Decision (SPOILERS)

(1) Comments | Posted 23 December 2013 | (09:41)

SPOILER WARNING: If you haven't watched Sunday night's 'Homeland' series 3 finale yet don't ready any further...

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Viewers were left in shock after Damian Lewis's Emmy Award-winning character Nicholas Brody was killed off in the 'Homeland' series 3 finale on...

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David Tennant Jokes About The Best 'Doctor Who' During Zombie Claus Panto (PICTURES)

(8) Comments | Posted 20 December 2013 | (10:44)

Is David Tennant the best Time Lord 'Doctor Who' has ever seen?

It's a question that has fans of the BBC sci-fi show all over the world deep in debate every time it's posed and now David has added his own two cents...

In the basement...

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'Strictly Come Dancing' Finalist Susanna Reid Admits 'There's Been Tears All Week'

(10) Comments | Posted 19 December 2013 | (14:12)

'BBC Breakfast' presenter Susanna Reid has revealed she's been in "tears all week" as her time on 'Strictly Come Dancing' comes to an end.

The presenter, who has remained composed throughout the competition - even in the face of the judges' harsh comments - told us:...

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Keith Richards Turns 70: We Celebrate With 70 Pics Of Him And The Rolling Stones

(2) Comments | Posted 17 December 2013 | (15:59)

Keith Richards, the legend that is the Rolling Stones' guitarist, turns 70 on Wednesday.

After 50 years with the band, he remains for many the true holder of the Stones' flame, and he and the band go into his next decade on a huge high after...

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X Factor Finals: Five Things I Learned From Watching Live At Wembley

(1) Comments | Posted 15 December 2013 | (15:42)

Behind the power ballads, sparkly outfits, over-enthusiastic dancers and huge stage props at the X Factor final is a very well oiled machine, which I got to witness on Saturday night.

"Up on your feet, you can't sit down if anyone is performing," instructed the bossy compere.


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Beyoncé's Most Badass Lyrics From Surprise Album 'Beyoncé'

(9) Comments | Posted 13 December 2013 | (11:01)

Beyoncé is back with the type of record that has people talking - powerful, provocative and unapologetic. Oh, and it was released as a huge surprise overnight.

The album is a mixed bag - from vulnerable moments to full on 'come at me' sex songs,...

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The Top 10 Entertainment Fails Of 2013 (VIDEO, PICTURES)

(0) Comments | Posted 11 December 2013 | (13:53)

As 2013 comes to an end, HuffPost UK Entertainment looks back at the biggest fails in the TV, film and music industry over the past twelve months.

From dreadful comeback singles, film flops, unfunny comedies, cringeworthy performances and even one career suicide, here are the things the stars would...

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Top 10 Musical Moments Of 2013 (VIDEO)

(0) Comments | Posted 9 December 2013 | (14:33)

This time last year, who'd have thought we would spend approximately 532 hours discussing former Disney star Miley Cyrus in 2013? And who'd have known both 'N Sync and Destiny's Child would have reformed (albeit briefly) for two spectacular shows?

All in all, 2013 has been quite...

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Naomie Harris Reveals Rage On Set Of Nelson Mandela Film: 'There Were Moments When It Was Too Real'

(0) Comments | Posted 6 December 2013 | (10:05)

The apartheid regime in South Africa may have been dismantled over 20 years ago, but Naomie Harris says there were moments during filming of Nelson Mandela biopic 'Long Walk To Freedom' that still felt "too real".

The James Bond star was tasked with portraying the late...

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Nelson Mandela's Family Being 'Affected And Moved' By 'The Long Walk To Freedom' Was The 'Greatest Honour', Says Naomie Harris

(1) Comments | Posted 6 December 2013 | (07:07)

Naomie Harris has revealed members of Nelson Mandela's family broke down in her arms after being "really affected and moved" by the upcoming film on his life, 'The Long Walk To Freedom'.

The British actress spoke to The Huffington Post UK this week, before

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Britney Spears Poses With Gun, Moments After Wearing Virginia Tech Sweatshirt Where Shooting Massacre Occurred (PICTURES)

(43) Comments | Posted 22 November 2013 | (13:16)

Britney Spears has once again chosen to wield a gun for a music video - and this time she's filmed scenes with a pistol moments after wearing a Virginia Tech sweatshirt.

The hoodie comes from an American university that saw 32 people killed and 17 wounded...

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Frank Sinatra's Son Says Duetting With His Father Was 'Wrong', Reveals What The Singing Legend Taught Him (EXCLUSIVE)

(7) Comments | Posted 20 November 2013 | (12:15)

"He was a very overpowering personality, his presence seemed to cause certain responses," says Frank Sinatra Jr of his legendary musician father.

We are sitting in a small, dark room in London's Savoy hotel, the late Frank Sinatra's favourite place to stay in the English capital. And yet...

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