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Rose McGowan: Life after #MeToo

[ad_1] Actor and activist Rose McGowan became one of the most prominent figures of the #MeToo movement. She is one of several women to accuse Mr Weinstein of rape. He denies all allegations of non-consensual sex.Rose McGowan describes how life has changed since the allegations and the response she's seen from around the world to #MeToo. [ad_2] Source link
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English National Opera to give free tickets to under 18s

[ad_1] Image copyright ENO Image caption English National Opera hopes to attract new audiences The English National Opera (ENO) has announced they will give free tickets to under 18s for its Spring 2019 season.Balcony tickets will be made available on Saturdays as a way of engaging young people in opera.Adults who pay full price for balcony tickets will also be able to bring up to four under 16s free to
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Shazam reveals 2018’s most-searched songs

[ad_1] Image copyright Atlantic Records Image caption Clean Bandit and Demi Lovato had the most-Shazamed song of 2018 In a world full of smart devices, self-driving cars and voice assistants, Shazam is the closest technology comes to actual magic.The software allows you to hold your phone up to a speaker and answer the age-old question, "what is this song and who's it by?" without the humiliation of having to ask
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Is a female lead now key to box office success?

[ad_1] Image copyright Alamy Image caption Women-led films have won the box offices and critical accolades in recent years US awards season is in full swing - and so is the debate around representation (and a gaping lack thereof) in Hollywood. But the landscape for women in media may be changing for the better.Last year, female-centric films Lady Bird, Shape of Water, and Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri, earned
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Moira Stuart to join Classic FM

[ad_1] Image copyright Annabel Staff/Classic FM Image caption Moira Stuart is joining Classic FM Moira Stuart is joining radio station Classic FM as a newsreader and to host a new show.She has been at the BBC for over 40 years, having briefly left in 2007 over what was perceived as an ageism row.Stuart then returned in 2010 as Chris Evans' newsreader and to present her own music show on Radio
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Geoffrey Rush denies misconduct allegations by co-star Yael Stone

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Geoffrey Rush says the allegations are incorrect Actor Geoffrey Rush has denied fresh allegations that he acted inappropriately towards an actress.Orange is the New Black actress Yael Stone has said that alleged incidents took place when the pair starred together in a Sydney play in 2010-11. She alleges that Mr Rush danced naked in her presence, watched her shower, and sent her sexual
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‘My sleepless nights over Sandra Bullock’s blindfold’

[ad_1] Image copyright Netflix Image caption Bullock took advice from an expert who "helps blind people navigate spaces" Oscar-winning director Susanne Bier suffered "sleepless nights" after Sandra Bullock refused to cut holes in the blindfold she wore for their horror thriller film, Bird Box.Bullock plays a lone mother with two young children, battling an unseen force which compels you to kill yourself if you see it. Hence the need to
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Lord Sugar hires his Apprentice for 2018

[ad_1] Spoiler warning: This story reveals who wins Image copyright BBC/Boundless Taylor Herring After a gruelling 12 weeks, the winner of the The Apprentice has been hired.This time last year, Lord Sugar chose both finalists to be his business partners, for the first time in the BBC show's history.But he said of this year's finalists: "They're both risky".However, he chose Sian Gabbidon to win the full £250,000 investment in her
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Strictly Come Dancing: 11.7m watch Stacey Dooley win

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption Stacey and partner Kevin Clifton performed their "Paso Dooley" in the final Saturday night's Strictly Come Dancing grand final drew an average 11.7 million viewers, viewing figures show.The audience peaked at 12.7 million on the BBC One show in which Stacey Dooley beat Joe Sugg, Faye Tozer and Ashley Roberts to win the glitterball trophy.The overnight ratings make it the most watched of this