Colin Firth has said he feels “shame” for not doing more after a co-star told him about an “distressing encounter” with Harvey Weinstein. Dix claimed that Weinstein invited her to a private room at the Savoy Hotel in London in 1990, where she was forcibly shoved onto a bed while Weinstein “tugged at her clothes”.
Matt Damon has denied helping to “kill” a 2004 New York Times story which made allegations of sexual assault and harassment against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. Responding to the claims in an article for Deadline, Damon insisted Weinstein had asked him to call Waxman to vouch for Fabrizio Lombardo, who ran Miramax’s Italian office, the distribution company for Weinstein, and Damon agreed to call the reporter.
Week two saw high scores, standing ovations and dance disasters peppered throughout the evening’s performances in a show which saw the frontrunners for 2017 emerge. Although he worried fans by dropping partner Janette Manrara on her head during rehearsals, the risks paid off in a jaw-dropping lift sequence which earned the first 'Nine' score of this series so far. Maroon 5’s "Sugar" sadly couldn’t help Charlotte Hawkins’ dance branded a “complete dance disaster” by in-house Grinch Craig Revel Horwood.
A lack of hospital beds means the NHS is facing a “winter of woe”, senior doctors have warned, as new figures showed the health service is struggling with increasing demand. The NHS is losing more than 180,000 days of available beds a month, where patients are fit to leave hospital but face delays in being transferred, according to data released by NHS Digital. The warning that hospitals were poorly prepared for winter, from the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS), came on the same day that it emerged NHS England received 571 written complaints every day last year – the highest number on record.
Reality TV star Jeremy McConnell has been found guilty of assaulting ex-girlfriend Stephanie Davis after an attack she said made her fear for her life. McConnell was found guilty at Liverpool Magistrates' Court of assaulting Miss Davis at her home in Rainhill, Merseyside, on March 10. The pair, who began a relationship after appearing on Celebrity Big Brother, argued during the hearing at Liverpool Magistrates' Court as Miss Davis told how McConnell had "completely destroyed" her life.
Prince Harry wows Meghan Markle with an African safari and sunset to celebrate her 36th birthday
It may divide opinion but there are more and more reasons to love Marmite, apparently. Marmite contains magnesium, which scientists recently showed can help us sleep. A heaped teaspoon of Marmite gives you 10 per cent of your recommended daily allowance (RDI) of magnesium.
The woman who claims to be the secret daughter of surrealist master Salvador Dali has said she is “relieved” after winning the court battle to exhume his body for DNA tests. "I am very positive you know what I mean," Maria Pilar Abel told a press conference. The 61-year-old gained permission from Catalonia's High Court to obtain samples from the famed surrealist artist's body that will settle the question of her paternity last month.
Princess Charlotte steals show on Royal tour with curtsy and handshake as she receives posy of flowers
Daniel Day-Lewis, one of the most widely respected actors of his generation and a three-time Oscar-winner, has announced his retirement from acting. The 60-year-old has performed in his last play and recently finished shooting his last film, Phantom Thread, a reunion with There Will Be Blood collaborator Paul Thomas Anderson that is due in cinemas this December. "Daniel Day-Lewis will no longer be working as an actor," his representative Leslee Dart said in a short statement.
Prince George and Princess Charlotte delight at Trooping the Colour parade to celebrate the Queen's birthday
Adam West, star of the 1960s television series Batman, has died at the age of 88. West remained a working actor until his death, doing recurring voice work for animated projects including Family Guy – in which he played himself – and Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders. Mr West made his film debut in 1959’s The Young Philadelphians alongside Paul Newman before finding universal recognition with his tongue-in-cheek portrayal of the Caped Crusader in Batman.
Scotland election results: Alex Salmond defeated and SNP suffer huge losses as Tory chances boosted north of the border
Swedish film The Square has won the prestigious Palme D’or at the Cannes Film Festival. The satirical film, directed by Ruben Ostlund, is about the director of a contemporary art museum who stages a new exhibition called "The Square" in a bid to attract publicity. The concept is that, inside the square, everyone is encouraged to behave responsibly.
Twitter has reacted to the news that Katie Hopkins is to leave LBC after her 'final solution' comments in the wake of the Manchester bombing. The outspoken broadcaster, who was employed by the radio station for less than a year, has courted controversy on numerous occasion, but it was her comments following the suicide blast which killed 22 at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday (22 May) that was the final straw. Social media users have been responding to the news, many with praise and some accusing LBC of eliminating freedom of speech.
For a bride who arranged her day with military precision, it is perhaps unsurprising that Pippa Middleton wanted to ensure that even the waiting staff were as svelte and glamorous as her high society guests. Miss Middleton’s careful choreography extended to the table plan, which decreed that couples should not sit together. There were no exceptions, not even for royalty, meaning that Meghan Markle was unable to sit next to Prince Harry, despite flying more than 3,000 miles to attend.
Pippa Middleton sealed her society wedding to James Matthews with a kiss - as Prince Harry reportedly made a 100-mile round trip to bring girlfriend Meghan Markle to the reception. The society nuptials of the year was witnessed by family, close friends and famous faces including tennis star Roger Federer and wife Mirka, celebrity Donna Air, Princess Eugenie, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, as well as Prince George and Princess Charlotte.
The interest around James Matthews has been growing ever since he proposed to Pippa Middleton, sister of the Duchess of Cambridge, in 2016. Now the couple have tied the knot, but just who is Mr Matthews? Who is James Matthews?
When is Pippa Middleton's wedding? The Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister Pippa Middleton, 33, is just two days away from marrying James Matthews in what will be the society wedding of 2017. The ceremony is due to start at 11:30am on Saturday - don't be late Pippa!
A speeding vehicle has jumped the curb in New York's Times Square, killing at least one and injuring as many as 13 people.