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Barry Gibb brings Bee Gee`s disco fever to Glasto`s legends slot

Barry Gibb brings Bee Gee`s disco fever to Glasto`s legends slot

Published 25/06/2017

Barry Gibb performs on the Pyramid Stage at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival in Glastonbury, Britain June 25, 2017. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Barry Gibb brought some Sunday afternoon fever to the legends slot at Glastonbury Festival when he entertained a huge crowd with Bee Gees hits "Stayin' Alive", "How Deep is Your Love", "Night Fever" and "Tragedy".

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Box Office: `Transformers: The Last Knight` Opens to Franchise Low $69.1 Million

Box Office: `Transformers: The Last Knight` Opens to Franchise Low $69.1 Million

Published 25/06/2017

Actor Mark Wahlberg arrives for the U.S. premiere of the film 'Transformers: The Last Knight' in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., June 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski

By Seth KelleyLOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It seems the "Transformers" franchise is rusty.As of Sunday morning "Transformers: The Last Knight,

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Radiohead take aim at `strong and stable` May at Glastonbury

Radiohead take aim at `strong and stable` May at Glastonbury

Published 24/06/2017

Radiohead performs on the Pyramid Stage at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival in Britain, June 23, 2017. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Britain's Radiohead returned to Glastonbury's Pyramid Stage on Friday, 20 years after a legendary performance at the festival, with a set that mocked Prime Minister Theresa May's election campaign and pulled songs from nearly all of their albums.

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Actor Johnny Depp apologizes for `poor taste` Trump assassination joke

Actor Johnny Depp apologizes for `poor taste` Trump assassination joke

Published 23/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: Actor Johnny Depp poses on a Cadillac before presenting his film The Libertine, at Cinemageddon at Worthy Farm in Somerset during the Glastonbury Festival in Britain, June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez/File Photo

Johnny Depp on Friday apologized for joking about assassinating U.S. President Donald Trump, saying his remarks were in "poor taste."

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Ron Howard enters `Star Wars` after Han Solo movie directors depart

Ron Howard enters `Star Wars` after Han Solo movie directors depart

Published 23/06/2017

Director Ron Howard poses for photographers at the British Academy Film Awards Nominees Party at Kensington Palace in London, Britain February 11, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Oscar-winning filmmaker Ron Howard is stepping into a galaxy far, far away for the upcoming "Star Wars" Han Solo spin-off movie, Lucasfilm announced on Thursday, after the film's production was thrown into upheaval by the surprise departure of its directors.

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Appeals court overturns conviction of `Making a Murderer` inmate

Appeals court overturns conviction of `Making a Murderer` inmate

Published 22/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: Brendan Dassey is pictured in this undated booking photo obtained by Reuters January 29, 2016. Manitowoc County Sheriff's Department/Handout via Reuters/File Photo

A federal appeals court on Thursday affirmed a decision to overturn the murder conviction of Brendan Dassey, a Wisconsin man serving a life sentence whose case was chronicled in the popular Netflix television documentary "Making a Murderer."

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Cosby plans sex assault talks, accusers` lawyer cries foul

Cosby plans sex assault talks, accusers` lawyer cries foul

Published 22/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: Actor and comedian Bill Cosby arrives for the third day of his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 7, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

Bill Cosby plans to conduct a series of free public seminars about sexual assault this summer, his spokesman said days after a Pennsylvania judge declared a mistrial in the entertainer's sexual assault trial.

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Harry Potter still casts spell for fans 20 years on

Harry Potter still casts spell for fans 20 years on

Published 22/06/2017

Cosplay fans (L-R) George Massingham, Abbey Forbes and Karolina Goralik travel by tube dressed in Harry Potter themed costumes, after a visit to one the literary franchise's movie filming locations at Leadenhall Market in London, Britain, March 10, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall

Dressed in a long black gown and holding a wand, George Massingham is keen for everyone to know he is a Harry Potter super fan.

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Stars come out for European premiere of Edgar Wright`s `Baby Driver`

Stars come out for European premiere of Edgar Wright`s `Baby Driver`

Published 22/06/2017

Director of the movie 'Baby Driver' Edgar Wright (3rd L) and cast members (L-R) Lily James, Ansel Elgort, Jon Hamm, Eiza Gonzalez and Jamie Foxx. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Big Hollywood names hit the red carpet in London on Wednesday for the European premiere of British director Edgar Wright's new heist movie "Baby Driver".

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Sand sculpture festival brings super-heroes to Belgian beach

Sand sculpture festival brings super-heroes to Belgian beach

Published 22/06/2017

Sand carver Sergey Zaplatin from Russia. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A beach in Belgium has been transformed into a giant sandy gallery, featuring larger-than-life super heroes, cartoon characters and Cinderella's castle, for one of the world's biggest sand-sculpture festivals.

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