Steven Wolfson, Las Vegas’s district attorney who has been working on the case of Tupac’s murder, quotes the artist, saying the team ‘”never surrendered” in the quest to find the truth. After he calls Tupac a “music legend”, Wolfson refers to an often cited quote from Tupac. “Death is not the greatest loss in life.
The actor who played Albus Dumbledore, Sir Michael Gambon, has died at the age of 82. The award winning actor began his acting career after leaving school with no qualifications. He went on to become a household name starring in The Singing Detective early on his career and latterly his role in the Harry Potter
He may have played astronaut Jim Lovell in Apollo 13, but Tom Hanks’ fascination with the Moon goes back to his childhood. Knowing this the producers at immersive experience Lightroom, asked Hanks to write and narrate their newest venture: The Moonwalkers. The show aims to take audiences on their own journey to the Moon and
British actress Sophie Turner and singer Joe Jonas announced earlier this month that they were divorcing after four years of marriage. At the time, they described the split as “amicable”. But now the 27-year-old actress is suing her estranged husband demanding their young children be returned to England. Nada Tawfik has the latest as this
Kylie Minogue says she watched her latest single Padam Padam go viral on TikTok. The singer, who has 16 studio albums to her name, says it was the first time she could see a track’s success in real time, by looking at social media. However, Kylie told BBC Breakfast’s Naga Munchetty not everything has a
BBC correspondent Chi Chi Izundu examines the controversies throughout the career of comedian and actor Russell Brand. Brand has been accused of rape and sexual assaults between 2006 and 2013, which he denies, saying his relationships were “always consensual”. The BBC, Channel 4 and a production firm have said they are investigating after allegations that
Writer Alan Bleasdale has given his first TV interview for 20 years as a stage version of his landmark TV drama The Boys From The Blackstuff is due to open. The Liverpool-born playwright stirred the national conscience with his 1980s BBC series about the despair of unemployed builders in his native city during that decade’s
Stormzy, Kate Moss and Linda Evangelista were just some of the stars on the stage at London’s Vogue World. Held at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, the bash raised funds for the arts and was part performance, part catwalk show. It’s the second time Vogue has organised such an event, the first being held last
Sylvester Stallone and Pope Francis playfully shadowboxed during a visit to the Vatican by the actor and his family. The Rocky star was received by the pontiff who told him he “grew up with [his] films”. Stallone jokingly responded “we box” and threw a few light air jabs, which the Pope then returned.
BBC presenter Nick Owen was moved to tears after learning that sharing his prostate cancer journey had a positive impact. During an interview with his BBC Midlands Today colleague Ben Godfrey to mark his return to work next week, the 75-year-old was told that more than a million people had used an online symptoms checker.
The Rolling Stones have unveiled their first album of original material since 2005, and the first since the death of drummer Charlie Watts. Hackney Diamonds features 12 tracks and will be released on 20 October. Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Sir Mick Jagger announced the album on Wednesday at an event in Hackney, where they
Actors Ian McKellen and Roger Allam are starring opposite one another in a new play, Frank & Percy. Ben Weatherill’s comedy will be at The Other Palace in Victoria, central London, from Friday until 3 December. McKellen and Allam took a break from rehearsals to chat to BBC London’s Riz Lateef.
Actor David Harewood visited Harewood House near Leeds, the stately home of the Lascelles family, to see his portrait, which the current earl has commissioned. But, as the actor explains to the BBC’s culture editor Katie Razzall, it is not easy being in the house which was built with profits from the slave trade, especially
Former editor of the Daily Mirror Piers Morgan has been quizzed about phone hacking allegations, while appearing on Sunday with Laura Kuenssberg. Earlier this year, at a trial in the High Court against Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN), the Duke of Sussex and others alleged their phones were hacked by the newspaper publisher’s journalists. Asked specifically
Antony Costa is swapping the boy band Blue to tread the boards while embracing his Greek heritage. The singer, who grew up in north London, has joined the cast of Mamma Mia! The Party at London’s O2. Costa is no stranger to the stage, having starred in theatre productions of Rock of Ages, Blood Brothers
Award winning actor Alan Cumming is aiming for a West End transfer with A Strange Loop, currently playing at the Barbican Theatre in London. The show tells the story of Usher, a black gay man writing a musical about a black gay man. It explores race, identity and sexuality. BBC London’s Wendy Hurrell went to