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Legendary British playwright ALAN AYCKBOURN is to receive a lifetime achievement honour from the organisers of the Tony Awards. The 71 year old will receive the prize at a special ceremony in New York on...

Ayckbourn Pens Movie In Eight Hours

English playwright ALAN AYCKBOURN penned the screenplay to 1988 movie A CHORUS OF DISAPPROVAL in just one day. Director Michael Winner paid a visit to Ayckbourn's London home after acquiring the rights to the film...

Ayckbourn: 'Hollywood Stars Stifling London Theatre'

Acclaimed British playwright SIR ALAN AYCKBOURN has launched a stinging attack on Hollywood stars including MADONNA, DAVID SCHWIMMER and MATT DAMON for damaging the reputation of UK theatre. The 67-year-old dramatist fears young homegrown talents...

Ayckbourn Returns After Stroke

Playwright ALAN AYCKBOURN is returning to work to direct his new play IF I WERE YOU after recovering from a stroke. The stage star, who wrote the play prior to his ill health, suffered a...

Ayckbourn Suffers Stroke

Veteran playwright SIR ALAN AYCKBOURN has been hospitalised in Scarborough, England, after suffering a stroke. THE NORMAN CONQUEST writer, 66, is currently recovering, but fears the right-side of his body has been struck by...

Playwright Attacks Hollywood Theatre Stars

Celebrated British playwright SIR ALAN AYCKBOURN has slammed the Hollywood film stars who are becoming the main attraction on London's West End stages. The acclaimed scribe has pledged to quit his beloved art form...


Get Your First Look At Jared Leto As The 'Suicide Squad's' Joker

Director David Ayer has shared the first official image of Leto as the DC villain.

Lady Gaga Receive Contemporary Icon Award Songwriters Hall Fame

Lady Gaga will be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame when she receives their Contemporary Icon Award in a ceremony on 19th June.

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt Album Review

Earl Sweatshirt sounds comfortable and mature on 'I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside', and his raw style with a high energy sounds at home over...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.


Bruce Jenner Interview: What We Learned From Former Olympian's Diane Sawyer Special

After months of intrigue and speculation Bruce Jenner’s two hour sit-down with Diane Sawyer aired on ABC Friday night.

Steven Moffat Talks 'Doctor Who' Movie: "There's Money To Be Made But That's Not The Point"

The showrunner has spoken out after leaked Sony emails revealed talk of a ‘Doctor Who’ movie.

Is Tom Cruise Ready To Face The Music In Disney's 'Bob The Musical'?

The ‘Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation’ star is reportedly being eyed for the long in development project.