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BRIDGES Talk To Us About Their Love Of Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Their New EP And Delight At The Prospect Of Touring Again [EXCLUSIVE]

After releasing their latest single, Go Long, on the 5th May, BRIDGES are gearing up for the release of their new EP, Empty Galleries, and a tour later this year. The five piece Bridgwater band, consisting of vocalist Ethan Proctor,...

By Andrew Lockwood on 16 May 2021

Dave Bautista: I Fear Wasting My Life

Dave Bautista has a "big fear" of wasting his life.The wrestler-turned-actor is determined to make the most of his career and admits that in spite of his recent success, he never feels entirely satisfied.Bautista, 52 - who has starred in...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Nicki Minaj Played Enya To Her Unborn Son

Nicki Minaj played Enya to her son during her pregnancy.The chart-topping rap star - who gave birth to a baby boy on September 30 - has revealed her son hated listening to rap music but loved "soothing" songs.Nicki, 38, wrote...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Olivia Rodrigo: I'm An Oversharer

Olivia Rodrigo is an "oversharer".The 18-year-old singer thinks her approach to songwriting is simply an "extension" of her willingness to be open and honest in her everyday life.She explained: "I’ve always been such an oversharer. "I’ll tell my Uber driver...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Naomi Scott: Lockdown Prevented Me From Getting Trapped On 'hamster Wheel'

Naomi Scott is grateful that the coronavirus pandemic prevented her from getting trapped on a "hamster wheel" after 'Aladdin'The 28-year-old actress starred as Princess Jasmine in the 2019 Disney's live-action remake of the flick but says that the shutdown to...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Mads Mikkelsen Says Another Round Remake Could Be 'tricky'

Mads Mikkelsen thinks the remake of 'Another Round' could be "tricky".The 55-year-old actor starred in the Danish coming-of-middle-age movie, and he's curious to see how the English-language version - which will star Leonardo DiCaprio - will be received by fans.He...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Moby Felt Suicidal Before MTV Awards

Moby felt suicidal at the peak of his career in 2002.The 55-year-old star still has vivid memories of his lowest moment before the MTV Awards in Barcelona.He recalled: "I got to my hotel the night before and I was at...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Billy Porter Working With MNEK On New Music

Billy Porter has been working British producer-and-songwriter MNEK on new songs for his musical comeback.The Emmy-winning actor - who has released four albums and collaborated with Shapeshifters in 2020 - has been in the studio with MNEK in London working...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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Paul Feig: Melissa McCarthy Was A Last Minute Bridemaids Casting

Melissa McCarthy was cast in 'Bridesmaids' at the last minute, director Paul Feig has revealed.The 58-year-old filmmaker helmed the 2011 comedy flick and explained how Melissa boarded the movie as Megan Price "very late in the game".Paul said: "We saw...

By Bang Showbiz on 16 May 2021

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St Vincent: 'Work And Luck Are Keys To Success'

St Vincent says "work and luck" are the keys to success.The 38-year-old singer/songwriter acknowledged that many talented people don't succeed in the music industry and says all successes come with a measure of luck.When asked by the Financial Times newspaper,...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Dave Bautista Praises Zack Snyder

Dave Bautista has praised Zack Snyder for how hard he works on set.The pair recently collaborated on Snyder's 'Army of the Dead' and Bautista says the experience increased his respect for the director.He told The Hollywood Reporter: "When we were...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Noel Gallagher: Oasis' Legacy Set In Stone

Noel Gallagher doesn't need to reform Oasis because the legacy of the band is "set in stone".The 'Don't Look Back in Anger' hitmaker and his brother Liam are always being asked to reunite as a group, but Noel doesn't see...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Zack Snyder Hopes Warner Bros Bend To Fan Pressure

Zack Snyder hopes Warner Bros listens to the "massive fandom" calling for him to make more DC movies.The 55-year-old director thinks it's unlikely he'll make another DC film, having previously helmed 'Justice League' and 'Man of Steel', but Zack suggested...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Motley Crue's Stadium Tour Postponed To 2022

Motley Crue's stadium tour with Poison, Joan Jett and Def Leppard has been postponed to 2022.The four legendary acts were originally due to kick off a run of stadium shows in summer 2020 but were forced to move all dates...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Robert De Niro's Injury Won't Affect Flower Moon Production

Robert De Niro's injury won't affect production on 'Killers of the Flower Moon'. The 77-year-old actor hurt his leg at his home in Oklahoma - where he is living while filming Martin Scorsese's upcoming thriller alongside Leonardo DiCaprio - and...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Olly Alexander Is 'free' After Going Solo

Olly Alexander feels free after going solo.Years & Years is now just Olly on his own after founding members Mikey Goldsworthy and Emre Turkmen departed the electropop group this year, and he feels completely reinvigorated to be making music that...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Scott Eastwood Recalls Practising Jujutsu With Guy Ritchie

Scott Eastwood and Guy Ritchie have practised jujutsu together.The 35-year-old actor - who worked with the director on his latest movie, 'Wrath of Man' - has revealed he previously trained with the filmmaker at the London academy of mixed martial...

By Bang Showbiz on 15 May 2021

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Boyd Holbrook And Shaunette Renee Wilson Join Indiana Jones 5

Boyd Holbrook and Shaunette Renee Wilson have joined the cast of ‘Indiana Jones 5’.The ‘Logan’ star and the 31-year-old actress will both star in the fifth instalment of the iconic action franchise alongside Harrison Ford, who is returning to play...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Why We Love Martin Garrix's UEFA Euro 2020 Collaboration With Bono And The Edge

At a time where team sports have never been so important, U2's Bono and The Edge have teamed up with Martin Garrix for an emotional song entitled We Are The People, released to promote the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship...

By Holly Mosley on 14 May 2021

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Duran Duran To Perform With Graham Coxon At Billboard Music Awards

Duran Duran are set to perform with Blur's Graham Coxon at the 2021 Billboard Music Awards.Simon Le Bon and co will be joined by the Britpop legend when they debut a new track from their upcoming album during the awards...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Olivia Rodrigo Wants To Duet With Taylor Swift On A Speak Now Song

Olivia Rodrigo would love to feature on Taylor Swift's re-recording of 'Speak Now'.The 'Driver's License' hitmaker has revealed the US megastar's 2010 record is her "favourite" of her back catalogue.And after the likes of Keith Urban and Maren Morris featured...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Goo Goo Dolls Announce Career-spanning Rarities LP

Goo Goo Dolls have announced the career-spanning LP 'Rarities'.Fans of the 'Iris' group - who formed in 1985 - can expect 20 songs released between 1995 to 2007, plus unreleased gems, remixes, and more.The full collection drops on June 25,...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Dove Cameron: My Lip Scar Adds Character

Dove Cameron doesn't cover up her lip scar with make-up because it "adds character".The 25-year-old actress has a mark on her upper lip after a dog bit her when she was five, and she has insisted she has never felt...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Zendaya Celebrated As A Person Not A Model By Valentino

Valentino wanted to celebrate Zendaya as a person and not a model for their latest campaign.The Italian fashion house's creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli has highlighted the importance of showcasing the 24-year-old's "whole identity", as the 'Malcolm & Marie' star shares...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Rhys Ifans Thinks He's Too Old To Play Sir Rod Stewart In Film

Rhys Ifans thinks he is too old to play Sir Rod Stewart in a biopic.The music legend previously revealed that the 'Notting Hill' star was his first choice to portray him in a film about his life, but Ifans thinks...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Chris Rock Wants Spiral Sequels

Chris Rock is already planning to make sequels to 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'.The 56-year-old star makes his debut in the 'Saw' franchise in the new flick and hopes that it can reinvigorate the series in a similar way...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Album Of The Week: The 29th Anniversary Of 'Bricks Are Heavy' By L7

Following the release of their first two, developmental albums, LA's L7 released what was to be their most commercial and well received record, Bricks Are Heavy in 1992. Donita Sparks and Suzi Gardner formed L7 in 1985, released their debut,...

By Andrew Lockwood on 14 May 2021

Martin Garrix And U2's Bono And The Edge Drop UEFA Euro 2020 Song

Martin Garrix and U2's Bono and The Edge have released their official UEFA Euro 2020 song, 'We Are The People'.The EDM star and the Irish rockers teamed up on the uplifting anthem, which premiered on giant screens at Wembley Stadium...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Katy Perry Releases Pokemon Song Electric

Katy Perry has released her new single 'Electric' to mark 25 years of Pokémon.The 36-year-old pop superstar has also shared an uplifting Pokémon-inspired music video to accompany the release.'Electric' is taken from the upcoming LP, ‘Pokémon 25: The Album’, which...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Little Mix Rake In Touring Profits Of £8 Million

Little Mix banked a whopping £8 million in touring profits in 2020.Accounts for their Eternal Magic Touring firm filed on August 31, 2020, show an impressive increase from £1.7 million to £9.7 million, despite the girl group not being able...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Kathryn Hahn Boards Knives Out Sequel

Kathryn Hahn has become the latest star to join the cast of the 'Knives Out' sequel.The 47-year-old actress is reportedly set to appear with Daniel Craig, Dave Bautista, Janelle Monae and Edward Norton.Craig will reprise his role as detective Benoit...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Robert De Niro Injures Leg While Filming For Killers Of The Flower Moon

Robert De Niro has injured his leg during filming for Martin Scorsese's new film 'Killers of the Flower Moon'.The Oscar-winning star suffered the injury off-set in Oklahoma, where he has been shooting ahead of his role as William Hale in...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Lana Condor Swears By Organic Soap For Brows

Lana Condor uses organic soap on her brows.The 'To All The Boys I've Loved Before' star has shared the beauty tip she was taught by her make-up artist and swears by the technique because her eyebrows tend to "droop".She explained:...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

Ashley Graham Hits Back At Critics Of Armpit Hair With Razor Line

Ashley Graham has clapped back at critics of her armpit hair by launching her own razors.The 33-year-old model caused a stir when she appeared with hair under her arms, and now she has announced the release of her own Shave...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Rihanna's Music Comeback Edges Closer As She Lines Up A Music Video Shoot

Rihanna's music comeback is edging closer after she lined up a music video shoot.The 'Work' hitmaker has been teasing fans about the long-awaited release of her follow-up to 2016's 'Anti' for some time, and now it has been reported that...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021


Pet Shop Boys Reveal Reason For Missing BRIT Awards Performance Of It's A Sin

Pet Shop Boys didn't perform at the BRIT Awards "due to a contractual issue".The band was involved in the production of Sir Elton John and Years & Years' moving rendition of their hit 'It's A Sin', and they were asked...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Millie Bobby Brown And Henry Cavill Confirmed For Enola Holmes Sequel

Millie Bobby Brown and Henry Cavill will be back for 'Enola Holmes 2'.Netflix has confirmed that the sequel to the 2020 mystery film, which was based on the first book in the series by Nancy Springer and explores the titular...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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Spiral Director Darren Lynn Bousman Forced To Cut Gruesome Trap From Saw Film

Darren Lynn Bousman had to cut a gruesome death trap from 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'.The director has revealed while some traps were discussed and ditched from the movie early in production, one particularly nasty one was actually filmed...

By Bang Showbiz on 14 May 2021

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The Best Of Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees The Foo Fighters

To celebrate their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this week, we reflect on the most iconic songs from the Foo Fighters' 26-year career. It's the first year the band has been eligible for induction, and also...

By Holly Mosley on 13 May 2021

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Marisol Nichols Was 'dying' For Horror Role Before Sprial

Marisol Nichols was "dying" to make a horror movie before joining the cast of 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'.The 47-year-old actress has been cast as police officer Captain Angie Ganza in the new instalment of the horror franchise and...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Dave Bautista Stunned By Dune Role

Dave Bautista was "taken aback" when he was offered a part in 'Dune'.The 52-year-old actor will play the role of Glossu Raban in Denis Villeneuve's long-awaited sci-fi movie, which covers the first part of Frank Herbert's 1965 novel, and the...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Daisy Lowe's Interest In Sustainable Fashion

Daisy Lowe has taken an interest in sustainable fashion.The 32-year-old model doesn't want to be "preachy" about the importance of making fashion sustainable but she has urged people to make their own choice to live either "consciously or unconsciously".She said:...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Raye's BRIT Outfit Pays Tribute To Marilyn Monroe

Raye paid tribute to Marilyn Monroe with her BRITs outfit.The 23-year-old singer and her stylist Shaquille teamed up with Bulgari to recreate the iconic pink dress the 1950s movie star wore in 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' for her appearance at the...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

Gemma Chan's Self-care

Gemma Chan prioritises self-care after the last year.The 'Crazy Rich Asians' star knows how crucial it is that she takes time for herself, especially after the coronavirus pandemic, as it is has given her a chance to "slow down".She said:...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Penelope Cruz Loves Cutting Hair

Penelope Cruz loves to cut people's hair. The 46-year-old actress grew up in her mother's salon, where she learned how to cut and style hair and has continued to practise the trade on people since her teens. Asked who gave...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Sir Elton John Personally Phoned Olly Alexander To Ask Him About BRITs Performance

Sir Elton John personally phoned Olly Alexander to ask him to perform 'It's A Sin' at the BRIT Awards.The duo performed their single 'It's A Sin', which has been released in support of Elton's AIDs Foundation, at the annual music...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Arlo Parks Will Cry When She Gigs Again

Arlo Parks will "cry" when she gets to play a gig again.The 'Hope' hitmaker admits she will tear up when she finally takes to a stage again following the coronavirus pandemic.She said: "The thought of doing shows makes me want...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Corey Taylor Knew He Wanted To Join Slipknot After Seeing Them Live

Corey Taylor knew he wanted to join Slipknot after watching them "scare the hell out" of everybody.The 47-year-old rocker was watching the band perform at a gig and he was "drawn in" by it completely, so much so that he...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Sugababes Praises Mental Health Conversations

Sugababes are "so happy" that the mental health of pop stars is discussed more widely now.The girl group - which includes Mutya Buena, Siobhán Donaghy and Keisha Buchanan - is grateful that conversations which would have been near impossible back...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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Robert De Niro Joins About My Father Cast

Robert De Niro is to star in the comedy 'About My Father'.The 77-year-old actor has been cast in the new Lionsgate movie opposite stand-up comic Sebastian Maniscalco, with the film centring on his life and his relationship with his father.Laura...

By Bang Showbiz on 13 May 2021

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April 2021 Favourites: We found 'Californian Soil' to be sublime, 'Introvert' extraordinary and 'Fight For You' a fitting Oscar winner

April 2021 Favourites: We found 'Californian Soil' to be sublime, 'Introvert' extraordinary and 'Fight For You' a fitting Oscar winner

April 2021 may have been one of the coldest in 60 years, but there were still enough hot releases to warm our hearts and fuel...

Billie Eilish - Your Power Video

Billie Eilish - Your Power Video

Billie Eilish goes blonde in the stunning video for her eagerly anticipated new single 'Your Power', which is set to feature on her newly announced...

Willow - Transparent Soul ft. Travis Barker Video

Willow - Transparent Soul ft. Travis Barker Video

Willow follows in her mother's footsteps with her latest single release; an infectious pop punk anthem entitled 'Transparent Soul' featuring blink-182's Travis Barker.

Seven upcoming K-Pop albums we can't wait for

Seven upcoming K-Pop albums we can't wait for

Which K-Pop album are you most excited about?