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The award-winning architect Sir Richard MacCormac dies aged 75 after a long battle with cancer.
Actors Samuel L Jackson and Chris Hemsworth have been talking about the enduring appeal of superheroes at Comic-Con
Top Gear's Burma special in which Jeremy Clarkson used a racial term broke broadcasting guidelines, Ofcom rules.
The first picture of actress Gal Gadot in costume as Wonder Woman is unveiled to coincide with this year's Comic Con.
The Judge, starring Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall, is announced as the opening film of the 2014 Toronto Film Festival.
Scarlett Johansson's action thriller Lucy comes out on top in a box office tussle with Hercules, the latest vehicle for former wrestler Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
Lily Allen posted a mocked-up picture on Instagram of her being arrested by officers in Australia before taking it back down.
Cheryl Cole lands the fourth solo chart topper of her career, becoming only the third British female to achieve the feat.
Musician Peter Gabriel says that his world music label can be sustained for a further 25 years, despite the decline in physical music sales.
Italian opera singer Carlo Bergonzi, considered a leading performer of Verdi's work, dies aged 90.
A group of artists in New York paint a large group of nude models in public in a celebration of the human form.
Date for Guardians of the Galaxy sequel is revealed at Comic-Con event in San Diego.
New additions for season five are announced at Comic Con event in San Diego.
How Fiddler on the Roof became a surprise lasting hit
A new exhibition exploring the revolutionary work of Russian artist Kazimir Malevich on display at London’s Tate Modern.
An estimated 100,000 people lined Liverpool's streets to welcome three giant marionettes which tell the story of the city during World War One.
Brazil's rising musical master of experimentation
Thousands of ticket-holders are left disappointed as immersive outdoor screenings of Back To The Future are cancelled by organiser Secret Cinema.
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber rails against "fixed" classical music competitions which he says young musicians should avoid entering.
Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber has advised aspiring musicians to avoid music competitions because "they are fixed".