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The impact of being a Next Generation Poet
Batman v Superman director Zack Snyder has tweeted the first official photo of the new Batmobile.
Channel 4 is to replace its 4oD on demand service with a new online hub housing all their channels, content and services.
Actor Richard Kiel - who played steel-toothed villain Jaws in two James Bond films - has died aged 74, a Californian hospital confirms.
A once-a-decade list of the brightest talents in poetry includes rapper, performance poet and playwright Kate Tempest.
Sand's the canvas for one artist and his rake
Daily Show host Jon Stewart makes his directorial debut at the Toronto Film Festival with a film about about a journalist imprisoned in Iran
Secrets of the costume drama juggernaut
Damon Albarn's first solo album makes the shortlist for this year's Mercury Prize, which is given to the best British or Irish record of the last 12 months.
Transformers star Shia LaBeouf pleads guilty to a charge of disorderly conduct over his disruption of a Broadway performance of Cabaret.
Octopizzo, the Nairobi hi-hop artist, speaks to the BBC about his inspiration and giving young people living in the ghetto "something to be proud of."
A look at the 12 acts nominated for this year's prize
Staff working on the BBC's Mrs Merton Show thought an alleged assault by Dave Lee Travis was "aggressive" rather than "playful, albeit ill-judged", comedian Dave Gorman tells a court.
A man taking publicity shots for a flying school returned home to find he had captured images of spacecraft from the new Star Wars film.
Star Trek actor Zachary Quinto lands a key role in the US TV version of The Slap, Christos Tsiolkas's best-selling novel.
Television viewing on iPads and Android tablet devices is set to be measured for the first time, it is announced.
Robert Plant spoke to BBC Breakfast about his latest album Lullaby and… the Ceaseless Roar
The TV naturalist heads back to the Great Barrier Reef for a new series on BBC One.
Media mogul Rupert Murdoch suggests on Twitter that Page 3 models in the Sun newspaper should start wearing clothes.
The Kinshasa Symphony Orchestra from the troubled Democratic Republic of Congo gives its first UK concert in Manchester on Thursday.