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British actress Keira Knightley is to make her Broadway debut next year in Therese Raquin, a stage version of Emile Zola's classic novel.
TV star Miranda Hart announces there will be no more episodes of her hit BBC sitcom after this Christmas.
David Walliams' Awful Auntie has become the best selling children's fiction title of the year just four weeks after going on sale.
Alan Partridge star Steve Coogan is cast in a US TV series that was to have starred the late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
The life and career of Alvin Stardust
A formal police complaint has been made by Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan after online rape threats were made against their daughter, the TV presenters say.
Singer Alvin Stardust, best known for his hit My Coo Ca Choo, dies aged 72 after recently being diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.
This year's Mobo awards, which saw Sam Smith pick up four trophies, was described by viewers as a "shambles".
The prize money for the TS Eliot Prize has been increased to £20,000 to mark the 50th anniversary of the poet's death in January 2015.
According to the boy band's company accounts, One Direction earned more than £49m in 2013 in the UK - or £94 every minute.
Police in London are appealing for help to trace stolen murals by an artist known as "the female Banksy", estimated to be worth at least £20,000.
BBC Radio 6 Music has won record audience figures, reaching almost two million listeners over the past three months, according to Rajar.
Two episodes of 1960s TV comedy At Last The 1948 Show, which starred John Cleese and Graham Chapman before they formed Monty Python, are found.
Farah Khan's much-anticipated new film, Happy New Year, is released for Diwali.
Tate director Sir Nicholas Serota is named the most powerful figure in the art world.
Fans recall Nirvana's first UK gig 25 years on
Critics are already hailing Michael Keaton's latest film Birdman a success, with many tipping it for an Oscar as Talking Movies' Tom Brook reports.
Wilko Johnson spent a whole year "calmly accepting the fact that I was going to die", he has told the BBC's Colin Paterson.
"Somebody get the papers, the papers" - Goodfellas actor Frankie Sivero files a lawsuit against The Simpsons.
Former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson says he has been "cured" of the terminal pancreatic cancer with which he was diagnosed in 2012.