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Killing Eve to return for third series

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer attend the series two Hollywood premiere of Killing Eve The award-winning spy thriller Killing Eve - starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer - is set to return for a third series.Season two debuted on BBC America this week, with critics praising its "twisted, darkly-comic notes".The exact date for a UK premiere has yet to be revealed by the
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Madonna ‘to play two songs’ at Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption The pop star celebrated her 60th birthday last year Madonna is set to play two songs during the interval of the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel next month.The pop icon will reach more than 180 million viewers when she takes to the stage in Tel Aviv on 18 May.Her appearance was first announced by local promoters Live Nation Israel, who said the performance would
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Taylor Swift donates £86,000 to Tennessee LGBT group

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP/ Getty Images Taylor Swift has donated $113,000 (£86,000) to an LGBT advocacy group in Tennessee, USA. In a letter, shared on the group's Facebook, she writes that she felt "inspired" by its work fighting for LGBT rights."I am so grateful that they're giving all people a place to worship," she continues.The Tennessee Equality Project lobbies local governments in the state for the equal rights of LGBT
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Fleabag: What did people make of the series two finale?

[ad_1] This story does not contain spoilers. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Proebe Waller-Bridge, who created the show, and Fleabag were trended on Twitter after the finale aired The finale of hugely popular comedy series Fleabag has been met with enthusiastic praise by fans and critics, after airing on Monday night. The last episode of series two had been highly anticipated by viewers - especially after one of the show's
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The Victim: Crime drama ‘will get you hooked from the start’

[ad_1] Image caption Kelly Macdonald and John Hannah star in the four-part drama. The stars of new BBC One legal thriller The Victim believe viewers will be hooked from the start.The drama focuses on how the law is dealing with social media being used to "out" suspected criminals.Kelly Macdonald stars as the mother of a murdered child who is accused of illegally identifying a suspected killer online.The Trainspotting and Boardwalk
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Mahalia: The singer drunk-dialling her way to fame

[ad_1] Image copyright Olivia Rose Image caption The singer was tipped for success on the BBC's Sound of 2019 list Mahalia is supposed to be having a day off.Instead, she's spent most of the afternoon on a conference call about her debut album, and now she's being submitted to a gruelling BBC interview."You're totally not interrupting me at all," she laughs. "I'm just making a cup of tea."Bright and chatty,
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Record Store Day 2019: The Mighty Boosh named UK ambassadors

[ad_1] Image copyright Joseph Lynn Image caption More than 250 record stores will be taking part in the event on 13 April The Mighty Boosh have been announced as the 2019 UK ambassadors for Record Store Day, which celebrates independent record shops around the country. Comedy duo Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt follow the likes of Elton John, Dave Ghrol and St Vincent in the role."The bar's been set at
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Victoria creator Daisy Goodwin rues ‘demoralising’ Line of Duty battle

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Daisy Goodwin said Victoria was "nothing more than a line of sandbags" against Line of Duty The writer of ITV's Victoria has said it's "demoralising" to go up against Line of Duty in the TV schedules.The dramas have gone head-to-head at 21:00 on Sunday for two weeks, but the BBC show has come out on top so far.Scheduling is a "dark art" practiced
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Actress Allison Mack pleads guilty in Nxivm ‘sex cult’ case

[ad_1] Image copyright Jemal Countess Image caption Ms Mack is one of six people charged in relation to the sex trafficking investigation US actress Allison Mack has pleaded guilty to charges linked to an alleged sex trafficking operation disguised as a mentoring group. Appearing in Brooklyn federal court, Ms Mack pleaded guilty to racketeering and racketeering conspiracy charges related to the suspected sex cult Nxivm.In a statement, Ms Mack admitted
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College admissions scandal: Felicity Huffman to plead guilty

[ad_1] US actress Felicity Huffman has said she will plead guilty to charges in a cheating scam aimed at acquiring places for children at elite US universities.The Desperate Housewives star said she "betrayed" her daughter and is "ashamed" of the pain she has caused.Ms Huffman is accused of paying $15,000 (£11,500) to have her daughter's exam questions covertly corrected in 2017.She is one of 12 parents set to plead guilty