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Johnny Depp denies slapping ex-wife for laughing at his tattoos

Johnny Depp has denied he slapped his ex-wife Amber Heard after she laughed at one of his tattoos, as he appeared at a hearing at London’s High Court. Mr Depp, 57, is suing ...

Thandie Newton explains why she dropped out of 2000’s Charlie’s Angels

Thandie Newton has revealed she dropped out of starring in the 2000 film remake of Charlie’s Angels. The actress said she took issue with being asked to play up to racial stereotypes, ...

Kasabian confirm they ordered Tom Meighan to leave after his assault charge

Rock group Kasabian said “they had no choice” but to ask singer Tom Meighan to leave the band after he was charged with domestic assault. On Tuesday, the 39-year-old pleaded ...

Inside the turbulent relaunch of Okayplayer: ‘It all just came tumbling down’

June was an unforgettable month for Rachel Hislop. Just not in the way she expected. For the last two years, she’s been plotting the relaunch of the ground-breaking and influential ...

Author David Mitchell: Writing a music novel is ‘impossible’

Author David Mitchell has a prediction: “There’ll be a pandemic of art about the pandemic.” The award-winning writer of novels including Cloud Atlas and The Bone ...

JK Rowling joins 150 public figures decrying ‘cancel culture’

Some 150 writers, academics and activists – including authors JK Rowling, Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood – have signed an open letter denouncing so-called cancel culture. They ...

Johnny Depp: Claims in The Sun he beat ex-wife ‘complete lies’, court told

Claims that Johnny Depp was violent towards ex-wife Amber Heard are “complete lies”, his lawyers have told the High Court. The actor is suing the publisher of The Sun ...

Coronavirus: Tom Hanks ‘has no respect’ for people not wearing masks

Tom Hanks, who recovered from Covid-19 earlier this year, has said he “has no respect” for people who decline to wear a mask in public during the pandemic. The actor and ...

Johnny Depp’s case against The Sun to begin at High Court

Johnny Depp’s defamation case over newspaper claims that he abused his ex-wife Amber Heard begins on Tuesday. Mr Depp is suing The Sun’s publisher News Group Newspapers ...

Charlie Daniels: Country and southern rock legend dies at age 83

Country Music Hall of Fame musician Charlie Daniels died on Monday at the age of 83. The prolific singer, songwriter and instrumentalist died in a Nashville hospital after a haemorrhagic ...