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The Rolling Stones and Tom Jones call for streaming reforms

Getty Images Some of the UK’s biggest artists are calling on the government to reform the way musicians are paid when their songs are streamed online. The Rolling ...

Bafta TV Awards: Stars both real and virtual expected at ceremony

Getty Images A host of stars are expected at this year’s Bafta Television Awards later, both in physical and virtual form. Michaela Coel, Graham Norton and Billie ...

Why Jimmy McGovern’s prison drama Time is ‘difficult to watch’

Sean Bean and Stephen Graham star in BBC One’s new prison drama Time, which begins on Sunday. The three-part series has been written by Jimmy McGovern, who says he hopes ...

The show highlighting Iran’s rich artistic streak

Shirin Aliabadi Estate The V&A museum’s Epic Iran show is the first British exhibition for a long time to give an overview of how Iran’s complex culture ...

What’s with the antlers? Netflix’s Sweet Tooth explained

NETFLIX We should probably start with the antlers. The eye-catching promo image for Netflix’s new eight-part fantasy series Sweet Tooth introduces its lead character Gus, ...

Mission: Impossible 7 halts UK filming due to positive Covid tests

Reuters Production on Mission: Impossible 7 in the UK has been halted for two weeks due to positive Covid tests within the crew, Paramount has confirmed. The movie, starring ...

Wolf Alice: Critics laud band’s ‘third and best’ album

Critics have lauded Wolf Alice’s new album Blue Weekend, the follow-up to their 2018 Mercury Prize-winning album, as their finest work to date. The London indie band ...

Cannes Film Festival 2021: Sean Penn’s Flag Day among line-up

Getty Images A new film directed by Sean Penn is among the movies set to premiere at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival. The event will take place in person next month, but with ...

The Wheel: Redknapp and Grimshaw impacted by Covid case

Getty Images Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw is among the celebrities self-isolating after a crew member tested positive for Covid-19 on the set of BBC One’s The Wheel. Former ...

Bridget Riley: ‘I held a mirror up to human nature and reported faithfully.’

Bridget Riley never ceases to amaze. Throughout her career, the visionary artist has continually challenged the ways we see and understand the world around us. Now, aged ...