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Helen Mirren thinks ‘online dating is brilliant’

Helen Mirren thinks ‘online dating is brilliant’

Dame Helen Mirren thinks "online dating is brilliant" as it offers people countless more romantic opportunities. The 74-year-old actress has watched with interest as apps and internet dating agencies such as Tinder and eharmony have gotten more and more popular and she thinks it’s a better way of meeting a partner than going to a bar. Mirren – who has been married to Taylor H... »

Russell Tovey won’t be back for Gavin and Stacey Christmas special

Russell Tovey won’t be back for Gavin and Stacey Christmas special

Russell Tovey will not return to ‘Gavin and Stacey’ for this year’s Christmas special. The BBC sitcom is heading back to our screens for a Christmas Day (25.12.19) special, but the ‘Years and Years’ star has confirmed he will not be reprising his role as Budgie because the character wasn’t written into the episode. He said: "He just wasn’t written bac... »

Russell Tovey to lead new ITV drama Because the Night

Russell Tovey to lead new ITV drama Because the Night

Russell Tovey has joined new ITV drama ‘Because the Night’. The ‘Years and Years’ actor will lead the cast of the new four-part series in which he will star as devoted yet directionless Nathan, who has a terrible secret which he’s worked hard to recompense – but it looks set to be unearthed when Bob (Bertie Carvel) turns up on his doorstep with shocking news. Ru... »

Robert Rinder wants a dating show

Robert Rinder wants a dating show

Robert Rinder wants to host a dating show. The ‘Judge Rinder’ star is known amongst his friends for being an excellent match-maker – having had five of his pals successfully tie the knot with people he has set them up with – and he’s said he would love to turn his skills into a TV show, but knows it would end up "too filthy" to broadcast. He said: "I wo... »

Russell Tovey wants 10 kids

Russell Tovey wants 10 kids

Russell Tovey wants 10 children. The 37-year-old actor – who recently reunited with his former fiancé, the rugby player Steve Brockman – wants a huge brood because he feels like he would be a great father. When asked by the Evening Standard’s ES magazine, how many children he wants, he said: Oh 10, I don’t know, loads, whatever works. I mean it all depends on the size of yo... »

Russell Tovey parties with pooch

Russell Tovey parties with pooch

Russell Tovey partied with his dog on Wednesday (03.07.19) evening. The ‘Years & Years’ actor was accompanied by his beloved French Bulldog Rocky as he wandered the Nomadic Community Gardens in East London to select the fruit and garnishes for his own drinks. And if Russell got bored of having his pooch pal for company, there were lots of other famous faces in attendance for the Sm... »

Sir Ian McKellen loves being 80

Sir Ian McKellen loves being 80

Sir Ian McKellen thinks it is "wonderful" to be 80. The ‘Lord of the Rings’ actor celebrated the milestone birthday last month and is embracing the latest chapter in his life. Asked about turning 80, he said: "I can’t recommend it highly enough. It’s wonderful. I’m having a lovely time." Ian is currently in the middle of a one-man tour and has enjo... »

Imelda Staunton to star in new ITV drama Flesh and Blood

Imelda Staunton to star in new ITV drama Flesh and Blood

Imelda Staunton, Francesca Annis, Claudie Blakley, Russell Tovey, Stephen Rea and Lydia Leonard are to star in new ITV drama ‘Flesh and Blood’. ITV and Silverprint Pictures have announced that shooting on the upcoming four-part series has begun and have confirmed the cast. The show has been written by Sarah Williams – whose previous work includes ‘The Long Song’, R... »

Russell Tovey enjoyed club nights with Ian McKellen

Russell Tovey enjoyed club nights with Ian McKellen

Russell Tovey and Sir Ian McKellen bonded in a nightclub called Pornsexual whilst making their new movie. The 37-year-old actor had a great time making ‘The Good Liar’ with the ‘Lord of the Rings’ star, Dame Helen Mirren and Jim Carver and particularly enjoyed "gossiping" with his new friend, as well as visiting some racy night spots. In an interview with Heat mag... »

Russell T Davies: It was a dream come true to cast Emma Thompson

Russell T Davies: It was a dream come true to cast Emma Thompson

Russell T Davies says it was a "dream come true" to cast Dame Emma Thompson in ‘Years and Years’. The 59-year-old actress will play Prime Minister Vivienne Rook, who is described as a mix between the former Mayor of London Boris Johnson and leader of the Brexit Party Nigel Farage, who users her celebrity and social media to gain popularity. The former ‘Doctor Who’... »

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