Zayn Malik has quit One Direction. He left their tour last week due to “stress” and has now released a statement saying “After five years, I feel like it is now the right time for me to leave the band. I’d like to apologise to the fans if I’ve let anyone down, but I have to do what feels right.” The boyband will continue as a four-piece.
Jeremy Clarkson has been fired by the BBC a week after reports that he punched a producer. His fellow ‘Top Gear’ hosts have expressed their regret and rumours are rife over who will replace him.
Variety reports that Idris Elba is in talks to play the villain in the next Star Trek movie. The third film since the reboot is being lined up for a 2016 release.
Fashion designer’s Tom Ford will direct George Clooney in ‘Nocturnal Animals’. It follows a woman who gets a book manuscript from her ex after 20 years. Ford’s debut film ‘A Single Man’ received rave reviews in 2009.
Here’s a first look at Jesse Eisenberg as Lux Luthor in ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’. Zach Snyder’s movie which will also star Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill is due out in April 2016.
1 Which chocolate bar had a classic ad featuring rollerskating panda bears?
2 What season was it in the classic 60s song ‘California Dreamin’?
3 What colour is the sky according to the Lion King song ‘The Circle of Life’?
4 In the film, when Forrest Gump spoke to people on the bench was he sitting on THEIR left-hand side or THEIR right-hand-side?
5 Six films that won the Best Picture Oscar have numbers in the titles. Four of them are ‘It Happened One Night’, ‘Around the World in 80 Days’, ‘The Godfather Part II’, and ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’ – What are the final (and much more recent) two?
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Jennifer Lawrence has told MTV News that ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ will be her “last one”. She’s played Mystique in the two most recent instalments.
Here’s the first trailer for Mission Impossible 5 aka ‘Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation’. Tom Cruise is joined again by Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner and Ving Rhames and joined by franchise newcomers Rebecca Ferguson and Sean Harris. It’s due out on July 30th.
‘Discworld’ author Terry Pratchett has died aged 66. The fantasy writer, who wrote over 70 books and sold over 75 million copies, had been battling Alzheimer’s disease in recent years. He is survived by his wife Lyn and daughter Rhianna.
Disney have confirmed that ‘Frozen 2′ is on the way and also announced a ‘Star Wars’ spin-off called ‘Rogue One’. Gareth Edwards will direct and Felicity Jones will star in the franchise spin-off which is due in May 2017.
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