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Tue 24 May 2016
Rebel Wilson to make West End debut
In Guys And Dolls
24/05/2016 … Australian comic turned Hollywood star Rebel Wilson is to make her West End debut in Guys and Dolls.
Rupert Grint stars in new Sky comedy
Harry Potter star joins Nick Frost in Sick Note
24/05/2016 … Harry Potter star Rupert Grint is shooting a new comedy for Sky Atlantic with Nick Frost.
Undateable star makes UK stand-up debut
Ron Funches to play Soho Theatre
24/05/2016 … American comedian Ron Funches is to make his UK debut next month.
Burt Kwouk dies at 85
Sidekick to Inspector Clouseau... and Harry Hill
24/05/2016 … Burt Kwouk, who played Inspector Clouseau’s manservant Cato in seven Pink Panther films, has died aged 85.
Bill Cosby to stand trial for assault
Judge rules he has a case to answer
24/05/2016 … Bill Cosby is to stand trial over an alleged a sexual assault from 2004.
America to remake Raised by Wolves
Juno writer Diablo Cody works on scripts
24/05/2016 … Channel 4 comedy Raised By Wolves is being adapted for American TV by Diablo Cody, the writer of Juno.
Simon Pegg joins Terminal movie
Alongside Mike Myers
24/05/2016 … Simon Pegg has joined the cast of film noir thriller Terminal.
Mon 23 May 2016
Josie Long shoots her first feature film
Cast includes Janey Godley, Sanjeev Kohli & Matt Winning
23/05/2016 … Josie Long is making her first feature film, a 'twee romantic comedy' that turns into a dystopian, police state thriller.