REO Speedwagon on not knowing what John Lewis is – and Bastille ‘changing’ their lyrics for the Christmas ad

Frontman Kevin Cronin says Bastille’s Dan Smith has “a special gift in his throat”

REO Speedwagon's Kevin Cronin has spoken out on the band's 'Can't Fight This Feeling' being covered by Bastille for the John Lewis Christmas advert
REO Speedwagon’s Kevin Cronin has spoken out on the band’s ‘Can’t Fight This Feeling’ being covered by Bastille for the John Lewis Christmas advert

REO Speedwagon singer Kevin Cronin has admitted he hadn’t really heard of John Lewis before his band’s hit ‘Can’t Fight This Feeling’ was covered by Bastille’s Dan Smith for the chain’s new Christmas advert. Smith has covered REO Speedwagon’s  1985 US Number 1 smash as the soundtrack to the traditional John Lewis festive commercial, which […]

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Fox is trying to trademark ‘OK Boomer’ – and wants to name a TV show after the phrase

The phrase has gone viral among millennials recently

Fox is trying to trademark the phrase 'OK Boomer'
Fox is trying to trademark the phrase ‘OK Boomer’

US TV network Fox has filed a trademark application for the viral phrase ‘OK Boomer’. The phrase, used by millennials, pokes fun at the baby boomer generation, suggesting they’re out of touch. ‘OK Boomer’ first appeared on TikTok, but has since become a viral meme across a host of social networks, and merchandise has been […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke says she was told to perform nude scenes or “disappoint” fans

“They sent me the scripts and I was like, ‘Oh, there’s the catch!'”

Dany Game of Thrones
Emilia Clarke as Daenerys

Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke was told she would “disappoint” fans of the show if she didn’t perform nude scenes, the star has revealed. Clarke also revealed that she once refused to perform a nude scene, saying “fuck you” to those who told her it would disappoint fans. Read more: Winter came too quickly […]

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‘Game of Thrones’ star Isaac Hempstead Wright explains why Bran Stark had the best storyline

It’s a heartwarming thought

Bran Stark in ‘Game of Thrones’

Isaac Hempstead Wright has addressed his character’s ascension of the Iron Throne at the end of Game of Thrones. Wright, who portrayed Bran Stark in the hit HBO fantasy drama series, told an audience at London’s BFI Southbank event today (November 18) that the unexpected twist was “really special” and an encouraging development for a disabled […]

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Thousands of Disney+ customers have had their accounts hacked

Their accounts are up for sale on the dark web

Disney Plus

Thousands of subscribers to the recently launched Disney+ streaming service have had their account details hacked and put up for sale on the dark web. The $6.99 a month service launched in the US on November 12, with a reported 10 million people signing up for subscriptions. However, according to an investigation by ZDNet, thousands […]

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‘Rick and Morty’ fans can now rent a real-life ‘Mortymobile’ with a giant Morty on the roof

Aw jeez!

Rick and Morty

Rick and Morty fans are being given the chance to drive in a car with a giant Morty on the roof. The ‘Mortymobile’, which is in fact a Mazda 3 five-door hatchback, is becoming available to rent as part of a collaboration between Adult Swim and carsharing company Turo. The car will take a tour […]

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‘The Golden Compass’ star Dakota Blue Richards reveals why it was “strange” watching ‘His Dark Materials’ series

Lyra actress also gives verdict on Dafne Keen’s portrayal.

His Dark Materials/Golden Compass Lyra
His Dark Materials/Golden Compass Lyra

Dakota Blue Richards, who played the role of Lyra Belacqua in movie The Golden Compass, has given her thoughts on the new BBC adaptation of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials. The acclaimed new adaptation has been compared to the original 2007 movie version, which was met with a largely negative critical reception when it was […]

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Did ‘Catastrophe’ predict Prince Andrew’s Pizza Express alibi?

Star Rob Delaney also responds to Pizza Express scene in comedy series.

Catastrophe’s Sharon Horgan, Rob Delaney and Carrie Fisher

It seems that a scene in sitcom Catastrophe may have predicted Prince Andrew’s comments about Pizza Express during his much-talked-about interview over the weekend. During the BBC interview, the Duke of York was questioned about his links with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, and claimed to have an alibi after Virginia Giuffre claimed she was made […]

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