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Missed this week's entertainment and arts news?

It’s been a busy week in the world of film, television and entertainment. Here’s a round-up of some of the biggest stories from the last seven days, just in case they passed you by. The stars wore black at the 75th Golden Globe awards in Beverly Hills in solidarity with victims of sexual abuse and harassment. Big Little Lies was one of the night’s big winners, though for many the highlight of the evening was the rousing speech that Oprah Winfrey delivered as she won an honorary award. Her speech…

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Missed this week's entertainment and arts news?

Lots has happened in the past week in the worlds of TV, film, art and comedy. Here are some of the biggest stories, in case they passed you by. Disney’s Beauty and the Beast defeated Star Wars: The Last Jedi to become the UK’s most popular film of 2017. The film, starring Emma Watson, earned £4.1m more than The Last Jedi according to end of year box office rankings. Beauty pips Star Wars at UK box office Stephen Fry announced he was stepping down as the host of the Bafta…

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Missed this week's entertainment news?

With a little thing like Christmas Day happening, we can forgive you if too much turkey, roast spuds and pudding have led you to miss some of the big entertainment stories of the week – like Jodie Whittaker’s first appearance as the new Doctor and Strictly Come Dancing’s Bruno Tonioli’s emotional appearance on Desert Island Discs. Luckily, you now have this handy round-up to help you get up to speed. The world got its first glimpse of actress Jodie Whittaker in character as the Doctor on Christmas Day. During the…

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Missed this week's entertainment news?

In a week where a royal got engaged, Katie Hopkins lost her job and yet more celebrities got caught up in the sexual harassment scandal, it was easy to miss some of the other entertainment and arts stories that made the news. Here’s a round-up, in case you missed them. The news of Prince Harry’s engagement to actress Meghan Markle made headlines around the world. It also drew congratulatory messages from Markle’s co-stars on US legal series Suits. Patrick J Adams, pictured above with Markle in 2012, said Harry was…

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Missed this week's entertainment news?

Lots has happened in the past week in the worlds of TV, fashion, film and music. Here are some of the biggest stories, in case they passed you by. Jack Maynard touched down in Britain after leaving the I’m A Celebrity camp following press stories about his past transgressions on social media. The YouTube star posted a video apology, saying he was “young” and “careless” when he posted offensive tweets. Read the full story When social media posts come back to haunt celebs Paul Hollywood accused his former Great British…

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Missed this week's entertainment and arts news?

Lots has happened in the past week in the worlds of TV, film, art and comedy. Here are some of the biggest stories, in case they passed you by. Cheers and applause greeted the record-breaking sale of a 500-year-old painting of Jesus believed to be by Leonardo da Vinci. The painting, known as Salvator Mundi (Saviour of the World), sold for $ 450m (£341m) – considerably more than the £45 it fetched back in 1958. Read more on this story. After weeks of speculation, ITV confirmed the line-up for this…

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Missed this week's entertainment news?

Yet again this week’s headlines have been dominated by allegations of sexual assault and harassment. But there were still plenty of other stories causing a stir in the entertainment world. Here are some of them in case you missed them. Strictly fans called it the biggest shock in the show’s history when Aston Merrygold exited the show, having enjoyed some of the highest scores in previous weeks and been a favourite to win. Despite the public vote deciding who ends up in the dance-off, fans took aim at judges Craig…

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