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Does Wonder Woman live up to the hype?

Image copyright Warner Bros Image caption Gal Gadot takes the leading role in the Patty Jenkins’ film – Jenkins is the first woman to direct a superhero film...

Stars to join Ariana Grande for Manchester gig

Image copyright PA Image caption Grande said she wanted to “hold and uplift” her fans Justin Bieber, Coldplay and Katy Perry are among the stars who will...

Sgt Pepper comes home for 50th anniversary

Image copyright Gareth Jones Image caption Brodie Arthur will take the spirit of Sgt Pepper to terraced houses in Toxteth It is (almost) 50 years ago today that The...

Cannes Film Festival highlights: Laughter, tears and monkey business

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption A red carpet photocall – a regular sight in Cannes With the prizes given out, the bags packed and the hangovers kicking in,...

Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes dies at 83

Media captionJohn Noakes and his famous encounter with an elephant on Blue Peter Former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes, who hosted the show in the 1960s and 1970s, has...

Sigrid: Approaching pop from left-of-centre

Image copyright Francesca Allen Image caption Sigrid: “I love shifting between being super cute and aggressive. It’s funny.” Last week, in the middle...

Hay Festival 2017: Stephen Fry’s warning for the web

Image copyright Chris Athanasiou Stephen Fry has issued a stark warning to prepare for the internet of the future, or face the worst of science fiction’s...

Don’t look back in anger: Music helps Manchester remember, and forget

Image copyright Goodman/LNP/REX/Shutterstock Image caption The Courteeners singer Liam Fray started the show with a poem about the attack Five days after the Manchester...

Chris Cornell: Friends and family at Soundgarden singer’s funeral

Image copyright AFP Image caption Fans were allowed to visit the singer’s grave after the funeral ceremony had been completed Friends and family of rock singer...

Entertainment news round-up: 21-27 May

This has been a grim and bruising week in the news, with 22 people killed and 64 injured in the Manchester suicide bombing. The attack occurred after an Ariana Grande...