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SHINee Resolve to Continue Touring After Death of Jonghyun

SHINee have vowed to continue to tour after beloved member Jonghyun (Kim Jonghyun) died by means of suicide in December . Onew (Lee Jinki), Key (Kim Kibum), Minho (Choi Minho), and  Taemin  (Lee Taemin), the group's four remaining members, posted letters to the group's we...

Emmerdale hunk Anthony Quinlan ‘dating’ foxy Strictly Come Dancing professional

Emmerdale hunk Anthony Quinlan ‘dating’ foxy Strictly Come Dancing professional Dianne Buswell – after being set up by Gemma Atkinson EMMERDALE hunk Anthony Quinlan is said to be 'dating' Strictly Come Dancing professional Dianne Buswell. Emmerdale actress Gemma Atkinson ...

Sir David Attenborough delivers a warning for the future in Blue Planet finale

Sir David Attenborough’s BBC nature series – which has been a huge hit – wrapped up on Sunday night by shining a light on climate change and plastic polluting Earth’s oceans. Sir David said: “We are at a unique stage in our history. Never before have we had such an awar...

David Walliams sparks racism row with Halloween costume

The comedian dressed as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, complete with prosthetic eyes Comedian and children’s writer David Walliams has been hit with accusations of racism after dressing as North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for Halloween. Walliams wore the costume, which inclu...

Diane Morgan returns in Graham Linehan-penned sitcom

Famous for her clueless Philomena Kunk character in Charlie Brooker's Wipe, Diane Morgan returns in Sharon Horgan's new sitcom, Motherland, successfully piloted last year on BBC 2. The 41-year o...

Mel Brooks Laments Today’s ‘Stupidly Politically Correct’ Comedy Climate

In a recent interview with BBC Radio 4, comedy legend Mel Brooks was asked if he thought it would be possible for him to make classics like The Producers and Young Frankenstein for modern audienc...

Mel Brooks Calls Political Correctness the 'Death of Comedy'

Veteran comedian and filmmaker Mel Brooks called political correctness “the death of comedy” in a recent interview with BBC Radio 4.He said his film Blazing Saddles, about a black sheriff in ...

Mel Brooks: 'We Have Become Stupidly Politically Correct' and It's Killing Comedy

Dominic Lipinski/ZUMA Press/NewscomLegendary filmmaker Mel Brooks unloaded on political correctness yesterday, blaming P.C. pressures for undermining comedians' abilities to perform social satire...

Mel Brooks Calls Political Correctness The Death Of Comedy

Comedy legend Mel Brooks is speaking out about political correctness and how it is leading to the “death of comedy.” Best known for his politically incorrect comedies like “Blazing Saddles...

Mel Brooks: Couldn't Make 'Blazing Saddles' Today

Filmmaker and stage producer Mel Brooks says his western parody "Blazing Saddles" couldn't have be made in today's fraught political climate, warning "stupidly politically correct" sensibilities ...

Comedy titan Mel Brooks warns that political correctness could kill the genre

Mel Brooks is fed up with society's "stupidly politically correct" sensibilities and warns that they will lead to the "death of comedy." Brooks, the creator of acclaimed comedy films like "Bla...

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