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25 Harry Potter Fun Facts You've Never Heard

Accio, fun facts!

‘Maestro’ is an overly tasteful biopic

A film review of 'Maestro, which opened in theaters in Israel on Thursday and is coming to Netflix on December 20.

Producer credits Game of Thrones with explosion of William the Conqueror biopics

The other week, we learned thatGame of Thronesveteran Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime Lannister) will play William the Conqueror in a new miniseries titledKing and Conqueror,about the life of the man who famously defeated the English army and remade Britain in his image at the Battle of Hastings in 106...

Listen to Zakes Bantwini's new album 'The Star is Reborn'

Zakes Bantwini has officially released his anticipated project, 'The Star is Reborn'. The Grammy Award-winning producers received cheers from his supporters.

Tonight on Smoke and Mirrors: Homecomings aren’t always a welcoming event for the prodigal son

Don’t miss out on what's happening tonight on Smoke and Mirrors. Watch latest episodes on e.tv from Monday to Friday at 21h00.

The 10 beloved festive songs that were never Christmas number one

There's some shockers in here!

‘Wonka’: Timothée Chalamet shines in an otherwise pedestrian prequel

It’s decent distraction for the kids over the Christmas break – but don’t expect the intergenerational magic of ‘Paddington 2’.

Paper Moon and Love Story star Ryan O’Neal dies aged 82

Paper Moon and Love Story star Ryan O’Neal dies aged 82 - The US actor starred in drama Peyton Place before rising to international stardom.

Load shedding dropping to Stage 2 on Sat, suspended on Sun – Eskom

The lower load shedding stages for the upcoming weekend are due to an increase in available generation capacity and a lower weekend demand, the utility said.

40 Photos of Doris Day Spanning Her Iconic Career

Day, one of Hollywood's most legendary voices, died Monday at the age of 97.

Ashton Kutcher returns to social media after uproar over Danny Masterson apology video

Ashton Kutcher returns to social media after uproar over Danny Masterson apology video - ‘The letters were not written to question the legitimacy of the judicial system,’ the star said

Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan urged Johnny Depp to forgive Amber Heard, widow reveals in eulogy

Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan urged Johnny Depp to forgive Amber Heard, widow reveals in eulogy - Depp and MacGowan were friends for more than 30 years before the singer’s death last week

Mourners gather as band leads Shane MacGowan's funeral procession through Dublin

The Artane Band leads the funeral of Shane MacGowan, as mourners gathered to watch the Pogues front-man's funeral procession. MacGowan's coffin, draped in the Irish tricolour, was carried in a horse-drawn hearse past applauding crowds in the city centre.

Who's Banksy? Theories about his true identity

Langa Mavuso announced as the support act for ‘An Intimate Evening with Lalah Hathaway’

Mavuso’s urban-soul genre of music will complement Hathaway’s various mix of R&B, jazz and pop.

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer dies at 79 after lengthy lung disease battle, more stars who died in 2023

See all the celebrities who've died this year so far.

'Dune 3': Denis Villeneuve Confirms The Script Is "Almost Finished"

Director Denis Villeneuve stirs up excitement with claims that 'Dune: Part Two' is superior to the original. Get ready for a "more muscular" sequel with Chalamet and Zendaya!

3rd Rock from the Sun: What happened to the actors and actresses?

10 Underrated Elton John Songs

Be sure to add these to your playlist.

The absolute worst monarchs in history

Unveiling Kelvin Momo's musical mastery: 'Kurhula' album takes South Africa by storm

Kelvin Momo's third studio album 'Kurhula' has received heartwarming reactions from South Africans. Many said the amapiano star's project is a hit.

All White Festival turns 25, celebrates Mzansi’s cultures

Award-winning radio broadcaster Amon Mokoena and Mckenzie (formely Rhythmic Elements) will be representing the North West.

Royal Christmas concert pays tribute to John Lennon on anniversary of his death

Royal Christmas concert pays tribute to John Lennon on anniversary of his death - The Princess of Wales hosted her Together At Christmas event at Westminster Abbey.

Movies featuring trains and railways

Waiting for a train, catching a train, stuck on a train, even robbing a train... there are all sorts of scenarios involving trains that filmmakers have woven into movie plots. Sometimes, the train itself is a central theme. Whether featuring a locomotive of old or the latest in rail service, films focusing on this mode of public transport number some of the most memorable in cinema history. Click through and get on the right track with these movies featuring trains and railways.

Streaming Today: Leave The World Behind on Netflix – 8 December 2023

Looking for something to watch tonight? Check out all the new streaming releases from all your favourite platforms.

Tonight on House of Zwide: The Doctor sits with Rea and Isaac and tells them the way forward

Don't miss out on what's happening on tonight's episode of House of Zwide and Catch the latest episode every weekday at 19:00 on e.tv

22 of the most memorable movies set during Thanksgiving

Take a look at our list of movies set during Thanksgiving.

The Most Popular Wedding Song the Year You Got Married

Everyone was cutting loose in '84.

TopGear South Africa Awards winners announced

The winners of the inaugural TopGear South Africa Awards were announced last night, 7 December, at Steyn City Helistop in Johannesburg.Twenty-four (24) awards were handed out on the evening. All recipients, except the Reader’s Choice Awards, were chosen by the TopGear South Africa team. Eight of the 24 awards are unique to TopGear South Africa.These categories include;Noise of the Year; Instant Icon Award; Motoring Moment of the Year; PR of the...

For the Record: The Star apologises to Optimi Home

The Star would like to set the record straight on an article published to the IOL website.

A music icon dead at 65, more rockers when they were young

Take a look back at some of our all-time favorite rockers when they were young.

The greatest boxers in film history

Hollywood is full of amazing flicks about sports heroes, and this, of course, includes boxers. Many of these movies are based on true stories though. In fact, some of these are obvious biopics. Examples include the story of Jake LaMotta in Martin Scorsese's 1980 film 'Raging Bull,' or the life of Muhammad Ali, played by Will Smith in 'Ali' (2001). In this gallery, however, we are solely focusing on the greatest fictional boxers to have ever appeared on the big screen. From heroes to villains, all of these characters are truly fascinating. Click on to get to know them!

20 of Disney’s most lovable animated characters

Ask anyone you know to name their favourite Disney character, and you're likely to hear the name of an iconic princess, an adorable wide-eyed animal or a misunderstood toughie with a heart of gold. Throughout its long history, Disney Studios has given us some of the most memorable and likeable characters ever drawn. Did your favourite Disney animated character make our list?

Disney will produce a film and series about Brittney Griner’s detention in Russia

ESPN and ABC Signature will broadcast film, series telling Griner’s story.

Loeries Youth Committee’s inaugural Young Titans Awards Q4 finalists announced

The Loeries Youth Committee’s inaugural Young Titans Awards finalists have been announced.Image supplied. The 2023 Loeries Youth Committee have announced the Q4 Young Titans finalistsThe Quarter 4 finalists are, in first place, Izabel Barkhuizen from Grid Worldwide, in second place, Sohyeon Bang from Accenture Song. and Andre Carel De Jager from Grey Advertising took third place.Launched by the 2023 Loeries Youth Committee the Young Titans is an...

20 hit songs we don’t want to hear anymore

Every musician hopes their hits will be revered as timeless classics, but few are actually that lucky. From controversy to outdated lyrics to too much airplay, there are countless reasons why good songs can become hated as quickly as they became popular. Here are some of the biggest hits we hope to never hear again—even if we once kept them on repeat.

The Biggest Box Office Bombs of All Time

Essential films that go behind the scenes of Hollywood

The legend of show business runs so deep that even films have been made to portray the drama that goes on behind the scenes—drama that often even eclipses what is seen on screen. Who better to tell the stories of Hollywood than Hollywood itself, right? Click through to see the most essential films that give the most engrossing (and only somewhat biased) depiction of what Hollywood is really like.

The 50 Best Romantic Movies of All Time

The 35 Best Murder Mystery Movies to Watch Right Now

Channel your inner detective with our favorite whodunits.

Depp and Higgins join crowd in saying goodbye to Shane MacGowan

Depp and Higgins join crowd in saying goodbye to Shane MacGowan - The funeral of the former Pogues singer took place in Co Tipperary.

Emma Stone Eschews Victorian Traditions for Wild Hair and Schiaparelli-Inspired Costumes in 'Poor Things'

"Bella doesn't have any shame or trauma, or even a backstory," Emma Stone wrote of her "Poor Things" character in the production notes. From the mind of "The Favourite" and "The Lobster" director Yorgos Lanthimos — and written by Tony McNamara, also of "The Great" — "Poor Things" follows Bella as she embarks on a majestically sweeping coming-of-age journey, calling the shots through her own independent thought and sexual liberation. (In addition...

Royal family on song as Princess of Wales joined by George, Charlotte and Louis for carol service

The Christmas trees were decorated with stuffed teddies. Excited children shuffled in their seats, craning for a glimpse of Father Christmas. And the hostess, the Princess of Wales, beamed proudly at a Westminster Abbey bursting with festive joy, her own sons and daughter by her side. Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis came bearing ...

Led by Taylor Swift's $1 bn tour, 2023 concerts set new record

Led by Beyonce and Taylor Swift, whose "Eras Tour" was the first to bring in more than $1 billion, ticket revenues from the top 100 concert tours of 2023 jumped to a record $9.17 billion, industry magazine Pollstar said Friday. Swift's tour broke new ground, becoming the first in history to surpass the symbolic $1 billion mark in ticket sales in 60 dates from March to November 2023.

The reckless reality of life in the 1960s

French actor Gerard Depardieu is under scrutiny over sexual remarks and gestures in new documentary

French actor Gerard Depardieu is under scrutiny over sexual remarks and gestures in new documentary - French actor Gerard Depardieu’s behavior toward women has come under scrutiny in France after a documentary showed him repeatedly making obscene remarks and gestures during a 2018 trip to North Korea

10 reasons why ‘Die Hard’ is a Christmas movie

For 35 years, the debate has raged on: is Die Hard a Christmas movie? We’ve had some strong arguments on both sides, but today we’re here to settle it once and for all, by showing definitely that yes, it absolutely is a Christmas movie. Read on to find out why.

Ateez peaks at No. 2 on British Official Albums Top 100

Ateez-British chart SEOUL, Dec. 9 (Yonhap) -- K-pop boy group Ateez's latest album has debuted at No. 2 on the British Official Albums Top 100, marking the band's highest-charting entry yet. Ateez ranked second after British singer-songwriter Peter Gabriel with its second full-length album, "The World Ep. Fin: Will," according to the chart unveiled...

Co-stars Barbra Streisand and Lee Grant remember ‘incredible talent’ Ryan O’Neal

Co-stars Barbra Streisand and Lee Grant remember ‘incredible talent’ Ryan O’Neal - Patrick O’Neal said his father would once again be with Charlie’s Angels star Farrah Fawcett who he had missed ‘terribly’ since her death in 2009.

Who won BBC MasterChef: The Professionals? 2023 winner revealed after tense final

Kasae, Tommy and Tom faced the challenge of producing a three-course meal for judges Marcus Wareing, Monica Galetti and Gregg Wallace in the final of the BBC One hit TV show on Friday night