Jennifer Davis, left, and Anna Devin have both developed the kind of healthy, strong delivery that singers need to project in larger halls and opera houses

Life is full of near misses, not least when it comes to casting in movies and television. Bing Crosby was the original choice to play the shabby, a(...)

Projected images of people in a replica first-class cabin in the Titanic Experience. Photograph: David Moir/Reuters

Down the Belfast docks there’s a big, pointy, monolithic building that looks a bit like the vehicle the Jawas drive in Star Wars. Outside is a big (...)

 Jordan Belfort during his talk  at the RDS to a crowd of just under 3,000. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Considering the fact that financial sharp practice is a national sport in this country, is it really any wonder that such a welcome was afforded this (...)

Ellen Page in Beyond: Two Souls

Games have been big business for some time now, with blockbuster titles such as Call of Duty, Battlefield and Fifa shifting millions of units and notc(...)

American poet Sylvia Platt: question focused on intense emotions expressed in her poetry.

A sigh of relief cooled the air around Ireland today as the popular and elusive American poet Sylvia Plath appeared on yesterday’s higher level Englis(...)

The beautiful and the damned: F Scott FitzGerald with his wife, Zelda, around 1935. Photograph: Pictorial Parade/Archive Photos/Getty

In 1924 F Scott FitzGerald sent Max Perkins, his editor at the New York publishing house Scribner’s, the manuscript of a novel he was working o(...)

Jamie Foxx, left, and Leonardo DiCaprio in Django Unchained

Although Quentin Tarantino’s spaghetti/slave western was pulled without any official explanation, it now appears that (...)