Tony McCoy’s last hurrah as a jockey at Cheltenham will be in the final race of the festival, which has been named in his honour. Photograph: Julian Herbert/PA

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Lindsay Lohan in London last week. It has been comfirmed that she will join the West End production of Speed-the-Plow. Photograph: Tim P Whitby/Getty Images)

Lindsay Lohan is to make her stage debut in London’s West End in a play about the movie business.She will appear in Speed-The-Plow, by US writer Da(...)

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She’d better not bail. I’ll be furious if she cancels. No, I’m not talking about a flaky best friend, I am talking about international pop star(...)

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US television personality Kim Kardashian (left), her mother Kris Jenner (right) and their host, 81-year-old Austrian businessman Richard Lugner (centre) arrive for the Vienna Opera Ball at the State Opera in Vienna. Photograph: EPA/Herbert Pfarrhofer

Vienna’s Opera Ball, the highlight of Austria’s Eurotrash calendar, reached a new low on Thursday night with a blackface scandal,(...)

Love, Marilyn
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Twerking around: Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters
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As a child, growing up in her father’s home in the Bay Area, Sofia coppola would have met many of the era’s great movie stars.

You have to wonder how Sofia Coppola made herself heard at the family dinner table. Francis Ford Coppola, her father, has never come across as a squas(...)