File image of French actor Michèle Morgan  during a photo session at the Studio Harcourt. Morgan  had died aged 96. File photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Michèle Morgan, a French actor who starred in films alongside Humphrey Bogart and Frank Sinatra and was the first winner of the Cannes film festival’s(...)

Actor Peter Vaughan in 1979. Photograph: PA Wire

Game Of Thrones actor Peter Vaughan has died at the age of 93, his agent said. He was best known for his role as Maester Aemon in the TV fantasy seri(...)

Comedian and writer David O’Doherty brings his new show, Big Time, to Whelan’s, Dublin on December 15th, 16th 17th and 18th.

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Conor McGregor shows off for the crowd at the open workouts in Madison Square Garden ahead of his UFC 205, where he will fight champion Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight title. Photograph: Julio Cortez/AP Photo

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 Sir Roger Moore: Why does he always insist he wasn’t a great actor when people ask about his films? “Well, I’ve seen them, you see.”  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

“This man is very important,” says Sir Roger Moore, inaccurately, as he shakes my hand. The former Bond, Saint, Maverick and Persuader is 89 years old(...)

The problem with Donald Trump is we don’t know which of the characters he has created he would bring to the Oval Office. The trouble with Hillary Clinton is we do know. Photograph:  Andrea Comas/Reuters

When historians write about this bizarre, ugly and dispiriting campaign – and oh, my, will they ever! – the epic dark saga will unfold this way: A man(...)

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump kisses his wife Melania as she introduces him at a campaign rally  in Wilmington, North Carolina. Photograph: John Bazemore/AP Photo

Donald Trump has become boring. This is not to say that the Republican nominee has stopped being controversial, unconventional or inflammatory. He was(...)

Philip King pictured in Dún Chaoin on the Dingle Penninsula in Co Kerry. Other Voices is usually filmed in St James’s Church in Dingle but the latest recording was made in Austin, Texas. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

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Michelle Obama: The first lady says the stories about Trump remind women “of stories we heard from our mothers and grandmothers about how, back in their day, the boss could say and do whatever he pleased to the women in the office.” Photograph: EPA/CJ Gunther

Anita Hill lost her fight. The creepy guy who acted pervy toward her won. The issue of sexual harassment burst onto the national scene 25 years ago,(...)

 Brian Clough, one of the most successful Managers in British football took Derby County to the League Championship in season 1971-1972, Nottingham Forest to the League Championship in season 1977-1978 and perhaps his greatest achievement, the winning of the European Cup with Forest two years running in 1979 and 1980. Photograph: Bob Thomas/Getty Images

By now you have probably heard the story that has been doing the rounds in the last few days about Brian Clough, drunk as a skunk apparently, trying t(...)