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New targets: Zuckerberg, Putin, Megan Markle and Prince Harry. Photograpsh: Avalaon

There was a time during its 1980s heyday when Spitting Image was watched by 15 million people each week, when it seemed as central to British politica(...)

Emmys 2019: Phoebe Waller-Bridge's comedy series, Fleabag, won 4 awards. Photograph: Nina Prommer/EPA

These are the major winners of the 71st annual Primetime Emmy Awards. The additional winners and nominees can be found at emmys.com Best drama Game o(...)

The Lion King, featuring the voices of James Earl Jones as Mufasa, and JD McCrary as Young Simba

Many pundits have already wondered what (aside from the expected generation of $1.5 billion or so) is the point to this pseudo-live action translation(...)

Liverpool striker  Mohamed Salah has been named as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine. Photograph:  Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images

Jürgen Klopp has welcomed Time magazine’s recognition of Mohamed Salah as an important step in confronting the prejudice that has given rise to Islamo(...)

A scene from ‘Wonder Park’

June (voiced by Brianna Denski) is a creative eight-year-old girl who makes a miniature amusement park from bendy straws alongside her doting mother ((...)

One to watch: Weird City

We all use YouTube (what’s life without Last Week Tonight with John Oliver?) but is it worth considering an upgrade to YouTube Premium? As with most s(...)

  Lisa Simpson as US president. On her first day, she informs her new cabinet that they may have to raise taxes due to a fiscal hole left by her predecessor, President Trump.

Back in the year 2000 – a far more innocent time – an episode of The Simpsons projected a future where Lisa Simpson becomes the US president. On her f(...)

  The Lion King, the Jon Favreau-directed  re-imagining of Disney’s  1994 animated classic, will be in cinemas in July 2019. Photograph: Disney

The first trailer for the upcoming live-action retelling of The Lion King has been released. Starring Beyoncé as Nala and musician and actor Donald Gl(...)

Emmys 2018: Claire Foy of The Crown wins the award for outstanding lead actress in a drama series. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

These are the major winners of the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Additional winners are listed at emmys.com. Best comedy The Marvelous Mrs Mais(...)

 ‘Game of Thrones’ cast members with their awards. Photograph:  Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

The dragons held off Netflix. Game of Thrones stormed the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday night, taking home the best drama Emmy for the third ti(...)

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