'Long overdue'

Ellen DeGeneres, who voices the lead character in Finding Dory, praises the Academy Awards for inviting more women and people from ethnic minorities to vote in the Oscars.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 7:15 pm

Eddie Mair and Kirsty Young top radio voices poll

Eddie Mair and Kirsty Young are voted the UK's favourite radio voices in a poll conducted by Radio Times.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 6:03 pm

Marni Nixon dies at the age of 86

Watch an archive interview with Marni Nixon, who was known as Hollywood's invisible voice, after it was announced she has died aged 86.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 11:24 am

Freddie Fox joins Branagh's Romeo and Juliet after injuries blight lead actors

Freddie Fox joins Sir Kenneth Branagh's Romeo and Juliet after an "unfortunate set of circumstances" leaves the play without its male lead Richard Madden and his understudy.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 11:09 am

What the new Sherlock trailer tells us about series four

Car chases, explosions and Moriarty - the trailer for the next series of Sherlock has been revealed.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 10:01 am

Marni Nixon: Hollywood's 'invisible voice' dies aged 86

Marni Nixon, who sang Audrey Hepburn's parts in My Fair Lady, has died at the age of 86.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 9:16 am

The Little Gardener is touring the UK aiming to get children gardening.

New play The Little Gardener, based on the book by Emily Hughes, is touring the festival circuit this summer aiming to get children into gardening.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 9:06 am

'Lost' painting by Charles Le Brun for Louis XIV restored

A 17th Century painting by French artist Charles Le Brun, believed lost for almost two centuries, is being restored to its former glory.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 7:49 am

Nigeria shelves plans for 'Kannywood' film village

Nigeria cancels plan to build a massive film village in the northern state of Kano, following opposition from Muslim clerics.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 7:34 am

In pictures: Comic-Con 2016

A host of stars attended the annual San Diego Comic-Con, treating fans to new trailers and big announcements.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 6:54 am

Piracy site owner settles $50m lawsuit

The owner of piracy site Isohunt agrees to settle a lawsuit with Music Canada for $50m (£38m).

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 6:09 am

David Bowie musical Lazarus to open in London

Lazarus, a new stage musical featuring the songs of David Bowie, is to open in London this autumn.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 5:00 am

Star Trek knocks Pets from US box office top spot

Star Trek Beyond has topped the US box office after taking $59.9m (£45.6m) on its opening weekend, knocking The Secret Life of Pets off the number one spot.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 4:49 am

Guns N' Roses: Up to 30 arrested at New Jersey show

Up to 30 people are arrested at a Guns N' Roses concert in New Jersey, according to local reports.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 4:33 am

Ellen DeGeneres wants audience tears at Finding Dory

Actress Ellen DeGeneres says the Finding Nemo sequel is so emotional there's something wrong with people who don't cry.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 4:26 am

Pranks, trailers and rumours

Trailers galore, female superheroes and one amazing prank - Comic-Con 2016 had it all.

Posted by on 25 July 2016 | 4:22 am

Marvel v DC: Superhero rivals battle at Comic-Con

Everything you need to know about Marvel v DC at Comic-Con.

Posted by on 24 July 2016 | 7:30 am

Jason Bourne director Paul Greengrass: I don't do social media

The new Jason Bourne film might feature a plot involving a global social network, but don't expect to find its director Paul Greengrass tweeting about it any time soon.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 7:06 pm

Engineering innovation

Robot Wars judge Noel Sharkey shares his memories of the programme.

Posted by on 23 July 2016 | 6:21 pm

Bunker broadcasting

The BBC has revealed plans drawn up in the Cold War on how it planned to operate from 11 underground bunkers across the country in the event of a nuclear strike.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 7:56 pm

Keith's Britain

Keith Richards fronts a new documentary on how Britain changed from the end of World War Two to the start of the 1960s.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 7:10 pm

In Pictures

Comic-Con International has opened in San Diego and as ever, the costumes are incredible.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 8:39 am

Mark Rylance reads The BFG to children

Mark Rylance, who plays the BFG in a new film adaptation, reads Roald Dahl's classic novel to a group of children as director Steven Spielberg explains how he found child star Ruby Barnhill.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 8:09 am

First Nigerian-produced musical hits London's West End

The cast of Wakaa The Musical travel from Lagos to London for the first Nigerian-produced musical to hit the West End.

Posted by on 22 July 2016 | 5:12 am

The Queen's wedding dress goes on display

The Queen's 1947 wedding dress will be a star attraction at a new Buckingham Palace exhibition.

Posted by on 21 July 2016 | 9:06 pm