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Venice Film Festival unveils 2021 line-up including 'Dune'

The Venice Film Festival has unveiled its line-up for 2021, with the festival set to host the world premieres of anticipated films including Dune and Edgar Wright’s Last Night in Soho. Also set to premiere at the September festival, a highlight of the film calendar, is the Adam Driver and Jodie Comer-starring The Last Duel, […]

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Geena Davis says “change hasn't happened” for women in industry

Geena Davis has reflected on changes in gender equality in the film industry, admitting it “hasn’t really happened”. The Oscar-winner, who has advocated for more equality on screen, spoke about her hopes of progress following the release of Thelma & Louise in 1991. READ MORE: Queen & Slim review: game-changing thriller takes the Thelma & Louise rulebook and rips […]

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Mark Hamill says he's had cameos in every 'Star Wars' film since 2015

Mark Hamill has revealed that he has had secret cameos in every Star Wars film released since 2015. The actor reprised his role as Luke Skywalker in 2015’s The Force Awakens, going on to play the Jedi in sequels The Last Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker – alongside a de-aged appearance in TV series […]

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'No Time To Die' director discussed Craig's James Bond replacement

No Time To Die director Cary Joji Fukunaga has admitted that he discussed potential replacements for Daniel Craig in the upcoming James Bond film. READ MORE: Fraser T Smith on the next James Bond theme: “It could be a rapper. It’s time isn’t it? It could be Stormzy” The long-awaited 007 adventure is finally due for […]

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Canabliss Signs to WAKAAN, Drops ‘Freak It’

Fast-rising musician and producer Canabliss catapulted into the world of bass music over the past couple of years with her signature sound. Her newfound success drew the eye of WAKAAN and its management team, Optimystic Group, who went on to sign Canabliss in 2020. Despite COVID interfering with her 2020 touring plans, the young artist spent her time working on her […]

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Jim Adkins Looks Back at Jimmy Eat World's 'Bleed American' at 20

Jimmy Eat World were only two albums into their deal with Capitol Records when they were dropped by the label. After receiving little support for their third album, the now seminal Clarity, the band was hardly surprised when they were notified in August 1999. Most artists in their position would have viewed the rejection as […]

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Yola Walked Through Fire to Stand for Herself | SPIN

There’s a staggering sentence in the bio that accompanied the sample of singer-songwriter Yola’s sophomore album, Stand For Myself. In discussing a perspective shift since the release of her 2019 Grammy-nominated debut, Walk Through Fire, she says she was persuaded from being her true self, sharing, “There was a little hiatus where I got brainwashed […]