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Emma Thompson will play Miss Trunchbull in Netflix's Matilda.

Emma Thompson to play this iconic role in Netflix’s Matilda remake

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    Jameela Jamil has some questions for you about body image

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    Jonathan Van Ness reveals he got married in secret last year

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Joe Wicks: I’ve learnt to say no to shirtless requests

The trainer used to feel pressure to go topless when he wasn't so well-known.

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New Year Honours: meet the frontline heroes who gave their all to fighting the pandemic

Round of applause for these extraordinary people.

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Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s story about her kitchen discos is a vital lesson in silencing our inner critic

The pop singer was filled with self-doubt before starting the lockdown gigs.

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Fearne Cotton’s frank words about PTSD reframe the narrative around mental health

The mental health advocate has a valuable perspective.

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Alison Brie’s response to the cancellation of GLOW shows the power of female friendship

Not a cancellation nor Covid could stop the crew of misfits coming together.

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Olivia Newton-John’s heartfelt Christmas message reminds us all to have hope

The actor is currently living with stage-four metastatic breast cancer.

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Ruby Wax just shared an uncomfortable truth about career rivalry

And it involves Louis Theroux...

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How Rachel Brosnahan overcomes feeling like a “constant failure”

“I know I’m not alone in feeling like the things I’m most passionate about come with the most anxiety…”

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“This year Chanukah is different, but it still brings me much needed light amid the darkness”

The Jewish festival of Chanukah is here, but like everything else it will be changed by Covid-19. Here, a young woman tells us how she will mark the holiday.

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Taylor Swift: We need to talk about that viral pregnancy tweet
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Taylor Swift has a refreshing take on the “turning 31” narrative

“That’s all that 31 is to me...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Little Mix's Jesy Nelson
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Jesy Nelson’s decision to quit Little Mix exposes a tough careers problem so many of us face

“The truth is recently being in a band has really taken a toll…”

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Hollie Richardson
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FKA twigs sues ex Shia LaBeouf for alleged sexual battery, assault and emotional distress

The singer says her relationship with the actor involved “relentless” abuse.

Barbara Windsor
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Read the moving tributes being shared for “magical” Barbara Windsor

The star died last night.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lessons we can learn from 2020, from the voices of the next generation

“Almost £20 million is being spent on Big Ben but it can’t be spent on some families and children who need it?”

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Lauren Geall
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Taylor Swift
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Taylor Swift just nailed the reality of “divorce pain” when a relationship ends

"I think that happens any time you’ve been in a 15-year relationship..”

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Tina Turner
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Tina Turner just shared her tried-and-tested tip for dealing with comparison culture

She talked about “polishing your life’s mirror”.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hugh Grant
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Hugh Grant just revealed his most underrated romcom is also his favourite one

And you can watch it on Netflix tonight.

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Hollie Richardson
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How Netflix’s The Crown season 4 sets up Prince Andrew’s fall from grace
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How Netflix’s The Crown sets up Prince Andrew’s fall from grace

The royal drama makes a point of foreshadowing the prince’s association with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

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Zendaya teases fans with first look at Euphoria’s special episodes

The star took to Twitter to share the first poster for the upcoming episodes.

Meghan Markle
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Meghan Markle’s miscarriage, and the big problem with “putting on a brave face”

This is the vital lesson we should be taking from her essay.

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