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Miriam Margolyes (Photo: PA Images)
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Ofcom investigate after Margolyes swears on TV

The actor, best known for her role in the Harry Potter series, said "f*ck" while telling a story about Warren Beatty

Ben Weich

Yesterday, 14:45

Ofcom investigate after Margolyes swears on TV
  • Michael Sheen and Sarah Silverman at the premiere of 'Passengers' (Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images)
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    Silverman and Sheen split

    Comedian Silverman joked in a tweet that the pair had 'consciously uncoupled'

    Jessica Weinstein

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    Silverman and Sheen split
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    Portman will not 'be silenced'

    The actress spoke out against sexual harassment and the routine 'silencing' of women in Hollywood

    Jessica Weinstein

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    Portman will not 'be silenced'
  • Gal Gadot at the National Board of Review awards
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    Gal joins The Simpsons

    Wonder Woman star set to appear in animated form on the long-running family comedy

    JC Reporter

    Tuesday, February 6, 2018

    Gal joins The Simpsons
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    Honour for Israel Film Fund director

    Katriel Schory, who has been director of the Israeli Film Fund since 1999, will receive his award on February 20 at a special event

    JC Reporter

    Tuesday, February 6, 2018

    Honour for Israel Film Fund director
  • Ezra Furman
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    Ezra Furman almost became a rabbi

    Singer became frustrated at the slow progress of his music career, saying: “I was thinking very carefully about going into education, becoming a teacher, maybe becoming a rabbi.”

    Lee Harpin

    Monday, February 5, 2018

    Ezra Furman almost became a rabbi
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    Coren quits BBC's Front Row

    Controversially-appointed anchor of BBC's flagship arts programme steps down after one series

    Michael Moran

    Thursday, February 1, 2018

    Coren quits BBC's Front Row
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    Lord Winston criticised for phone tweets

    The scientist and media personality was accused of bullying after he became exasperated with a fellow train user's interminable phone call

    Daniel Sugarman

    Thursday, February 1, 2018

    Lord Winston criticised for phone tweets