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Hamilton leads with five wins at What's On Stage Awards

Hamilton leads with five wins at What's On Stage Awards

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Hamilton was the biggest winner at the What's On Stage Awards, taking home five prizes on Sunday night.This included best actor in a musical for its star Jamael Westman and best supporting actor in a musical for Jason Pennycooke.Little Shop of Horrors and Heathers the Musical also took home three and two awards each at the London ceremony.The awards are decided by members of the public as opposed to critics.Sophie Okonedo and Aidan Turner won best actress and best actor in a play - Okonedo for Antony and Cleopatra at the National Theatre and Turner for Michael Grandage's production of The Lieutenant of Inishmore. Hamilton, the musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda, which tells ...
Independent Spirit Awards: Beale Street wins big ahead of Oscars

Independent Spirit Awards: Beale Street wins big ahead of Oscars

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If Beale Street Could Talk was the big winner at Saturday's Independent Spirit Awards, winning three major prizes.It took home best feature - the top award at the ceremony - plus best director for Barry Jenkins and best supporting actress for Regina King.The Spirits honour low-budget films and are the final major awards season ceremony ahead of the Oscars on Sunday.Beale Street is Jenkins' first film since Moonlight, which won the best picture Oscar in 2017.Speaking to BBC News, the director said he was pleased about the steps forward the Academy has made, or tried to make, in recent years.The body behind the Oscars has diversified its membership, tried to introduce a popular film category and attempted to make the ceremony short...
Screen Actors Guild Awards: Two nominations for Emily Blunt

Screen Actors Guild Awards: Two nominations for Emily Blunt

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Emily Blunt is up for two prizes at next month's Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards, the nominations for which have just been announced.The British star is up for the guild's best film actress prize for Mary Poppins Returns, which is having its European premiere later in London.She is also up for a supporting actor award for horror film A Quiet Place, which husband John Krasinski directed.Christian Bale and Olivia Colman are among the other British nominees.The former is shortlisted for his role as former US vice president Dick Cheney in the political satire Vice.The latter is up for the best actress award for The Favourite, for which Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone are also recognised. ...
Victoria Beckham cuts lonely figure at People's Choice Awards after Spice Girls snub

Victoria Beckham cuts lonely figure at People's Choice Awards after Spice Girls snub

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In a surprising move, the superstar appeared at the swanky Californian bash alone – opting not to be joined by either husband David Beckham or her eldest son Brooklyn Beckham.Dressed in all white, Victoria, 44, rocked minimalist-chic as she slipped into an oversized suit and blouse.Featuring a plunging neckline, the garment drew attention to VB's chest thanks to the fact it included lace detailing.Despite rocking stand-out lashes, Victoria opted for stripped back make-up. Related Articles “I love what I do, and love that I have been given the opportunity to empower women through my collections” Victoria Beckham During the bash, Victoria picked up the gong for the Fashion Icon.Gushing over win, th...