John Cleese issues mock apology for Monty Python after white Simpsons actor Hank Azaria said sorry

John Cleese has apologised for making fun of ‘white English people’ in a mocking snipe at The Simpsons actor Hank Azaria. Mr Azaria, who is white but had played the Indian-American character Apu since 1989, was the subject of controversy in 2017 following the release of a documentary. He recently apologised to ‘every single Indian person’ … Read more

Predator screenplay writers Jim and John Thomas sue Disney over rights to lucrative sci-fi franchise

The Thomas brothers who wrote the 1987 sci-fi action film Predator filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against Disney over their rights to the franchise. Jim and John Thomas filed their lawsuit in California to confirm their ability to apply the termination provision provided in United States copyright law, according to an article by The Hollywood … Read more

Enter Eric Pickles, the thinking man’s John Prescott, writes HENRY DEEDES

Ey up! Who was this cheery peer beaming at us down the Zoom lens, with eyes like hooded ping pong balls, forehead shiny as a linoleum floor? Why it was Eric Pickles – ex-Tory minister, government flak jacket and seasoned Westminster trencherman. Been a while since we heard owt from ‘Uncle Eric’, as the former … Read more

Enter Eric Pickles, the thinking man’s John Prescott, writes HENRY DEEDES

Ey up! Who was this cheery peer beaming at us down the Zoom lens, with eyes like hooded ping pong balls, forehead shiny as a linoleum floor? Why it was Eric Pickles – ex-Tory minister, government flak jacket and seasoned Westminster trencherman. Been a while since we heard owt from ‘Uncle Eric’, as the former … Read more

John Cleese issues mock apology for Monty Python after white Simpsons actor Hank Azaria said sorry

John Cleese has apologised for making fun of ‘white English people’ in a mocking snipe at The Simpsons actor Hank Azaria. Mr Azaria, who is white but had played the Indian-American character Apu since 1989, was the subject of controversy in 2017 following the release of a documentary. He recently apologised to ‘every single Indian person’ … Read more

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend slash $6MILLION off the $23.9M asking price on Beverly Hills mansion

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend have slashed the price of their sprawling Beverly Hills mansion from $23.9million down to $17.95million. The couple, who have since moved into a new $17.5million mansion also in the same swanky neighborhood, dropped the price by a whopping $6million, after slowly lowering the figure since first putting it on the market … Read more

Vin Diesel says late co-star Paul Walker had sent John Cena to meet him on set of upcoming film F9

Vin Diesel says late co-star Paul Walker had sent John Cena to meet him on the set of the upcoming action film F9: ‘I felt like he had sent him into the shrine’ By Sam Joseph Semon For Dailymail.com Published: 02:59 BST, 15 April 2021 | Updated: 04:02 BST, 15 April 2021 Vin Diesel said … Read more

Elton John hits out at trolls and claims they must be held accountable

‘People are so cruel to each other’: Elton John hits out at trolls on social media and claims they must be held accountable for their ‘hateful’ remarks By Roxy Simons For Mailonline Published: 18:57 BST, 14 April 2021 | Updated: 18:57 BST, 14 April 2021 Elton John hit out at trolls on social media on … Read more

Chrissy Teigen poses for sweet family snap with husband John Legend and their two children

She’s been embracing the warm weather on a sunny beachside getaway. And Chrissy Teigen was beaming from ear to ear as she posed for a sweet family snap with husband John Legend and their two children on Wednesday. The model, 35, slipped into a white bikini as she headed out on a boat with the … Read more

JOHN HUMPHRYS hits out as universities say correct spelling and grammar ‘elite’

Thirty years ago, Sir Michael Dummett, who had just retired as the eminent professor of logic at Oxford University, felt the need to write a book that would help students answer their questions. Not the content of their answers, just how to express themselves. Sir Michael was worried because a survey had shown that nearly … Read more