The Simpsons creator Matt Groening speaks out about show recasting its non-white roles

The Simpsons creator Matt Groening has spoken out about the show’s decision to  recast its non-white roles, following allegations of racial stereotyping in recent years. On Tuesday it was announced the character of Dr. Hibbert, voiced by white actor Harry Shearer, has been replaced by black actor Kevin Michael Richardson.  Cartoonist Matt, 67, said while … Read more

The Simpsons creator Matt Groening speaks out about show recasting its non-white roles

The Simpsons creator Matt Groening has spoken out about the show’s decision to  recast its non-white roles, following allegations of racial stereotyping in recent years. On Tuesday it was announced the character of Dr. Hibbert, voiced by white actor Harry Shearer, has been replaced by black actor Kevin Michael Richardson.  Cartoonist Matt, 67, said while … Read more

Covid UK: Matt Hancock claims cases of variants ‘falling sharply’

Matt Hancock today claimed new cases of troublesome Covid variants are falling — just hours before Public Health England figures suggested the opposite.  The Health Secretary said confirmed cases of mutated strains have dropped ‘quite sharply’ and that only a dozen were discovered last week, boasting ‘the measures we are taking at the border are working’. … Read more

Piers Morgan slams ‘patronising’ Matt Hancock in GMB interview

Matt Hancock clashed with Piers Morgan today after the Good Morning Britain host slammed his ‘woeful handling of the pandemic.’ The pair came to blows on GMB after the Health Secretary insisted his team should be ‘thanked’ for their hard work.  As the furious debate heated up this morning, Piers accused Hancock of telling a … Read more

Matt Hancock claims cases of Covid variants are ‘falling sharply’

Matt Hancock today claimed the new cases of coronavirus ‘variants of concern’ are falling despite a Public Health England update showing they higher than last week.  The Health Secretary said confirmed cases of these mutated versions of the virus are ‘fallen quite sharply’ and that only 12 were discovered last week, boasting ‘the measures we … Read more

Matt Hancock claims Britain’s Covid vaccine roll-out will have a quiet week because of supply issues

Matt Hancock today warned that the Covid vaccine rollout will suffer a dip this week — but there will be a bump in March to compensate for the lag. The Health Secretary said a delay in the supply schedule will result in less jabs being  dished out.  But both AstraZeneca and Pfizer — manufacturers of … Read more

Matt Hancock slaps down Neil Ferguson over speeding up roadmap

Matt Hancock today slapped down Professor Neil Ferguson after he suggested the government’s ‘roadmap’ out of lockdown could be speeded up if things go well. The Health Secretary insisted there is no question of the timetable for easing restrictions being upgraded despite the unusually optimistic view from the leading epidemiologist. The spat came amid growing … Read more

Matt Hancock slaps down Neil Ferguson over speeding up roadmap

Matt Hancock today slapped down Professor Neil Ferguson after he suggested the government’s ‘roadmap’ out of lockdown could be speeded up if things go well. The Health Secretary insisted there is no question of the timetable for easing restrictions being upgraded despite the unusually optimistic view from the leading epidemiologist. The spat came amid growing … Read more

The Bachelor: Matt James weeps after Serena Pitt rejects him following hometown visits on ABC show

Matt James wept after contestant Serena Pitt rejected him on Monday’s episode of The Bachelor. The 23-year-old publicist from Toronto didn’t feel as strongly for Matt, 29, as he did for her, and eliminated herself from the competition. ‘I thought that it was fear initially, that I was just scared,’ Serena told Matt after he … Read more

Elsa Pataky and Luciana Barroso enjoy girls’ day out while Chris Hemsworth and Matt Damon in Sydney

Best friends forever! Elsa Pataky and Luciana Barroso enjoy a girls’ day out while husbands Chris Hemsworth and Matt Damon film Thor: Love and Thunder in Sydney By Louise Starkey For Daily Mail Australia Published: 05:36 GMT, 23 February 2021 | Updated: 05:36 GMT, 23 February 2021 Their husbands are starring in the latest installment … Read more