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Christmas season starts with a John Lewis advert



UK, SHOWBIZ, ENTERTAINMENT, LONDON LIFE, CULTURE November 10, 2016


The festive season has started in Britain with the arrival of the John Lewis Christmas advert. Buster the boxer dog is the star of this year’s commercial, which is set to a cover by the Vaults of Randy Crawford’s 1980...

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Gerry finds out what the movie life is like with Eddie!



UK, SHOWBIZ, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST October 27, 2016


(Photo credit: Digital Vision) Have a listen below and hear Gerry catching up with the one and only Eddie the Eagle Edwards!!  Find out where to ski this winter, what it's like to be a national icon for 28 years, and is Eddi...

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Europe's Largest Cinema Firm Sold to Chinese Group



BUSINESS, SHOWBIZ July 13, 2016


(Photo: Thinkstock)   Odeon and UCI cinemas, together the largest cinema group in Europe, have been sold to AMC Entertainment. AMC is an American chain of cinemas, owned by Chinese company Dalian Wanda. The asking price o...

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Weibo Story Could Become Hollywood Film



SHOWBIZ, EAST MEETS WEST July 13, 2016


(photo (film): zvukmedia / iStock / Thinkstock)     The story of a lost phone, which sparked intense interest amongst netizens on Weibo, could become a Hollywood film.   That's according to The Guardi...

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China-Britain Film Festival Comes to London



CHINA , UK, SHOWBIZ June 28, 2016


The China-Britain Film Festival is currently underway in London.  The event aims to boost ties between the Chinese and British film industries by showcasing a catalogue of exciting and diverse China-related films.  The...

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