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‘The Late Late Toy Show’ is tonight

Christmas just isn’t the same without ‘The Late Late Toy Show’.

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Andrew Sachs

Andrew Sachs: Manuel’s best moments

Actor Andrew Sachs,best known for his portrayal of Manuel in the 1970s sitcom Fawlty Towers, has died aged 86.

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Hailee Steinfeld as Nadine and Hayley Lu Richardson as Krista  PA/EOne

Bitter-sweet addition to coming-of-age dramas

THE EDGE OF SEVENTEEN (15, 104 mins) Comedy/Drama/Romance. Hailee Steinfeld, Haley Lu Richardson, Blake Jenner, Kyra Sedgwick, Woody Harrelson, Hayden Szeto, Alexander Calvert, Eric Keenleyside. Director: Amma Asante.

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Joyful rites-of-passage animation celebrates girl power in Polynesia

MOANA (PG, 113 mins) Animation/Musical/Drama/Comedy. Featuring the voices of Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House, Temuera Morrison, Jemaine Clement, Nicole Scherzinger, Alan Tudyk. Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker.

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VIDEO - Andrew Sachs was ‘wonderful’ says John Cleese

John Cleese has led tributes to the “wonderful” Andrew Sachs, the actor best known for starring as Spanish waiter Manuel in Fawlty Towers.

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The Great British Bake Off has begun its search for contestants to have their produce appraised by Paul Hollywood and a new judge

Great British Bake Off hunt for contestants for Channel 4

The Great British Bake Off has begun its search for new contestants for the Channel 4 production of the show.

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Tiswas is one of the shows set to be archived digitally by the BFI

TV classics to be archived digitally

Thousands of classic TV shows are to be archived digitally - before they are lost forever.

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Brad Pitt plays Max Vatan and Marion Cotillard plays Marianne Beausejour  PA/Paramount

Sweeping romance colours tale of espionage

ALLIED (15, 124 mins) Thriller/Romance/War/Action. Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris, Simon McBurney, Lizzy Caplan, August Diehl, Matthew Goode. Director: Robert Zemeckis.

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Rosamund Pike as Ruth Williams and David Oyelowo as Seretse Khama  PA/Pathe

Deeply-moving love story crosses racial divide to revel in what unites

A UNITED KINGDOM (12A, 111 mins) Drama/Romance. David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport, Tom Felton, Vusi Kunene, Terry Pheto, Laura Carmichael, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Abena Ayivor. Director: Amma Asante.

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Strictly Come Dancing dancer Gorka Marquez was attacked hours after he took part in the show's Blackpool special

Strictly's Gorka gets teeth knocked out in Blackpool attack

Strictly Come Dancing dancer Gorka Marquez was attacked hours after he took part in the show's Blackpool special.

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Pictured left to right, James May, Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond during filming of The Grand Tour. Photo: Amazon Prime Video/PA Wire

Like Top Gear on steroids - rave reviews for The Grand Tour’s opening show

The Grand Tour’s debut episode received rave reviews when it premiered on Amazon Prime Video - but was likened to the presenters’ former show Top Gear.

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Scene from anime movie Your Name   PA/Anime Ltd

Body-swapping sci-fi in charming animation

YOUR NAME (12A, 106 mins) Animation/Sci-Fi/Drama/Romance. Featuring the voices of Ryunosuke Kamiki, Mone Kamishiraishi, Masami Nagasawa, Etsuko Ichihara, Ryo Narita, Aoi Yuki, Kanon Tani, Masaki Terasoma. Director: Makoto Shinkai.

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Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander and Katherine Waterston as Propentina in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
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Tolerance and prejudice tackled in Rowling fab fantasy adventure

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM (12A, 133 mins) Fantasy/Adventure/Action/Drama/Comedy/Romance. Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Ezra Miller, Johnny Depp. Director: David Yates.

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Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
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Eddie at helm of JK Rowling’s New York tale of wondrous witches and wizards

Eddie Redmayne may be the lead in new Harry Potter prequel Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, but he’s not so big as to forget his more humbling moments on screen. SUSAN GRIFFIN chats to the ever-endearing Oscar winner

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A huge 13.3 million people watching Andy Murray's victory in the Men's Wimbledon final earlier this year.

BBC extends Wimbledon broadcast deal to 2024

The BBC has extended its contract to broadcast Wimbledon for a further four years until 2024.

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Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. 
Release date 2016

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: a history of monsters, from werewolves to hippogriffs

The latest instalment in the Harry Potter franchise, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, sees wizard Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) entering New York in 1926, smuggling a briefcase full of exotic animals through customs.

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Could this AT-AT be making an appearance in Lisburn?

Stormtroopers ready to invade Lisburn

Lisburn looks set to be invaded by the Empire as plans for a Star Wars extravaganza have been confirmed.

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Joey Essex was among the celebrities who took part in series one of the show.

Fancy dating a celebrity?

Have you ever wanted to date a celebrity? Well now’s your chance.

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Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia and Harrison Ford as Han Solo.

Carrie Fisher admits to having affair with Harrison Ford on set of ‘Star Wars’

Carrie Fisher has revealed she had a three month long affair with Harrison Ford while filming the original ‘Star Wars’ more than 30 years ago.

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Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them

JK Rowling drew upon ‘populist politics’ for Fantastic Beasts movie

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