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Mike Collett-White

Mike Collett-White

    Sochi Olympics kick off with a glitch before fairy tale show
    Sochi Olympics kick off with a glitch before fairy tale show
    Russia's Winter Games got off to a shaky start on Friday when one of the five Olympic rings failed, but...
    SA artist's official portrait of Kate gets mixed reviews
    SA artist's official portrait of Kate gets mixed reviews
    The first official portrait of Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, popularly known by her former name Kate Middleton, was unveiled in London on...
    David Bowie dispels retirement talk with new release
    David Bowie dispels retirement talk with new release
    Where Are We Now? produced by long-term collaborator Tony Visconti, is a melancholic look back to the time Bowie spent in
    Stolen Matisse artwork found 25 years after heist
    Stolen Matisse artwork found 25 years after heist
    Matisse's Le Jardin, valued at about six million crowns ($916 200), was recovered by Christopher Marinello, an art recovery specialist...
    JK Rowling steps into unknown with adult debut
    JK Rowling steps into unknown with adult debut
    The Casual Vacancy is virtually guaranteed to top the bestseller lists in Britain, the United States and beyond, with Rowling's name...
    South Korean film wins Venice as Hoffman, Phoenix honoured
    South Korean film wins Venice as Hoffman, Phoenix honoured
    The other big winner on Saturday night was Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master, loosely based on the early days of Scientology, which...
    Curtain raises on 65th Cannes Film Festival
    Curtain raises on 65th Cannes Film Festival
    Comedy will dominate the opening of the Cannes film festival, with Wes Anderson's child fantasy Moonrise Kingdom in a tussle with Sacha...
    Adele adds more trophies to her cabinet at Brit Awards
    Adele adds more trophies to her cabinet at Brit Awards
    Soul singer Adele added to her awards haul at the 2012 Brits on Tuesday and set the biggest night in British pop alight with a rousing performance...
    Celebrations mark birth of Charles Dickens
    Celebrations mark birth of Charles Dickens
    Prince Charles led global celebrations on Tuesday marking the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Dickens, one of English literature's most...
    Silent movie leads Bafta nominations
    Silent movie leads Bafta nominations
    Silent movie The Artist led the Bafta nominations on Tuesday picking up 12, one ahead of British Cold War-era spy movie Tinker Tailor...
    Lady Gaga steals the show (again)
    Lady Gaga steals the show (again)
    Lady Gaga stole the show at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Belfast on Sunday, scooping four prizes and going one better than 2010 when she also led...
    Julian Barnes wins Booker Prize for The Sense Of An Ending
    Julian Barnes wins Booker Prize for The Sense Of An Ending
    English author and bookmakers' favourite Julian Barnes finally won the Man Booker Prize for fiction on Tuesday, despite once dismissing the coveted...