US Mission for Michelle

MICHELLE Keegan is being eyed up by Hollywood directors. The former Coronation Street star’s storming performance in the upcoming new series of BBC military drama Our Girl has made the big studios take notice. Michelle, 29, who plays Corporal Georgie Lane, has come on to the radar of movie bosses visiting Cape Town, South Africa, where … Continued

M&S Xmas ad comes whirly

IT looks like the Christmas ad battle is taking off already… Marks & Spencer has just finished filming its festive campaign – with a helicopter full of gift-wrapped surprises to help sleigh its rivals. Bosses used fake snow to turn a London square into a Christmas paradise – with families waking up to find the … Continued

Harry nailed it

HEART-THROB Harry Styles’ career is going in One Direction after he landed a role in a blockbuster war film. The singer, 22, beat hundreds of rivals, including several big-name actors, to get a debut part in Dunkirk, starring Tom Hardy. He wowed the movie’s casting director John Papsidera, who said: “It’s a great achievement for Harry … Continued

Doctor WHOA!

Former Doctor Who star Matt Smith ‘almost broke his neck’ on the set of his new show – when the horse he was riding bolted. The actor was in the saddle in South Africa filming for new royal series The Crown when the animal rampaged into nearby filming equipment. Wildlife expert Luke Cornell said: “When I … Continued

Germanwings recovery boss speaks out

THE remains of the British victims of the Germanwings plane crash are finally ready to be returned to their families. Dad-of-two Martyn Matthews, 50, student Paul Bramley, 28, and baby Julian Pracz-Bandresy were among 150 killed when co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, 27, flew a jet into a mountain in the French Alps. After a 10-week search, … Continued

Reason Zayn quit

EVEN by showbiz standards, life as a member of One Direction is a rollercoaster ride. The boys had a meteoric rise to fame five years ago and have admitted collapsing exhausted on the floor just feet from their beds because of their tough workload and non-stop touring. Jamie Scott, the songwriter behind some of 1D’s … Continued