08 Aug 2011

Producers of Downton Abbey make sure new series is realistic

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The people behind hit period drama Downton Abbey have been working hard to ensure the new series is as realistic as possible.

Autumn's eight episodes are set during the First World War and the Daily Mail reports that injured soldiers from modern conflicts have been used as extras to show the "harsh reality" of the devastating conflict.

Simon Weston, the serviceman who was badly burnt during the Falklands conflict in 1982, was recruited as an advisor to ensure

05 Aug 2011

Henry Cavill enjoys wearing Superman fancy dress

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Henry Cavill has revealed he is really enjoying wearing Superman fancy dress to shoot the new movie.

The Brit told Total Film magazine the famous suit – which is more toned-down than the classic one we remember thanks to more modern-looking material – is "extremely cool".

"They just put it on, I turned around and looked in the mirror and you can't play it cool – you sort of laugh," he commented.

However, Cavill has had to really bulk up to play

04 Aug 2011

Football mascot gives bride away at wedding

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A woman who was marrying a big Port Vale Football Club fan decided to give him a wedding day to remember by inviting the team's mascot to give her away.

Nicola Williamson decided to do something really special for Dave Walker, so she organised for Boomer the dog to come to the ceremony and walk her down the aisle.

The guests were stunned when the massive fluffy canine appeared alongside the blushing bride, but Mr Walker told the Stoke Sentinel he was very pleased with the

03 Aug 2011

Uproar erupts on Twitter over Paul Daniels’ Sooty-related injury

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All kinds of rumours set off on Twitter today (August 3rd 2011) when it was reported that Paul Daniels had been rushed to hospital after being injured by Sooty the puppet.

The Sun was the first to tell the story, explaining that Daniels had been filming a TV show with the little yellow bear when the accident occurred.

Sooty had to throw a pizza at the magician, but he apparently didn't know his own strength and flung the doughy creation right in his face, hard.

According to

03 Aug 2011

Kristen Stewart arrives in London for Snow White filming

Read entertainment news as you browse for fairytale fancy dress with Escapade. Kristen Stewart has now arrived in London to start shooting the new movie version of Snow White. The actress arrives at Heathrow Airport on Sunday (July 31st 2011) in dark sunglasses and a hoodie, perhaps covering up her tiredness after a busy time at California's ComiCon. She is to take on the lead role in the film, which is called Snow White and the Huntsman instead of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. Chris Hemsworth of Home and Away fame and Charlize Theron

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