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Pharrell the musical: Coming to a screen near you

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption Musician Pharrell Williams’ is venturing more into making movies He’s familiar as an award-winning music producer and singer-songwriter but what is known about Pharrell Williams’ early life? If the answer is “not much”, that could soon change as Williams’ youth is to inspire a big-screen musical, according to The Hollywood […]

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Will Smith reunites with Bel-Air pals

Image copyright Instagram/PA/Ribeiro Image caption The Fresh Prince gang have kept in touch over the years Will Smith has reunited with the cast from The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air – more than 20 years after the show ended its six-year run. Six members of the show posed for a photo, which was shared by Alfonso […]

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Street art events promote Yemen peace

Murad Subay, also known as Yemen’s Banksy, and award-winning British artist Lisa-Marie Gibbs, held simultaneous street art events in Yemen and the UK, to protest against the conflict in Yemen that has killed more than 7,600 people since it began in March 2015. Video journalist: Suniti Singh and Sumaya Bakhsh; images courtesy of AP/AFP/Getty, Salvo […]

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The man who breathed life into Broadway

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A Chorus Line remains one of musical theatre’s most popular shows It’s 30 years since director and choreographer Michael Bennett, the man behind Broadway classic A Chorus Line, died aged 44. Donna McKechnie, a star of the show who went on to marry Bennett, recalls the unusual way he […]