Emma Dixon
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Model Mother
A naked sculpture of her has recently been chosen to occupy the empty plinth in London's Trafalgar Square- but who is Alison Lapper and what is all the fuss about?On holiday South Africa earlier this month, little Parys Lapper laughed and giggled as he built sandcastles and played on the beach. Watching on his mother, ... continue reading
Bright Young Thing
He wanted to be a priest when he was growing up, but instead
James McAvoy is making waves as one of the most promising and
successful young actors in the business. It wasn't so much
a crisis of faith but more a bout of teenage laziness that led James
McAvoy away from the priesthood and eventually into actin... continue reading
Bridging the gap and breaking the mould
Yes they're boys and yes they're in a band- but if there's one thing Busted are not, it's a boy band. Charlie
Simpson, Matt Jay and James Bourne aren't in the habit of taking things
too seriously. The boys from Busted are quite happy to admit that with
songs containing lyrics like I asked you to dance at th... continue reading
Oscar may be on his way- but wholl be taking him home?
In Hollywood they are preparing to roll out the red carpet for the most
important night of the year- so what can we expect from Oscar this time
around?In one of the most poignant scenes in Whale Rider- the
story of a young girl struggling to find her place in a male dominated
culture- Pai (Keisha Castle-Hughes) dre... continue reading
Stars hope for BAFTA glory
As the British Film Industry looks forward to the biggest night of its
year, we take a closer look at this year's nominees and ponder who will
be taking home a golden BAFTA mask this year. Will it really be a one
horse Lord of The Rings shaped race, or will this years ceremony have a
few surprises in store? On Sund... continue reading

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