The film stars Colin Firth and tells the tragic story of explorer, Donald Crowhurst.
Image copyright AFP Image caption Kollegah and Farid Bang’s lyrics have prompted a number of musicians to return their Echo awards Germany’s music industry is abolishing its prestigious Echo prize, after an outcry over its award to a rap duo with lyrics denounced as anti-Semitic. German rappers Kollegah and Farid Bang won the hip-hop/urban prize […]
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Sag-Aftra are the organisers of the annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Acting auditions should no longer take place in hotel rooms or homes, the leading US actors’ union has said. Sag-Aftra, which organises the Screen Actors Guild Awards, has called for an end to the practice “to help protect members […]
Image copyright AFP In our series of letters from Africa, journalist-turned-barrister Brian Hungwe reflects on the return from exile of Zimbabwean musician Thomas Mapfumo four months after Robert Mugabe’s resignation as president. Known to his fans as the “Lion of Zimbabwe”, Mapfumo has long been a figure of protest. His music was the soundtrack during […]