Hull and East Yorkshire may not be renowned as a hotbed of television and film talent but you may be shocked by the wealth of stars with links to our area. The city has dined for years on the considerable talents of the likes of Tom Courtenay and Maureen Lipman but we take a look at some of the established and rising stars of film and television who are under 50. Some you may be well aware come from East Yorkshire but other home-grown talent may come as a pleasant and proud surprise. We take a look at seven stars who are making waves at home and in Hollywood. Rob Aramayo Since starring as the young Ned Stark in Game of Thrones, Hull actor Robert Aramayo has not looked back. Still just 26, he featured in the Discovery Channel's 2016 series Harley and the Davidsons before making his movie debut in Nocturnal Animals, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Amy Adams. He also had a role in the Fox's supernatural thriller movie The Empty Man, and also had a role in the HBO He has a role in the HBO … [Read more...] about The film and television stars you may not know are from Hull
Amy the walking dead
On this "Face the Nation" broadcast moderated by Margaret Brennan: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (read more) Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill. (read more) Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga. (read more) Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif. (read more) Panelists: Byron York, Shawna Thomas, Michael Crowley, and Rachael Bade (watch) Click here to browse full transcripts of "Face the Nation." MARGARET BRENNAN: It's Sunday, May 5th. I'm Margaret Brennan. And this is FACE THE NATION. Six weeks after the Mueller report's completion President Trump is still taking victory laps. This time in a conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: He said something to the effect that it started off as a mountain, and it ended up being a mouse. MARGARET BRENNAN: Russian interference in the 2016 election is, of course, what prompted the investigation in the first place. KRISTEN WELKER: Did you tell him not to meddle in the next election? PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: We didn't discuss that. … [Read more...] about Full transcript of “Face the Nation” on May 5, 2019
MICHAEL Hutchence had the world at his feet in the 90s as the lead singer of rock band INXS, until his untimely death in 1997. A documentary is set to explore the source of Michael's depression before he died - here's the lowdown. When is the Michael Hutchence documentary on? The BBC have announced that they will air a documentary called Mystify about the life of the late rocker Michael Hutchence. There is currently no transmission date scheduled for the film. BBC Music’s head of commissioning Jan Younghusband said: “Michael Hutchence was one of the most influential and charismatic rock stars of the modern era, and I’m delighted that this moving documentary will air on BBC2.” What will the Michael Hutchence documentary cover? The documentary is directed by Richard Lowenstein, who directed several INXS videos. A statement said Mystify will feature “rare archive footage and intimate insights from friends, lovers, family colleagues and Hutchence … [Read more...] about Michael Hutchence is the subject BBC documentary Mystify but what happened to the INXS singer and when did he date Kylie?
SEAN Slater is about to make an explosive return to Albert Square as actor Rob Kazinsky pops back for a guest stint in the BBC soap. Sean – who was branded a psycho by Kat Slater in last night’s episode – will definitely shake things up Is Sean Slater Amy Branning’s real dad? One of the first things he does is kidnap Amy Branning, which won’t go down well with her dad Jack because it’s not the first time he’s done it. A trailer for Sean’s return showed him in a car with Amy after picking her up from school and saying her dead mum Roxy sent him. So what’s going on in these strange scenes? Is Sean Amy’s real dad? Let’s remind ourselves… Sean is NOT Amy's dad Jack Branning is very much Amy’s dad following a one night stand with Roxy Mitchell. There’s even been a DNA test to prove it and everything. The DNA result didn’t make Sean very happy though as he believed Amy was his daughter. He even married … [Read more...] about Sean Slater KIDNAPS Amy Branning in EastEnders – is he her REAL father?
THE Priory has been fined £300k over the death of a schoolgirl who hanged herself in its care. Amy El-Keria, 14, was being treated at the private mental healthcare group's Ticehurst House psychiatric hospital in East Sussex when she died in November 2012. A jury inquest in 2016 heard neglect contributed to her death and found she died accidentally of unintended consequences of a deliberate act. The Priory is now being prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive and its lawyers said they will be entering a guilty plea when the case comes to a crown court next month.PRIORY FINED Judge Mr Justice James Dingemans sentenced the London-based company at Lewes Crown Court on Wednesday. At an earlier hearing, the court heard that Amy had arrived at the hospital's high dependency unit on August 23 2012. On November 12, at 8.15pm, she was found in her bedroom with a ligature tied around her neck but died in hospital when her life-support was turned off, the following day. Prosecutor Sarah … [Read more...] about The Priory fined £300,000 over death of schoolgirl, 14, who hanged herself while it its care