Here’s a movie that should Ring Ring a bell. Ten years after Mamma Mia! became a worldwide hit, its cast are back – and it looks like the history book on the shelf really is repeating itself. Not only is Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again set to be another summer smash, but this time round we find Donna’s daughter Sophie returning home to face life as a single mum, just as her mum had before her. And with the gang all back together – including Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth – today we reveal some of the secrets behind the latest ABBA-inspired film. They include how executives persuaded superstar Cher to appear in the movie – and how she felt about playing the mum of someone just three years younger than her. How Lily James reacted when she met idol Meryl Streep for the first time… and what sent Dominic Cooper into hysterics on set. One question on the lips of many fans has been whether central character Donna – … [Read more...] about Mamma Mia! 2 cast reveal on-set secrets – and why they joined ‘brilliant’ sequel
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ACKLEY Bridge is back for a second series on Channel Four. Here's everything you need to know about the comedy and who's in the cast of series two... When does Ackley Bridge series two start? Ackley Bridge series two continues tonight at 8pm on Channel 4 with episode four. Series two has 12 hour-long instalments in total, airing at the same time each week. The sitcom is created by Ayub Khan Din who made East is East as well as Kevin Erlis and Malcolm Campbell who both worked on Shameless. It deals with the challenges and ups and downs of modern Britain's integrated communities. What is Ackley Bridge about? Originally titled The ABC, Ackley Bridge tells the story of a school in a Yorkshire town of the same name. The story follows two comprehensive schools that are forced to merge due to budget cuts. However, trouble arises as one school is predominantly white, while the other is an Asian-led comprehensive - and the communities are for the most part separated from each … [Read more...] about What time is Ackley Bridge on Channel 4 tonight, who’s in the series two cast with Jo Joyner and what’s it about?
Gainsborough Musical Theatre Society is back on stage next week with its latest production, Irving Berlin’s Annie Get Your Gun! The fictional tale follows the life of America’s greatest sharpshooter, Annie Oakley, and her romantic but tempestuous relationship with Frank Butler.Annie is a poor, but spirited and happy, country girl who lives by her native sharp-shooting which quickly makes her the star of Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show where she meets and falls in love with expert rifleman Frank.Unfortunately, the tough, outspoken Annie is not Frank’s idea of what a wife should be and the two remain at competitive odds.Can Annie find a way to be the best shot in the west and still win Frank’s heart?The cast is working hard to create memorable characters alongside the foot-tapping score that includes numbers like There’s No Business Like Show Business, They Say It’s Wonderful and Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better.This 1999 revised version has … [Read more...] about Annie Get Your Gun is sharpshooting its way to Gainsborough
HOLLYOAKS stars have been spotted partying up a storm in Majorca alongside Stephen Bear and his girlfriend Ellie O'Donnell. Cast members Chelsee Healey, Nicole Barber Lane, Annie Wallace and Amy Conachan soaked up the sun by the pool at BH Mallorca Hotel alongside the new couple. The soap actresses smiled as they posed for a photo at the swanky venue. One of the stars, Chelsee Healey - who plays Goldie McQueen - donned a green and fuchsia bikini top along with a pair of pink shorts. She wore her hair in curls and accessorised with a pair of silver hoop earrings. Joining the cast members was Stephen Bear, 28, and his new girlfriend Ellie O'Donnell. The couple were snapped dancing the day away in the luxurious pool area. Ellie looked incredible in a nude-coloured matching bikini top and bottoms. She accessorised with gold jewellery and a pair of large aviator-style sunglasses. Later on the model had an outfit change into a pair of white denim shorts and a white printed bikini top. BACK … [Read more...] about Hollyoaks cast party by pool in Majorca with Stephen Bear and new girlfriend Ellie O’Donnell
With only five weeks to go before curtain up, rehearsals are in full swing for Gainsborough Musical Theatre Society’s next production, Irving Berlin’s Annie Get Your Gun! The fictional tale follows the life of America’s greatest sharpshooter Annie Oakley and her romantic but tempestuous relationship with Frank Butler.The cast is working hard to create memorable characters alongside the foot-tapping score that includes numbers like There’s No Business Like Show Business, They Say It’s Wonderful and Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better.This 1999 revised version has been updated for the modern audiences but still retains all the charm of the famous original show. The show runs from July 3-7 at Trinity Arts Centre in Gainsborough.Performances are at 7.30pm each night, plus a Saturday matinee at 2pm.Tickets are £10 on from the box office on 01427 676655 or online at www.trinityarts.co.ukTickets are also available at Barnes Jewellers in Gainsborough. … [Read more...] about Annie Oakley is coming to Gainsborough