A FIRST look at Danny Boyle's new Sex Pistols drama has been revealed - and it shows the legendary band tearing up the stage. The new TV biopic will tell the story of the God Save the Queen hitmakers, with filming kicking off this month. The six-part series - simply titled Pistol - is based on guitarist Steve Jones' memoir Lonely Boy: Tales from a Sex Pistol. Toby Wallace will play the book's author, Steve, while Anson Boon will play singer John Lydon and Louis Patridge takes on the role of bass player, Sid Vicious. The images show the band in the middle of performing on stage, with an incredible likeness to the original members. The forthcoming FX drama will cover the band's early rise to fame in West London and their link to Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren's SEX shop in King's Road. Thomas Brodie-Sangster (Maze Runner, Game of Thrones) will take on the role of McLaren, who was also the Sex Pistols' manager. Fashion designer Westwood will be played by … [Read more...] about First look at Danny Boyle’s new Sex Pistols drama sees legendary band tear up the stage
PEAKY Blinders have revealed a new cast member for the sixth series. It was confirmed in January 2021 that the upcoming season of the period crime drama will be the last. It was announced that 2021 BAFTA Rising Star nominee Conrad Khan has joined the cast of Peaky Blinders . The Peaky Blinders official twitter posted earlier this week: "We’re delighted to welcome @BAFTA #EERisingStar nominee Conrad Khan to the cast of #PeakyBlinders series six.” Conrad's previous projects include 2019 crime drama County Lines, The Huntsman: Winter’s War, Black Mirror and the upcoming series of Baptiste. The actor was nominated in the Bafta Rising Star category alongside One Night in Miami's Kingsley Ben-Adir, Saint Maud star Morfydd Clark, Rocks' Bukky Bakray and Ṣọpé Dìrísù from His House. Production on series six begun back in January as the show's official Twitter account posted a snap of Tommy Shelby star Cillian Murphy wearing a mask on set. Fascist politician Oswald … [Read more...] about Peaky Blinders reveals final new cast member for series 6 – here’s where you know him from
PRINCE Philip is 99 years old and celebrated his last birthday in lockdown with Queen Elizabeth II. But despite being the son of a prince and princess as well, the Duke of Edinburgh is not a King. How old is Prince Philip and when's his 100th birthday? Prince Philip, otherwise known as the Duke of Edinburgh turned 99 in June, 2020 . He will hit a significant milestone this year when he turns 100. He was born in 1921 in Greece. What's his background? Prince Philip has been married to the Queen for more than 70 years . His father was Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark, while his mother was Princess Alice of Battenberg. Philip was born on June 10, 1921, in Corfu, Greece, but his family was exiled when he was just a child. Raised in the UK, he was also educated in France and Germany, later joining the Navy and serving in World War II . A keen sports' fan, he has been involved in a number of events including developing the equestrian event of carriage … [Read more...] about How old is Prince Philip and when is he 100?
Rishi Sunak bowed to pressure to maintain the £20 a week Universal Credit uplift on Wednesday, but said due to operational factors, households in receipt of working tax credits would receive an alternative payment from April. Citing "operational" reasons, the Chancellor said working tax credit claimants will receive a one-off payment of £500 instead of the £80 a month boost. The new payment will replace the temporary increase in working tax credits which will end as planned on April 5. "To support low-income households, the Universal Credit uplift of £20 a week will continue for a further six months," Sunak told The Commons. The extension of the uplift means that claimants will receive an extra £20 a week between April 1 and September 30 on top of the standard allowance, which will rise to £324.84 a month for a single person. "We'll provide working tax credit claimants with equivalent support for the next six months," he added. "And because of the way that system works … [Read more...] about Who qualifies for the £500 working tax credits payment announced in the Budget
She is no stranger to flaunting her fabulous figure on social media. And Georgia Steel wowed her Instagram followers once again on Tuesday as she posed up a storm for a series of underwear snaps. The Love Island star, 22, showed off her incredible form in a daring black thong lingerie set by Boux Avenue. Dare to bare: Georgia Steel wowed her Instagram followers once again on Tuesday as she posed up a storm for a series of underwear snaps Georgia looked confident and toned as she leaned casually against a wall for the at-home shoot. The TV personality's long brunette locks were styled in a centre parting and fell loosely around her face. RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Love Island's Georgia Steel flaunts her incredible figure in... New dad Theo Campbell 'signs up to Ex On The Beach to... 'Little George wouldn't believe this': Georgia Steel unveils... Love Island's Georgia Steel sets pulses racing as she... Share … [Read more...] about Love Island’s Georgia Steel shows off her incredible figure as she poses in daring black thong lingerie