STRICTLY'S Kelvin Fletcher might be at risk of making his way to the final as he struggles to get to grips with his semi-final dances. The 35-year-old actor, who is most well-known for his role in Emmerdale as Andy Sugden, has been consistently topping the leader board of the BBC1 dance contest - but he now thinks that there's a chance he may just miss out on a place in the final. Speaking on It Takes Two with his dance partner Oti Mabuse, 29, last night, the soap star voiced his concerns about the up and coming show this weekend. He said: "We’ve had a tough day today. It’s been a really tough day.” “It takes me ages to learn the dances. Normally by a Thursday I’m normally just learning the dance.” "I’m praying it’s going to be enough on Saturday," he added. Presenter Zoe Ball, 49, consoled the dad-of-two. She said: “I think you’re being hard on yourself. “I think you’re not giving yourself enough credit." Each … [Read more...] about Strictly’s Kelvin Fletcher says he’s at risk of missing final after he struggles to learn new dance with days to go
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From James Charles and Tati Westbrook's feuding videos to Billie Eilish's creepy music video for 'bury a friend', YouTube has hosted a huge range of videos in 2019. Now, YouTube has revealed which videos, moments and creators were most popular on its platform this year. BT Sport’s highlights package of Liverpool’s remarkable 4-0 comeback Champions League victory against Barcelona back in May tops the list, followed by James Charles’ ‘No More Lies’ - a response to Tati Westbrook’s ‘Bye Sister’ video. Meanwhile, Stormzy ’s Vossi Bop video release grabs the top music spot, closely followed by Sam Smith ’s collaboration with Normani for Dancing with a Stranger. YouTube has also revealed which creators caused a stir in 2019. Professional dancer Dianne Buswell tops the list, after accumulating nearly 230,000 subscribers in just nine months! Other names to feature on the top breakout creators list include Connor and Liana, and … [Read more...] about YouTube unveils its top videos, moments and creators of 2019
When she said goodbye to the small town of Porpoise Spit for the bright city lights, Muriel Heslop had no idea what was waiting for her: a starring role in an original musical at one of Australia’s most celebrated theatres. The much-loved 1994 Australian film Muriel’s Wedding has been reimagined in the present and reworked for the stage by the film’s writer-director, PJ Hogan (My Best Friend’s Wedding, Confessions of a Shopaholic), for a world premiere at Sydney Theatre Company in November 2017. The announcement of the adaptation – which follows successful stage productions of Priscilla and Strictly Ballroom – came at Thursday launch of the STC’s 2017 program, which has been helmed by the company’s interim artistic director, Kip Williams, after the unexpected departure of Jonathan Church in May. Featuring original music by Kate Miller-Heidke and Kier Nuttall, along with classic Abba songs including Waterloo and Dancing Queen, … [Read more...] about Here comes the bride, again: Muriel’s Wedding to be remade into a modern musical
SOCCER Aid was back with a bang last night - and the star-packed charity clash didn't disappoint. Robbie Williams once again enlisted the help of some serious A-listers to play for the match at Old Trafford. Who won Soccer Aid 2018? After a thrilling 3-3 draw at the end of 90 minutes, England finally beat the World XI team on penalties. The home side raced to a 2-0 lead with goals from former Spurs striker Darren Bent and F2 Freestyler Jeremy Lynch. Robbie Keane pulled one back for Bolt's side before Juan Sebastian Veron ensured it was 2-2 at the interval. In the second half, Clarence Seedorf played a one-two with former Holland teammate Patrick Kluivert before slotting into the net.Michael Owen then fired home to take the exciting encounter to penalties. Both sides scored their first two before Kevin Pietersen was denied by England's celebrity keeper David Harewood. He then saved from Westlife singer Nicky Byrne to leave England one kick away from victory. They failed to take … [Read more...] about Who won Soccer Aid 2018, what was the score and who was in line-up? Usain Bolt and Robbie Williams feature
THE BBC is treating viewers to a brand new legal thriller in The Victim - and there is a host of talent starring in the four-part series... But who is James Harkness and what part does he play in the show? Who is James Harkness and how old is he? James Harkness is an actor born and raised in Glasgow. The 30-year-old was left hospitalised on his 18th birthday after suffering from a brutal axe attack. The incident inspired him to turn his life around and pursue a career as an actor. He has since starred in films such as Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Macbeth and Darkest Hour.It is not known if James is married. What is The Victim about and who does he play? The BBC said: "The Victim is a gripping, contemporary legal thriller told through the eyes of the plaintiff and the accused." The drama is set in Edinburgh and focuses on Scotland’s unique legal system. The series is centred around the proceedings of one criminal trial involving a grieving mother on one side and a man accused … [Read more...] about James Harkness plays Craig Myers in The Victim, but what else has he been in, is the actor married and what’s his age?