14 January 2015
What drew the veteran film-maker to tell the story of one of the most prolific marksmen in US military history?
Actor Brian Blessed pulls out of Guildford Shakespeare Company's production of King Lear on doctor's advice, after collapsing with heart trouble during a performance last week.
Louis Armstrong's personal copy of his appearance on BBC Radio 4's Desert Island Discs is among the recordings to be added to the show's online archive.
Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight is being held on a murder charge by police after a fatal hit-and-run. Newsbeat
The Young Vic in London, Southampton's Nuffield, Liverpool's Everyman and producer Sonia Friedman are among the winners at The Stage's 2015 awards.
Playwrights in inspirational places
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang's legacy, 50 years on
Meet Rae Morris, the pop star who wanted to be a waitress
The Turkish singer who kept his trousers backstage
Actor puts career on hold to become radical MP
Why Stephen Daldry went to Brazil for latest film
Mark reports on Australia's AACTA awards
Justin Bieber releases a video apologising for his recent antics. The apology appeared to be sparked by an as-yet-unscreened interview he did with Ellen DeGeneres.
“I didn't want to come off arrogant or conceited, or basically how I've been acting the past year, year and a half. I'm not who I was pretending to be.”
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