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Helen Mirren, Harrison Ford to star in 'Yellowstone' prequel

May. 18, 2022 09:09 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Helen Mirren and Harrison Ford will bring their combined star power to the newest addition to the “Yellowstone” TV franchise. The pair will headline a Paramount+ series with the working title “1932,” which joins “1883” as part of what the streaming...

Queen makes surprise appearance to mark new subway line

May. 17, 2022 08:03 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II made a surprise visit Tuesday to a train station in central London to see a newly completed subway line named in her honor. The 96-year-old monarch, who has reduced most of her public engagements, appeared Tuesday at Paddington Station and beamed as...

Helen Mirren graces cover of People’s ‘Beautiful Issue’

Apr. 27, 2022 08:34 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Helen Mirren graces People magazine’s “The Beautiful Issue” in a cover story that touches on her thoughts of beauty and how the Oscar winner still gets nervous before filming a role. The magazine on Wednesday revealed the cover of the annual issue, which...

Review: Broadbent, Mirren charm in art heist pic ‘The Duke’

Apr. 20, 2022 15:31 PM EDT

If you’re gonna face a jury for a crime you’ve already confessed to — and even explained how you did it — you’d better have something going for you besides a “not guilty” plea. The real-life character of Britain's Kempton Bunton, an amiable sexagenarian taxi driver who...

Jane Seymour is on the case in TV whodunit 'Harry Wild'

Apr. 06, 2022 15:42 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Jane Seymour had fun working on her latest project, the light-hearted whodunit series “Harry Wild,” with some exceptions. She plays a newly retired English professor in Dublin with time on her hands, who starts getting work as a private sleuth — to the dismay of...

AP Week in Pictures: Global

Mar. 04, 2022 23:59 PM EST

From Feb. 26-March 4, 2022 From a man kneeling in the snow begging for food in winter on the medieval Charles Bridge in the Czech Republic, to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy's heroic refusal to evacuate his country during Russia's ongoing attack as it devastates the...

'CODA' takes top honors at SAG Awards, Will Smith wins

Feb. 28, 2022 06:26 AM EST

In an upset, the deaf family drama “CODA” took top honors at an unpredictable and history-making 28th Screen Actors Guild Awards that also saw wins for the leads of “Squid Game," the cast of “Ted Lasso” and Will Smith. The ceremony, held Sunday at Barker Hangar in Santa...