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Film
49m

Joaquin Phoenix set to make return as the Joker in brand-new sequel

The title of the film will be Joker: Folie à Deux

Film
49m

Dwayne Johnson gets gory in upcoming trailer for Black Adam

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Black Adam, and he’s got a grudge

TV
59m

Love Island 2022: What time does it start tonight? How to watch

The latest season of the hit dating show is officially underway.

Film

All My Friends Hate Me: Cult status awaits this soot-black comedy

If you view Richard Curtis movies as evil, you’re going to absolutely love this

Music

Suki Waterhouse at Omeara: She’s no punk, but this was persuasive

After a shaky start, Waterhouse fell into her stride with heartbroken melodrama that suggested a burgeoning talent

Film

Julia Garner wins the months-long Madonna boot camp

The actor, who played Anna Delvey in Netflix’s Inventing Anna, will play Madonna in the upcoming biopic

Theatre

Tony! review: Slapdash Blair musical feels like a student drama spoof

There’s not much satirical sophistication on show in this oddly-timed musical effort from Harry Hill and Steve Brown

Culture

The Africa Centre: London’s iconic home of African excellence returns

The historic organisation has been without a permanent home for a decade - at last it has one worth its heritage

Film

Prey: First trailer released for Predator prequel film

There are only a few months left before Disney+ drops the latest Predator instalment

Music

Panic! at the Disco announce new tour: everything you need to know

In one major week, Panic! at the Disco shared a new song, new video, tour dates and an album release date

Film

The critics’ reviews aren’t great for Jurassic World: Dominion

They were so preoccupied with whether they could, they didn’t stop to think if they should...

Music

Are pop stars being pressured to go viral on TikTok?

American star Halsey joins a chorus of female singers complaining that their labels are demanding viral social media moments. The reality is more nuanced, explains music business insider Jamie Collinson.

TV

Everything I Know About Love review: Nostalgic tribute to female pals

Kate Moss tea dresses, Camden nights out and moaning about flatmates’ boyfriends using too much water - this portrait of young womanhood is written with warmth and affection

Film

Scream 6: Neve Campbell will exit the franchise due to pay issues

A Scream film without Sidney Prescott? Fans are having a meltdown

Music

How to create your Spotify pie chart and see your favourite genres

The Spotify pie chart app analyses your music taste and creates a pie chart.

Film

Sundance Film Festival London: Everything you need to know

London’s hottest film festival is back for more - we’ve got the lowdown

Exhibitions

Theaster Gates’s Serpentine Pavilion - The sacred made mundane

The artist’s structure is permeated with rich ideas, none of which are effectively expressed in this simplistic realisation

Theatre

The Haunting of Susan A review: A sketchy, underdeveloped ghost story

New artistic director Mark Ravenhill’s spooky tale, inspired by the King’s Head itself, is ambitious but clumsily done

Music

Holly Humberstone at Kentish Town Forum: if she can relax, she’ll soar

The BRIT Rising Star winner is a magical performer; it’s the bits between songs she needs to work on to reach the heights she’s heading for

Insider

Meet the break-out stars of Everything I Know About Love

As the bestselling memoir hits TV screens, Amy Francombe rounds up the cast of the summer blockbuster about to go stratospheric

TV

Sadie Sink: Meet the Stranger Things star

Sadie Sink is absolutely everywhere – but who is she?

TV

Elizabeth: The Unseen Queen review - remarkable glimpse at royal life

This affectionate, intimate portrait of the Queen’s earlier years teems with vitality and warmth - and meditates on time passing

TV

Stranger Things season four breaks Netflix’s viewing records

It knocked Bridgerton off the top spot with a 287 million hour record

Music

Rapper ENNY on Peng Black Girls, partygate and London’s gentrification

Ahead of a summer of festival sets, ENNY talks about her breakout hit Peng Black Girls, rapid gentrification in her hometown and partygate

TV

‘Hundreds’ of people turned up on set to see the return of Darth Vader

“Hundreds” of people turned up on set to see Hayden Christensen don Darth Vader’s costume

Music

Bon Jovi founding member Alec John Such dies

The band have said they are “heartbroken”

Theatre

Tinuke Craig on her new Old Vic show about a vanishing world

The director’s new prodution of Jitney opens at the Old Vic in June - it’s 40 years old but it still resonates today

Culture

The Platinum Jubilee Weekend: All the cultural events to know about

It’s going to be one packed four day bank holiday weekend

UK

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 on TV: What’s on, when and where

Platinum Jubilee events will take place across the UK over the bank holiday weekend.

UK

Clare Balding on CBE: ‘I’m so surprised and truly thrilled’

The TV and radio star, 51, is among the people recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours as she is appointed to the rank for her services to sport and charity

Music

Cross The Tracks 2022: Tickets, line-up and all you need to know

There’s still time to book in for the best music festivals taking place in the city

Film

Pinocchio: The new trailer for Disney’s remake has been released

There’s still months to go, but we finally get a proper glimpse at the new Pinocchio film

Dance

Sir Alistair Spalding: our culture sector is at risk of starvation

As an international production of Rite of Spring arrives at Sadler’s Wells, its chief warns that travel complications and slashed funding are undermining the culture sector

TV

The Midwich Cuckoos review: The suburbs have never been scarier

This present-day re-imagining of the sci-fi classic is best when it imagines the emotional fallout of parenting these unnerving, “cuckoo” children

Opera

Eugene Onegin, Opera Holland Park: tricky staging undermines intensity

Fine singers were not well-served by the stark design and out-of-focus direction