Natural born actor James Baxter is hoping the Edinburgh Fringe Festival will bring a repeat of the applause he earned in his native North-East, as David Whetstone reports.
Being a parent means you are obliged to attend many things you don't want to.
He reached the milestone age of 30 this year, but far from being daunted by the advancing years, fresh-faced actor Orlando Bloom reckons he's entering the best stage of his life.
The plot: If you haven't seen the first two films, there's very little point seeing At World's End.
A new art studio complex has opened in Newcastle. David Whetstone meets the owner and some of the occupants.
Tyne river cruise company River Escapes is launching a pirate-themed cruise to cash in on the popularity of the next Pirates of the Caribbean blockbuster.
Hollywood film star Johnny Depp's daughter is now "much better" after reports she was seriously ill in a UK hospital, a spokesperson for the actor said last night.
A millionaire businesswoman was last night facing years behind bars after being found guilty of plotting to murder her former partner and his new wife.
Technically the main story of William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing is the relationship between Claudio and Hero.
Jack's back! With a swagger in his step and a flash of his gold in his teeth, salty seadog Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) sets sail for adventure and mischief in this eagerly awaited sequel to the 2003 blockbuster.
He's famous, stunningly handsome, a devoted dad and one of the most successful actors on the planet - just about everything in Johnny Depp's life is pretty shipshape.
A former football captain is supporting a programme to use football to stamp out racism.
The Oscar red carpet has long been hailed as the world's greatest fashion catwalk.
British stars Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee and Joanna Lumley have landed roles as the voices in Tim Burton's animated movie, Corpse Bride.