The New Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII

From the moment Sir Henry Royce introduced the Rolls-Royce Phantom in 1925 it was judged ‘The Best Car in the…
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One to Watch: Russian-Born Model Ksenia Islamova

The subject of our recent interview about creatives during COVID, Russian-born model Ksenia Islamova has previously told us about staying…
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Madonna to Direct a Biopic About Her Life

Popstar and cultural icon Madonna has announced that she will direct a film about her life and career, partnering with Oscar-winning…
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Should Filmmakers Consider Virtual Festivals and Premieres?

What are the benefits of an online festival premiere? It’s been the question on the lips of filmmakers, sales agents,…
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Juno Award-Winning Singers Diana Panton and Steve Strongman Perform Live in Canada After The Lockdown

Live music returns! JUNO Award-winning performers took on the stage of Westdale Theatre in Hamilton last week to perform for to…
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Berlinale is Going Gender-Neutral in 2021

Important news on Berlinale 2021 includes the postponement of the Short Film category and the abandonment of gender-specific nominations.  The…
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Suicide Prevention Day With ‘O Beach’ Tony Truman

With the coronavirus pandemic causing heightened levels of anxiety, mental health is now more prevalent than ever. The number of…
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Oscars Introduce ‘Diversity Targets’

The diversity and inclusion initiative has been a heavy focus for the Oscars the past few years, shown by the…
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Demi Moore Talks What Formed Her Early Career and ‘Divine Message’

Demi Moore was unable to come to the Venice Film Festival, which is hosting a series of virtual talks, titled “Life Through…
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SURVEY: UK Indie Cinemas Will Only Survive Three Months With Social Distancing

The majority of UK independent cinemas would only survive three months with social distancing measures, according to a survey by…
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Lockdown Hauntings: Feature Film Shot During The Lockdown

An Independent Film Director Howard J Ford announced the completion of principal photography on his latest feature film ‘THE LOCKDOWN…
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Mickey Rourke’s ‘Take Back’ Wraps Principal Photography During Lockdown

Director Christian Sesma's (PAY DIRT, VIGILANTE DIARIES) latest film 'Take Back' completed the principal photography during COVID-19 pandemic. The film is…
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Starboy Thomas: Rapping About Social Issues

Ikon London Magazine caught up with UK rapper Starboy Thomas to discuss important social issues in his songs and the…
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RADA Goes Woke

Earlier this month, the graduates of one of the best Acting Schools in the world - the Royal Academy of Dramatic…
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UK £500m Insurance Fund to Jumpstart Film and TV Production

On Tuesday, the culture secretary, Oliver Dowden, announced a scheme in which the government effectively takes on the role of…
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Performer Ryan Swain: Entertaining Lockdown Journey

As the lockdown finally starts easing, and the government has coughed out some dosh to save the arts and live…
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JK Rowling Open Letter About Freedom of Speech

Some 150 writers, academics, and activists - including authors JK Rowling, Salman Rushdie, and Margaret Atwood - have signed an…
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