• BBC News

    Tambor criticises Amazon investigation

    Jeffrey Tambor has said he is "profoundly disappointed" in Amazon's handling of sexual harassment allegations against him. The company confirmed he wouldn't be returning to Transparent after it concluded an internal investigation. Allegations were made last year by Tambor's personal assistant and one of his co-stars on the TV show. Series creator Jill Soloway praised the accusers after his exit was confirmed for their "courage in speaking out". In November, a transgender woman who worked as Tambor's personal assistant had revealed her employer - whom she did not directly name - had acted inappropriately. Amazon Studios launched an investigation shortly afterwards. Transgender actress Trace Lysette

  • BBC News

    Male stars say #MeToo is making them think

    Actors including Bryan Cranston, Bill Murray and Jeff Goldblum share their thoughts on the movement.

  • BBC News

    'How doodling helped my depression'

    James Garden, 33, from Ipswich, started drawing to help him cope with depression and received a "huge" response after posting his work online.

  • CNN

    Josh Gad mourns friend's son killed in Florida shooting

    (CNN)Actor Josh Gad is vowing to take action after one of his friend's children was killed in the Florida high school shooting that left 17 people dead on Wednesday. "I'm putting my phone down because we are debating sensible gun laws again. Gad, best known for his work on the stage and for voicing the character Olaf in "Frozen," reported on Thursday that his friend's son had succumbed to his wounds. Last night, I received a text while I slept that our friend's son passed away from his gun shot wound.

  • CNN

    Amy Schumer marries chef Chris Fischer

    Singer Elle King and Andrew "Fergie" Ferguson announced they were marrying in April 2017. King even said she skipped out on her wedding to go to a rock concert instead. In May she revealed the couple had actually married three weeks after they met in February 2016.

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    What to look out for at London Fashion Week

    It was good news for fans of catwalks and cocktail parties on Thursday evening as London Fashion Week got under way. The event is held twice a year, in February and September, and is sandwiched between New York Fashion Week (which concluded on Wednesday), and Milan, which begins next week. Designers' collections remain a closely-guarded secret until they debut on the catwalk, but here are a few things to look out for over the weekend. Plus-size protests A group of plus-size models took to the streets of London on Friday morning to protest against the use of size zero models at fashion week. They were led by David Hasselhoff's daughter, 25-year-old Hayley - a vocal advocate for the plus-sized

  • CNN

    Jeffrey Tambor not returning for Season 5 of 'Transparent'

    Tambor, 73, first faced allegations in November, spurring an investigation by Amazon. One of his accusers is his former assistant Van Barnes, who claimed Tambor "made lewd, sexually suggestive and unwelcome remarks to her on a number of occasions," according to Deadline, which first reported the allegations. In a statement posted to social media in November, "Transparent" actress Trace Lysette accused Tambor of making sexual advances and comments toward her. In a statement obtained by CNN on Thursday, "Transparent" creator Jill Soloway praised Lysette and Barnes, "whose courage in speaking out about their experience on 'Transparent' is an example of the leadership this moment in our culture requires."