Brian Cox returns to the small screen with a role as the secretive head of MI5 in a stylish Seventies tale of spooks and sleeper agents that’s been called Mad Men with Spies, writes Jackie McGlone
Actor Ben Affleck has expressed regret for asking the makers of a discover-your-past TV show to exclude the fact that he had a slave-owning ancestor.
FORMER Scotland footballer Colin Hendry has been arrested by police investigating an allegation that he breached a restraining order which protects a former girlfriend.
NICOLA Sturgeon has admitted re-watching Danish political drama Borgen “once or twice” and even suggested the show’s star Sidse Babett Knudsen could play her in a movie of her life.
AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has pleaded guilty in a New Zealand court to threatening to kill a man who used to work for him and possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.
FOUL-MOUTHED celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay sent an online forum into meltdown after he offered a desperate chef work experience.
COMMEMORATIVE china by the Royal Collection Trust, an Emma Bridgewater celebratory mug and a £5 coin will be among the souvenirs marking the birth of the royal baby.
ANDY Murray’s wedding with long term girlfriend Kim Sears made his mother prouder than his Wimbledon win, Judy Murray has said.
EVEN on the happiest day of his life, Andy Murray was still maintaining his understated veneer, declaring his wedding was “all right, thanks”.
Comedian Frankie Boyle, fashion designer Dame Vivienne Westwood and the band Massive Attack are among leading figures in music, the arts and science who have called for the UK to scrap its nuclear deterrent.
The sun was shining, church bells were ringing out across the rooftops and the champagne was chilling in Dunblane yesterday as the townsfolk were putting the finishing touches to preparations for the wedding of the year.
Andy Murray’s coach Amelie Mauresmo has announced that she is pregnant.
GAME Of Thrones star Ciaran Hinds will be “locking swords” with Douglas Henshall in the new series of crime drama Shetland.
SHERIDAN Smith could pick up a TV Bafta for her portrayal of Cilla Black - a year after Cilla herself was honoured at the awards.
ANDY Murray could be set to have his own Scottish holiday home in the grounds of his luxury hotel – but only if he can evict bats that may have moved in already.
JOHN Lennon’s first wife Cynthia died yesterday at her home in Spain with her son Julian by her bedside, her family said.
JONI Mitchell was in intensive care in a Los Angeles-area hospital on Tuesday, according to the singer’s Twitter account and website.
A TELEVISION presenter who worked with Jill Dando has said the pair received similar kidnap and rape threats just weeks before the Crimewatch star was murdered.
TURNBERRY is getting the full “Trump treatment” as its billionaire owner bids to turn the Ayrshire resort into the jewel in his golfing crown.
THE Top Gear producer attacked by Jeremy Clarkson in a fracas which cost the BBC presenter his job has said he does not want to press charges against his former colleague.
THE first in a series of children’s books co-written by Olympic cycling champion Sir Chris Hoy will be on the shelves in March next year.