Paul McCartney set to offer spotlight of Glastonbury with digital duet on degree with John Lennon 

Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney will give you the spotlight of the Glastonbury pageant subsequent weekend and has been finalising a shocking set which contains an emotional tribute to his past due bandmate John Lennon — and an look with the Ukranian flag.

McCartney, who turns 80 on Saturday, will fly into the United Kingdom subsequent week to arrange for the display — he’s headlining the Pyramid degree lineup on Saturday, June 25 — which follows a live performance excursion of America. A chum of the superstar mentioned: ‘He is tinkering around with the set list but it looks like he will do a virtual duet with John Lennon.

‘There is some footage of Lennon singing I’ve Got a Feeling, from Let It Be, which Paul places up at the giant display after which he turns round and sings to him. John’s vocal has been remoted within the photos and it’s shocking. He has been doing that on fresh dates in America and it’s most likely that he’ll convey that to Glastonbury.’

I’m advised that McCartney might be moved so as to add Lennon’s anthem Give Peace A Chance to his set checklist, and that he’ll run onto the degree for his encore wearing the Ukranian flag.

Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney will give you the spotlight of the Glastonbury pageant subsequent weekend and has been finalising a shocking set which contains an emotional tribute to his past due bandmate John Lennon

McCartney, who turns 80 on Saturday, will fly into the UK next week to prepare for the show ¿ he¿s headlining the Pyramid stage lineup on Saturday, June 25

McCartney, who turns 80 on Saturday, will fly into the United Kingdom subsequent week to arrange for the display — he’s headlining the Pyramid degree lineup on Saturday, June 25

More than 20 years in the past, when enjoying in Liverpool, Sir Paul did a medley as a tribute to Lennon, who was once murdered in 1980 in New York. That incorporated Give Peace A Chance, plus Strawberry Fields Forever and Help. Given present occasions in Ukraine, there’ll unquestionably be a robust need to pay a complete tribute to Lennon, whose idealistic campaign for international peace was once carried on, after his demise, through widow Yoko Ono.

Although the 2 males fell out poisonously right through the break-up of the Beatles, they’d rebuilt their friendship by the point of John’s surprising demise, which left Paul grief-stricken.

The Lennon and McCartney households are on very pleasant phrases this present day, with Julian and Sean Lennon — John’s sons through better halves Cynthia and Yoko — becoming a member of Stella McCartney for a celebration after the premiere of the documentary collection Get Back final 12 months.

I¿m told that McCartney may well be moved to add Lennon¿s anthem Give Peace A Chance to his set list, and that he will run onto the stage for his encore carrying the Ukranian flag

I’m advised that McCartney might be moved so as to add Lennon’s anthem Give Peace A Chance to his set checklist, and that he’ll run onto the degree for his encore wearing the Ukranian flag

Next weekend, the entire McCartney extended family shall be at Glastonbury — spouse Nancy, stepdaughter Heather, son James and daughters Mary, Stella and Beatrice, plus companions and the grandchildren (all 8 of them) who name Paul ‘grandude’.

It’s imaginable that Julian Lennon may even come alongside. He lives in Monaco, however has been in London for conferences together with his file label as he’s getting ready to unencumber a brand new album. Sean Lennon, John’s son with Yoko, lives in New York and gained’t be in the United Kingdom for the pageant. Nor will his mom, who on the age of 89 has mobility problems, and resides quietly in upstate New York, having left the Dakota construction, the place she lived with Lennon.

Some Beatles enthusiasts are even angling for a duet between Julian and Sir Paul — and what a second that will be — however I don’t listen that is occurring.

Was Turlington taking the Michael?

Who can omit Christy Turlington’s seductive move slowly around the ground in George Michael’s Freedom ’90 video?

The twiglet unearths within the imminent movie Freedom Uncut that she had a large downside on set — she saved forgetting the phrases to the music. Freedom Uncut, out subsequent week, is the permitted telling of Michael’s existence tale as licensed through the singer just a few days ahead of his demise. 

Who can forget Christy Turlington¿s seductive crawl across the floor in George Michael¿s Freedom ¿90 video?

Who can omit Christy Turlington’s seductive move slowly around the ground in George Michael’s Freedom ’90 video?

It is basically the documentary which went out on Channel 4 a couple of years in the past, with added speaking heads. Michael’s perfect good friend David Austin and his sister Yioda take nice pains to offer protection to Michael’s legacy and there’s little or no within the image about medicine or his demise in 2016. Austin additionally advised an target audience at an tournament this week that they have got no plans to place on a traveling display with a digital George Michael like Abba Voyage.

He published that he had observed a hologram display that includes the past due Roy Orbison, and had no longer been inspired.

Paddington and that comic strip with the Queen was once the nice hit of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations. And the undergo shall be again: Paddington In Peru will get started filming subsequent 12 months. 

The third movie in the franchise, Paddington In Peru, will start filming next year

The 3rd film within the franchise, Paddington In Peru, will get started filming subsequent 12 months

The film is the 3rd within the extremely a success franchise and is to be directed through Dougal Wilson — previously maximum famous for the tear-jerking John Lewis Christmas ads. (It is his first characteristic movie.) Previous director Paul King has been busy taking pictures Wonka, starring Timothee Chalamet.

Snowflake teenagers move wild

Parents of idle teenagers would possibly benefit from the Netflix display Snowflake Mountain, which shall be launched subsequent week.

It follows a bunch of American and British kids who must live on within the wild without a working water or — calamity! — wireless.

Parents of idle teens may enjoy the Netflix show Snowflake Mountain, which will be released next week

Parents of idle teenagers would possibly benefit from the Netflix display Snowflake Mountain, which shall be launched subsequent week

British ‘snowflake’ Liam Brown (pictured) seems to be some of the stars of the programme, and judging from the trailers, spends maximum of his time both swearing disbelievingly on the demanding situations — or retching.

He hasn’t ever executed any cooking, and doesn’t assist his grandmother, with whom he lives, with any house responsibilities.

The drama of Leigh and Larry 

The tale of Vivien Leigh’s devastation over her divorce from Laurence Olivier shall be advised in a movie, Viv, which can get started taking pictures in the United Kingdom later this 12 months.

Actress Susie Lindeman has written a screenplay after taking part in good fortune with the degree display Letter To Larry, during which she starred in 2013.

The position of Leigh — who gained Oscars for Gone With The Wind and A Streetcar Named Desire — is but to be solid.

Mark Foligno, who government produced The King’s Speech, says their script ‘beautifully handles the line between Vivien Leigh’s psychological turmoil, in each the truth and myth surrounding the cave in of her marriage to Laurence Olivier’.

Is Helen Mirren a Barbie lady? The 76-year-old actress has been operating on a top-secret challenge for Warner Bros at Leavesden Studios — which is the place the Barbie movie is being made.

Gossip means that she is without doubt one of the top-notch solid for the image, which goes to be the studio’s giant unencumber subsequent summer time.

Helen Mirren has been working on a top-secret project for Warner Bros at Leavesden Studios ¿ which is where the Barbie film is being made.

Helen Mirren has been operating on a top-secret challenge for Warner Bros at Leavesden Studios — which is the place the Barbie movie is being made.

It stars Margot Robbie — however she isn’t the one Barbie on the town, as each Hari Nef and Issa Rae also are enjoying Barbie.

Ryan Gosling is Barbie’s spouse, Ken; however there are different Kens, too: new Dr Who Ncuti Gatwa, and Simu Liu (Marvel’s Shang-Chi). Is director Greta Gerwig going to provide us with some roughly Barbie multiverse, or will there be a whole lot of other ‘special editions’, as in actual existence? Will Ferrell will play the landlord of a toy corporate.

Normal? Not Daisy, a gal who swims with gators…

The E 25-metre pool at personal Mill Hill college in London is the place Daisy Edgar-Jones evolved a keenness for diving.

And it kind of feels that stood her in just right stead when plunging headfirst into alligator-infested swamps right through the filming of Where The Crawdads Sing.

Edgar-Jones, who shot to repute within the TV display Normal People, performs the lead in a significant new adaptation of the sensationally a success novel through Delia Owens. The guide has shifted greater than 12 million copies and was once optioned through Reese Witherspoon’s manufacturing corporate.

It tells the tale of Kya, who’s rising up in large part by myself on a marsh in North Carolina within the Nineteen Fifties and Nineteen Sixties.

The E 25-metre pool at private Mill Hill school in London is where Daisy Edgar-Jones developed a passion for diving

The E 25-metre pool at personal Mill Hill college in London is the place Daisy Edgar-Jones evolved a keenness for diving

Director Olivia Newman shot the movie within the swamps round New Orleans. She mentioned of Edgar-Jones: ‘She loves doing all the work. She learned how to drive a boat; she learned how to fish. She did a lot of movement work, to get really comfortable walking around the marsh barefoot. She loved doing stunts.

‘We were so shocked, because whenever we had a stunt sequence, we’d have our stunt double on the able — and Daisy would at all times nail it on her first take.

‘She was a diver in high school and Kya does a lot of swimming and diving and underwater work. And Daisy was just incredible, doing all of her own stunts. I don’t know that there’s anything else she will’t do. Truly.

‘I mean, Daisy dives into the water — water that had alligators in it! Of course, we had animal safety, to make sure that it was safe. But she dove into that swamp.’

Edgar-Jones, who shot to fame in the TV show Normal People, plays the lead in a major new adaptation of the sensationally successful novel by Delia Owens

Edgar-Jones, who shot to repute within the TV display Normal People, performs the lead in a significant new adaptation of the sensationally a success novel through Delia Owens

Newman was once aware of Edgar-Jones after looking at her as Marianne in Normal People — some of the nice TV hits of the pandemic.

‘So when her name came up, when we first started talking about who was going to play Kya, I was like: I love this young actress! But can she play a role? Kya is very different from her role in Normal People.

‘And I have to say, her first reading brought all of us to tears — including (author) Delia — because it felt like we were watching Kya’s voice pop out of this pretty British actress. She is implausible with accents. She has a fantastic knack for dialects.’ Jojo Regina performs Kya as a kid.

The movie comes out in July and contours an authentic music, Carolina, through Taylor Swift.

Unlikely string to Chris Evans’ bow

Actor Chris Evans says he had a blast voicing Buzz Lightyear within the animated Disney characteristic Lightyear, out as of late. However, he has ambitions in any other path, too.

Actor Chris Evans says he had a blast voicing Buzz Lightyear in the animated Disney feature Lightyear, out today. However, he has ambitions to voice Robin Hood

Actor Chris Evans says he had a blast voicing Buzz Lightyear within the animated Disney characteristic Lightyear, out as of late. However, he has ambitions to voice Robin Hood

‘I was always a really big fan of the old animated Disney movie Robin Hood,’ he mentioned. ‘I just thought Robin Hood was so cool, you know? He’s simply clean and captivating and succesful and, you already know, I don’t have that cool British accessory — however I’d love to provide it a crack.’

Could he pull it off? Evans joked: ‘I’ll do exactly the Kevin Costner factor and no longer even check out.’

Costner’s ‘British’ accessory in Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves has develop into the stuff of legend, albeit no longer in an effective way.

A depraved Oscar double act…

Olivia Colman and Jessie Buckley had been each Oscar-nominated for The Lost Daughter and shall be reunited in a duration drama, Wicked Little Letters, to be filmed later this summer time.

They will play neighbours in Littlehampton within the Twenties.

Olivia Colman and Jessie Buckley were both Oscar-nominated for The Lost Daughter and will be reunited in a period drama, Wicked Little Letters, to be filmed later this summer

Olivia Colman and Jessie Buckley had been each Oscar-nominated for The Lost Daughter and shall be reunited in a duration drama, Wicked Little Letters, to be filmed later this summer time

Edith Swan, performed through Colman, begins to obtain nameless poison pen letters and suspicion falls on Rose Gooding (Buckley).

But as a substitute of feuding, the pair group as much as resolve the thriller of who’s in reality accountable.

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