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TV exposure! The awkward moment Sheffield boxing hero Johnny Nelson’s pants burst

Johnny Nelson is a big guy.

Mum and daughter both landed roles in national soaps. Philippa Howell is about to star in emmerdale and her daughter Letty Butler will appear in Holby

Television: Mother and daughter in on the act

It’s very much part of an actor’s lot to have to spend time “resting” between engagements so it’s gratifying for a Sheffield mother and daughter to find both of them working this month on prime-time television.

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A scene from The Fits

Cinema: Catch them before the post Oscard rush

With the approaching Oscars at the weekend, there is still time to catch many of the heavy hitters at cinemas around Sheffield, including HIDDEN FIGURES, MOONLIGHT, LION, LA LA LAND & MANCHESTER BY THE SEA.

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Cinema: Stories across the globe

Cinema: Stories across the globe

Here are more highlights from the Berlin International Film Festival.

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Monthly Independent Film Festival Expanding to Sheffield

Indie film festival is heading to the city

Sheffield will become the third city in the UK to host national film festival IndieFlicks, when it arrives in the city next month.

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George Best of Manchester United (11) runs onto the pitch, following Denis Law (10) at Old Trafford, circa 1964.

George Best: the greatest ever British footballer? Sheffield gets to see him again

Sheffield football fans may have been deprived of top-level football for a good few years.

Cinema: Berlin’s best heads to city

Cinema: Berlin’s best heads to city

This week’s column comes from Berlinale 2017 as I report back on festival highlights.

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Still Open All Hours is returning to Doncaster.

Sir David Jason confirms fourth series of Doncaster sitcom Still Open All Hours

Acting legend Sir David Jason has confirmed a fourth series of Still Open All Hours will be filmed in Doncaster.

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Sins Invalid: change of venue

Cutting-edge Sheffield cinema screening change of venue

"Sins Invalid: An Unshamed Claim to Beauty" dis/cinema Sheffield film screening location has switched.

TV star Jack Whitehall, appearing at Sheffield Arena

TV comic Jack's back with some big laughs for Sheffield Arena

Comedian Jack Whitehall is At Large at Sheffield Arena on Wednesday and he reckons that a spacious venue suits his style very well.

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Cinema: Beautiful landmark film

Cinema: Beautiful landmark film

The celebration of LGBT+ History Month kicks off this week at The Showroom.

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Oscar nominated Hidden Figures gets a preview screening at Vue Cinema - we have tickets to be won.

WIN: Hidden Figures film preview tickets at Vue Sheffield Meadowhall

Oscar nominated real life space story Hidden Figures will blast off with a special preview screening at Vue Sheffield and we have tickets to be won.

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Loving. Pictured: Ruth Negga as Mildred Loving, Joel Edgerton as Richard Loving. See PA Feature FILM Reviews. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Universal

Loving across the southern US racial divide


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Cinema: ‘Funniest film I’ve seen’

Cinema: ‘Funniest film I’ve seen’

Comedy comes in many shapes and sizes and what is funny to one person may well not be to another.

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Sheridan Smith in The Moorside

An all-night talk helped Sheridan Smith to bring Shannon Matthews drama to TV

It was a part Karen Matthews never managed to carry off convincingly: the anguished mother grieving for a missing daughter.
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Tiara Dallas-Bacchus who is apppearing in Channel 4's Secret Life of a Five Year Old

Sheffield schoolchildren on television show The Secret Life of Five-Year-Olds

Four Sheffield schoolchildren will be the envy of their friends when they appear in a popular television show.
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Sheridan Smith

Doncaster actress Sheridan Smith in frame as new Doctor Who, say bookies

Doncaster actress Sheridan Smith is in the frame to become the new Doctor Who after Peter Capaldi announced he is standing down as the Time Lord at the end of this year.

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Peter Capaldi filming Shotgun Dave Rides East in Doncaster.

As Peter Capaldi steps down from Doctor Who, did you know he once filmed a movie in Doncaster?

Actor Peter Capaldi has announced he is standing down as Doctor Who - but much earlier in his career he filmed a movie in Doncaster.

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Louise Redknapp and Daisy Lowe with a patient

Strictly Come Dancing stars surprise patients at Sheffield cancer hospital

The stars of Strictly Come Dancing surprised some of Sheffield's poorliest people with an unexpected visit to a cancer hospital.

Ed Balls gets a kick in the face in Sheffield. (Photo: YouTube).

VIDEO: Watch Ed Balls get kicked in FACE by dance partner at Sheffield Arena Strictly Come Dancing show

This is the unfortunate moment Ed Balls was kicked in the face by his dance partner on the Strictly Come Dancing live tour in Sheffield.

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