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'Angelina effect' on cancer tests

In May last year, Angelina Jolie revealed to the world she had undergone a double mastectomy.

Referrals for genetic breast cancer tests more than doubled in the UK as a result of what doctors have dubbed the "Angelina effect".

Kevin Spacey stalker sentenced

Kevin Spacey said it was 'difficult to measure the degree of terror' he felt over cyber threats

A woman who threatened to blow up and torture Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey in what prosecutors called a "persistent and malevolent" cyberstalking campaign has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.

Doctor Who moving to later time

Peter Capaldi stars in Doctor Who

Doctor Who is set to travel in time again after TV bosses decided to move the long-running sci-fi show to a later slot in the schedule.

Ben Cohen and wife take time out

Ben Cohen and his wife have separated

Former Strictly Come Dancing star Ben Cohen has separated from his wife - becoming the third contestant from the last series of the ballroom show to announce the end of a relationship.

Daniels: C3PO will not be all CGI

Anthony Daniels says he'll be back in C3PO's gold suit for Star Wars: Episode VII

Anthony Daniels has said C3PO will not be replaced by CGI in Star Wars: Episode VII because he refused to do the film if he couldn't wear the famous golden suit.

Flaky Kate gets the Bake Off boot

Kate Henry is the latest contestant to leave The Great British Bake Off

Kate Henry saw her Great British Bake Off dreams crumble tonight when she became the latest hopeful to leave the tent - after a flaky performance with her pastries.

Jamelia 'scarred' by domestic abuse

Jamelia said she was punched in the face and at one stage her partner hit her while she was breastfeeding

Singer and broadcaster Jamelia has said the mental scars of domestic abuse will be with her forever, as she tried to persuade women in similar situations to seek help.

Braff: This film is my life's quest

Zach Braff co-wrote, directed and starred in Wish I Was Here

Zach Braff has admitted his character's failure to succeed as an actor in new movie Wish I Was Here reflects his own frustrations about the film industry.

Lott rooting for Strictly co-stars

Pixie Lott says she and the other Strictly Come Dancing celebrities have been supporting each other

Pixie Lott has revealed the female Strictly Come Dancing stars have set up an online support group for each other - and that Alison Hammond is her best friend on the show.

Driver not villain in Star Wars?

Adam Driver was originally thought to be playing a baddie in Star Wars Episode VII

Adam Driver might not be playing a villain in the new Star Wars movie after all, after a set photo seemed to suggest otherwise.