Film

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Feb 2018

How BAFTA is paying tribute to the Ridley Scott effect

Sir Ridley Scott is set to be honoured with a BAFTA Fellowship at the EE British Academy Film Awards on 18 February. It is the highest accolade that the Academy can bestow on a filmmaker, and so the p... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 05 Feb 2018

Singing her dreams: operatic star Carly Paoli on preparing for Cadogan Hall

Classical music star Carly Paoli might be best known for her light tone and emotional interpretation, but the mezzo-soprano says she is as much influenced by Judi Garland as her Three Tenors mentor Jo... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Jan 2018

Why London is getting ready for Super Bowl LII

On the cultural scale of annual events it's pretty clear that, for many Americans, Thanksgiving and Christmas are entirely overshadowed by that most important of national holidays – the Supe... Read More

By Rose Adams | 19 Jan 2018

Benedict Cumberbatch joins Jaeger-LeCoutre Polaris Gala at SIHH

Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) is in full swing and luxury swiss watch brand Jaeger-LeCoultre grasped the opportunity to launch its new elegant sport collection for men: Jaeger... Read More

By Rose Adams | 16 Jan 2018

Glashütte Original to launch an exclusive limited edition watch at this year's Berlin Film Festival

One of the most glamorous events in the cinematic calendar is almost upon us once again, The Berlin Film Festival betterwise known as Berlinale; a home of great art, inspiring encounters and elec... Read More

By Rose Adams | 02 Jan 2018

James Bond fans experience the ultimate 007 lifestyle as Anantara Layan Phuket launches "Golden Gun" experience

We may still be in the dark as to who’s going to replace Daniel Craig as the next James Bond in the upcoming flick, (will McMafia star James Norton take on the role? Will Denis Villeneuve direct... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Dec 2017

All the Money in the World's Giuseppe Bonifati on shooting in Rome and working with hero Ridley Scott

If you aren't already familiar with Italian actor Giuseppe Bonifati, his breakthrough role in Ridley Scott's Golden Globe nominated All the Money in the World is set to make him a familiar fac... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 11 Dec 2017

Ryan Reynold's stunt double talks the thrills and spills of the Hitman's Bodyguard

Every great action film is measured by its death-defying stunts, and comedy The Hitman's Bodyguard is no exception. As bodyguard Ryan Reynolds and former assassin Samuel L. Jackson race acros... Read More

By Tempus | 30 Nov 2017

Jingle Belles: perfect gifts for gifted women

All we want for Christmas... Wondering what to buy the lady in your life this Christmas? Whether she's into unique jewels, quirky collectors items, designer gear or literary classics, we've fo... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 29 Nov 2017

Watch this Formula E car race a cheetah in a sprint across the Savannah

With famous fans including Leonardo DiCaprio, Irina Shayk and Sir Richard Branson, Formula E has a growing reputation as a catalyst for change – and now the organisers of the electric ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Nov 2017

Rosemary Smith on her groundbreaking rally career and why Lewis Hamilton should watch his tracks ahead of the Brazil Grand Prix

It would be almost too easy to say that rally driver Rosemary Smith changed the face of women in racing, particularly at her peak in the mid-1960s when she won everything from Le Mans to the Tulip Ral... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 01 Nov 2017

Oscar-winning costume designer Alexandra Byrne on 'feisty' Daisy Ridley and dressing up a Murder on the Orient Express

From Cate Blanchett's Elizabeth I to Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor Strange, Oscar-winning costume designer Alexandra Byrne is known for realising even t... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Oct 2017

Benedict Cumberbatch meditates over his favourite cocktails at his London Film Festival afterparty

Actor Benedict Cumberbatch ended his London Film Festival appearance in style this year, with a Friday-night afterparty at 100 Wardour Street’s luxurious side bar The Den. Celebrating his n... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Oct 2017

Take a tour of Princess Yachts' award-winning 35M luxury superyacht

Plymouth superyacht manufacturer Princess Yachts has taken us behind the scenes of their award-winning M Class range with a new film taking a tour of the 35M superyacht. The film, directed by Rob... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 28 Sep 2017

How ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau’s son Jean-Michel is saving the oceans

The son of world-famous French oceanographer and aqua-lung inventor Jacques Cousteau, Jean-Michel Cousteau was born in Toulon in 1938 and followed in the family footsteps by becoming a marine conserva... Read More

By Tempus | 19 Sep 2017

Meet the three British filmmakers vying for director Tom Hooper's seal of approval

Three of the UK’s most engaging new filmmakers were shortlisted for the IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker Bursary Award at a breakfast event at the BFI on Tuesday. The bursary, worth £50,000, wil... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 31 Aug 2017

De Grisogono’s Fawaz Gruosi reveals his latest collection

Carat, cut, colour and clarity. These four words sound like the ingredients to an easy recipe for perfection and yet for an expert jeweller, like Fawaz Gruosi of de Grisogono, finding a flawless diamo... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 29 Aug 2017

Pianist Fabio D’Andrea on making classical music come alive

Fabio D’Andrea is one of Britain’s brightest young composers and pianists. His aim is to bring classical music to a contemporary audience and he has been highly acclaimed by critics &ndash... Read More