Thursday is Bond day

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The title and cast of the new Bond movie will be announced at 11am GMT on Thursday.

A special event is being live streamed from a pinewood Studios where director Sam Mendes will unveil his cast and also the name of the 24th outing for Ian Fleming’s iconic character.

Daniel Craig will be back for his fourth Bond and he’s expected to be joined by Ralph Fiennes as M, Naomie Harris as Moneypenny and Ben Whishaw as Q. There are also lots of repots that double Oscar winner Christoph Waltz has been set as Bond’s nemesis Blofeld.

You can watch the announcement at www.007.com or follow on Twitter via @007.

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Chris keeps writing

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Glee’s Chris Colfer has signed a new five-book deal for his Land of Stories books.

Colfer launched the series in 2012 and has already released three sequels with another due out next year.

As part of his new deal he’ll write the fifth and final book in the franchise plus some spin-offs before turning his attention to a new Young Adult novel about a young television actor, who is joined by fans on a once-in-a-lifetime cross-country road trip.

Brad helps out Rihanna

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Brad Pitt is set to introduce Rihanna at a big fundraising gala in aid of her Clara Lionel Foundation.

Pitt and talk show host Jimmy Kimmel will introduce Rihanna’s performance at the event in Beverly Hills on December 11.

“It is such an honour to have Jimmy Kimmel host this event,” Rihanna said in a statement.

“There is no one more hilarious to make the first annual Diamond Ball an incredible night. I’m blessed by his support. Brad Pitt is not only a phenomenal talent, but I admire him and am inspired by his philanthropic work,” she added.

Night at The Museum comes to London

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Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Dan Stephens, Sir Ben Kingsley, Ricky Gervais and Rebel Wilson will walk the red carpet at the UK premiere of Night At The Museum: Secret of the Tomb.

The screening takes place on December 15 in Leicester Square.

The film see’s Stiller’s character Larry travelling the globe to “save the magic before it’s gone forever”.

Stars at the BFI

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Jeremy Irvine and Phoebe Fox will attend a screening of the new film The Woman in Black: Angel of Death at the BFI.

The screening takes place on December 11.

The new film is set 40 years after the events of The Woman in Black, with Eel Marsh House acting as a school for children during the Second World War.

Meanwhile Steve Pemberton and Miranda Richardson will be at the BFI on December 10 for the screening of their drama, Mapp and Lucia.

The BBC drama, which is due to be shown over Christmas, also features Anna Chancellor and Mark Gatiss.

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He wants to be a Producer…

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Ross Noble has joined the cast of The Producers which will be touring the UK next year.

He’ll be playing Franz Liebkind who writes Springtime for Hitler.

He joins Jason Manford, who’ll be playing Leo Bloom, and Louie Spence who’s been signed up to play Carmen Ghia.

No word yet on who’ll star as Max Bialystock.

The tour begins in Bromley on March 6 and wraps up in Dublin on July 11.

More Olaf on the way?

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Looks like Disney just won’t Let It Go.

Actress and singer Idina Menzel, who voices Elsa in Frozen, has revealed there are plans for a sequel.

Mendel’s revealed there are plans for a stage musical (which has been rumoured for a while) as well as a sequel to the Oscar-winning musical.

Meanwhile Frozen is back in cinemas now, and on DVD, in a special sing-along version so you can join in with Olaf on In Summer.