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Lando’s back!

How much is this down to the Donald Glover effect?

Billy Dee Williams is returning as Lando Calrissian in Star Wars: Episode IX.

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First look: Solo: A Star Wars Story – new trailer

There’s not long to go now until Solo: A Star Wars Story finally arrives in cinemas.

Disney has released a new trailer to ramp up excitement.

It gives fans a glimpse into Han Solo’s world, including new information about Chewbacca, a first look at the droid played by Phoebe Waller-Bridge and a brief glimpse of Paul Bettany who director Ron Howard brought on to the project when he took over.

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That’s A Wrap: Springsteen’s Harry Potter song, Fences review and more

Loads to talk about in this week’s That A Wrap podcast with Angie Greaves including, did you know Bruce Springsteen recorded a song for the first Harry Potter film?

Plus, my thoughts on Denzel Washington and Viola Davis’s new film Fences (delighted she won the BAFTA).

Of course there’s also all the usual news including John Grisham’s latest thriller, Thandie Newton’s possible Star Wars role and the return to the UK of R&B stars En Vogue.

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That’s A Wrap: The Jackson Five, Benedict Cumberbatch, Trolls

The latest edition of That’s A Wrap from Angie Greaves and I is literally bursting with the best entertainment news.

From The Jackson Five’s new book to a new Lando Calrissian, from my review of Trolls to Benedict Cumberbatch’s SNL gig, and from Ryan Lochte’s film debut to Lionel Richie’s scented candles, we’ve got you covered.

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Films to watch out for – August to September

As the summer draws to a close and autumn fast approaches it’s time to say farewell to the big blockbusters and begin to prepare ourselves for the inevitable slide into awards season.

August to October is always a strange time in cinema as distributors move away from the big tent-pole movies into the more dramatic, kudos-likely fare. But, as always, there are plenty of films that are worth getting excited about.

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