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What to watch at LFF2018

This week the programme for the BFI London Film Festival was announced.

Now I’ve had some time to digest it, here are some of the films I am excited to see. And some of the film makers and stars you’ll see at this year’s event.

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Widows to open London Film Festival

Widows, directed by Steve McQueen and starring Viola Davis, will open this year’s BFI London Film Festival.

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Who’s presenting at the Academy Awards?

The Oscars have begun revealing which celebs will be given the somewhat daunting task of presenting during this year’s ceremony.

I say daunting because we all know what happened with Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway and a certain envelope last year.

Some of Hollywood’s biggest names will be taking to the stage at the Hollywood and Highland Centre on March 4th.

They include:

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That’s A Wrap!: Oscars 2018, Dreamgirls, Steve Martin and more

In this week’s That’s A Wrap podcast, Angie Greaves and I take a look at the films that could be competing at the 2018 Oscars.

Could we see Harry Styles at the Academy Awards with Dunkirk? I also tip new films starring Matt Damon, Jennifer Lawrence, Brie Larson and Hugh Jackman to feature.

There’s news on the official Dreamgirls soundtrack with Amber Riley, how you can be taught comedy by Steve Martin, Miranda Hart’s new children’s book and my thoughts on Logan – Hugh Jackman’s final film as Wolverine.

Plus we’re talking about Trolls 2 with Justin Timberlake and Anna Kendrick, The Good Fight heads to the UK, congratulations to Kenneth Branagh, a star from The Crown is set for a Mission: Impossible and Liam Neeson and Viola Davis look set to pair up on screen.

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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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BAFTA 2017 – guests

BAFTA have announced the list of guests expected at this year’s Film Awards.

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That’s A Wrap!: Viola and Julia, Eric Clapton, Caitlyn Jenner

Angie Greaves and I are back with the latest edition of our podcast, That’s A Wrap!

This week we’re covering film, music, TV, books and theatre (so everything you’d usually expect).

Topics include Viola Davis and Julia Roberts, Eric Clapton, Art Garfunkel, Caitlyn Jenner, Pitch Perfect 3, Heidi and Maroon 5’s Adam Levine.

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74th Golden Globes – presenters

Jimmy Fallon hosts the 74th Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday night.

Meryl Streep is being honoured with the Cecil B DeMille Award.

Here’s who’ll be taking to the stage to present this year’s awards:

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