LazyTown star Stefan Karl Stefansson has died aged 43 after a two-year battle with bile duct cancer. The Islandic actor, who played villain Robbie Rotten in the popular children’s TV show, died surrounded by his friends and family on Tuesday, TMZ reported. Stefansson was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2016 and initially appeared to be on the path to recovery after surgery.
Musicians Post Malone and Andrew Watt have safely landed after the plane they were on was forced to make an emergency landing. The pair were aboard a Gulfstream plane headed to the UK from New Jersey’s Teterboro Airport when the plane began to malfunction during takeoff. The rapper and Watt were among 14 other passengers aboard when two of the private jet's left tyres blew out.
He was on his way to the UK to perform at Reading and Leeds festivals before the plane was diverted to make an emergency landing in Newburgh.
Idris Elba looked relaxed as he walked the carpet at the UK premiere of his directorial debut film Yardie. The Luther actor opted for a dressed-down look as he rocked up to the BFI Southbank on Tuesday to promote his film Yardie, walking hand-in-hand with fiancé Sabrina Dhowre. The actor refused to give anything away in regards to recent speculation that he could be the next James Bond, although confessed he doesn’t think it will happen.
Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle will no longer direct Bond 25 due to “creative differences”, it has been announced. The official Bond Twitter account confirmed on Tuesday that the Trainspotting boss was no longer part of the team overseeing what it tipped to be Daniel Craig’s last film.