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What the doppelganger has meant to filmmakers through the years

In folklore, to meet your own double was usually a portent of death, writes Anne Billson. But the doppelganger can also provide humour for farces such as 'The Parent Trap'

Jason Isaacs: ‘It’s important we show people’s most sexist instincts’

The Harry Potter star talks to Alexandra Pollard about the new season of Netflix’s ‘The OA’, the effects of the #MeToo movement and why he’s an ‘idiot’ on set

Watch the first trailer from the live-action Dora the Explorer movie

Film stars Eva Longoria, Michael Peña, and Isabela Moner in the title role

Roseanne Barr lashes out at former co-star Sarah Gilbert

Actor admitted she was 'queen of the f***ing trolls' when questioned over her controversial behaviour on Twitter

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The 40 greatest film soundtracks of all time

Before The Greatest Showman or A Star is Born, there have been scores that have become etched into the cultural zeitgeist because they captured moments that spoke to us long after the final credits roll

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Jenny Lewis: ‘Masculine toxicity just ends up in my orbit'

The former Rilo Kiley singer talks to Alexandra Pollard about her new album, heartbreak, the death of her estranged mother, and why Ryan Adams’s behaviour ‘is not something I’ll ever tolerate again’

The Color Purple actress dropped from musical over homophobic comment

A Facebook post from September 2014 sees her write that Christians ‘have begun to twist the word of God’ when it comes to the acceptance of homosexuality

La forza del destino review: Anna Netrebko and Jonas Kaufmann shine

For their joint appearance Verdi’s ‘La forza del destino’ at Covent Garden, black-market tickets were going at £7,000 a pair, even a month before curtain-up