Julie Walters said she was thrilled to win Outstanding Contribution to Film at the British Independent Film Awards (Bifas).
The sound of high-performance cars filled the air as thousands paid tribute to Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker, who died in a car crash.
The adventurer whose harrowing tale of amputating his own forearm after getting trapped in a canyon became a Hollywood film has been arrested on suspicion of domestic violence.
An American singer who cannot speak Arabic has finished runner-up in the TV show Arabs Got Talent after wooing audiences across the Middle East.
The guitar that Bob Dylan plugged in when he famously went electric at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival sold at auction for a record $965,000 (£590,000).
Fast & Furious star Vin Diesel has spoken on Facebook about a touching visit to Paul Walker's mother following the death of the 40-year-old actor.
Stephen King has decided to give Twitter a try - but don't expect to hear a lot from him.
A Banksy mural stenciled on the side of a Hollywood gas station five years ago has fetched $209,000 (£129,000) at auction.
The audience at the London premiere of the biopic of Nelson Mandela's were left stunned after being told of the former president's death as the end credits rolled.
Two people are in custody after they allegedly tried to steal parts of the Porsche that crashed killing Paul Walker and another man.