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The Jared Harris interview | 'If you don't feel terrified as an actor, you're not doing the job right'
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The Jared Harris interview | 'If you don't feel terrified as an actor, you're not doing the job right'

Jared Harris discusses what he found sumptuously terrifying about his new character in Foundation, the challenges of bringing to life a fictional but iconic literary character, and how the Apple show falls in line with the other great TV shows he is known for.

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Oksana Masters eyes medal in fourth different sport
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Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Oksana Masters eyes medal in fourth different sport

“It's not about the medals," said Oksana, an eight-time Paralympic medallist. “It’s not about anything else except leaving a legacy, being one example for that young girl to see.”

Alexander Rodnyansky on Netflix film Chernobyl 1986 and how it emphasises people’s personal heroism, dedication to a higher cause
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Alexander Rodnyansky on Netflix film Chernobyl 1986 and how it emphasises people’s personal heroism, dedication to a higher cause

Chernobyl 1986 comes on the heels of the 2019 critically acclaimed HBO miniseries Chernobyl, which critics praised for its focus on the failures of the Soviet system.

Despite Hollywood's terrible track record, studios continue to mine video games for film adaptations
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Despite Hollywood's terrible track record, studios continue to mine video games for film adaptations

Game adaptations have often faltered by trying to rigidly replicate the action and storylines that fans know and love. That approach invites comparison, and movies almost always fail to measure up.

35 years since nuclear explosion, Chernobyl remains a place of 'tragedy and memory' for Ukrainians
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35 years since nuclear explosion, Chernobyl remains a place of 'tragedy and memory' for Ukrainians

The Chernobyl zone saw its tourism increase twofold after the lauded television miniseries of 2019 and officials hope that level of interest will continue, or grow, once the global pandemic has receded.

Paul Ritter, who starred in Chernobyl and Harry Potter series, passes away at 54
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Paul Ritter, who starred in Chernobyl and Harry Potter series, passes away at 54

Paul Ritter's agent, in a statement, said that the actor died at home in the presence of his family.

Researchers use robot dog ‘Spot’ to remotely map radiation levels in Russia's Chernobyl
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Researchers use robot dog ‘Spot’ to remotely map radiation levels in Russia's Chernobyl

The robot dog was tasked with surveying levels of radiation in the zone of nuclear reactor number four, and then creating a 3D map of its distribution

Extreme fungus from Chernobyl under study for use in protective shields against space radiation
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Extreme fungus from Chernobyl under study for use in protective shields against space radiation

Scientists have theorised that these organisms could serve as radiation shields for future astronauts on long-distance missions.

HBO's historical drama Chernobyl wins across seven categories at BAFTA TV Craft Awards
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HBO's historical drama Chernobyl wins across seven categories at BAFTA TV Craft Awards

The BAFTA TV Craft Awards were earlier scheduled to take place in April, but were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic

Ukrainian firefighters battle two blazes near Chernobyl nuclear power plant; over 60 acres of forest affected
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Ukrainian firefighters battle two blazes near Chernobyl nuclear power plant; over 60 acres of forest affected

The Chernobyl nuclear plant was evacuated in 1986 following an explosion that caused radioactive contamination.

The Last of Us survival video game to get adapted into TV show at HBO; Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin roped in as writer
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The Last of Us survival video game to get adapted into TV show at HBO; Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin roped in as writer

The Last of Us game follows Joel, a single father-turned-smuggler tasked with smuggling a 14-year-old girl named Ellie across a post-apocalyptic United States.

Critics Choice Awards: Bong Joon-Ho, Sam Mendes tied for Best Director; Once Upon a Time in Hollywood wins Best Picture
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Critics Choice Awards: Bong Joon-Ho, Sam Mendes tied for Best Director; Once Upon a Time in Hollywood wins Best Picture

Critics Choice Awards, which were aired on Sunday, were hosted by film and TV actor Taye Diggs.

Golden Globes 2020: Joker composer Hildur Guðnadóttir becomes first woman in 19 years to win Best Original Score
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Golden Globes 2020: Joker composer Hildur Guðnadóttir becomes first woman in 19 years to win Best Original Score

Hildur Guðnadóttir thanked Joker director Todd Phillips, best actor winner Joaquin Phoenix and executive music producer Jason Ruder.

Golden Globes 2020: Tom Hanks' unpleasant reaction to Ricky Gervais' opening monologue leads the meme epidemic
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Golden Globes 2020: Tom Hanks' unpleasant reaction to Ricky Gervais' opening monologue leads the meme epidemic

From Jennifer Lopez's red carpet look to Ricky Gervais' brutal opening monologue, the 2020 Golden Globes memes are dominating Twitter.

Golden Globes 2020: Joaquin Phoenix wins best actor for Joker; 1917 bags best picture trophy; see full winners' list
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Golden Globes 2020: Joaquin Phoenix wins best actor for Joker; 1917 bags best picture trophy; see full winners' list

Renee Zellweger won the Best Actress (Drama) for Judy while Joaquin Phoenix won the Best Actor (Drama) for Joker.

Golden Globes 2020: Joaquin Phoenix wins Best Actor for Joker; 1917 bags Best Motion Picture, Drama
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Golden Globes 2020: Joaquin Phoenix wins Best Actor for Joker; 1917 bags Best Motion Picture, Drama

The ceremony will begin in the US on Sunday, 5 January in the US on NBC at 8 p.m. ET/5 pm PT. In India, Colors Infinity, Comedy Central, and Vh1 India will live telecast the event on 6 January, 7.30 am IST.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Disney ropes in Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin to develop reboot of franchise
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Disney ropes in Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin to develop reboot of franchise

Disney has roped in Pirates of the Caribbean veteran Ted Elliot and Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin to work on a story for the reboot of the movie franchise.

HBO's Chernobyl shows how Europe was saved but the Soviet Union doomed by mass mobilisations
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HBO's Chernobyl shows how Europe was saved but the Soviet Union doomed by mass mobilisations

The HBO miniseries Chernobyl about the 1986 Soviet nuclear disaster has won over viewers, critics and Emmy award voters. I watched Chernobyl with great interest and appreciate the window it opens into the strengths and weaknesses of the Soviet state.

Emmy Awards 2019: Viewership plunges to a record-low viewership of 6.9 mn, dips 32 percent from 2018
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Emmy Awards 2019: Viewership plunges to a record-low viewership of 6.9 mn, dips 32 percent from 2018

Of the 132 Emmy Awards handed out this year, only 18 went for work on broadcast networks

Emmys 2019: Billy Porter, Pheobe Waller-Bridge, Zendaya, Gwendoline Christie at the red carpet
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Emmys 2019: Billy Porter, Pheobe Waller-Bridge, Zendaya, Gwendoline Christie at the red carpet

The great and the good of the TV and movie world made a beeline for the Emmys 2019 on Sunday night