Author Archives: Jim Springer
GRAND Theft Auto V (GTA V) may have had record-breaking sales in its first week, but there were few winners among Irish gamers who had to pay almost 30% more than their UK peers.
The beauty of its natural ingredients, reusable bottles and stand against animal testing was such that even L’Oréal could not resist the allure of the Body Shop (Alexandra Frean writes). Now, however, 40 years ago after Anita Roddick launched the … Continue reading
Gael García Bernal, the star of a hot TV drama about a rock-star conductor, explains who inspired his character
Meet the 11-year-old prodigy preparing to conduct a 75-piece symphony orchestra
The Flash, the Green Lantern and Wonder Woman will get another outing on the big screen, Iron Man and Captain America will go head-to-head and Spider-Man is to weave his box-office magic once again. The major Hollywood studios are planning … Continue reading
Stan Lee, creator of Hollywood’s favourite superheroes, has just written his memoirs. He’s not as rich as Iron Man, he insists, and, no, he didn’t know Iceman had turned gay. John Harlow and Josh Glancy report
The director of the award-winning musical La La Land on why we need old-style Hollywood romanticism more than ever
An arts gallery that has showcased modern works and botanical treasures for 30 years is to close to save money.
It is the original sculpture credited with bringing about the birth of modern art: a teenage dancer whose pose pushed artists into revolution.
Edward Enninful is expected to add pop culture to the grande dame of fashion titles