A former barmaid turned self-taught painter is in the running for one of the art world’s most prestigious prizes. Emma Hopkins, who specialises in nudes, has been shortlisted for the £35,000 BP Portrait Award. Her painting of her friend Sophie Mayanne and her pet dog Carla was one of four chosen from the 2,538 entries submitted by artists from 84 different countries.
“Don’t Let the Old Man In” is the soundtrack to a Clint Eastwood motion picture, “The Mule.” It came out a few years ago.
Toby Keith, who wrote and performs the song in the movie, is serenading me as I write this column. His deep, gravelly voice keeps replaying the lyrics as he strums his guitar. I like it. He’s been singing to me for the last 10 minutes.
Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly tend to keep their antics relatively family-friendly on Britain’s Got Talent. However, Ant made a cheeky confession on Saturday night’s episode of Britain’s Got More Talent as he revealed he has taken naked snaps of himself. The TV host, 43, was quizzed by spin-off show host Stephen Mulhern who asked him and Dec, 43, a series of question where they had to reply without using the words yes or no. After successfully dodging Stephen’s tricky questions, things took a risque turn when he asked: ‘Have you ever taken a picture naked?’ Without missing a beat,
There are a handful of Australian entertainers performing in Las Vegas but this pair really bares it all. There are a handful of Australian entertainers performing in Las Vegas but this pair really bares it all.