British actor Colin Firth gets Italian citizenship after Brexit vote

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ROME (Reuters) - British actor Colin Firth, who has often played the role of a quintessential Englishman in his many films, has become an Italian citizen, Italy's Interior Ministry said.

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Bill Clinton's upcoming suspense novel to become Showtime series

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20 Sep 2017

Yoko Ono won't let it be, forces "John Lemon" drink to re-brand

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19 Sep 2017

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Ex-England captain Wayne Rooney pleads guilty to drink-driving

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Rosie O'Donnell 'saddened' by news of ex-wife's death

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Comedian and talk show host Rosie O'Donnell said she was saddened on Friday by the news that her ex-wife had died of an apparent suicide.

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Carrie Fisher's annotated 'Empire Strikes Back' script up for auction

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Singer Selena Gomez reveals kidney transplant

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