Quotes of the Week
“I was excited by the opportunity to try to bring Watership Down to a new generation, on such a huge scale as has never been done”.
James McAvoy explains why he wanted to star in the BBC One adaptation of the classic.
“Go to McDonald’s. I’m starving. I’ll go back to the green room and dance until the sun comes up. Two chicken nugget meals and barbecue sauce.”
Strictly Come Dancing winner Stacey Dooley on how she planned to celebrate her win of the BBC dancing series.
“A penalty shootout!”
Gary Lineker offered up his suggestion for solving Brexit woes as he guest-hosted Have I Got News For You.
“I shed many tears. I genuinely did. I shed them as James and I shed them as Sidney.”
James Norton reveals filming his last scenes on Grantchester as Sidney Chambers were emotional.
“If Donald Trump can be president, why can’t I be king?”
EastEnders star Danny Dyer speaking about his royal heritage.
“I was worried I was going to fall. I was worried the wire would break and I would be that person ... ‘Can you believe how Emily Blunt died?’”
Emily Blunt on doing stunts on a wire during filming for Mary Poppins Returns.
“Can’t believe the amount of articles & comments about my bod. Some good, some bad. I will never EVER use a slimming app ever again. We’re all different shapes & sizes.”
I’m A Celebrity star Emily Atack comments on Instagram following her stint in the jungle.
“The only thing I’m sad about is my Elvis shrine. That’s all I wanted.”
Miley Cyrus on losing her home in the recent fires in the US.