Entertainment round-up: 26 March-1 April

Entertainment round-up: 26 March-1 April
Entertainment round-up: 26 March-1 April

Another busy week in the entertainment world has ended, including Cheryl and Liam becoming proud parents, Gary Barlow bagging a Star Wars role, Professor Brian Cox landing in Postman Pat's Greendale and the Cannes Film Festival kicking off a row about airbrushing.

Here's a round-up of some things you might have missed:

Image copyright CBeebies Image caption Professor Brian Cox got to hang out with Postman Pat when he became a space expert character on the CBeebies cartoon show.
  • Brian Cox plays Postman Pat scientist
Image copyright Instagram Image caption One Direction's Liam Payne and former X Factor judge Cheryl announced the arrival of a "beautiful, healthy baby boy".
  • Cheryl and Liam announce birth of baby boy
Image copyright PA/Lucasfilm Image caption Take That star Gary Barlow revealed his latest venture: A part in the next Star Wars movie.
  • Gary Barlow lands role in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Actress Emma Thompson condemned the pressure on actresses to be thin and how it stopped her moving to LA.
  • Emma Thompson felt 'too fat' to live in LA
Image copyright Helen Maybanks Image caption David Tennant told us how his latest play, Don Juan, is being constantly tweaked to feature topical jokes.
  • David Tennant is 'Dalai Lama of debauchery'
Image copyright Carole Bellaiche Image caption Singer and actress Jane Birkin admitted she now rarely uses the famous handbag that bears her name.
  • Jane Birkin: Handbag out, pockets in
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers will continue to manage the ballots at the Oscars - but there is to be no more tweeting backstage.
  • Oscars to still use accountant firm PwC
Image copyright Steve Ullathorne/ On Events Image caption Sue Perkins said she was "beyond chuffed" to be hosting the Bafta TV Awards next month in Graham Norton's Eurovision-enforced absence.
  • Sue Perkins to host TV Bafta Awards
Image copyright Reuters Image caption A private funeral for George Michael took place at London's Highgate Cemetery, three months on from his sudden death on Christmas Day.
  • George Michael's funeral takes place
Image copyright Bronx/Archivio Cameraphoto Epoche/Getty Image caption And the Cannes Film Festival caused beaucoup outrage by airbrushing the photo of Italian actress Claudia Cardinale that appears on this year's poster.
  • Cannes Film Festival poster sparks airbrushing row

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