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  Brian Blessed Withdraws from show after Specialist Advice Legendary actor Brian Blessed has pulled out of his production of King Lear a week after collapsing during a performance. The 78 year old continued his performance after his collapse but was adviced to step down by his medical specialist. Blessed agent, comments,  “Mr Blessed’s heart condition […]

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The Torch News Week 4

The Torch News Week 4

Martin Scorsese Shelves Presidential Documentary  Legendary Director Martin Scorsese has scrapped his half finished documentary about former US president Bill Clinton. Two years of footage have been shelved due issues over control. The former President reportedly wanted more control over the project including the interview questions and the final cut of the documentary. A spokes person […]

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The Torch News – Week 3

The Torch News – Week 3

Movie News  Michael Moore Calls Snipers ‘Cowards’ after release of American Sniper New  bibliographical war drama, ‘American Sniper’ seem to have annoyed American Filmmaker Michael Moore, the creator of Fahrenheit 911 and Bowling for Columbine. Moore took to twitter, commenting:”We were taught snipers were cowards and will shoot you in the back. Snipers aren’t heroes and […]

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The Torch News – Week 2

The Torch News – Week 2

  The Bird Actor Rod Taylor Passes Away. Australian Actor,Rod Taylor has passed away at the age of 84 after suffering from attack on January 7th. Taylor is best known for his role in Alfred Hitchcock’s the Birds and the for voicing the character of Pongo in the Disney Classic 101 Dalmatians. He is survived […]

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The Torch News – 2015 – Week 1

The Torch News – 2015 – Week 1

This week’s top stories around the web!   Video Games Psychosoftpc Announces 2014 PC Game Of The Year Awards Voting Psychsoftpc, the high performance gaming computer manufacturer, announces their voting is now open for PC Game of The Year 2014. The winners will be determined by public voting. The nominees include, Dragon Age: Inquistion, Assassin’s […]

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The Torch Top 5 – April 21st

The Torch Top 5 – April 21st

5) Heroes reboot announced The producers behind hit-and-miss TV show Heroes have announced they want to try again. The show hit good ratings in its first season, but when the writer’s strike of 2007 hit, the ratings plummeted. They now feel the show did not get the chance it deserved and are working on making […]

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The Torch Top 5 – April 14th

The Torch Top 5 – April 14th

5) Mysterious bank shutdown On Thursday evening, all of Swedish bank Swedbank’s systems were mysteriously shut off. Neither customers nor employees could access anything that had to do with the bank for 5 hours, starting at 9pm local time. This included bank withdrawals, credit card services, the telephone services and even the website. An investigation […]

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