Break-out Orange Is The New Black star Uzo Aduba had vowed to give up acting just moments before she learned she had landed the role of Crazy Eyes in the hit show.
Doctor Who star Colin Baker has paid tribute to British actor Ray Lonnen following his death at the age of 74.
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The things they say:
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The simple film has terrific momentum.
Singer Leona Lewis thought she had blown her chances of landing a role in new movie musical Walking On Sunshine when she fell over in the street in front of the film's directors.
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