Tributes flow for Frank Whitten

Robyn Malcolm has paid tribute to her former Outrageous Fortune co-star Frank Whitten who plassed away over the weekend, saying: “We were Frank’s screen family for only a few years but in that time we got to know him and adore him as a wicked, irreverent man of lethal wit, a heart of gold and one of the best actors we’ll ever work with. We all respected him enormously but in good ‘Outrageous’ spirit we treated him with the disrespect and irreverence he loved.”

Top Gear targets the Welsh

Several weeks after labelling Mexicans “lazy, feckless, flatulent and overweight”, the presenters of Top Gear have offended another nationality. The Welsh are upset over certain comments on a recent episode where they remark that fast cars should be tested on Welsh roads “because no-one wants to live there.”

Miley Cyrus to host SNL

Miley Cyrus will guest host Saturday Night Live for the first time early next month. The teen actress and singer will take the reins of the comedy sketch show for the March 5 episode in the US.

Transformers actor lands Charlie’s Angels role

Transformers actor Ramon Rodriquez has joined the cast of the new Charlie’s Angels reboot. The actor, who featured alongside Shia LaBeouf in the second Transformers film, will play the role of Bosley in the pilot.

Burn Notice prequel given release date

A release date has been set for the Burn Notice prequel film, which will follow series star Bruce Campbell’s former-Navy Seal Sam Axe over the course of his final mission. The prequel will screen in the US in April.

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