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Mahoney’s legacy and late stardom should inspire us all

After a lengthy battle with throat cancer, John Mahoney passed away on 4 February 2018. Despite his passing, his legacy can and should live on to inspire us all. Born in Blackpool in 1940, John Mahoney grew up in Manchester but was dissatisfied with his life. He decided to move to the US and pursue […]

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Matthew McConaughey has escaped his early rom-com roles to become a gripping, trail-blazing actor

It is no easy feat to climb out of the mid-career ditch and avoid slipping into tired rom-com roles, but Matthew McConaughey is somehow still impressing audiences. Cemented by his performance this week in the much anticipated Interstellar, McConaughey’s astronomic resurgence continues on its dizzy trajectory. By contrast with Robert Downey Jr. who emerged from […]