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News: Johnny Briggs, whose career stretches back to Hue and Cry and The Lavender Hill Mob but who is best remembered as Coronation Street's Mike Baldwin, dies aged 85.

News: Stanley Baxter releases an eye-opening autobiography. Available at Amazon UK

News: The Ladykillers gets a swanky 4K restoration release. Available at Amazon UK 

New: Ogden's Character Actors here.

News: The Free the Hitchcock Nine campaign looks for funding to record The Pleasure Garden score.

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