Oscar nominations: the highlights

The Shape Of Water leads the Oscar nominations for the 90th Academy Awards, with 13 nods.

Sally Hawkins was nominated for an Oscar

Oscar nominations: Oldman, Kaluuya and Hawkins among Brits up for awards

A host of Britons have been nominated for the Oscars including Gary Oldman, Daniel Day-Lewis and Daniel Kaluuya – who will battle it out for leading actor.

Michael Hebden plays Norris Cole (ITV)

Malcolm ‘Norris Cole’ Hebden takes a break from Corrie

Coronation Street star Malcolm Hebden, who plays Norris Cole, is taking a break from the show.

Rachel Shenton (Ian West/PA)

Hollyoaks stars nominated for Oscar

Hollyoaks stars Rachel Shenton and Chris Overton have been nominated for an Oscar.

The event comes after it emerged Ant had split from his wife (Matt Crossick/PA)

All eyes on Ant and Dec at the National Television Awards

Ant and Dec will be hoping to win the presenting prize for the 17th year running at the National Television Awards (NTAs).

Christopher Plummer has been nominated for an Oscar for his role replacing Kevin Spacey

Oscars: Christopher Plummer nominated for Kevin Spacey-erasing role

Christopher Plummer has been nominated for an Oscar for the role in which he was enlisted at the 11th hour to erase disgraced actor Kevin Spacey from the finished film.

Diversity centre stage as Brits Oldman, Hawkins and Kaluuya battle for Oscars

Diversity centre stage as Brits Oldman, Hawkins and Kaluuya battle for Oscars

Films about diversity and inclusion have triumphed at the Oscar nominations, where women, people of colour and a host of Brits landed nods.

Andy Rourke is the former bassist with The Smiths (PA)

The Smiths reunion cancelled after Andy Rourke denies involvement

A partial reunion of The Smiths has been cancelled after the band’s former bassist rejected claims he would be taking part.

Dolores O?Riordan death

Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan mourned by hundreds at funeral

Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan had a loving heart, a voice of gold and starred in the gig of life itself, mourners at her funeral have heard.

Mourners carry the coffin of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan (Niall Carson/PA)

Poignant Ave Maria duet fills church as Dolores O’Riordan’s funeral begins

The voice of Dolores O’Riordan filled a rural church in her hometown in Ireland as a funeral mass for the Cranberries singer began.

Film fans are fuming as The Boss Baby gets Oscar nomination (Ian West/PA)

Film fans are fuming as The Boss Baby gets Oscar nomination

Film fans have expressed outrage that The Boss Baby has received an Oscar nomination over The Lego Batman Movie.

Tom Hanks missed out on a nod for his performance in The Post (Ben Stevens/PA)

Oscar snubs for Tom Hanks, Jessica Chastain and Martin McDonagh

Tom Hanks has been snubbed for an Oscar nomination, with Jessica Chastain, Michelle Williams and Steven Spielberg also missing out on nods.

Charles I: King And Collector exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts (Kirsty O'Connor/PA)

Works from Charles I’s art collection reunited at Royal Academy

Paintings from Charles I’s art collection, sold and dispersed across Europe following the monarch’s execution, have been reunited at the Royal Academy.

Aled Jones (Ian West/PA)

Aled Jones returning to the BBC but ‘deeply regrets’ his behaviour

Songs Of Praise star Aled Jones will be returning to the BBC following an investigation into alleged inappropriate behaviour but “deeply regrets” and is very sorry “for the hurt” he has caused.

Gary Oldman was nominated for an Oscar

Oldman, Day-Lewis and Kaluuya all up for best actor Oscar

Gary Oldman, Daniel Day-Lewis and Daniel Kaluuya will battle it out for best actor at the Oscars where a host of British talent are up for awards.

Neil Diamond

Veteran singer-songwriter notching up cracklin’ hits since the 1960s

Neil Diamond has been entertaining audiences for decades with his pop classics.

Mourners carry Dolores O?Riordan's coffin following her funeral (Niall Carson/PA)

Applause as O’Riordan coffin is carried out of church to Cranberries song

Dolores O’Riordan’s haunting voice filled the air as family and friends packed a small church in rural Ireland to say a final goodbye.

James Franco

James Franco misses out on Oscar nod amid sexual misconduct allegations

James Franco has been snubbed for an Oscar nomination just weeks after he was accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women.

Jordan Peele

Jordan Peele ‘ugly cries’ as Get Out receives four Oscar nominations

Jordan Peele has said he did an “ugly cry” after his film Get Out received four Oscar nominations.

Hugh Masekela dies

Jazz musician Hugh Masekela dies at 78

South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78.

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