Obituary

Like Peter Cook, he made being funny seem as natural as yawning

Don Everly’s death officially marks the day the music died

The drummer of the Rolling Stones — a man of rare class, wit and distinction — has died at the age of 80

The former Grimsby MP who championed Brexit long before it was popular

Lock, who has died at the age of 58, was a popular figure on the UK comedy circuit — not bad for someone who described himself as “a miserable, authoritarian guy”

Suggestions that Donner was a director-for-hire rather than a true auteur are harsh and inaccurate

How Helen McCrory blazed through her life and career like a comet

The notorious fraudster Bernie Madoff has died in prison at the age of 82