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Oona King

Oona Tamsyn King, Baroness King of Bow is a Baroness and Member of the House of Lords, and former Chief Diversity Officer of Channel 4. She previously had served as a Labour Party Member of Parliament for Bethnal Green and Bow from 1997 until 2005, when she was defeated by Respect candidate George Galloway. She was the second black female MP elected to the House of Commons, after Diane Abbott. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Jeremy Paxman was always rude to me – but then he was rude to everyone
2014-06-18
Our greatest clash came in the wake of my victory in Bethnal Green and Bow in the 2005 general election, when, standing for the Respect party, I beat the Labour incumbent Oona King. The interview was conducted in the early hours of the morning, and he ...
(The Guardian)
  1. 'Goodnight and goodbye': Jeremy Paxman signs off Newsnight for the final time ...

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Game of Thrones: the 20 most shocking moments
2014-06-17
As Stannis Baratheon (Stephen Dillane) led his army to King's Landing, with the hope of taking the Iron Throne, the Lannister army unleashed a dazzling green explosion in the middle of the Bay, ensuring their victory. 15. Daenerys gets her dragons. The ...
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  1. 'Game of Thrones' Season 4 finale: Shae had no other choice, argues Sibel Kekilli

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ITV to tackle diversity via informal objectives
2014-05-15
Fincham has also sat down with Baroness Oona King to discuss diversity. “No broadcaster would say we're happy with where we are on diversity, if we're fully telling the truth. As a public service broadcaster, it's our job to reflect the whole of ...
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  1. ITV to promote 'diversity' on X Factor & Britain's Got Talent

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'Game' still picking up the pieces in gripping 4th season
2014-04-06
Lady Margaery Tyrell (Natalie Dormer, left) and her grandmother, Olenna (Diana Rigg), prepare for Margaery's upcoming nuptials with King Joffrey in Season 4 of HBO's "Game of Thrones." This image ... It was the ninth of the season's 10 episodes but ...
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  1. Do you dare play the game?

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Coronation Street bosses worried for Hayley Tamaddon
2014-02-13
In 2013, pro skater Mark Hanretty dislocated his shoulder, on air, during a routine with politician and celebrity contestant Oona King. In 2008, Suzanne Shaw suffered some serious bruises when Matt Evers dropped her during a lift. Chesney Hawkes had to ...
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  1. Corrie bosses worried for Hayley Tamaddon? Worst Dancing On Ice injuries yet ...

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Lenny Henry: diversity needs dedicated funding
2014-01-22
... and Sky's Sophie Turner-Laing; representatives from industry bodies such as Directors UK, Pact and the BFI; plus parliamentarians across the political spectrum including Baroness Floella Benjamin, Baroness Oona King and Baroness Bonham-Carter.
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    'Mermaid' Benson is back with in-depth role on 'Sofia'
    2013-11-23
    On the the animated, musical show, an ordinary girl, Sofia, is forced to learn to be a princess when her mother marries a king. She goes from being a plucky only ... Shipka voices another little mermaid named Oona on “Sofia.” She befriends the young ...
    (New York Daily News)
    1. Disney Channel Premieres SOFIA THE FIRST: THE FLOATING PALACE Tonight

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    Great expectations: Surrogate mother, Zarayna Lee with Oona
    2013-10-12
    Great expectations: Surrogate mother, Zarayna Lee with Oona. At 11.55pm on Thursday, the moment Oona King had been anticipating for more than 15 years finally arrived: her longed-for first biological child was born. But rather than elation, that first ...
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    1. Oona King's surrogate baby joy: After so many failed attempts you never ...
    2. Great expectations: Surrogate mother, Zarayna Lee with Oona

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    Pedro Pascal Will Be The Red Viper, Chilean Actor Lands Role Of Prince ...
    2013-07-02
    Also known as Prince Oberyn Martell, he's a bloodthirsty sword-slinger, eager for revenge on the killers of the Mad King. Pascal should have no problem ... Of Thrones' Season 3, Episode 5. Richard Madden as Robb Stark, Oona Chaplin as Talisa Maegyr ...
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