Pastor’s girl and devout Christian Naomi Scott is set to join big-screen A-list after seeing off Little Mix star to win star role in Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin

SHE’S the pastor’s daughter who made the move from an unremarkable ­London suburb to Hollywood — now Naomi Scott is set to join the big-screen A-list. With no formal acting training, the former church singer saw off Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall and thousands of other auditionees to win the star role alongside Will Smith in …

The reluctance of EU leaders to discuss Brexit at upcoming Salzburg summit is shameful

Salz and vinegar THE apparent reluctance of European leaders to even discuss Brexit at the upcoming Salzburg meeting is shameful. When Liam Fox described the EU and the Continent’s political leaders as “intransigent” at the weekend, they hopped up and down with righteous indignation at the supposed insult. AFP or licensors Liam Fox described the …

Former teacher brands speedboat killer Jack Shepherd ‘disruptive in class’ and the tragic loss of Charlotte Brown ‘his comeuppance’

A SPEEDBOAT owner who killed a date while showing off on the River Thames has been branded “an extremely arrogant young man who thought he was better than anyone else” by his former teacher. Richard Pennell gave an insight into ex-student Jack Shepherd – saying he feared a tragedy would happen and describing it as …

Brainy 11-year-old sisters are thought to be youngest twins to join Mensa with IQs higher than Einstein and Stephen Hawking

TWO brainy sisters are thought to be the youngest twins to join Mensa. Nishka and Nysa Upadhya have IQs of 162 which puts them in the top one per cent of the most intelligent people in the world — aged just 11. David New – The Sun Sisters Nishka and Nysa Upadhya have IQs of …

Theresa May’s customs plan won’t be ready until the next general election with the delay expected to be up to 18 months

THERESA May’s new customs plan suffered a fresh set back last night when it emerged it won’t be fully ready until the next general election. Officials have warned that some businesses won’t have purchased the technology they will need in time for the Future Customs Arrangement’s inauguration on January 1, 2021. AFP The revelation is …