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Stars get in the Halloween spirit

Showbiz stars in the UK and US showcased an array of impressive costumes last night at a series of parties, fundraisers and performances.

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Newsnight presenter ends show with Thriller dance

Newsnight's reputation for being a serious political programme could be under threat after presenter Kirsty Wark ended the show by dancing to Michael Jackson's Thriller.

Performers from the Tiffany Theatre College gave their rendition of the famous dance alongside the presenter.

Newsnight also added to the spooky theme by changing their editor's name from Ian Katz to Ian Batz in the credits.

The BBC programme recently hit the headlines after comedian Russell Brand admitted to Jeremy Paxman that he had never voted, leading to criticism from a Tory MP and actor Robert Webb.

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