So foolish. And now look what's happened.
Jamie Waylett, who is best known for playing Vincent Crabbe in six of the eight Harry Potter films, has been sentenced to two years in jail for being part of a small gang that took part in the London riots last August!
He was found guilty by
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Just as we thought!
After Britney Spears filmed the music video for her latest single, Criminal, in the London borough of Hackney, which depicted her robbing a store with boyfriend Jason Trawick at gunpoint, she's received considerable flack from government officials in the city, who claim that the nature of shoot was insensitive due to the recent riots and how it may influence the area's youth and their involvement in gang activity!
However, the pop icon and her team have released the following statement, which once again asserts that no harm was intended:
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Sony Digital Audio Disc Corporation’s distribution warehouse in London was destroyed in an arson attack during the citywide riots.
The fire ruined up to 30 million discs from independent music and film companies. The initial damage estimates are around $49.5 million!
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It seems like things are finally starting to calm down in London. According to reports, last night was relatively uneventful, save for one demonstration south-east London, where officers were pelted with missiles by a group of people.
Officers rounded up about 150 men. Don't get us wrong. By no means are we trying to diminish this violent act, but it is much tamer than some of the other horrible stories we've heard.
Many celebs fled the country when the riots started, including Kristen Stewart who is starting production on Snow White and the Huntsman. But there was one A-lister who wouldn't let the rioters scare her off. Angelina Jolie reportedly refused to have herself and her children evacuated from the city when the mayhem began and has stayed put in London all this week. An insider explains:
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