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The actor Matt Smith, known for playing Doctor Who and Prince Philip in the headline-hitting series The Crown, throws more light on why he’s playing the late photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in a forthcoming biopic. Speaking to the UK newspaper, The Observer, he says: “I did Mapplethorpe as an endeavour of, well a) he’s a fascinating character, and b) there’s something about his photos…read more 

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