José Mourinho gives Jack Whitehall driving lessons
We're used to seeing José Mourinho manage his football team (and sometimes manipulate the media!) but can he put his skills to good use as a driving instructor? Comedian Jack Whitehall gets behind the skins of some of the most famous men in the world of football in his new YouTube Originals series, Training Days. In this episode, Jack tests José's patience with Nando and hair jokes, while Welsh footballer Gareth Bale scares passers by in a Madam Tussaud museum. We thought he made a very convincing statue – almost as good as Cristiano Ronaldo in fact.
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Deadpool dances to Céline Dion
Canadian singer Céline Dion may have been under the radar recently but in this powerhouse track for anticipated movie Deadpool 2 she makes her presence very known – and her vocal chords are showing no signs of slowing down. But what we really want to know is – when did Deadpool learn to dance so good?
(View Count - 16,880,179)*
Have you got what it takes to be Kris Jenner’s assistant?
Watch out peeps – famous Kardashian lady Kris Jenner is on the look-out for a new assistant. Could you be the one? Here is a quick list of things she is looking for:
- Availability 24/7 (weekends you might be let off depending on Kris’s generosity levels)
- Detail-oriented, great organisational skills and a self-starter
- Desirable to have: mixologist or bartender experience
Application process: CV? No way it’s all about apps now. Get on the Bumble Bizz app and create your perfect profile to capture Kris’s attention. Deadline: You snooze, you lose.
(View Count - 1,968,218)*
Google steps up its Doodles in VR
Ten years ago you might have been dreaming if you saw a bunch of doodles come to life in Virtual Reality (VR). For the first time this week, Google launched its VR 360-degree Doodle to celebrate the life and work of French cinematic magician Georges Méliès. Doodler and project art lead Hélène Leroux in her Doodle blog said the aim was to “highlight several tricks Méliès pioneered while also transporting the viewer into a magical world and story”.
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Karate Kid reboots with Cobra Kai
It’s been a whopping 34 years since martial arts movie Karate Kid charmed our socks off but luckily for fans, it’s not over. Ralph Macchio has reprised his role as Daniel LaRusso in YouTube Red’s Cobra Kai. The trailer has more than 15 million views on YouTube and in this interview, Ralph and co-star William Zabka joke about how it felt stepping back into character and putting the headbands back on. But why call it Cobra Kai? And why did it take so long for them to come back?
(View Count - 920,872)*
YouTube UK Ads Leaderboard
In conversation with… Uncommon Creative Studio
YouTube invited the brilliant minds and founders of Uncommon Creative Studio, Nils Leonard and Lucy Jameson, to share their favourite moments from this year's YouTube UK Ads Leaderboards (thus far). Find out which ads, brands and agencies are impressing the legendary creative duo.
(*all view count numbers, correct at time of publication)
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