Following claims that Ecuador spent $5m to protect Julian Assange, the country removed extra security at its London embassy. The WikiLeaks founder has been at the embassy since 2012 after being granted asylum and believes he will be extradited by the U.S. if he leaves.
Audra McDonald is an actress and vocalist known for an array of acclaimed stage work, starring in the productions 'Carousel,' 'Ragtime,' 'Twelfth Night' and 'Porgy and Bess,' among others. She has won a record-setting six Tonys and also worked in film and TV, with roles in projects like 'Private Practice' and 'A Raisin in the Sun.'
Tracey Emin is a British artist who emerged in the 1980s, during the "Young British Artists" movement. She is noted for her provocative and controversial pieces, including "Everyone I Have Ever Slept With 1963-1995," "My Bed" and "The Last Thing I Said To You is Don't Leave Me Here."
Sir Tom Stoppard is a Czech-born British playwright whose famous works include Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1964) and Every Good Boy Deserves Favour (1978). He co-wrote the screenplay for the 1998 Academy Award winning film Shakespeare in Love.