American actress Whoopi Goldberg has leant her voice to an Extinction Rebellion animated film highlighting the precarious state of the planet’s natural environment.
Cate Blanchett reveals ‘a bit of a chainsaw accident’Cate Blanchett reveals ‘a bit of a chainsaw accident’
Actress Cate Blanchett suffered an accident with a chainsaw during the coronavirus lockdown with her family, she revealed during a podcast.
Japan’s Fuji Rock Festival cancelled for first time because of pandemicJapan’s Fuji Rock Festival cancelled for first time because of pandemic
Fuji Rock Festival, Japan’s biggest annual music event, will be cancelled for the first time ever due to the coronavirus pandemic, organisers said, disappointing thousands of rock-and-roll fans who flock
Not a billionaire, but Kylie Jenner is highest-paid celebrity, Forbes saysNot a billionaire, but Kylie Jenner is highest-paid celebrity, Forbes says
Kylie Jenner and Kanye West on Thursday topped the annual Forbes list of the highest paid celebrities, but sports stars, including Roger Federer and Lionel Messi, dominated the top 10.
Get Back! Abbey Road Studios reopen after COVID hiatusGet Back! Abbey Road Studios reopen after COVID hiatus
London’s world-famous Abbey Road Studios reopened on Thursday after closing its doors during the coronavirus lockdown for the first time in its 90-year history.
New Amazon Prime series brings FIFA scandal to televisionNew Amazon Prime series brings FIFA scandal to television
A new Amazon Prime Video series starting this week called “El Presidente” casts a satirical look at South American football’s dirty dealings through the eyes of deceased former Argentine football
‘Chernobyl’ tops TV award list as BAFTA lines up live show‘Chernobyl’ tops TV award list as BAFTA lines up live show
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts will celebrate the best of television broadcast in the United Kingdom during 2019 in a live show at the end of July
Wes Anderson, Pixar movies among Cannes would-be highlightsWes Anderson, Pixar movies among Cannes would-be highlights
Director Wes Anderson’s latest outing, a debut turn behind the camera for actor Viggo Mortensen and an animated Pixar movie about jazz would have starred at this year’s cancelled Cannes
Warner Music strikes a chord as shares pop on Nasdaq debutWarner Music strikes a chord as shares pop on Nasdaq debut
Warner Music Group Corp’s stock popped 8% on its Nasdaq debut on Wednesday, after the world’s third-largest recording label sold shares in its $1.9-billion initial public offering towards the higher
Death of reality TV show star in Japan spotlights cyber bullyingDeath of reality TV show star in Japan spotlights cyber bullying
The recent death of Hana Kimura, a bubbly, pink-haired 22-year-old wrestler and reality TV show star, has spotlighted a rise in cyber bullying in Japan and prompted swift official pledges
Coty in talks to collaborate with Kim Kardashian for cosmetics lineCoty in talks to collaborate with Kim Kardashian for cosmetics line
Coty Inc is in talks with reality TV star Kim Kardashian West over a potential collaboration for a beauty line, the cosmetics maker disclosed in a regulatory filing on Wednesday.
AMC warns of going concern as COVID-19 puts strain on theatersAMC warns of going concern as COVID-19 puts strain on theaters
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc said on Wednesday there were “substantial doubts” about its ability to continue operating, if the company was forced to keep its theaters closed for a longer
Social-distancing Greek style: shimmy and sing from your carSocial-distancing Greek style: shimmy and sing from your car
Hundreds of Greeks danced and sang from their cars at a drive-in music concert, the first such event since the country banned mass gatherings to contain the spread of the
Frequent testing, less contact recommended to get Hollywood cameras rolling againFrequent testing, less contact recommended to get Hollywood cameras rolling again
Hollywood studios and labor unions on Monday proposed extensive coronavirus testing and other safeguards to allow actors and crew members to resume movie and TV show production in the United
‘Carmen’ and coronavirus don’t match: NYC’s Met Opera closed till December 31‘Carmen’ and coronavirus don’t match: NYC’s Met Opera closed till December 31
New York’s Metropolitan Opera will keep its curtains closed until a New Year’s Eve opening gala, it said on Monday, as it announced a season shortened by the coronavirus epidemic.
Post-lockdown cinema trip in Portugal is blast from the pastPost-lockdown cinema trip in Portugal is blast from the past
For Manuela Figueiredo, going out with her family to see her first movie after weeks of lockdown was a trip down memory lane. For her 24-year-old son Joao, it was
#BlackOutTuesday sweeps social media as U.S. street protests escalate#BlackOutTuesday sweeps social media as U.S. street protests escalate
The hashtag #BlackOutTuesday became the top trending item on Twitter as hundreds of thousands of businesses and individuals, including TV channels and celebrities, posted black screen shots to signal support
Zimbabwean film industry makes Netflix debut with ‘Cook Off’Zimbabwean film industry makes Netflix debut with ‘Cook Off’
Zimbabwean film Cook Off, a romance about a struggling single mother who finds love during a cooking competition, premiered on Netflix on Monday, a debut that its makers hope will
MTV goes dark, record labels hit pause as U.S. protests rageMTV goes dark, record labels hit pause as U.S. protests rage
Youth television channel MTV and other stablemate channels said they will go dark around the world on Monday to mark the death in police custody of George Floyd, joining other
Virtual no more – real Michelangelo awes again in Vatican MuseumsVirtual no more – real Michelangelo awes again in Vatican Museums
If you’ve ever dreamed of being in the Sistine Chapel without feeling like you are craning your neck in a packed open-top tourist bus, now is your chance.
Kylie Jenner is not a billionaire, Forbes magazine now saysKylie Jenner is not a billionaire, Forbes magazine now says
Forbes magazine, which in March 2019 declared reality TV star Kylie Jenner had become the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, said on Friday that it no longer believed that her net
Playing to an empty room: Paris orchestra plays Strauss in COVID-19 eraPlaying to an empty room: Paris orchestra plays Strauss in COVID-19 era
Renaud Capuçon, a French concert violinist accustomed to playing to rooms of 2,000 people and more, performed on Thursday evening to an empty auditorium, but he said the experience was
Florida officials approve Walt Disney World reopening plansFlorida officials approve Walt Disney World reopening plans
Florida officials have approved plans for a phased reopening of Walt Disney World in Orlando starting on July 11, according to a memo from a state agency released on Friday.
Matteo Bocelli sings ‘Lion King’ hit as Disney songs go classicalMatteo Bocelli sings ‘Lion King’ hit as Disney songs go classical
Matteo Bocelli, the son of renowned Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, on Friday released a new version of “The Lion King” movie ballad “Can You Feel the Love Tonight,” the first
‘Grease’ kicks off Madrid summer nights at socially distanced drive-in cinema‘Grease’ kicks off Madrid summer nights at socially distanced drive-in cinema
The next best thing to sitting in a darkened movie theatre? A drive-in cinema in the Spanish capital launched its post-lockdown summer season on Wednesday with a blast of escapism
Japan reality show ‘Terrace House’ halts production after star’s deathJapan reality show ‘Terrace House’ halts production after star’s death
Japanese reality TV show “Terrace House” has suspended its production for the 2019-2020 season after the sudden death of a 22-year-old cast member, it said on its website.
Chris Rock, Rosie Perez appear with New York Gov. Cuomo, urge mask wearingChris Rock, Rosie Perez appear with New York Gov. Cuomo, urge mask wearing
Comedian Chris Rock and actress Rosie Perez made a surprise appearance at New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s daily news conference to underscore his message that the public should wear masks
Apple secures deal for Scorsese’s next film starring DiCaprio, De Niro: mediaApple secures deal for Scorsese’s next film starring DiCaprio, De Niro: media
Apple Inc has secured a deal for Hollywood veteran Martin Scorsese’s next film, “Killers of the Flower Moon,” U.S. media reported on Wednesday, citing sources.
K-Pop group BTS’ label Big Hit Entertainment files review for IPO: bourseK-Pop group BTS’ label Big Hit Entertainment files review for IPO: bourse
Big Hit Entertainment, the management label of South Korean K-Pop group BTS, has filed for a preliminary review of a planned initial public offering, the Korea Exchange said on Thursday.
Gru and Minions urge handwashing, fun at home in new coronavirus public service announcementGru and Minions urge handwashing, fun at home in new coronavirus public service announcement
Gru and the popular yellow Minions from the animated “Despicable Me” movie franchise are urging people to keep their distance to help fight the spread of the novel coronavirus in