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Actor George Clooney injured in scooter accident in Italy: Ansa

Actor George Clooney injured in scooter accident in Italy: Ansa

Published 10/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - The American actor and director George Clooney was injured in a scooter accident on the Italian island of Sardinia where he is [more…]

Star of ‘Borat’ and ‘Bruno’ returns satirical gaze to U.S.

Star of ‘Borat’ and ‘Bruno’ returns satirical gaze to U.S.

Published 09/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Sacha Baron Cohen, the British comedian who ridiculed Kazakhstan and Middle America in “Borat” and satirized the fashion industry in “Bruno,” [more…]

Drake’s ‘Scorpion’ shatters global records with one billion streams

Drake’s ‘Scorpion’ shatters global records with one billion streams

Published 09/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Canadian rapper Drake shattered records with his new album “Scorpion,” which became the first to score one billion streams in its [more…]

Movie producer Weinstein pleads not guilty to new sex assault charge

Movie producer Weinstein pleads not guilty to new sex assault charge

Published 09/07/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie producer Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sexually assaulting a woman in 2006, the third criminal [more…]

Incredibles 2 film shows fantastic vs the ordinary, says actress…

Incredibles 2 film shows fantastic vs the ordinary, says actress…

Published 09/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The plot of the new Incredibles movie features a heroine whose life swings between high adventure and humdrum normality, American actress Holly [more…]

Singer Justin Bieber engaged to model Hailey Baldwin: reports

Singer Justin Bieber engaged to model Hailey Baldwin: reports

Published 09/07/2018

(Reuters) - Pop singer Justin Bieber became engaged to model Hailey Baldwin over the weekend, according to U.S. media reports on Sunday. The couple dated [more…]

Banksy’s subversive art draws tourists and locals in Paris

Banksy’s subversive art draws tourists and locals in Paris

Published 09/07/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - British graffiti artist Banksy, known for his politically charged sketches on walls from London to New York to Gaza City, has descended [more…]

Hundreds of shivering Australians get nude for U.S. photographer…

Hundreds of shivering Australians get nude for U.S. photographer…

Published 09/07/2018

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Around 500 Australians shivered in the nude for American photographer Spencer Tunick on Monday, braving the winter chill on a Melbourne supermarket [more…]

Box Office: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ marches to $76 million launch

Box Office: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ marches to $76 million launch

Published 08/07/2018

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - “Ant-Man and the Wasp” squashed the competition at the domestic box office. The Marvel sequel — starring Paul Rudd and Evangeline [more…]

Polanski’s wife says ‘Non merci!’ to Oscars’ academy invite

Polanski’s wife says ‘Non merci!’ to Oscars’ academy invite

Published 08/07/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Actress Emmanuelle Seigner on Sunday rejected an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in a column in [more…]