Culture

Meghan McCain bringing her ‘brand of Republicanism’ to new TV series

Published 14/09/2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Meghan McCain, who gained attention in 2007 for her lively blogs tracking her father John McCain's presidential campaign, is bringing her [more…]

Van Gogh copies in 3D look almost real, cost 25,000 euros

Published 13/09/2013

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - It would be the envy of forgers: a technology that can mint near-perfect reproductions of Vincent Van Gogh's paintings at a rate [more…]

Canadian directors hear Hollywood’s call, but may not head south

Published 13/09/2013

TORONTO (Reuters) - Ask the new wave of Canadian directors why they're getting calls from Hollywood and the answer is easy: Canada's thriving film industry [more…]

Artist Liu Bolin hides in plain sight at Beijing theatre

Published 13/09/2013

BEIJING (Reuters) - Liu Bolin, the Chinese artist known as "the invisible man" for using painted-on camouflage to blend into the backdrops of his photographs, [more…]

Chinese e-car set for ‘Transformers’ movie debut

Published 13/09/2013

SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese-made car is set to make its international movie debut in the fourth "Transformers" film next year in a product placement [more…]

‘Today’ show gets makeover with new set, Carson Daly

Published 13/09/2013

(Reuters) - NBC's "Today" is revamping its show as it tries to retake the ratings lead it held for decades, adding "The Voice" host Carson [more…]

J.K. Rowling returns to wizarding world for screenplay debut

Published 12/09/2013

LONDON (Reuters) - Best-selling "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling will return to the wizarding world for her screenplay debut with a film inspired by one [more…]

Powerhouses Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein cap New York Fashion Week

Published 12/09/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Fashion Week drew to a close on Thursday with prim, 1960s-inspired looks from Ralph Lauren and ragamuffin chic from [more…]

Director Haggis polarizes again with ‘puzzle’ of a film, ‘Third Person’

Published 12/09/2013

TORONTO (Reuters) - Controversial Canadian director Paul Haggis is back in Toronto with his latest feature, which may end up being even more divisive than [more…]

Billy Joel, Shirley MacLaine top Kennedy Center honors list

Published 12/09/2013

(Reuters) - Pop singer Billy Joel, Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine and jazz composer Herbie Hancock on Thursday were among the annual recipients of this year's [more…]