Celebrities

Ed Sheeran, Stormzy winners at Britain’s Ivor Novello awards

Ed Sheeran, Stormzy winners at Britain’s Ivor Novello awards

Published 01/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Singer Ed Sheeran picked up two prizes at Britain’s Ivor Novello awards on Thursday, scooping the prestigious Songwriter of the Year prize [more…]

UK Vogue names ‘campaigning feminist’ Meghan Markle among top…

UK Vogue names ‘campaigning feminist’ Meghan Markle among top…

Published 31/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Meghan Markle was named among the 25 most influential women in Britain on Thursday, according to a list published by UK Vogue [more…]

Michael Jackson’s estate sues ABC for copyright infringement

Michael Jackson’s estate sues ABC for copyright infringement

Published 31/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Michael Jackson’s estate sued ABC on Wednesday, arguing that a special the network aired last week about the pop singer’s final [more…]

‘Sesame Street’ creators sue backer of raunchy puppet film

‘Sesame Street’ creators sue backer of raunchy puppet film

Published 27/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The creators of “Sesame Street” have filed a lawsuit against the distributor of an upcoming raunchy Hollywood film “The Happytime Murders” [more…]

Weinstein attorney Brafman could face ‘impossible’ task: lawyers

Weinstein attorney Brafman could face ‘impossible’ task: lawyers

Published 26/05/2018

(Reuters) - After sexual assault charges were dropped against former International Monetary Fund Chairman Dominique Strauss-Kahn in 2011, his lawyer Ben Brafman assailed the accuser’s [more…]

Film mogul Weinstein appears handcuffed in court to face rape charges

Film mogul Weinstein appears handcuffed in court to face rape charges

Published 26/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein appeared in handcuffs in a New York court on Friday to face charges of rape and other [more…]

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85, says agent

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85, says agent

Published 23/05/2018

(Reuters) - Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died [more…]

Police probe celebrity chef Mario Batali for sexual misconduct: media

Police probe celebrity chef Mario Batali for sexual misconduct: media

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - Celebrity chef Mario Batali, who already faces sexual harassment accusations from four women, is under criminal investigation by the New York Police Department [more…]

Haunted by Don Quixote for 25 years, Terry Gilliam finally gets his…

Haunted by Don Quixote for 25 years, Terry Gilliam finally gets his…

Published 20/05/2018

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Terry Gilliam finally brought his epic “The Man Who Killed Don Quixote” to the screen on Saturday, after a 25-year struggle [more…]

Back to work, Prince Harry and Meghan to delay honeymoon

Back to work, Prince Harry and Meghan to delay honeymoon

Published 20/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will delay heading off for their honeymoon, instead attending a birthday party for his father Prince Charles [more…]