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‘Lives of Others’ director returns to divided Germany in ‘Never…

‘Lives of Others’ director returns to divided Germany in ‘Never…

Published 04/09/2018

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - The maker of “The Lives of Others” returns to divided 20th century Germany in “Never Look Away”, a film that premiered [more…]

Israeli filmmaker Gitai raps Israel in ‘Letter to A Friend in Gaza’

Israeli filmmaker Gitai raps Israel in ‘Letter to A Friend in Gaza’

Published 04/09/2018

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - Amos Gitai’s “Letter to A Friend in Gaza” offers unflinching criticism of Israel’s blockade of Gaza and its lethal response to [more…]

New York’s Fashion Week kicks off month of global presentations

New York’s Fashion Week kicks off month of global presentations

Published 04/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top designers, A-list stars and thousands of fashionistas will converge on New York this week for the annual week-long preview of [more…]

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

Published 04/09/2018

(Reuters) - Members of Aretha Franklin’s family felt the eulogy for the Queen of Soul delivered by a pastor at her funeral last week was [more…]

Prince Harry and Meghan attend hit musical Hamilton in London

Prince Harry and Meghan attend hit musical Hamilton in London

Published 30/08/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan attended a performance of the hit musical Hamilton on Wednesday to raise money for a charity [more…]

Tony award-winning U.S. playwright Neil Simon dies at 91

Tony award-winning U.S. playwright Neil Simon dies at 91

Published 26/08/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. playwright Neil Simon, who became one of Broadway’s most prolific and popular playwrights as he combined humor, drama and introspection in works [more…]

Facts about U.S. playwright Neil Simon

Facts about U.S. playwright Neil Simon

Published 26/08/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. playwright Neil Simon, who reigned on Broadway through five decades and made an impact on Hollywood as well, died on Sunday at [more…]

Former Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dies at 68

Former Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dies at 68

Published 24/08/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Ed King, a former lead guitarist for the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd who co-wrote one of the group’s best known [more…]

Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee wins renewal of protective order

Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee wins renewal of protective order

Published 18/08/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee won renewal of a protective order on Friday against a onetime business manager accused of subjecting [more…]

Travolta, Newton-John reunite for 40th anniversary celebration of…

Travolta, Newton-John reunite for 40th anniversary celebration of…

Published 17/08/2018

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - “Grease” stars Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta on Wednesday celebrated the 40th anniversary of their classic movie musical about teenagers [more…]