Celebrities

New ‘Lion King’ movie lands with a critical whimper

New ‘Lion King’ movie lands with a critical whimper

Published 11/07/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The much-anticipated new version of animated movie classic “The Lion King” landed with a whimper rather than a roar on Thursday [more…]

Ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein gets approval for new…

Ex-Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein gets approval for new…

Published 11/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein got approval from a New York judge to hire a new legal team two months before [more…]

Taylor Swift shakes off Kardashian clan as highest-paid celebrity

Taylor Swift shakes off Kardashian clan as highest-paid celebrity

Published 11/07/2019

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer Taylor Swift was named the world’s highest-paid entertainer on Wednesday but was closely followed by two members of the wider [more…]

Spanish court rules Julio Iglesias is father of 43-year old man

Spanish court rules Julio Iglesias is father of 43-year old man

Published 10/07/2019

MADRID (Reuters) - A Spanish court ruled on Wednesday that singer Julio Iglesias is the father of a 43-year old man, resolving a paternity dispute [more…]

Rip Torn, Emmy winner and Oscar nominee, known as a trouble-maker,…

Rip Torn, Emmy winner and Oscar nominee, known as a trouble-maker,…

Published 10/07/2019

(Reuters) - Emmy winner Rip Torn, whose tempestuous nature made him a compelling character actor on the screen and stage but sometimes caused him trouble [more…]

Stevie Wonder tells London concert he will have a kidney transplant

Stevie Wonder tells London concert he will have a kidney transplant

Published 07/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Stevie Wonder told thousands of fans watching him perform in London on Saturday night he is due to have a kidney transplant [more…]

Brazilian musician João Gilberto, founder of bossa nova, dies in Rio

Brazilian musician João Gilberto, founder of bossa nova, dies in Rio

Published 06/07/2019

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian musician João Gilberto, 88, who developed bossa nova music and helped turn the style into a worldwide craze, died on [more…]

Archie, baby son of UK’s Prince Harry and Meghan, christened at…

Archie, baby son of UK’s Prince Harry and Meghan, christened at…

Published 06/07/2019

WINDSOR, England (Reuters) - Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, the two-month-old son of Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, was christened on Saturday, in a small [more…]

Actor Kevin Spacey’s alleged sex assault victim drops lawsuit

Actor Kevin Spacey’s alleged sex assault victim drops lawsuit

Published 05/07/2019

BOSTON (Reuters) - The man that former “House of Cards” star Kevin Spacey is accused by prosecutors of sexually assaulting in Massachusetts three years ago [more…]

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky detained for up to two more weeks in Sweden

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky detained for up to two more weeks in Sweden

Published 05/07/2019

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A Swedish court on Friday ordered that U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky be held in custody for up to two more weeks while [more…]