Celebrities

‘Inclusion crisis’ in #HollywoodSoWhite, study finds ahead of Oscars

‘Inclusion crisis’ in #HollywoodSoWhite, study finds ahead of Oscars

Published 23/02/2016

It is not just the Oscars that have a diversity problem. Women, minorities and the LGBT community are vastly under-represented throughout Hollywood, according to a [more…]

Despite Grammy performance snafu, Adele regains Billboard top spot

Despite Grammy performance snafu, Adele regains Billboard top spot

Published 23/02/2016

LOS ANGELES Adele may have cried all day after her shaky Grammy performance last week, but the British songstress reclaimed the top spot on the [more…]

Owner of ‘Big Lebowski’ house hopes to inspire with LA museum gift

Owner of ‘Big Lebowski’ house hopes to inspire with LA museum gift

Published 19/02/2016

LOS ANGELES The owner of a luxury house featured most notably in the 1998 film comedy "The Big Lebowski," is donating it to the Los [more…]

Before New Hampshire primary, Trump campaign shows mellower side

Before New Hampshire primary, Trump campaign shows mellower side

Published 08/02/2016

PLYMOUTH, N.H. U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump came to the small town of Plymouth in the New Hampshire mountains on Sunday and promised to [more…]

Beyonce, Bruno Mars heat up Coldplay’s Super Bowl halftime show

Beyonce, Bruno Mars heat up Coldplay’s Super Bowl halftime show

Published 08/02/2016

SANTA CLARA, Calif. Coldplay headlined at Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show, but it was R&B super stars Beyonce and Bruno Mars who delivered the sizzle [more…]

Inarritu wins DGA award for “The Revenant,” stoking its Oscar hopes

Inarritu wins DGA award for “The Revenant,” stoking its Oscar hopes

Published 07/02/2016

LOS ANGELES Hollywood’s directors named Alejandro Inarritu the best film director of 2015 for “The Revenant” at a gala ceremony on Saturday, helping focus the [more…]

‘Black Swan’ choreographer Millepied stepping down as Paris Opera dance director

‘Black Swan’ choreographer Millepied stepping down as Paris Opera dance director

Published 05/02/2016

PARIS French choreographer Benjamin Millepied said on Thursday he was stepping down as director of dance at the Paris Opera after little more than a [more…]

Odds are against dismissal of Cosby’s sex assault case: experts

Odds are against dismissal of Cosby’s sex assault case: experts

Published 31/01/2016

NEW YORK - Bill Cosby's lawyers may face difficulty in convincing a Pennsylvania judge this week to throw out sexual assault charges in light of [more…]

Dolce & Gabbana put gay parents on handbags as Italy in heated debate

Dolce & Gabbana put gay parents on handbags as Italy in heated debate

Published 31/01/2016

ROME Italian fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have appeared to weigh in to an impassioned debate about gay people's rights in their home [more…]

Cast of ‘Spotlight’ wins top prize at Screen Actors Guild Awards

Cast of ‘Spotlight’ wins top prize at Screen Actors Guild Awards

Published 31/01/2016

The cast of investigative journalism movie "Spotlight" won the top prize at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday for best ensemble performance in a [more…]