LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) – Moviegoers said goodbye to Katniss Everdeen and welcomed back Rocky Balboa, a series of farewells and reunions that powered Thanksgiving box office receipts above last year’s holiday.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Oscar voters on Saturday gave honorary awards to three movie veterans, including director Spike Lee, at a gala event that shone a spotlight on Hollywood’s drive for diversity amid its glitzy awards season.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Music by rockers the Grateful Dead and Fleetwood Mac, jazz greats Miles Davis and Louis Armstrong and singers Blondie and Roberta Flack will be enshrined in the Grammy Hall of Fame, The Recording Academy said on Wednesday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Her cutting words were written by William Shakespeare, but the withering stare the straight-talking Paulina focuses on co-star Kenneth Branagh’s insanely jealous King Leontes in a new production of “The Winter’s Tale” is pure Judi Dench.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Lawyers for German automaker Porsche said actor Paul Walker was responsible for his own death in a crash of a Porsche sports car, in response to a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Walker’s daughter, court documents showed.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – British singer Adele’s much-anticipated album “25” will not be available for streaming on any digital music services, including Spotify and Apple Music, a music industry source said on Thursday.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts may be best known for her trademark big smile, but in her latest film “Secret in Their Eyes,” she taps into a much less glamorous side of herself to play a traumatized police officer.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Charlie Sheen, former star of the hit U.S. television comedy “Two and A Half Men,” said today he was diagnosed HIV positive some four years ago and had been extorted for more than $10 million to keep the information quiet.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Singer Cliff Richard, one of Britain’s best-known entertainers, has been questioned again by police investigating allegations of historical sex crimes, his spokesman said on Friday.