What’s all the fuss? Seth Rogen defends his Kim Jong-Un comedy
Actor-director Seth Rogen has said a film comedy about the North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, which sparked a threat by the nuclear-armed state and is suspected...
South African beauty wins Miss World 2014 title in London
Rolene Strauss, a fourth-year medical student from South Africa, has been crowned Miss World 2014.
Syrian wins Arab Idol song contest, steers clear of politics
A Syrian from war-torn Aleppo was declared the winner of this year’s “Arab Idol” singing contest at the grand finale of the gruelling...
Hackers vs. James Bond: ‘SPECTRE’ script stolen in Sony attack
Early villains have emerged in the next James Bond film ‘SPECTRE’: hackers who stole a version of the screenplay as part of a devastating cyberattack...
'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' character names revealed in trading cards
J.J. Abrams has revealed the names of some of the new Star Wars characters – via a pack of trading cards.
Studio head sorry for ‘thoughtless’ remarks about Jolie and Obama
Oscar-winning producer Scott Rudin apologized Thursday for calling Angelina Jolie a “spoiled brat” and making racially offensive jokes about...
Michael Keaton’s Birdman gets seven Golden Globe nominations
Birdman squawked loudest in the Golden Globes nominations on Thursday, flying away with a leading seven nods including best picture in the comedy or musical...
Signing off: Final Letterman ‘Late Show’ scheduled for May 20
More than 32 years of late-night talk will pass into history next May 20, with CBS’ announcement Wednesday that David Letterman will host his final...
Actress Kate Hudson and Muse frontman Matt Bellamy split after 4 years
Muse frontman Matt Bellamy and Hollywood star Kate Hudson have ended their engagement and split after four years together.
Group claiming Sony hack demands ‘The Interview’ not be released
A group claiming to be responsible for the massive computer hack at Sony Pictures Entertainment has demanded the company cancel the release of “The...
George Lucas hasn’t seen the new ‘Star Wars’ trailer and doesn’t plan on it
George Lucas must live somewhere amid the icy, remote Hoth system, because that’s the only way he could have possibly managed to avoid the trailer for...
Made in Japan Godzilla is back after Hollywood hit
Godzilla is stomping back. And this time, it’s Made in Japan, like the original.
James Franco, Seth Rogen poke fun at Sony hack scandal in SNL sketch
Just days after a massive hacking attack on employees at Sony’s Hollywood studio, distributor of the new James Franco comedy about a plot to assassinate...
Pow! Bam! Zap! Original 1960’s Batmobile fetches $137,000 at auction
Holy Bargain, Batman! The original Batmobile fetched $137,000 at auction on Saturday, a small fraction of the $4.2 million that a buyer paid last year...
White House, silver screen: Obama romance headed to theatres
A film based on the U.S. presidential couple’s first date is in the works, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
Pitch perfect: British newcomer Sam Smith up for five Grammys
Sam Smith’s sad songs are bringing him true joy. The British singer is nominated for top Grammy Awards and is the leader so far with five, including...
Bill Cosby’s attorney says comedian target of extortion
Bill Cosby’s attorney on Thursday said a lawsuit accusing the comedian of sexually molesting a teenager four decades ago was meritless and alleged...
Oppa! Here’s how Psy broke YouTube with Gangnam Style
YouTube says 2012 mega-hit Gangnam Style by South Korea’s Psy - accompanied by a horse-riding-like dance that became a global sensation - this week...
Three more women allege sexual assault against Bill Cosby
Three women who claim to have been sexually assaulted by comedian Bill Cosby have outlined the details of their allegations in an emotional news conference...
Lady Gaga, Dr. Luke deny Kesha lawyer’s rape accusations
Representatives for both Lady Gaga and music producer Dr Luke are denying a claim that Dr Luke sexually assaulted her.
Sherlock nemesis Andrew Scott ‘in line’ to be next Bond villain
Andrew Scott is rumoured to be going from Sherlock nemesis to Bond villain. The Sherlock star, who plays the detective’s nemesis Moriarty in the BBC...
Woman sues Bill Cosby, claims underage abuse
Bill Cosby was sued Tuesday by a Southern California woman who claims the comedian molested her in a bedroom of the Playboy Mansion around 1974 when she...
The Rolling Stones saxophonist Bobby Keys dies at 70
Bobby Keys, a saxophonist and life-long rock ‘n roller known to millions for his blasting solo on the Rolling Stones’ “Brown Sugar,”...
Bruce Springsteen, Chris Martin stand in for Bono at Times Square AIDS show
The heads of the E Street Band and Coldplay filled in for the still-recovering Bono in a Times Square concert in New York to rally support for fighting...
Dark, epic and effects-laden ‘The Hobbit’ finale premieres in London
The final installment of director Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” trilogy debuted in a much-anticipated premiere in London on Monday.
Scarlett Johansson ‘secretly marries fiance’ after birth of daughter
Scarlett Johansson and her fiance Romain Dauriac have reportedly tied the knot in secret after the birth of their daughter Rose.
Brad Pitt movie a piracy hit following Sony studio cyberattack
Brad Pitt’s war movie ‘Fury’ has been a hit on file-sharing sites since it was stolen in a Nov.
Do you want to build a sequel? Frozen 2 could be in the works
Actress and singer Idina Menzel has hinted that Disney’s “Frozen” will be getting a sequel.
Mickey Rourke wins farcical boxing match against opponent 33 years his junior
Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke has beaten a boxer less than half his age in a comeback bout in Moscow.
Brand new ‘Star Wars’ movie trailer premieres with Millennium Falcon
The first trailer for the new Star Wars has been released and it contains some old favourites including the Millennium Falcon, stormtroopers and a new-style...