Joan Rivers stable after ‘critical’ health scare during throat surgery
Comedian Joan Rivers is “resting comfortably” in hospital after a health scare, her daughter has said.
Social media clawing over a kitty-or-not cat-astrophe
Hello Kitty may be celebrating her 40th anniversary this year, but it seems fans may be in for a bigger shock than just her age.
"That’s nice": Jon Voight did not know about daughter’s wedding to Brad Pitt
Angelina Jolie’s father Jon Voight found out about his daughter’s surprise wedding to Brad Pitt when the rest of the world did.
Wedding bells at last as ‘Brangelina’ get hitched in France
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Hollywood’s power couple, were married Saturday in a small chapel in a private ceremony attended by family and friends.
Kate Bush roared back on to the stage after 35 year absence
Kate Bush was welcomed to the stage for her first live gig in 35 years by a massive roar from the sell-out crowd at the Hammersmith Apollo, in London.
Wanted: Miley Cyrus’ MTV awards date has warrant for arrest
The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon.
Prince to release new albums after record label bust-up
U.S. pop star Prince will release two new albums at the end of September, his record label said on Tuesday, marking the end of one of the longest-running...
Ending on a high: ‘Breaking Bad’ final season wins Emmy top honours
The final season of “Breaking Bad” proved a winner at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, with star Bryan Cranston winning again as best dramatic...
'Cool' TV upstarts and film stars hope to shake up Primetime Emmy Awards
Three TV upstarts and a field of film stars could shake up the annual Primetime Emmy Awards tonight in a validation of the industry’s move toward...
Bow down: Beyonce rules the MTV Video Music Awards
Beyonce was the reigning queen of Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards. The diva closed the awards show with an epic nearly 20-minute performance.
Suge Knight shot at Chris Brown’s 1OAK pre-VMAs party
Music producer Suge Knight has been shot at a pre-VMA party thrown by singer Chris Brown at 1OAK nightclub in Los Angeles.
John Lennon’s killer denied parole for eighth time
Nearly 34 years after killing John Lennon, Mark David Chapman has had his eighth application for parole denied.
India blocks film on Indira Gandhi killing
India has blocked the release of a film on the assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, saying it glorifies her killers and could trigger...
Shakira’s hit song ripped off Dominican artist, says New York judge
A federal judge has found that a hit 2010 song by Colombian pop star Shakira copied a Dominican songwriter’s work.
Singer Cilla Black says she’s positive old friend Cliff Richard is innocent
Sir Cliff Richard’s close friend Cilla Black has said she is “absolutely positive” allegations he sexually assaulted a boy are untrue.
Don Pardo, voice of ‘Saturday Night Live’, dies at 96
Don Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose booming baritone became as much a part of the cultural landscape as the shows and products...
Kung fu star Jackie Chan’s son arrested in Chinese celebrity drug crackdown
Chinese movie and TV star Jaycee Chan, son of veteran action hero Jackie Chan, is the latest actor to be arrested for drug-related crimes the South China...
Up, up and away! Superman comic auctioning on Ebay for $1.75 million
When Jerry Siegel and Joe Schuster’s Superman first appeared in 1938’s Action Comics #1, the character couldn’t fly, he could only leap...
Jennifer Lawrence ‘consciously coupling’ with Coldplay’s Chris Martin
Jennifer Lawrence seems to have a thing for British guys. Having recently split from actor Nicholas Hoult, the Hunger Games star, 24, is now said to be...
George Clooney’s fiancée chosen for 3-person panel to investigate Gaza war
British-Lebanese lawyer Amal Alamuddin, who is engaged to marry George Clooney, has been chosen for the UN’s three-member commission of inquiry looking...
Pushing 80, but Donald Sutherland still a hit at Teen Choice Awards
Say it ain’t Snow! Donald Sutherland is 79, but still won big at the Teen Choice Awards.
Hollywood hard man Steven Seagal plays Crimea gig for pro-Russia separatists
Hollywood tough guy and musician Steven Seagal has played a weekend concert in the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea, appearing on a stage adorned with the...
Cruz and Bardem ‘face Hollywood backlash’ over criticism of Israel
Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem are reportedly facing a Hollywood backlash over their criticism of Israel’s offensive in Gaza.
Beatles’ Abbey Road crossing could get traffic warden to protect fans
Tourists flocking to one of Britain’s favourite musical landmarks to recreate the Beatles’ Abbey Road crossing could see the addition of a...
Universal Pictures sinks teeth into Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles
For those who haven’t yet had their fill of silver screen vampires, rejoice.
'Just Facetimed Malala': Bieber's unlikely bond with charity campaigner
One is a human rights activist who has earned international acclaim for her battle for women’s freedom.
Robert Downey Jr.’s son charged with felony drug possession
Indio Downey, the 20-year-old son of actor Robert Downey Jr., has been charged with felony drug possession.
'I know who killed Jim Morrison': Marianne Faithfull's tell-all interview
Singer Marianne Faithfull has told a magazine her former boyfriend accidentally killed The Doors singer Jim Morrison 43 years ago.
JK Rowling sends ‘Dumbledore’ letter to family massacre survivor
JK Rowling has written to a teenager who found strength in the words of a “Harry Potter” character after her whole family was shot dead.
Sandra Bullock earns $51m to be Hollywood’s best paid actress
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock has climbed six places to top the list of Hollywood’s highest paid actresses - netting $51m in 12 months.