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Beauty and the Beast breaks box office records

Beauty and the Beast breaks box office records

Beauty and the Beast has enchanted film fans on its opening weekend - taking $350m (£282m) around the world. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 21, 2017  10:03 am

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dies

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dies

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry has died aged 90, police in the US state of Missouri report. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 19, 2017  7:56 am

Buddha to Krishna: Life and Times of George Keyt

Buddha to Krishna: Life and Times of George Keyt

George Keyt (1901 - 1993) is rightly regarded as an icon of modern art, a demi-God in Sri Lanka. Much is known about Keyt the painter, although his personal life, despite his naturally gregarious nature and his love for writing, remains a mystery. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 17, 2017  11:57 am

Disney pulls Beauty and the Beast in Malaysia following censorship

Disney pulls Beauty and the Beast in Malaysia following censorship

Walt Disney has shelved the release of its new film Beauty and the Beast in Malaysia after film censors said it could only be approved if cut to remove a “gay moment”. MORE..

(0)Comments | March 14, 2017  5:00 pm

Ed Sheeran to make guest appearance in Game of Thrones

Ed Sheeran to make guest appearance in Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones producers have confirmed Ed Sheeran will make a cameo appearance in the seventh series of the show. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 13, 2017  4:13 pm

GOT Season 7 to be aired in July

GOT Season 7 to be aired in July

Game of Thrones bosses have confirmed the show will return to our screens in July. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 10, 2017  4:47 pm

Russia gives Beauty and the Beast a 16+ rating

Russia gives Beauty and the Beast a 16+ rating

Russia’s Culture Ministry is to allow the release of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast - but children under the age of 16 will not be allowed to see it. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 8, 2017  11:43 am

Ed Sheeran’s ‘Divide’ Smashes Spotify Records For First-Day Streams

Ed Sheeran’s ‘Divide’ Smashes Spotify Records For First-Day Streams

Ed Sheeran continues to take the world by storm, with the long-awaited release of his new album Divide (styled ÷) exciting Sheerios around the world on Friday (March 3) -- and subsequently breaking one day stream records on Spotify. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 7, 2017  12:49 pm

Accountants in Oscar flub off the show

Accountants in Oscar flub off the show

The president of the film academy says the two accountants responsible for the best-picture flub at Sunday’s Academy Awards will never return to the Oscar show. MORE...

(0)Comments | March 2, 2017  12:17 pm

Oscar Winners of 2017

Oscar Winners of 2017

The Oscar Winners of 2017 are as follows ; MORE...

(0)Comments | February 28, 2017  12:27 pm

Moonlight wins best picture Oscar, after Warren Beatty gives gong to La La Land

Moonlight wins best picture Oscar, after Warren Beatty gives gong to La La Land

Moonlight has won the best picture Oscar in a chaotic awards ceremony climax which mistakenly awarded the top honour to La La Land, a fiasco which stunned Hollywood and viewers around the world. MORE...

(0)Comments | February 27, 2017  2:56 pm

Actor Bill Paxton dead at 61

Actor Bill Paxton dead at 61

Actor Bill Paxton has died due to complications from surgery, People magazine reported. MORE...

(0)Comments | February 26, 2017  10:00 pm

Kutcher pushes to end human trafficking

Kutcher pushes to end human trafficking

Actor and activist, Ashton Kutcher, went before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday, in an effort to end human trafficking and modern slavery. MORE...

(0)Comments | February 17, 2017  3:27 pm

YouTube and Disney sever ties with PewDiePie over anti-Semitic videos

YouTube and Disney sever ties with PewDiePie over anti-Semitic videos

YouTube and Disney have cut ties with influential Swedish YouTube star PewDiePie after he posted several videos that were deemed anti-Semitic. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 15, 2017  2:39 pm

‘Burning Birds’ (Davena Vihagun): Film Review

‘Burning Birds’ (Davena Vihagun): Film Review

Sanjeewa Pushpakumara’s drama, about a poor Sri Lankan villager’s struggle for her family’s survival after her husband’s death, bows at Rotterdam after its appearances in Busan and Tokyo. MORE..

(0)Comments | February 1, 2017  3:16 pm

French beauty crowned Miss Universe, first since 1953

French beauty crowned Miss Universe, first since 1953

France won its first Miss Universe crown in 64 years on Monday in a made-for-television spectacle where finalists spoke out on the refugee crisis and other hot-button global issues. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 31, 2017  1:14 pm

Michael Jackson ‘was murdered’, claims daughter Paris

Michael Jackson ‘was murdered’, claims daughter Paris

Paris Jackson has claimed her superstar father was murdered and that “everybody in the family knows it”. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 25, 2017  12:25 pm

A Dog’s Purpose premiere cancelled after leaked video of stunt dog ‘in distress’

A Dog’s Purpose premiere cancelled after leaked video of stunt dog ‘in distress’

The world premiere of A Dog’s Purpose, Universal’s new canine adventure, has been cancelled following the emergence of a video that appears to show a stunt dog in distress on the film’s set. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 20, 2017  6:20 pm

James Cameron producing documentary series on history of science fiction

James Cameron producing documentary series on history of science fiction

The man behind some of the finest sci-fi films of all time is going to delve into the history of the genre itself. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 17, 2017  4:31 pm

Parakrama Niriella to open Bahuroopi theatre festival

Parakrama Niriella to open Bahuroopi theatre festival

Veteran Sri Lankan dramatist and theater director, Parakrama Niriella, will inaugurate Bahuroopi international theatre festival which will start on January 13 in Mysore, India. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 10, 2017  3:27 pm

Veteran Indian actor Om Puri dies aged 66

Veteran Indian actor Om Puri dies aged 66

Veteran Indian actor Om Puri, star of British hit East is East, has died aged 66, a family member told the BBC. MORE..

(0)Comments | January 6, 2017  11:44 am

Serena Williams engaged to Reddit co-founder

Serena Williams engaged to Reddit co-founder

Serena Williams has used the social media platform Reddit to announce that she is engaged to its co-founder, Alexis Ohanian. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 31, 2016  3:27 pm

2016: The year the music died

2016: The year the music died

Move over, 1959. Step aside, 1970. When it comes to the deaths of musical icons, 2016 may be the worst year ever. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 27, 2016  12:26 pm

George Michael: Pop superstar dies at 53

George Michael: Pop superstar dies at 53

Singer George Michael has died at his home at the age of 53. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 26, 2016  1:21 pm

Lin-Manuel Miranda named AP Entertainer of the year

Lin-Manuel Miranda named AP Entertainer of the year

Winning a Pulitzer Prize and a clutch of Tony Awards in a single one year would be enough for anyone. Not Lin-Manuel Miranda. Not in 2016. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 22, 2016  3:37 pm