Al Pacino, 83, expecting his fourth child
Oscar winner Al Pacino is expecting his fourth child at the age of 83. A representative for the actor confirmed the news on Wednesday (May 31). Celebrity news website TMZ said Pacino's girlfriend, 29-year-old producer Noor Alfallah was e...
Broadway's first all-Filipino musical
Political disco drama ‘Here Lies Love’ tells the story of the tumultuous rise and fall of former Filipina first lady Imelda Marcos. The musical is being celebrated for featuring Broadway's first all-Filipino cast, but critics called the ...
'Anatomy of a Fall' wins Cannes Film Festival
French director Justine Triet took the top prize at the Cannes Film Festival for her courtroom drama ‘Anatomy of a Fall’. It caps off a strong year for female directors, with a record seven of the 21 movies directed by women.
Disgraced entertainer Rolf Harris dies, 93
Former Australian entertainer Rolf Harris, who was jailed for a series of indecent assaults on girls, has died aged 93. Harris was found guilty of a string of indecent assaults between 1968 and 1986 and was jailed for five years and nine...
DiCaprio: Scorsese 'greatest of all time'
Leonardo DiCaprio gushed over Martin Scorsese's filmmaking "ferocity" on Sunday as they basked in rave reviews at Cannes for their Native American crime epic "Killers of the Flower Moon". Scorsese's latest opus, about a wave of murders a...
Scorsese debuts 'Killers of the Flower Moon' in Cannes
Martin Scorsese unveiled “Killers of the Flower Moon” at Cannes on Saturday, debuting a sweeping American epic about greed and exploitation on the bloody plains of an Osage Nation reservation in 1920s Oklahoma.
Harrison Ford awarded honarary Palme d'Or at Cannes
The US actor was awarded an honorary Palme d'Or for lifetime achievement at the Cannes Film Festival ahead of the premiere of his latest, and last, Indiana Jones film.
New Indiana Jones premieres at Cannes
Harrison Ford swung into Cannes on Thursday (May 18) for the world premiere of “Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny”.
Yen feels the weight of Japan's streaming addiction
Japan's so-called "digital deficit," an increasing flow of money overseas to pay for services like video and music streaming, is turning into a structural weight on the yen. Paul Dobson reports on Bloomberg Television.
Dancing Brooklyn kid goes viral
Six-year-old Brooklyn boy Jakai's dancing has caught the attention of people on social media. He now has 100,000 followers on TikTok and Instagram.
Disney scraps plans for Florida campus
The Walt Disney Company has scrapped a plans for a new campus that would have brought thousands of employees to Florida. The entertainment giant was prepared to fork out nearly $1 billion for the campus.
Cannes 2023 kicks off with Johnny Depp's return
The Cannes Film Festival red carpet sprang to life Tuesday with the premiere of the Louis XV period drama “Jeanne du Barry", with Johnny Depp, as the French Riviera movie pageant launched a star-studded and potentially controversy-rife 7...
Cannes 2023 sees more women for Palme d’Or
Some of the biggest names in the movie business are in the French Riviera for the opening of the 76th Cannes Film Festival. And for the first time in its history, more than a third of the 21 films competing for the top award, the Palme D...
Tom Hanks open to acting with A.I. help
'Forrest Gump' and 'Cast Away' actor Tom Hanks says Artificial Intelligence could be used to recreate his image to appear in movies "from now until kingdom come".
Peacock lands exclusive rights to NFL playoff game
While NFL games consistently dominate cable TV ratings, the league is taking another major step to acknowledge the changing preferences of viewers by offering a playoff game next season exclusively on a digital platform. The NFL announce...
76th Cannes film festival gets underway
Cannes braces itself for stars, film fans, and protestors, as the annual film festival gets underway in the southern French city on Tuesday evening.
Queen & Paddington Bear skit wins award
Paddington Bear’s unexpected tea with the late Queen during the Platinum Jubilee celebrations last year has won the Memorable Moment gong at the BAFTA TV Awards.
Sweden wins Eurovision song contest
Sweden has won the 67th Eurovision Song Contest with its anti-war protest show. The Swedish singer-songwriter Loreen started the night as runaway favourite as her song 'tattoo' showed support for Ukraine.
Sweden's Loreen makes Eurovision history
Sweden's Loreen won Eurovision 2023, becoming the first woman to triumph twice in the contest. Finland's Käärijä, a green-bolero-sleeved rapper, came second. He won the viewer vote with "Cha Cha Cha", but it was not enough to overtake Lo...
What the real Jim Balsillie thinks about the Blackberry movie
A new movie takes on the rise and fall of the iconic tech device Blackberry, but how accurate is the portrayal? A conversation with two people who know the real story well: former Research in Motion co-CEO Jim Balsillie and Jacquie McNis...
Eurovision 2023: Final 10 acts chosen
Belgium and Albania are through while Iceland misses out as 10 out of 16 countries qualify for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest.
Eurovision Song Contest finalists decided
The last places have been filled for Saturday's Eurovision Song Contest grand finale. Sixteen acts have performed in tonight's semi-final and ten have gone through after a public vote.
Teacher's OnlyFans account might get her fired
A special education teaching assistant in Vancouver who created an OnlyFans account to supplement her income is facing a threat to her day job after someone complained. The school district told her to stop posting on the paid subscriptio...
Sweden favourite to win Eurovision
Sweden's Loreen is a hot favourite to win the Eurovision Song Contest. The star won the competition back in 2012 and has now sailed through to the grand finale this year.
Eurovision: Ireland, Sweden through after the first semi-final
A good night for Sweden and a bad night for Ireland as 10 out of 15 countries qualify for the final of the Eurovision Song Contest.
Mixed results for Nintendo
Nintendo is enjoying the box office success of "The Super Mario Bros. Movie" but there are financial worries at the Japanese company's core business.
Plan unveiled to build MLB stadium in Orlando
Orlando’s NBA owner Pat Williams thinks he’ll be able to work his ‘magic’ and bring to bring an MLB team to the city and possibly lure the Rays to Central Florida.
Causes & Consequences of Hollywood writers strike
Thousands of film and TV writers are on strike, halting most productions. Abbott Elementary writer Brittani Nichols and NPR TV critic Eric Deggans break down what it will take to get writers back to work and what this means for viewers.
Coronation concert tops off weekend of pomp and pageantry
Lionel Richie and Katy Perry have performed at King Charles III's Coronation Concert. The newly-crowned King and royal family joined thousands of people for the grand finale to the weekend of royal events. The stage lights, lasers and dr...