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Reuters Entertainment
Dec 07, 2019

'Tosca' with a touch of cinema enthrals Milan's La Scala at opening night
"Tosca", Giacomo Puccini's opera about a diva prepared to do anything for love, was given a cinematic flavor as it opened La Scala's season for the first time, winning a 16-minute ovation and a stage strewn with flowers from the audience on Saturday.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 07, 2019

Peloton 'wife' pops up in new advertisement
The actress who appeared in a widely criticized Christmas advertisement for exercise bike maker Peloton Interactive Inc has a new role selling gin for actor Ryan Reynolds.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 06, 2019

'Irishman' draws 17 million U.S. viewers on Netflix, Nielsen estimates
Martin Scorsese's new gangster film "The Irishman" was watched by an estimated 17.1 million Americans in its first five days of release on Netflix, according to Nielsen data released on Friday.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 06, 2019

Prosecutors seek to up Harvey Weinstein's bail, citing violations
Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has at times failed to wear a required electronic tracking device, New York prosecutors said Friday, asking a judge to increase his bail to $5 million, from $1 million, as he awaits trial on sexual assault charges.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 06, 2019

Bulgarian Mutafova, one of world's oldest actresses, dies at 97
Bulgarian Stoyanka Mutafova, one of the world's oldest actresses performing regularly on stage, has died aged 97.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 06, 2019

Singer Camila Cabello says 'Romance' album is all about falling in love
Camila Cabello is making up for lost time.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 05, 2019

R. Kelly faces new bribery charge in Brooklyn criminal case
Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn on Thursday unveiled a new criminal charge against singer R. Kelly, accusing him of arranging to bribe an official as part of a scheme to recruit underage girls for sex.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 05, 2019

Artists and DJs perform at Avicii tribute concert in Stockholm
DJs and singers such as France's David Guetta and Briton Rita Ora performed a tribute concert for charity in Stockholm on Thursday in honor of the late Swedish DJ Avicii.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 05, 2019

'Super Trouper': ABBA exhibition opens in London
From a superfan's shrine to a replica of the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest stage where they triumphed with "Waterloo", a new exhibition opening in London on Friday looks back at the huge success of Swedish pop sensation ABBA.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

'It's bittersweet': Leia has key role as 'Star Wars' wraps Skywalker saga
The highly anticipated final chapter in the Skywalker film saga will feature a significant role for Princess Leia, the beloved "Star Wars" character played by late actress Carrie Fisher.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

Immersive movie technology gets U.S. debut with new 'Jumanji' adventure
Moviegoers have been offered rolling seats, 3D glasses and even rain and smells in recent years as theater chains seek to fill seats.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

A decade in showbiz: #MeToo, Oscar drama and star-studded weddings
A showbiz decade marked by the emergence of the #MeToo movement, drama at Oscar time and a clutch of star-studded royal weddings is drawing to a close. Following are selected highlights.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

Inspired by grandfather, 'Bond' director Mendes returns with tense war film '1917'
Four years after wrapping up his second James Bond film, Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes is back, this time on the front lines of World War One in "1917," an ambitious drama inspired by his grandfather's experiences.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

With 'No Time to Die,' Daniel Craig's license as James Bond expires
In the latest James Bond movie, "No Time to Die," Daniel Craig dons the famed tuxedo of the iconic British secret agent 007 for his fifth and final time.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

The Who to return to Cincinnati, 40 years after concert tragedy
Veteran British rockers The Who will play Cincinnati next year for the first time since 1979, when a stampede before a concert they were giving in the city killed 11 fans.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

South Korean actor found dead in latest K-pop tragedy
South Korean actor Cha In-ha was found dead in his home, police said on Wednesday, the country's third young celebrity to die in the past two months amid growing debate about the intense social pressures artists face.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 04, 2019

Factbox: South Korea's K-pop industry hit by tragedies, scandal in 2019
South Korea's K-pop culture is one of the country's most lucrative soft power exports and has drawn a massive audience of young people internationally, especially in other Asian markets.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 03, 2019

South Korean actor Cha In-ha found dead in latest K-pop tragedy
South Korean actor Cha In-ha was found dead in his home, police said on Wednesday, the country's third young celebrity to die in the past two months amid growing debate about the intense social pressures artists face.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 03, 2019

With strong accent, Hugh Grant 'went for it' in Ritchie's 'The Gentlemen'
Hugh Grant is best known for playing the bumbling Englishman in romantic comedies so when the role of a cockney-accented private investigator in Guy Ritchie's new crime caper came up, the actor was a little hesitant to portray someone so different.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 03, 2019

Billie Eilish dominates 2019 on Apple Music
Newcomer Billie Eilish dominated Apple Music streams in 2019, scoring the top streamed album of the year with "When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?", Apple Music said on Tuesday.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 03, 2019

Actors Watson, Foy star in "Romeo and Juliet"-inspired 2020 Pirelli calendar
Italian photographer Paolo Roversi took inspiration from William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" for the 2020 Pirelli calendar, which features Hollywood names such as Emma Watson and Kristen Stewart as well as transgender model and actor Indya Moore.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 03, 2019

'Indiana Jones' scientists collect seeds in wild for climate change fight
Braving perils from blood-sucking leeches to tigers and using transport as basic as elephants, scientists have journeyed like "Indiana Jones" to remote locations to collect wild cousins of crop seeds in a project to help tackle climate change.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 01, 2019

A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire
From the world's youngest self-made billionaire to celebrities in court, the world of entertainment produced a wide array of headlines this year. Below are some of the biggest showbiz stories of 2019.

Reuters Entertainment
Dec 01, 2019

Box Office: 'Frozen 2' Sets Thanksgiving Record, 'Knives Out' Scores
LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney's "Frozen 2" stuffed the box office competition during Thanksgiving, generating $85.2 million over the weekend and a record-setting $123.7 million over the five-day holiday frame.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 30, 2019

Brazil's president accuses actor DiCaprio of financing Amazon fires, offers no evidence
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without presenting any evidence, the right-wing leader's latest broadside in casting blame over forest fires that have generated international concern.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 29, 2019

Disney's 'Frozen 2' thrills Sámi people in northern Europe
The sequel to Walt Disney Co's 2013 hit animated musical "Frozen" is generating excitement among indigenous Sámi people in northern Europe, whose culture the movie has taken inspiration from.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 29, 2019

K-pop singer sentenced to six years in jail for rape, sharing secret sex videos
A South Korean court sentenced a K-pop musician to six years in prison on Friday for raping a woman and distributing a video capturing the act in a case that drew attention to the darker side of the country's lucrative entertainment industry.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 28, 2019

Pussycat Dolls announce reunion tour 10 years after split
The Pussycat Dolls are reforming for a reunion tour kicking off in Dublin next year, the American girl band said on Thursday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 28, 2019

'Rise of Skywalker' actor John Boyega: 'I left the script under my bed'
British actor John Boyega said on Wednesday that he left his copy of the closely-guarded script for the new "Star Wars" movie under his bed, and that it ended up for sale on eBay.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 28, 2019

Love your clothes and pass them on, says Vogue supremo Wintour
Clothes should be cherished, re-worn and even passed on to the next generation, Anna Wintour, the influential editor of Vogue magazine said, calling for more sustainability in the fashion world and less of a throwaway culture.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 28, 2019

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea's K-pop world
The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious personal attacks and cyber bullying of vulnerable young stars, and how it mostly goes unpunished.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 27, 2019

Harvey Weinstein loses bid to dismiss sexual assault charges
A New York judge has denied Harvey Weinstein's request to dismiss two predatory sexual assault charges, ahead of the former Hollywood producer's trial in January.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 27, 2019

British celebrity chef Gary Rhodes dies suddenly at 59
British chef and TV presenter Gary Rhodes has died at the age of 59, prompting tributes from Gordon Ramsay, Jamie Oliver and Prue Leith to the "rock star of cooking".

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 27, 2019

British satirist and opera director Jonathan Miller dies aged 85
British satirist and director Jonathan Miller, whose career spanned over 50 years from the hit comedy review show "Beyond the Fringe" to directing for some of the world's grandest opera houses, has died aged 85.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 26, 2019

Stormzy is better at rap than politics, UK's Gove says
British minister Michael Gove dismissed Stormzy's criticism of Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday, saying the grime star was a far better rapper than he was a political analyst.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 25, 2019

Moroccan court jails rapper for insulting police
A Moroccan court on Monday sentenced a rap star to a year in prison and a fine of 1,000 dirhams ($103) for insulting the police in a case that has prompted rights groups to voice alarm over freedom of expression in the North African kingdom.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 25, 2019

'Knives Out': a whodunit set in contemporary America
Agatha Christie never imagined anything quite like this.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 25, 2019

From 'Godfather' to 'Irishman', Mafia is gift that keeps on giving
Stories about the mob have become offers that Hollywood cannot seem to refuse.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 25, 2019

K-pop star Koo Hara left 'pessimistic' note: police
K-pop singer Koo Hara left a "pessimistic" note, police said on Monday, a day after the former member of top South Korean girl group Kara was found dead.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 25, 2019

Taylor Swift puts rancor aside, smashes all-time American Music Award record
Taylor Swift took the high road as she won six American Music Awards on Sunday to surpass Michael Jackson's all-time record, avoiding any direct mention of a bitter dispute with her old record company.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 25, 2019

Factbox: Key winners at the 2019 American Music Awards
The 2019 American Music Awards, voted for by fans, took place in Los Angeles on Sunday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 24, 2019

Taylor Swift gets early American Music Awards win after tumultuous week
Taylor Swift won the first of five possible American Music Awards on Sunday, setting up a night she is expected to dominate after making headlines for the past week because of a bitter feud with her old record label.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 24, 2019

Box Office: 'Frozen 2' Dazzles With $127 Million Debut
LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Disney's "Frozen 2" iced out the box office competition in North America, where family audiences powered the animated adventure to a dazzling $130 million debut.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 24, 2019

Ex-member of K-pop girl group found dead: Yonhap
A former member of South Korea's top K-pop girl group was found dead on Sunday, the country's Yonhap news agency reported citing police.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 23, 2019

Absence of China a 'loss' at Chinese-language 'Oscars' in Taiwan
The absence of China was a "loss" at this year's Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese-speaking world's version of the Oscars, director Ang Lee said on Saturday, after Beijing ordered a boycott following controversy last year.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Singer Iggy Azalea reports jewelry worth $366,000 stolen in burglary
"Fancy" singer Iggy Azalea and her rapper boyfriend Playboi Carti reported a burglar stole over $366,000 in jewelry from their Atlanta home, police said on Friday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Apple delays movie theater release of 'The Banker'
Apple Inc is delaying the planned December movie theater release of movie "The Banker," one of its first original films, a source close to the company said on Friday, amid ongoing concerns about the period drama.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Michael Jackson Hollywood movie reported in the works
Michael Jackson's story is headed for Hollywood from the producer who helped make hit film "Bohemian Rhapsody," industry media reported on Friday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Death threats prompt music executive to appeal for peace in feud with Taylor Swift
Music executive Scooter Braun on Friday said his family had received "numerous death threats" over a feud with singer Taylor Swift, and appealed to her to make peace.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

KAPOW! Original Batman and Robin costumes to go under the hammer
A pair of Batman and Robin outfits, described as the only known complete costumes worn on the 1960s television show, is going up for auction in Los Angeles and the owner is determined that his childhood comic book heroes stay together.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Netflix says Staunton 'The Crown' casting reports 'pure speculation'
Netflix has dismissed as "pure speculation" media reports that British actress Imelda Staunton would portray Queen Elizabeth in future seasons of "The Crown", saying it was filming the fourth series and had yet to commission future installments.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Marking 40 years, Simple Minds say touring 'keeps us going'
Forty years since releasing their debut album, Scottish rock band Simple Minds have no plans to slow down just yet, saying life on the road is "the thing that keeps us going" as they embark on a world tour next year.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 22, 2019

Attention! South Korean boyband BTS have to do military service
Hit South Korean boy band BTS will not be given exemption from mandatory military service, the defense ministry has said, reaffirming its policy of no exceptions for pop stars.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 21, 2019

Victoria's Secret holiday fashion show canceled as marketing plans 'evolve'
The annual Victoria's Secret fashion show, known for its jewel-encrusted bras and supermodels sporting angel wings, will not be held this holiday season, parent L Brands Inc said on Thursday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 21, 2019

Vintage Marvel Comics book sells for record $1.26 million at auction
A 1939 comic book that introduced Marvel characters for the first time sold for a record $1.26 million at auction, Dallas-based auctioneer Heritage Auctions said on Thursday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 21, 2019

Coldplay won't tour new album, say want gigs to be 'sustainable'
British band Coldplay will not tour to promote their new album, but are working on how to make their gigs environmentally sustainable, lead singer Chris Martin said.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Apple cancels premiere of film 'The Banker' after unspecified 'concerns'
Apple Inc has canceled the world premiere of movie "The Banker," one of its first original films, as it investigates unspecified concerns surrounding the period drama, the company said on Wednesday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Vogue cover spotlights Mexico's transgender 'muxe' women
A culture of indigenous transgender women that has been part of southern Mexico's heritage for centuries is primed for global fashion cachet thanks to one of the world's top style magazines.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Hollywood group launches largest-ever survey on sexual harassment
Two years after the #MeToo scandal first roiled Hollywood, causing dozens of powerful men to lose their jobs, a new group on Wednesday launched what it said was the largest-ever industry-wide survey aimed at countering sexual misconduct in the entertainment industry.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett sues Chicago, claims malicious prosecution over alleged beating
Jussie Smollett has filed a lawsuit accusing Chicago of maliciously prosecuting him after concluding that the actor's claim to having been the victim of a racist and homophobic beating on a city street was a hoax.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Queen Elizabeth presents naturalist Attenborough with award for ocean pollution fight
Queen Elizabeth presented broadcaster David Attenborough with an award on Wednesday for his hit television nature series Blue Planet II, which raised public awareness around the world of the danger of plastic pollution in oceans.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett sues Chicago claiming malicious prosecution over alleged beating
Jussie Smollett has filed a lawsuit accusing Chicago of maliciously prosecuting him after concluding the actor's claim that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic beating on a city street was a hoax.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Julia Roberts once floated for role as African-American slavery hero Harriet Tubman
A Hollywood movie studio executive once suggested that Julia Roberts could play Harriet Tubman, the 19th century escaped slave who is seen as an African-American icon.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Jussie Smollett sues Chicago for malicious prosecution
The actor Jussie Smollett has sued the city of Chicago and multiple police officers for malicious prosecution, claiming they caused him economic harm, mental anguish and distress.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X dominate Grammy nods, Taylor Swift sidelined
Pop newcomers Lizzo, Billie Eilish and country rapper Lil Nas X dominated Grammy nominations on Wednesday in a list for the highest awards in the music industry that favored diversity and women over established stars like Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Anna and Elsa face risky journey in 'Frozen 2'
In the sequel to Walt Disney Co's 2013 hit animated musical "Frozen," sisters Anna and Elsa find themselves drawn far outside their icy kingdom of Arendelle.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Newcomers Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X lead Grammy nominations
Pop newcomer Lizzo led the Grammy nominations on Wednesday with eight nods, followed by 17-year-old alt-pop sensation Billie Eilish and country rapper Lil Nas X with six apiece.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Factbox: Key nominations for the 2020 Grammy awards
The nominations for the Grammy Awards, the highest honors in the music industry, were announced on Wednesday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Elton John: I needed teleprompter for Princess Diana's funeral song
British singer-songwriter Elton John said he was so worried about getting the words wrong when performing an adaptation of "Candle In the Wind" at Princess Diana's funeral that he had a teleprompter installed by the piano.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 20, 2019

Lizzo leads Grammy nominations with 8 nods, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X get 6 apiece
Pop artist Lizzo led the Grammy nominations on Wednesday with eight nods, followed by alt-pop sensation Billie Eilish, and country rapper Lil Nas X with six apiece.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 19, 2019

The Who are first honored as London unveils Music Walk of Fame
British rock band The Who became the first act to receive a paving stone on the Music Walk of Fame in London on Tuesday, in the unveiling of a new cultural attraction that echoes the starry sidewalks of Hollywood Boulevard.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 19, 2019

Ukrainian artist strikes a chord with matchsticks
Ukrainian Bogdan Senchukov wants to carve his way into the Guinness Records: by making the world's biggest collection of musical instruments from matchsticks. 

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 19, 2019

MTV launches 2020 ' 1thevote' campaign to mobilize Millennials and Gen Z
In 1990, a bikini-clad Madonna wrapped in a U.S. flag urged MTV viewers to vote in Senate elections as the youth television network partnered with a "Rock the Vote" campaign that mixed pop culture and politics.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 18, 2019

'The Crown' peddles subversive republican message, says royal historian
Television series "The Crown" might have won millions of fans across the globe with its dramatization of the life and reign of Britain's Queen Elizabeth but one royal historian has accused it of peddling a subversive republican message.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 18, 2019

Love Mud Do: McCartney to headline 50th Glastonbury Festival
Former Beatle Paul McCartney will headline Glastonbury Festival, the pinnacle of Britain's pop music calendar, for its 50th anniversary next year, organisers said on Monday.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 18, 2019

Miniature Bronte manuscript returns to author's childhood home
A miniature manuscript written by the teenage Charlotte Bronte is returning to her childhood home in West Yorkshire after it was bought by a British museum at auction in Paris.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 18, 2019

Bronte museum pays 780,000 euros at auction for miniature manuscript
A miniature book written by the teenage Charlotte Bronte was bought at auction in Paris on Monday for 780,000 euros ($862,446.00) by a British museum whose bid was boosted by an appeal from actress Judi Dench.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 18, 2019

Qantas urges rapper will.i.am to withdraw racism accusation against staffer
Australia's flagship airline, Qantas, said on Monday it stood ready to offer legal assistance to a member of its flight crew named in a racism accusation by Black Eyed Peas rapper will.i.am on social media.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 17, 2019

Box Office: 'Ford v Ferrari' Races to First Place, 'Charlie's Angels' Collapses
LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Ford v Ferrari" left its box office competitors in the dust as Disney's historical sports drama sped its way to $31 million in North America.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 16, 2019

Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri arrested for suspected drug possession: NHK
Japanese actress Erika Sawajiri, famous for her role in 2005 drama "1 Litre of Tears", has been arrested on suspicion of possessing drugs, NHK reported on Saturday citing unnamed sources.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

'Joker' expected to cross $1 billion global box office milestone
Comic book movie "Joker" is poised to surpass $1 billion in global ticket sales on Friday, becoming the first R-rated Hollywood movie ever to overcome the milestone.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

Taylor Swift wins some support in feud with old label, and lots of silence
Taylor Swift and her former record label traded barbed accusations on Friday about her rights to perform her old songs, winning support from singers like Selena Gomez and Sara Bareilles but silence from many of the big hitters in the music business.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

Victoria Beckham knew fashion industry would dismiss her as a wannabe
Former pop-star Victoria Beckham knew she'd have to win over hard-to-impress fashion critics when she launched her first clothing line a decade ago, but the one-time Spice Girl said the industry was much harder to crack than she had ever imagined.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

Taylor Swift says AMA performance in doubt due to dispute with former label
Pop superstar Taylor Swift has told fans her planned appearance at this month's American Music Awards ceremony is in jeopardy, saying executives at her former record label will not allow her to perform her older songs on television.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

New 'Star Wars' title from EA set to be big draw this holiday season
Electronic Arts Inc launched "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" on Friday, garnering strong reviews for its flagship action-adventure series that is crucial to its holiday sales, after the videogame publisher shelved "NBA Live" game.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

Taylor Swift says record label won't allow her to perform old songs on awards ceremony
American pop singer Taylor Swift has told fans that her planned appearance at an awards ceremony is in doubt, saying executives connected to the company that owns master recordings of her old songs will not allow her to perform them on television.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

Taylor Swift 'not allowed' to perform old songs at awards amid music row
American pop singer and songwriter Taylor Swift has told fans that her upcoming performance at a music awards ceremony is in doubt after two record executives said she could not perform her old songs on television.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 15, 2019

Taylor Swift 'not allowed' to perform at awards amid music row
American pop singer and songwriter Taylor Swift has told fans that her upcoming performance at a music awards ceremony is in doubt after two record executives said she could not perform her songs on television.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 14, 2019

Beyond Baby Shark: creator of viral hit eyes China with dinosaurs
The creator of the children's song "Baby Shark," which has become a global phenomenon, says the firm is eyeing the Chinese market, where the tune did not quite catch on, with a brand new character featuring dinosaurs.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 14, 2019

Netflix to change Nazi guard documentary after Polish complaint
Netflix said on Thursday it would make changes to maps in a documentary that showed German Nazi death camps inside the borders of modern Poland, after Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki pressed the streaming and production company to act.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 14, 2019

Robert De Niro to get lifetime achievement award from actor union
(Adds full name of labor union in paragraph two, fixes headline)

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 14, 2019

'Mandalorian' creator Favreau teases more 'Star Wars' surprises
"The Mandalorian" creator Jon Favreau and cast members debuted the "Star Wars" series on Wednesday at a red-carpet event for fans and promised more surprises following the reveal of an unexpected new character in the first episode.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 14, 2019

Pidgin perfect: Slang spreads message for Nigeria's 'opera queen'
Dressed in a bright red and blue robe and backed by a local band with an eclectic range of instruments, Helen Epega beats a steel drum as she declaims dramatically to an unseen audience.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 14, 2019

A Minute With: Alicia Vikander, Wash Westmoreland on thriller 'Earthquake Bird'
Swedish-born Oscar winner Alicia Vikander performs in both English and Japanese in her new movie, thriller "Earthquake Bird", as she immerses herself in 1980s Tokyo.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 13, 2019

'The Crown' welcomes its new royals in Season 3 launch
Television fans welcomed a new queen on Wednesday as Olivia Colman and other stars of royal drama "The Crown" turned out for the world premiere of the Netflix show's third season.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 13, 2019

Disney streaming exceeds expectations with 10 million sign-ups, shares surge
Walt Disney Co on Wednesday said its new streaming service, Disney , reached 10 million sign-ups since launching the previous day from "extraordinary consumer demand," sending shares up 3.5%.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 13, 2019

'Ford v Ferrari': racing and friendship 'told at 230 mph'
You don't need to be a motor racing fan to watch "Ford v Ferrari" because the battle to win is played out as much between the men making the cars as those behind the wheel.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 13, 2019

Rare photographs capture Rolling Stones' humble beginnings
A series of rarely seen black-and-white photographs dating back to the Rolling Stones' first concert tour in 1963 will go on display in east London this month.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 13, 2019

Disney streaming service reaches 10 million sign-ups, shares surge
Walt Disney Co on Wednesday said its new streaming service, Disney , has reached 10 million sign-ups since launching on Nov. 12, sending shares up 3.5% to $143.53 on the New York Stock Exchange.

Reuters Entertainment
Nov 13, 2019

Jay-Z, Iconix settle lawsuits over licensing, alleged fraud
Jay-Z and Iconix Brand Group Inc have settled a series of legal disputes arising from transactions between the rapper and the clothing licensing company dating back to 2007.

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