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Mar 21, 2019

Royal but regular: Will Harry and Meghan seek 'normality' for their baby?
Wearing his army fatigues while on tour in Afghanistan in 2013 thousands of miles from home, Britain's Prince Harry cut a relaxed figure as he told journalists: "I am one of the guys, I don't get treated any differently."

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 21, 2019

Bring a hankie - heartwarming 'Dumbo' movie may also bring tears
Bring a hankie to the new movie version of Disney's flying elephant tale "Dumbo" because it may be a little dark for some people.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 21, 2019

'Thrones' star Emilia Clarke reveals close brushes with death
"Game of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke on Thursday revealed she suffered two brain aneurysms during her early years with the hit television show that left her convinced she would die.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 21, 2019

Nostalgic 'Only Fools and Horses' stage show soothes divided Britain
British comedy "Only Fools and Horses" ran for decades, drew the biggest home audience yet for a TV episode - and has smashed box office records with a West End musical version that resonates in a nation riven by Brexit and yearning for simpler times.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 21, 2019

Solar and wind firms call the 'Green New Deal' too extreme
U.S. solar and wind power companies may have the most to gain from the Green New Deal, an ambitious proposal backed by several Democratic presidential candidates to end U.S. fossil fuel consumption within a decade.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 20, 2019

Bill Murray film's use of famed U.S. horse racing phrase draws lawsuit
U.S. horse racing announcer Dave Johnson, who called Triple Crown races for ABC television for two decades, on Wednesday sued the makers of Bill Murray's 2014 film "St. Vincent" for using his signature phrase "and down the stretch they come" without permission.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 20, 2019

Magnitude 6.3 quake strikes east of Luganville, Vanuatu: USGS
A quake of magnitude 6.3 struck 64 kms east of Luganville on the coast of Espiritu Santo, the largest island in Vanuatu, on Wednesday at a depth of 123 kms, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 20, 2019

London Harry Potter studio tour expands with Gringotts Bank
Run by goblins and boasting secure vaults guarded by a dragon, Gringotts Bank is where witches and wizards come to store their money and treasures in the magical world of Harry Potter.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 20, 2019

Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus, The Killers among Woodstock 50 lineup
Rapper Jay-Z, singer Miley Cyrus and rockers The Killers are among the stars booked to perform at an event marking the 50th anniversary in August of the Woodstock festival, one of popular music's most historic moments.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 20, 2019

Open that door? Netflix explores choose-your-own horror, romance
A Netflix Inc experiment that began with viewers picking a movie character's breakfast cereal may expand to letting the audience choose the best on-screen date or the safest path to escape an ax murderer.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 19, 2019

Publishers sue Peloton for using songs by Katy Perry, Rihanna, Timberlake, others
Publishers representing the writers of songs by Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood and hundreds of other artists sued Peloton Interactive Inc on Tuesday, accusing the maker of video-streaming stationary bicycles of copyright infringement.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 19, 2019

Publishers sue Peloton over use of Katy Perry, Rihanna, Timberlake, other songs
Publishers representing the writers of songs by Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, Carrie Underwood and hundreds of other artists sued Peloton Interactive Inc on Tuesday, accusing the maker of video-streaming stationary bicycles of copyright infringement.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 19, 2019

American fans eagerly expect Meghan and Harry's baby
Fascination, pride and the best soap opera in the world have many Americans eagerly awaiting the impending birth of Prince Harry and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle's first child.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 18, 2019

Rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis in rehab following stroke
Rock 'n' roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has been discharged from a hospital to a rehabilitation center in Memphis, Tennessee, two weeks after suffering a stroke, his publicist said on Monday, quoting his doctor as saying Lewis is expected to fully recover.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 18, 2019

Warner Bros CEO Kevin Tsujihara resigns as AT&T probes 'mistakes'
Kevin Tsujihara has resigned as the head of Warner Bros as one of Hollywood's most powerful studios investigates a report that he improperly helped an actress obtain roles at the studio.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 18, 2019

CEO steps down as Warner Bros probes his role in helping actress
Kevin Tsujihara has resigned as the head of Warner Bros as one of Hollywood's most powerful studios investigates a report that he improperly helped an actress obtain roles at the studio.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 18, 2019

Warner Bros CEO Kevin Tsujihara steps down
Warner Bros Chairman and Chief Executive Kevin Tsujihara has resigned from one of Hollywood's most powerful studios following a report that he improperly helped an actress obtain roles at the studio.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 17, 2019

Dick Dale, surf guitar pioneer, dies at 81
Dick Dale, who became known as "king of the surf guitar" with a twangy rapid-fire, reverb-heavy sound that he said recreated what he heard in his head while riding the waves, has died at the age of 81, according to media reports.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 17, 2019

Box Office: 'Captain Marvel' conquers again with $69 million
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Newcomers were no match for Disney's "Captain Marvel" at the domestic box office. The superhero blockbuster soared past the competition, bringing in $69 million in its second weekend of release.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

Red Hot Chili Peppers rock Egypt's pyramids
Californian group Red Hot Chili Peppers played in front of Egypt's great pyramids of Giza on Friday, entertaining more than 10,000 people at the site and many more over a livestream link.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

Pimco says college scandal mastermind spoke at two events it hosted
The figure at the center of the U.S. college cheating scandal spoke twice in the past decade at events hosted by Pacific Investment Management Co (Pimco), one of the world's largest asset managers whose former chief executive is ensnared in the fraud, the company said on Friday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

First parent pleads not guilty in biggest U.S. college admissions scandal
The temporarily ousted chief executive of Advantage Lithium Corp pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges of participating in the largest college admissions fraud scheme in U.S. history.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

Pimco says some staff used 'legitimate' services of college scandal mastermind
The figure at the center of the U.S. college cheating scandal spoke twice in the past decade at events hosted by Pacific Investment Management Co (Pimco), one of the world's largest asset managers whose former chief executive is ensnared in the fraud, the company said on Friday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

Lithium executive pleads not guilty in biggest U.S. college admissions scandal
The temporarily ousted chief executive of Advantage Lithium Corp pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges of participating in the largest college-admissions fraud scheme in U.S. history.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

Louis Vuitton pulls Michael Jackson-themed items from collection
French fashion house Louis Vuitton has pulled Michael Jackson-themed items from its 2019 summer menswear collection following a documentary about alleged child abuse by the late pop star.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 15, 2019

Lithium executive latest to face charges in sprawling U.S. college admissions scandal
The temporarily ousted chief executive of Advantage Lithium Corp on Friday is set to become the latest wealthy person to face criminal charges of participating in the largest college-admissions fraud scheme in U.S. history.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Who's next? Daltrey and Townshend set for 'full throttle' tour, album
"I hope I die before I get old," The Who sang in their 1965 hit "My Generation".

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

TPG Rise founder leaves firm in wake of U.S. college admissions scandal
TPG Capital said on Thursday it had fired senior executive Bill McGlashan after he was charged in connection with a U.S. college fraud scheme that has ensnared Hollywood celebrities and corporate elite.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Celebrities lose work, students sue U.S. colleges in admissions scandal
Hollywood actress Lori Loughlin was dropped by a TV network and her daughter lost a sponsorship deal on Thursday, while students sued prestigious universities in growing fallout from a massive college bribery scandal.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Advantage Lithium replaces CEO in wake of college admissions scandal
Advantage Lithium Corp said on Thursday it has temporarily replaced Chief Executive David Sidoo as he battles U.S. fraud charges connected to a sweeping college admissions scandal.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

A little love on the campaign trail - Rosario Dawson dating Cory Booker
Actress Rosario Dawson, whose film credits include "Rent" and "Men in Black II," has confirmed reports she is dating U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Cory Booker, calling him "a wonderful human being" who she loves and admires.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

TPG says executive McGlashan fired in wake of U.S. college admissions scandal
TPG Capital said on Thursday it had fired senior executive Bill McGlashan, effective immediately, as he faces charges connected to a U.S. college fraud scheme.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Lori Loughlin dropped from Hallmark channel roles after cheating scandal
Crown Media Family Networks, the company that owns the Hallmark cable channel, stopped working with its "Garage Sale Mysteries" star, Lori Loughlin, after she was charged in a college admissions scandal, it said on Thursday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Sephora cuts ties with TV star's daughter after college cheating scam
LVMH's Sephora beauty chain ended its partnership with Olivia Jade following a massive college cheating scandal involving her celebrity parents who were charged this week in an alleged scheme to help rich Americans get their children into elite universities.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Trump fails to end 'Apprentice' contestant's defamation lawsuit
A New York state appeals court rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's effort to dismiss a defamation lawsuit by Summer Zervos, a former contestant on his television show "The Apprentice," or delay it until after he leaves the White House.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Trump fails to end 'Apprentice' contestant's lawsuit
A New York state appeals court on Thursday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's effort to dismiss a defamation lawsuit by a former contestant on his television show "The Apprentice" or delay it until after he leaves the White House.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Spurned students sue U.S. colleges in admissions scandal
The U.S. college admissions scandal that erupted this week has spawned lawsuits accusing rich, well-connected parents and prestigious schools of conspiring to admit those parents' children at the expense of the less affluent.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

'Empire' actor Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about Chicago attack
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court on Thursday to new charges that he falsely reported to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

'Empire' actor Smollett in Chicago court charged with lying about attack
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett arrived in a Chicago court on Thursday where he will face charges in a 16-count indictment accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

U.S. college admissions scandal sparks $500 billion lawsuit
The U.S. college admissions scandal that erupted this week has triggered private litigation accusing rich, well-connected parents of buying spots for their children at prestigious schools, and keeping children of less wealthy parents out.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Empire actor Smollett due in court Thursday over Chicago 'hate crime'
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett is due to appear in court in Chicago on Thursday to face charges in a 16-count indictment accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a hate-crime assault.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Sex, lies and video: scandals rock K-pop world
Police in South Korea questioned two K-pop stars and two other singers resigned on Thursday, as accusations of sex tapes, prostitutes and secret chat about rape rocked the music industry and hit entertainment stocks.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 14, 2019

Japan's Netflix contender bets on youth-driven viral hits
On a Friday night at a downtown Tokyo television studio, 12 teen models with cutesy nicknames like Ayamin and Kyokyo are waiting nervously to find out who has won coveted spots on the cover of Popteen magazine, a Japanese fashion bible.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Sex, lies and video: K-pop world rocked by sex scandals
South Korea police are due to question two K-pop stars on Thursday over allegations of sex tapes, secret chat about rape, and deals facilitated by prostitutes, in a sex scandal that has rocked South Korea's music world and hit entertainment stocks.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

U.S. college bribery scandal grates on those who missed the cut
The U.S. college bribery scandal has unleashed angst and fury among parents, students and admissions experts, as an unprecedented criminal investigation draws attention to the privileges afforded to wealthy Americans.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Filmmaker Almodovar walks Cruz, Banderas down memory lane in 'Pain and Glory'
Oscar-winning Spanish filmmaker Pedro Almodovar premiered his retrospective drama "Pain and Glory" in Madrid on Wednesday, reuniting actors Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas, who had risen to Hollywood stardom after starting in his movies.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

'Full House' actress out on bond after U.S. college entrance scam exposed
"Full House" actress Lori Loughlin appeared in federal court in Los Angeles on Wednesday accused of taking part in a sprawling scheme exposed this week in which wealthy parents paid for their children to cheat their way into elite U.S. colleges.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Ex-Pimco chief out on bond after $25 million U.S. college entrance scam exposed
Douglas Hodge, the former chief executive of the investment firm Pimco, appeared in federal court in Boston on Wednesday accused of taking part in a sprawling scheme in which wealthy parents paid for their children to cheat their way into elite U.S. colleges.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Advantage Lithium CEO charged in U.S. college admissions scandal
The chief executive of Advantage Lithium Corp, which is developing lithium projects in Argentina, has been arrested by U.S. authorities as part of a sweeping college admissions fraud scheme, according to court documents.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Law firm Willkie places co-chairman on leave after U.S. college fraud bust
Law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher said on Wednesday it had placed co-Chairman Gordon Caplan on a leave of absence following charges involving a U.S. college fraud scheme.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Lori Loughlin latest to surrender after $25 million U.S. college cheat scheme exposed
"Full House" actor Lori Loughlin and the former head of financial firm Pimco are due to face criminal charges on Wednesday related to a $25 million scheme to help wealthy Americans secure places for their children in top U.S. colleges.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 13, 2019

Resignations, arrests after huge U.S. college cheat scheme exposed
"Full House" actor Lori Loughlin and the former head of financial firm Pimco are due to face criminal charges on Wednesday related to a $25 million scheme to help wealthy Americans secure places for their children in top U.S. colleges.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

'Style muse': Meghan's rise to a royal fashionista
Her jackets and jeans, bangles and bags can instantly send tongues wagging and designers' sales soaring.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

"Style muse": Meghan's rise to a royal fashionista
Her jackets and jeans, bangles and bags can instantly send tongues wagging and designers' sales soaring.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Hollywood actors, CEOs accused of paying bribes, faking photos to scam U.S. college admissions
Nearly 50 people, including actors Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin were charged on Tuesday in what federal authorities say was a $25 million scam to help wealthy Americans get their children into elite universities like Yale and Stanford.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Dr. Seuss lawsuit over Star Trek-themed parody is dismissed
A U.S. judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit by Dr. Seuss Enterprises to stop publication of a "Star Trek"-themed book parodying the Seuss book "Oh, the Places You'll Go!"

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

U.S. college admissions scandal sweeps up Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin, CEOs
Federal authorities arrested dozens of people on Tuesday in what they described as a $25 million scam to help actors Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin, some CEOs and other wealthy Americans commit fraud to get their children into elite universities, such as Yale and Stanford.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Factbox: Coaches implicated in U.S. college admissions fraud scheme
Nine current or former college coaches, as well as an associate athletic director, were charged by federal prosecutors in Boston on Tuesday in the biggest admissions fraud scheme uncovered in the United States.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

TPG puts McGlashan on indefinite leave after U.S. college fraud bust
TPG Capital said on Tuesday it had placed Bill McGlashan, managing partner of TPG Growth and chief executive of its Rise Fund, on indefinite administrative leave effective immediately following charges involving a U.S. college fraud scheme.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Doctored photos, fake scores: Rigging the U.S. college admissions system
On paper, she seemed an excellent applicant to the University of Southern California: an SAT score in the 96th percentile, along with an impressive record as a varsity water polo player who won her high school team's "most valuable player" award.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Biggest U.S. college fraud bust nets actors Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin
Federal authorities arrested dozens on Tuesday for a $25 million scheme to help wealthy Americans, including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin and some CEOs, cheat their children's way into elite universities, such as Yale and Stanford.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Ex-Stanford sailing coach pleads guilty to college admission bribe scheme
Stanford University's former head sailing coach pleaded guilty on Tuesday to agreeing in exchange for bribes to recruit children to its sailing team without regard to their athletic abilities so they could gain admission to the elite school.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

'Slap in face': TV star's daughters ripped online in college fraud scheme
The daughters of "Full House" actress Lori Loughlin became targets of scorn on social media on Tuesday after their mother was charged in an alleged scheme to help privileged Americans get their children into elite universities by fraudulent means.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

California man pleads guilty to running college admissions fraud scheme: court hearing
A California man on Tuesday pleaded guilty to running a $25 million scheme to fraudulently help wealthy parents secure seats for their children at elite universities, in what prosecutors called the largest case of college admissions fraud in U.S. history.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Factbox: Celebrities, business leaders charged in U.S. college fraud scheme
Federal prosecutors charged 50 people on Tuesday in a $25 million scheme to help celebrities, CEOs and other wealthy Americans cheat their children's way into elite universities, including Yale, Georgetown and Stanford.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Hollywood's Huffman, Loughlin snared in $25 million U.S. college fraud scheme
Federal authorities arrested dozens of people on Tuesday for a $25 million scheme to help wealthy Americans, including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin and some CEOs, cheat their children's way into elite universities, such as Yale and Stanford.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 12, 2019

Actresses Huffman, Loughlin among 50 charged in U.S. college fraud scheme
Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin were among 50 people charged by U.S. federal prosecutors on Tuesday in a $25 million scheme to help wealthy Americans cheat their children's way into elite universities, such as Yale and Stanford.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 11, 2019

K-pop Big Bang member says to retire after alleged sex bribery case goes viral
A member of South Korean K-pop band Big Bang who uses the stage name Seungri will leave the entertainment industry after his alleged sex bribery case swept the country, he said on Monday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 11, 2019

K-pop Big Bang member booked on alleged sex bribery; company shares drop
A member of South Korean K-pop band Big Bang, who goes by the stage name Seungri, has been charged with providing prostitutes to foreign investors in his private club, media reported on Sunday, sending shares of his agency as much as 14 percent lower.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 10, 2019

The pregnancy of Meghan, Britain's Duchess of Sussex
The Duchess of Sussex, former U.S. actress Meghan Markle, is due to give birth this Spring to her first child with husband Prince Harry, 34, Queen Elizabeth's grandson.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 10, 2019

Box Office: 'Captain Marvel' soars to $153 million launch
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Brie Larson's "Captain Marvel" is soaring to a heroic opening weekend of $153 million in North America at 4,310 sites, reviving what had been a slumbering 2019 box office.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 09, 2019

Bronx star Jennifer Lopez engaged to ex-Yankees slugger A-Rod
Former New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is engaged to the pop star, actress and producer Jennifer Lopez, they announced on social media on Saturday, sharing a photo of her ring.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 09, 2019

R. Kelly freed from Chicago jail after child support paid
Singer R. Kelly was released from a Chicago jail on Saturday after a child support payment of more than $161,000 was made to an ex-wife, police said, ending his second incarceration in two weeks after a prior arrest on sex assault charges.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 09, 2019

R. Kelly freed from Chicago jail after paying child support
Singer R. Kelly was released from a Chicago jail on Saturday after he paid more than $161,000 in child support to an ex-wife, police said, ending his second incarceration in two weeks after a prior arrest on sex assault charges.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 09, 2019

Global celebrities gather for the wedding of India's richest man's son
Global celebrities including film stars, company executives, politicians and sports personalities descended on Mumbai on Saturday for the wedding celebrations of the son of India's wealthiest man and Reliance Industries boss, Mukesh Ambani.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 08, 2019

Actor Jussie Smollett indicted on 16 counts of lying to Chicago police
A grand jury in Chicago has returned a 16-count felony indictment against television actor Jussie Smollett, accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a hate-crime assault, according to court documents made public on Friday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 08, 2019

Actor Jussie Smollett indicted on 16 counts by grand jury: local media
A grand jury in Chicago has returned a 16-count felony indictment against television actor Jussie Smollett, accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a hate-crime assault, local media reported on Friday, citing court records.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 08, 2019

'Roma' actress brings star power to support of domestic workers
She was nominated for an Oscar playing a maid in "Roma" and now Yalitza Aparicio is using her fame to campaign for the rights of domestic workers and indigenous women around the world.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 08, 2019

Chicago police investigating leaks in 'Empire' actor case
The Chicago Police Department has started an internal investigation into how information about an alleged hate crime attack against actor Jussie Smollett was anonymously leaked to journalists, police officials said.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 08, 2019

'Simpsons' producer pulls episode featuring Michael Jackson
An old episode of "The Simpsons" featuring the voice of Michael Jackson is being pulled from all future broadcasts, the show's producer told a newspaper, following a documentary about alleged child abuse by the late pop star.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 07, 2019

EMI countersues Kanye West to enforce 2003 publishing agreement
EMI on Thursday countersued Kanye West to enforce a 2003 publishing agreement that the rapper and entrepreneur considers unfair and wants declared void.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 07, 2019

Disney unveils opening dates, reservation plan for 'Star Wars' expansion
Fans of the galaxy far, far away will be able to visit the new "Star Wars" sections at Walt Disney Co's Disneyland starting on May 31 and at Walt Disney World beginning on Aug. 29, the company announced on Thursday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 07, 2019

Futuristic 'Frankenstein' opera poses timely questions about human nature
With futuristic stage designs, cutting-edge video inserts and industrial noise blended with operatic arias, "Frankenstein" premieres in Brussels on Friday, posing timely questions about ethics, technological progress and creating artificial life.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 07, 2019

Singer R. Kelly's girlfriends say parents are lying for money
Two women who say they are in a relationship with R&B singer R. Kelly rejected criminal allegations that the performer sexually assaulted teenage girls, and in a tearful interview broadcast on Thursday accused their own parents of trying to extort money from him.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 06, 2019

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek vows to fight advanced pancreatic cancer
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek, one of the most recognizable faces in U.S. television, has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, he said in a video message on Wednesday. He vowed to beat the disease despite its low survival rate.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 06, 2019

R. Kelly arrested for unpaid child support after interview denying sex charges
R&B singer R. Kelly was arrested for a second time in recent weeks on Wednesday - this time for failure to pay child support - hours after lashing out in a television interview against charges that he had sexually assaulted teenage girls.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 06, 2019

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer
"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, he said in a video message on Wednesday, vowing to beat the disease despite its low survival rate.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 06, 2019

R&B singer R. Kelly detained after child support hearing in Chicago
R&B singer R. Kelly was taken into custody on Wednesday after a court hearing in Chicago in which he was ordered to pay $161,663 in child support he owes, according to a Cook County sheriff's spokesman.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 06, 2019

'One Hundred Years of Solitude' coming to Netflix
The groundbreaking novel "One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez is coming to the screen for the first time in a Spanish language series for Netflix, the streaming service said on Wednesday.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 06, 2019

'Captain Marvel' star Brie Larson pushes for off-screen inclusion
Actress Brie Larson is using her starring role in "Captain Marvel," the first female-led superhero story from Marvel Studios, to advocate for women behind the scenes as well.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 05, 2019

Singer R. Kelly denies sexual abuse charges in CBS interview
Grammy-winning R&B singer R. Kelly on Tuesday denied sexual abuse charges against him and broke into tears while saying he was fighting for his life, according to interview excerpts released by CBS television.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 05, 2019

Promoting 'Dumbo' in Mexico, actor Danny DeVito unhurt after fall
Actor Danny DeVito gamely carried on with a promotional stop in Mexico for Disney's new "Dumbo" movie on Tuesday after falling as he walked to a small stage, photographers capturing the moment with a frenzy of clicks.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 05, 2019

Keeping up with Kylie: Jenner is world's youngest billionaire
Kylie Jenner on Tuesday was named the youngest self-made billionaire of all time by Forbes magazine, thanks to the booming cosmetics company she founded three years ago.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 05, 2019

Backlash begins over 'Leaving Neverland' Jackson abuse documentary
Some radio stations in Canada and the Netherlands stopped playing Michael Jackson's music and fans bombarded Oprah Winfrey with hateful messages after the broadcast of a documentary about alleged child abuse by the late singer.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 04, 2019

Ex 'Beverly Hills, 90210' star Luke Perry dead at 52 after stroke
Actor Luke Perry, who rose to superstardom on the teen-oriented 1990s U.S. television drama "Beverly Hills 90210" and then aged into a fatherly role on comic-based "Riverdale," died on Monday at the age of 52 after suffering a "massive" stroke last week, his publicist said.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 04, 2019

Actor Luke Perry dead at age 52 after suffering stroke, publicist says
American actor Luke Perry died on Monday after suffering a massive stroke last week, his publicist said.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 04, 2019

Prodigy frontman Keith Flint, of hedonistic Firestarter fame, dies aged 49
Keith Flint, the Prodigy lead singer who captured the hedonistic spirit of 1990s British rave culture, has died aged 49 in what the band's founder described as a suicide.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 04, 2019

'Upcycled' fashion and Oprah star at Stella McCartney catwalk
British designer Stella McCartney showcased multi-colored "upcycled" dresses made of vintage T-shirts at her Parisian catwalk show on Monday, where U.S. media mogul Oprah Winfrey put in a rare appearance on the front row.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 04, 2019

Prodigy's Keith Flint, singer of 'Firestarter', dies aged 49
Keith Flint, the British musician who sang lead vocals for The Prodigy's hits such as "Firestarter" and "Breathe", has died aged 49, his bandmates said on Monday, saying the singer had taken his own life.

Reuters Entertainment
Mar 04, 2019

Prodigy's Keith Flint, Firestarter singer, dies aged 49
Keith Flint, the British musician who sang the vocals for The Prodigy's hits such as "Firestarter" and "Breathe", has died aged 49.

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