Entertainment

Special Sherlock stamps with hidden details to be issued by UK Royal Mail

Special Sherlock stamps with hidden details to be issued by UK Royal Mail

The United Kingdom’s Royal Mail is releasing a set of special stamps featuring characters from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes series and BBC One’s Sherlock. MORE..

(0)Comments | August 5, 2020  8:08 pm

Baahubali Director and his family test positive for COVID-19

Baahubali Director and his family test positive for COVID-19

Baahubali director S. S. Rajamouli and his family tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday. The filmmaker shared his COVID-19 diagnosis in a tweet and revealed that he and his family are isolating at home, as prescribed by doctors. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 30, 2020  11:12 am

Regis Philbin, legendary TV personality, dies at 88

Regis Philbin, legendary TV personality, dies at 88

Veteran American broadcaster Regis Philbin has died at the age of 88, a family statement says. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 27, 2020  1:16 pm

Keanu Reeves to debut as comic-book writer; first issue out in October

Keanu Reeves to debut as comic-book writer; first issue out in October

Actor, musician, film producer and, now, comic-book writer. Is there anything Keanu Reeves can’t do? The Hollywood action man has teamed up with New York Times bestselling graphic novelist Matt Kindt to produce a 12-issue comic-book series, “BRZRKR.” MORE..

(0)Comments | July 20, 2020  8:15 pm

Naya Rivera: Police identify body as missing Glee star

Naya Rivera: Police identify body as missing Glee star

A body found in a lake in the US state of California has been identified as the missing Glee star Naya Rivera, police say. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 14, 2020  1:18 pm

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19

After Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan, both Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya Bachchan have been tested positive for COVID-19. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 12, 2020  3:22 pm

Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek test COVID-19 positive

Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek test COVID-19 positive

Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan and son Abhishek Bachchan on Saturday said they have tested positive for coronavirus and have been taken to a hospital. The 77-year-old is asymptomatic and stable, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope told NDTV. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 12, 2020  8:10 am

‘Glee’ actress Naya Rivera missing after boat trip with son

‘Glee’ actress Naya Rivera missing after boat trip with son

Authorities are searching a Southern California lake for “Glee” actress Naya Rivera, who officials believe went missing while swimming Wednesday. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 9, 2020  12:40 pm

Italian film composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Italian film composer Ennio Morricone dies aged 91

Ennio Morricone, the Oscar-winning Italian composer whose haunting scores to Spaghetti Westerns like “A Fistful of Dollars” and “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” helped define a cinematic era, died on Monday. He was 91. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 7, 2020  4:14 pm

Veteran children’s book author and illustrator Sybil Wettasinghe passes away

Veteran children’s book author and illustrator Sybil Wettasinghe passes away

Veteran author and illustrator of children’s books Sybil Wettasinghe, fondly known as ‘Sybil Nanda’ in Sri Lanka, has passed away at the age of 93. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 1, 2020  9:32 am

Winners of Derana Little Star - Season 10

Winners of Derana Little Star - Season 10

Sri Lankan kids with extraordinary talents took home prizes at the grand finale of Derana Little Star Season 10 last night (27). MORE..

(0)Comments | June 28, 2020  8:35 am

Rock band Queen get postage stamp of approval

Rock band Queen get postage stamp of approval

British postage stamps which often portray the monarch will honor a different Queen in a new Royal Mail series - the veteran rock band that is celebrating its 50th anniversary. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 25, 2020  5:01 pm

Oscars and Baftas 2021 ceremonies postponed

Oscars and Baftas 2021 ceremonies postponed

The 2021 Oscars ceremony was moved to April from February on Monday due to the havoc caused in the movie industry by the coronavirus pandemic. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 17, 2020  6:11 pm

Street Cat Named Bob: pet who inspired books and film dies aged 14

Street Cat Named Bob: pet who inspired books and film dies aged 14

The pet that inspired the book series and film A Street Cat Named Bob has died aged 14. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 17, 2020  5:20 pm

Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput found dead, aged 34

Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput found dead, aged 34

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his home in Bandra, Mumbai on Sunday. Early reports indicate that his death was by suicide. He was 34. Mumbai police have confirmed the actor’s death and have opened an investigation. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 14, 2020  3:51 pm

Chernobyl and The Crown lead Bafta TV nominations

Chernobyl and The Crown lead Bafta TV nominations

Chernobyl, the miniseries about the nuclear power plant disaster in 1986, leads the Bafta TV awards nominations with 14, while Netflix’s The Crown has received seven nominations, including best drama series. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 4, 2020  7:47 pm

George Floyd: Music industry calls for ‘blackout’

George Floyd: Music industry calls for ‘blackout’

The music industry is to observe a day-long “blackout” on Tuesday, in response to George Floyd’s death last week. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 2, 2020  2:27 pm

Disney, CBS & ‘Criminal Minds’ producers sued over sexual misconduct on set

Disney, CBS & ‘Criminal Minds’ producers sued over sexual misconduct on set

The state of California filed a lawsuit Tuesday against CBS, Disney and producers of the long-running series “Criminal Minds,” alleging that the show’s cinematographer engaged in rampant sexual misconduct against crew members for years. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 27, 2020  6:46 pm

Suspect in Kyoto Animation studio arson attack arrested

Suspect in Kyoto Animation studio arson attack arrested

Japan police have arrested the suspect in the deadly arson attack on the Kyoto Animation studio in July of last year. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 27, 2020  9:48 am

100-year-old WWII veteran ‘Captain Tom’ to be knighted

100-year-old WWII veteran ‘Captain Tom’ to be knighted

Hundred-year-old British World War II veteran Captain Tom Moore is to be knighted after raising nearly $40 million for healthcare charities, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson calling him a “beacon of light” during the coronavirus pandemic. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 20, 2020  6:15 pm

Fred Willard, ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ and ‘Modern Family’ star, dies

Fred Willard, ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ and ‘Modern Family’ star, dies

Fred Willard, the comedic actor known for his roles in movies including “Best in Show” and “This is Spinal Tap” and TV sitcoms “Everybody Loves Raymond” and “Modern Family,” has died. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 17, 2020  7:28 pm

Madonna says she has had COVID-19

Madonna says she has had COVID-19

Madonna said Thursday she has recovered from the coronavirus which forced her to pull out of a string of concerts in Paris in February and March. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 7, 2020  5:31 pm

Tom Cruise and NASA in talks over film to be shot in outer space

Tom Cruise and NASA in talks over film to be shot in outer space

Tom Cruise wants to fly into outer space in the name of filmmaking, and NASA says it’s happening. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 6, 2020  10:08 pm

Colson Whitehead wins Pulitzer Prize for a second time

Colson Whitehead wins Pulitzer Prize for a second time

US author Colson Whitehead has become only the fourth writer ever to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction twice. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 5, 2020  4:14 pm

Rishi Kapoor: Bollywood’s eternal romantic hero dies at 67

Rishi Kapoor: Bollywood’s eternal romantic hero dies at 67

Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor famed for his romantic roles has died aged 67. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 30, 2020  10:33 am
>