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'Sad' Prince Harry says no other option but to end royal role


Sun, 19 Jan 2020 19:39:54 -0500

Britain's Prince Harry spoke on Sunday of his sadness at being forced to give up his royal duties in a deal with Queen Elizabeth and senior Windsors that will see him and his wife Meghan exit official roles to seek an independent future.

Female Icelandic 'Joker' composer Guonadottir makes film awards history


Sun, 19 Jan 2020 17:32:03 -0500

Golden Globe-winning Icelandic musician Hildur Guonadottir, 37, usually lives a quiet life in Berlin, but is about to see a lot more of Los Angeles' red carpets as nominations come flooding in for her score for Tod Phillips' film "Joker".

Late actor Paul Walker's vehicles garner $2.33 million at Arizona auction


Sat, 18 Jan 2020 22:15:42 -0500

Twenty-one vehicles owned by the late actor Paul Walker, who starred in the popular "Fast and Furious" movie franchise, sold for a combined $2.33 million during spirited bidding at an annual car auction in Arizona, officials said.

Weinstein jury seated after prosecutors accuse defense of excluding white women


Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:35:51 -0500

Lawyers in Harvey Weinstein's New York rape trial finished selecting 12 jurors on Friday to decide the former Hollywood producer's fate, as prosecutors renewed an accusation that the defense had unfairly tried to block white women from serving on the jury.

Fashion's bad boy Jean Paul Gaultier bids farewell to the catwalk


Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:21:56 -0500

French designer Jean Paul Gaultier, known for dressing stars like Madonna and who cultivated an irreverent image as the industry's "bad boy", said on Friday that a fashion show in Paris next week would be his last. Gaultier, 67, did not detail what would happen to his namesake brand, owned by private Spanish fashion and fragrance group Puig, only saying in a brief statement that it would continue to exist.

Factbox: French fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier bows out in Paris


Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:21:35 -0500

Jean Paul Gaultier, one of the long-standing stars of the French fashion industry, said Paris Fashion Week, said his show scheduled for next week in Paris would be his last in a career that has pushed boundaries for nearly half a century. [L8N29M4VR]

Ariana Grande sued by hip hop artist who says she stole hit single '7 Rings'


Thu, 16 Jan 2020 21:47:18 -0500

Ariana Grande and more than a half-dozen songwriters were sued for copyright infringement on Thursday by a hip hop artist who says the pop star's 2019 Grammy-nominated single "7 Rings" was plagiarized from a song he recorded two years earlier.

Judge in Weinstein rape trial says case is not a 'referendum' on #MeToo movement


Thu, 16 Jan 2020 17:51:30 -0500

Four men and three women were chosen on Thursday as jurors in the rape trial of Harvey Weinstein, as the judge cautioned against using the case to make a broader statement about the #MeToo movement.

Harvey Weinstein jury selection: bias, big data and 'likes'


Thu, 16 Jan 2020 16:37:33 -0500

When lawyers in the Harvey Weinstein rape trial question potential jurors on Thursday, they may already know who has used the #MeToo hashtag on Twitter or criticized victims of sexual harassment in a Facebook discussion.

Demi Lovato to sing national anthem at Super Bowl


Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:56:45 -0500

U.S. pop singer Demi Lovato will sing the national anthem ahead of next month's Super Bowl in Miami, the National Football League said on Thursday.

UK's Prince Harry appears in public for first time since royal split


Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:29:44 -0500

Britain's Prince Harry made his first public appearance on Thursday since Queen Elizabeth acceded to the wishes of her grandson and his American wife Meghan to step back from their senior royal roles and seek a more independent future.

Weinstein seeks last minute New York trial delay, change of location


Wed, 15 Jan 2020 20:19:41 -0500

Former film producer Harvey Weinstein on Wednesday asked a New York state appeals court to delay his rape trial and move it out of Manhattan, the day before the final phase of jury selection is scheduled to begin.

Jay-Z sues Mississippi prison officials over unfair conditions: NBC News


Wed, 15 Jan 2020 03:44:23 -0500

Rapper Jay-Z on Tuesday sued two Mississippi prison officials on behalf of 29 inmates who say authorities did nothing to stop violence that has killed five prisoners in the last two weeks, NBC News reported.

Director Spike Lee to head 2020 Cannes Film Festival jury


Tue, 14 Jan 2020 11:26:35 -0500

U.S. director Spike Lee has been named president of the jury for the 2020 Cannes Film Festival, organizers said on Tuesday

'Parasite' director Bong says 'language barrier' broken after Oscar nod


Tue, 14 Jan 2020 09:36:10 -0500

"Parasite" director Bong Joon-ho said he was surprised and overjoyed when the film won six Oscar nominations on Monday, a historic first for South Korea's film industry and a sign that language is no longer a barrier to global success.

Billionaire Maezawa tops Japan's most followed Twitter rankings


Tue, 14 Jan 2020 05:23:17 -0500

Fashion billionaire Yusaku Maezawa has became Japan's most followed Twitter account, the social network said, boosted by a $9 million giveaway to his followers.

Brad Pitt bounces back with Oscar acting nod


Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:05:38 -0500

Brad Pitt scored an Oscar nomination on Monday for his performance as a charming stuntman in "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood," cementing his return to the forefront of show business.

UK's Queen Elizabeth calls Prince Harry for crisis meeting


Sun, 12 Jan 2020 09:29:52 -0500

Queen Elizabeth has summoned her grandson Prince Harry for a crisis meeting to discuss future arrangements for him and his wife Meghan following the couple's shock announcement that they want to step back from royal duties.

Jane Fonda, Joaquin Phoenix join climate protesters outside U.S. Congress


Fri, 10 Jan 2020 16:41:03 -0500

Veteran activist and actor Jane Fonda was joined by fellow Hollywood stars Joaquin Phoenix and Martin Sheen at the foot of the U.S. Capitol building in Washington on Friday, where they demanded action on climate change alongside other protesters.

Madame Tussauds removes waxworks of Harry and Meghan from royal family display


Fri, 10 Jan 2020 09:37:47 -0500

Madame Tussauds waxwork museum has removed the figures of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan from its British royal family display, in response to the couple's announcement that they will be stepping back from royal duties.