(Reuters) – The world’s most famous bachelor, George Clooney, broke a vow to remain single on Saturday and married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin during a weekend of lavish celebrations in Venice. The Italian city of gondolas and palazzi looked like Hollywood on the Adriatic as A-list guests cruised between luxury hotels for the extravaganza, billed as the party of the year even as details were kept largely secret. Clooney’s representative, Stan Rosenfield, broke a long silence […]
Lindsay Lohan’s theater debut received harsh reviews for her first-ever theater performance.
While it was business as usual in Venice, excitement is bubbling in the lagoon city for the wedding of actor George Clooney and his fiancee.
A naked woman had broken into actor Keanu Reeves’ home.
Former Spice Girl turned fashion designer, Victoria Beckham opened her first store in London’s upscale Mayfair district.
The FAA plans to green light the use of drones in film and television production.
Two-time Oscar winner Cate Blanchett received an honorary degree from a university in Sydney for her unique contributions in film and theater.
By Mary Milliken LOS ANGELES Thu Sep 25, 2014 8:13pm EDT (Reuters) – After watching the “The Equalizer,” moviegoers might never see the friendly guy at the home improvement store who picks out their tools and plywood in the same way. In the action thriller that opens in U.S. theaters Friday, Denzel Washington plays McCall, an efficient, mild-mannered employee at Home Mart, who also happens to have a past as a trained killer and a […]
By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS Thu Sep 25, 2014 7:52pm EDT (Reuters) – The United Nations program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) on Thursday named fashion designer and former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham a goodwill ambassador. Beckham, who said she was inspired to help after a “life-changing” visit to HIV clinics in South Africa, will focus on working toward ensuring that all children are born free from HIV and that children and women who are living with […]
By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES Wed Sep 24, 2014 6:26pm EDT (Reuters) – Barbra Streisand made music history on Wednesday by becoming the only performer to have a No. 1 album in each of the past six decades, as her latest release “Partners” topped the U.S. Billboard 200 chart. The album sold 196,000 copies in its first week, according to sales figures compiled by Nielsen SoundScan. With her latest hit, Streisand also became the only […]
Feliciano passed away on September 19, 2014 at the age of 73. Born on February 19, 1941, Francisco Feliciano was known for propagating “Asianness” in his works. He combined Filipino culture, the Western and Asian musical idiom in his operas, ballets, orchestral works and hymns. Many of his choral compositions were performed by the best choirs in the country, such as the world renowned Philippines Madrigal Singers, UST Singers and the Novo Concertante Manila, and […]
(Reuters) – Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, bridging a 60-year age gap to form one of music’s unlikeliest pairs, launched a jazz album on Monday that lets the pop diva put aside her wacky image to sing sweet harmonies with the elder statesman of cool. “Cheek to Cheek,” on sale on Tuesday after a launch concert in the ornate Renaissance setting of the Grand-Place in Brussels, features jazz standards by Cole Porter, Duke Ellington and […]