Michael Jackson crowned ‘top-earning dead celeb of 2016′ by Forbes

Michael Jackson crowned ‘top-earning dead celeb of 2016′ by Forbes

Michael Jackson has clinched the title of highest-earning dead celebrity of 2016, according to a new Forbes ranking — surpassing other late stars such as deceased golfer Arnold Palmer, “Peanuts” cartoonist Charles Schulz, and even Elvis Presley and Prince. Jackson, who passed away in June of 2009, left a significant fortune behind, but the additional sale in […]

13.10.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Bruno Mars to present new song at MTV Europe awards

Bruno Mars to present new song at MTV Europe awards

Bruno Mars will return to the global concert stage when he performs his fun-loving new song at the MTV European Music Awards, the network announced Tuesday. The funk-pop singer, who scored a string of hits before taking a hiatus, will sing his “24K Magic” at the EMAs, which will be broadcast live on November 6 […]

13.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Here are the winners of the Latin American Music Awards

Here are the winners of the Latin American Music Awards

The trophies were handed out at the Latin American Music Awards Thursday night, crowing the best Latin American artists in the industry. In the second edition of the event, Enrique Iglesias emerged the big winner, taking home five awards including artist of the year and favorite male artist. His hit song “Duele el corazón” also […]

08.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
‘My body and mind cannot handle it anymore’: Chrissy Teigen goes private on Twitter

‘My body and mind cannot handle it anymore’: Chrissy Teigen goes private on Twitter

Chrissy Teigen has set her Twitter account to private. The model, cookbook author, TV host and wife of John Legend has switched her account settings to protect her tweets and block access to her 2.87 Twitter followers. Only those she approves can now see what she writes. Teigen is an active user of the micro-blogging […]

Promising debut for HBO’s ‘Westworld’

Promising debut for HBO’s ‘Westworld’

The much awaited new series created by Jonathan Nolan and J.J. Abrams attracted a viewing audience of 3.3 million when it aired in the US on Sunday, October 2. It will count as a major success for HBO which has not had such a big premiere since the January 2014 launch of “True Detective.” After […]

04.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Alec Baldwin as Trump boosts ‘SNL’ audience to eight-year high

Alec Baldwin as Trump boosts ‘SNL’ audience to eight-year high

A spoof of the Clinton-Trump debate with Alec Baldwin playing Trump off Kate McKinnon as Clinton helped “Saturday Night Live” score its biggest audience in eight years. With Margot Robbie hosting, Baldwin as Trump and The Weeknd appearing as the show’s musical guest, the premiere for the 42nd season of the show averaged an overnight […]

02.10.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Top iPhone apps: ‘iMovie,’ ‘Monopoly,’ ‘WhatsApp,’ ‘Ani Pang 3′

Top iPhone apps: ‘iMovie,’ ‘Monopoly,’ ‘WhatsApp,’ ‘Ani Pang 3′

Among top free iOS apps of the week, Apple’s own suite of iPhone apps clog international charts, as a mass migration continues towards new system software iOS 10. A fast food chain’s edition of board game “Monopoly” holds sway in Australia, and tile-matching game “Ani Pang 3″ proves popular in South Korea. More details on […]

FOX and Jessica Alba to work on new AI drama ‘Girl 10′

FOX and Jessica Alba to work on new AI drama ‘Girl 10′

Following the current trend for AI dramas, FOX is looking to develop the futuristic, Jessica Alba-produced “Girl 10″ reports The Hollywood Reporter. Set in the near future, “Girl 10″ will tell the story of Elle, one of only 10 synthetic humans in existence who is being investigated for murder, while at the same time trying to stop […]

30.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Empire’ series signature fragrances set for wide release

‘Empire’ series signature fragrances set for wide release

Television series “Empire” is set to debut two signature fragrances at Macy’s and other selected retailers for the upcoming holiday season, with the perfumes created in a bid to allows the show’s fans to “engage with the series off-line” (via WWD). The scents – dubbed “Lyon’s Truth” (for women) and “Lyon’s Legacy” (for men) – are […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film ·
TV and film rights sold for Man Booker contender ‘His Bloody Project’

TV and film rights sold for Man Booker contender ‘His Bloody Project’

Graeme Macrae Burnet’s crime thriller novel “His Bloody Project” looks set to get a makeover for the big screen, following the news that Synchronicity FIlms has secured its film and TV rights. The Scottish production company is rumored to be developing a series based on the period novel, Deadline reports. The story, which appears on the shortlist […]

20.09.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Game of Thrones’ makes Emmys history

‘Game of Thrones’ makes Emmys history

Fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” made television history at the 68th Emmys on Sunday, becoming the most decorated fictional show since the awards began nearly seven decades ago. The HBO series picked up 12 total Emmys this season — nine awards in technical categories and three top prizes at the glitzy ceremony in downtown Los […]

19.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Plot details emerge for ‘The Good Wife’ spin-off

Plot details emerge for ‘The Good Wife’ spin-off

Legal drama “The Good Wife” is gearing up for a February 2017 series, with Sarah Steele (who played recurring character Marissa Gold) among those set to return. The 10-episode series is to be set one year after the May 2016 final episode of “The Good Wife,” Deadline reports, with Christine Baranski and Cush Jumbo leading as attorneys […]

19.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Kirstie Alley joins ‘Scream Queens’ as a regular cast member

Kirstie Alley joins ‘Scream Queens’ as a regular cast member

Kirstie Alley will become a regular on the second season of “Scream Queens.” Alley joins John Stamos, Taylor Lautner and James Earl as the latest new cast member to the series. In season two, which moves from a college campus to a hospital called the CURE Institute, she will play a brilliant and devious administrator. […]

13.09.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Film on sight geared to those with color blindness airs next month

Film on sight geared to those with color blindness airs next month

The first film to be adapted to those with color blindness will come out on October 13, World Sight Day, airing on public television. “Sight: The Story of Vision,” narrated by Sir Elton John, is a documentary on the science and technology of human vision. It will be the first film to use color blind […]

Obama to guest-edit issue of Wired magazine

Obama to guest-edit issue of Wired magazine

Is President Barack Obama already thinking about his next job? In the coming months, he will guest-edit an issue of tech-focused Wired magazine. It is the first time a sitting president has guest-edited a magazine, the publication said Tuesday, announcing that Obama’s November issue would be centered around the theme of frontiers. “Like Wired, our […]

31.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, U.S. News ·
Singer, actress Selena Gomez taking a break

Singer, actress Selena Gomez taking a break

The 15-time Teen Choice Award winner Selena Gomez is to “take some time off” in order to focus on her health and well-being. The pop singer and actress had in 2015 revealed that she had been diagnosed with lupus, a condition also known to have affected a number of fellow show business icons including Toni […]

31.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
ABC extends Oscars broadcasting deal until 2028

ABC extends Oscars broadcasting deal until 2028

ABC has secured its coverage of the Academy Awards for the next decade. The TV network has extended a contract set to expire in 2020 and will now continue to broadcast the annual Oscars ceremony through 2028. Each year the prestigious ceremony is broadcast live around the world to over 225 countries, from the Dolby […]

31.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande to perform at MTV awards

Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande to perform at MTV awards

Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande will reunite to perform at the latest MTV Video Music Awards, the network announced Wednesday. Minaj, one of the most successful female rappers, will join Grande in the pop star’s single “Side to Side” at the gala Sunday night at New York’s Madison Square Garden. The pair, along with English […]

28.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music ·
Catherine Zeta-Jones returns to the small screen with ‘Feud’

Catherine Zeta-Jones returns to the small screen with ‘Feud’

Oscar-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones has joined stars Jessica Lange and Susan Sarandon in the line-up for Ryan Murphy’s upcoming FX anthology drama series “Feud”, marking her first TV role in two decades. The series, which will center on a different famous feud every season, will see Lange and Sarandon will star as Joan Crawford and Bette […]

17.08.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Disney World introduces first Latin-inspired princess Elena of Avalor to park visitors

Disney World introduces first Latin-inspired princess Elena of Avalor to park visitors

Look out Elsa and Anna, there’s a new Disney princess in town. And she’s fast becoming a crowd favorite. Princess Elena of Avalor made her debut at Walt Disney World Resort this week, where the royal family’s newest member will be introduced to visitors through live performances several times a day at Magic Kingdom Park. […]

12.08.2016 · Filled under: Destinations, Entertainment ·