'World War Z' draws massive crowd in NYC
2013-06-18 04:35:13 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of fans brought Times Square to a standstill as they waited to catch a glimpse of Brad Pitt at his premiere for "World War Z."
The 49-year old actor took his time on the appropriately-designed "Z-shaped" red carp...
Miss USA crown goes to Connecticut contestant
2013-06-17 22:16:23 UTC
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The newest Miss USA is leaving a white-collar job behind for the glamour and excitement that go with her new role — and she can't wait.
Moments after she was crowned at the Planet Hollywood hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip o...
Family tweets indicate Kim Kardashian gives birth
2013-06-17 04:40:32 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It looks to be a baby girl for Kim Kardashian and her rapper boyfriend Kanye West. Or does it?
The couple was keeping silent on Sunday in the wake of multiple reports that Kardashian gave birth over the weekend — abou...
Kate Is Cheered at Last Official Royal Engagement Before Baby
2013-06-15 16:59:49 UTC
The Duchess of Cambridge was pretty in pink as she helped fete Queen Elizabeth at her birthday parade in London Saturday.
The expectant royal rode an open-topped carriage and later joined three generations of the royal family on the balcony at...
Paul McCartney carries the weight at Bonnaroo
2013-06-15 07:37:42 UTC
MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Even a former Beatle needs a moment standing on the main stage at Bonnaroo.
A few songs into his transcendent first set at the massive Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Paul McCartney wrapped his arms around his signature...
Big Brother 2013: The Brand New Series Kicks Off With A ‘Secrets And Lies’ Theme
2013-06-14 02:30:44 UTC
It’s back! Britain’s most famous house once again opens its door for the summer and this time it‘s more evil than ever! Following a ‘secrets and lies’ theme, Big Brother is set to be the most cunning, mysterious and secretive series yet- and we ca...
'Kinky Boots' wins Tony Award for best musical
2013-06-10 04:33:13 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — The feel-good musical "Kinky Boots," with songs by pop star Cyndi Lauper, won the 2013 Tony Award for best musical.
The musical is based on an obscure 2005 British film about a British shoe factory on the brink of ruin tha...
Kate Upton's Cleavage Is Out of Control on Set of The Other Woman
2013-06-07 06:02:22 UTC
Forget about The Other Woman. Check out Kate Upton's girls!
The model was thisclose to a wardrobe malfunction on the New York set of the upcoming comedy, costarring Upton as a young gal who finds out her boyfriend has a wife and girlfriend and de...
Jennifer Lopez goes off-camera for new TV drama
2013-06-04 05:56:34 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Lopez isn't on screen for the debut of her new TV series, but she will be on Twitter.
Lopez is an executive producer of ABC Family's drama "The Fosters," which debuts at 9 p.m. EDT Monday. The channel says the actr...
Does 'After Earth' end reign of Mr. Box Office?
2013-06-04 05:29:04 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It used to be that if a summer flick starred Will Smith, it was a guaranteed moneymaker: First place at the box office, maybe a franchise in the making.
But the 44-year-old actor's latest film opened with a thud.
Michael Douglas on Liberace, Cannes, cancer and cunnilingus
2013-06-03 05:41:37 UTC
The Guardian (interview) - On the cliffs outside Cannes sits a row of green cabanas, a resting place for the millionaire guests at a five-star resort. The cabanas are open-fronted, rickety, at the mercy of the elements. In mild weather they must b...
Jolie joins Pitt at 'World War Z' London premiere
2013-06-03 04:48:53 UTC
LONDON (AP) — Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie stepped out together Sunday at the premiere of zombie thriller "World War Z" — Jolie's first public appearance since announcing last month that she had undergone a double mastectomy.
The couple sai...
Sean Penn charity to sponsor Haitian runners
2013-05-31 21:07:37 UTC
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The Haiti humanitarian group founded by Hollywood actor Sean Penn announced Friday that it will sponsor five Haitian runners so they can compete in the New York City Marathon in November.
Penn's J/P Haitian Relief O...
Winfrey to speak at Harvard commencement exercises
2013-05-30 17:56:20 UTC
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Media mogul Oprah Winfrey is the featured speaker during afternoon exercises at Harvard University's commencement.
Harvard's 362nd commencement begins Thursday morning with the annual conferring of degrees and honorary...
Cinema's colorful wildlife on view at Cannes
2013-05-28 04:35:40 UTC
CANNES, France (AP) — "Look at these people, this wildlife."
As the partying journalist of Paolo Sorrentino's "The Great Beauty," Toni Servillo was surveying Rome's colorful nightlife, but he might as well have been contemplating the Cann...
Jolie aunt dies of breast cancer days after op-ed
2013-05-27 04:42:49 UTC
ESCONDIDO, Calif. (AP) — Less than two weeks after Angelina Jolie revealed she'd had a double mastectomy to avoid breast cancer, her aunt died from the disease Sunday.
Debbie Martin died at age 61 at a hospital in Escondido, Calif., near San ...
Back to Basic for Sharon Stone as she hints at on-screen reunion with Michael Douglas
2013-05-26 08:40:34 UTC
Having caused a sensation with her return to Cannes last week, Sharon Stone wants to recreate her sizzling chemistry with Basic Instinct co-star Michael Douglas more than 20 years on.
Sharon, said: ‘Michael’s an extraordinary actor, but I’d like...
Actress Bynes accused of bong toss out NYC window
2013-05-25 05:07:22 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Amanda Bynes appeared disheveled in a long blond wig and sweats Friday in a criminal court where she was charged with reckless endangerment after police said she heaved a marijuana bong out the window of her 36th-fl...
Jennifer Lopez to open cellphone stores
2013-05-23 04:38:06 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — "Jenny from the Block" wants the block to buy Verizon phones from her.
Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez says she's opening a chain of cellphone stores and a website under the Viva Movil brand. The aim is to sell Verizon p...
Gosling misses Cannes premiere, sends his regrets
2013-05-22 11:13:24 UTC
CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival is missing one of its biggest stars of this year's festival: Ryan Gosling.
The actor was unable to attend the premiere Wednesday of Nicolas Winding Refn's "Only God Forgives." Gosling stars in th...
NBC's 'The Voice' crowns a Season 4 winner
2013-06-19 04:18:51 UTC
Danielle Bradbery is The Voice.
The 16-year-old country singer from Cypress, Texas, triumphed in the fourth-season finale of the NBC singing competition, winning the viewer vote Tuesday over the other two finalists: 26-year-old Michelle Chamuel...
Founding member of The Doors dies at 74
2013-05-21 04:37:36 UTC
Ray Manzarek, a founding member of the 1960s rock group The Doors whose versatile and often haunting keyboards complemented Jim Morrison's gloomy baritone and helped set the mood for some of rock's most enduring songs, has died. He was 74.
Penn urges US to pressure Bolivia to free US man
2013-05-21 04:23:46 UTC
WASHINGTON (AP) — Actor Sean Penn on Monday urged the U.S. government to pressure Bolivia to free an American businessman detained without charge since 2011 in a case that has drawn accusations he was the victim of corrupt local prosecutors....
Dior presents cruise fashions amid stars in Monaco
2013-05-20 04:28:03 UTC
MONACO (AP) — The glittering star power of Cannes migrated up the coast to Monaco for front-row seats at Dior's colorful, sexy cruise fashion show.
With the Mediterranean Sea the picturesque backdrop, Dior showcased its 2014 collection on...
Cannes helps actors Bejo and Rahim cross borders
2013-05-19 16:48:54 UTC
CANNES, France (AP) — The magic and glamour of Cannes can be hard to spot on a day when rain is lashing the palm trees, roiling the gray Mediterranean and pooling in puddles along the Croisette.
But the world's leading film festival ca...