Bob Dylan's MusiCares Person of Year speech
2015-02-08 17:46:57 UTC
When Bob Dylan took the stage on Friday night at the Los Angeles Convention Center, where he was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year at its annual dinner, the iconic singer/songwriter's "thank you" speech was a lengthy 40 minute-long message, during which he opened up about about his influenc...
Rachel McAdams: 'I was in awe of Lilo's talent
2014-07-22 06:19:48 UTC
It may have been 10 years since Mean Girls entered our hearts forever (can you believe it?!), but the movie continues to be a topic of discussion.
Such was the case when Allure magazine conducted an interview with their fresh-faced cover star for their August issue, Rachel McAdams, who played th...
TOP 10 STARS WHO HAVE AGED THE WORST!
2014-07-16 23:43:47 UTC
This is a list of the worst-aged stars, but we went ahead and loaded up a lot of current stars including some who have aged quite well (Bon Jovi, anyone). Since stars are rich and in the public eye as performers, by any respects they should age a lot better than the general public. Ah, but the dr...
Casey Kasem dies at 82
2014-06-15 18:02:55 UTC
Casey Kasem poses after receiving the Radio Icon award during the 2003 Radio Music Awards in Las Vegas. Photograph: Eric Jamison/AP
Casey Kasem, the US radio personality with the distinctive voice who counted down the top pop music hits on a popular weekly show and also provided the voice of hip...
Brazil opens World Cup in Sao Paulo with football carnival
2014-07-13 18:33:12 UTC
<strong>Final : </strong>The full, surprise-free teamsheets
Both teams name unchanged XIs. Miroslav Klose, the World Cup's leading goalscorer, leads the German line ahead of the equally in-form Andre Schurrle. Angel Di Maria and Sergio Aguero are both fit for the bench, but Sabella is taking n...
Angelina Jolie: 'No disgrace' in being a rape survivor
2014-06-10 20:59:27 UTC
London (AFP) - Hollywood star Angelina Jolie said Tuesday that a global summit to end sexual violence in wars must send the message that there is "no disgrace" in being a rape survivor and that "the shame is on the aggressor".
British Foreign Secretary William Hague said at the opening of the ...
Art - or 'poor softcore porn'?
2014-05-25 18:25:42 UTC
A film inspired by the life of Dominique Strauss-Kahn has drawn harsh criticism for its graphic depiction of an orgy - and has been left out in the cold at the Cannes Film Festival.
“This guy was slam-dunk going to be the president of France, and now he’s sitting on Rikers Island accused of ra...
Very public private ceremony: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West officially tied the knot
2014-05-25 17:05:45 UTC
The ceremony was held in front of nearly 200 family member and friends in Florence, Italy, People reports. Details about the extravagant, multi-day celebration have been making headlines for weeks; this is a couple whose everyday lives are filmed for TV cameras, after all.
If this was indeed a p...
Caleb Johnson Wins 'American Idol' XIII
2014-05-22 05:31:21 UTC
Caleb Johnson auditioned for American Idol in two previous years and got cut both times. On Wednesday, the 23-year-old rocker from Asheville, N.C., won the show's 13th season, beating out 17-year-old Jena Irene for the title.
The season's two-hour finale opened with Johnson and Jena Irene toge...
Michael Jace charged in wife's shooting death
2014-05-21 04:16:30 UTC
Los Angeles - Michael Jace, who played a Los Angeles cop in TV's "The Shield," has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his wife, police said Tuesday.
Police found April Jace, 40, shot to death in her south Los Angeles home Monday night, Los Angeles Police Det. Lyman Doster said.
Actress Leila Hatami’s Cannes kiss sparks outrage in Iran
2014-05-20 05:10:35 UTC
<h3>Iranian actress Leila Hatami outraged authorities in her home country on Sunday after a photograph emerged of her kissing the director of the Cannes Film Festival, Gilles Jacob, on the cheek.</h3>Hatami, who rose to international fame in 2011 with the Academy-Award winning Iranian drama “A Se...
Alec Baldwin Taken Into Police Custody While Riding His Bike
2014-05-13 17:24:38 UTC
The actor, 56, was spotted Tuesday morning being handcuffed by a New York City police officer for riding the wrong way on his bike.
"Alec was taken into custody in order to ID him and given two summons this morning in NYC," the New York Deputy Commissioner of Public Information told "The Insid...
Audrey Hepburn - everybody's dream girl
2014-05-04 19:40:30 UTC
<h3>It is a complex heritage that we take from Audrey Hepburn: glamour with a hint of sadness. No wonder she still resonates strongly with modern women</h3>The media was saturated with her image, as befits the passing of a Hollywood star. Ten years on, though, and Audrey is just as culturally pre...
Audrey Hepburn's 85th birthday: After a bizarre and traumatic childhood she went on to be a Hollywood great
2014-05-07 04:19:01 UTC
It used to be said that you can't be too rich or too thin. We now no longer believe this. Bankers and hedge fund managers are too rich; and now the celebrity magazines and tabloids lead the choruses of "Look how skinny's she's got!" The nicer way of saying the same thing, and making it a complime...
James Brown Biopic ‘Get On Up’ Gets By With Help From a Pair of Famous Friends
2014-05-07 04:19:33 UTC
James Brown would have turned 81 on Saturday, and while his birthday gives fans cause to celebrate the Godfather of Soul, 2014 marks an especially notable year for J.B.'s faithful.
That's because Brown will get the big-screen biopic treatment in August's "Get On Up," featuring rising star Chad...
Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Teaming On New Project She Wrote
2014-05-04 08:07:08 UTC
Brad Pitt and Angela Jolie are back at it! For the first time in nine years, the longtime partners are collaborating on an upcoming movie, Deadline reports.
Pitt, 50, met his current mate on the set of their first movie Mr. and Mrs. Smith, which arrived in theaters in June 2005. While the acti...
The 'Bollywood Oscars' host Indian and American stars
2014-04-28 06:03:04 UTC
<h3>Hrithik Roshan inadvertently mesmerises John Travolta with the technicolor lining of his jacket, inspiring the lead singer of the 1979 album Travolta Fever with unexpected dreams.</h3>TAMPA | The Indian film industry's top award show sailed into Tampa Saturday with a pirate-themed opening mus...
French tourist gave ‘homeless’ Richard Gere leftover pizza
2014-04-28 06:08:55 UTC
A French mother has revealed herself as the mystery do-gooder who gave Richard Gere food without realising the actor was only playing the role of a homeless man.
Kind-hearted tourist Karine Gombeau, 42, had come from a bon voyage to Little Italy in New York City with her family on Tuesday when ...
Robin Williams' 'Villa of Smiles,' officially hitting market
2014-04-26 17:16:09 UTC
Robin Williams' "Villa of Smiles" estate in Napa Valley hit the Multiple Listing Service
Williams commissioned the Italianate estate about 10 years ago from Gast Architects, and is now offering it at $29.9 million -- a big price cut from about two years ago, when he tried to sell it for $35 mi...
Ladies' Home Journal ending regular publication after 130 years
2014-04-24 18:15:24 UTC
Ladies' Home Journal, the magazine that has been helping to shape the style and taste of American women since the 19th century, is ending its 130-year run of regular publication.
In its heyday, LHJ, as it is known in short, reached almost 7 million readers, and together with rivals such as Bet...
Oliver Stone Tells China: Drop the Mao Propaganda Movies
2014-04-21 08:49:53 UTC
From Platoon and JFK to the documentary The Untold History of the United States, film director Oliver Stone has long been known for riling up his audiences. That’s what he did again on Thursday, but this time in front of a Chinese audience. Speaking at the Beijing International Film Festival, Sto...
Prosecutor has depicted Pistorius as a man with a disdainful attitude to authority
2014-04-16 08:26:36 UTC
It has been exhausting just to watch Oscar Pistorius - doubled up on the ropes for hour after hour, heavy arms trying to fend off another clinical combination of lethal jabs and low blows from prosecutor Gerrie Nel.<a href="http://diaalnews.com/albums/85"><h3>February I3, 20I3 : Reeva and Oscar a...
…what is this?
2014-04-12 00:55:44 UTC
<h3>The story behind that horrifying Emma Watson GIF is even weirder than the GIF itself</h3>
A GIF of Emma Watson morphing into Sophia Vergara transfixed and horrified the Internet Wednesday, with reactions generally a variation of “…what is this?”
The GIF is so thoroughly creepy and borde...
Peaches Geldof found dead aged 25
2014-04-07 19:28:03 UTC
The Geldof family was struggling to come to terms with the latest chapter in its tragic history after the sudden death of Peaches Geldof, aged just 25, at her home in Kent on Monday.
"We are beyond pain," her father, Bob Geldof, said as he confirmed the news.
The journalist and model was pr...
Kate Winslet: 'I wish I'd had help dealing with fame'
2014-04-03 16:53:48 UTC
Kate Winslet says she wishes she had been given more support to help her cope with the pressures of early fame.
The Oscar-winning actress admitted her experience of Hollywood had been "one shock after another".
"It isn't easy going through that level of exposure so quickly," she told the BB...