Denzel Washington is returning to Broadway
2013-08-02 01:15:28 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Denzel Washington is returning to Broadway — but he won't be singing.
Standing with his wife, Pauletta Pearson, on the red carpet Monday at the premiere his new movie, "2 Guns," the Oscar- and Tony-winning actor said he's set to appear in a revival of Lorraine Hansberry's "A Ra...
Pot found in Justin Bieber's tour bus at Windsor-Detroit border
2013-07-30 04:58:38 UTC
Before teen heartthrob Justin Bieber performed Sunday night at Joe Louis Arena, border authorities searched one of his tour buses — and discovered marijuana.
The singer was not on the bus at the time, according to Kenneth Hammond, chief officer and public affairs liaison for U.S. Customs and B...
'True Blood' recap: Death Watch
2013-07-29 04:55:40 UTC
True Blood has some surprises up its sleeve yet: The person who was the saddest this hour, Arlene, gave us one of the show's funniest scenes ever when she encountered Bill during daylight. Jessica still has her death wish, but she wants to go out with a vampire bang, so she had sex with James, wh...
Diane Lane to Play Hillary Clinton
2013-07-28 01:28:19 UTC
NBC announced that it will air a four-hour miniseries titled Hillary about Hillary Clinton starring Diane Lane as the former secretary of state at the 2013 Summer Press Tour on Saturday. While no airdate has been set as the project is currently in the early stages, NBC's president Bob Greenblatt ...
Harry Belafonte joins with Fla. Capitol protesters
2013-07-26 22:13:53 UTC
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Singer and entertainer Harry Belafonte is calling on Florida Gov. Rick Scott to listen to protesters who are asking for a special legislative session to examine the state's self-defense laws after the acquittal of George Zimmerman. Scott has refused.
Protesters upset w...
New ESPN sports docs include 'Tonya and Nancy'
2013-07-25 06:40:36 UTC
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The knee whack heard 'round the world will be revisited near the 20th anniversary of the rivalry between Olympic figure skaters Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding, as one of six new documentaries on ESPN's "30 for 30" series.
The series' second season begins Oct. 1 w...
DIANA: The ultimate star of the 20th century monarchy
2013-07-22 18:46:14 UTC
That she was beautiful is clear — Princess Diana's beauty was frozen in time by her untimely death.
"A less attractive girl — we wouldn't be sitting here talking about her now," said Tina Brown, who has been covering Diana since she was a young editor at Britain's saucy Tatler magazine.
10 royal baby traditions to know
2013-07-22 13:40:07 UTC
LONDON (AP) — Prince William and Kate are seen as the new face of a centuries-old institution, keeping the best of traditions while moving forward with the times. Here are 10 things to know about the royal baby in relation to royal births of the past:
Most people take a hospit...
Philippe becomes king of Belgium
2013-07-21 18:09:20 UTC
BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgians shouted "Long live the king" Sunday to welcome their new monarch to the throne on a sunny national holiday. But several legislators from northern Flanders boycotted King Philippe I's coronation, highlighting longstanding feuding between the nation's Dutch-speaking Fleming...
CORY MONTEITH: Glee boss breaks silence
2013-07-21 05:14:10 UTC
One week after Cory Monteith's tragic death, Glee boss Ryan Murphy is breaking his silence, telling E! News how the show will move forward—and how there were discussions that the entire Fox series might be shut down for good.
Glee will return for its fifth season Sept. 26, one week later than or...
Rihanna sues owner of Topshop over T-shirt
2013-07-19 17:34:24 UTC
LONDON (AP) — Racks of T-shirts bearing Rihanna's image have been on display at London's High Court, where the singer is suing a British retailer for using her image.
Lawyers for the star seek damages from Arcadia Group Brands Ltd., which owns the Topshop fashion chain, after it sold shirts be...
Harrison Ford can't escape Han Solo, Indiana Jones
2013-07-19 06:12:11 UTC
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It's been years since Harrison Ford played towering film characters Indiana Jones and Han Solo, but the questions still come — especially at Comic-Con.
Ford made his second appearance at the all-things-geek gathering Thursday to promote his new film "Ender's Game." It might as...
Tina Turner marries longtime beau in Switzerland
2013-07-18 20:47:52 UTC
GENEVA (AP) — Legendary rock singer Tina Turner has married her longtime German beau, Erwin Bach, in a Swiss civil ceremony, a local mayor said Thursday.
The 73-year-old singer tied the knot at the registry office of her wealthy Zurich-area community with Bach, a 57-year-old music executive, s...
Bruce Springsteen dedicates song to Trayvon Martin
2013-07-18 07:59:44 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen dedicated his protest song "American Skin (41 Shots)" to teenager Trayvon Martin during a concert in Limerick, Ireland.
In a video posted online, the 63-year-old singer told the crowd Tuesday: "We'll send this as a letter back home for justice for Trayvon Mart...
Royal baby news: Baby to be born "by the end of the week"
2013-07-16 19:32:41 UTC
Royal baby news: Kate Middleton and Prince William's baby to be born "by the end of the week."
Camilla has revealed the royal family hopes William and Kate's baby will be born "by the end of the week."
During a visit to a children's hospice yesterday, she remarked: "We don't know what's goi...
'Glee' convention becomes memorial for Monteith
2013-07-15 17:09:51 UTC
What was supposed to be a weekend celebration of the musical TV series "Glee" turned into an impromptu memorial of song and dance for Cory Monteith after news of the "Glee" co-star's death rocked a "Glee" fan convention in England.
The hundreds of "gleeks," as they're known, joined a chorus of...
Prince William, Prince Harry Play Polo as Kate Middleton Awaits Royal Baby's Birth
2013-07-13 21:11:02 UTC
There's no doubt that Prince William is eager to welcome his first child with wife Kate Middleton. But until the royal baby decides to make an appearance, the Duke of Cambridge still has duties and obligations to fulfill as a member of the royal family. On Saturday, July 13, he and his younger br...
Actress Remini breaks with Scientology
2013-07-12 10:16:05 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Leah Remini is expressing appreciation to fans and others following word of her decision to leave the Church of Scientology.
In a statement issued Thursday by her talent agency, the former "King of Queens" star said she was grateful to the media, her colleagues and f...
The Royal baby and Blue Ivy will be cousins!
2013-07-09 19:22:01 UTC
New Prince or Princess of Cambridge revealed to be 23rd cousin twice-removed with Beyonce and Jay-Z's daughter
» Baby will be known as HRH Prince or Princess [first name] of Cambridge
» Will also be 11th cousins with children of Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner...
» ...and 26th cousins wi...
2013-07-09 06:52:13 UTC
LOS ANGELES (AP) — He's a musician without a record label, a card holder without any remaining credit. And the gig that supplies what he calls "food money" may now be in jeopardy.
But after events of the last week, Steve Grand said "I would die a happy man today," and not for the reasons he's ...
New Book Reveals Why Kate Middleton and Prince William Split in 2007
2013-07-08 21:14:02 UTC
Just days before Kate Middleton and Prince William welcome their first child, a new book is revealing the real reason behind their 2007 split.
New details from Kate by Michael O'Mara explain the couple's rough patch over six years ago.
The book claims that Prince William's partying ways with "g...
Stones refuse to fade away, with historic return to Hyde Park
2013-07-07 03:21:54 UTC
The Observer - The set began, naturally enough, with Start Me Up and then, 44 years after they first invited 200,000 fans to listen to them for free in Hyde Park, the Rolling Stones were off. And it sounded like – as if they really had never stopped.
Next song up and Sir Mick's voice was calli...
Amy Winehouse's possessions go on display at Jewish Museum in London
2013-07-03 07:42:19 UTC
Her book collection included Hunter S Thompson's Kingdom of Fear, 30 years of collected letters between Vladimir Nabokov and Edmund Wilson and a Big Book of Quick Crosswords, while her CD case veered from the Velvet Underground to the Drifters to Teena Marie.
They all belonged to – or were pur...
Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of ovarian cancer
2013-07-02 19:42:48 UTC
NEW YORK (AP) — Pierce Brosnan's daughter has died from ovarian cancer, his publicist confirms.
Charlotte was 41 years old when she passed away in London on June 28, after battling the disease for three years.
Brosnan's first wife Cassandra Harris, Charlotte's mother, also died from ovarian...
Christian Bale gives up Batman role
2013-07-02 16:47:12 UTC
Christian Bale will not be returning to the role of Batman – in a Justice League movie or any other film.
Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, the British actor confirmed his trilogy of films as the caped crusader for Christopher Nolan between 2005's Batman Begins and last year's The Dark Knight ...