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Angela Lansbury returns to West End after 40 years

Angela Lansbury returns to West End after 40 years

British-American actress Angela Lansbury, star of “Murder, She Wrote”, is returning to London’s West End for the first time in nearly 40 years [...]

January 24, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

Justin Bieber arrested ‘drag-racing while intoxicated’

Justin Bieber arrested ‘drag-racing while intoxicated’

Pop prince Justin Bieber was arrested for drag racing while intoxicated Thursday, Miami police said, in what was only the Canadian singer’s latest brush with US law. Authorities in Miami Beach, Florida reported that, at the time of his arrest, Bieber was driving a rented Lamborghini under the influence of either drugs or alcohol. “Bieber [...]

January 23, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

Music helps elderly remember: movie at Sundance

Music helps elderly remember: movie at Sundance

 It won’t cure dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, but music can nevertheless help sufferers “wake up” their memories, reveals a moving documentary presented at the Sundance Film Festival. “Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory,” the debut feature film by Michael Rossato-Bennett, follows the efforts of one man to convince Americans of the benefits of [...]

January 21, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

Rodman checks into alcohol rehab

Rodman checks into alcohol rehab

 Former basketball star Dennis Rodman, facing a backlash for a series of visits to North Korea, has checked himself into an alcohol-rehab facility, according to US media. “He has been in rehab most of this week, and I am very proud of him,” Darren Prince, his agent, was quoted as saying by CNN. “His drinking [...]

January 19, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

‘American Hustle’ takes home top SAG award

‘American Hustle’ takes home top SAG award

Crime caper “American Hustle” won the top film prize at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards on Saturday, earning another big boost in Hollywood’s all-important Oscars race. Australian Cate Blanchett won best actress for her role in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” while Matthew McConaughey took home best actor for AIDS activist movie “Dallas Buyers Club.” [...]

January 19, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

Yahoo honeymoon hits reality for Internet sweatheart Mayer

Yahoo honeymoon hits reality for Internet sweatheart Mayer

The axing this week of Yahoo’s second-in-command sent a signal that reality is setting in for Silicon Valley sweetheart Marissa Mayer, who leads the struggling Internet pioneer. Hearts soared when Mayer was wooed away from rival Google in July of 2012 to become the seventh chief of Yahoo in five years. The cultured, stylish and [...]

January 18, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

‘Slave,’ ‘Gravity’ take top honors at critics’ awards

‘Slave,’ ‘Gravity’ take top honors at critics’ awards

Harrowing historical drama “12 Years a Slave” won best picture at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards late Thursday, while 3D space spectacular “Gravity” took seven prizes. “American Hustle” — which earlier in the day shared top Oscar nominations with “Gravity” — won four prizes, including best comedy and best actress in a comedy for Amy [...]

January 17, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

Streep extends Oscar nominations record

Streep extends Oscar nominations record

Three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep extended her record as the performer with the most Academy Award nominations, with her 18th nod announced on Thursday. “Hunger Games” star Jennifer Lawrence meanwhile became the youngest ever three-time acting nominee at 23, with her performance in top-tipped crime caper “American Hustle.” Woody Allen [...]

January 16, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

Hermes designer Nichanian: a woman in a man’s world

Hermes designer Nichanian: a woman in a man’s world

Frenchwoman Veronique Nichanian, the artistic director for Hermes, stands out in the fashion world as one of the only women to create men’s styles. That she has been doing it for 26 years is another rarity. “I always feel the same anxiety,” she admitted ahead of her catwalk show Saturday in Paris. “But the enthusiasm [...]

January 16, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0

EU to probe US film licensing to pay-TV firms

EU to probe US film licensing to pay-TV firms

The EU launched a probe on Monday into licensing arrangements by the major US film studios which may prevent European pay-TV operators from showing their movies in more than one country. The European Commission, the EU’s executive arm, said it will investigate whether this means the operators have to refuse “potential subscribers from other member [...]

January 13, 2014 Reporters365 Entertainment 0