Armenians dance kochari at Beijing Olympic Stadium

Armenian groups presented the traditional dance kochari at Beijing’s Olympic Stadium within the framework of the Conference on Asian Civilizations Dialogue. Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan shared the video on his Facebook page. More than 2,000...

Moves like Jagger: Stones’ frontman posts dance video after health scare

(Reuters) - Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger posted a video of his trademark dance moves on Twitter on Wednesday to show the world he is back in shape following heart valve surgery. The 75-year-old singer...

Cannes: 10 things to know about the world’s most important film festival

The 72nd Cannes Film Festival boasts big-name directors from Quentin Tarantino to Pedro Almodovar — plus plenty of fresh faces. Running May 14-25, here's what to look out for during this year's French Riviera...

Elvis Presley Was A Pedophile “Obsessed With Virginity”, Claims Book

Author Joel Williamson has said Elvis Presley kept a group of three 14-year-old girls with him on tour who were up "for pillow fights, tickling, kissing and cuddling", reports vice.com. Indo-Asian News Service -NDTV The...

Mel Gibson casting in Rothchild comedy sparks outrage

News of the film, set among the New York super-rich, attracts criticism in wake of the actor’s previous antisemitism controversies Andrew Pulver Rothchild, starring Mel Gibson, is described ‘an action-packed cautionary tale on wealth and power’....

Eurovision 2019: 10 acts qualify for 2019 Grand Final

Ten countries have qualified for the Grand Final of Eurovision Song Contest 2019, which takes places this Saturday 18 May at Expo Tel Aviv. The following ten countries have qualified for the Grand Final (in...

U.S. actor Tim Conway of ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ dies at age 85

Bill Trott (Reuters) - Emmy-winning actor Tim Conway, who brought an endearing, free-wheeling goofiness to skits on “The Carol Burnett Show” that cracked up his cast mates as well as the audience, died on Tuesday...

Cannes jury head Inarritu hails cinema experience in Netflix age

Sarah White, Hanna Rantala CANNES, France (Reuters) - Cannes jury president Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu lauded the “communal experience” of watching movies in cinemas as the French film festival, locked in a row with streaming services...

Tearful Felicity Huffman admits role in U.S. college admissions scandal

Nate Raymond BOSTON (Reuters) - Actress Felicity Huffman tearfully pleaded guilty on Monday to paying to rig a college entrance exam for her daughter, part of a wide-ranging scandal in which wealthy parents used fraud...

Doris Day, Hollywood star of the 1950s and ’60s, dead at 97

Bill Trott (Reuters) - Actress Doris Day, who became one of the greatest box-office attractions of her time as the cheery, freckle-faced personification of wholesomeness, died on Monday at the age of 97, her foundation...

Cannes Film Festival defends award to ‘imperfect’ Delon

Sarah White, Johnny Cotton CANNES, France (Reuters) - Cannes Film Festival organizers on Monday defended handing an honorary prize to French screen legend Alain Delon, saying the actor, who has courted controversy with his views...

Venice Biennale empowers women, diversity

The Korea Times -By Kwon Mee-yoo The 58th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia 2019 opened last week focusing on embracing voices of minorities. This year's Venice Biennale is helmed by American curator Ralph...

Box Office: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ stays no. 1, ‘Detective Pikachu’ debuts with solid $58 million

Rebecca Rubin LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney and Marvel’s “Avengers: Endgame” remained victorious at the North American box office, collecting $65 million during its third weekend in theaters. “Avengers: Endgame” officially passed “Avengers: Infinity War” ($679...

Eurovision contestants walk the orange carpet in Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Contestants from 41 countries walked an orange carpet in Tel Aviv’s “Culture Square” on Sunday for the opening ceremony of Eurovision 2019, brushing aside security concerns and calls for a...

Alyssa Milano calls for sex strike, ignites social media

Milano received support from fans and fellow actress Bette Midler joined her in also calling for a sex strike with her own tweet. Source: Associated Press Actress Alyssa Milano ignited social media with a tweet Friday...

BAFTA TV Awards 2019: ‘Killing Eve’ & ‘Patrick Melrose’ Score Top Awards As Winners...

By Peter White -International Co-Editor - Deadline Hollywood Killing Eve and Patrick Melrose were the big winners at the BAFTA TV Awards in London. The BBC America drama, which was created by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, took home...

Cannes festival adapts to #MeToo era – but gender issues remain

Film event adds family-friendly initiative yet for female directors it looks to be business as usual Lanre Bakare Arts and culture correspondent- The Guardian A protest on the red carpet last year against the lack of...

Britney Spears takes out restraining order against former manager Sam Lutfi

Lutfi, who has had previous restraining orders, denies wrongdoing and accuses Spears’ family of controlling her Ben Beaumont-Thomas-  The Guardian Britney Spears’ legal team have taken out a temporary restraining order against her former manager Sam...

Survey into disabled musicians finds serious failings at UK venues

Over two-thirds of disabled musicians surveyed said they hid their disability for fear of damaging their careers, and had to compromise their health to perform live Ben Beaumont-Thomas – The Guardian Blaine Harrison of Mystery Jets,...

“I Love Him”: Pamela Anderson Visits Julian Assange In Prison

Julian Assange is now serving out a 50-week sentence for jumping bail and is contesting an extradition request from the United States where he is wanted for hacking. Agence France-Presse - NDTV London:  Former "Baywatch" star...