Charity ‘Sunshine’ Tillemann-Dick: Opera singer with transplanted lungs dies

Charity "Sunshine" Tillemann-Dick, a venerated American opera singer who survived two double lung transplants, has died at age 35. Tillemann-Dick was diagnosed with pulmonary hypertension in 2004, forcing her to undergo two emergency lung transplants...

Keira Knightley Used Hypnosis to Help Deal With Stress Early in Her Career

By Carolyn L. Todd Keira Knightley spoke this week about battling mental health issues during her early years of fame. On an episode of The Hollywood Reporter's Awards Chatter podcast, she described the psychological toll that...

Michael Jackson’s legacy under microscope in new sex abuse film

Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Almost 10 years after his sudden death, Michael Jackson’s legacy is under fresh scrutiny in a documentary about alleged child sex abuse that has been met with outrage by...

Cabin Pressure: The sitcom that broke records

By Kate Whannel BBC News It has won numerous awards, broken BBC Radio 4 records, launched the career of "a once in a generation writer" and spawned a devoted, international fan base with a particular...

Andie MacDowell talks first nude scene and #MeToo movement, says country isn’t progressive enough

By Morgan M. Evans -FoxNews.com In a new interview, Andie MacDowell opened up about her first on-camera nude scene, about getting older and about how she feels working amid a #MeToo driven industry. MacDowell, who made...

Roma victory at Critics’ Choice awards strengthens Oscar hopes

Alfonso Cuarón’s drama picks up four awards, while The Americans and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel dominate the TV section with three each Andrew Pulver-  The Guardian Alfonso Cuarón’s nostalgic evocation of a 1970s Mexican childhood emerged...

Jennifer Lawrence engaged to art gallery director – US media

Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is engaged to boyfriend Cooke Maroney, her representative has told US media. The 28-year-old Hunger Games star sparked engagement rumours after she was seen wearing a ring on a night out...

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Stomps Its Way to $150 Million Debut

By Jake Coyle / AP (NEW YORK) — The dinosaurs still rule the box office. “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” surpassed expectations to open with an estimated $150 million in ticket sales in U.S. and Canada theaters...

Box Office: ‘Captain Marvel’ soars to $153 million launch

Dave McNary LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Brie Larson’s “Captain Marvel” is soaring to a heroic opening weekend of $153 million in North America at 4,310 sites, reviving what had been a slumbering 2019 box office. Cast...

‘Cold War’ leads winners at 2018 European Film Awards

By Wendy Mitchell-Screendaily Cold War won best film, best director, best actress (Joanna Kulig) and best screenwriter at the 31st European Film Awards (EFAs), held on December 15, 2018 in Seville. Pawel Pawlikowski’s film previously won best...

Supergirl Will Feature Television’s First Transgender Superhero

By Associated Press (BURBANK, Calif.) — A transgender activist who won a discrimination lawsuit after her school refused to let her use the girls’ bathroom will be TV’s first transgender superhero. Nicole Maines will star in...

Anti-harassment groups share $20 million CBS handout after Moonves exit

Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - CBS Corp on Friday named the Time’s Up anti-sexual harassment group and 17 other organizations that will share a $20 million donation stemming from the exit of its chief...

Alfonso Cuaron wins at Directors Guild for ‘Roma,’ Cooper empty-handed

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Alfonso Cuaron was named best director by his peers on Saturday for his semi-autobiographical film “Roma,” cementing his front-runner status ahead of the Oscars in three weeks time. In one of...

No Netflix films at Cannes for second year running, reports suggest

Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman and The Laundromat, starring Meryl Streep, among releases unlikely to get festival screenings Catherine Shoard -  The Guardian The Laundromat, starring Meryl Streep, looks unlikely to get a Cannes screening this year,...

‘Green Book’ Wins 2018 Toronto Film Festival People’s Choice Award – Oscar Harbinger?

by Pete Hammond Peter Farrelly’s Green Book is the winner of this year’s sometimes Oscar-predictive Grolsch People’s Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival. Last year’s winner Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri went on to be nominated for...

‘Black Panther’ Cracks $780M WW Box Office; $1B Coming Closer Into Its Grasp

By Nancy Tartaglione FRIDAY UPDATE: Passing Marvel stablemate Guardians Of The Galaxy on Thursday globally, Black Panther has lifted its worldwide cume to $780.3M. The breakdown through yesterday is $435.4M domestic and $344.9M at the...

Travolta’s ‘Gotti,’ Trump get Razzie ‘worst film’ nods

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - John Travolta’s mob movie flop “Gotti” and President Donald Trump were nominated on Monday for the Razzie Awards for the worst films of 2018 after a year that organizers called...

Football Scandal Girl Zahia Scores Cannes Hit in Film Debut

She is notorious as the under-age escort at the heart of a scandal that shook the French football team, but Zahia Dehar has confounded her critics with a startling big screen debut at the...

‘Aquaman’ Sequel: James Wan Seeking Seaworthy Script As First Film Makes DC History

by Geoff Boucher – Deadline Hollywood EXCLUSIVE: As Aquaman is poised to supplant The Dark Knight Rises as the top-grossing film in the DC Universe, Warner Bros has begun the process of bringing director James Wan...

‘Ocean’s 8’ quickly tops ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ at the box office

Associated Press "Ocean's 8," the female-fronted overhaul of the starry heist franchise, opened with an estimated $41.5 million at the box office, taking the weekend's top spot from the fast-falling "Solo: A Star Wars Story." At...