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Oscar winner Danny Boyle to direct next Bond film

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 3:59am
LONDON (Reuters) - Academy Award winner Danny Boyle will direct the next James Bond film, the movie's producers said on Friday, with actor Daniel Craig returning for his fifth outing as Britain's famous fictional spy, the smooth-talking, martini-drinking 007.

American kids recreate royal wedding for photoshoot

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 7:37pm
(Reuters) - Living the fantasy of Britain's royal wedding, American kids dressed up as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for a photoshoot on a budget and schedule that wedding planners can only dream of.

Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 4:39pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Film producer Harvey Weinstein was expected to surrender to New York police on Friday, months after he was toppled from Hollywood's most powerful ranks by scores of women accusing him of sexual assault, a person familiar with the case said.

Movie producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: media reports

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 3:43pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein, who went from one of Hollywood's most powerful film producers to being disgraced by accusations of sexual assault by scores of women, is expected to surrender to police and face charges in New York on Friday morning, the New York Times reported.

Ex-Hollywood executive Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges: NYT

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 2:46pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Former Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to New York City police on charges of sexual misconduct on Friday, the New York Times reported, citing two unidentified law enforcement officials.

Stock market value of Netflix eclipses Disney for first time

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 2:18pm
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Netflix's stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co for the first time, making it the world's most valuable entertainment company, following a monumental shift by viewers away from cinemas and cable television.

Netflix's stock market value eclipses Disney's for first time

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 1:23pm
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Netflix's stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co for the first time, making it the world's top entertainment company and underscoring a monumental shift by viewers away from cinemas and cable television.

Bollywood actress urges world to step up support for Rohingya women, children

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 1:03pm
DHAKA (Reuters) - Bollywood actress and UNICEF goodwill ambassador Priyanka Chopra called on the international community on Thursday to step up support for Rohingya women and children who fled to Bangladesh from a military crackdown in Myanmar.

Actor Morgan Freeman accused of inappropriate behavior, harassment: CNN

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:18pm
(Reuters) - At least eight women have accused actor Morgan Freeman of inappropriate behavior or harassment while working with them on film sets or at promotional events, CNN reported on Thursday.

Roaring dinosaurs return in 'Jurassic World' sequel

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:35am
LONDON (Reuters) - The dinosaurs are back. The roaring creatures return to cinema screens in "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom", the fifth installment in the sci-fi movie franchise which began 25 years ago.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive Mark Twain Prize for humor

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 12:24pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Veep" and "Seinfeld" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus will be awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, one of the United States' top artistic honors, organizers said on Wednesday.

Hip hop singer Lauryn Hill to perform in UK for album anniversary tour

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 7:13am
LONDON (Reuters) - American singer and rapper Lauryn Hill will take to the British stage later this year as she marks 20 years since the release of her award-winning debut solo album.

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85, says agent

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 6:25am
(Reuters) - Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85, his agent said.

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 1:08am
(Reuters) - Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85, his agent said.

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85: media reports

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:16pm
(Reuters) - Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85, his agent said.

Singer R. Kelly sued for sexual battery, false imprisonment

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 7:45pm
(Reuters) - A woman who said she meet R&B singer R. Kelly at a party in 2017 has filed a lawsuit against him, accusing him of sexual battery, false imprisonment and transmitting a sexual disease, the latest in a string of accusations against the Grammy-award-winning pop star.

Viacom's SpongeBob keeps rights to 'Krusty Krab' restaurant name

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 4:04pm
(Reuters) - Aye, aye, captain: the rights to The Krusty Krab, the greasy spoon featured in the popular children's TV series "SpongeBob SquarePants," belong to Viacom Inc and not to a Texas restaurateur hoping to open a seafood chain with that name.

'Solo' director says new 'Star Wars' film puts character first

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:32am
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Star Wars" movies are known for high-stakes battles to save the galaxy far, far away from the forces of evil, but director Ron Howard said he viewed the latest film installment as simply the personal journey of a young man.

UK's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle attend Charles' garden party

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:31am
LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan Markle - the Duke and Duchess of Sussex - appeared at their first official engagement since marrying last weekend when they attended an event in the gardens of Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.

Swedish DJ Avicii to have private funeral: publicist

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:28am
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish DJ and music producer Avicii, who was found dead last month in Oman at the age of 28, will be given a private funeral, his publicist said on Tuesday.

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