Blackface in Chinese comedy sketch draws criticism

BEIJING (AP) — A comedy sketch that featured a Chinese woman in blackface has drawn accusations of racism after being broadcast on Chinese state...

February 18th, 2018 |  


The good, the bad and the none: A look at Oscar hosts

NEW YORK (AP) — The very first Oscars were held on May 16, 1929. They were only 15 minutes long, watched by only 270 people at the Hollywood Roo...

February 18th, 2018 |  


Witness: Wilson a ‘hero’ in deadly L.A. crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Luke Wilson played a real-life hero in the aftermath of a Los Angeles car crash that also involved golfer Bill Haas, a ...

February 16th, 2018 |  



ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS

Partygoer steals $4.5M statue’s thumbPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities say a Delaware man snapped a selfie before stealing part of a...

February 15th, 2018 |  


ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS

Cattrall to Parker: You’re not my friendNEW YORK (AP) — Kim Cattrall has a message for Sarah Jessica Parker: Spare me your sympathy.Cattra...

February 11th, 2018 |  


MoviePass deal could be too good to survive

NEW YORK (AP) — MoviePass is trying to bring to movie theaters what Netflix did for DVDs and online streaming: Let subscribers watch as many mov...

February 11th, 2018 |  


Royal wedding ‘guess’ list: Who gets a nod?

LONDON (AP) — Forget the Winter Olympics, the Champion’s League or the Super Bowl. The real competition right now is who’s going to ...

February 11th, 2018 |  


Paris hotel auctions luxury pieces

PARIS (AP) — Fancy a little glamour for the old homestead?From bathtubs to beds, decorative sofas to minibars, Paris’s glitzy Ritz hotel i...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Bollywood film tackles taboo subject

NEW DELHI (AP) — It’s an unlikely scene in deeply conservative India: A hugely popular Bollywood male star grinning widely as he holds up ...

February 9th, 2018 |  


Issa Rae: Female creative voices have been amplified

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Issa Rae said she feels that women’s voices have been amplified in the film and television worlds and she’s happy...

February 4th, 2018 |