Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington commits suicide
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington committed suicide on Thursday, law enforcement sources told entertainment portal TMZ. The singer hanged himself...
Cara Delevingne: model, actress ‘hopeless romantic’
The world’s press are gathered at a news conference for Luc Besson’s Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets and...
Jagga Jasoos actor Bidisha Bezbaruah found dead in her flat
Actress-singer Bidisha Bezbaruah has been found hanging from a ceiling fan, from her flat at Sushant apartment in Gurgaon...
‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ opens to franchise low of $69.1 Million
It seems the Transformers franchise is rusty. As of Sunday morning, Transformers: The Last Knight, the fifth instalment directed by Michael Bay, looks to bring in $69.1 million from 4,069 domestic locations during its five-day opening weekend. That’s a franchise low for the sequel from Paramount and Hasbro, behind... Read more
Actor Johnny Depp apologizes for Trump assassination joke
Johnny Depp on Friday apologized for joking about assassinating U.S. President Donald Trump, saying his remarks were in “poor taste.” “The Pirates of the Caribbean” star spoke during an appearance at Britain’s Glastonbury music festival on Thursday when he pondered how long it had been since an actor had... Read more
Daniel Day-Lewis announces retirement from acting
Oscar-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis, one of the most acclaimed performers of his generation, has announced he is retiring. Citing the 60-year-old star’s spokeswoman Leslee Dart, trade magazine Variety said he “will no longer be working as an actor.” “He is immensely grateful to all of his collaborators and audiences... Read more
Actress Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin in system, autopsy shows
Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher had traces of cocaine, heroin, and party drug MDMA, also known as ecstasy, in her system when she died suddenly in December, according to a full autopsy report released on Monday. The autopsy report from the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner could not ascertain... Read more
‘Cars 3’ speeds past ‘Wonder Woman’ at box office
Disney’s Cars 3 raced past superhero flick Wonder Woman to number one at the North American box office over the weekend, with a $53.3 million haul, industry estimates showed Sunday. The third installment in Pixar´s Cars franchise featuring Lightning McQueen and his longtime friends fighting off a challenge from... Read more
John Avildsen, director of ‘Rocky’, dies at 81
The Oscar-winning director,John Avildsen, has died. He was 81 years old. John  Avildsen’s  blockbuster films like “Rocky” and “The Karate Kid” championed the ascent of underdogs died of pancreatic cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. The 1976 hit “Rocky” — an adrenaline-pumping story that captures the rise of a... Read more
After losing voice, Shania Twain announces comeback
Shania Twain, the crossover country star whose huge success in the 1990s was followed by troubled years in which she lost her voice and husband, is ready with a comeback album. Twain, the top-selling woman in country music history, announced that she will put out a fifth album, “Now,”... Read more
DiCaprio returns Brando Oscar as part of Malaysian laundering probe
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has turned over an Oscar won by Marlon Brando to U.S. investigators probing alleged money laundering by a state-owned Malaysian investment fund, his representatives said on Thursday. DiCaprio has also initiated the return of other, unidentified items that the actor said he accepted as gifts for... Read more
Pakistani-American Kumail Nanjiani makes Hollywood debut
Growing up in Pakistan’s chaotic megacity of Karachi, Kumail Nanjiani never imagined he would one day star in a Hollywood rom-com, let alone be a leading man in Donald Trump’s America. “The Big Sick,” opening in selected cinemas on June 23, brings to the big screen the real-life story... Read more
Dylan accused of lifting passages of Nobel lecture
A writer has charged that rock legend Bob Dylan lifted sections of his Nobel Prize lecture from SparkNotes, the free online study guide aimed at students. Dylan, the surprise winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, last week delivered a long-awaited lecture that was a requirement to receive the... Read more
Katy Perry breaks down on depression in marathon livestream
Katy Perry broke down with emotion when describing her depression and offered to bury the hatchet with fellow pop superstar Taylor Swift as she livestreamed her life for 96 hours. To promote her fifth album “Witness,” Perry invited fans to watch her inside a Los Angeles home for a... Read more
Amjad Sabri’s first death anniversary today
The first death anniversary of the sufi Qawaal, Amjad Farid Sabri being observed today. Amjad Farid Sabri was gunned down at Liaquatabad Town in Karachi in broad daylight on the 16th of Ramazan. Amjad Sabri’s family decided to hold his first death anniversary on the Islamic date of his death.... Read more
Adam West, TV’s campy Batman in 1960s series, dies at age 88
Adam West, who earned a place in American pop culture history with his campy portrayal of the title character in the classic 1960s TV series Batman, has died at age 88, his family said on Saturday. West, who was so closely identified with Batman for the rest of his... Read more
Tight security in Paris as Ariana Grande resumes Europe tour
French fans of Ariana Grande flooded to a Paris concert hall on Wednesday as the US pop star resumed her European tour following a suicide bombing at the end of her show in the English city of Manchester that killed 22 people. There was a heavy police presence outside... Read more