Thursday, April 17, 2014
Annie Baker was teaching a playwriting class at New York University when her phone exploded with rings. Her students soon learned that their teacher had just won one of theater's biggest honors — the Pulitzer Prize for drama. But class wasn't over.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
China's state-owned film distributor is making its first investment in Hollywood movies by taking a stake in two Legendary Entertainment productions.
Beijing has made it into the top 10 of the world's most global cities for the first time, ranking eighth in the A.T. Kearney Global Cities Index.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
A pair of rhinestone earrings Marilyn Monroe wore to a 1955 Hollywood film premiere have sold at auction for US$185,000.
Jennifer Lopez has added a couple of more trophies to her block.
The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is no longer bursting at the seams, thanks to a US$100 million expansion that has more than doubled its space and allowed it to add more interactive and contemporary exhibits.
An acclaimed revival of Henrik Ibsen's grueling “Ghosts” was an early winner at London's Olivier stage awards Sunday, taking prizes for best revival and best supporting actor.
Monday, April 14, 2014
Royal watchers were scrutinizing the duchess of Cambridge on her New Zealand tour Sunday, after husband Prince William appeared to hint a second baby is on the way.
A sprawling estate, situated on prime waterfront property along the U.S. East Coast, has sold for US$120 million, setting a new record in the United States.