Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson was named the world's highest paid actor by Forbes on Thursday, raking in US$64.5 million and snatching the title held for three consecutive years by Robert Downey Jr.
Green-fingered Belarusian strongman Alexander Lukashenko forced U.S. action star Steven Seagal to eat one of his homegrown carrots in an awkward encounter that prompted much mockery on Thursday in the ex-Soviet state.
Hans Zimmer has received more than just a win in a copyright infringement case -- he also received an apology from a fellow composer who now says he mistakenly sued the Oscar-winner over the music to "12 Years a Slave."
The hateful hack of comedian Leslie Jones' personal website reveals the tricky cyber landscape celebrities tread and the murky legal protections that exist for personal digital content.
A judge has allowed a new DNA test on a prison inmate who claims he is Prince's son and the rightful heir to the pop legend's vast estate.
"Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill is among those lending his support to a terminally ill fan who wants to see "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" before he dies.
Taiwan's representative office in Australia has pledged assistance to the family of Taiwanese singer Denny Tsao (曹西平), whose nephew was reportedly hospitalized in the country following a car crash, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Tuesday.
Model and business mogul Tyra Banks is trading the catwalk for the classroom, teaching students at Stanford University next May. Banks will serve as a guest lecturer for two weeks for a class on creating and protecting a personal brand. The school says about 25 graduate students will receive instruction from Banks, who will guide students on how to use the media to showcase their business acumen and handle press exposure.
Troubled U.S. star Lindsay Lohan has demanded a meeting with President Vladimir Putin in return for appearing on a Russian chat show, its host said, confirming U.S. media reports.
Lou Pearlman, the producer who launched the hit 1990s boy band groups Backstreet Boys and NSYNC, has died in prison while serving a 25-year sentence for bilking investors of US$300 million.