Friday, May 8, 2015
The Cannes Film Festival will next week lift the curtain on 12 days of glamour, movies, deals and parties drawing the elite of the cinema world, from Hollywood honchos to arthouse auteurs.
A fraudulent composer once dubbed "Japan's Beethoven," but who was neither deaf nor especially musical, is set to star in a documentary film about his charade, a report said Thursday.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
An Australian mayor has accused public broadcaster SBS of promoting "poverty porn" in a controversial new documentary about working-class Sydney residents, as a picket line of garbage trucks protested the program Wednesday.
Age rarely catches a break in pop culture. But when Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin lend their outsized talents to a sitcom, expect something far removed from old-lady cliches and self-negating punchlines.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Actor Andrew Garfield, who has been filming Martin Scorsese's new film "Silence" in Taiwan over the past few months, said Monday in Taipei that the warm welcome the film's cast and crew have received has made them feel like they belong here.
Monday, May 4, 2015
Streaming television is now mainstream, although it has not caused many people to "cut the cord" for traditional pay TV. Not yet, anyway.
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Classic 1970s TV series "Roots," about one African family's struggle to survive slavery over generations, is to be remade for U.S. television next year, the companies behind it said Friday.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Director Peter Jackson and Hollywood star Russell Crowe led tributes Wednesday for Oscar-winning Australian cinematographer Andrew Lesnie, who died suddenly aged 59.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan on Monday was named senior producer of a professional wrestling program and said he would try to push boundaries on cultural issues.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Salma Hayek is in Lebanon, her first visit to her ancestral homeland, to launch "The Prophet," an animated feature film she co-produced.