Sunday, January 31, 2016
Rock legend David Bowie wanted his ashes scattered in Bali "in accordance with the Buddhist rituals," and he left most of his estate to his two children and his widow, the supermodel Iman, according to his will filed Friday in Manhattan.
French director Jacques Rivette, a secretive pioneer of New Wave film acclaimed for expanding the boundaries of movie making and for creating rich roles for actresses such as Emmanuelle Beart, has died at 87.
Many people find the idea of reading Leo Tolstoy's "War and Peace" to be daunting, but not Lily James.
A year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still struggling get together the US$10 million he needed to make his passion project, a film that tells the story of slave rebellion leader Nat Turner.
Before book buyers get to read Julia Claiborne Johnson's debut novel, "Be Frank With Me," they'll have a chance to hear it.
Mix one part superstition, two parts fashion, a dab of celebrity idolatry and a heap of media frenzy, and what do you get?
Saturday, January 30, 2016
At age 91, Robert Frank is happy to let others talk about his past.