Category Archives: Entertainment

Stars react to nominations for the 2016 Grammy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars react to the 2016 Grammy Award nominations, announced Monday: — "I am so grateful to the fans, the Nashville music community & the Recording Academy…

La Scala VIPS screened by metal detecting wands after Paris

MILAN (AP) — Guests attending La Scala's gala season premiere of Verdi's "Giovanna d'Arco" ("Joan of Arc") had their bags checked & were screened with metal-detecting wands Monday under enhanced…

'Hunger Games' finale fends off spooky 'Krampus' flick

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The "Hunger Games" finale spoiled an early Christmas for the holiday horror comedy "Krampus" to maintain its top spot at the North American box office for…

George Lucas, 4 others to receive Kennedy Center Honors

WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than two weeks before the release of the new "Star Wars" movie, George Lucas is approximately to receive the nation's highest award for achievement in the…

Review: 'School of Rock' a crowd-pleasing, upbeat musical

NEW YORK (AP) — Hard rock's two fingered hand gesture is back on Broadway, thanks to an English lord. The crowd-pleasing, upbeat musical based on the beloved film "School of…

LA Film Critics pick 'Spotlight' as best film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The high-octane "Mad Max: Fury Road" might have driven off with the most awards on Sunday, yet the Los Angeles Film Critics Association had another in…

Transgender actress, Warhol muse Holly Woodlawn dies at 69

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Holly Woodlawn, the transgender actress made famous by Andy Warhol & Paul Morrissey in their 1970s films "Trash" & "Women in Revolt," has died. A former…

India's top female presenter speaks out on abuse

India's top female news presenter has described how she was sexually abused as a young child, winning praise for speaking out on a subject often regarded as taboo in the…

Dance star Michael Flatley will hit the road a last time

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Flatley's ailing legs will apparently be healthy enough for one last American tour. The trailblazing former "Riverdance" star said Thursday he & his farewell show,…

Pixar goes under Lightning McQueen's hood in new exhibit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pixar is unlocking exactly how Lightning McQueen runs in a new museum exhibit. The animation studio is showing off what's underneath the "Cars" character's metal body…