Clooney says he'll wed fiancee in Venice

Sep 9, 2014

Clooney says he'll wed fiancee in Venice

George Clooney says he will marry his fiancee in Venice, one of the world’s most romantic backdrops. The heartthrob actor revealed that he will marry human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in the lagoon city in a couple of weeks. His publicist, Stan Rosenfield, said ...

Hanks, Sting lead list of Kennedy Center honorees

Sep 5, 2014

Hanks, Sting lead list of Kennedy Center honorees

Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and British rock-pop legend Sting are among the recipients of this year’s Kennedy Center Honors, the highest U.S. award for living performing artists. U.S. actress Lily Tomlin, soul singer Al Green and ballerina Patricia McBride round out the list of ...

Sayuri Yoshinaga's film wins prize at Montreal festival

Sep 2, 2014

Sayuri Yoshinaga's film wins prize at Montreal festival

The movie “Fushigi Na Misaki No Monogatari” (“Cape Nostalgia”) starring veteran actress Sayuri Yoshinaga has won the Special Grand Prix at the Montreal World Film Festival. It is the first Japanese film to win the second-highest award at the festival since “Waga Haha no ...

Aug 29, 2014

Miley Cyrus' date turns self in, posts bail

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards and who had been sought on an Oregon arrest warrant has turned himself in and posted bail, an Oregon official said Thursday night. Jesse Helt, 22, turned himself in at ...

Aug 29, 2014

Belafonte, Miyazaki to receive Academy's Governors Awards

American singer and actor Harry Belafonte, French screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, Japanese animated film director Hayao Miyazaki and Irish actress Maureen O’Hara will be honored with Governors Awards, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences said on Thursday. The academy, which hosts Hollywood’s annual ...

Jolie, Pitt wed privately at chateau in France

Aug 29, 2014

Jolie, Pitt wed privately at chateau in France

The wait is finally over: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Hollywood’s reigning royal couple, have tied the knot. Despite two years of feverish scrutiny, the pair managed to keep one of the world’s most anticipated weddings shrouded from the media’s glare. When? Where? Why ...