Van Gogh painting fetches $66 mn at New York auction

May 6, 2015

Van Gogh painting fetches $66 mn at New York auction

A Vincent Van Gogh painting fetched more than $66 million at a New York auction on Tuesday, the most paid for a work by the Dutch post-impressionist artist since 1998. According to the Sotheby’s auction firm, Van Gogh’s “The Allee of Alyscamps,” which depicts ...

Actress Miho Kanno announces she's pregnant

May 5, 2015

Actress Miho Kanno announces she's pregnant

Actress Miho Kanno has announced she is pregnant and expects to give birth to her first child in the fall. The 37-year-old Kanno married actor Masato Sakai, 41, in 2013. Sakai is also a noted actor and became particularly popular after he was featured ...

Apr 30, 2015

Japan actor Watanabe honored over Tony nomination

Japanese actor Ken Watanabe said Wednesday he felt honored after being nominated the previous day for a Tony Award for his role in the Broadway musical “The King and I.” “It is truly an honor to be recognized as one of the five (nominees ...

Clint Eastwood looks back on career, 'American Sniper'

Apr 23, 2015

Clint Eastwood looks back on career, 'American Sniper'

Clint Eastwood wants to get one thing straight: He did not threaten to kill Michael Moore. “It isn’t a bad idea,” Eastwood laughed Wednesday during a tribute luncheon for the veteran actor and director at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. The “American Sniper” director was ...