Sofia Coppola wins best director at Cannes film festival

May 30, 2017

Sofia Coppola wins best director at Cannes film festival

Sofia Coppola scooped best director at the Cannes film festival on Sunday night for her star-studded remake of “The Beguiled”.Among others she thanked her father, the “Apocalypse Now” director Francis Ford Coppola, who she said “taught me writing and directing.” Coppola brought her remake ...

Ariana Grande cancels tour dates after Manchester attack

May 25, 2017

Ariana Grande cancels tour dates after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande has called off two London concerts and five in Europe after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at her performance in Manchester, England, the U.S. pop singer’s representatives said on Wednesday.Monday’s bombing, which killed 22 people and wounded 64, also resulted in ...

May 24, 2017

'Star Wars' — four decades of box office gold

Lucasfilm is celebrating 40 years Thursday since the release of “Star Wars,” kicking off a franchise that has made $7.7 billion at the box office. Here is a breakdown of every theatrical release in the “Star Wars” universe, in the order of the money ...

Jimmy Kimmel to return as next year's Oscars host

May 17, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel to return as next year's Oscars host

Late night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the Oscars, the Academy said Tuesday, as the glitzy annual show moves on from the biggest mix-up in its history.The 49-year-old comedian will be reunited with producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd for the ...

New Miss USA helps regulate nuclear power plants

May 15, 2017

New Miss USA helps regulate nuclear power plants

The Miss USA pageant on Sunday touted American diversity, and chose an African-American chemist with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to wear the crown.Kara McCullough from the U.S. capital will go on to represent the United States at the Miss Universe contest. “We regulate nuclear ...