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Entertainment

Iran, Philippines stars triumph at Cannes – Britain’s Loach joins elite club with second Palme

LOS ANGELES, May 23, (Agencies): The final awards ceremony of the 69th Cannes Film Festival has concluded, with veteran British filmmaker Ken Loach winning the …

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Cannes best films reflect a new world – Philippine film industry celebrates Jose’s Cannes win

LOS ANGELES, May 23, (Agencies): Movies channel the world, even when they’re not trying to. At a festival like Cannes, the films that win awards …

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The Weeknd big winner with eight awards at Billboard – Madonna, Stevie Wonder pay homage to Prince

LOS ANGELES, May 23, (Agencies): Madonna paid homage to Prince by wearing his signature color and bringing another icon — Stevie Wonder — onstage to …

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Singer Kesha gets ‘standing ovation’ – Bieber top male artist

Following much back-and-forth over the past week, Kesha performed Bob Dylan’s “It Ain’t Me, Babe” at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night. Joined by Ben Folds …

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‘Happiest’ tops Un Certain Regard – Koji Fukada wins Jury Prize for ‘Harmonium’

LOS ANGELES, May 22, (RTRS): Finnish boxing biopic “The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki” scored a knockout in this year’s Un Certain …

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‘Blood Father’ a fast-paced, rescue-and-revenge thriller – Richet’s latest aims to reboot Gibson’s career

LOS ANGELES, May 22, (RTRS): It’s silly to say that actors are the characters they play, but it’s naive to say that they totally aren’t. …

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Peabody at 75 still matter to winners – Letterman, Stewart receive special achievement honors

LOS ANGELES, May 22, (RTRS): Walter Cronkite once famously said, “You count your Emmys, you cherish your Peabodys”. It’s a quote that comes up often with …

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Coppola revels in ‘scary’ challenge – US film director prepares for premiere of first opera

ROME, May 22, (AFP): Sofia Coppola says she is loving the “scary” challenge of directing an opera for the first time as she prepares for …

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Slice-of-life drama in ‘Wolf and Sheep’ – Musings, stunning landscapes in ‘Mimosas’

LOS ANGELES, May 21, (RTRS): Winner of the Directors’ Fortnight’s top kudos, the art cinema prize, the slim, slice-of-life drama “Wolf and Sheep” mixes naturalistic, …

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Cher turns 70, still a ‘hot artist’ – Fans pay tribute

LOS ANGELES, May 21, (Agencies):  May 20 marks the 70th birthday of Cher, who has enjoyed nearly a dozen showbiz careers in 50-plus years — …

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