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Entertainment

Pratt rises to blockbuster challenge

Actor makes big splash with ‘Tomorrow War’ Chris Pratt may be a loyal star of two of the biggest movie franchises of the moment, between …

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Jacobs’ post-pandemic runway: Parading puffers in patterns

NEW YORK, June 29, (AP): Theaters are dusting off the cobwebs and coming to life, the streets of midtown Manhattan are bustling, Bruce Springsteen is …

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Latifah, Lil Nas X shine at BET Awards

NEW YORK, June 28, (AP): Cardi B’s “WAP” had new meaning at the BET Awards: winning and pregnant. The Grammy-winning star debuted her baby bump …

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3D video replaces huge sets in Verona as full operas resume

VERONA, Italy, June 27, (AP): The Verona Arena amphitheater in northern Italy has returned to staging full operas for the first time since the pandemic …

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Conan O’Brien ends TBS late-night show with snark, gratitude

LOS ANGELES, June 26, (AP): Conan O’Brien stayed true to form as he wrapped his TBS show “Conan” after nearly 11 years, bouncing between self-deprecating …

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‘I want my life back:’ Spears

Singer asks judge to free her from conservatorship LOS ANGELES, June 24, (AP): After 13 years of near silence in the conservatorship that controls her …

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In ‘F9,’ finding new gear for ridiculousness

In 20 years and 10 movies the “Fast and Furious” series has relentlessly insisted that its saga is really, truly about family. With all due …

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Spielberg’s Amblin to make several films a year for Netflix

NEW YORK, June 22, (AP): Steven Spielberg, a filmmaker synonymous with big-screen enchantment, has set a new deal with Netflix in which his production company, …

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Ministry of Information to regulate theatrical performances ‘licensing’

KUWAIT CITY, June 21, (KUNA): The Minister of Information and Culture, Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Chairman of the National Council for Culture, …

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Filmmakers explore surveillance circles

BERLIN, June 20, (AP): American filmmaker Laura Poitras, known for her award-winning 2014 documentary on former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden and his revelations about …

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