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Friday , February 3 2023

Entertainment

After conquering Europe with country, young DJ hits US – Lady Gaga to sing at Super Bowl, Grammys

NEW YORK, Feb 3: Of all America’s musical heritage, country is among the genres with the least global reach, but a touch of twang has helped …

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Syria’s textile industry hangs on for survival – Factories destroyed, workers gone

BEIRUT, Feb 3, (AFP): At a stall in a Beirut exhibition hall, Syrian businesswoman Reem Abu Dahab displays her workshop’s lacy pink and white nightgowns, …

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‘Dark Night’, ‘Nation’ powerful tales – Some of best films of Sundance 2016

LOS ANGELES, Feb 2, (RTRS): Variety film critics Justin Chang, Peter Debruge, Guy Lodge, Geoff Berkshire and Dennis Harvey weighed in with their choices for the …

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2nd men’s fashion week kicks off in NY – Trendy street wear

NEW YORK, Feb 2, (AFP): Men’s fashion week kicked off in New York on Monday for a second season, playing catch up after chic shows …

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Fahmy’s memoir ‘Cell’ being developed into feature film – Pope Francis to make acting debut in ‘Beyond the Sun’

LOS ANGELES, Feb 2, (RTRS): Egyptian-Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy’s upcoming memoir “The Marriott Cell,” about his arrest with two other Al Jazeera English reporters at …

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Church, Stapleton lead ACM nominations – Lambert earns three nominations

NASHVILLE, Tenn, Feb 2, (AP): Eric Church and Chris Stapleton lead the nominees for the 51st annual Academy of Country Music Awards with five nominations …

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‘Gleason’ displays ALS’ devastating effect – ‘Eagle Huntress’ brings girl-power message

LOS ANGELES, Feb 1, (RTRS):  The devastating effects of ALS are on full display in “Gleason,” an emotional powerhouse of a documentary charting former NFL …

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Women’s rock climbing gains foothold in Iran

In the mountains of northwestern Iran, Farnaz Esmaeilzadeh clings to a sheer rock face, ignoring the dizzying height and icy wind as she searches for …

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Sundance launches strong contenders for Oscars 2017 – ‘Birth of a Nation’, ‘Weiner’ pick top awards

LOS ANGELES, Feb 1, (RTRS):  It may seem nuts to start handicapping next year’s Oscars race before this year’s ceremony has even aired, but Sundance …

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‘Revenant’, ‘Thrones’ win ADG Awards – Von Brandenstein receives Lifetime Achievement award

LOS ANGELES, Feb 1, (RTRS): “The Revenant”, “Mad Max: Fury Road” and “The Martian” walked away with film honors at the Art Directors Guild’s (ADG) …

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