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Hollywood star George Clooney
The international premiere at the Berlin film festival for the Coen brothers' "Hail, Caesar!" turned into a debate about refugees on Thursday as the filmmakers and cast found themselves challenged at a...
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Hollywood actress Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep, the most admired actress of her generation, fueled Hollywood's diversity controversy on Thursday when she said that all of humanity originated in Africa.   The three-time Oscar winner, who is in...
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Harrison Ford, in Sydney to promote the hotly anticipated new instalment of the franchise, "The Force Awakens", says it was when stepped back on the new "Star Wars" set that he really felt at home.
AFP
LONDON (AP) — British health authorities announced Thursday they have issued criminal charges against the producers of Star Wars: The Force Awakens over an on-set accident in which Harrison Ford broke...
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Oscars statuette
We've all yawned each year as Oscar winners rush through the names of the people they want to thank during their brief acceptance speeches, hoping no one is forgotten.   Well, things are about to change....
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Oscar winner Kate Winslet returns to the big screen as a landscape designer tasked with constructing the grand gardens of Versailles, but the British actress says she is not so green-fingered when it comes to her own backyard.
The 39-year old star of "Titanic" plays Sabine De Barra in romantic period drama "A Little Chaos", who is commissioned to create the Rockwork Grove in the gardens of the French palace under King Louis XIV.
The film stars Alan Rickman as the king, Stanley Tucci as his brother Philippe, Duc d'Orleans and Mathias Schoenaerts as landscape artist Andre Le Notre.
Winslet can be seen weeding and chopping down plants in the film but says the experience does not mirror real life.
"I'm not a gardener. I wish I was," Winslet told reporters at the London premiere of the film on Monday night.
With bouffant hair and lots of bling jewelry, Academy Award winner Kate Winslet adds a somewhat different role to her acting repertoire in crime thriller "Triple 9", portraying a "properly evil"...

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Maspero, the building that overlooks the Nile Corniche and has witnessed many...
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Literature

The 2016 Cairo International Book Fair is set to begin on January 27 and run...
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History

French historian Jean-Pierre Filiu, a professor of Middle East studies at the...
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Cinema/TV

Actor Ahmed al-Saqqa
Director Amr Arafa concluded the shooting of scenes in Moqattam for his latest...
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Fashion

X Factor victor Louisa Johnson reflects on hopes and dreams after becoming the youngest ever winner. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
 
After winning "X Factor" last week and fans over with her powerful...
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Music

Coldplay
British rock band Coldplay may have won several Grammy awards for its music,...
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