07 Aug 2016
Lily Tomlin, one of America's most enduring comic actresses, will receive a lifetime achievement award in January from the Screen Actors Guild (SAG), the group announced on Thursday.
Tomlin, 76, who rose to fame in 1969 through...
06 Aug 2016
Armed with a spray gun and lugging buckets of flour, water, and pigment, a French artist has overcome storms and burrowing moles to turn a hectare of Swiss hillside into what is believed to be the world’s largest painting on grass....
31 Jul 2016
It's been five years since fans of Harry Potter tearfully said goodbye to the boy wizard they had grown up with, but a new play, book release and spin-off film are casting his spell all over again.
Fans around the world went...
27 Jul 2016
Movie director Mohammed Diab has expressed his anger at alleged attempts to undermine the Egyptian release of his political drama “Eshtibak" (Clash, 2016), which went on general release in Egypt on Wednesday.
23 Jul 2016
The sequel to 2015 action blockbuster Jurassic World is set to start production in February 2017, with The Impossible director Juan Antonio Bayona to helm the second film in the franchise.
The sequel has reportedly been given the...
23 Jul 2016
Like most stand-up comedians, Carey Marx has stories about "dying on stage", but in his case they are almost literally true.
Just weeks after a heart attack at the age of 46 which he put down to smoking, drinking and poor...
23 Jul 2016
When former NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden met with Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone to discuss a movie on his life, he never thought he would be making his own film debut.
Stone had initially interviewed...
22 Jul 2016
Riches from the Palace of Versailles including a harp belonging to Marie Antoinette will travel to Australia, the country's national gallery said Monday, as part of a display never seen outside France.
More than 130 paintings,...
19 Jul 2016
In a world that has been reshaped by the internet, yet still remains in the clutches of institutionalized aesthetics, artist Ikon Chiba’s experimental style unpacks an aesthetic experience that is at once erratic, unhindered and...
18 Jul 2016
Stretching back into history, the streets of Egyptian towns and cities have often been filled with the sounds and colors of street performance — from the dynamic Islamic street celebrations known as "moulids" to "...