True crime takes the small screen by storm in the USA

Guests sit on automobile shaped beds as they play a game on the Sony Playstation 3 
26 Apr 2016
Turning real-life criminal cases into fictional or documentary series is a new favourite strategy for American TV networks, with Netflix, HBO, FX and CBS all trying their hand at the true crime genre. Documentary series Back in...

Jennifer Aniston named 'World's Most Beautiful Woman' by People

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux 
25 Apr 2016
At 47, Jennifer Aniston is appreciative of how she is aging. So is People magazine. It has named the actress the "World's Most Beautiful Woman" for 2016. Aniston declared herself "very, very flattered" by the honor...

6 key questions ahead of 'Game of Thrones'

Actors Mark Addy, Sean Bean, Emilia Clarke and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau who star in the television series 'Game Of Thrones' pose during a photocall at the 51st Monte Carlo television festival in Monaco June 9, 2011.
24 Apr 2016
For years, hard-core fans awaiting new episodes of HBO's smash hit show "Game of Thrones" have more or less known what's coming.   That's because the show's first five seasons have mostly followed the...

De Niro, Foster, Keitel, reunite for 'Taxi Driver' anniversary

Robert De Niro
23 Apr 2016
Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Jodie Foster and Cybill Shepherd turned out in New York to celebrate the 40th anniversary of “Taxi Driver,”  the 1976 movie that made De Niro a superstar and that spawned the iconic...

‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ hits $800M worldwide box office mark

'Batman v Superman' flies high at top of box office
17 Apr 2016
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” has passed the US$800 million mark in worldwide box office receipts, Warner Bros. Pictures announced Thursday.   The film has raked in $301.2 million domestically and $500.5 million...

CNN: James Cameron announces four 'Avatar' sequels

15 Apr 2016
Fox ended its CinemaCon presentation in Las Vegas on Thursday with a surprise guest: James Cameron.   The filmmaker announced that there will be four "Avatar" sequels, not the previously planned three. "We have decided...

Ben Affleck to return as Batman in standalone movie

13 Apr 2016
Ben Affleck has been confirmed to return as Batman in a standalone movie reports Hollywood Reporter.   The CEO and chairman of Warner Bros., Kevin Tsujihara confirmed the news on Tuesday at the annual CinemaCon in Las Vegas.   It...

Team solidifies behind 'Edge of Tomorrow' sequel

Team solidifies behind 'Edge of Tomorrow' sequel
09 Apr 2016
Original director Doug Liman is on board to helm a second "Edge of Tomorrow" film, and a pair of exciting new writers have been tapped to provide a script.   Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse worked on February's Jesse...

Cleopatra biopic starring Angelina Jolie could be back on track

Hollywood actress Angelian Jolie
08 Apr 2016
The arrival of scriptwriter David Scarpa seems to offer a glimmer of hope for Sony's long-delayed movie about the life of Cleopatra, the famous Egyptian queen. Sony has been trying to get the project off the ground since 2010, with the...

George Clooney says magazine fabricated interview

George and Amal Clooney
05 Apr 2016
UK-based publication Hello! magazine has apologized to George Clooney for using old material and quotes he never made and implying the result was an exclusive interview. Hello! Group, which owns the magazine, said it purchased the piece...