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Grande suspends tour

Pop star Ariana Grande on Wednesday suspended her tour until early June at the earliest after a deadly attack on her show in Manchester that left 22 people dead.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/25 17:48:39

Superstar Tom Cruise says sequel to 1986 fighter jet action film ‘Top Gun’ in the works

Hollywood superstar Tom Cruise revealed on Wednesday he plans a sequel to the cult action film Top Gun, with filming set to begin next year.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/24 16:33:39

James Bond star Roger Moore dead at 89

British actor Roger Moore, who played James Bond for more than two decades with a suave wit, died Tuesday aged 89, drawing tributes for his portrayal of the womanizing super-spy, and for his charity work.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/24 16:33:39

Michael Moore filming new documentary on Donald Trump

Filmmaker Michael Moore is making a documentary on Donald Trump entitled Fahrenheit 9/11, a nod to his most famous work set in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks as well as the date the US president was elected.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/17 18:28:39

Kimmel to return as Oscars host

Late night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel will return to host the Oscars, the Academy said Tuesday, as the glitzy annual show moves on from the biggest mix-up in its history.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/17 18:18:39

Video of Putin playing piano garners over 1 million views

The video clip of Russian President Vladimir Putin playing two Russian songs on piano before a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping during the Belt and Road Forum on Sunday has gone viral in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/16 22:33:40

Legendary music boss Reid out amid sexual harassment reports

L.A. Reid, one of the music world's top executives who helped launch the careers of myriad stars including Rihanna and Justin Bieber, has left Epic Records after reported harassment allegations.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/16 17:43:39

Dimash Kudaibergen newest symbol of Sino-Kazakh relations

Singer Dimash Kudaibergen became famous in China literally overnight after he debuted on the first episode of Hunan Television's hit singing competition show Singer on January 22.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/16 17:43:39

Daring Kidman center of attention at France’s annual film festival

Nicole Kidman is the undisputed queen of the Cannes film festival which opens Wednesday afternoon in the French Riviera resort, starring in three of its most eagerly awaited films.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/16 17:33:39

New crowned 2017 Miss USA sparks firestorm for controversial remarks

Kara McCullough, a 25-year-old scientist working for the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, was crowned Miss USA 2017 Sunday night in Las Vegas and caused a firestorm on social media for controversial comments about political issues during the competition.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/16 7:49:23

French actor Delon to retire

Alain Delon, the French star dubbed one of "the best looking actors of all time," declared Tuesday that he was calling time on his career.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/10 17:23:39

Chadwick Boseman: I’m not ready for ‘Black Panther’ fame

Many actors on the verge of the big time like to pretend they have it all worked out, that they know what to expect and are ready.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/10 17:03:39

Hollywood actor runs for congress in South California

Antonio Sabato Jr., an actor best known for his roles on several reality television shows, announced to run for congress in South California in the west coast of the United States
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/10 7:45:37

Former US president Bill Clinton co-writes White House thriller

Bill Clinton might have hoped to spend this year back in the White House as the US' "first gentleman," should his wife Hillary have won the 2016 election.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/9 17:38:39

Musician Nicki Minaj becomes college benefactor through Twitter

Hip-hop star Nicki Minaj has promised to pay university tuition for dozens of fans after a promotional contest metamorphosed over Twitter.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/9 17:03:39

Renowned Chinese mathematician dies at 98

Renowned Chinese mathematician Wu Wenjun, died on Sunday at the age of 98 in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/7 20:50:23

UK’s Prince Philip, 95, to retire in August

Britain's Prince Philip, the 95-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II, will retire from public engagements later this year, Buckingham Palace said Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/4 21:28:40

Pitt opens up

Brad Pitt has admitted heavy drinking helped ruin his marriage and revealed he is teetotal and in therapy in his first interview since his shock split from Angelina Jolie.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/4 17:43:39