Filmmaker Polanski will not attend ‘French Oscars’ in Paris over criticism

PARIS (Reuters) – French-Polish movie director Roman Polanski decided on Thursday not to attend the Cesar Awards ceremony in Paris on Friday, amid criticism after his latest film led... Read more »

Opera star Domingo cancels Madrid shows, defends conduct after sexual harassment claims

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish opera star Placido Domingo has withdrawn from planned performances of “La Traviata” at Madrid’s Teatro Real following complaints he sexually harassed women, defending himself in... Read more »

Actress Lori Loughlin among parents to face U.S. college scam trial in October

BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday said actress Lori Loughlin in October will be among eight parents accused of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions bribery... Read more »

U.S. SEC out for justice over Steven Seagal’s cryptocurrency marketing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Steven Seagal, the star of action movies including “Above the Law” and “Out for Justice,” has agreed to pay $314,000 to resolve charges of “unlawfully touting”... Read more »

Berlin stars in tale of a refugee’s hunger to belong

BERLIN (Reuters) – Away from Berlin’s clubs, far from the tourist hotspots, young drug dealers, many of them immigrants, eke out a marginal existence on the fringes of the... Read more »

Placido Domingo cancels Madrid ‘La Traviata’ show following sexual misconduct claims – EFE

FILE PHOTO: Opera singer Placido Domingo speaks during an event at the Manhattan School of Music in New York, U.S., May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish... Read more »

‘Call him Harry’: Prince insists on informality as he starts last royal duties

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Harry started the last round of his royal duties on an informal note on Wednesday, making it clear the audience listening to his speech... Read more »

Spain cancels Placido Domingo performances over sexual misconduct allegations

FILE PHOTO: Opera singer Placido Domingo sits during an event at the Manhattan School of Music in New York, U.S., May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s... Read more »

Lanvin’s Sialelli revisits tradition in retro-themed Paris show

Models present creations by designer Bruno Sialelli as part of his Fall/Winter 2020/21 women’s ready-to-wear collection show for fashion house Lanvin during the Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France,... Read more »

Actor Johnny Depp takes Sun newspaper to court in ‘wife beater’ libel case

Actor Johnny Depp leaves the High Court in London, Britain, February 26, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Hollywood star Johnny Depp appeared in a London court on Wednesday... Read more »