Wes Anderson, Pixar movies among Cannes would-be highlights

PARIS (Reuters) – Director Wes Anderson’s latest outing, a debut turn behind the camera for actor Viggo Mortensen and an animated Pixar movie about jazz would have starred at... Read more »

#BlackOutTuesday sweeps social media as U.S. street protests escalate

(Reuters) – The hashtag #BlackOutTuesday became the top trending item on Twitter as hundreds of thousands of businesses and individuals, including TV channels and celebrities, posted black screen shots... Read more »

MTV goes dark, record labels hit pause as U.S. protests rage

FILE PHOTO: Passengers in car cheer as protestors rally against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd, beneath a billboard with his name on it, in Boston,... Read more »

Matteo Bocelli sings ‘Lion King’ hit as Disney songs go classical

(Reuters) – Matteo Bocelli, the son of renowned Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, on Friday released a new version of “The Lion King” movie ballad “Can You Feel the Love... Read more »

Chris Rock, Rosie Perez appear with New York Gov. Cuomo, urge mask wearing

FILE PHOTO: 50th NAACP Image Awards – Show – Los Angeles, California, U.S., March 30, 2019 – Chris Rock speaks on stage. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo (Reuters) – Comedian Chris... Read more »

Don’t you step on my rhinestone studded jockstrap – Elvis memorabilia for sale

The rhinestone-studded jockstrap worn by Elvis Presley and bearing his initials is seen in this undated handout picture. Paul Fraser Collectibles/Handout via REUTERS BRISTOL, England (Reuters) – A piece... Read more »

Wanted in Hollywood: COVID-19 consultants to help keep sets safe

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Along with hair stylists, camera operators and the hundreds of others who make magic happen for TV and film, Hollywood is counting on a new... Read more »

Gru and Minions urge handwashing, fun at home in new coronavirus public service announcement

(Reuters) – Gru and the popular yellow Minions from the animated “Despicable Me” movie franchise are urging people to keep their distance to help fight the spread of the... Read more »

Tracee Ellis Ross debuts her singing voice in new film ‘The High Note’

(Reuters) – Tracee Ellis Ross plays a singing superstar in her new feel-good movie “The High Note,” but the actor said the film has nothing to do with her... Read more »

Global film festival aims to bridge coronavirus distances

FILE PHOTO: Bong Joon Ho poses with his Oscars for Best Picture and Best Director for “Parasite” in the photo room during the 92nd Academy Awards in Hollywood, Los... Read more »