Pacino turns Nazi hunter in TV series debut for Amazon

LONDON (Reuters) – In a screen career spanning more than five decades, it has taken Al Pacino until now to act in a television series. He is starring in... Read more »

Suicide of Love Island host sparks demands for tougher UK media rules

FILE PHOTO: Television presenter Caroline Flack arrives for the BRIT music awards at the O2 Arena in Greenwich, London, February 25, 2015. REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – The... Read more »

Treat us like something between a telco and a newspaper, says Facebook’s Zuckerberg

MUNICH (Reuters) – Online content should be regulated with a system somewhere between the existing rules used for the telecoms and media industries, Facebook (FB.O) CEO Mark Zuckerberg told... Read more »

Huawei cyber security chief says no operator gives it access to intercept equipment

LONDON (Reuters) – Huawei’s cyber security chief said on Friday that he was not aware of any mobile operator ever having given the Chinese company access to the equipment... Read more »

Billie Eilish releases theme to forthcoming James Bond film ‘No Time to Die’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – American teen pop sensation Billie Eilish, fresh off her big Grammy Awards victory and an Oscar night performance, has released her much-anticipated official theme song... Read more »

Bloomberg campaign pays social media accounts for memes

(Reuters) – U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg’s campaign is paying popular Instagram meme accounts to post content about the billionaire as part of its social media offensive ahead... Read more »

Amazon names Sony executive to lead entertainment unit

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc on Monday tapped Sony Corp executive Mike Hopkins to lead its Prime video platform as well as its movie and television studios. Hopkins, currently chairman... Read more »

Investing in the art world is now just a click away

FILE PHOTO: Scott Lynn, CEO and founder of Masterworks, poses next to a Banksy artwork in New York, U.S., February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Aleksandra Michalska NEW YORK (Reuters) – Owning... Read more »

Bloomberg buffeted by recording of him discussing crime, minorities

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg, rising in public opinion polls in recent weeks, found himself on the defensive on Tuesday over newly surfaced remarks from 2015... Read more »

UK government hints BBC licence fee could be scrapped

LONDON (Reuters) – Culture minister Nicky Morgan hinted on Wednesday that the annual BBC licence fee on Britain’s television-watching households could be scrapped after the next review of its... Read more »