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 »

Hollywood red carpets look for coronavirus makeover

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – It could be a long while until you hear that Hollywood red carpet staple, “And who are you wearing tonight?” A conceptual rendering by Los... Read more »

Venice Film Festival will go ahead in September – Veneto governor

The 76th Venice Film Festival – Awards Ceremony – Venice, Italy, September 7, 2019 – Emmanuelle Seigner accepts on behalf of director Roman Polanski the Silver Lion award –... Read more »

Sudden death of popular Terrace House star shocks Japan, fans

TOKYO (Reuters) – The sudden death of Hana Kimura, a 22-year-old professional wrestler and a cast member in the popular Netflix reality show “Terrace House” shocked fans and raised... Read more »

The drive-in movie stages a comeback in U.S. in coronavirus era

(Reuters) – The drive-in movie, dismissed by many as a relic of an earlier time in America, is making a comeback as entertainment seemingly designed for the coronavirus era.... Read more »

African music legend Mory Kante dies aged 70 in Guinea

FILE PHOTO: Malian singer Mory Kante performs during his concert in Mawazine Festival in Rabat May 22, 2007. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante DAKAR (Reuters) – Musician Mory Kante, who helped win... Read more »

‘Avatar’ movie sequel to resume production in New Zealand

FILE PHOTO: Canadian director James Cameron shows 3D glasses as he poses in front of a poster before a promotion event for his latest movie Avatar at the World... Read more »

U.S. charges ousted Hollywood executive with defrauding pandemic loan program, BlackRock fund

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors have charged the recently ousted owner of a Hollywood movie distributor with defrauding a federal coronavirus emergency relief program and a BlackRock Inc... Read more »

Five artists announced as winners of $75,000 Herb Alpert Awards

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Barack Obama awards the 2012 National Medal of Arts to musician Herb Alpert during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in... Read more »

Lori Loughlin, husband plead guilty in U.S. college admissions scandal

BOSTON (Reuters) – “Full House” actress Lori Loughlin and her husband on Friday pleaded guilty to participating in a vast U.S. college admissions fraud scheme to secure spots for... Read more »