Reuters : entertainment
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Lori Loughlin among those facing new charges in U.S. college admissions scam  02h03 23 octobre
Actress Lori Loughlin is facing a new bribery charge after federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they brought additional charges against 18 wealthy parents, university athletic officials and others accused of participating in the largest U.S. college admissions scam ever uncovered.
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Clean getaway: Meat waste joins biofuels at luxury jet show  20h07 22 octobre
At the world’s biggest industry show in Las Vegas luxury jets are luring buyers with their sleek silhouettes, plush cabins - and increasingly, their use of alternative fuels.
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Disney’s Marvel to create exclusive podcasts for SiriusXM  14h44 22 octobre
Walt Disney Co’s Marvel Entertainment said on Tuesday it would create exclusive weekly podcasts for satellite radio company SiriusXM Holdings Inc and its online music service Pandora starting next year.
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British-born Nigerian actor hopes black skinhead film will ’heal’ pain  16h02 21 octobre
British-born Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje was taken into foster care by a white family near London as a baby in the 1960s. As a youth, the unthinkable happened: the black boy joined a gang of violent white supremacists.
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Box Office: ’Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ dominates with soft 36 million  16h04 20 octobre
LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Five years after Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent cast a spell over the box office, the villainous enchantress has returned to the top of domestic charts. Disney’s Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, a sequel to 2014’s fantasy adventure based on the Sleeping Beauty sorceress...
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Abominable’ film axed in Malaysia after rebuffing order to cut China ma  04h11 20 octobre
DreamWorks’ animated movie Abominable will not be released in Malaysia after its producers declined to meet a censor board requirement to cut a scene showing China’s nine-dash line in the South China Sea, the movie distributor said on Sunday.
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A day in Elton John’s life: Buy Rolls, write hit song, dine with Ringo  08h36 19 octobre
When Elton John was working on his new autobiography, the legendary singer, songwriter and performer pulled out diaries he had been encouraged to write during a stint in rehab.
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Singer Robbie Williams to release first ever Christmas album  10h25 18 octobre
British singer Robbie Williams is getting into the festive cheer, announcing on Friday he would release his first ever Christmas album this holiday season.
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Bored by Brexit? British TV starts Brexit-free news channel  01h33 18 octobre
After three years of Brexit crisis, Sky News is betting that some viewers are so bored by the divorce drama that there is a market for a channel dedicated to news that has nothing to do with Britain’s exit from the European Union.
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Alicia Alonso, Cuba’s ballet legend, dies at age 98  23h10 17 octobre
Legendary Cuban ballerina Alicia Alonso, who achieved global acclaim in the 1940s and went on to run the internationally renowned National Ballet of Cuba for decades, died on Thursday at age 98, state-run media said.
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WarnerMedia’s HBO Max to stream films of ’Spirited Away’ producer  22h28 17 octobre
HBO Max, the forthcoming streaming service from AT&T Inc’s WarnerMedia, will screen films from Studio Ghibli, the Japanese animation producer behind the Academy Award-winning movie Spirited Away .
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Netflix and Amazon face censorship threat in India: source  19h46 17 octobre
India is deliberating potential censorship on streaming platforms such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, a senior government source told Reuters.
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Hitler satire ’Jojo Rabbit’ mixes dark humor with plea for tolerance  19h44 17 octobre
New Zealand movie director Taika Waititi says he likes a challenge and his satire of Adolf Hitler and Nazi culture may be his riskiest and most successful yet.
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Number of new Netflix shows to dwarf those from Disney, Apple at launch  19h07 17 octobre
Streaming video leader Netflix Inc is planning to release around 62 new original productions, including films, series, documentaries, and comedy specials, from October to December as it braces for the debut of rival services from Apple Inc and Walt Disney Co in November.
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Plane carrying UK’s William and Kate aborts Pakistan landing twice, couple ’fine’  18h12 17 octobre
Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate told reporters on board their flight on Thursday that they were fine, after the plane was forced to abort landings in the Pakistani cities of Rawalpindi and nearby Islamabad due to a severe thunderstorm.