By JAKE COYLE
AP Film Writer
NEW YORK — In the disheveled backroom of an East Village restaurant, Kristen Stewart is sarcastically motivating the French director Olivier Assayas for a photo shoot.
“You’re in America now, dude,” Stewart jokes. “We’ve got to sell the s—- out of ...
By KATE DE PURY and
MOSCOW (AP) — The contemporary art museum Garage opened its first “Triennale” on Friday with works from across Russia’s 11 time zones, and they were striking in their diversity — perhaps surprisingly in today’s ...
By HILLEL ITALIE
AP National Writer
NEW YORK — Amy Krouse Rosenthal, a popular author, filmmaker and speaker who brightened lives with her wide-eyed and generous spirit — and broke hearts when she wrote of being terminally ill and leaving behind her husband Jason — died Monday at age ...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Ed Sheeran will guest star in the upcoming season of “Game of Thrones.”
The show’s producers made the announcement Sunday night during a panel discussion at the South by Southwest festival in Texas.
Producer David Benioff told the audience that they’ve been ...
By LEANNE ITALIE
NEW YORK — In Milo Ventimiglia’s trailer on the set of NBC’s “This is Us” hangs a black-and-white photo of himself at maybe 3 or 4, leaning on his dad’s knee, father and son smiling in the front yard in front of a tree.
Above and below the ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Criss Angel is blaming a poor diet and lack of sleep for an on stage mishap that sent him to a hospital.
The 49-year-old magician was attempting a trick at his Las Vegas show Friday where he tries to escape from a straitjacket while hanging upside down. Angel lost ...
By LINDSEY BAHR
AP Film Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a battle of the beasts at the box office this weekend, and King Kong emerged as the definitive victor over Wolverine.
According to studio estimates Sunday, “Kong: Skull Island” amassed $61 million in its first weekend in ...
By PAUL J. WEBER
AUSTIN, Texas — The trendsetting South by Southwest music festival is all about the next big thing, but the heated politics of the moment is stealing the show.
Tensions over immigration have put a heavy air over the typically breezy weeklong music bash ...
By CATHERINE LUCEY
WASHINGTON (AP) — The biting humor of “Saturday Night Live” took aim at another Trump this week — first daughter Ivanka.
The long-standing comedy show skewered President Donald Trump’s elder daughter with a faux perfume ad, starring actress ...
By MICHAEL HILL
CATSKILL, N.Y. (AP) — Not only did Thomas Cole paint the lush mountain landscapes that inspired the Hudson River School art movement of the 19th century, he also painted on the walls of his home.
Lost beneath layers of paint for more than a century, the ...
By SAMUEL PETREQUIN
PARIS — France’s rock ‘n’ roll icon Johnny Hallyday has revealed he is suffering from cancer, but insists his condition is not life-threatening.
The 73-year-old singer, whose career spans more than half a century, issued a statement late ...
By MARINA VILLENEUVE
PORTLAND, Maine — Few games have enjoyed both the meteoric rise — and subsequent fall — in popularity as “Pokemon Go.”
But the game remains profitable, and people are still playing even if they aren’t the same masses that roamed parks last ...
NEW YORK — You may not particularly recall Nov. 16, but Broadway actor Michael Luwoye will never forget it.
It was a Wednesday and he certainly earned his salary that day. Luwoye played the title role in the mega-hit musical “Hamilton” at the matinee and then suited up a few hours later ...
LOS ANGELES — Hollywood dream team Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks and Meryl Streep are considering taking on some classified government documents in a feature film about the Pentagon Papers case.
A source close to the project who spoke only on the condition of anonymity because they were not ...
By MARK KENNEDY
AP Entertainment Writer
NEW YORK — Sally Field had a chance to cross “The Glass Menagerie” off her bucket list 13 years ago. It didn’t take.
The Emmy- and Oscar-winner is once again playing Amanda Wingfield, the fearsome Southern belle at the heart of the Tennessee ...
By PHILIP ISSA
BEIRUT (AP) — It has been 18 months since the body of 3-year old Aylan Kurdi washed up on the shore of Turkey, the premature end of a flight from Syria.
Nil˘fer Demir’s photo of Kurdi, face down in the morning surf, prompted an outpouring of compassion ...
VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — The Azure Window, a natural rock arch which jutted onto the sea off Malta and was a backdrop for the “Game of Thrones” TV series, has collapsed in a storm.
Malta Prime Minister Joseph Muscat tweeted his “heartbreaking” sadness at the loss Wednesday of one of ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) Celebrities are using social media to express their support for Wednesday’s International Women’s Day. A sampling:
• “We must support the empowerment of women & girls today & forever. Let us bring in a future that holds our shared opportunities. #IWD2017,” ...
By JAKE COYLE
AP Film Writer
The Disney “live-action” remakes, of which the new “Beauty and the Beast” is but one in an assembly line, are starting to resemble an iPhone software update. Click a button and that old cartoon interface changes Belle into Emma Watson, the Beast into Dan ...
By MONIKA SCISLOWSKA
WARSAW, Poland — Hollywood actress Jessica Chastain and the female director of her new movie, are celebrating both the strength and the tenderness of women.
Chastain, director Niki Caro, and other actors were in Warsaw Tuesday for a gala screening of ...