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A day in Elton John’s life: Buy Rolls, write hit song,...

The 'Crocodile Rock' singer's diary jogs the good and bad memories throughout his 50-year career.

Australian stores pull book on Harvey Weinstein after legal threats

The tome details the Hollywood producer’s alleged sexual assaults.

Children’s programmes struggle with LGBTQ characters

‘Bravest Knight’ producer embraces debate around cartoon featuring gay characters.

Zoe Kravitz to play Catwoman in new ‘Batman’ film

Daughter of Lenny Kravitz follows likes of Halle Berry, Anne Hathaway and Michelle Pfeiffer in portraying Catwoman.

K-pop star Sulli dies at 25

Police say the singer-actress who had spoken about cyber bullying, had been depressed. 

‘The Irishman’ is Scorsese’s chance to ‘enrich’ collaboration with De Niro

Replicating what they had been trying to do isn’t enriching in any way.

Online streaming giants battle for Asian audiences

Asia seen as an important part of global industry's growth plan.

K-Pop’s BTS rocks out in ultra-conservative Saudi

The decision to loosen decades old restrictions on entertainment was welcomed by many.

Ronaldo-promoted school offers Instagram-honing skills

Superstar Portuguese footballer of Juventus is funding 36 student grants.

Supertyphoon Hagibis gives new wind to Filipino disco band

Decades-old outfit hopes inquiries and feelers pouring in for typhoon will translate into bookings.

Fans greet Bigg Boss winner Mugen Rao on his return

Fans wait since morning to greet the winner after touching down at KLIA1.

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr faces trial for groping

Oscar winner is accused of grabbing woman’s breast in a bar.

Joker: Tragic Clown Prince of Crime will put a smile on...

The origin of Batman’s arch nemesis, Joker casts Joaquin Phoenix as an unfortunate man descending into madness.

Netflix biopic ‘raises blood pressure’ of Israeli spy’s widow  

Nadia Cohen feels ‘The Spy’ over-dramatises story of executed husband.

Malaysian Mugen Rao wins India’s Bigg Boss 3

Singer and actor wins India’s popular television programme after spending 105 days in the Bigg Boss house.

Bollywood starting to listen to women now, says actress

Chatterjee believes Bollywood is undergoing a subtle shift as the work of more Indian women – and more stories about Indian women – are hitting the silver screen.

Placido Domingo absent for Mexico music prize amid scandal

The Spaniard addresses the gala in a recorded video instead.

‘Joker’ opens at US$39.9 mil, eyes October record

Warner Bros spent less than the typical superhero-film budget on 'Joker', which means it can make money even with low ticket sales.

Thai cave rescue film makes world premiere at Busan festival

Directed by Irish-Thai filmmaker Tom Waller, the film gives first hand accounts of the story that gripped the world for the 18 days.

50 years on Beatles classic ‘Abbey Road’ tops charts again

'It's hard to believe that Abbey Road still holds up after all these years. But then again it's a bloody cool album,' tweeted Paul McCartney.

Scorsese slams Marvel films as ‘not cinema’

The beloved director dismisses Marvel movies as theme park attractions.

Diahann Carroll, TV trailblazer for black women, dead at 84

Carroll has been suffering from cancer and died in her sleep at her home in Los Angeles.

Last call for BMW Shorties 2019 with the theme ‘Uncharted’

Back for the 13th time, BMW Shorties is accepting entries for short films until Oct 11, 2019 with an RM80,000 grand prize awaiting the talented winner.

Security stepped up as ‘Joker’ opens in US movie theatres

Police in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago are deploying additional officers or closely monitoring movie theatres where the ‘Joker’ is playing.