Hollywood is banking on the future this summer — and not just a future where Capt. Kirk orders warp speed or Tony Stark builds a better Iron Man outfit.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — If there’s a theme to this year’s New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, it may be living legends.
Headliners include B.B. King, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, Hall and Oates and Fleetwood Mac. There’s also
NEW YORK (AP) — The stage adaptation of the 1983 hit movie “Flashdance” has taken a slight stutter step on the way to Broadway.
Citing an inability to find a theater, producers said Thursday that the show, originally
NEW YORK (AP) — Don DeLillo has won the first Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction.
Widely acknowledged as a master chronicler of American dread and secrecy, DeLillo was praised in a statement by the library Thursday
PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors have placed the publisher and photographer of unauthorized topless snaps of Prince William’s wife, Kate, under formal criminal investigation, they said Thursday.
Mondadori Magazines France and local photographer Valerie Suau were placed under
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BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s film censors have overturned a ban on a documentary about the country’s long-running border conflict with Cambodia after initially saying the content was a threat to national security.
“Boundary” tells the story of the
NEW YORK (AP) — James Carville and Mary Matalin, political rivals and personal bedfellows, are collaborating on a book in which they will again agree to disagree.
The longtime strategists have a deal with Blue Rider Press for
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country’s top short story writers has won a $30,000 prize.
Richard Bausch, author of eight story collections and winner of numerous other honors, is this year’s recipient of the Rea Award
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish police say they have found drugs on board a tour bus used by Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber.
Police spokesman Lars Bystrom says a small amount of drugs and a stun gun were found
NEW YORK (AP) — Red-carpet arrivals of celebrities such as Beyonce and Rooney Mara at The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Benefit in New York City will be streamed live on Vogue.com.
The annual gala draws a
NEW YORK (AP) — For a week in May, YouTube will turn into the biggest open mic on the planet.
On Thursday, the Google Inc.-owned site will announce the YouTube Comedy Week, a seven-day cyber extravaganza designed to
LONDON (AP) — The director of award-winning film “Senna” is making a documentary about the late soul singer Amy Winehouse.
Focus Features International says the movie will feature unseen archive footage to tell the story of the art
LONDON (AP) — A cartoonist known for his witty black humor and an artist who orchestrates encounters between people are among contenders for Britain’s Turner Prize.
Four finalists for the influential and contentious art prize were announced Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Thirteen works by the American artist N.C. Wyeth, his son Andrew and grandson, Jamie, are heading to a New York City auction.
They come from the collection of Eric Sambol, a New Jersey businessman
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gwyneth Paltrow says she’s thrilled to be picked by People magazine as “World’s Most Beautiful Woman” for 2013 but it’s “obviously not true.”
Paltrow questioned her own selection as she walked the red carpet
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Concert promoter Live Nation announced Wednesday that a landmark Los Angeles music venue where Bob Marley, Johnny Cash and Frank Sinatra performed will close its doors this fall.
The Gibson Amphitheatre’s lease is ending