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Why Michael B. Jordan thought twice about 'Fahrenheit 451'

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 7:07am
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Moral misgivings nearly made Michael B. Jordan, the star of HBO's cinematic revival of Ray Bradbury's beloved 1953 novel "Fahrenheit 451," turn down the leading role of a book burning fireman who hunts down a gang of underground freethinkers.

Gaspar Noe's 'Climax' takes Cannes on a drug-fuelled dance

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 6:53am
CANNES, France (Reuters) - Gaspar Noe seems almost disappointed by the largely enthusiastic response to the film he premiered in Cannes this week.

Meghan Markle's father overshadows wedding to Prince Harry

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 5:23am
WINDSOR, England (Reuters) - Meghan Markle's father overshadowed his daughter's wedding to Prince Harry by sowing confusion about whether he would walk her down the aisle or snub the British royal family by pulling out of the intricately planned celebration at the last minute.

Prince William's children get starring roles at brother's wedding

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 4:25am
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry and his U.S. fiancée Meghan Markle have chosen George and Charlotte, the children of the royal's elder brother Prince William, to be among the bridesmaids and page boys for their wedding, his office said on Wednesday.

Meghan Markle's Los Angeles school toasts its most famous alumna

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 11:02pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - With a choreographed dance routine and plenty of British and American flags, students at the Los Angeles school attended by American actress Meghan Markle saluted their most famous alumna on Tuesday, days before she is to wed Britain's Prince Harry.

New 'Solo' charms critics after 'Star Wars' filmmaking drama

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 7:18pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Movie critics welcomed a new Han Solo into the "Star Wars" galaxy, giving generally positive marks to Walt Disney Co's origin story for one of the sci-fi franchise's most popular characters.

Markle's father says heart procedure puts him out of British royal wedding

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 5:34pm
LONDON (Reuters) - The father of American actress Meghan Markle said on Tuesday he could not attend his daughter's wedding to Britain's Prince Harry on Saturday because he needed a heart procedure.

Meghan Markle's dad says will miss wedding, needs heart procedure -TMZ.com

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 4:58pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Meghan Markle's father said on Tuesday he could not attend his daughter's wedding to Prince Harry in London because he needs to undergo a heart procedure, celebrity website TMZ.com reported.

Hidden pages in Anne Frank's diary: corny jokes and sex ed

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:14pm
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Anne Frank once taped over two pages in her diary with brown sticky paper, leaving a small puzzle as to what material the Jewish teenager, who had no idea of how famous her diary would later become, wanted to exclude.

Stomach-turning slasher marks Von Trier's uncompromising Cannes comeback

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 2:43pm
CANNES, France (Reuters) - Lars Von Trier received a standing ovation when he arrived at the Cannes Film Festival, seven years after being thrown out for quipping that he was a nazi who sympathized with Hitler.

'Bonfire of the Vanities' author Tom Wolfe dead at 88

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 1:34pm
(Reuters) - Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of "new journalism" who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including "The Bonfire of the Vanities," "The Right Stuff," and "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test," has died at the age of 88, his agent said.

Palestinians hold minute's silence in Cannes to protest Gaza deaths

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 12:33pm
CANNES, France (Reuters) - Hollywood actor Benicio del Toro joined Palestinians at the Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday in a demonstration against the Israeli army's killing of Palestinians on the Gaza border.

Spike Lee says his KKK movie is a wake-up call for Trump's America

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 12:16pm
CANNES, France (Reuters) - Spike Lee's satirical movie about the Ku Klux Klan may be set in the 1970s, but it is really about the deadly racism that is still prevalent in the United States, the director said on Tuesday in Cannes.

UK royal biographer Andrew Morton taken to hospital

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 11:47am
LONDON (Reuters) - Royal biographer Andrew Morton has been taken to hospital after becoming unwell while on stage at a speaking event in London, a spokeswoman for his publisher Michael O’Mara Books said on Tuesday.

'Bonfire of the Vanities' author Tom Wolfe dead at 87

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 11:32am
(Reuters) - Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of "new journalism" who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including "The Bonfire of the Vanities," "The Right Stuff," and "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test," has died at the age of 87, his agent said.

'Right Stuff,' 'Bonfire' author Tom Wolfe dead at 87, agent says

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:44am
(Reuters) - Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of "new journalism" who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test," "The Right Stuff" and "The Bonfire of the Vanities," has died at the age of 87, his agent said.

Dutch museums publish two hidden pages from Anne Frank's diary

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 10:10am
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch museums on Tuesday published two pages of Anne Frank's diary that had previously been hidden behind a layer of sticky brown paper.

British royal wedding thrown into confusion by bride's father

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:33am
LONDON (Reuters) - This weekend's carefully planned wedding of Britain's Prince Harry to his fiancee Meghan Markle was mired in confusion on Tuesday after the father of the American actress told a celebrity news website he was no longer coming.

Two-thirds of Brits not interested in royal wedding: poll

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 5:42pm
LONDON (Reuters) - A global audience will be watching when Prince Harry weds his U.S. fiancee Meghan Markle on Saturday, but most Britons don't care much, a YouGov poll said on Monday.

'Superman' actress Margot Kidder dies in her sleep at 69

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:52pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Margot Kidder, best known for playing Lois Lane in the "Superman" films in the 1970s and 1980s, has died at the age of 69, triggering affectionate tributes from Hollywood.

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