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What's your favorite ABBA song? 'Mamma Mia!' cast share their picks

4 hours 36 min ago
From the upbeat "Waterloo" to the lesser known "When I Kissed The Teacher", the "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again" cast belt out an array of ABBA songs in the highly anticipated film, which comes out this week.

Singer Tom Jones, 78, cancels UK shows due to bacterial infection

8 hours 39 min ago
Welsh singer Tom Jones, 78, has been taken to hospital with a bacterial infection, forcing him to cancel shows in Britain.

Moon landing drama 'First Man' to open Venice Film Festival

10 hours 37 min ago
Space drama "First Man", which looks at the mission of U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong to become the first man to walk on the moon, will open this year's Venice Film Festival, organizers said on Thursday.

'The Crown' offers fans glimpse of new cast as royals

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 12:50pm
Fans of "The Crown", one of the most expensive television series ever produced, have been given a sneak peak of actress Helena Bonham Carter as Princess Margaret in the third season of the drama that chronicles Britain's royal family.

BBC to pay damages to Cliff Richard over police raid, says press freedom at risk

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 7:17am
British singer Cliff Richard won substantial damages on Wednesday after London's High Court ruled the BBC had breached his privacy by televising a police raid on his house which he said had left him feeling violated.

BBC to pay damages to Cliff Richard for televising police raid

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 4:28am
British singer Cliff Richard won 210,000 pounds ($273,735) in damages on Wednesday after London's High Court ruled the BBC had breached his privacy by televising a raid on his house which he said damaged his reputation and left him feeling violated.

Cancer drug movie strikes nerve in China, becomes box-office hit

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 3:31am
A low-budget Chinese movie about a leukemia patient who turns to smuggling cheaper cancer drugs from India has struck a chord with Internet users and even the country's leaders, spotlighting national anxieties about unaffordable hospital care.

'Saturday Night Live' pulled in China amid crackdown on content

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 2:05am
China's version of U.S. broadcaster NBCUniversal's satire show "Saturday Night Live" (SNL) has temporarily been pulled from a domestic video site, amid a crackdown on content ranging from online blogs to livestreamed video.

TV streaming services overtake pay-TV in Britain: Ofcom

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 6:27pm
The number of Britons subscribing to TV services like Netflix, Amazon and Sky's NOW TV, has overtaken traditional satellite and cable TV for the first time, media regulator Ofcom said on Wednesday.

Kurt Cobain's daughter says time for U.S. to get over mental health taboo

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 11:35am
Kurt Cobain's daughter said on Tuesday the United States should overcome its taboo about mental health and addiction almost a quarter of century after her rock star father took his own life.

Two Eds better than one: Two Ed Sheerans seen in Berlin but real Ed stays away

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:26am
Fans of British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran could not believe their eyes when they came to the unveiling of his wax figure in Berlin's Madame Tussauds and saw him - or at least what they believed to be him - emerging from a limousine.

China big-budget fantasy epic pulled after box office flop

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 4:14am
A Chinese blockbuster hopeful backed by Alibaba Pictures Group and with a reported budget of over $100 million, was abruptly pulled from cinemas after a lackluster opening weekend at the box office.

China big-budget movie pulled after box office flop

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:51pm
A Chinese blockbuster hopeful, backed by Alibaba Pictures Group and with a reported budget of over $100 million, has been abruptly pulled from cinemas in the country after sinking on its opening weekend at the box office.

U.S. politician denounces as 'sick fraud' Baron Cohen TV guns prank

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 7:22pm
A Republican congressman filmed for Sacha Baron Cohen's satirical television series who appeared to back a fictitious scheme to train toddlers to use guns said on Monday that he was the victim of "a sick fraud."

'Mamma Mia!' sing-along returns with star-studded sequel premiere

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 6:16pm
Amid olive trees and plenty of ABBA tunes, the musical world of "Mamma Mia" took over a London theater on Monday for the film sequel's world premiere with Oscar winner Meryl Streep and pop diva Cher among the attendees.

Johnny Depp and ex-managers settle lawsuit over finances

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 4:17pm
"Pirates of the Caribbean" star Johnny Depp and his former business managers have settled dueling lawsuits over his business affairs, Depp's representatives said on Monday.

Cardi B crowns break-out year with leading 10 MTV VMA nominations

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 1:34pm
Rapper Cardi B earned a leading 10 nominations on Monday for the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), reflecting a break-out year that has seen her become one of the industry's most successful and sought-after performers.

Boxer Mayweather, George Clooney lead world's highest paid entertainers

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 12:01pm
American boxer Floyd Mayweather was named the world's highest-paid entertainer on Monday on a list that saw actor George Clooney take the No. 2 spot with the highest annual pay of his career.

Box Office: 'Skyscraper' Gets Rocky Start as 'Hotel Transylvania 3' Checks In at No. 1

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 12:09pm
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It turns out Dwayne Johnson was no match for Dracula and company.

Hollywood star Will Smith brings down curtain on Russia World Cup

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 10:01am
Hollywood actor and singer Will Smith performed the soccer World Cup's official song "Live It Up" in the tournament's closing ceremony in Moscow on Sunday.