Entertainment News

Subscribe to Entertainment News feed Entertainment News
Reuters.com is your source for breaking news, business, financial and investing news, including personal finance and stocks. Reuters is the leading global provider of news, financial information and technology solutions to the world's media, financial institutions, businesses and individuals.
Updated: 35 min 55 sec ago

Hollywood writers talks resume as strike deadline looms

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 3:04pm
(Reuters) - Hollywood writers and representatives of movie and television conglomerates on Monday resumed contract talks aimed at staving off a strike as early as Tuesday that could black out TV talk shows and soap operas.

Hulu's live-streaming service to include NBCUniversal networks

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 12:28pm
(Reuters) - Hulu said on Monday its soon-to-be-launched live TV streaming service will include content from NBCUniversal's networks.

Filmmaker Michael Moore brings his political satire to Broadway

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 11:58am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Provocative documentary maker Michael Moore is bringing politics to Broadway with a one-man show billed as "guaranteed to take audiences on a ride through the United States of Insanity."

Fox News reporter says she was shunned over article about health condition

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 11:05am
(Reuters) - A Fox News contributor said in a lawsuit filed on Monday that she was taken off the air after writing an article about a medical condition that would likely leave her infertile, in the latest of a series of discrimination claims against the network.

'Fate of the Furious' drives China box office to fastest growth in over a year

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 10:43pm
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's box office sales grew at their fastest pace in over a year in April, driven by the U.S. action movie "The Fate of the Furious", the eighth instalment of the high-octane fast car franchise.

'Latin Lover' Tops 'The Circle,' 'Fate of the Furious' Rides to Third Straight No. 1

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 11:00am
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It has become a familiar story -- "The Fate of the Furious" is, once again, the box office champ.

Cast of 'The Godfather' reunite for emotional 45th anniversary

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 11:52pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Al Pacino was considered too short, Marlon Brando was required to do a screen test, and director Francis Ford Coppola was almost fired.

Springsteen recounts struggle to live outside bliss of rock songs

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 7:58pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bruce Springsteen talked on Friday about his struggle to live in the real world rather than inside the lyrical songs he has composed over his 40-year career.

Comedy series 'Roseanne' could be latest U.S. television comeback

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 3:11pm
(Reuters) - "Roseanne," the hit 1990s television comedy about a working-class American family, could be on its way back, Hollywood trade publications reported on Friday, marking the latest in a trend for revivals of 20-year-old shows.

Bad Boy Records family reunites for Sean Combs documentary

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 2:10pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rappers Faith Evans, Lil' Kim, Mase and French Montana turned out in a mini Bad Boy Records reunion to celebrate the Sean "Diddy" Combs documentary, "Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story."

More Star Trek stamps? Make it so, says Canada Post

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:29pm
TORONTO (Reuters) - "Star Trek" fans can now get Starfleet's most famous figures to help deliver their mail, thanks to a new collection of seven stamps issued on Friday by Canada Post, the country's mail operator.

Trump, streaming, likely winners in potential TV writers' strike

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 11:45am
LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump may finally get a break.

China's first androgynous all-girl pop band challenges ideal of femininity

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 6:16am
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's all-girl "boy band", FFC-Acrush, had more than 749,000 followers on social networking site Weibo even before any of their music was released.

Emma Watson says 'The Circle' brought home pitfalls of social media

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 10:15am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Emma Watson says making her new movie "The Circle," about a fictitious social media giant, had been a tough and vulnerable experience that brought home issues of ethics and the boundaries of privacy in an increasingly public age.

Ballet great Baryshnikov granted Latvian citizenship

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 8:34am
RIGA (Reuters) - Latvia has granted citizenship to ballet great Mikhail Baryshnikov, who left more than 50 years ago when the Baltic country was still under the Soviet rule.

'Tremendous' Trump impersonator wins contest to host fake news show

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 12:41am
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A professional impressionist from Las Vegas took home first prize in a contest impersonating Donald Trump on Wednesday, earning a role hosting an online fake news comedy show.

Judge issues injunction in SEC's 'Hamilton' Ponzi case

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 5:38pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Wednesday issued a preliminary injunction freezing assets belonging to the alleged operators of a Ponzi scheme centered on the resale of tickets to the Broadway blockbuster "Hamilton," concerts by British singer Adele, and other popular shows.

Jessica Biel goes deep and different for messed-up 'The Sinner'

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 2:32pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jessica Biel got all messed up for her new TV show -- a psychological thriller in which she plays a young mother who commits a startling act of violence and can't remember why.

Fox News anchor, others hit network with race bias claims

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:53pm
(Reuters) - Fox News is facing renewed legal claims that it mistreated non-white employees, a week after network parent Twenty-First Century Fox Inc severed ties with its biggest star over unrelated sexual harassment complaints.

Charter, AMC team up to produce original programming

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:32am
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Charter Communications Inc will develop and produce original programming with AMC Networks Inc, which is known for the show "The Walking Dead," to differentiate its content offerings, the cable company said on Wednesday.