Entertainment

  • The life and times of Animals legend Eric Burdon
    The_life_and_times_of_animals_legend_eric_burdon 2016-05-12 08:35:56 UTC
    The singer of "House of the Rising Sun" and founder of the band The Animals is considered one of the greatest white blues performer ever. Following his 75th birthday, Eric Burdon will once again go on tour. Back in 1964, The Animals were stormi...
  • Rolling Stones asks Trump to stop using their songs at events
    Rolling_stones_asks_trump_to_stop_using_their_songs_at_events 2016-05-05 05:17:17 UTC
    As Donald Trump sealed up the Republican nomination with a victory speech at the Trump Tower Tuesday night, the music as he exited the stage sent a message about his general election campaign: “Start Me Up.” The Rolling Stones, who wrote the so...
  • Oscars winners and results 2016
    Oscars_winners_and_results_2016_-_live 2016-03-01 07:24:58 UTC
    And with that, the 2016 Oscars grind to a close. There will be considered reaction to the ceremony in due course, but not now and not by me, because I’m so tired that I can barely think and I’m pretty sure I just heard my baby waking up upstairs a...
  • Beyonce's song "Formation" faces backlash from police - #BlackLivesMatter
    Beyonce_formation 2016-02-23 07:10:26 UTC
    US Super Bowl 50 Beyonce beim Auftritt in der Halbzeitshow. After Beyonce's controversial performance at the Super Bowl and her #BlackLivesMatter song "Formation," several police unions are now demanding their members to #BoycottBeyonce and not...
  • Prince protege Vanity dies at 57
    Prince_protege_vanity_dies_at_57 2016-02-16 07:05:58 UTC
    Denise Matthews, who as Vanity fronted the group Vanity 6 but was best known for her collaboration with Prince, has died at a hospital in Fremont, California. Her death was confirmed by Gisela Hernandez, spokeswoman for Washington Hospital Heal...
  • Grammys 2016, the music's biggest night
    Grammy 2016-02-16 07:05:32 UTC
    Rapper Kendrick Lamar led the Grammy winners on Monday with five wins but was shut out of the night's top categories as Taylor Swift nabbed album of the year in an upset victory. Compton, California rapper Lamar went into the awards with 11 nom...
  • Adele doesn't give Trump permission to use her music
    Adele_doesn't_give_trump_permission_to_use_her_music 2016-02-04 00:05:35 UTC
    <h3>Pop star Adele has issued a statement to distance herself from Donald Trump, after he used her music at his rallies.</h3> <hr><a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/16370"><h3>The night in Iowa</h3></a><hr> British singer Adele made ...
  • #OSCARSSOWHITE: Oscars' Film Academy pledges to diversify membership by 2020
    _oscarssowhite_ 2016-01-23 04:17:02 UTC
    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, organizer of the Oscar awards, pledged on Friday to double its membership of women and minorities by 2020 through an ambitious affirmative action plan that includes stripping some older members of v...
  • Oscars So White: Actors of Color Out of the Industry's Biggest Honors
    Oscars_so_white-_actors_of_color_out_of_the_industry's_biggest_honors 2016-02-29 03:59:42 UTC
    <a href="http://global-gathering.com/news/16416"><h2><i>Oscars winners and results 2016 - LIVE</h2></i></a><hr> Global Gathering — With one look at the 20 actors that were nominated for this year’s Oscars, it’s easy to wonder - where is the di...
  • Singer David Bowie dies after 18-month battle with cancer
    Singer_david_bowie_dies_after_18-month_battle_with_cancer 2016-01-11 19:17:17 UTC
    David Bowie died peacefully surrounded by his family after a courageous 18-month battle with cancer. 'While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family’s privacy during their time of grief.' His latest album Blackst...
  • 'The Revenant' and 'The Martian' take top Golden Globes
    'the_revenant'_and_'the_martian'_take_top_golden_globes 2016-01-11 06:37:10 UTC
    Revenge drama "The Revenant" and space adventure "The Martian" took the top film awards at Sunday's Golden Globes, setting them up as formidable Oscar contenders after a night of surprises and stinging barbs from return host Ricky Gervais. Pion...
  • Did Sean Penn interview help capture 'El Chapo'?
    Sean_penn_interview_helped_to_capture_el_chapo- 2016-01-11 04:27:27 UTC
    Global Gathering — Recently recaptured drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman gave an interview to actor and director Sean Penn, according to an article written by Penn and published in Rolling Stone magazine on Saturday night. Penn said th...
  • German rapper who joined ISIS killed in U.S. strike
    16207_german_rapper_who_joined_isis_killed_in_u.s._strike 2015-10-30 20:08:14 UTC
    A prominent German ISIS propagandist was killed by a U.S. strike while he was traveling in a vehicle in Syria earlier this month, a U.S. official told CNN. The ISIS recruit Denis Cuspert, also known as Abu Talha al-Almani, had once gone by the ...
  • Dylan O'Brien brags about looting Native American artifacts
    Dylan_o'brien_maze_runner 2015-10-08 06:20:08 UTC
    An offhand comment made by "Maze Runner" actor Dylan O'Brien about filching Native American artifacts from a New Mexico ranch where a movie was being filmed has stung advocates who have long struggled to protect tribal items and remains. O'Bri...
  • Les Miserables star Kyle Jean-Baptiste, one of Broadway's youngest treasures, dies at 21
    Les_miserables_star_kyle_jean-baptiste_one_of_broadway's_youngest_treasures_dies 2015-08-30 05:23:58 UTC
    Kyle Jean-Baptiste, 21, fell from a fire escape after Friday evening's performance at the Imperial Theatre, said representative Marc Thibodeau. Last month, Mr Jean-Baptiste made history performing the role of ex-convict Jean Valjean in the musica...
  • Oscar Pistorius to be released on parole
    Pistorius 2015-06-09 08:09:52 UTC
    (Reuters) - Opinion in South Africa is sharply divided over reports that Olympic and Paralympic track star, Oscar Pistorius will be released from prison on parole in August, after serving 10 months of a five-year sentence for the culpable homicide...
  • Gone With The Wind: Dress worn by Vivien Leigh sold for $137,000
    15907_gone_with_the_wind-_dress_worn_by_vivien_leigh_sold_for__137_000 2015-04-19 04:31:43 UTC
    (Reuters) - A gray and black dress worn by Vivien Leigh in her role as Scarlett O'Hara in the classic 1939 film "Gone with the Wind" sold for $137,000 at an auction in California on Saturday. The outfit, featuring black appliques, was one of mo...
  • Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt adopting from Syria
    Brad 2015-04-13 22:47:15 UTC
    Angelina Jolie, 39, and Brad Pitt, 51, "want to adopt a little girl from Syria," reveals a pal of the pair, parents of Cambodian-born Maddox, 13, Vietnamese Pax, 11, Ethiopian Zahara, 10, and biological kids Shiloh, 8, and twins Vivienne and Knox,...
  • Richard Dysart, Emmy-winning actor, died at age 86
    Richard_dysart 2015-04-09 22:53:17 UTC
    Richard Dysart, who also played Coach in the original 1972 Broadway production of Jason Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning "That Championship Season," died Sunday at home in Santa Monica after a long illness, his wife, artist Kathryn Jacobi, told The...
  • Jennifer Lawrence Supports the Republicans Actions Against Obama on Immigration Plan
    Jennifer_lowrens 2015-04-05 10:43:33 UTC
    In the latest attempt by elected officials to reach America’s youth, the House Judiciary Committee has posted a critique of Barack Obama’s immigration stance that relies heavily on gifs of young white celebrities. The press release features ima...
  • Sinead O'Connor No Longer ''Emotionally Identifies'' With Her Biggest Hit
    Sinead_o'connor 2015-03-18 03:51:33 UTC
    Sinead O'Connor has apparently stopped caring that much about U since she recorded what became her signature hit. The oft-tempestuous singer announced over the weekend that she is going to stop singing "Nothing Compares 2 U" live, giving her fans...
  • Jeremy Clarkson set to host Have I Got News For You after Top Gear suspension
    Untitled 2015-03-17 12:33:38 UTC
    Jeremy Clarkson is booked to guest host Have I Got News For You next month, despite having been suspended from Top Gear following a "fracas" with a producer. The controversial presenter is due on the satirical panel show for the third episode o...
  • The Death of a Prince, Abolishing the Monarchy and More Shockers During The Royals Series Premiere—Get the Recap!
    Rs_600x300-150312184325-57992_e-royals_royalappearancegif_tw 2015-03-16 09:39:15 UTC
    On tonight's thrilling series premiere of The Royals, the first shot we see is the elegant Queen Helena (Elizabeth Hurley) stepping outside of the palace to greet the crowd filled with onlookers and admirers. It's clear that this queen is the s--...
  • New fashion museum exhibit documents Lauren Bacall
    Lauren-bacall 2015-03-14 07:38:06 UTC
    New York (AP) – On stage, screen and magazine covers, Lauren Bacall was known as “The Look,” but in her regular life, the late icon described her style as “studied carelessness.” Now, more than six months after her death, student curators at th...
  • Obama to do Jimmy Kimmel Live
    Obama-jimmy_kimmel 2015-03-10 16:26:50 UTC
    President Obama hits the late night talk show circuit again this week, appearing Thursday on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Obama does the Kimmel gig during his end-of-the-week trip to California. It's his second appearance on the Kimmel show, but his f...