Arts

Cruise, Theron to star in remake of French thriller - 12/20/2008

LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Tom Cruise will share the screen with South African actress Charlize Theron for an American remake of 2005 French thriller "Antony Zimmer," Hollywood media reported Friday. ...

Madonna $75 million divorce deal 'agreed' - 12/15/2008

The singer Madonna has settled with Guy Ritchie for $75 million, or about £50 million, as part of their divorce agreement, her representative, Liz Rosenberg, confirmed on Monday to CNN. Madonna...

Juliette Binoche makes dance debut in London - 12/06/2008

LONDON (AFP) - French actress Juliette Binoche embarked on a new stage in her career Thursday, taking to the boards in London in a new dance show she co-directed and performed with top British...

Le Carre: I considered defecting to Soviets - 12/06/2008

LONDON (AFP) - British espionage writer John le Carre admitted he was tempted to defect to the Soviet Union during the Cold War, in an interview with The Sunday Times newspaper. The...

Qatar art museum aims to show Islam's true values - 12/04/2008

Sheikha Al-Mayassa (L), daughter of Qatar's Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, attends the opening ceremony of the new Museum of Islamic Arts in Doha. The new Museum of Islamic Arts in the...

Dolly Parton reworks "9 to 5" for first musical - 12/03/2008

Los Angeles - Almost 30 years after starring in the movie "9 to 5" and writing its hit theme song, country star Dolly Parton's first stage musical gets its world premiere in Los Angeles on Saturday...

Canadian filmmakers hit their target with indie western - 12/03/2008

Toronto - They may not be the Coen Bros. or even the Weinsteins -- yet -- but the way two Canadian brothers, Matt and Jeff Campagna, turned their idea for a new age Western into a movie would do...

Juliette Binoche makes dance debut in London - 12/03/2008

London - French actress Juliette Binoche embarked on a new stage in her career Thursday, taking to the boards in London in a new dance show she co-directed and performed with top British...

Last of Steinway piano-making family dies - 12/03/2008

New York - Henry Ziegler Steinway, the last member of the family to have had a role in running the legendary piano-making business, has died,...

Cannes winner 'The Class' to vye for Oscar - 12/03/2008

Paris - "The Class," a film shot in a rough Paris school that won the top prize at Cannes this year, has been chosen as France's entry for the 2009 foreign film Oscar, the selection committee said...
1 ... « 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 » ... 434