Celebrity

First Crush: Jameela Jamil

  • Feb 06, 2019

First Crush: Jameela Jamil

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Jolie urges Myanmar to end violence against Rohingya Muslims

  • Feb 06, 2019

Hollywood star Angelina Jolie has urged Myanmar to show a genuine commitment to ending violence and displacement in its Rakhine state, where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims have fled to neighboring Bangladesh for safety. Jolie, a special envoy for the U.N. human rights agency, made the comments Tue

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“Empire” actor says his account of attack hasn’t changed

  • Feb 05, 2019

“Empire” actor Jussie Smollett issued a statement through a spokesman Friday in response to what he told police was a racist and homophobic attack by two masked men in downtown Chicago earlier this week. Here it is: “Beautiful People, Let me start by saying that I’m ok. My body is strong but my soul

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Demi Lovato deletes Twitter account over 21 Savage backlash

  • Feb 05, 2019

LOS ANGELES — Singer Demi Lovato has deleted her Twitter account following criticism that she was laughing at memes about 21 Savage. The Grammy-nominated rapper was taken into federal immigration custody in the Atlanta area early Sunday. An official says the rapper is a British citizen who overstayed his vis

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Rockets’ fashionable forward Tucker turns designer

  • Feb 03, 2019

HOUSTON — P.J. Tucker has become such a fashion icon that he is no longer simply wearing designer pieces. He is making them. The Houston Rockets forward collaborated with Italian designer Giuseppe Zanotti on a sneaker that was released in December. His latest collaboration, a shirt from New York designers Ovadia &am

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Prince Philip tells car crash victim he is ‘deeply sorry’

  • Jan 28, 2019

Britain’s Prince Philip has apologized to a woman who was injured when the car she was riding in collided with a Land Rover that he was driving. The 97-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth II told the woman he was “deeply sorry” that she was injured in the Jan. 17 collision. In the letter, published i

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Jackson accusers’ film gets standing ovation, estate rebuke

  • Jan 27, 2019

PARK CITY, Utah — It’s not uncommon for audiences at the Sundance Film Festival to give standing ovations, but the ceremonial act took on a solemn air as two men who accuse Michael Jackson of molesting them as boys walked onstage following the festival’s only screening of “Leaving Neverland,” a documentary about the

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For 25 years, the SAG Awards have been ‘the actors’ party’

  • Jan 26, 2019

LOS ANGELES — The Screen Actors Guild Awards turns 25 on Sunday and executive producer Kathy Connell has shaped every one. And while the milestone anniversary offers a chance to reflect on the show’s growth and impact, Connell says not to expect too many flashbacks on the telecast, which will be broadcast on

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Lebanon’s star filmmaker makes Oscars history with her nom

  • Jan 25, 2019

BEIRUT — Nadine Labaki is standing taller than usual. The Lebanese director, a source of national pride, this week became the first female artist in the Arab world to be nominated for an Academy Award. Labaki’s foreign language nomination for “Capernaum” makes her one of the only female directors to compete

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