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Brandon Maxwell goes back to basics with denim-filled collection

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 10:53pm
(Reuters) - Fashion designer Brandon Maxwell used denim for the first time ever as he showcased a classic American style in bold colors with a hint of nostalgia for his Spring/Summer 2018 collection at an offsite venue of New York Fashion Week: The Shows.

Country's "Gentle Giant" Don Williams dies at 78

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 5:21pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Country music singer Don Williams, one of the biggest stars of the 1970s and 1980s, died on Friday at the age of 78, his publicist said.

Singer Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry dies in helicopter crash

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 4:56pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Singer Troy Gentry, of country music group Montgomery Gentry, died in a helicopter crash in New Jersey on Friday, the band's website said. The singer was 50.

New film goes behind the curtains of Grace Jones' glamor

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 2:13pm
(Reuters) - With her statuesque profile, striking gaze and visually arresting performances, Grace Jones has long been an emblem of high fashion, art and glamorous eccentricity, but a new documentary hopes to shed light on a different side of the pop culture figure through her private life.

More sex education needed in China, director Vivian Qu says with new film

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 12:10pm
VENICE (Reuters) - Vivian Qu hopes her new film "Angels Wear White" ("Jia Nian Hua") will generate a discussion on sex education and child protection in her home country, the Chinese director said at the Venice film festival on Friday.  

Evening gown designer Shoji breezes into New York Fashion Week

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 10:12am
(Reuters) - Fashion designer Tadashi Shoji, whose evening gowns are adored by Hollywood stars, showcased a casual, breezy collection in strong colors at New York Fashion Week.

"Borg/McEnroe" rivalry movie kicks off Toronto festival

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 6:36pm
TORONTO (Reuters) - A tale of real-life rivalry on the tennis court kicked off the Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday in a scaled-back line-up of movies that focus on tales of survival amid chaos.

Jennifer Lawrence laughs off sharply divided "mother!" reviews

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 2:10pm
(Reuters) - Jennifer Lawrence is shrugging off the sharp reaction to her latest movie "mother!," which was met with both boos and cheers at its first outing this week and has sent critics into opposing love and hate camps.

Stop sugar-coating homosexuality, Italian director says

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 12:27pm
VENICE (Reuters) - Italian director Sebastiano Riso said he chose to make it a gay couple who refuse to adopt a terminally ill child in his new film to show how a person can commit good or terrible deeds, regardless of sexual orientation.

'Borg/McEnroe' kicks off Toronto festival packed with survival tales

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 7:06am
TORONTO (Reuters) - A tale of real-life rivalry on the tennis court kicks off the Toronto International Film Festival on Thursday in a scaled back line-up of movies that focus on tales of survival amid chaos.

Voice of George Michael returns with remix of 'Fantasy'

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 5:30am
LONDON (Reuters) - British pop singer George Michael, who died last year, returned to the airwaves on Thursday with the release of a remix of his song "Fantasy," leaving fans split on the decision to bring back his voice.

UK's Prince George starts school, pregnant mum Kate too ill to go

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 4:44am
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince George, the great-grandson of Queen Elizabeth and third-in-line to the throne, started school on Thursday but without his pregnant mother Kate to support him because she is suffering from severe morning sickness.

"Hunger Games" actor Donald Sutherland to get lifetime Oscar

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 4:40pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Donald Sutherland, the star of "MASH," "The Hunger Games" and more than 140 other movies, is to get a lifetime achievement Oscar, along with Belgian director Agnes Varda, Oscar organizers said on Wednesday.

Dave Matthews harnesses local roots with Concert for Charlottesville

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 2:09pm
(Reuters) - Pop stars Ariana Grande, Justin Timberlake and Pharrell Williams will join the Dave Matthews Band in a free concert aimed at promoting unity in Charlottesville following clashes between white supremacists and anti-racist protesters last month.

Amazon Prime customers get access to Brown Sugar movie service

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 1:58pm
(This version of the story corrects headline and first paragraph to say Amazon Prime customers will get access to the Brown Sugar service. The report incorrectly said Amazon had launched the service.)

More Clooney babies? Not likely, says Amal Clooney

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 1:28pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - After welcoming twins earlier this year and mastering the art of changing diapers, George Clooney and wife, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney are not looking to expand their brood further.

Apple, Amazon bid for James Bond film rights- Hollywood Reporter

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 12:32pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The film franchise features Bond, James Bond. And Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc have joined a bevy of suitors bidding for distribution rights for the lucrative movies depicting the exploits of Britain's famed fictional spy, the Hollywood Reporter said on Wednesday.

Madonna moves to Portugal, rated new star destination for expats

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 10:51am
LISBON (Reuters) - New Lisbon resident Madonna has been extolling the delights of living in the Portuguese capital Lisbon, the most illustrious of a growing number of foreigners in the newly-fashionable city.

Prince Harry and I are in love, says U.S. actress Meghan Markle

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 7:01pm
LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. actress Meghan Markle, the girlfriend of Britain's Prince Harry, has said they are in love and happy together, in her first frank comments about their relationship since they became a couple last year.

"Star Wars: Episode IX" loses writer/director Trevorrow over movie vision

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 6:13pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The "Star Wars" movie franchise has parted ways with another director, Walt Disney Co announced on Tuesday, saying that director and writer Colin Trevorrow would no longer be involved in the studio's scheduled 2019 film "Star Wars: Episode IX."