BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Ed Sheeran engaged to long-time girlfriend Cherry Seaborn
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 14:27:47 GMT
The couple met in school although they only got together in 2015.
Dylan Farrow: 'Woody Allen's been lying so long'
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:37:07 GMT
Woody Allen's daughter gives her first TV interview about his alleged abuse, saying she wishes he had been charged.
Music venues hail 'seismic victory' in housing noise battle
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:32:18 GMT
Developers, rather than venues, will have to deal with complaints from new residents, say ministers.
Still Friends? The trouble with old sitcoms
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:31:29 GMT
As 90s sitcom Friends faces a backlash for alleged homophobia and sexism, we ask, was it ever thus?
Fire and Fury: Trump exposť to become television series
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:42:38 GMT
Michael Wolff's exposť on Trump's White House is bought in a seven-figure deal.
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Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:18:03 GMT
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Dolores O'Riordan and Asia's enduring love for The Cranberries
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:03:47 GMT
Dolores O'Riordan, who has died age 46, had a particular place in the hearts of Asian music fans.
How my mid-life sex life became a musical
Mon, 15 Jan 2018 01:05:41 GMT
The Toyboy Diaries tells the story of Wendy Salisbury's relationships with younger men.
Forgotten black Britons step out of history and onto the stage
Mon, 22 Jan 2018 02:07:19 GMT
A major theatre projects takes in the last 500 years of British history.
How Jeremy Deller is brightening the school day
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:49:19 GMT
Contemporary artists are commissioned to create work for schools too busy to visit galleries.
What do children think of modern art?
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:10:10 GMT
Six contemporary artists have designed prints for children. But what do they think of them?
Kinks and Zombies bassist Jim Rodford dies aged 76
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 20:00:09 GMT
Rodford, also a founding member of Argent and bassist for the Zombies, died following a fall.
Alan Carr gets married to long-term boyfriend in LA
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 10:01:51 GMT
The Chatty Man host tied the knot with his partner of 10 years at a "small, private ceremony".
Dolores O'Riordan: Hundreds queue in rain to pay respects
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 15:23:06 GMT
The Cranberries singer lies in repose in her home city of Limerick, where hundreds have gathered.
The Bollywood film breaking the taboo around periods
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:05:37 GMT
The story of one man's quest to make cheap sanitary pads has been made into a comedy.
Sigrid: Sound of 2018 winner scores her first UK chart hit
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:04:06 GMT
The Sound of 2018 winner makes her UK top 40 debut, while The Cranberries return to the album chart.
How Jade Bird went from 'brutal' open mic gigs to the Brit School and US success
Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:15:17 GMT
How a 20-year-old from Wales is selling blues and roots back to America.
Tom Hardy's 90s rap mixtape resurfaces
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 07:38:26 GMT
The actor was once signed to a record label but says he wasn't very good.
'I moved to South Korea for my favourite band'
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:35:17 GMT
Stephanie moved from Scotland to South Korea just so she could be closer to the K-pop group.
Chicago West: Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West name daughter
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:57:23 GMT
The reality TV star says she felt an instant connection with Chicago, who was delivered by surrogate.
Fake-bomb TV crew held at New Jersey airport
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 10:53:36 GMT
The crew allegedly tried to get the device past security at Newark Liberty and film the response.
Justin Timberlake 'stumbled through' nipplegate
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:08:59 GMT
The star says he's "made peace" with Janet Jackson over his role in her wardrobe malfunction.
In pictures: London lit up by Lumiere festival
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:42:56 GMT
The four-night festival is illuminating landmarks across the city.
Why Fast & Furious is going from screen to stage
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:02:28 GMT
The car theatre show, based on the film franchise, premieres in London on Friday night.
Profoundly deaf Maisie Sly is the star of a short film which may be nominated for an Oscar
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 10:13:00 GMT
Profoundly deaf six-year-old Maisie Sly is the star of The Silent Child, a short film which could be vying for an Oscar.
US musician Tom Petty died of 'accidental drug overdose'
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:05:08 GMT
His family believes he was overusing prescription medication when he died in October, aged 66.
Michael Douglas: Former employee accuses actor of sexual harassment
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:23:37 GMT
Susan Braudy claims she felt "humiliated" by the Hollywood star's behaviour.
Dolores O'Riordan: Voice of a rebel
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:01:53 GMT
Dolores O'Riordan, who has died at the age of 46, went from small town girl to one of the biggest music stars of the 90s.
Cosmetic firms 'need to do more for women of colour'
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:57:11 GMT
Beauty blogger Jackie Aina wants the cosmetic industry to do more for women of colour.
Kim Cattrall suggests Sex and the City replacements
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:12:13 GMT
The actress says she'd like Sofia Vergara or Tiffany Haddish to play Samantha in Sex and the City 3.
The Eagles settle Hotel California legal battle
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 09:34:47 GMT
The veteran rock band had sued a Mexican hotel that named itself after their biggest hit.
Will Gompertz reviews Sky Atlantic's drama Britannia ?????
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 10:10:44 GMT
Can Jez Butterworth's gory drama about the Roman invasion of Britain satisfy Game of Throne fans?
The Silent Child: From Hollyoaks to Hollywood?
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:44:53 GMT
Two former stars of the Channel 4 soap could be jetting to LA if their short film lands an Oscar nomination.
Dolores O'Riordan: Funeral arranged for next week
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:21:45 GMT
A private Requiem Mass will be celebrated for The Cranberries singer in County Limerick on Tuesday.
What's in your head? Behind The Cranberries' biggest hit
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:04:21 GMT
How an IRA bombing led to The Cranberries' biggest hit and got them banned by the BBC.
Australia's Channel 9 news promo looks like BBC's version
Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:47:22 GMT
Channel 9's promo for its Today show was copied, at moments, word for word from the BBC's promo video.
Emmeline Pankhurst: Artist begins work on statue
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 20:07:30 GMT
The 8ft-tall bronze monument is being created in West Sussex, but will be located in Manchester.
Pad Man: A man's 'period poverty' rescue becomes a film
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 11:13:39 GMT
A new film, Pad Man, charts one man's 20-year bid to make cheaper sanitary towels available in India.
Will Gompertz reviews Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ?????
Sat, 13 Jan 2018 00:27:35 GMT
A powerful cry for justice with a searing performance from the Oscar-tipped Frances McDormand.