Polanski’s wife says ‘Non merci!’ to Oscars’ academy invite

Actress Emmanuelle Seigner on Sunday rejected an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in a column in which she slammed the “hypocrisy” of a group that expelled her husband Roman Polanski two months ago. Reuters: Entertainment News

AT&T CEO says ready to invest, WarnerMedia rebranding unveiled

(Reuters) – AT&T Inc is committed to spend as much as needed on the media business of newly acquired Time Warner Inc, Chief Executive Randall Stephenson told CNBC on Friday, with a plan to invest $ 21 billion to $ 22 billion in the combined company. Reuters: Entertainment News

AT&T CEO says ready to invest, keep culture at Time Warner: CNBC

(Reuters) – AT&T Inc is committed to spend as much as needed on the media business of newly acquired Time Warner Inc, Chief Executive Randall Stephenson told CNBC on Friday, with a plan to invest $ 21 billion to $ 22 billion in the combined company. Reuters: Entertainment News

Pulitzer-winning author Philip Roth dies at 85, says agent

(Reuters) – Author Philip Roth, who was both hailed and derided for laying bare the neuroses and obsessions that haunted the modern Jewish-American experience, died on Tuesday at the age of 85, his agent said. Reuters: Entertainment News

‘Solo’ director says new ‘Star Wars’ film puts character first

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Star Wars” movies are known for high-stakes battles to save the galaxy far, far away from the forces of evil, but director Ron Howard said he viewed the latest film installment as simply the personal journey of a young man. Reuters: Entertainment News

Britons shunned shops to watch royal wedding, says John Lewis

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s royal wedding dented sales at department store group John Lewis last week, as customers chose to watch Prince Harry and Meghan Markle get married on television instead of go shopping. Reuters: Entertainment News

Meghan Markle says father isn’t coming to her Windsor wedding

WINDSOR, England (Reuters) – Meghan Markle finally confirmed on Thursday that her father would not attend her wedding to Prince Harry, putting an end to days of speculation that had overshadowed the build-up to the glittering ceremony. Reuters: Entertainment News

‘Right Stuff,’ ‘Bonfire’ author Tom Wolfe dead at 87, agent says

(Reuters) – Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of “new journalism” who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including “The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test,” “The Right Stuff” and “The Bonfire of the Vanities,” has died at the age of 87, his agent said. Reuters: Entertainment News

Fleetwood Mac says Lindsey Buckingham split over tour dispute

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The members of Fleetwood Mac on Wednesday said they parted ways with longtime guitarist Lindsey Buckingham, one of the rock group’s most influential members, due to conflicts over their upcoming North American tour. Reuters: Entertainment News

Family of late Swedish DJ Avicii says grateful for tributes

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The family of Swedish electronic music DJ and producer Avicii on Monday said they were grateful for the numerous public tributes paid to the “Wake Me Up” hitmaker but offered no details on his unexpected death. Reuters: Entertainment News

Natalie Portman says to skip Israeli ceremony due to Netanyahu speech

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman said she chose not to attend a ceremony in Israel to accept a million-dollar prize because she did not want to be seen as supporting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who was scheduled to speak at the event. Reuters: Entertainment News

‘Avatar’ director Cameron says he still hopes to film four sequels

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (Reuters) – “Avatar” director James Cameron said he still aims to make four sequels to the 2009 science-fiction blockbuster and is moving ahead with production while regulators review the proposed sale of 21st Century Fox’s film studio to Walt Disney Co. Reuters: Entertainment News

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