Rising US rap artist Juice WRLD dies at 21

Chicago-born rapper Juice WRLD, one of a wave of young artists who earned attention on streaming platforms before breaking out as chart-toppers...

‘Emotional’ Smith campaigns against NY homelessness

Actor Will Smith talks to the media after The World’s Big Sleep Out event in Time Square on December 7, 2019...

Red carpet, no cinema; Gaza film festival forced outdoors

Palestinians watch a film during the opening ceremony of the Red Carpet Human Rights Film Festival in Gaza-Karama Palestine, in front...

South Korean actor found dead in latest K-pop tragedy

South Korean actor Cha In-ha was found dead in his home, police said yesterday, the country's third young celebrity to die in...

Sudan cinema flickers back to life after Bashir ouster

Sudanese director Mahira Selim looks on during an interview in the capital Khartoum. Talal Afifi has worked for...

Frozen 2 holds top spot at box office

Disney blockbuster "Frozen 2" held top spot at the North American box office over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, taking in an estimated...

K-pop star jailed for gang rape and spycam crimes

South Korean singer-songwriter Jung Joon-young was convicted Friday of gang rape and distributing videos of the assaults and other sexual encounters, and...

It is coming home: Karaoke Championships rocks Japan

In a figure-hugging sparkly dress, Val Monique tears around the stage, whipping up the crowd as she channels her inner Tina Turner...

Cyber bullying, star suicides: The dark side of South Korea’s K-pop world

The apparent suicide of a second K-pop artist in a month has cast renewed focus in South Korea on vicious personal attacks...

Hollywood tackles toxic masculinity with teen drama ‘Waves’

Reeling from the #MeToo movement, Hollywood has put toxic masculinity under the spotlight this year with a batch of Oscars contenders zeroing...

Apple TV+ deploys originality of M Night Shyamalan with ‘Servant’

M Night Shyamalan-who shot to fame with his supernatural hit film "The Sixth Sense"-hasn't worked much in television, but he's bringing his...

Taylor Swift puts rancor aside, smashes all-time American Music Award record

Taylor Swift took the high road as she won six American Music Awards on Sunday to surpass Michael Jackson's all-time record, avoiding...

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