BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Classic Brits returns after five-year break
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:01:41 GMT
The award ceremony returns after an extended break - "and rightly so," says host Myleene Klass.
Singer Courtney Marie Andrews says mental health inspired her latest album
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:12:21 GMT
Country folk singer Courtney Marie Andrews on the inspiration behind her latest album.
Drew Barrymore declares love for Jake Gyllenhaal
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:00:56 GMT
She proclaimed her love on a placard after choosing Jake Gyllenhaal as her least talented co-star.
Ready Player One director Steven Spielberg on Hollywood's 'watershed' moment
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 03:33:18 GMT
Steven Spielberg reckons Hollywood is currently having a 'watershed' moment, whilst promoting his futuristic film Ready Player One.
Black Lives Matter-inspired book wins children's book prize
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 21:18:36 GMT
Angie Thomas's The Hate U Give is this year's recipient of the Waterstones Children's Book Prize.
Cynthia Nixon and 10 other celebrities who entered politics
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:01:32 GMT
Including Katie Price, Glenda Jackson... and Donald Trump.
Millie Bobby Brown and five other famous fan surprises
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 17:11:09 GMT
Millie Bobby Brown made a special promise to one of her fans, and she's not the first celeb to do so.
Sport Relief raises more than £38m for charities
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 01:55:15 GMT
Andy Murray, Geri Horner, David Ginola and many other stars took part in the TV fundraiser.
Zoe Ball 'overwhelmed' by response to Sport Relief documentary
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:04:54 GMT
The presenter's Hardest Road Home documentary is hailed by viewers as "amazing" and "inspirational".
Why Margot Robbie is taking on Shakespeare
Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:20:40 GMT
The actress is planning a new TV series, which will give Shakespeare plays a "female perspective".
Cate Blanchett meets Rohingya child refugees
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:44:47 GMT
Actor Cate Blanchett has been to visit Rohingya child refugees in camps at risk of mudslides.
The Beatles: Unseen photos of early US gigs fetch £250,000
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 16:50:31 GMT
The majority of the 413 photos, capturing moments from two early US shows, were previously unseen.
Katie Boyle's 60-year career
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:16:55 GMT
Despite once saying she was famous for being famous, Katie Boyle would spend more than half a century in the public eye.
The bands making politics personal
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 16:28:50 GMT
A new wave of British bands are using personal experiences to fuel their political lyrics.
13 Reasons Why to show warning trailer following suicide criticism
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 11:14:23 GMT
The Netflix show about a girl's suicide is taking the step following criticism from mental health charities.
Anton Yelchin: Star Trek actor's parents settle legal case with car firm
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 11:30:20 GMT
Anton Yelchin, who played Chekov, died when his car rolled downhill and crushed him two years ago.
Ex-EastEnders actress returns for 'poignant' knife storyline
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 14:05:33 GMT
Actress Brooke Kinsella, whose brother was stabbed to death 10 years ago, is working with the soap.
Ant and Dec: Suzuki ends advertising campaign after drink-drive charge
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:54:14 GMT
The car company says its deal with the pair has "come to an end" after Ant's drink driving charge.
Coronation Street: Plans for weekend set tours revealed
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 18:10:21 GMT
It is estimated the tours could be worth £4m annually to the local economy.
Coronation Street: The story behind David Platt's rape
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 01:26:20 GMT
The actor at the centre of the storyline "can't stress the importance" of why it needs to be aired.
Sport Relief and Red Nose Day make changes to foreign appeal films
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 17:29:38 GMT
The charity show isn't using appeal films showing stars visiting developing countries.
Spot the difference - Damien Hirst's new vision
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:16:49 GMT
Damien Hirst returns to a familiar theme - but this time, the leopard has changed his spots.
Former Beatle Ringo Starr: I'll wear my medal at breakfast
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:04:13 GMT
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr receives his knighthood for services to music.
Kim Wilde says aliens inspired her pop comeback
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:14:46 GMT
The 80s pop star describes seeing a UFO in her back garden, and reveals how that inspired her album.
Thrills and chills at Broadway's Frozen musical
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 05:54:55 GMT
Olaf a minute? Our verdict on a musical version of Disney's hit film that's just opened on Broadway.
Eurovision: First winner Lys Assia dies aged 94
Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:17:07 GMT
Swiss singer Lys Assia took the prize in 1956 and remained a life-long ambassador for the contest.
Sir Ken Dodd's family ask fans to line streets for funeral
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:43:41 GMT
The comedian will be carried to Liverpool Anglican Cathedral for his funeral in a horse-drawn hearse in a nod to his coal merchant father.
Rod Stewart says Elton John's tour 'stinks'
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 10:41:02 GMT
Sir Rod says farewell tours aren't "rock and roll" and are just a way of selling tickets.
Walking Dead's make-up man on the art of gore
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 01:34:49 GMT
Greg Nicotero, the man behind some of the goriest scenes in film and TV, on the "magic trick" of blood on screen.
Apple Music's Jimmy Iovine says streaming services are 'too similar'
Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:12:24 GMT
Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine says streaming services need to diversify to survive.
The Greatest Showman equals Adele's chart run
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 18:19:25 GMT
The Greatest Showman soundtrack spends 11 weeks in a row at UK number one - the same as Adele's 21.
Academic says women risk being branded 'career rapees'
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:02:42 GMT
Academic says women risk being branded 'career rapees' and still face abuse.