BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
How colour cost Lenny Kravitz a major TV role
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:55:25 GMT
Lenny Kravitz says producers on Big Little Lies didn't want a black actor playing the villain.
John Travolta mob film Gotti gets whacked by critics
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:15:12 GMT
The actor's troubled biopic of crime boss John Gotti gets a rare 0% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
José Andrés: The TV chef who fed Puerto Rico
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:15:26 GMT
When Hurricane Maria struck, José Andrés's World Central Kitchen project fed more people in Puerto Rico than any other relief group.
Jurassic World's lesbian vet and other LGBT characters that are all talk
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:45:38 GMT
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom's Daniella Pineda reveals her character is gay - but don't expect to see that play out on screen.
The conspiracy theories around XXXTentacion's death
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 13:19:19 GMT
Fans grapple with how to remember XXXTentacion as conspiracy theories circulate.
Inside the Glasgow School of Art - Mackintosh's Masterpiece
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:58:02 GMT
Charles Rennie Mackintosh's most famous architectural creation has faced two devastating fires.
XXXTentacion: Police disperse fans at murder site
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:57:22 GMT
Hundreds of fans lay candles, flowers and teddy bears near the site where the rapper was shot dead.
Greatest Showman is longest-reigning number one soundtrack in 50 years
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 17:04:21 GMT
The soundtrack to Hugh Jackman's film has spent more weeks at number one than Saturday Night Fever.
MTV Movie Awards: Five big moments from the show
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:05:37 GMT
Tiffany Haddish hosted the annual awards show, which is renowned for its controversial moments.
Ed Sheeran donates Lego head to local charity shop
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:53:29 GMT
The singer hands the model he made of his own head to his local charity shop in Suffolk.
9 Eurovision moments to inspire Will Ferrell's new Netflix comedy
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:41:30 GMT
The Anchorman star will find plenty of comic potential in the spectacular song contest.
Meet Kamille: The stockbroker who writes hits for Little Mix and Jess Glynne
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:05:13 GMT
Meet Camille Purcell - a former economist who's written some of pop music's biggest hits.
Taking a stand against sexism and racism in the advertising industry
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 23:05:42 GMT
Magazine editor Sherry Collins is taking a stand after being confused for a prostitute at a media event.
Bebe Rexha: 'I banged on doors until my hands bled'
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 23:54:37 GMT
Pop star Bebe Rexha describes her arduous, 10-year struggle to make it in music.
Alfie Deyes is mocked for saying he's 'not a Tory' in apology video
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:38:34 GMT
Twitter is full of jokes and memes after the YouTuber apologised for challenging himself to live on £1 for 24 hours.
BBC announces action to boost staff from BAME backgrounds
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:13:57 GMT
The director general says he wants to implement key recommendations following a report into BAME staff.
The Rolling Stones: How Eel Pie Island shaped the band's career
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:47:27 GMT
How a hidden hotel at Eel Pie Island helped make a name for the Rolling Stones.
Hereditary's musical composer explains what makes it so scary
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 23:02:51 GMT
Critics say Hereditary is one of the scariest horror films to be made. The composer of the soundtrack explains why.
Stranger Things comic will explore the Upside Down
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:34:13 GMT
The first series of the comic, due for release in September, will focus on Will Byers and his time in the Upside Down.
Boy Erased author Garrard Conley on surviving 'gay conversion therapy'
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 23:55:56 GMT
Garrard Conley's parents put him through "conversion therapy" - now he's dedicated a book to them.
Ocean's 8: Why Cate Blanchett and Sandra Bullock want to 'stop being polite'
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 02:31:29 GMT
Cate Blanchett and Sandra Bullock say having films with all-female line-ups is not enough.
Michael Jackson musical coming to Broadway in 2020
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:51:33 GMT
The musical, based on his life, was announced by his estate and the Columbia Live Stage company.
Elijah Wood reveals techno-horror VR game at E3
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 11:31:30 GMT
Virtual reality game Transference presents the memories of a "traumatised mental patient"."
'Home is made of many simple things'
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 23:41:51 GMT
How ordinary things can make all the difference to people escaping persecution and danger.
XXXTentacion: The troubled talent of a volatile rap star
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:20:48 GMT
The controversial rapper has been shot dead in Florida at the age of 20.
Lord Sugar criticised for Senegal tweet
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:58:05 GMT
Lord Sugar is criticised for an "unhelpful and ignorant" tweet comparing Senegal's World Cup team to "beach sellers in Marbella".