BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Will Gompertz reviews Charles II: Art & Power ?????
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 00:57:45 GMT
A show about Charles II, and the artistic legacy he left but is it a right-royal success?
Stormzy is BBC Music's artist of the year
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:08:16 GMT
The grime artist caps a huge year by taking home the main prize at the 2017 BBC Music Awards.
will.i.am: 'I want to be like Bill Gates'
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 11:28:05 GMT
Why will.i.am, the award-winning musician and front-man for the Black Eyed Peas is collaborating with coders.
A royal guide to the cast of Suits for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 13:08:09 GMT
Stewards at the 2018 Royal Wedding "are told to watch episodes of Suits" so they know who's who at Windsor Castle.
Max Clifford dies in hospital aged 74
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 15:29:16 GMT
Former celebrity publicist Max Clifford has died in hospital, aged 74, after collapsing in prison.
Paddington 2: The challenges of making the film
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:18:31 GMT
An exclusive look at the visual effects behind the film Paddington 2.
Little House on the Prairie: Still a haven for young fans
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:25:08 GMT
Fans of the famous books about the American farming family explain their continued appeal.
James Arthur: 'I've been a tortured soul'
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 01:37:03 GMT
The star says he pours his troubled past into music - and suggests he'd like to stop making ballads.
Johnny Hallyday: The story of a French rock phenomenon
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 10:56:17 GMT
Why Johnny Hallyday was France's biggest rock star, but virtually unknown in the rest of the world.
Guantanamo Bay: Should inmate artwork go on display?
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:09:18 GMT
Much of their artwork features the ocean, which despite being yards away, is hidden from view.
Has original music saved The X Factor?
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 01:50:00 GMT
The most recent series was praised for the number of contestants who performed their own material.
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:31:00 GMT
The British film artists and technicians who brought a galaxy far, far away to life.
The campaign for Calvin Harris to remix a Spice Girls classic
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 09:37:09 GMT
Calvin Harris said he would remix the Spice Girls song '2 become 1' when Australia legalised gay marriage
I'm A Celebrity 2017 winner revealed
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 22:53:48 GMT
The winner of the ITV show was crowned by Ant and Dec on Sunday evening.
Fashion models expose sexual harassment
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 01:37:21 GMT
Models who have been sexually harassed while working tell the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme their stories.
All aboard for Hollywood premiere
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 17:14:25 GMT
Cruise liner Queen Mary 2 hosted the premiere of The Greatest Showman, starring Hugh Jackman.
Brick Wonders: Norwich Lego exhibition showcases the world
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 01:02:24 GMT
The Lego models have been created at an exhibition in Norwich.
Dustin Hoffman faces new sex abuse allegation
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 10:34:50 GMT
Actor Kathryn Rossetter says she suffered an "abusive experience" during a Broadway play in 1984.
Singer Chris Rea collapses on stage
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 12:22:50 GMT
The 66-year-old singer-songwriter, whose hits include Driving Home for Christmas, is in hospital.
Ryan Reynolds 'to play Detective Pikachu in Pokemon film'
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 10:37:25 GMT
The Deadpool star will play Detective Pikachu in the live-action movie, according to reports.
Max Clifford: The publicist who became notorious
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 12:44:05 GMT
Publicist who became as famous as the celebrities he represented.
Meet musical innovator Shiva Feshareki
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 01:21:53 GMT
We speak to the 30 year-old who mixes electronic music and turntables has won the innovation award at the British Composer Awards.
Portugal's Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral has heart transplant
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 21:38:40 GMT
Salvador Sobral, who won this year's contest for Portugal, is doing well, surgeons in Lisbon say.
'Poker princess' Molly Bloom on her stranger-than-fiction life
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 00:35:31 GMT
The 'poker princess' whose life running high-stakes games has inspired a new film.
Tributes to Carrie Fisher at Last Jedi premiere
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:52:35 GMT
Stormtroopers, an AT-AT Walker and a panoply of droids brought the Star Wars universe to downtown LA.
Johnny Hallyday: Huge crowds gather to say farewell
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:01:29 GMT
Hundreds of leather-clad bikers follow the French singer's coffin down the Champs-Elysees.
Josh Homme kicks photographer in the face
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 08:10:45 GMT
The rock star says he is sorry for kicking the female photographer, who says he did it on purpose.
Apple 'to buy Shazam for $400m'
Sun, 10 Dec 2017 10:07:41 GMT
The music recognition app already makes most of its money by referring music buyers to Apple's iTunes.
Ed Sheeran set for Christmas number one
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:13:05 GMT
Ed Sheeran says he has a "cool trick" to boost his chances of getting the Christmas number one.
Saudi Arabia to allow cinemas to reopen from early 2018
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:47:12 GMT
The measure is part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's Vision 2030 reform programme.
Kevin Spacey 'groped Norwegian king's son-in-law'
Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:28:39 GMT
The King of Norway's former son-in-law accuses Spacey of groping him at a Nobel Peace Prize concert.
Liam Payne and Camila Cabello to host on Radio 1
Sat, 09 Dec 2017 13:08:43 GMT
They'll be joined by other pop stars and actors to host Radio 1's Superstar Playlist
The Miniaturist: From literary gold to sparkling TV
Tue, 05 Dec 2017 02:13:19 GMT
We talk to the stars of BBC One's dramatisation of Jessie Burton's 2014 bestseller.
Gwen Stefani wants an enduring Christmas hit like Mariah Carey
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:54:46 GMT
The pop star says it's the "ultimate dream" to have a song that gets played every Christmas.