BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom 'get engaged'
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:56:23 GMT
The A-list couple pose for a Valentine's photo showing a rather large ring on Katy's hand.
Ariana Grande: Thank U, Next singer breaks UK chart records
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:50:17 GMT
She is the first female artist to replace herself at number one in the UK chart. How did it happen?
Joe Sugg on Strictly gives YouTubers hope for TV success
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 09:31:04 GMT
The social media star says his appearance on Strictly created "a whole level of new opportunities".
50 Cent: Claims police told to 'shoot' rapper investigated
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:43:57 GMT
The NYPD says allegations a senior officer gave the instruction at an event are under "internal review".
London Fashion Week: Meet the couple who dress the stars
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:18:47 GMT
Meet the fashion designers behind the Aadnevik label, who dress everyone from Kylie Minogue to Kendall Jenner.
Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 'energetic but lightweight'
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 16:36:44 GMT
The West End musical based on the 1980 film of the same name gets a mixed response.
How we made the effects on Solo: A Star Wars Story
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:01:17 GMT
Visual effects supervisor Julian Foddy explains how they helped make the film.
Ozzy Osbourne cancels tour dates to recover from pneumonia
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 09:26:17 GMT
The former Black Sabbath star had already postponed his UK and European tour.
PewDiePie game ban lifted after controversy
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:30:17 GMT
Online multiplayer game Roblox has reinstated PewDiePie after banning the YouTuber for using his name.
BBC launches London Fashion Week sustainability project
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 11:25:13 GMT
BBC Earth aims to "place sustainable fashion at the heart" of London Fashion Week.
Meet The Favourite's Bafta-winning working mums
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:59:44 GMT
Production designers Fiona Crombie and Alice Felton discuss combining work, motherhood and creating the set for The Favourite.
Pop music's growing gender gap revealed in the collaboration age
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 05:13:08 GMT
Three times as many male as female pop stars appeared on last year's biggest hit singles.
Chaka Khan: Why she gets annoyed by her tuneful greeting
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:44:10 GMT
The legendary singer on the "mixed blessing" of that track and how the planet feels different without Aretha Franklin.
Hollywood hitmaker's fight for an Oscar
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 04:24:56 GMT
I'll Fight, a song written for documentary RBG, is Diane Warren's tenth Oscar nominated song.
How a street painter from Benin got an art exhibition in Finland
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:40:09 GMT
How Louis Houenoude went from being a barber shop sign painter in Benin to having an exhibition in Finland.
Paddington returns as a TV series with the voice of Ben Whishaw
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 17:21:05 GMT
Ben Whishaw is set to voice the bear on the small screen.
Facebook needs regulation as Zuckerberg 'fails' - UK MPs
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:39:18 GMT
The House of Commons publishes its report into fake news with some strong criticism of Facebook.
The soldier with a secret talent - ballet
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:13:23 GMT
When Alex Smith joined the Army he didn't reveal to anyone he had spent years training to be a dancer.
The self-taught pianist drawing crowds
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:24:34 GMT
Hundreds of thousands of people have seen this student play after he learned the piano using online videos.
Jussie Smollett had no role in own attack, lawyers say
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 14:04:23 GMT
The denial by the US actor's lawyers comes amid allegations he may have staged the assault.
Oscars 2019: Roma's success shows there's more to movies than Hollywood
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:12:12 GMT
A foreign language film could win best picture, proving global movie-making is in good health.
Five talking points from London Fashion week
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 14:35:08 GMT
Protests and political slogans make a statement at the first fur-free LFW.
Bollywood's first major LGBTQ film
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:10:26 GMT
How I Felt When I Saw That Girl is the first Indian film with a star cast to focus on same-sex relationships.
Clerical abuse: Film gets go-ahead after legal challenge
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 18:24:16 GMT
François Ozon's film documents claims of a cover-up of priest Bernard Preynat's alleged child abuse.
Netflix axes Marvel shows Jessica Jones and The Punisher
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:59:30 GMT
The news follows the cancellations of Daredevil, Iron Fist and Luke Cage.
Ai Weiwei hits out at film censorship over Berlin I Love You
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:42:52 GMT
The artist accuses film-makers of cutting his part because they didn't want to upset China.
Dolly Parton: Women are 'making great progress'
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 15:17:24 GMT
The singer say she is encouraged by improvements in gender equality but there's "still work to be done".