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French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood dies suddenly at 62

Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 10:03am

French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood, whose eclectic career spanned more than four decades and the world's most prestigious festivals and concert halls, has died. He was 62.

Letitia Wright steals show in 'Black Panther' breakout role

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 9:34am

Letitia Wright still can't believe she made the "Black Panther" poster.

Erdem shows long, fancy floral dresses at London fashion

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 7:23am

London Fashion Week is nearing its conclusion with a flurry of shows emphasizing romance and femininity. There has been a focus on careful, often exquisite workmanship and an embrace of mystery and drama. Here are Monday's highlights.

Court told Geoffrey Rush inappropriately touched actress

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 6:01am

A lawyer accused Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush in court Monday of touching an actress inappropriately on an Sydney stage three years ago while he was starring in a production of "King Lear."

Legendary African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo dies at 64

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 3:39am

Colleagues say prolific filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo has died in his home country of Burkina Faso.

7 women at Austin Opera come forward after director's firing

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 3:07pm

Seven women at the Austin Opera have come forward to describe a culture of permissiveness that allowed the opera's artistic director and conductor to inappropriately touch women and make crass comments without consequence.

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" named best picture at British Academy Film Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 2:23pm

"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" named best picture at British Academy Film Awards.

Frances McDormand named best actress at British Academy Film Awards for "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri."

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 2:12pm

Frances McDormand named best actress at British Academy Film Awards for "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri."

Gary Oldman wins best actor prize at British Academy Film Awards for "Darkest Hour."

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 2:06pm

Gary Oldman wins best actor prize at British Academy Film Awards for "Darkest Hour."

What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

Sylvia Hui, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 4:59am

Where does one shop for a wedding gown set to be the dress of the year — an outfit chic enough for a fashion-loving bride but suitable for a church so regal it's the burial place of monarchs?

Roger Deakins wins 4th ASC award. Is Oscar next?

Sandy Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 3:14am

Roger Deakins may be inching closer to making good on his 14th Oscar nomination after winning the American Society of Cinematographers' feature film award for "Blade Runner 2049."

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 6:17pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

Drake touts giveaways, urges fans to do something nice, too

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 1:04pm

Drake wants to spread the love, and he's challenging his fans to do the same.

Vince Gill defends Grammys on female representation

John Carucci, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 11:31am

Vince Gill defended the Recording Academy over the criticism that female artists were underrepresented at this year's Grammy Awards.

Tears, exuberance as 'Black Panther' opens across Africa

Cara Anna, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 8:49am

"Black Panther" has burst onto the screen in Africa, handing a powerful response to the unfortunate remarks about the continent by President Donald Trump.

Danes start to bid farewell to late Denmark prince

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 7:29am

Thousands of Danes have bid farewell to Denmark's late Prince Henrik, husband of Queen Margrethe, whose casket is on public display in a downtown Copenhagen chapel until a private funeral next week.

Stars to wear black at UK film awards: Will Kate join them?

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 4:13am

The red carpet will be a sea of black as the movement against sexual misconduct takes center stage at the British Academy Film Awards .

Harry Connick Jr.'s daytime show to end after 2 seasons

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 16th - 7:57pm

Harry Connick Jr.'s daytime show is coming to an end later this year.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 16th - 5:47pm

Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

'We've arrived:' South Africans cheer 'Black Panther' launch

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 16th - 4:13pm

South Africans have cheered the local premiere of "Black Panther" and have quickly begun dissecting the way actors pronounced the local isiXhosa language used in the film's fictional kingdom of Wakanda.