Sunday, April 21, 2019

Clapton, McCartney Guitars Are Stars of Met’s Rock Survey

(Bloomberg) -- The wail of an electric guitar filled the majestic sculpture court at the Metropolitan Museum of Art this week as former Eagles lead...
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Bollywood Film on Modi Sparks Complaint Ahead of India Election

(Bloomberg) -- A Bollywood biopic of India’s prime minister is set to hit theaters days before the country’s general election begins, raising demands from the...
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Yas Gaming Festival Returns

This year’s Yas Gaming Festival returns to Yas Island just after Ramadan, in time for Eid al-Fitr celebrations, taking place at Yas Mall from...
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Lilly Singh Joins NBC to Become Only Woman on Network Late...

(Bloomberg) -- Tweets of support for Canadian YouTube star Lilly Singh poured in after the comedian announced she’d landed her own talk show on NBC...
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Leonardo DiCaprio Has a New Job

Leonardo DiCaprio is joining a climate-technology fund as an adviser, bringing the Oscar-winning actor’s environmental activism deeper into the capital markets. DiCaprio, 44, will advise on...
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Bollywood Films Are Casualty in Pakistan Amid Tension With India

The tense political feud between India and Pakistan is taking a toll on the film industry. Pakistan has halted the screening of Bollywood movies in...
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Captain Marvel Slays Female Superhero Myths

As a student at Harvard University five years ago, Julianna Aucoin penned an essay she called “The Superhero Diversity Problem.” “Why do super-powered genetic mutations...
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Netflix to Adapt Classic Novel ‘100 Years of Solitude’ as Series

Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s masterpiece novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude” is coming to the screen for the first time as a Netflix Inc. series,...
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Omani influencers ‘Hamaky’ and Al Akhzami finalists on Sadeem season 2

Omani influencers, Mohammad Al Balushi ‘Hamaky’, and Youssef Al Akhzami have successfully joined 20 influencers from across the Middle East to compete in the...
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‘Green Book’ Beats ‘Roma’ for 2019 Best Picture at Oscars

“Green Book,” Universal Pictures’ film about race relations in the U.S. South in the early 1960s, was crowned best picture of 2018, an upset...
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