Obama And Corden In Beyonce Carpool Karaoke

Michelle Obama is the latest high-profile passenger to take a joyride with James Corden and enjoy some Carpool Karaoke. A teaser clip for the First Lady's appearance on The Late Late Show With James Corden has been released ahead of the episode airing...

Metallica Announce First Album In Eight Years

Metallica are to release a new album after an eight-year pause. Hardwired ... To Self-Destruct, the band's 11th studio album, contains two discs and nearly 80 minutes of music and will be released on 18 November. In a statement on their website, the...

Pretty Woman Director Garry Marshall Dies

Garry Marshall, the director of Pretty Woman and Runaway Bride, has died at the age of 81. The former journalist, whose early hits included TV shows Happy Days, Mork and Mindy and Laverne & Shirley, died in hospital in Burbank, California, of complications...

Depp And Amber Heard Reach Divorce Settlement

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp have reached a divorce settlement under which she dropped a claim that he assaulted her. Heard's lawyers filed a dismissal of her temporary restraining order against the Pirates of the Caribbean star. "Our relationship was intensely passionate and at times volatile,...

Victor Meldrew Actor Suffers Heart Attack

One Foot In The Grave actor Richard Wilson is in a stable condition in hospital after suffering a heart attack, says his agent. The 80-year-old had a cardiac arrest on Wednesday afternoon, confirmed John Grant.  The Scottish actor has cancelled his 12-night Edinburgh Festival Fringe...

Game Of Thrones Live Concert Tour Announced

The sights and sounds of Game of Thrones will be brought to life in an immersive concert tour, it has been announced. The US tour will feature a full orchestra and choir to illustrate scenes from the hit HBO show, which will be...

Jolie and Pitt 'reach temporary custody deal'

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have reached a temporary custody agreement that will allow the actor to visit his six children, according to reports in the US. Sources familiar with the agreement but not authorised to speak publicly told the Associated Press the custody...

Pippa Gets Engaged – Will Kate Be Bridesmaid?

Pippa Middleton has announced her engagement to boyfriend James Matthews after she was spotted with a huge diamond ring on her left hand. The Duchess of Cambridge's sister is expected to marry the hedge fund boss in 2017. "Miss Pippa Middleton and Mr...

Kenny Baker: Star Wars' R2-D2 Dies Aged 81

British actor Kenny Baker, who played robot R2-D2 in the Star Wars film franchise, has died aged 81 after a longstanding illness. He had been cared for by nephew Drew Myerscough, who found him on Saturday morning, after suffering from serious illness during the...

Jude Law hopes Pope role will spark debate

Jude Law, star of The Young Pope, has insisted his new series does not judge the Vatican but welcomes discussion into conservative Catholicism. The British actor plays the "troubled and conflicted" Pope Pius XIII in the fictional ten-part series - airing on Sky...

Heard Donates $7m Depp Divorce Cash To Charity

Amber Heard is donating her entire $ 7m (£5.3m) divorce settlement from Johnny Depp to two charities that help women who have been abused and sick children. The money will be split between the American Civil Liberties Union and the Children's Hospital...

'The Rock' Tops Forbes List Of Best Paid Actors

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has been named the world's highest paid actor by Forbes, raking in $ 64.5m. The 44-year-old former wrestler more than doubled his earnings from last year thanks to his role in the action comedy Central Intelligence, the eighth installment...

Ghostbusters Star Leaves Twitter After Abuse

Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones has left Twitter with a "very sad heart" after she was subjected to racist abuse from online trolls. The American actress shared some of the tweets she had been sent following the release of the Hollywood film. She has...

Ed Balls 'Scared To Death' About Strictly

Former shadow chancellor Ed Balls has confirmed he will be competing in this year's edition of Strictly Come Dancing. The ex-Labour politician, who lost his seat in the 2015 election, is the first contestant to be officially revealed for the ballroom dancing show....

Adele Tells Fans Why She Turned Down Super Bowl

Adele has revealed that she turned down an opportunity to perform at the 2017 Super Bowl half-time show. The multiple Grammy Award-winning singer told fans during a concert in Los Angeles that she was asked by the NFL to perform at the event in Houston, Texas, in...

Dying Singer's Farewell To Fans At Hometown Gig

Canadian band The Tragically Hip, whose lead singer has terminal brain cancer, have played their last concert at the end of an emotional tour. The sell-out gig gave fans a chance to say farewell to 52-year-old Gord Downie, who is seen as one...

Trump Told To Stop Using British Stars' Songs

One of the writers of a British rock classic has called in his lawyers after Donald Trump used the song to end his presidential nomination speech to the Republican Party’s convention. As the billionaire businessman wound up his address by saying: "We will...

Heart Donation Gag Takes Top Fringe Award

A joke about heart donation has been voted the funniest at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe - an award previously won by Tim Vine, Zoe Lyons and Rob Auton. Comedian Masai Graham's gag impressed the 10 comedy critics that drew up a shortlist that...

Prince Tribute Concert Announced For October

An official tribute concert for Prince will be held in October in his hometown of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Performers will be announced soon and tickets are expected to go on sale next month for the 13 October event, the singer's family said. Prince was...

Shannen Doherty: Cancer made me a better human

Actress Shannen Doherty says being diagnosed with breast cancer made her a "better human being" and "exposed" those who were not true friends. Doherty, 45, has documented her battle with the disease on social media and shared images of herself shaving her head....