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    Idris Elba seeks money for rural farmers impacted by virus

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:39pm on April 21, 2020

    British actor and filmmaker Idris Elba, who has himself tested positive for COVID-19, helped kick off an appeal for a UN relief fund to help...

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    Brian Dennehy dies

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:09pm on April 18, 2020

    Brian Dennehy, the versatile Tony and Golden Globe-winning actor known to wider audiences for blockbuster movies ‘First Blood’ and ‘Romeo + Juliet,’ has died aged...

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    Help the destitute you know: Siam Ahmed

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 10:07pm on April 18, 2020

    Dhallywood heart-throb Siam Ahmed said that those who are able should stand by the destitute people they know were hit hard by the ongoing general...

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    Film arena mourns Mohiuddin Faruque

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:24pm on April 17, 2020

    Seven times National Film Award winning art director Mohiuddin Faruque passed away on Friday at his residence in the capital’s Banani area at about 1:00pm....

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    Cannes film fest difficult to hold ‘in original form’: organisers

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 10:42pm on April 15, 2020

    It will be difficult to hold the Cannes film festival in its original form in 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak, organisers said Tuesday, adding...

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    1960s Bond girl Honor Blackman dead at 94

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:17pm on April 07, 2020

    Honor Blackman, one of the most memorable co-stars of the early James Bond films, has died at the age of 94, her family said. The...

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    Quibi launching Hollywood ‘on the go’ streaming amid lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:02pm on April 05, 2020

    Quibi, the multi-billion-dollar streaming platform launching Monday, is betting it can transform entertainment with short, Hollywood-quality clips to watch ‘on the go’ -- even as...

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    Tele Samad’s 1st death anniv today

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 06, 2020

    Today is the 1st death anniversary of late acclaimed actor Tele Samad, widely known for his outstanding acting as a comedian. Abdus Samad, popularly known...

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    Bill Withers passes away

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:59pm on April 04, 2020

    Bill Withers, the legendary performer who delivered timeless hits like ‘Ain’t No Sunshine’ with silky yet funkified vocals and came to define 1970s soul, has...

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    Disney hopes for summer ‘Mulan’ launch

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:58pm on April 04, 2020

    Disney delayed the releases of more than a dozen major films Friday, but has not given up on a summer blockbuster with ‘Mulan’ now penciled...