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    ‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera missing, feared drowned

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:55pm on July 09, 2020

    ‘Glee’ star Naya Rivera is missing and feared drowned at a California lake, local officials said, with rescuers to continue a search for her on...

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    Javicia Leslie will be TV’s first black Batwoman

    Culture Desk | Updated at 09:49pm on July 09, 2020

    Batwoman has found a new lead actress, with Javicia Leslie stepping up to wear the cape and cowl on the TV show’s second season, reports...

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    Broadway actor dies at 41 from coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:02pm on July 06, 2020

    Broadway and TV actor Nick Cordero, who spent months in intensive care being treated for the coronavirus and lost his leg from complications, died Sunday,...

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    COVID-19 bane for aspiring actors: Siam

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:48pm on July 02, 2020

    Popular small screen actor Siam Nasir said that COVID-19 outbreak has delivered an unprecedented blow to the aspiring actors, who were forced into unemployment during...

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    Kim sells stake in beauty brand to Coty

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:56pm on June 30, 2020

    Kim Kardashian West has inked a deal to sell 20 percent of her make-up brand KKW Beauty to American cosmetics giant Coty for $200 million,...

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    ‘The Simpsons’ ends white actors voicing non-white characters

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 11:09pm on June 27, 2020

    The Simpsons will no longer use white actors to dub ethnic minority characters, the producers of the long-running animated series announced Friday. The decision includes...

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    Jimmy Kimmel apologises for blackface sketches

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:48pm on June 24, 2020

    US TV host Jimmy Kimmel has apologised for using make-up to impersonate black stars like Snoop Dogg, Oprah Winfrey and basketball player Karl Malone, reports...

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    Fey apologises as ‘30 Rock’ blackface episodes withdrawn

    Culture Desk | Updated at 10:47pm on June 24, 2020

    Four episodes of 30 Rock in which characters appear in blackface are to be taken down, at the request of creators Tina Fey and Robert...

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    Tolkien TV show seeks burns victims as extras

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 10:46pm on June 24, 2020

    A New Zealand casting agency is appealing for aspiring actors with facial burns, missing limbs and other ‘funky’ looks to become extras in a Lord...

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    Actors must commit themselves to characters: Jaya Ahsan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:41pm on June 19, 2020

    Popular actress Jaya Ahsan said that actors must commit themselves to characters if they want to leave a lasting impression on the audience. She made...