Sidney Poitier: Hollywood trailblazer dies aged 94

Sidney Poitier, the first black man to win a best actor Oscar, has died at 94. The Hollywood star’s death was confirmed to the BBC by the office of Fred Mitchell, the Bahamas’ minister of foreign affairs. Poitier was a…

Jimmy Odukoya aka Pastor J to make Hollywood debut in “The Woman King”

It is not one of those across the border productions that they describe as Hollywood productions— produced in the US with a mix of foreign and Nigerian actors. No, it is not. This is the real deal; a Hollywood production…

Sharon Stone: I was pressured to ‘f–k’ co-star to fix screen chemistry

Screen goddess Sharon Stone is saying “#MeToo” — and coming out swinging against Hollywood predators in her explosive upcoming memoir. The “Ratched” star details a number of unsavory sexual harassment situations she’s endured during her 40-year career in her new…

Hollywood stars Rob McElhenney, Ryan Reynolds in bid to buy football team

Hollywood actors Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds have pledged to turn Welsh side Wrexham, who play in the fifth tier of English football, into a global powerhouse after announcing a bid to purchase the club. McElhenney, best known for creating…

Gwyneth Paltrow goes naked on Instagram for her birthday

Gwyneth Paltrow gave fans a treat on her birthday Sunday — a snapshot of her buck-naked in the woods. “In nothing but my birthday suit today… thank you all so much for the birthday wishes and thank you to @goop…

Oscars unveil new diversity standards for 2024 best picture nominees

The Oscars are raising the inclusion bar. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which oversees the annual Hollywood awards show, on Tuesday announced new diversity standards for best picture nominees. Beginning in 2024 with the 96th Academy Awards,…

Olivia de Havilland, Golden Age of Hollywood star, dies at 104

Olivia de Havilland, one of the last remaining stars from the Golden Age of Hollywood, has died at the age of 104. De Havilland’s career spanned more than 50 years and almost 50 feature films, and she was the last…

Rapper Ice Cube wants Hollywood studios to pay reparations

As reparations become a more and more popular topic while anti-police and anti-racism protests rage across the US, rapper Ice Cube wants to see Hollywood studios take part and give yearly payments to black-owned companies. “I think these studios that…

‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ is Tarantino’s love letter (news.com.au)

Hollywood has famously been a beacon for dreamers for well over a century, so what else is Quentin Tarantino going to name his ode to Hollywood other than Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. It’s like a fairytale. Yes, in…

Joe Biden rakes in $750K at Hollywood fundraiser (NYPost)

Joe Biden raked in over $750,000 during a fundraiser attended by Hollywood powerbrokers, a major haul that demonstrates the entertainment industry’s lasting affection for the former vice president. Biden’s 2020 Democratic presidential campaign declined to comment on how much was…

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