• Om Puri 'relished being on set' – Director Gurinder Chadha

    Veteran Indian actor Om Puri, star of British hit East is East, has died aged 66, after suffering a heart attack. Film Director Gurinder Chadha, who is behind films...

    • Fewer foreigners visit Paris art galleries

      Image copyright AP Image caption Security was stepped up outside the Louvre after the attacks Paris’s most popular art galleries saw a decline in visits by foreign tourists in...

      • Backstage stories

        Broadway stage manager Artie Gaffin on life backstage, including Ian McKellen being sick. Source link

        • Richard Adams: The man who turned a story about rabbits into a best-seller

          Image copyright Rex Features Once upon a time there was a middle-aged civil servant who told his children a story about rabbits. The tale, designed to while away a...

          • Obituary: Carrie Fisher

            Image copyright Getty Images Carrie Fisher’s acting career was dominated by her role as Princess Leia Organa in the Star Wars franchise. It was a part that catapulted her...

            • Be hear now

              Image copyright AP / Reuters / Getty Image caption Some of pop’s biggest artists are launching an assault on the charts in 2017 After Craig David, All Saints and...

              • Art and dementia

                Media captionArtists with Alzheimer’s help research At her art therapy class in Leeds, Joyce Cope is carefully painting a tree. Despite living with dementia, her brushstrokes are measured and...

                • Final farewells

                  A look at some of the leading lights in the film industry who left us in 2016. Source link

                  • In their own words

                    Praise, blame, and red carpet rows: What Hollywood’s mothers and daughters say about each other. Source link

                    • Leading lights

                      The arts and media worlds have said goodbye to stars including Dame Zaha Hadid, Peter Maxwell Davies, Harper Lee and AA Gill, over the past year. Source link

Lennon's forged Beatle newspaper autographs sell at auction

Image copyright Adam Partridge Auctioneers Image caption The front page photo shows Paul McCartney crowning the carnival queen in Northwich, Cheshire, in 1963 An old newspaper with autographs of...

Warwick Davis: Acting in Star Wars with Carrie Fisher

As family and friends attend a private memorial service for acting icons Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds, actor Warwick Davis recalls acting with Carrie Fisher in Star...

Lena Dunham happy cellulite not airbrushed for Glamour cover

Image copyright Emma Summerton/Glamour Image caption The cover of Glamour’s February edition Lena Dunham, the writer and actress behind HBO series Girls, has praised women’s magazine Glamour for not...

Latitude Festival may increase numbers by almost 5,000

Image copyright Alex de Mora Image caption Henham Park, the ancestral home of the Earl of Stradbroke, offers a lake at the centre of the festival site A “genteel”...

Stephen Hawking Speechless: Employee Quits In Just Weeks

In 1963, the well-known Stephen Hawking was told that he had neuron disease known as ALS. He was also told that he only had a few years to live....

Actor Akshay Kumar condemns sex attacks

Bollywood star Akshay Kumar condemns politicians for blaming women over sex attacks in Bangalore on New Year’s Eve. Source link

Affleck Oscar?

Image copyright Studio Canal Image caption Manchester by the Sea has won 70 awards including being named best film of 2016 at the US National Board of Review’s awards...

100 Women: The blind oud player who sees through music

When Dalia Sabry was born, she was left almost blind as a result of a medical mistake – but when the young Jordanian discovered music, it changed her life....

David Bowie beaten by Last Shadow Puppets to record cover prize

Image copyright Domino/Sony Image caption Everything You’ve Come to Expect came top of the poll while Blackstar (right) came second A record cover featuring a 1969 image of Tina...

Indian actor Om Puri dies aged 66

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Om Puri acted in both mainstream and art films in Bollywood Veteran Indian actor Om Puri, star of British hit East is East,...