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Actors Cassel, Bellucci split after 14 years of marriage
Actors Cassel, Bellucci split after 14 years of marriage

Actors Monica Bellucci and Vincent Cassel, one of the film industry's most famous couples, announced Monday they had separated after 14 years of marriage.

Actors Cassel, Bellucci split after 14 years of marriage
Ben Affleck. ©REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Affleck as Batman? Fans unconvinced

The casting of Hollywood A-lister Ben Affleck as the new Batman sparked fan outrage Friday, with petitions calling for the coveted role to be recast and widespread howling on Twitter.

Affleck as Batman? Fans unconvinced
Actor and director Ben Affleck. ©REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Ben Affleck succeeds Christian Bale as Batman

US actor Ben Affleck will replace Christian Bale in the next Batman film.

Ben Affleck succeeds Christian Bale as Batman
US actor Dustin Hoffman hugs his wife Lisa. ©REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
US actor Dustin Hoffman was treated for cancer: spokeswoman

US actor Dustin Hoffman has undergone successful treatment for cancer.

US actor Dustin Hoffman was treated for cancer: spokeswoman
Roman Coppola brings Charlie Sheen back to big screen
Roman Coppola brings Charlie Sheen back to big screen

Making original films in Hollywood is now so difficult that director Roman Coppola says he resorted to giving his own clothes to Charlie Sheen to wear during the shooting of their new movie.

Roman Coppola brings Charlie Sheen back to big screen
Actor Jim Carrey. ©REUTERS/Mario Anzuon
Hollywood actor Carrey apologizes to assault weapon owners

Actor Jim Carrey, who spoke out against gun violence after a series of deadly shootings in the US in 2012, apologized to assault weapon rights defenders.

Hollywood actor Carrey apologizes to assault weapon owners
Johnny Depp swaps pirates for wild west in 'Lone Ranger'
Johnny Depp swaps pirates for wild west in 'Lone Ranger'

Johnny Depp and the makers of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise have swapped the high seas for the wild west in "The Lone Ranger," as they seek to reboot an American pop culture icon.

Johnny Depp swaps pirates for wild west in 'Lone Ranger'
Aida Kaliyeva and Nikita Presnyakov. Photo courtesy of Kleo.ru
Pugacheva's grandson to marry Kazakhstan girl

Alla Pugacheva's grandson Nikita Presnyakov and his girlfriend from Kazakhstan Aida Kaliyeva have decided to get married.

Pugacheva's grandson to marry Kazakhstan girl
'Sopranos' star James Gandolfini dead at 51
'Sopranos' star James Gandolfini dead at 51

Award-winning US actor James Gandolfini, the burly star of classic TV mafia drama "The Sopranos," died Wednesday aged 51 in Italy, triggering a flood of tributes from the acting world and beyond.

'Sopranos' star James Gandolfini dead at 51
Russell Brand told Katy Perry of divorce via text message
Russell Brand told Katy Perry of divorce via text message

British comic Russell Brand told Katy Perry he was divorcing her by text message, the US pop star said in a new magazine interview, adding that she hasn't heard from him since.

Russell Brand told Katy Perry of divorce via text message
Jackie Chan seals prints at famed Hollywood theater
Jackie Chan seals prints at famed Hollywood theater

Hong Kong film star Jackie Chan became the first Chinese actor Thursday to have his hands and feet cast in wet cement at Hollywood's famed Chinese Theatre, alongside generations of Tinseltown icons.

Jackie Chan seals prints at famed Hollywood theater
US actor Michael Douglas. ©REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
Douglas blames sex life for cancer battle

Veteran Hollywood star Michael Douglas blamed the cancerous tumour which developed in his throat three years ago on his sex life.

Douglas blames sex life for cancer battle
Eliyas Qureshi. Photo courtesy of nydailynews.com
Indian movie makers eye worldwide sales

When actor Eliyas Qureshi swapped Bollywood for Hollywood 15 years ago, the only roles for Indian actors were "cab drivers, doctors and terrorists".

Indian movie makers eye worldwide sales
DiCaprio environmental art auction tops $33 million
DiCaprio environmental art auction tops $33 million

Leonardo DiCaprio urged wealthy art collectors Monday to bid at an environmental charity auction in New York as if the planet's fate "depends on us" -- and they responded by splashing out $33.3 million.

DiCaprio environmental art auction tops $33 million
Crowe leads tributes to Aussie rock legend Amphlett
Crowe leads tributes to Aussie rock legend Amphlett

Hollywood star Russell Crowe led tributes Tuesday to Australia's "Queen of Rock" Chrissy Amphlett who died in New York after a long battle with cancer.

Crowe leads tributes to Aussie rock legend Amphlett
Robert Redford to appear in new 'Captain America' film
Robert Redford to appear in new 'Captain America' film

Robert Redford will appear in the next "Captain America" blockbuster -- and the Hollywood legend and independent movie guru insists he is not selling out.

Robert Redford to appear in new 'Captain America' film
SXSW film opener sees return of Jim Carrey
SXSW film opener sees return of Jim Carrey

Rubber-faced comic Jim Carrey returned to the big screen in fan-pleasing form Friday by way of the opening feature of the South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival.

SXSW film opener sees return of Jim Carrey
Jackie Chan's China appointment draws Hong Kong ire
Jackie Chan's China appointment draws Hong Kong ire

Hong Kong action star Jackie Chan this week joins China's top political advisory body in a move analysts say highlights Beijing's growing "soft power" efforts to project unity between itself and the former British colony.

Jackie Chan's China appointment draws Hong Kong ire
Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman to present Oscars
Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman to present Oscars

Multiple Oscar-winning Hollywood legends Jack Nicholson and Dustin Hoffman were added Friday to the presenting line-up at this weekend's 85th Academy Awards.

Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman to present Oscars
'Amour' triumphs at French Cesars
'Amour' triumphs at French Cesars

Michael Haneke's Oscar-nominated film "Amour" about a man and his dying wife on Friday scooped the top prizes at France's annual film awards, the Cesars.

'Amour' triumphs at French Cesars