BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Strictly Come Dancing 2022: 15 things we found out about this year's stars
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 00:10:34 GMT
Matt Goss, Ellie Simmonds and other stars of the new Strictly Come Dancing series spill the beans.
ITV boss defends Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield over queue furore
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 16:21:10 GMT
ITV's chief executive defends This Morning's under-fire hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield.
Harry Styles' As It Was becomes longest-running US number one by a UK act
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 08:42:45 GMT
The hit song becomes the longest-running number one on the US singles chart by a British artist.
John Legend interview: The pain of losing a child will never go away
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 19:02:20 GMT
The star discusses how he and his wife grieved for their unborn child, and the music that helped.
Zac Efron on playing Chickie Donohue, the man who delivered beer in a warzone
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 00:33:58 GMT
Apple TV's new film The Greatest Beer Run Ever follows an unusual true story from the Vietnam War.
Rihanna to headline Super Bowl half-time show
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 21:41:38 GMT
The nine-time Grammy winner will headline February's event in Arizona, the NFL has announced.
Jeremey Vine: Stalker's YouTube was 'a fountain of hate'
Wed, 21 Sep 2022 07:26:59 GMT
Radio 2’s Jeremy Vine has spoken about his experience at the hands of convicted stalker Alex Belfield.
Netflix plans to launch its own video game studio
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 16:36:06 GMT
Studio in Finland is the latest and clearest example of the streaming giant moving into gaming.
Hollywood sign gets birthday facelift in Los Angeles
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 10:58:38 GMT
Next year is the 100-year anniversary of one of California's most iconic landmarks.
Strictly Come Dancing; How are this year's newly-paired couples feeling?
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 03:44:27 GMT
The widely watched dancing competition has paired the celebrities, including comedian Ellie Taylor and actor Will Mellor, with their dancing professionals.
NI comic book artist's Marvel-lous dream job
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 05:42:24 GMT
Ruairí Coleman, from County Armagh, has worked on everything from Thor to Iron Man.
Award for Elton John after White House performance
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 04:10:10 GMT
US President Joe Biden surprised Sir Elton John by giving him a medal for his contribution to music.
Star Wars: James Earl Jones steps back from Darth Vader role
Mon, 26 Sep 2022 09:43:59 GMT
The 91-year-old's famous voice is now being digitally recreated by a Ukrainian start-up.
Author Jodi Picoult stages The Book Thief musical as a 'cautionary tale'
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 11:07:32 GMT
Best-selling US author Jodi Picoult relocates to the UK to stage a musical version of The Book Thief.
Unboxed festival: Watchdog urged to investigate £120m 'waste of money'
Thu, 22 Sep 2022 17:00:15 GMT
The chair of an influential parliamentary committee asks the UK spending watchdog to probe Unboxed.
The Lost King: Steve Coogan defends Richard III film in university row
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 12:05:37 GMT
The University of Leicester is unhappy about how it is portrayed in new film The Lost King.
Eurovision 2023: Glasgow or Liverpool will host song contest
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 14:02:18 GMT
The shortlist of seven possible UK host cities for next year's song contest is whittled down to two.
Peaky Blinders dance show: 'Anyone who likes Strictly can love this'
Sun, 25 Sep 2022 23:08:18 GMT
The TV hit has spawned a dance show, which creator Steven Knight hopes will attract new audiences.
Scottish soap River City celebrates 20th anniversary
Sat, 24 Sep 2022 09:07:46 GMT
The first episode of the Scottish soap opera first aired on BBC Scotland on 24 September 2002.
Stormzy: Mel Made Me Do It 'celebrates black British excellence'
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 16:52:54 GMT
The rapper's latest video stars a huge cast of black cultural icons - and it's got people excited.
Shakira to stand trial in Spain for tax evasion
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 23:06:19 GMT
The singer is accused of failing to pay €14.5m (£12.9m) in tax and could face eight years in jail.
Michael Sheen's stirring speech for Wales football team
Tue, 27 Sep 2022 12:00:54 GMT
He was invited to perform for the squad by manager Rob Page and was presented with a Wales shirt.
Alexei Ratmansky: The challenges of staging Ukrainian ballet during war
Fri, 23 Sep 2022 14:21:06 GMT
The former Bolshoi Ballet artistic director says working while the war is ongoing is "very challenging".