Friday, 22 October, 2021

Category: Culture


Authorities have confirmed that actor Alec Baldwin “discharged” the prop gun that killed one and injured another on a movie set in New Mexico. The actor was filming a forthcoming Western called Rust at Bonanza Creek Ranch when the tragedy Read more…


Issued on: 19/10/2021 – 22:21 A British art collector who bought a pair of 17th-century marble angels from a Neapolitan antiques shop two decades ago has returned the winged “putti” to Italy’s art police after learning that they had been Read more…


The entertainment union that represents film and TV workers has reached a last-minute agreement with producers, averting a strike that would have seen work stopped and widespread disruption to the entertainment industry. Both sides confirmed the news on Saturday after Read more…


Issued on: 13/10/2021 – 21:15Modified: 13/10/2021 – 21:20 Humans’ love for cheese and beer goes back a long way. But according to a scientific study published Wednesday, workers at a salt mine in Austria were already enjoying blue cheese and Read more…


Issued on: 13/10/2021 – 08:40 Omar Sy, the star of Netflix global smash hit “Lupin” about a French gentleman thief, has signed a multi-year deal to develop films for the streaming giant, the company said Tuesday. The debut of the Read more…


Issued on: 11/10/2021 – 21:07 Superman fell for a reporter and now his son is doing the same, although this time the superhero’s love interest is a man called Jay. DC Comics announced on Monday that the new Superman, who Read more…


Issued on: 10/10/2021 – 09:40 The prestigious Bayeux War Correspondents’ Awards on Saturday honoured work by a range of international journalists including several veteran reporters and – for the first time – an unnamed Myanmar photographer. The jury agreed unanimously Read more…


Issued on: 09/10/2021 – 15:22 The 28th annual Bayeux War Correspondents’ Awards get underway in Normandy this weekend, honouring journalists who have put their life on the line to tell important stories from war zones. This year’s president of the Read more…


Issued on: 07/10/2021 – 13:03 Novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah has won the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature for his “uncompromising and compassionate” look at “the effects of colonialism and the fate of the refugee”, the Nobel Committee announced on Thursday. “I think Read more…


A reporter’s headgear on a Sunday TV appearance has drawn a mix of amused and baffled reactions on social media. Jeff Horwitz, a technology reporter with The Wall Street Journal, wore a bizarre combination of a grey suit and matching Read more…