BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom 'get engaged'
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:56:23 GMT
The A-list couple pose for a Valentine's photo showing a rather large ring on Katy's hand.
Chaka Khan: Why she gets annoyed by her tuneful greeting
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:44:10 GMT
The legendary singer on the "mixed blessing" of that track and how the planet feels different without Aretha Franklin.
Long-nosed lover Cyrano returns to woo Paris in hit play Edmond
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:01:27 GMT
A half-British actor is the toast of Paris with his comedy Edmond - a new take on big-nosed Cyrano.
Ariana Grande: Thank U, Next singer breaks UK chart records
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:50:17 GMT
She is the first female artist to replace herself at number one in the UK chart. How did it happen?
Meet The Favourite's Bafta-winning working mums
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 00:59:44 GMT
Production designers Fiona Crombie and Alice Felton discuss combining work, motherhood and creating the set for The Favourite.
Obituary: Andrea Levy
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:52:35 GMT
Prize-winning novelist - who told the stories of the Windrush generation and their children - dies at 62.
How we made the effects on Solo: A Star Wars Story
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:01:17 GMT
Visual effects supervisor Julian Foddy explains how they helped make the film.
The soldier with a secret talent - ballet
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:13:23 GMT
When Alex Smith joined the Army he didn't reveal to anyone he had spent years training to be a dancer.
The self-taught pianist drawing crowds
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:24:34 GMT
Hundreds of thousands of people have seen this student play after he learned the piano using online videos.
Surviving R Kelly makers: 'This isn't where the story ends'
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:14:54 GMT
Two producers of the documentary speak to Radio 1 Newsbeat about the series' impact.
Paddington returns as a TV series with the voice of Ben Whishaw
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 17:21:05 GMT
Ben Whishaw is set to voice the bear on the small screen.
Bollywood's first major LGBTQ film
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:10:26 GMT
How I Felt When I Saw That Girl is the first Indian film with a star cast to focus on same-sex relationships.
Only Fools and Horses: From Peckham to the West End
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 13:39:29 GMT
Del Boy, Rodney and Grandad swap Peckham for the West End stage as a musical adaptation of the sitcom opens.
Yesterday: First look at 6,000-extra Danny Boyle film
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 18:53:39 GMT
Thousands of members of the public feature in scenes from Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis's new film.
Bohemian Rhapsody: First Oscars night for sound editor
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 13:41:35 GMT
Sound editor Nina Hartstone is heading to her first Oscars for her work on Bohemian Rhapsody.
How a street painter from Benin got an art exhibition in Finland
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 00:40:09 GMT
How Louis Houenoude went from being a barber shop sign painter in Benin to having an exhibition in Finland.
John Legend: Grammys boycott 'doesn't fix the problem'
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:08:02 GMT
The star, whose new single is a plea for gun reform, wants to see more efforts to represent hip hop at the Grammys.
Facebook needs regulation as Zuckerberg 'fails' - UK MPs
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 00:39:18 GMT
The House of Commons publishes its report into fake news with some strong criticism of Facebook.
So Far Gone, 10 years on: The rise and reign of Drake
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 16:02:03 GMT
A decade on from a career-changing mixtape, take a look at what made one of hip-hop's biggest names.
Oscars 2019: All awards will be shown live after backlash
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 16:52:05 GMT
The move reverses an earlier decision to give four awards during TV commercial breaks.
Joe Sugg on Strictly gives YouTubers hope for TV success
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 09:31:04 GMT
The social media star says his appearance on Strictly created "a whole level of new opportunities".
Oscars 2019: Cinematography nominations in pictures
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:35:00 GMT
The presentation of the 2019 Oscar for cinematography will not be shown live on TV - only online.
21 Savage 'accepts' he may be deported
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:26:01 GMT
21 Savage has given his first interview since being arrested by US immigration officials.
PewDiePie game ban lifted after controversy
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:30:17 GMT
Online multiplayer game Roblox has reinstated PewDiePie after banning the YouTuber for using his name.
Andrea Levy: Small Island and Long Song author dies aged 62
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:00:16 GMT
Tributes have been paid to the writer, whose novels focused on race and the Windrush generation.
Ryan Adams: FBI investigates sexually-explicit texts
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:15:54 GMT
The star's new album is also put on hold, after allegations of sexual misconduct surface in the US.
BBC launches London Fashion Week sustainability project
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 11:25:13 GMT
BBC Earth aims to "place sustainable fashion at the heart" of London Fashion Week.
New York Fashion Week: Paris Hilton and 9 other talking points
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 13:03:29 GMT
There were some politically charged moments among the 90s influenced suits and celeb appearances.
Frozen 2: Five questions from the trailer we just can't let go
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 18:12:16 GMT
The moody, dialogue free teaser for the sequel to Disney's mega-hit briefly features two new characters.
London Fashion Week: Meet the couple who dress the stars
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:18:47 GMT
Meet the fashion designers behind the Aadnevik label, who dress everyone from Kylie Minogue to Kendall Jenner.
Oscars 2019: Nominated short tells of black teen who 'made friends with monsters'
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:09:32 GMT
Oscar-nominated short Black Sheep sees Cornelius Walker talk openly about his experiences of violence and prejudice.
Lady Gaga 'appalled' by music tattoo mistake on her wrist
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:09:41 GMT
The star was relieved when the missing fifth line from a tattoo of a music stave on her wrist was added.
Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler in Downfall, dies aged 77
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 15:41:34 GMT
The Swiss was an accomplished actor whose portrayal of Hitler spawned thousands of parodies online.
A tale of two Merlins: Sir Patrick's wizard transformation
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:53:36 GMT
Sir Patrick Stewart returns to Arthurian legend in The Kid Who Would Be King - wearing a Led Zeppelin T-shirt.
Jussie Smollett had no role in own attack, lawyers say
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 14:04:23 GMT
The denial by the US actor's lawyers comes amid allegations he may have staged the assault.
Pop star Rita Ora among £3.4m fraud victims
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 18:29:44 GMT
Accountant Andrew Munday admits defrauding high-profile clients, including the former X Factor judge.
Oscars 2019: Roma's success shows there's more to movies than Hollywood
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 01:12:12 GMT
A foreign language film could win best picture, proving global movie-making is in good health.