Coronation Street actress Barbara Knox has hired a lawyer known as 'Mr Loophole' after being charged with drink driving.
John Newman is up against London Grammar and Palma Violets for the prestigious Ivor Novello songwriting award.
Lawyers for two women kidnapped and held for a decade have called for American comedian Joan Rivers to apologise after she compared her living arrangements to theirs in captivity.
Original artworks by Andy Warhol which have been lost for three decades have been found on floppy disks.
Barbie and her Malibu mansion are coming to the big screen in a new live-action comedy.
Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis have become parents with the birth of a son.
Jodie Foster has married her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison.
Samuel L Jackson is urging men to "get themselves checked out" as part of a new fundraising campaign to raise awareness of male cancer.
President Barack Obama and his wife have paid tribute to the late DJ Frankie Knuckles, calling him a trailblazer.
Stephen Colbert has appeared on CBS' Late Show for the first time since it was announced he would be taking over from current host David Letterman.
Justin Bieber has apologised after posting a photograph online of a visit to a controversial Japanese shrine which honours war criminals.
Quentin Tarantino has had his lawsuit against a website which linked to a leaked script for his new film dismissed.
Drew Barrymore and her husband Will Kopelman have announced the birth of their second daughter.
Vin Diesel has posted a photo from the set of Fast & Furious 7 alongside Paul Walker's two brothers.
Tulisa Contostavlos has been granted bail after appearing in court accused of being concerned in brokering a drug deal.
Danny Boyle could reunite with Leonardo DiCaprio after reports he will direct a movie about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.
A set of master recordings by Jay Z have reportedly become the subject of a theft and extortion plot worth millions of dollars.
Robin Thicke's chart-topping song Blurred Lines has become the most downloaded track in UK music history.
Avengers director Joss Whedon is releasing a movie he wrote as a $5 (£3) download, bypassing the usual channels of independent film distribution.
Classical music star Katherine Jenkins has announced she is to marry her film producer boyfriend.
Former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, whose wrongful murder conviction was portrayed in a 1999 film starring Denzel Washington, has died at 76.
Michelle Obama is to make a cameo appearance in country music drama series Nashville next month.
People from 70 countries have made their own versions of the hit Pharrell Williams' song Happy as part of a campaign to help disaster relief.
The White House has responded to the call to deport Justin Bieber from the US by saying: "We won't be commenting".
Peaches Geldof's funeral will be held at the same church where her mother Paula Yates' took place.
Nobel Prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez has died aged 87.
X-Men director Bryan Singer has been accused of drugging and raping a teenage boy in the late 1990s, according to a lawsuit filed in a US court.
Films by British directors Mike Leigh and Ken Loach have been selected to compete for the Palme d'Or prize at the Cannes Film Festival.
Actor Richard E Grant will appear in the world premiere of a stage musical – as a 3D hologram.
Robin Williams is to make a sequel to his 1993 hit Mrs Doubtfire, according to reports.
A computer-generated Japanese pop star who performs as a hologram will support Lady Gaga on her US tour next month.
AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young is taking a break from the band to focus on his health, the band has said.
Singer Paul Weller has won £10,000 privacy damages for three of his children after their faces were published on a newspaper website.
AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has said he is "not ruling anything out" amid claims the band are on the brink of retirement.
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Leonardo DiCaprio's latest movie role will be as a 19th Century fur trapper who seeks revenge against those who left him for dead after he is mauled by a grizzly bear.
Two brothers of the late actor Paul Walker will help finish Fast & Furious 7 following his death in a car crash.
Film archive British Pathé has released its entire collection to YouTube, making more than 85,000 rare 20th Century videos available to the public.
Five musicians have failed to win a court order preventing them from being replaced with a pre-recorded soundtrack in the West End production of War Horse.
One Direction's young fans who have bought tickets for the first date of their tour next month are being warned they could be turned away.
Angela Lansbury's accomplishments as a stage and screen actress have been recognised by the Queen who has made her a Dame.
David Fincher has reportedly dropped out of directing the new Steve Jobs biopic after a row over fees.
Fans of the epic fantasy series Game Of Thrones have been left fuming after technology website Mashable tweeted and emailed spoilers minutes after major events in the latest episode.
The first trailer of the film adaptation of Gillian Flynn's best-selling novel Gone Girl, starring Ben Affleck, has been released.
Katherine Jackson has agreed to pay over $800,000 (£479,000) in costs to the promoters behind her son Michael's comeback tour after a lawsuit she brought against them failed.
The most comprehensive exhibition ever devoted to Henri Matisse's famous "cut-outs" will go on display at Tate Modern.
Professor Green's fans are going to have to wait even longer to see him perform live after he postponed his tour for a second time.
It is the artists who weren't expected at California's Coachella Festival who have garnered the most attention this year.
Residents of a street in Gloucestershire believe they may have had a visit from Banksy after a mural appeared on the side of a house.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire took home the biggest prizes of the night at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles with its star paying tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman.
The musical The Book Of Mormon and geopolitical drama Chimerica were the big winners at the annual Olivier Awards.
Peaches Geldof spoke of the "many parallels" between herself and her late mother Paula Yates shortly before her sudden death, it has emerged.
Abba's Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus will join the cast of Mamma Mia on stage at the Royal Opera House in central London tonight.
Blue singer Lee Ryan has been arrested for alleged drink-driving and suspected possession of class A drugs, Sky News understands.
Westminster has been taken back in time for a film about Suffragettes - the first movie allowed to use Parliament as a set.
Peaches Geldof's childhood nanny has written a moving tribute to the mother of two, calling her a "brave, beautiful girl" who "almost made it".
The surviving members of Nirvana have led fellow inductees, including KISS, into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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