BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Stan Lee was working on final superhero Dirt Man with daughter, she says
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:55:34 GMT
The comic book creator's daughter says a new character, Dirt Man, was in the works before his death.
BBC accused of not untangling 'mess' over freelancers' tax
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:41:04 GMT
Hundreds of BBC presenters could be asked to repay tax, a new spending watchdog report finds.
Doctor Who to skip Christmas Day for first time in 13 years
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:31:51 GMT
Sci-fi fans will have to wait until 1 January to see Jodie Whittaker's festive special.
Olly Murs: 'I'd hate to see The X Factor end'
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:57:44 GMT
The singer on his inner geek, why he still rates The X Factor and *that* incident in Selfridges.
Joe McFadden: 'Strictly has taken over my life'
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 01:34:35 GMT
Last year's glitterball winner describes his intense year as he prepares to take to the stage.
Sculptures confirmed as Michelangelo's only surviving bronzes
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:46:35 GMT
Researchers say the news "added lustre" to Michelangelo's reputation as a "supreme creative genius".
Exeter 'Paper Man' James Lake turns cardboard into art
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:02:57 GMT
Artist James Lake learned how to make giant sculptures after losing a leg to cancer when he was 17.
How Stan Lee's heroes changed the world
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:31:27 GMT
Through Spider-Man, the X-Men and others, the godfather of comic books inspired positive change.
Hollywood red carpets cancelled out of respect after wildfires
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:30:48 GMT
Hollywood scales down its red carpets out of respect to those suffering in California.
Stan Lee on how he created Spider-Man
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 21:02:17 GMT
The man behind many Marvel Comics superheroes explains how he came up with the iconic character.
Gerard Butler, Miley Cyrus: Stars' homes destroyed by California wildfires
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:35:07 GMT
Gerard Butler and Miley Cyrus's houses and the Westworld set are razed by the California fires.
The face-mapping technology raising fears about fake news
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:03:30 GMT
Why face-mapping technology designed to improve TV dubbing is raising fears about fake news.
Zoe Ball on why Danny John-Jules skipped his interview
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:50:43 GMT
Strictly dancer Amy Dowden joins Zoe Ball to talk about her elimination but partner Danny is absent.
Rachael Bland: Husband of BBC presenter reveals son's words after her death
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 07:10:30 GMT
BBC presenter's husband gives his first interview after she died from breast cancer in September.
Spitting Image archives given to Cambridge University Library
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:42:09 GMT
The co-founder of the satirical show, Spitting Image, says it could still work today.
The Inbetweeners to reunite for one-off anniversary show
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 01:07:00 GMT
The cast of the E4 sitcom will reunite for a two-hour celebration and tribute programme.
BBC newsreader 'speaks' languages he can’t
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 00:06:11 GMT
Artificial intelligence creates a computer generated video which manipulates the newsreader’s mouth.
'Accidental album' up for major music prize
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:56:49 GMT
How an album of demos ended up challenging Ash and Snow Patrol for the Northern Ireland Music Prize.
Babs Beverley, one third of the Beverley Sisters, dies aged 91
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:05:37 GMT
Her death leaves twin sister Teddie as the sole surviving member of the popular vocal harmony group.
Ezra Miller strikes again at London premiere of Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:19:29 GMT
The actor, who plays Credence Barebone, wowed spectators again with another striking red carpet look at the London premiere of Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald.
JK Rowling on the 'rise of wizarding nationalism'
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 13:39:32 GMT
It is the latest movie release set in the world of Harry Potter but is set decades before the events depicted in the first Potter story.
Tom Cruise to be replaced as Jack Reacher
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:32:30 GMT
The action hero's creator Lee Child finally admits Tom Cruise was too short.
Stan Lee obituary: The genius of the superhero creator
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:19:40 GMT
Stan Lee was the man responsible for a string of comic superheroes that have become household names.
BBC boss Tony Hall hits back at 'disgraceful' Twitter critics
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:47:32 GMT
Tony Hall says "anonymous threats" made against journalists online are "quite frankly disgraceful".
Big Little Lies author Liane Moriarty: Sibling rivalry made me write books
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:44:43 GMT
Big Little Lies author Liane Moriarty's new novel has already been snapped up by a Hollywood star.