Rapper Mac Miller dies in Los Angeles at age 26: TMZ

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Rapper Mac Miller, whose debut album “Blue Side Park” topped the charts in 2011 and who dated singer Ariana Grande...

Tesla’s Musk smokes marijuana on comedy podcast

(Reuters) - Tesla’s Elon Musk provoked another twitter storm on Friday by briefly smoking marijuana on a live web show with comedian Joe Rogan....

Hollywood star Burt Reynolds dies at 82

(Reuters) - Burt Reynolds, whose good looks and charm made him one of Hollywood’s most popular actors as he starred in films such as...

Cranberries singer O’Riordan drowned due to alcohol intoxication: inquest

DUBLIN (Reuters) - A coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death on Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of Irish rock group The Cranberries, after hearing...

Prince Charles and Rose McGowan winners at London GQ awards

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Prince Charles and actress and anti-harassment activist Rose McGowan were among those honored at the annual GQ Men of the...

Make-up does not make boy bands ‘effeminate’, Chinese film reviewer says

BEIJING (Reuters) - A prominent Chinese film reviewer slammed the use of the term “effeminate” to describe China’s often heavily made-up boy bands and...

Trauma and pop music collide in Natalie Portman’s ‘Vox Lux’

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - In 2010, Natalie Portman opened the Venice Film Festival as a tormented ballerina in “Black Swan” - a role which...

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

(Reuters) - Members of Aretha Franklin’s family felt the eulogy for the Queen of Soul delivered by a pastor at her funeral last week...

Willem Dafoe plays tormented genius Van Gogh in Venice biopic

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - With his ginger beard, straw hat and a sad, wounded expression, Willem Dafoe looks uncannily like a Vincent Van Gogh...

‘Charlie Says’ tells Manson story from view of women he sent to kill

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) - Charles Manson did not wield the knives in the 1969 murder spree that ended the Californian hippy dream, so what...