Darkly comic 'Parasite' gets critics buzzing at Cannes

Bong, last at Cannes in 2017 with Netflix-produced 'Okja', revealed his darkly humorous exploration of social tensions at the cinema showcase on Tuesday evening.

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Kenyan writer Wainaina, challenger of African stereotypes, dies at 48

The author, essayist and campaigner - who also championed African literature through the Kwani Trust he founded with other writers - passed away in Nairobi on Tuesday, the organisation's chairman…

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Leonard Cohen's 'So Long, Marianne' love letters up for auction

The archive of 50 letters from Cohen to Marianne Ihlen chronicles their 1960s love affair and the blossoming of Cohen's career from struggling poet to famous singer-songwriter, Christie's New York…

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Daniel Craig to have ankle surgery, 'Bond' film remains on schedule

A posting on the official James Bond Twitter account said the surgery was minor and that Craig hurt himself while shooting in Jamaica.

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Quentin Tarantino says marrying Daniella Pick made him 'take stock' of things

Tarantino said in a 2009 interview that when he was making a film, it took precedence over everything else in his life, one of the reasons he had never married. 

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Oman author Jokha Alharthi wins 2019 Man Booker International Prize

The book is a story of three sisters and of a desert country confronting its slave-owning past and a complex modern world.

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Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio: Hollywood heartthrobs who push their limits

For the first time, the actors are starring side by side in Tarantino's 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood', which the American director screened on Tuesday to rapturous reviews at the Cannes film…

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Sonam Kapoor takes Cannes red carpet in an ivory colour tuxedo

Sonam Kapoor made it to the Cannes red carpet this year like a boss lady in a power suit accessorised with stunning jewellery. 

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Katrina Kaif, Salman Khan turn up the romance meter in a new still from 'Bharat' promotions

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif will be seen together in 'Bharat' as the film releases on June 5 this year. 

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An understated Huppert anchors bittersweet family drama 'Frankie'

The film, vying for Cannes' top Palme d'Or prize this week, was written with Huppert in mind and showcases the actress, who has been recognised at the film festival several times with acting…

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Will Smith goes from fear to joy as Aladdin's new genie

'Aladdin,' directed by Guy Ritchie, marks Smith's first time doing a Walt Disney Co film. The remake features many of the elements of the 1992 animated original, for which Williams won a Golden…

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Quentin Tarantino rolls into Cannes with 'dazzling' ode to cinema, 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood'

Set in the late 1960s, when spaghetti westerns ruled the screen, 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' was one of the most hotly anticipated premieres at the film showcase - not least because it only…

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Sadak 2: Pooja Bhatt's warm welcome for sister Alia Bhatt

'Sadak 2' is scheduled to hit the silver screens on July 10, 2020.

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Ellen DeGeneres hails Dutee Chand's courage, says she's 'proud' of the athlete

Not just India, Chand has also gained admirers outside of the country. American chat-show host Ellen DeGeneres has also tweeted in support of Chand stating she is 'proud' of the athlete.

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Kiara Advani gives major friendship goals with rumoured boyfriend Sidharth Malhotra

'Shershaah' will release on December 27, this year.

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