BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
BBC News - Entertainment & Arts
Love Island's Zara 'blamed for revenge porn'
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:29:12 GMT
The former contestant from this summer's ITV2 dating series says she's twice been victimised.
D&G apologise over Instagram 'hacks' amid racism accusations
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:12:17 GMT
Dolce & Gabbana say they have "nothing but respect for China" after launching a divisive ad campaign.
A Northern Soul: Donors help Hull's hip-hop bus stay on the road
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:58:44 GMT
Donations flood in for a bus teaching music skills to children in Hull after a BBC Two documentary.
Cheryl hits back at 'abuse' over X Factor performance
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 18:06:23 GMT
The singer says the the "unbalanced negativity" towards her performance on the show has been "shocking".
The composer whose brother took the credit
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:42:26 GMT
Fanny Mendelssohn was a prolific composer, but her music is less well-known than her brother Felix's.
Dancing with the Stars: Harry Potter actors' good-luck messages
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 18:19:27 GMT
Film cast members say they're "rooting" for one of their own, who's appearing in a TV dancing show final.
Blac Chyna called out for skin-lightening cream
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 11:13:31 GMT
The reality star and model is launching a skin-lightening cream in Nigeria.
Pompeii dig reveals erotic Leda and Swan fresco
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 12:53:41 GMT
Archaeologists unearth a colourful Roman fresco of Leda and the Swan in Pompeii.
Harry Potter's Evanna Lynch misses out on Mirror Ball
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:52:11 GMT
A message from Emma Watson wasn't enough to see the Harry Potter star win Dancing with the Stars.
Cardi B fulfils 'childhood dream' of buying her mum a house
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:16:27 GMT
The rapper gives a tour of the house she's bought for her mother, saying it's the "happiest day of my life".
Apology over film shoot fine blunder
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 10:52:29 GMT
Glasgow City Council suspended a bus lane restriction for a Holywood film but kept fining drivers.
Vicar of Dibley's John Bluthal dies
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:00:46 GMT
John Bluthal, best known for playing parish secretary Frank Pickle, is remembered by Dawn French.
Meghan meets Take That at first Royal Variety Performance
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 21:30:15 GMT
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex meet Take That at the charity show - the first time she has attended.
Harry Potter cast wish Luna Lovegood actress luck in Dancing with the Stars
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 18:27:34 GMT
Stars from the Potter universe wish Evanna good luck ahead of the Dancing with the Stars final.
Obituary: Richard Baker
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:44:15 GMT
The pioneer BBC newsreader who also fronted a host of classical music programmes.
International Emmys 2018: BBC wins two awards
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 11:43:16 GMT
Man in an Orange Shirt is one of the BBC productions awarded at the event honouring TV made outside the US.
Deaf boy reacts to CBeebies sign language story
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:28:43 GMT
A deaf six-year-old gives an extraordinary reaction to Rob Delaney's CBeebies Bedtime Story told in sign language.
Ruth Jones returns to the stage
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:46:37 GMT
Actress Ruth Jones 'tempted' to revert to her Gavin and Stacey character Nessa while on stage.
The 'mini-Glastonbury' in a Birmingham back garden
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 02:04:39 GMT
A music festival in a suburban garden is helping mental health patients tackle their issues.
Millie Bobby Brown: 'I've been bullied... that inspires me'
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 21:37:14 GMT
The Stranger Things actor discusses her role as the youngest ever Unicef Goodwill ambassador.
Alok Nath: Rape case registered against Bollywood actor
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 07:37:07 GMT
The charges against Alok Nath are among the most serious made during India's #MeToo movement.
Taylor Swift signs her first record deal with a major label
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 16:54:30 GMT
The singer has been signed to independent record label Big Machine since she was just 14-years-old.
Nedim Yasar: Reformed gangster shot after book launch
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 23:41:09 GMT
Nedim Yasar, 31, dies in Copenhagen after promoting his memoir on how he left a life of crime.
Dynasties: 'Attenborough would have rescued penguins'
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 12:39:04 GMT
The veteran naturalist would have intervened to help the birds trapped in a ravine, says exec producer.
Dirty Sanchez star Matt Pritchard to host BBC vegan cookery show
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 00:42:31 GMT
Former wildman Matt Pritchard landed the programme after his YouTube cookery shows were spotted.
BBC launches consultation on TV licence fee for over-75s
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 13:15:14 GMT
The public gets a say on whether the BBC should pay for licences for the over-75s when funding runs out.
How did Holly fare on I'm a Celeb debut?
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 14:07:19 GMT
Taking her place standing on the left of Dec, Holly Willoughby is filling in for Ant on the ITV show.
Six celebrities who were injured... by their children
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:01:56 GMT
Former Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes isn't the only star to have been hurt by his nearest and dearest.
Gaza Strip's only concert grand piano makes music again
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 04:49:39 GMT
The only concert grand piano in Gaza has been restored and played in a rare concert.
Mumford & Sons reschedule cancelled gigs
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 11:08:07 GMT
The band announce new dates for four gigs that were postponed due to "logistical" reasons.
Reading and Leeds: Foo Fighters, The 1975, Post Malone to headline
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:03:41 GMT
It will take place in Richfield Park and Bramham Park over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
Noel Edmonds 'will retire' if he wins I'm A Celebrity
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:28:43 GMT
The veteran broadcaster is a late addition to the line-up of the ITV reality show.
K-pop and Latin: Why the time is now for foreign language hits
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:09:42 GMT
Latin music and K-pop are riding high in the UK charts - so why are Brits finally embracing songs in other languages?
Glamour magazine to go online only in the US
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 03:06:40 GMT
The magazine said it would target its readers online "on the platforms they frequent most".
Birmingham artist sells 'bad' doodles for charity
Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:09:53 GMT
Jon Arton started giving away bad doodles after being inundated with requests for free sketches.
Amitabh Bachchan pays off farmers' loans worth $500,000
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 12:23:32 GMT
Amitabh Bachchan says he has cleared the loans of 1,400 farmers, at a cost of more than half a million dollars.
Attenborough agreed with decision to save penguins' lives
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 13:39:25 GMT
The Dynasties crew took a rare decision to intervene when a group of stranded emperor penguins faced death.
I'm A Celeb's Anne Hegerty opens up about Asperger's
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 07:58:10 GMT
Fans watched her speak about her condition with former EastEnders actress Rita Simons and other campmates.
Actor Matthew Rhys on why he is teaching his son Welsh
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 00:36:25 GMT
Actor Matthew Rhys explains why he speaks only Welsh to his American-born son, two.
Little Mix rate seven years of photos: 'I had a massive spot!'
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 03:02:50 GMT
The stars flick through a scrapbook of the last seven years - from dodgy haircuts to posing naked.
Streaming wars: Can Disney topple Netflix?
Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:02:25 GMT
Netflix is the leader in online video. Will Disney's plans check its growth?