LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – He is the face of Hollywood's two costliest U.S.
Christie’s auction house says a piece by John Constable has sold for 22.4 million pounds, setting a record price for the English romantic painter at auction.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tom Cruise led Forbes' annual list of the 100 highest paid actors released on Tuesday, earning nearly twice that of second place Leonardo DiCaprio and recapturing his spot among Hollywood's top-earning performers after his recent blockbuster movie “Mission: Impossible.” Cruise, who turned 50-years-old on Tuesday amid speculation over whether his box office pull could be hurt by his impending divorce from Katie Holmes, which was revealed late last week, earned $75 million between May 2011 and May 2012, Forbes said.
A combination of athletic and artistic talent carried NBC to the top of the Nielsen television ratings last week.
American glam rockers KISS are unleashing their “Monster” on the UK public.
Just a few miles south of the Virginia state line, Mount Airy, North Carolina — a former stagecoach stop along the Ararat River — is thought to have inspired Mayberry, the fictional town where “The Andy Griffith Show” was supposedly set.
One of the premier music festivals celebrating black culture and music is branching out, extending its footprint in its 18th year to embrace the next generation of artists while still trumpeting industry veterans such as Aretha Franklin.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A movie reboot of the “Spider-Man” franchise snared $7.5 million in its web at U.S. and Canadian theaters from screenings just after midnight on Tuesday, distributor Sony Pictures said.
Taylor Kitsch struck out twice this year in the failed films “John Carter” and “Battleship,” spoiling the “Friday Night Lights” actor's hopes to leap from TV to big-screen star.
Netflix says its subscribers watched more than 1 billion hours of online video last month as the advent of high-speed Internet connections and high-powered mobile devices change people’s viewing patterns.