Beverly Hills (California)
Mar 16, 2013 14:57 EDT
Huge cotton prints drape the entrance of Marimekko's factory in Helsinki, instantly recognisable as the bold, iconic designs that took the fashion world by storm in the 1960s and remain the lifeblood of the Finnish brand today.
Mar 03, 2013 16:25 EST
American fast-food and Western fashion outlets are taking Pakistan's growing middle class by storm, defying stereotypes about a conservative Muslim country plagued by Al-Qaeda and Taliban-linked violence.
Feb 23, 2013 11:30 EST
Hollywood's biggest stars, after weeks of dieting for the Red Carpet, finally get to pick up their cocktail forks again at the glittering banquet that follows Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony.
Feb 22, 2013 01:46 EST
In Los Angeles -- the land of paparazzi, dazzling dental work and endless glitz -- it turns out that you, too, can be hot enough to draw a crowd. For a price, of course.
Feb 21, 2013 06:41 EST
Oscar-nominated Palestinian director Emad Burnat lamented that US border guards detained him and his family at the Los Angeles airport as they arrived for the awards show.
Feb 11, 2013 05:59 EST
Indie pop band fun., rockers The Black Keys and Australian-Belgian singer Gotye shared the top prizes at the Grammys on Sunday, in an eclectic year for the music industry's biggest awards show.
Feb 10, 2013 17:27 EST
Music stars hit the red carpet Sunday for the Grammys, with veterans like Elton John and Sting joining newcomers including indie pop band fun., hoping to win big in their breakout year.
Feb 10, 2013 07:11 EST
The music world gathers in Los Angeles on Sunday for the Grammys, with veterans like Elton John and Sting joining the latest stars -- including oddly named indie pop band fun., hoping to win big.
Feb 10, 2013 01:49 EST
The music world gathers in Los Angeles on Sunday for the Grammys, with veterans such as Elton John and Sting joining the latest stars -- including oddly named indie pop band fun. -- hoping to win big.
Feb 04, 2013 21:23 EST
The producers of this year's Oscars show said they have no "big red button" to press in case boundary-pushing host Seth MacFarlane oversteps the mark.
Jan 25, 2013 14:31 EST
Oscar-nominated "Amour," which scooped up a Golden Globe for best foreign language film earlier this month, is one of the top contenders for France's top movie awards, the Cesars, officials said Friday.
Jan 23, 2013 12:32 EST
Grammy-winning British songstress Adele is to perform the Oscar-nominated theme song from 007 blockbuster "Skyfall" at next month's Academy Awards show, organizers said Wednesday.
Jan 13, 2013 20:07 EST
The Golden Globes show got underway Sunday, with Steven Spielberg's political drama "Lincoln" competing in seven categories at Hollywood's biggest pre-Oscars awards show.
Jan 10, 2013 23:33 EST
Steven Spielberg's taut political drama "Lincoln" won the Oscars election with 12 nominations for the Academy Awards, the climax of Hollywood's annual prizes season.
Jan 10, 2013 15:40 EST
Steven Spielberg's taut political drama "Lincoln" won the Oscars election Thursday with 12 nominations for the Academy Awards, the climax of Hollywood's annual prizes season.
Jan 10, 2013 13:26 EST
Cannes festival winner "Amour" ("Love") is tipped as the frontrunner for the best foreign language film Oscar -- although it may have to put up with digs from Oscar host Seth McFarlane.
Jan 09, 2013 15:26 EST
The last installment of the blockbuster "Twilight" franchise has won the dubious honor of being nominated in every category for Hollywood's anti-Oscar Razzie awards.
Dec 14, 2012 19:00 EST
Reza Farahan, who appears on cabler Bravo's 'Shahs of Sunset,' says he's proud to represent the Persian-American gay community. Reza Farahan, who appears on cabler Bravo's Shahs of Sunset, says he's proud to represent the Persian-American gay community. Farahan, who was born in Tehran, Iran and raised in Beverly Hills, is among the group of six young Persian-American friends featured in the reality series, which returned for a second season on December 2. ?One of the things that's most important to me is that there is a gay Persian on the show who's respected by his friends, loved by his family, successful in his career,? Farahan told the AP. ?And it's not this big issue that I'm gay. That was the most important thing.? He added that the show also helps fight negative stereotypes about Persian-Americans. (The video is embedded on this page. Visit our video library for more videos.) Speaking on ABC's The View, Farahan said he often heard anti-gay rhetoric growing up. ?Growing up, there
Dec 01, 2012 23:24 EST
The gloves worn by Evander Holyfield in his 1997 heavyweight re-match with Mike Tyson, in which Tyson bit off a chunk of Holyfield's ear, fetched $35,200 at auction, according to the Julien's auction house website.
Nov 16, 2012 11:47 EST
"Twilight' stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are looking forward to sinking their teeth into new, non-vampire roles, as they ponder life after the "Twilight" saga.