BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

Louis Tomlinson and Robbie Williams named new judges on The X Factor

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 16:41:02 GMT

Robbie Williams will be joined on the panel by his wife Ayda Field and One Direction's Louis Tomlinson.

Suicide Club: What if burgers and beer were illegal?

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:11:43 GMT

Rachel Heng's novel Suicide Club deals with a society where wellness is the key to living forever.

Jeff Goldblum statue marks 25 years of Jurassic Park

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:43:04 GMT

The artwork has been commissioned to mark the 25th anniversary of the film Jurassic Park.

Nile Rodgers: To be recognised is 'weird'

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:45:00 GMT

Guitarist and producer on his popularity and the long wait between Chic albums

How a compilation series slayed the music industry

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:18:28 GMT

The full, untold story of Now That's What I Call Music - by the people who made it.

Annabelle Neilson, muse for Alexander McQueen, dies

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:56:48 GMT

The model, reality star and best friend of Kate Moss was found dead at her Chelsea home on Thursday.

Tanyalee Davis 'humiliated' on train over disabled space

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:56:27 GMT

A comedian was asked to move her mobility scooter out of a disabled space on a train.

Elon Musk apologises to Thai cave diver for Twitter attack

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:41:02 GMT

The tech entrepreneur lashed out at a British cave diver in Thailand for mocking his mini-sub.

Kermit The Frog: 'I try to lead a clean life'

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 23:46:06 GMT

The Muppets' front-frog talks about how he's avoided the pitfalls of drink and drugs.

Liam Gallagher in Latitude surprise performance

Sun, 15 Jul 2018 10:09:55 GMT

The ex-Oasis star had tweeted that he was in Suffolk ahead of the secret gig at Latitude.

Have Years & Years revealed the Bond theme?

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 16:37:43 GMT

Keyboard player Mikey Goldsmith lets slip a big secret on BBC Radio 5 live.

Mamma Mia stars attend London premiere

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:59:50 GMT

Meryl Streep and Cher reveal why they wanted to be in the new Mamma Mia film.

Rose gold: The fashion trend that just won't go away

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 23:07:42 GMT

Rose gold clothes, shoes, furniture, cars, weddings - why is this colour still so popular?

6 Things we learned from the Emmy nominations

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:37:27 GMT

The most diverse Emmy's nominations yet - with side orders of snubs and surprises.

YolanDa Brown reveals how she discovered 'Posh Reggae'

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:31:39 GMT

British saxophonist YolanDa Brown on how she created a new genre of music.

Richard Bacon thanks wife on last day in hospital

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:35:10 GMT

Presenter says he was in a coma for "nine or 10 nights" after falling ill with suspected pneumonia.

Cliff Richard: Singer wins BBC privacy case at High Court

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:57:32 GMT

The singer is awarded 210,000 in damages after the BBC breached his privacy with its reporting of a police raid at his home.

Doctor Who trailer: 5 things we learned from World Cup teaser

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:31:32 GMT

A runny egg, miracle pizza and a copy of The Beano feature in a 40-second advert for the next series.

Johnny Depp settles lawsuit with former management

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 09:55:58 GMT

The settlement resolves a case in which both sides blamed each other for Depp's money troubles.

Sacha Baron Cohen: More criticism and mixed reviews for star's new show

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:16:27 GMT

Who is America? is described as "urgently resonant" by one reviewer and "toothless" by another.

The Incredibles 2: Holly Hunter on the 'rush' of seeing a female hero

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:07:37 GMT

Holly Hunter, who is the voice of Elastigirl, on how the sequel reverses traditional gender roles.

Black Panther's sister, Shuri, gets own Marvel comic series

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:57:17 GMT

Award-winning novelist Nnedi Okorafor will write the new series about Black Panther's sister, Shuri.

Batwoman: Lesbian comic hero to get TV series

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 21:51:56 GMT

The adaptation is to be the first live-action TV superhero series with an openly gay lead character.

Love Island: Does the show have a race, age and body diversity problem?

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:28:30 GMT

Some fans have criticised the show for not choosing contestants with a range of ages, body types and ethnicities.

'Netflix effect' poses challenge to British TV

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 23:38:37 GMT

Video streaming services now have more subscribers than traditional pay TV services in the UK.

First black Miss Universe GB on her historic win

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:56:15 GMT

Dee-Ann Kentish-Rogers is the first black woman to be chosen as Miss Universe Great Britain since the pageant began.

7 shows that helped make Netflix so popular

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:46:34 GMT

We revisit the shows that made us put down the TV guide and pick up our laptops

Bohemian Rhapsody: 5 ways the Queen trailer rocked

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:09:13 GMT

The biopic touches upon the band's rise to fame as well as Freddie Mercury's sexuality and battle with Aids.

Dr Bumbum: Brazil plastic surgeon on run after patient dies

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:30:20 GMT

The celebrity plastic surgeon vanished after a woman died following buttock enhancement injections.

'How we made Now That's What I Call Music 100'

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:33:08 GMT

We go behind the scenes of Now 100 to find out why Dua Lipa made the tracklisting but Drake didn't...

Song of the summer: The Killers, Alt-J and Wolf Alice decide

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:36:03 GMT

Latitude headliners honour the UK heat wave by naming their hottest hit of 2018 so far.