LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar contenders "Spotlight" and "The Big Short" won the top awards for screenwriting from the Writers Guild of America at a ceremony Saturday that was held in Los Angeles and New York.
Los Angeles (AFP) - "Spotlight" and "The Big Short" won top prizes at the Writers Guild of America awards, two weeks ahead of the Oscars, the glittering climax of Hollywood's annual awards season. Josh Singer on Saturday picked up the trophy for best original screenplay for "Spotlight," a drama about sexual abuse in the Catholic […]
Socially conscious rapper Kendrick Lamar leads nominations going into the Grammy Awards on Monday but he faces tough competition led by pop superstar Taylor Swift. Other albums in contention are "Sound and Color" by acclaimed bluesy indie rockers Alabama Shakes, rising Canadian R&B star The Weeknd's "Beauty Behind the Madness" and Chris Stapleton's "Traveller," the […]
HONG KONG (AP) — It's like a romantic scene out of one of South Korea's sappy soap dramas — tens of thousands of illuminated roses forming an impressive backdrop for the lead actor and actress to declare their love for each other.
American rockers Eagles of Death Metal took to the stage in Stockholm Saturday, ahead of their return to Paris next week to "finish" the fateful November concert that ended with jihadi gunmen killing 90 of their fans. "The show isn't (just) a show in Paris.... It has a purpose and a responsibility which is far […]