From Hollywood heart-throb to heart-breaking hobo: Richard Gere will use his celebrity capital this week to raise awareness of homelessness as he arrives in the UK to promote a film in which he plays a man living on the streets.
Few comedians – and none as adept at exposing prejudices – have been given a stage as politically primed as the one Chris Rock will command as host of Sunday’s Academy Awards.
George Nichopoulos, the Memphis doctor known as “Dr Nick” to Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis, and cherished by them for his apparent inability to say no to requests for sedatives, amphetamines and narcotics, has died aged 88.
A good old good cops versus bad cops film with an unrecognisable Kate Winslet as a Russian mafiosa!
Will The Revenant take home lots of Oscars, including one for the bear? Will Mad Max: Fury Road steal its thunder? Will Eddie Redmayne win another Oscar but for this time playing a woman?
A show about the invasion of aliens is a right mess
Oscar-winner jokes about boycott and pokes fun at Smith’s cod-Nigerian accent in Concussion at the American black film festival awards
Rapper calls out the Pink Floyd and Lou Reed producer in series of angry tweets after ‘old guard’ Ezrin compares West unfavourably with Macklemore
My return to Sadler’s Wells to see a piece by choreographer Pina Bausch was an occasion that felt both joyous and sad.