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Freddie Mercury's spontaneity challenged 'Bohemian Rhapsody' star10/24/2018 3:53:28 AM When television actor Rami Malek took on the role of colorful rock star Freddie Mercury in the film "Bohemian Rhapsody," he found the biggest challenge was capturing the Queen lead singer's commanding presence on stage.Frank Underwood is dead but looms large in final 'House of Cards' season10/23/2018 9:16:23 PM In the final season of Netflix Inc's "House of Cards," Frank Underwood is physically gone, having died unexpectedly in his sleep. But the ghost of the win-at-all-costs politician played by Kevin Spacey haunts his wife and her young presidency.Netflix backs Sacred Games season 2 after probe10/23/2018 3:35:33 PM Netflix Inc will stick with the existing producers of its hit Indian show "Sacred Games" for a second season after conducting an independent investigation into allegations of sexual harassment, the company said on Tuesday.Actress Amber Heard says birth on U.S.-Mexico border sparked rights activism10/23/2018 1:19:40 PM U.S. actress Amber Heard, a star of the upcoming "Aquaman" superhero movie and a U.N. human rights champion, said on Monday her childhood in Texas near the Mexican border helped spark her activism.Julia Louis-Dreyfus, star of Seinfeld and Veep, awarded U.S. humor prize10/22/2018 8:31:26 PM Julia Louis-Dreyfus, an American comedian whose career on the improv stage led to iconic roles on shows such as Seinfeld, was honored on Sunday for contributing to the national culture.Geoffrey Rush tells court he was 'numb' after misconduct allegation published10/22/2018 6:34:07 PM Australian actor Geoffrey Rush said on Monday he was distraught when he read newspaper articles accusing him of inappropriate conduct, as a court began a hearing into his lawsuit against the publisher.Discovery, PGA Tour to launch video streaming platform10/22/2018 6:12:27 PM The PGA Tour and pay TV operator Discovery Inc unveiled a live and on-demand video-streaming service on Monday that will allow golf fans access to nearly 150 tournaments annually.'Crocodile hunter' Steve Irwin's family launch new show10/22/2018 12:43:37 PM The family of late Australian conservationist and "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin are following in his footsteps with a new television show dedicated to their wildlife conservation work.London film fest closes with flash of 'Stan & Ollie' comic genius10/22/2018 3:53:29 AM Laurel and Hardy, perhaps the greatest comedy double act in cinema history, returned to London on Sunday, twiddling their bowler hats to a delighted West End crowd as they arrived for the world premiere of the biopic "Stan & Ollie".Box Office: 'Halloween' slashes franchise record with $77.5 million launch10/21/2018 7:40:04 PM LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Halloween" made a killing in North America, earning $77.5 million when the slasher film launched in 3,928 locations.Comic Amy Schumer backs Kaepernick, says she won't do Super Bowl ads10/21/2018 2:51:43 AM U.S. comedian and actress Amy Schumer has said she will not appear in any commercials during the 2019 Super Bowl in support of National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protests against racial injustice.'A Private War' goes to frontline to tell reporter Marie Colvin's story10/21/2018 12:50:20 AM Award-winning American war reporter Marie Colvin was known for her dispatches from some of the world's most brutal conflicts. Now a new film starring "Gone Girl" actress Rosamund Pike tells her story about being fearless on the battlefront.Rihanna turns down Super Bowl show, backs Kaepernick10/19/2018 10:07:45 PM Pop superstar Rihanna declined an offer to perform at a Super Bowl halftime show because she supported former National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racial injustice, according to media reports.Olivia Colman adds royal touch with 'The Favourite' at London Film Festival10/19/2018 3:13:26 AM The London Film Festival got its one of its starriest red carpets on Thursday when actresses Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman premiered "The Favourite," a costume piece with a difference being billed as an Oscar contender.'Making a Murderer' resumes quest for justice with 'Part 2'10/19/2018 1:08:13 AM The documentary "Making a Murderer" captured attention in 2015 with its story of how two Wisconsin men were convicted of a brutal murder, throwing a harsh light on the U.S. justice system and triggering a spate of true-crime programming.Paris auction house "would love it" if Banksy pulls another stunt10/18/2018 9:34:52 PM The first auction house to sell prints by Banksy since THAT auction two weeks ago does not anticipate another stunt like the one that shredded half a picture moments after the hammer fell. But, hey, if something were to happen? Great!Roseanne character dies of opioid overdose as 'The Conners' take over10/18/2018 2:34:50 PM One of television's best-known families returned on Tuesday without its matriarch, as the character of feisty Roseanne Conner was killed off through an accidental opioid overdose.Noel Gallagher scoops two prizes at music Q Awards10/18/2018 3:31:00 AM British rocker Noel Gallagher triumphed at the Q Awards in London on Wednesday, scooping two prizes at the annual ceremony hosted by UK music magazine Q.'After The Screaming Stops' films reunion of 1980s band Bros10/18/2018 2:55:42 AM Last year, 1980s British pop band Bros took to the stage for the first time in more than 25 years, since singing twins Matt and Luke Goss went their separate ways.Kanye gives Ugandan leader sneakers, gets African name10/18/2018 1:59:33 AM Kanye West and Kim Kardashian gave Uganda's leader a pair of the rapper's sneakers on Monday and he gave them both "Ugandan" names, at a meeting aimed at promoting tourism in East Africa.