Nov 14, 2019 1:37
The new cast of "The Crown" hit the red carpet in London at the Netflix launch for the show's third season. Olivia Colman picks up the role of Queen Elizabeth in a retelling of the life of Britain's reigning monarch.
Oct 30, 2019 0:59
HBO ordered 10 episodes of a "Game of Thrones" spinoff called "House of the Dragon," the network said on Tuesday, shortly after reports emerged that the premium cable channel had nixed another series set in the world created by author George R.R. Martin.
Oct 23, 2019 1:58
As a youth in 1960s Britain, Nigerian actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje joined the skinheads - a far-right subculture associated with racist violence. He's now bringing that story to cinemas in his country of origin.
Oct 15, 2019 1:24
Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo have become the oldest and first black women to jointly clinch the Man Booker Prize, with judges flouting the rules to name both winners.
Oct 10, 2019 1:15
Austria's Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature, and the postponed 2018 award went to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, the Swedish Academy said on Thursday.
Sep 25, 2019 1:22
A long-lost painting by a 13th century Italian master discovered in the kitchen of an elderly French woman has been valued at up to six million euros and will be sold at auction next month.
Sep 23, 2019 2:07
Medieval drama "Game of Thrones" closed its run with a fourth Emmy award for best drama series, while "Fleabag" was the upset winner for best comedy series on Sunday (September 22) night during a show that rewarded newcomers over old favorites.
Aug 22, 2019 2:00
In the sprawling slum of Petare in Venezuela's capital of Caracas, a team of artists and residents led by Fabian Solymar are painting abstract murals covering up walls filled with Socialist Party political propaganda.
Aug 6, 2019 1:06
Author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel “Beloved” about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher said.
Aug 5, 2019 1:36
Ghanian artist Kwame Akoto-Bamfo wants to start a dialogue on slavery with a sea of concrete heads commemorating the trauma of 400 years since the transatlantic slave trade began. Serena Chaudhry reports.
Jul 31, 2019 1:12
Harold "Hal" Prince, who won a record 21 Tony Awards as producer and director of some of Broadway's biggest hits, including "The Phantom of the Opera," "West Side Story" and "Fiddler on the Roof," died on Wednesday at age 91.
Jul 5, 2019 1:19
Theater is rooted deep in Greece's history and culture - but as the country claws its way out of financial crisis, youth unemployment is low. Now, its young actors are fighting to keep their dreams alive.