Aung San Suu Kyi and Bono joined forces Monday as the Myanmar democracy activist’s European tour moved from the home of the Nobel Peace Prize to the land of U2.
The pair spent more than an hour answering questions at an Oslo conference of peace mediators at the end of Suu Kyi’s four-day visit to Norway. Then they jetted together to the Irish capital, Dublin, for an evening concert in her honor. Continue reading
Kate Winslet has been honored by Queen Elizabeth II for her titanic contribution to the arts.
The actress, who won a best actress Academy Award in 2009 for “The Reader” and made her breakthrough as the feisty Rose in 1997 blockbuster “Titanic,” has been named a Commander of the Order of the British Empire, or CBE, in the queen’s Birthday Honors List, published Saturday.
Winslet said the honor made her “very proud to be a Brit.” Continue reading
The super star received the fourth ever Friars Club Entertainment Icon Award Tuesday night, placing him in the same company as Douglas Fairbanks, Cary Grant and Frank Sinatra.
Ann Rutherford (left) played Scarlett O’Hara’s youngest sister Careen in the movie classic alongside Vivien Leigh and Evelyn Keyes Continue reading
NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. pop star Katy Perry will become the latest celebrity to be depicted in thebiography comic book “Fame” series, publisher Bluewater Productions said on Wednesday.
The 27-year-old’s life shown in “Fame: Katy Perry” has her moving from a Californian churchgoing upbringing under her Christian parents to bouncing around several music labels in Los Angeles until striking a deal that landed her first big hits, “I Kissed A Girl,” and “Hot n Cold.” Continue reading
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Miss Universe Organization says a former contestant should be made to pay for her “defamatory” claims that this year’s Miss USA pageant was a sham. Continue reading