BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

Tanyalee Davis 'humiliated' on train over disabled space

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 15:56:27 GMT

A comedian was asked to move her mobility scooter out of a disabled space on a train.

Kermit The Frog: 'I try to lead a clean life'

Thu, 12 Jul 2018 23:46:06 GMT

The Muppets' front-frog talks about how he's avoided the pitfalls of drink and drugs.

Rose gold: The fashion trend that just won't go away

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 23:07:42 GMT

Rose gold clothes, shoes, furniture, cars, weddings - why is this colour still so popular?

Is Dwayne Johnson's disabled role in Skyscraper 'offensive'?

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:48:52 GMT

BBC News speaks to disabled actors as the Hollywood representation debate widens.

Bohemian Rhapsody: 5 ways the Queen trailer rocked

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:09:13 GMT

The biopic touches upon the band's rise to fame as well as Freddie Mercury's sexuality and battle with Aids.

Kurt Cobain's Northern Irish roots sparked exhibition

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:25:20 GMT

How a chance meeting with the late Nirvana singer's sister led to a "world first" Irish exhibition.

Dr Bumbum: Brazil plastic surgeon on run after patient dies

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:30:20 GMT

The celebrity plastic surgeon vanished after a woman died following buttock enhancement injections.

ITN introduces Rooney rule to reduce BAME pay gap

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:11:17 GMT

The news organisation announces rule for one minority candidate to be interviewed for every future role.

'Netflix effect' poses challenge to British TV

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 23:38:37 GMT

Video streaming services now have more subscribers than traditional pay TV services in the UK.

Song of the summer: The Killers, Alt-J and Wolf Alice decide

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 10:36:03 GMT

Latitude headliners honour the UK heat wave by naming their hottest hit of 2018 so far.

Suicide Club: What if burgers and beer were illegal?

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:11:43 GMT

Rachel Heng's novel Suicide Club deals with a society where wellness is the key to living forever.

Love Island: Does the show have a race, age and body diversity problem?

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:28:30 GMT

Some fans have criticised the show for not choosing contestants with a range of ages, body types and ethnicities.

Doctor Who trailer: 5 things we learned from World Cup teaser

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 10:31:32 GMT

A runny egg, miracle pizza and a copy of The Beano feature in a 40-second advert for the next series.

Nile Rodgers: To be recognised is 'weird'

Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:45:00 GMT

Guitarist and producer on his popularity and the long wait between Chic albums

6 Things we learned from the Emmy nominations

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:37:27 GMT

The most diverse Emmy's nominations yet - with side orders of snubs and surprises.

Jeff Goldblum statue marks 25 years of Jurassic Park

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:43:04 GMT

The artwork has been commissioned to mark the 25th anniversary of the film Jurassic Park.

7 shows that helped make Netflix so popular

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:17:55 GMT

We revisit the shows that made us put down the TV guide and pick up our laptops.

Sir Cliff v BBC

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:22:43 GMT

The singer wins BBC privacy case at High Court but how did it get to this.

How a compilation series slayed the music industry

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:18:28 GMT

The full, untold story of Now That's What I Call Music - by the people who made it.

How David Bowie inspired a Fantasia stage show

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:31:00 GMT

A West End musical version of Disney's Fantasia film has surprising inspirations.

The Incredibles 2: Holly Hunter on the 'rush' of seeing a female hero

Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:07:37 GMT

Holly Hunter, who is the voice of Elastigirl, on how the sequel reverses traditional gender roles.

YolanDa Brown reveals how she discovered 'Posh Reggae'

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:31:39 GMT

British saxophonist YolanDa Brown on how she created a new genre of music.

Cliff Richard: Singer wins BBC privacy case at High Court

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:31:22 GMT

The singer is awarded 210,000 in damages after the BBC breached his privacy with its reporting of a police raid at his home.

'How we made Now That's What I Call Music 100'

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:33:08 GMT

We go behind the scenes of Now 100 to find out why Dua Lipa made the tracklisting but Drake didn't...

Mamma Mia stars attend London premiere

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:59:50 GMT

Meryl Streep and Cher reveal why they wanted to be in the new Mamma Mia film.

Black Panther is getting a comic book spin-off

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:57:17 GMT

Award-winning novelist Nnedi Okorafor will write the new series about Black Panther's sister, Shuri.

First black Miss Universe GB on her historic win

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:56:15 GMT

Dee-Ann Kentish-Rogers is the first black woman to be chosen as Miss Universe Great Britain since the pageant began.