updated: 02/28/2015 2:17 a.m.
Alcon Entertainment confirmed Thursday that Harrison Ford would be reprising his role as Rick Deckard in the sequel to Ridley Scott's 1982 classic Blade Runner. The sequel's been in the works for some time now, and shooting is scheduled to begin next summer. However, Scott will not be directing.
updated: 02/27/2015 2:25 a.m.
Madonna gave music fans a shock when she tumbled down several steps at the Brit Awards. The 56-year-old queen of pop was closing Wednesday's ceremony in London with a performance of her song "Living For Love." Madonna entered with a troupe of male dancers and appeared to fumble with a long, flowing cloak she was wearing.
updated: 02/26/2015 3:14 a.m.
Filmmaker Roman Polanski appeared in a court Wednesday in Poland for a hearing concerning a U.S. request for his extradition on charges of sex with a minor, a case that has haunted him since 1977. Judge Dariusz Mazur was not expected to make a ruling Wednesday and scheduled another hearing, providing time to study documents that arrived this week from Switzerland, which in 2010 refused to extradite Polanski. The next hearing could be in April or sooner, according to court spokesman Grazyna Rokita.
updated: 02/24/2015 3:16 a.m.
Sean Penn's remark about Mexican-born Oscar-winner Alejandro Inarritu's immigration status at the end of Sunday's Academy Awards telecast struck many as an insult, but the director says it was nothing more than a brutal joke between old friends. In announcing the win for Birdman, Penn asked, "Who gave this son of a b**** his green card? Birdman."
updated: 02/23/2015 3:16 a.m.
Cameron Diaz and Kirk Cameron received the dubious honor of being dubbed the year's worst actress and actor at the 35th annual Golden Raspberry Awards, aka the "Razzies," on Saturday night. Diaz earned the title for her performances in the raunchy comedies The Other Woman, in which a wife and two mistresses of the same man team up to make his life miserable, and Sex Tape, where a couple accidentally releases their private performance to the cloud.
updated: 02/22/2015 3:32 a.m.
Kim Kardashian and her sister, Khloe, are safe after the vehicle they were in Saturday slid off a Montana road and into a ditch. Montana Highway Patrol Capt. Mark Wilfore said the accident occurred before noon on a highway between Bozeman and Belgrade, home to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport.
posted: 02/21/2015 3:21 a.m.
Ben Woolf, an actor on American Horror Story: Freak Show, was in critical condition Friday after being hit by the side mirror of a passing vehicle in Hollywood.
updated: 02/20/2015 3:32 a.m.
Iron Maiden says singer Bruce Dickinson has been treated for cancer of the tongue, but hopes to be back to full fitness soon. A statement posted Thursday on the band's official website says a cancerous tumor was discovered during a check-up in December, and Dickinson has completed a seven-week course of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
updated: 02/19/2015 3:38 a.m.
A Wal-Mart driver involved in a highway crash that killed a comic and severely injured actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has asked a judge to reconsider her decision not to delay Morgan's lawsuit against the company. Truck driver Kevin Roper isn't a defendant in Morgan's lawsuit against Wal-Mart Stores Inc., but he wants to intervene to delay it from moving forward until his criminal case is resolved. He filed his appeal on Monday. Roper, of Jonesboro, Ga., faces several criminal charges, including death by auto, in New Jersey state court and has pleaded innocent.
updated: 02/17/2015 9:31 p.m.
Roman Polanski will attend a Polish court hearing over a U.S. request for his extradition over a 1977 sex crime, one of the filmmaker's lawyers said Tuesday. Grazyna Rokita, spokesman for the regional court in Polanski's childhood city of Krakow, said that the court will hear the case on Feb. 25.
updated: 02/16/2015 8:24 p.m.
Trust Helen Mirren to look regal while surrounded by rats, seat hogs and grime. The 69-year-old Oscar winner has been spotted riding the New York City's squalid subway system and offering a lesson in elegance along the way.
posted: 02/16/2015 2:42 a.m.
Oscar-nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch has married theater director Sophie Hunter, tying the knot in a Valentine’s Day ceremony on the Isle of Wight.