Dear Evan Hansen was named Best Musical at the Tony Awards ceremony in New York Sunday night.
The show's 23-year-old star Ben Platt was deemed Best Actor in a Musical. It also won the prizes for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for Rachel Bay Jones, Best Score, Best Orchestrations and Best Book of a Musical.
The cast performed the show-stopping song "Waving Through a Window" from the...
Amal Clooney has given birth to twins - a girl named Ella and a boy named Alexander.
They were born in London on Tuesday morning, the publicist of her actor husband George Clooney said.
"Ella, Alexander and Amal are all healthy, happy and doing fine," Stan Rosenfield said before joking: "George is sedated and should recover in a few days."
George, 56, married the lawyer, 39, in September...
US comedian and actor Bill Cosby is to go on trial for sexual assault in Pennsylvania later in a case that is expected to last about two weeks.
Former University employee Andrea Constand alleges the 79-year-old drugged and molested her in 2004.
Mr Cosby says he is innocent and the encounter was consensual.
It is being seen as the biggest US celebrity trial since former American football...
Justin Bieber, Coldplay and Katy Perry are among the stars who will join Ariana Grande at a benefit concert following the Manchester attack.
The One Love Manchester show will raise money for those affected by the blast which left 22 dead.
Take That, Miley Cyrus and Pharrell will also play at the Old Trafford Cricket Ground gig on Sunday.
Grande is offering free tickets to fans who were at...
Actor Sir Roger Moore, best known for playing James Bond, has died aged 89, his family has announced.
He played the famous spy in seven Bond films including Live and Let Die and A View to a Kill.
Sir Roger's family confirmed the news on Twitter, saying he had died after "a short but brave battle with cancer".
The statement, from his children, read: "Thank you Pops for being you, and being...
After 146 years, America's most celebrated circus Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus has staged its final performance in New York.
Owners of the company said the tough decision had been made due to falling ticket sales and high operating costs.
"As far as this great American institution, it is a sad moment," ringmaster Johnathan Lee Iverson said.
For the performers, it also means...
The director of a second film at the centre of a row over Netflix's place at Cannes said he always intended for it to be seen on the big screen.
Noah Baumbach said he made The Meyerowitz Stories "as I make all my movies, with the expectation it will be shown on the big screen".
There has been controversy over Netflix's features being included in the competition for the Palme d'Or.
Jake Gyllenhaal is clearly not happy with his country's political situation.
The Hollywood actor didn't directly mention Trump during the Cannes press conference for his latest film Okja on Friday, but really he didn't need to. His feelings were clear.
Okja is a film about a little girl's friendship with a large creature — a "super pig" — which has been specially bred by an American...
Universal Studios Entertainment has confirmed it plans to release a sequel to its 2008 blockbuster, movie musical Mamma Mia!
"'Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!' in theaters July 20, 2018!" Universal said in a Facebook post Friday.
The original film featured the likes of Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Amanda Seyfried, Dominic Cooper, Christine Baranski, Stellan Skarsgård and Julie...
More than a year after the death of the superstar musician Prince, his sister and five half-siblings have been declared his legal heirs.
The singer died in April 2016 at his Paisley Park studios, from an accidental overdose of the painkiller fentanyl.
He did not leave a will and did not have any children.
Reports place the value of his estate at around $200m, though taxes will likely...