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...
A screening at the Cannes Film Festival had to be stopped after technical problems during the first few minutes of the film.
Okja, starring Tilda Swinton and Jake Gyllenhaal, had been booed by some in the audience after the Netflix logo appeared at the beginning.
But it then became clear the film was playing in the wrong aspect ratio.
The film has been controversial because producer...
Chris Cornell has died at the age of 52, his representatives have confirmed.
He was best known as the lead singer in Soundgarden and Audioslave, and also performed the theme song to the 2006 James Bond film Casino Royale.
In a statement, Cornell's representative Brian Bumbery said his death was "sudden and unexpected".
It also said the family would be working closely with the medical...
Uganda's censorship board has banned a Dutch film, The Dinner Club, after accusing it of "glorifying homosexuality" the Embassy of The Netherlands in Kampala has said.
Gay sex is illegal in Uganda.
The embassy said in a Facebook post that it "deplored" the decision to ban the film.
It then published the full list of objections from the media council which also include using "lurid...
Portugal have won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in the competition's history.
Salvador Sobral, 27, won with his love ballad Amar Pelos Dois, which was written by his sister.
He said on receiving the trophy: "We live in a world of fast food music. This is a victory for music... music isn't fireworks, music is feeling."
Lucie Jones, representing the UK with I'll Never Give...
FOX has canceled its supernatural drama Sleepy Hollow after four seasons.
Variety said low ratings were to blame for the series' demise.
Inspired by Washington Irving's classic story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," the show followed Tom Mison's revived 18th-century soldier Ichabod Crane and his contemporary partner Jenny Mills, played by Lyndie Greenwood, as they saved the world from various...
Duchess Kate and Prince William's youngest child, Princess Charlotte, just turned two years old -- so naturally, everyone's wondering if a third baby is on the horizon.
While there have been plenty of reports and rumors saying that the couple is "keen to have another baby as soon as possible" -- or even that the princess is already pregnant -- one supposed royal family source is saying that...
Growing up in poverty on a federal housing estate in Houston, Texas, on his walks to and from school he'd go past wealthy houses, and be amazed by the big jets automatically watering the immaculate lawns.
So when he first made his millions back in the 1970s, he knew exactly how he would celebrate.
Building a massive house with its own 18-hole golf course, he fitted the grounds with hundreds...
Beauty and the Beast was declared Best Movie and its star Emma Watson Best Actor in a Movie at the MTV Movie & TV Awards ceremony in Los Angeles Sunday night.
The Show of the Year prize went to Netflix's Stranger Things, while its standout cast member Millie Bobby Brown earned the accolade for Best Actor in a Show.
Lil Rel Howery won the award for Best Comedic Performance for...
Robert Wilson, the father of actors Owen and Luke Wilson, has died at the age of 75.
A former president of public Dallas TV and radio stations KERA-TV and KERA-FM, Robert died on Friday after a battle with Alzheimer's disease, Luke confirmed to The Dallas Morning News.
Robert is best known for co-creating the news program Newsroom with his partner Jim Lehrer, for anchoring PBS NewsHour and...