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Film looks at designer's turbulent career

In this May 13, 2008 file photo, British fashion designer Alexander McQueen arrives for the Los Angeles Alexander McQueen Boutique launch party in Los Angeles. A new documentary "McQueen" focuses on the late designer, who killed himself in 2010. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok, File) A new documentary, McQueen, examines the turbulent life...

Cher blasts Trump's behaviour with Queen

Cher (EPA/Isabel Infantes) Cher has criticised US President Donald Trump for his behaviour with the Queen during his visit to the UK. The singing superstar said she was horrified by footage of their meeting at Windsor Castle last week, in which he walked in front of her while inspecting the guard of...

SBS chief steps down after seven years

SBS chief Michael Ebeid is stepping down after more than seven years at the helm of the public broadcaster. During his time with SBS, it has launched NITV and Food Network, and entered into long-term rights agreements for the FIFA World Cup and Tour de France, and deals for the English...

Abba star reveals group's two new songs

Members of the group ABBA, Benny Andersson, right, and Bjorn Ulvaeus (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP) Abba star Bjorn Ulvaeus says two new songs - one a danceable pop tune and the other 'Nordic sad but happy at the same time' - from the Swedish foursome are on the way. Ulvaeus revealed...

Johnny Depp settles lawsuit over finances

Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp and his former business managers have settled duelling lawsuits over his business affairs, Depp's representatives say. Depp's representatives in a statement on Monday said the terms of the agreement are confidential. A trial was scheduled to begin in Los Angeles in August. A source close...

US lawmakers taken in by Sacha Baron Cohen

In Sacha Baron Cohen's provocative new comedy show, American politicians are filmed backing a fictitious program to teach kindergartners how to use guns to defend themselves in school shootings. In a seven-episode series launching on cable channel Showtime on Sunday, the British prankster takes on four different personas as he satirises...

ABBA records two new tracks in studio

ABBA's Bjorn Ulvaeus has spoken of his joy at reuniting with his former bandmates to record new songs, 36 years after the Swedish super group split. The musician confirmed the foursome have recorded two new tracks but insists there will not be a new album. Speaking at a press conference for the...

A complete list of 2018 Emmy nominations

Ryan Eggold, left, and Samira Wiley attend the 70th Emmy Nominations Announcement at the Television Academy's Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center on Thursday, July 12, 2018, in the NoHo Arts District in Los Angeles. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision for The Television Academy/AP Images) Handmaids, robots, and royals have ruled...

Bourdain gets posthumous Emmy nominations

Globe-trotting food chronicler Anthony Bourdain has received several posthumous Emmy nominations. Bourdain's CNN series, Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, got six nods, including two personally for Bourdain as executive producer, host and writer. A seventh nod went to his Explore Parts Unknown on cnn.com. The 61-year-old took his life in early June in...

Aussie Strahovski scores Emmy nomination

Australian actor Yvonne Strahovski has scored an Emmy nomination for her role in The Handmaid's Tale. The news was not so good for Nicole Kidman at Thursday's Emmy nomination ceremony in Los Angeles. She was snubbed for her performance in Top of the Lake: China Girl, as was Naomi Watts for...