BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

BBC News - Entertainment & Arts

05/26/2018 12:17 PM
Ed Sheeran 'not trying to stitch fans up' over UK tour tickets
Speaking about a row over tickets for his UK tour, the star says he wants to stop fans getting "ripped off".

05/26/2018 12:12 PM
Sesame Street sues over violent, puppet-based Happytime Murders film
Its creators say the violent, puppet-based Happytime Murders movie violates its good name.

05/26/2018 01:01 AM
Can Danny Boyle keep Bond relevant?
Will it be a case of Bond, James Bond or will 007 find his Martini both shaken and stirred?

05/26/2018 12:14 AM
Harvey Weinstein released on $1m bail over rape and abuse charges
The former film mogul was charged with rape and sexual abuse after turning himself in to New York police.

05/25/2018 11:23 PM
Biggest Weekend: Manic Street Preachers pull off 'Wireless' set
The Welsh band play a triumphant Biggest Weekend show, despite the loss of their bassist, Nicky Wire.

05/25/2018 07:01 PM
Pete Tong on Avicii: 'Shouldn't have to die chasing dreams'
Speaking at IMS 2018 in Ibiza, the DJ paid tribute to Avicii who took his own life in April.

05/25/2018 06:20 PM
Biggest Weekend: Titanic survivors' voices are woven into four new songs
A suite of songs featuring audio of the Titanic and its survivors premieres at Belfast's Biggest Weekend.

05/25/2018 05:44 PM
Royal wedding cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason gets chart boost
The former BBC Young Musician's debut album has reached a new high on the UK albums chart.

05/25/2018 05:36 PM
McGowan: 'I was Weinstein's number one target'
Actor Rose McGowan tells PM how she feels about Harvey Weinstein being charged

05/25/2018 04:09 PM
Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan reacts to his arrest
The actress, one of the movie mogul's accusers, says it's 'a slap in the face of abusive power'.

05/25/2018 02:17 PM
Game of Thrones: Kit Harington and Rose Leslie wedding date announced
Kit Harington and Rose Leslie - Jon Snow and Ygritte - are to marry in the north east of Scotland next month.

05/25/2018 01:50 PM
Queer Eye cast would 'love' to do UK version of show
As the successful reboot returns for a second series, the Fab Five took questions from a UK audience.

05/25/2018 12:48 PM
Arrested Development cancels UK visit after tearful interview
Controversy surrounding the actions of Jeffrey Tambor on set prompt Netflix to cancel plans to bring cast to the UK.

05/25/2018 07:35 AM
Danny Boyle to direct next Bond film
Daniel Craig's fifth outing as the secret agent is due to be released in the UK from 25 October 2019.

05/25/2018 06:48 AM
Ariana Grande gets bee tattoo to remember Manchester Arena victims
To remember the victims, thousands of people have had a bee inked on their body.

05/25/2018 05:21 AM
Tanya Burr's 'daunting' move from YouTube to acting
The 28-year-old, who has 9m followers online, is making her stage debut in London.

05/25/2018 01:02 AM
Game of Thrones concert goes on tour
Composer Ramin Djawadi will use local orchestras alongside his own soloists as he travels across Europe

05/25/2018 12:42 AM
The Biggest Weekend: Why bands abandoned Belfast
As Belfast hosts the Biggest Weekend, BBC News NI looks back at a time when bands did not come to NI.

05/25/2018 12:42 AM
Angelina Jolie spotlights Afghan girls' plight
The actress has produced an animation about the struggle faced by women living under the Taliban.

05/25/2018 12:42 AM
Six new bands you won't want to miss at The Biggest Weekend
A look at some of the up-and-coming artists BBC Music Introducing is giving a leg up to.

05/24/2018 08:21 PM
Antiques Roadshow makes pier debut in Cromer
It is the first time in the show's 39-year history that it has been filmed on a pier.

05/24/2018 11:42 AM
Music legends art for Biggest Weekend in Swansea
Art will be showcased alongside some of the biggest names in music at Swansea this weekend.

05/24/2018 11:22 AM
Show of Sting's The Last Ship cancelled in 'contract row'
Promoter SDD said the costs to produce the event were spiralling and unmanageable.

05/24/2018 07:23 AM
Want to be a music writer?
Experts at the BBC's Biggest Weekend fringe event share their tips on writing about music.

05/24/2018 12:51 AM
'This is my Adele album' says Miles Kane
Last Shadow Puppet on how Lana Del Rey and Jamie T helped him to write his own new breakup record.

05/23/2018 07:39 PM
Star Wars: Emilia Clarke says franchise now puts women front and centre
Emilia Clarke, who features in Solo: A Star Wars Story, says female roles aren't sidelined in the new franchise.

05/23/2018 02:00 PM
Emilia Clarke's bizarre impact on baby names
The star of Solo talks Star Wars, spoilers, and why there are now so many more babies named Daenerys.

05/23/2018 12:48 AM
UB40's Ali Campbell: 'We're still cool'
Why Ali Campbell reckons his band is still relevant after 40 years in the business.

05/22/2018 05:46 PM
Should white people ever sing the N-word?
A white fan was booed off stage for singing the N-word at a Kendrick Lamar gig

05/22/2018 12:29 PM
How Ed Sheeran is tackling ticket touts
The pop star has taken an aggressive stance by cancelling more than 10,000 tickets for his tour.

05/21/2018 01:39 PM
The Handmaid's Tale: Series 2 is 'a harrowing showstopper'
As the second series airs on Channel 4, critics and fans are taken aback by the brutal scenes.