Hollywood's French film showcase gets high-tech
The world's largest festival of French film hits Hollywood this month with an innovative line-up embracing the latest technology to showcase the best of the country's filmmaking talent.
RMD features in Glo sponsored TV drama series, Professor Johnbull
Professor Johnbull, the popular television drama series sponsored by the grandmasters of data, Globacom, will this week feature Nigeria’s iconic movie star, Richard Mofe Damijo, RMD in the episode titled “Work Chop”.
Harrison Ford avoids action over near-miss plane landing
Hollywood star Harrison Ford is to avoid punishment over a near-miss at a California airport as he was piloting his private plane, his lawyer told AFP on Monday.
Killer Charles Manson to feature in new TV show
Notorious US killer Charles Manson is to feature in a new television reality show about the families of infamous criminals.
Antonio Banderas says no more cigarettes after heart attack
"If there is something good that came from all of this, it is that I suddenly stopped smoking, without needing pills or anything like that. It's over!" the 56-year-old said in an interview with the Spanish daily Diario Sur at his home in the southern city of Malaga.
'Baby' beats 'Beauty' in box-office battle
"The Boss Baby," Fox's animated yarn about babies and pets vying over which is cuter, edged out blockbuster "Beauty and the Beast" to take the lead in its opening weekend on North American screens, according to an industry estimate.
Film on extremism wins at Saudi festival
A short film that tackles extremism has won the top prize at the Saudi Film Festival, organisers said Sunday, in an ultra-conservative kingdom that continues to ban public cinemas.
Nollywood actor Ali Nuhu, comedian, others receive Peace Awards
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that they bagged the award on Friday night in Abuja at the event organised by Peace Ambassador Agency (PAA), an organisation that promotes national peace and integration.
Fox serves up apes and aliens at CinemaCon
20th Century Fox opened day four of CinemaCon on Thursday with stunning new footage from "Alien: Covenant," some CGI apes and a singalong with Australian showman Hugh Jackman.