Roman Polanski appears at an international film festival, where he promoted his latest film, "Based on a True Story," in Krakow, Poland.
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May 09, 2018 - 4:43 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski, who fled the United States 40 years ago as a sex offender awaiting sentencing, says he views the #MeToo movement as "collective hysteria" and "total hypocrisy." Polanski made the comment to the Polish edition of Newsweek before the...
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Taylor Swift received a peace offering from Katy Perry before launching her new tour.
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May 09, 2018 - 4:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift has received a peace offering from Katy Perry before launching her new tour. Swift shared a video on her Instagram Stories on Tuesday showing a package that Perry sent that included an olive branch. Inside was a letter in which Perry wrote that she was "deeply sorry"...
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Britain's Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle are on display as wax figures at Madame Tussauds in London.
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May 09, 2018 - 4:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — Madame Tussauds London has unveiled a waxwork of Meghan Markle as it prepares for events marking her May 19 marriage to Prince Harry. The likeness of the American actress sports the emerald green P.A.R.O.S.H. dress she wore for the couple's engagement announcement. The waxwork will be...
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NASCAR rolled into Philly with 21 Xfinity Series drivers to promote upcoming races in the Poconos and Dover.
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May 08, 2018 - 7:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — NASCAR rolled into Philly with 21 Xfinity Series drivers to promote upcoming races in the Poconos and Dover. Outside of the Comcast Center on Market Street, a pit grew gave lightening-speed tire changing demonstrations while some of the top drivers signed autographs...
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Cannes jury members Khadja Nin, Lea Seydoux, Cate Blanchett, Ava Duvernay and Kristen Stewart
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May 08, 2018 - 1:49 pm
By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer CANNES, France (AP) — The 71st Cannes Film Festival was opening Tuesday with the premiere of Asghar Farhadi's "Everybody Knows," but the spotlight at the first post-Harvey Weinstein edition of the glamorous French Rivera gathering was focused on the issue of gender...
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LGBTQ pride flag
Eric Walter
May 08, 2018 - 11:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Given the complicated relationship world religions have had with the LGBTQ community, not everyone would have felt at home wearing a rainbow flag at Monday nights' Catholic Church-inspired Met Gala. However, Lena Waithe, a writer and actress on Netflix's "Master of...
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Chadwick Boseman attends The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala
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May 08, 2018 - 8:55 am
By Nicole Evatt and John Carucci, AP Entertainment Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Divine designs floated up the red carpet at Monday's religion-themed Met Gala in shimmering golds, reds and fuchsia, in crowns and in crosses, and even a pair of giant wings. One lesson of the night: If anyone can make a...
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A view of the Palais des Festivals at the 71st international film festival, Cannes.
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May 07, 2018 - 4:49 pm
CANNES, France (AP) — On the eve of the 71st Cannes Film Festival, the festival's director held an unscheduled press conference Monday to address the many issues roiling this year's gathering, from Cannes' feud with Netflix to the #MeToo movement to the banning of selfies on the red carpet. Thierry...
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Phil Collins is shown performing in 2010
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Ian Bush
May 07, 2018 - 2:51 pm
Phil Collins is "not dead yet." That's the cheeky name of the pop-rock superstar's first North American concert tour in a dozen years -- and he's bringing it to Philadelphia. Collins will be at the Wells Fargo Center on Oct. 8 for a show that's billed as a celebration of a career that's seen 100...
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Musician and actor Steven Van Zandt and wife Maureen
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May 07, 2018 - 9:23 am
By Wanye Parry, Associated Press ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Oh what a night: Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons were inducted Sunday into the New Jersey Hall of Fame, but it was Bruce Springsteen who stole what could have been Meryl Streep's show. The Boss made a surprise appearance at Asbury Park's...
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