BBC Entertainment & Arts News
Oscars 2017: Who's predicted to win, and other things to look out for (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:14:36 GMT)
It's Hollywood's big night - here's what to look out for in the main battles at the Oscars.
Bill Paxton, actor known for Aliens and Titanic, dies aged 61 (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 20:39:28 GMT)
Actor Bill Paxton, known for roles in Aliens and Titanic, has died aged 61, his family tell US media
ICYMI: This week's entertainment stories (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:17:52 GMT)
A round-up of some of this week's biggest entertainment stories.
Oscars: Meryl Streep vents fury at Karl Lagerfeld in dress row (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 17:11:22 GMT)
Meryl Streep's choice of Oscars dress sparks a bitter dispute with designer Karl Lagerfeld.
The frock stars who rocked - and shocked - at the Oscars (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:24:15 GMT)
Will any of this year's Oscar attendees try to top the classic outfits of the past?
The DC Comics film has been given a Razzie Award (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 16:56:46 GMT)
The Razzie's have struck again with Batman V Superman being named worst remake.
Oscars: Moonlight warms up with Independent Spirit Awards win (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:40:56 GMT)
Low-budget drama Moonlight warms up for Sunday's Oscars by winning six Independent Spirit Awards.
Watch: Doctor Who 'should be black or female' (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 23:45:43 GMT)
Actor David Harewood says Doctor Who "needs to do something different" - and he'd be up for it.
Foo Fighters to headline Glastonbury 2017 (Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:26:14 GMT)
The American rock band confirmed their Saturday night slot during a secret gig in Somerset.
Jodie Foster and Michael J Fox lead anti-Trump protest (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 06:36:34 GMT)
"It's time to show up", Hollywood star says at impassioned pre-Oscars rally in LA.
SM:TV Live reunion: Cat Deeley says one-off 'great idea' (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:26:38 GMT)
Co-presenter of late 90s morning show Cat Deeley says one-off reunion would be a "great idea".
Best supporting actress nominee Naomie Harris on getting Oscar ready (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 23:08:55 GMT)
Best supporting actress nominee Naomie Harris tells BBC's 5 Live how a facial will get her in the mood for the Oscars
Sandro Monetti believes the early 2018 Oscars favourite is Dunkirk. (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 22:44:13 GMT)
LA journalist Sandro Monetti believes the early Oscars favourite for next year is Dunkirk.
Oscars red carpet rolled out and ready (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 21:02:29 GMT)
BBC Arts editor Will Gompertz takes a walk on the Oscars red carpet.
How to achieve the 'Oscars look' (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:32:15 GMT)
Celebrity make-up artist, Amy Hollier, shares her tips on how to achieve the perfect look for the red carpet.
Hugh Jackman says new film featured wall before Trump (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:03:30 GMT)
Hugh Jackman says a wall running along the Mexican border in the latest film to feature Wolverine was written long before the Trump presidency.
The Academy Awards: Best picture nominees in 30 seconds (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 09:36:26 GMT)
A lightning look at the films up for an Oscar in the best picture category
In pictures: Readying the red carpet (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 18:27:52 GMT)
The final preparations are being made on the red carpet ahead of the Academy Awards on Sunday.
Oscars 2017: Do the best films and performances win? (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:07:21 GMT)
Lots of factors influence who gets an Oscar - not just the quality of the film or performance.
Oscars: Has anything really changed since #OscarsSoWhite? (Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:10:40 GMT)
Things have moved on from the #OscarsSoWhite controversy - on the surface at least.
The woman who knows who's won... but won't tell (Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:44:17 GMT)
Martha Ruiz counts the Oscars votes and talks about the measures she takes to keep the results safe.
Did Katy Perry mock Donald Trump & Theresa May at the Brits? (Wed, 22 Feb 2017 21:43:27 GMT)
Viewers spotted similarities between costumes on her puppet skeletons and the leaders of the US and UK.
Studio Ghibli founder Hayao Miyazaki comes out of retirement (Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:03:46 GMT)
Hayao Miyazaki, known for Howl's Moving Castle, Spirited Away and My Neighbor Totoro, has officially come out of retirement (again).
Acting breakthrough (Sun, 26 Feb 2017 01:06:32 GMT)
People with disabilities are becoming more visible in professional arts companies in Australia.
Bitter Harvest (Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:05:41 GMT)
Les Mis star Samantha Barks, Game of Thrones' Tamer Hassan and Tutankhamen's Max Irons on why the story of Bitter Harvest had to be told.
What's the message? (Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:41:01 GMT)
We break down the imagery of Katy Perry's vivid, political video for Chained to the Rhythm.
Massive art (Tue, 21 Feb 2017 18:01:37 GMT)
How Guido van Helten is using massive pieces of public art to save small towns in Australia.
In pictures: Miniature worlds (Wed, 22 Feb 2017 02:07:14 GMT)
Artist Joshua Smith's tiny creations replicate real buildings.
Grunge icon (Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:57:39 GMT)
Kurt Cobain would have been 50 today. Here are six reasons why we still love him
'No sex with saints' (Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:20:59 GMT)
Calls in Russia for Matilda, the true story of a future tsar and a ballerina, to be banned over blasphemy.