Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee wins renewal of protective order
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee won renewal of a protective order on Friday against a onetime business manager accused of subjecting the 95-year-old "Spider-Man" co-creator to elder abuse after taking charge of his affairs earlier this year.
Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee wins renewal of protect order
LOS ANGELES, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee won renewal of a protective order on Friday against a onetime business manager accused of subjecting the 95-year-old "Spider-Man" co-creator to elder abuse after taking charge of his affairs earlier this year.
Travolta, Newton-John reunite for 40th anniversary celebration of 'Grease'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - "Grease" stars Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta on Wednesday celebrated the 40th anniversary of their classic movie musical about teenagers finding their way at the fictional Rydell High.
'To All the Boys I've Loved Before' Star Lana Condor on Bringing More Diversity to Movies
LOS ANGELES, variety.com - With temperatures in the mid 80s outside Arclight Culver City on Thursday night, the cast of "To All the Boys I've Loved Before" were fighting some unfortunate sweat marks while on the red carpet.
Watchman who saved Holocaust-era records relives Swiss ordeal
ZURICH, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The Swiss night watchman who ignited a furore over Holocaust victims' missing wealth two decades ago is reliving how his dream of becoming a hero after the example of Oskar Schindler turned into a nightmare.
Masterpiece theater: Chinese make-up artist brings paintings to life
CHONGQING, China (Reuters) - Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Cristiano Ronaldo are just a few of the famous faces that Chinese make-up artist He Yuhong can transform her features into, but now she's turning to famous artworks.
Emma Thompson, 59, wants more film roles for older women
LONDON (Reuters) - Oscar-winning British actress Emma Thompson, now starring at age 59 as a family court judge in the dramatic movie "The Children Act," said on Thursday that older women still need more opportunity on the big screen.
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, 76, dies at home in Detroit
(Reuters) - Aretha Franklin, the preacher's daughter whose powerful voice made her the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" with such hit songs as "Respect" and "Chain of Fools," died on Thursday at the age of 76, officials said.
Scarlett Johansson leaps to top of Forbes' highest-paid actresses
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Scarlett Johansson's role as Marvel superhero Black Widow catapulted her to the top of Forbes' annual list of the world's highest-paid actresses on Thursday, landing her ahead of Angelina Jolie.
After #MeToo, Hollywood women seize power behind TV camera
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When writer and producer Stacy Rukeyser suggested featuring a female venture capitalist looking for a husband on the Lifetime television drama "Unreal," network executives asked if she could turn the character into someone with "a much more traditional, demure sense of femininity."
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