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Jury head Robert De Niro announced Terence Malick’s The Tree of Life took the gold… Continue reading Brad Pitt's Movie Wins Top Prize in Cannes

Miley Cyrus has been honored for her positive influence on the youth — just a month after teens themselves voted her Hollywood’s “Worst Influence on Young Women” for the second year running in an AOL poll. The 18-year-old — whose wild public antics have left her estranged from her famous father, Billy Ray — was […] Continue reading Miley Cyrus Awarded Teen Leadership Prize

American Idol’s Simon Cowell will return to the judge’s chair on The X Factor on FOX this fall — and in a move unprecedented for a television talent show, the winner of X-Factor will take home a recording contract worth $5 million. The X Factor, a spinoff of the smash UK show of the same […] Continue reading “The X Factor” $5 Million Grand Prize Largest In Television History

Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway will join Oscar-winning actor Denzel Washington to host this year”s Nobel peace prize concert in Norway. Among those who will perform at the Oslo event on 11 December – one day after the prize-giving ceremony – is Barry Manilow, Elvis Costello and Jamiroquai, reports the BBC. AR Rahman, Florence and the […] Continue reading Anne Hathaway to co-host Nobel peace prize gig

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has become the first recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Literature Prize. The writer accepted a 62,200pound award at a ceremony in Odense, Denmark – the birthplace of famed children”s writer Andersen. Rowling spoke of her delight at the honour and paid tribute to the great Dane, insisting the Little […] Continue reading J.K. Rowling wins Hans Christian Andersen Literature Prize