PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: Imams divided over video game fatwa

Some imams in Kurdistan have officially banned a hugely popular video game – but others are hitting back.


Why making postnatal depression film Early Days was 'therapy'

When Nessa Wrafter suffered after the birth of her child, she decided to make a film about her experience.


HQ Trivia's Sharon Carpenter: 'I can't wait to give away £1m'

Sharon Carpenter hosts the quiz show app HQ Trivia. But can she handle your "savage" questions?


Zayn Malik Reveals Why He No Longer Identifies As Muslim

But the former One Direction star is not dissing faith. “There’s definitely beautiful parts to every religion," he said.


Stephen Colbert On How He Returned To Catholicism After Being An Atheist

The “Late Show" host said his 20-something self turned back to God one cold night in Chicago.


Ariana Grande debuts a new look and people have a lot of opinions about it

Ariana Grande is known to rock a high ponytail, but those days are long gone -- for now.


Shania Twain Pulled A Genius Move After She Peed Herself Onstage

The singer told Andy Cohen about going with the flow in a segment called "That Does Impress Me Much!"


What Happened To The Real-Life Snake That Inspired Nagini In 'Harry Potter'?

Before the casting controversy surrounding the "Fantastic Beasts" character, Nagini was inspired by an actual snake. But where is that snake...


'Dogs' is a feel-good tale about BFFs with tails

In case you've missed the memo, feelings are big on TV right now.


Armie Hammer Apologizes For 'Asshat' Tweet About Stan Lee Tributes

The "Call Me By Your Name" star vowed to work on his "Twitter impulse control."


Dane Cook Blasted By Nyle DiMarco For Insensitive Tweet About People Who Are Deaf

The comedian later deleted his tweet.


'Princess Bride' Creator William Goldman Dead At 87

The Oscar-winning screenwriter also wrote the scripts for "All The President's Men" and "Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid."


Donald Trump's Prison Reform Ideas Look Real Suspicious To Seth Meyers

The "Late Night" host put his diss of the president on lockdown.


Ariana Grande Chops Off Signature Ponytail, Debuts Post-Breakup Lob

Thank u, next to Pete Davidson and her ponytail.


Strictly Come Dancing: How (and why) it moves to Blackpool every year

The judges change in cupboards, the physio works in the disabled toilet and the props won't fit through the doors.


Tom Hardy made a CBE by Prince Charles

The star of Venom and Mad Max: Fury Road is honoured for services to drama at Buckingham Palace.


William Goldman, Butch Cassidy screenwriter, dies at 87

The two-time Oscar-winner wrote All the President's Men, The Princess Bride and many other films.


Franzen's rules for writing mocked on Twitter

Jonathan Franzen's list of top tips for aspiring writers have prompted online responses from authors.


'Little Drummer Girl,' 'Escape at Dannemora' join miniseries' new golden age

The miniseries is in full flower right now, offering major stars willing to commit to six or seven episodes but not open-ended runs. Enter two such pr...


Amy Schumer hospitalized for extreme morning sickness

Amy Schumer has been hospitalized for extreme morning sickness.


'Green Book' cruises on star power of Mortensen, Ali

"Green Book" can't avoid "Driving Miss Daisy" comparisons, and probably doesn't want to, as the film -- amid unease about politica...


'Widows' Is A Stylish Heist Movie That's Actually About Post-2016 America

It's more than a genre movie starring Viola Davis and Liam Neeson. It's a perfect portrait of race and power imbalance in our country.


'The Clinton Affair,' 'Enemies' probe past, with eye on present

The very busy Alex Gibney has two documentary series premiering Sunday night, and in a way, they're complementary: "The Clinton Affair" look...


'Dirty John' makes leaps from pod to screen

Traditional print outlets are understandably starry-eyed about finding new ways to cash in on their content, compensating for a dwindling business mod...


Michelle Obama And Jimmy Kimmel Shade Melania Trump

The current first lady's role in firing an administration official led to some digs on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."


Let The HBO Adaptation Of Elena Ferrante's 'My Brilliant Friend' Turn You Into A Socialist

Consciousness can be raised through any medium, including one that can cost over $100 a month.


Michelle Obama Says Things She 'Couldn't Say As First Lady' On 'Jimmy Kimmel'

The "Becoming" author revealed more than she should in a late-night comedy bit.


Bette Midler Ripped For #FLOTITS Tweet About Melania Trump

"Women deserve better than this," one person wrote in response to the singer's controversial tweet about the first lady.


Amy Schumer in hospital with severe morning sickness

The comedian has had to postpone stand up dates to get treatment for hyperemesis gravidarum.


Rob Lowe 'numb' after childhood home burns down

The US actor says it is "surreal" to learn parts of California have been destroyed in wildfires.


Jeff Goldblum: When I cry at music it confuses my son

Actor Jeff Goldblum, who has released a jazz album describes how his three-year-old son Charlie reacts when he cries at music.


Kim Porter, mother to three of Diddy's children, dies aged 47

It's not been confirmed how the actress and model, who had three children with US rapper Diddy, died.


David Hockney painting sells for record $90m

The price of Portrait of an Artist (Pool with Two Figures) is the highest for a living artist.


Cheryl says she's been 'seeing someone' for anxiety for the past year

The singer told Radio 1's Nick Grimshaw that she's been getting help for the past year for anxiety.


Missing Disney film which predates Mickey Mouse resurfaces in Japan

A 1928 Disney animation, which predates the creation of Mickey Mouse, has been unearthed in Japan, according to Japanese media.


Rebel Wilson: Actress loses bid to reclaim record defamation payout

The actress will not reclaim a multi-million dollar payout, despite winning a defamation case.


Colbert Reveals The Real Reasons Trump Is ‘Pissed At Damn Near Everyone'

"Late Show" host tries to get to the bottom of reports the president is in a bad mood.


Wimpy Kid author: I can't get my kids off Fortnite

Jeff Kinney says he feels "a huge responsibility to encourage literacy".


Christmas adverts: Do people care about what they see?

Billion of pounds will be spent, but do people want to see commercial messages on their screens?


Model And Actress Kim Porter Dead At 47

Porter was the former longtime girlfriend of Diddy, with whom she had three children.


Watch Khloe Kardashian Sound Off On Tristan Thompson Cheating Scandal After Giving Birth

"It’s just too much,” the overwhelmed reality star said.


Amy Schumer Reveals She's Suffering From Hyperemesis Gravidarum

"Everyone who says the 2nd trimester is better is not telling the full story,” the comedian wrote.


Posthumously Released Stan Lee Video Shows Intense Love He Had For Fans

The legendary Marvel writer died Monday at the age of 95.


Kim Porter, actress and model, dies at 47

Model and actress Kim Porter, who shares three children with musician and entrepreneur Sean "Diddy" Combs, died Thursday, a representative o...


'Fantastic Beasts' plunges deeper into pre-Harry Potter world

More workmanlike than magical, "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" nevertheless feels like an upgrade from its predecessor, one th...


Country Music Legend And 'Hee Haw' Star Roy Clark Dead At 85

Clark was one of the biggest country music stars of the 1960s and 70s.


Sir Billy Connolly says 'art is my life now' as he unveils new show

Sir Billy was speaking as he unveiled his latest collection of drawings in Glasgow.


People can't stop listening to 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

"Bohemian Rhapsody" is back on top.


Roy Clark, 'Hee Haw' host, dies at 85

Roy Clark, a country music star and former host of the long-running TV series "Hee Haw," died Thursday, his publicist told CNN.


Kanye West's karaoke partner will surprise you

Kanye West and Mark Zuckerberg walked into a karaoke bar and jammed out to the Backstreet Boys.


Meet the entire live-action 'Dumbo' cast in new trailer

The latest "Dumbo" trailer is bound to pull at your heartstrings and childhood memories.


Jessie J tells crowd she is unable to have children

Jessie J, whose real name is Jessica Ellen Cornish, shared a personal detail about her life while performing Tuesday night.


Michael Douglas ages grudgingly in 'The Kominsky Method'

"The Kominsky Method" is ostensibly one of those Hollywood productions about Hollywood, but really, this Netflix comedy -- starring Michael ...


'Widows' plots crime thriller

"Widows" is a wildly uneven crime caper, one with more valleys than peaks. Juggling too many threads, the film delivers strong and twisty mo...


Drug war changes venues in 'Narcos: Mexico'

Netflix has flashier shows, but none better than "Narcos," which moves to a new chapter in its fourth season, titled "Narcos: Mexico.&q...


'We chatted while my daughter licked the pavement'

A comedy about a learning-disabled child has just ended on BBC Four. Its writer, Shaun Pye, meets William Kremer, who wrote about his own learning-dis...


CMA Awards 2018: The winners list

The 52nd Annual Country Music Association Awards were held Wednesday at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.


Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh: India celebrates Bollywood wedding

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh got married at a plush Italian resort later on Wednesday.


Carrie Underwood reveals her baby's gender

It's going to be another boy for Carrie Underwood!


Joe McFadden: 'Strictly has taken over my life'

Last year's glitterball winner describes his intense year as he prepares to take to the stage.