Amazon signs up Bollywood superstar Bachchan

Amazon signs up Bollywood superstar Bachchan

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan will be the first Indian celebrity to lend his voice to Amazon's Alexa digital assistant starting next year, as the Silicon Valley giant expands its presence in the massive market.

Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput commits suicide at Mumbai home

Indian actor Sushant Singh Rajput commits suicide at Mumbai home

Well known Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Bandra residence here on Sunday morning in an apparent suicide, a police official said.

Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas dies at age 103

Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas dies at age 103

Celebrities around the world responded with an outpouring of grief on Thursday at the death of Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas, star of the film ‘Spartacus.’

'Star Trek' actor Rene Auberjonois dies at the age of 79

'Star Trek' actor Rene Auberjonois dies at the age of 79

Rene Auberjonois, the American actor best known from the cult series ‘Star Trek,’ has died at the age of 79.

Russian court releases actor Ustinov on probation after outcry

Russian court releases actor Ustinov on probation after outcry

A Moscow court on Monday handed a suspended sentence to actor Pavel Ustinov, state media reported, revising a previous sentence of several years in prison that had incited a national outcry.

Russian actor jailed for 3 1/2 years over opposition protest

Russian actor jailed for 3 1/2 years over opposition protest

A Moscow court on Monday sentenced a 23-year-old actor to three-and-a-half years in prison for violence against police at an opposition protest even though he claimed he was simply a bystander.

Veteran Indian playwright and actor Girish Karnad dies aged 81

Veteran Indian playwright and actor Girish Karnad dies aged 81

Renowned Indian actor, playwright and filmmaker Girish Karnad died on Monday after a prolonged illness in the southern city of Bengaluru, his family said. He was 81 years old.

Robert Redford 'retiring from acting' at 81

Robert Redford 'retiring from acting' at 81

Robert Redford says he is retiring, at least as an actor. The 81-year-old Oscar winner has said the upcoming movie Old Man & His Gun will be his last acting gig.

Nancy Sinatra, first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101

Nancy Sinatra, first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101

The elder Nancy Sinatra was married for 12 years to one of the most famous stars of the 20th Century.

Actor Morgan Freeman apologizes after accusations

Actor Morgan Freeman apologizes after accusations

Actor Morgan Freeman said on Friday any suggestion he assaulted women or created an unsafe workplace is false and apologized to anyone he may have upset after media reported ...

'True Blood' actor Nelsan Ellis dies at 39

'True Blood' actor Nelsan Ellis dies at 39

Nelsan Ellis, an actor best known for his role in the vampire series True Blood, has died. He was 39 years old.

Former James Bond actor Roger Moore dies aged 89: family

Former James Bond actor Roger Moore dies aged 89: family

British actor Roger Moore, who won international fame playing secret agent James Bond, died on Tuesday aged 89, his family said on the actor's official Twitter account.