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Quibi launching Hollywood 'on the go' streaming amid lockdown

Quibi launching Hollywood 'on the go' streaming amid lockdown

Quibi, the multi-billion-dollar streaming platform launching Monday, is betting it can transform entertainment with short, Hollywood-quality clips to watch ‘on the go’ -- even as much of the world is trapped at home.

Country music legend Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers, whose career spanned six decades, has died at the age of 81, his family said late Friday.

Weinstein convicted of sex assault, rape in 'new era' for #MeToo

Weinstein convicted of sex assault, rape in 'new era' for #MeToo

Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual assault but acquitted of the most serious predatory charges, a verdict hailed as a historic victory by the #MeToo movement ...

Cast of hit sitcom 'Friends' reuniting for 25th anniversay

Cast of hit sitcom 'Friends' reuniting for 25th anniversay

The cast of the hit US sitcom ‘Friends’ is reuniting for a 25th anniversary special, much to the delight of fans.

Al Khor Family Park to open on February 16

Al Khor Family Park to open on February 16

The revamped Al Khor Family Park will be opened to the public on February 16, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) has announced.

'Parasite' Oscar success opens new era

'Parasite' Oscar success opens new era

The unprecedented Oscar haul for South Korean director Bong Joon-ho black comedy ‘Parasite’ has shattered a 92-year-old glass ceiling and opened a new era for Korean and other foreign films on the global stage.

'Parasite' makes Oscars history with stunning best picture win

'Parasite' makes Oscars history with stunning best picture win

Movie history was made at the Oscars Sunday as South Korea's black comedy ‘Parasite’ became the first non-English-language film to win the best picture award, Hollywood's biggest prize of all.

'1917' scoops top Hollywood director prize for Mendes

'1917' scoops top Hollywood director prize for Mendes

Hollywood's directors handed World War I thriller ‘1917’ their top annual prize Saturday, one of the final major award shows that typically spells success at next month's Oscars.

What next for 'Star Wars' after 'Rise of Skywalker' grand finale?

What next for 'Star Wars' after 'Rise of Skywalker' grand finale?

‘The Rise of Skywalker’ dominated movie theatres this weekend. But diminishing box office returns, scathing reviews and a plot that wrapped up the space saga's major story ...

First glimpse of latest Bond film goes online

First glimpse of latest Bond film goes online

Car chases, machine gun fire and love interest: fans of James Bond on Wednesday got their first taste of the upcoming film featuring the fictional British superspy, ‘No Time To Die’.

Gulf Cup to be a fine show of entertainment and football

Gulf Cup to be a fine show of entertainment and football

The preparations for the spectacular 24th Arabian Gulf Cup are in full swing with as many as 900 personnel and 500 volunteers getting ready to host thousands of football fans from across the region.

'Fearless' Charlize Theron honoured by Hollywood

'Fearless' Charlize Theron honoured by Hollywood

Charlize Theron was honoured by Hollywood Friday for a ‘fearless’ career in which she tackled themes including sexual harassment long before the #MeToo movement up-ended the industry.