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McGregor says wife behind 'American Pastoral' directorial debut

LONDON Scottish actor Ewan McGregor, in his directorial debut, brought an adaptation of Philip Roth's novel "American Pastoral" to the Zurich Film Festival this week and said his wife helped him get behind the camera. | Video

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Rap star Jay Z prevails in lawsuit over Roc-A-Fella logo

NEW YORK A federal judge has dismissed a $7 million lawsuit accusing Jay Z of breach of contract and copyright infringement against a Bronx, New York clothing designer who claimed to have created the logo for the rap star's Roc-A-Fella record label.

People Sep 27 2016

Beyonce, Bieber lead MTV Europe Music Awards nominations

LONDON Music stars Beyonce and Justin Bieber lead the nominations for this year's MTV Europe Music Awards, earning five nods each at the major music event. | Video

People, Music, Sep 27 2016

Actors Naomi Watts, Liev Schreiber separate after 11 years together

LOS ANGELES Actors Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber are splitting up after 11 years together, the couple said in a statement on Monday. | Video

People Sep 27 2016

'Peter Rabbit' coming to big screen, James Corden in voice cast

LOS ANGELES British stars James Corden and Daisy Ridley will help to bring the classic children's tales of "Peter Rabbit" to the big screen, Sony's Columbia Pictures studios said on Monday. | Video

Film, Sep 27 2016

China's Wanda in talks to buy Hollywood's Dick Clark Productions

SAN FRANCISCO Chinese property-to-entertainment conglomerate Dalian Wanda is in talks to buy a controlling stake in Dick Clark Productions, the company that runs the Golden Globe awards and Miss America pageants, as it expands a growing Hollywood portfolio. | Video

Deals, China Sep 27 2016

British author Rowling says Trump has a right to be bigoted

NEW YORK Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling labeled U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump bigoted after receiving the PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award in New York. | Video