DuVernay, Witherspoon and others join for Time’s Up auction

Ava DuVernay, Reese Witherspoon, Geena Davis and Kerry Washington are among the Hollywood figures teaming up to mark the one-year anniversary of Time’s Up with a celebrity auction to benefit the group’s legal fund. The Time’s Up campaign kicked off at the Golden Globes in January. To date, the legal fund has raised more than $22 million. […]

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Culture officials conduct walkthrough of Junkanoo parade route

Executive Director of Culture Rowena Poitier-Sutheralnd, Deputy Director Dereka Deleveaux-Grant and Senior officials of the Cultural Affairs Division of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture joined Junkanoo parade planning stakeholders in a walkthrough of the 2018-2019 Junkanoo Parade route in Downtown Nassau on December 6.  It was an opportunity to investigate aspects of the route, such […]

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‘Ralph’ tops box office again, ‘Aquaman’ is a hit in China

NEW YORK (AP) — In the calm before the Christmas storm at the box office, “Ralph Breaks the Internet” remained No. 1 for the third straight week, while the upcoming DC Comics superhero film “Aquaman” arrived with a cannonball-sized splash in Chinese theaters. For the second week in a row, no new wide releases opened […]

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Cardi B, Pharrell, Kanye draw crowds during Art Basel Miami

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Royalty, Real Housewives and the fathers of two Kardashian babies were among the celebs that fanned out across Miami for a week of glamorous parties toasting the world’s best artists during Art Basel. Less than 24 hours after announcing she was splitting from her husband, Cardi B was spotted Wednesday […]

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Students’ talent on display at Festival of Carols

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Primary, junior and senior high school students wowed the audience with their musical and artistic talents during the Festival of Carols on December 5 at the Church of God of Prophecy, East Street Tabernacle. The hundreds of students, teachers, school administrators, Ministry of Education (MOE) executives and officials, parents and curious onlookers […]

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Kendrick Lamar, Cooper and Lady Gaga earn Golden Globe nods

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Golden Globe nominations recognized Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper’s talents as actors, but Thursday’s announcement also came with a nod for their soulful duet “Shallow” from “A Star is Born.” They join an impressive roster of music stars who earned Globe nominations Thursday, including Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Dolly Parton, Annie […]

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List of nominees for 76th Golden Globe Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A list of nominees for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: FILM: Drama: “Black Panther,” ″BlacKkKlansman,” ″Bohemian Rhapsody,” ″If Beale Street Could Talk,” ″A Star Is Born.” Actress, Drama: Glenn Close, “The Wife”; Lady Gaga, “A Star is […]

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Viola Davis says ‘stop taming us’ at Hollywood event

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and producer Viola Davis gave a rousing speech about leadership and authenticity to a well-heeled crowd of Hollywood power players Wednesday morning at The Hollywood Reporter’s Women in Entertainment breakfast. Davis, who was being honored with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, said that she doesn’t always come to mind when […]

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