- Movie 'Doctor Strange' turns Tibetan man into European woman Updated: Apr-27-16 10:16 pm
BEIJING - A Tibetan male character from the "Doctor Strange" comic books presented such a potential political minefield to Marvel that in the film version they cast a Caucasian woman in the role, reflecting the pressures Hollywood movie makers perceive when trying to appeal to the Chinese market.
- Royalty, Obama & fans mark 400 years since Shakespeare died Updated: Apr-23-16 5:30 pm
LONDON - If all the world's a stage, William Shakespeare is its architect.
- Cumberbatch to voice Grinch; 'Bourne' gets a new mission Updated: Apr-13-16 10:44 pm
LAS VEGAS - The Grinch has a new voice: Benedict Cumberbatch. Universal Pictures announced the collaboration Wednesday night at CinemaCon, an annual gathering of theater owners in Las Vegas.
- 'Kinky Boots,' 'Hangmen,' 'Gypsy' win at UK's Olivier Awards Updated: Apr-03-16 5:52 pm
LONDON - The high-stepping Broadway hit "Kinky Boots" was named best new musical at London's Olivier theater awards on Sunday, while Martin McDonagh's killer comedy "Hangmen" won the prize for best new play.
- Actor Douglas Wilmer, a 1960s Sherlock Holmes, dies at 96 Updated: Apr-02-16 7:36 am
LONDON - Douglas Wilmer, who played detective Sherlock Holmes in a 1960s television series, has died at 96.