‘Star Wars’ creator to build 1 billion-dollar museum in Los Angeles

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Los Angeles  – Los Angeles will be the site of a new museum housing the collection of “Star Wars” creator George Lucas, the museum’s board of directors announced Tuesday. The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art will showcase Lucas’ personal collection of art and film memorabilia, an eclectic mix ranging from paintings by Edgar More...

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“La La Land” dances off with seven Golden Globes

Los Angeles  – “La La Land” swept the 74th Golden Globes awards off its feet Sunday in Los Angeles, winning seven trophies including best film in the musical or comedy category for its bittersweet More...

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Hollywood goes for Gold at Sunday’s Globes

Los Angeles – Hollywood’s 74th Golden Globes step into the spotlight Sunday in US cinema’s first major awards event of the year, with coming-of-age drama “Moonlight” and musical romance More...

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Indian actor Om Puri dies aged 66

New Delhi  – Indian actor Om Puri who starred in acclaimed Indian and foreign productions, died early Friday aged 66. Puri suffered a heart attack at his residence in Mumbai, his estranged wife, Nandita, More...

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From Hollywood to Legoland: In theme parks, Dubai has them all

Forget Florida – Dubai is vying to take the crown from the United States as the world’s top destination for theme parks. The city in the United Arab Emirates has become home to even more themed attractions in More...

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It’s a boy: Janet Jackson has her first child at 50

Los Angeles – Pop singer Janet Jackson has had her first child at the age of 50, Billboard magazine reported Tuesday, citing the pop singer’s publicist. “Janet Jackson and husband Wissam Al Mana More...

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Hollywood star Debbie Reynolds dies day after daughter Carrie Fisher

Los Angeles – Hollywood star Debbie Reynolds died Wednesday in Los Angeles, just one day after the death of her daughter Carrie Fisher. The Oscar-nominated actress died at Cedars-Sinai hospital after suffering More...

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Carrie Fisher dead at 60 after heart attack, family says

Washington  – Actress Carrie Fisher, best known for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” films, died Tuesday in a Los Angeles hospital, her family said. With messages of mourning More...

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Singer George Michael dies aged 53

London – British pop singer George Michael has died, the British news agency PA reported Sunday, citing his publicist. “It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend More...

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“Star Wars” star Carrie Fisher hospitalised after heart attack

Los Angeles – Carrie Fisher, the actress known for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” film franchise, is in critical condition in a Los Angeles hospital after suffering a heart More...