Entertainment News Archive - June 09, 2006
By Cynthia Littleton LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The only thing shaking in primetime on Wednesday were the derrieres of the contestants on Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance." Fox led the weak field for the night on the strength of its 9 p.m.
By Tatiana Siegel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter
BEIJING (Reuters) - China ordered cinemas to pull the plug on controversial blockbuster "The Da Vinci Code," saying it wanted to allow more exposure for homegrown films, but it also announced "Mission Impossible III" would be released next month.
Six months after he jumped from the FM dial to the unbridled world of satellite radio, the broadcast rebel who ranted for years at censorship, government regulators and corporate bosses has finally found contentment.
By Simon Johnson STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish clothing giant H&M's deal to dress pop diva Madonna on her current tour could help the firm's image long-term, but is unlikely to materially affect sales, analysts said on Friday.
By Alexandria Sage LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - With jokes about haggis, kilts and brogues, Hollywood paid tribute to Scotland's Sean Connery, and the man who first uttered the famous line, "Bond, James Bond," accepted the honor by doing a Scottish jig.
By Hillary Crosley NEW YORK (Billboard) - Veteran
- In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
- In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.