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2011-07-07 11:15:00

SAN FRANCISCO, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Saatchi & Saatchi S CEO Judah Schiller will present mega-trends as part of an all-star panel of industry influencers this Friday, July 8 at Variety's Venture Capital and New Media Summit held at the Beverly Hilton.

2009-02-16 12:10:00

A 2009 list of the richest Russians shows that individual wealth has evaporated quickly, with their net worth falling by billions compared to 2008.

2008-09-26 12:00:09

Glenn Close, Kathleen Turner and Dominic Cooper were among the stars who turned out for British actor Daniel Radcliffe's Broadway debut in "Equus" Thursday. Radcliffe, 19, is best known for playing wizard Harry Potter in the blockbuster film franchise.

2008-09-26 06:00:24

By Elysa Gardner NEW YORK -- The good and bad news about the new Broadway revival of Equus (*** out of four) with Daniel Radcliffe is that the actor is aging a lot more gracefully than the play.

2008-09-25 06:00:21

By Elysa Gardner Daniel Radcliffe doesn't understand "the fuss over the difference between stage acting and screen acting." The Harry Potter star, who makes his Broadway debut in a revival of Peter Shaffer's Equus opening tonight at the Broadhurst Theatre, says the stage makes certain technical demands.

2008-09-14 00:00:18

The moment when Derbyshire actor Tom Chambers met his partner for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing will be broadcast tonight. Behind-the-scenes footage featuring The Holby City star and his dance partner, Camilla Dallerup, will be included in the launch show on BBC1.

2008-09-08 18:00:24

By Michael Kuchwara NEW YORK - Where have all the new plays gone? On Broadway this fall, it will be lonely pair - "To Be or Not to Be" and "Dividing the Estate" - that will qualify as new works in a season studded with starry revivals such as "Equus" and "All My Sons.""Broadway has been fairly unfriendly to the new play for a while," said Daniel Sullivan, acting artistic director last season for Manhattan Theatre Club, which will produce one of those two new works.

2008-08-29 03:00:36

By Rick Fulton STRICTLY Come Dancing have announced the line-up for this year's celebrity dance off. The sixth series of the popular BBC One series, hosted by Bruce Forsyth and Tess Daly, begins again next month, and there will16 contestants in the mix - two more than last year.

2008-08-19 06:00:43

DANIEL Radcliffe was magically surrounded by dancing girls as he went backstage at a musical in New York. The Harry Potter star, 19, caught the closing night of A Chorus Line at the Schoenfeld Theatre on Broadway.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.