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Katharine Hepburn was an early pioneer of androgynous fashion

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Katharine Hepburn was an early pioneer of androgynous fashion, appearing on set dressed in high-waisted pants and button-down shirts. And now a new exhibition, which opened in New York today, pays homage to Katharine Hepburn’ chic sense of style, which was decidedly unconventional in the Thirties and Forties, when feminine dresses were the order of the day. Curators say one of the first thi...

Christina Aguilera’s Royal Desire perfume was first released in 2010 in the UK and 2011 in the US

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The advert for Christina Aguilera’s Royal Desire perfume – a fragrance first released in 2010 in the UK and 2011 in the U.S. – shows the singer in a pale pink strapless dress, with her hair worn short and curled in the style of Marilyn Monroe. Especially considering that even two years ago, when Christina Aguilera’s shape and style were dramatically different than her new look,...

Dominic West and Emily Watson were among the big winners at the TV BAFTA Awards, winning for their powerful performances in Fred West drama Appropriate Adult

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Dominic West and Emily Watson were among the big winners at the TV BAFTA Awards, winning for their powerful performances in Fred West drama Appropriate Adult. Coronation Street has won the best soap and continuing drama award, beating last year’s winner EastEnders. Andrew Scott won the best supporting actor for Sherlock, in which he plays Sherlock’s arch nemesis Moriarty. In winning t...

Radu Jude’s Everybody In Our Family is the biggest winner at Sarajevo Film Festival

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...tig, producer, Croatia Cinelink Awards Eurimages Coproduction Development Award – 30,000 EUR A Blast Writers: Syllas Tzoumerkas and Youla Boudali Director: Syllas Tzoumerkas Producer: Maria Drandaki Greece CNC CineLink award – 10,000 EUR Man Don’t Cry Writer / Director: Alen Drljević Producer: Damir Ibrahimović Bosnia and Herzegovina Arte International Relations CineLink award – 6,000 EUR The Good...

The Casual Vacancy, JK Rowling’s first adult book, is due to be published on Thursday

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JK Rowling said her next novel would be for adults and it seems she has succeeded. Days before its official launch, excerpts from JK Rowling’s first book in the post-Harry Potter era have begun to emerge online – and it is clear that it is for grown-up eyes only. While the full text of The Casual Vacancy is a closely guarded secret, an American journalist who has read it in the offices of publish...

Fabian Zanzi, a sailor who accused John Travolta of sexual harassment, is now suing the star for assault

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Fabian Zanzi, a sailor who accused John Travolta of sexual harassment, is now suing the star for assault. Fabian Zanzi is claiming the incident occurred when he worked as a room service operator for Royal Caribbean International in 2009 and made a delivery to the actor’s stateroom. The sailor alleges John Travolta asked for a neck massage, and that when he reached over to comply the 58-year...

Fifty Shades Of Grey by E.L. James has become the number one best-selling Kindle book of all time at Amazon.co.uk

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Fifty Shades Of Grey by E.L. James has become the number one best-selling Kindle book of all time at Amazon.co.uk, it was revealed today. Despite the trilogy only being published in March this year, the racy international best-sellers have sold over one million copies in the online store’s Kindle department, while author E.L. James has become the bestselling author of the year on the site a...

The research has found that even after ten years of marriage, the level of love can be as intense as it was at the beginning of the relationship

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A new research by New York’s Stony Brook University and Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California, has found that even after ten years of marriage, the level of love can be as intense as it was at the beginning of the relationship. The study polled 274 married individuals. 40% of subjects who had been married for over ten years told researchers that they were still “very intensely in lov...

Jason Elia told national media that he was dumped because his girlfriend couldn't handle the “stress” of having a partner with cancer

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Jason Elia, a young man from Nashville, claimed his girlfriend dumped him for having cancer and then still insisted he hand over Superbowl tickets worth $8,000 he bought for her. Now, the man whose story went viral on the Internet is facing claims from the woman in question that he made it all up. Jason Elia told ESPN 97.5 radio in Houston that he was dumped because his girlfriend couldn’t...

US director Abel Ferrara announced that French legend Gerard Depardieu is to star as Dominique Strauss-Kahn in a film about the sex scandal that caused the former IMF chief to resign

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US director Abel Ferrara announced that French legend Gerard Depardieu is to star as Dominique Strauss-Kahn in a film about the sex scandal that caused the former IMF chief to resign. Abel Ferrara told Le Monde newspaper he would be making the film, with Isabelle Adjani playing Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s wife, Anne Sinclair. Dominique Strauss-Kahn left the International Monetary Fund in May l...

Microsoft has announced its new Xbox One’s launch date and price

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Microsoft has announced its new Xbox One’s launch date and price. Xbox One console will go on sale in November this year, with a recommended retail price of $499 in the US, £429 in the UK and 499 euros in Europe. The announcement was made during its keynote opening event at the E3 games expo in Los Angeles. Rival console manufacturer Sony said its console would be out during the “holiday 20...

Nick Confalone edited a home video footage his father filmed every December 25 to chart his sister and himself growing up over 25 years

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Nick Confalone, a writer for the Disney Channel cartoon Fish Hooks, edited a home video footage his father filmed every December 25 to chart his sister and himself growing up over 25 years. The video, which was posted on YouTube, shows the changes in Confalone family’s lives over a quarter of century. The footage begins in 1985 and shows the two children clambering down the staircase in the...

In the forthcoming PBS documentary Clinton, Bill Clinton's former staffers speak for the first time about their sense of betrayal over his affair with Monica Lewinsky in 1998

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A TV biography of the former U.S. President Bill Clinton claims that he was already a huge hit with the ladies during his initial bid for governorship in his home state of Arkansas in the 1970’s. Former senior aides said that women were “literally mesmerized” and swarmed around Bill Clinton “like flies to honey”. Bill Clinton’s appeal only grew by the time he became president – during which...

Father Johann Kuehberger saved 4-year-old Adolf Hitler from drowning in the icy waters of River Inn of Passau in 1984

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A 4-year-old boy – who historians believe could have been Adolf Hitler – was saved from drowning in the icy waters of the River Inn in Passau, Germany, in January 1894. The story has surfaced from a newspaper report chronicling how the little boy was saved from drowning in a German archive. Max Tremmel, a priest who went on to become one of Europe’s most famous organists, said his predecess...

President Richard Nixon with Bebe Rebozo at Key Biscayne

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It’s well known that the former US president, Richard Nixon, carpet-bombed Cambodia, spewed out anti-Semitic slurs and crude misogynistic jokes in the White House and smeared his political opponents with ruthless “dirty tricks” campaigns. And nobody forget Richard Nixon lied to his country about his involvement in the Watergate scandal and went down in history as America’s shiftiest, darkes...

The sea creature or “sea pen” - so called because it looks like a writer's quill - is a colony of polyps that anchors itself to the sea bed in the North Sea

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A sea creature that lights up when touched – was one of several rare and elusive species captured by Scottish marine surveys this year. The phosphorescent sea creature or “sea pen” – so called because it looks like a writer’s quill – is a colony of polyps that anchors itself to the sea bed in the North Sea. Other finds included the “prehistoric faceless and brainless fish”...

Eric Anderson writes in his new book “The Monogamy Gap: Men, Love, and the Reality of Cheating”, that cheating is the norm, not the exception to it

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According to a new study ran by sociologist Eric Anderson from University of Winchester, men who don’t cheat are setting themselves up for “socially-compelled sexual incarceration”. Eric Anderson also says that men who cheat give them the best of both worlds. Most of men who cheat still want to stay with their partner – they just want to have more sex on the side. The American sociologist who tea...

Anders Behring Breivik has pleaded not guilty at the start of his trial in Oslo

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Anders Behring Breivik, the man who carried out bomb and gun attacks in Norway last year which left 77 people dead, has pleaded not guilty at the start of his trial in Oslo. Anders Breivik, 33 attacked a youth camp organized by the governing Labour party on the island of Utoeya, after setting off a car bomb in the capital. He told the court he “acknowledged” the acts committed, but sa...

Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light, died from what appear to have been natural causes at 54

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Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light, one of America’s most popular artist, died from what appear to have been natural causes at 54. Nanette, the recently widowed wife of Thomas Kinkade, released a statement from the family which said: “Thom[-as Kinkade] provided a wonderful life for his family. We are shocked and saddened by his death.” Paintings by Thomas Kinkade range in price from hundreds of...

Max Findlay has been unmasked as being the dog walker who became an internet sensation when he was filmed running after his black Labrador Fenton as the dog chased after deer in Richmond Park, London

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Max Findlay has been unmasked as being the dog walker who became an internet sensation when he was filmed running after his black Labrador Fenton as the dog chased after deer in Richmond Park, London. Max Findlay, a father-of-two and an editorial consultant, said after the footage, recorded by a 13-year-old boy, went viral on YouTube: “I just want to move on.” Max Findlay has been unmasked as be...

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What we think about diamonds, is in fact, a myth. At the center of that myth is an illusion, that diamonds are valuable because they are rare. When writer Edward Epstein set out to investigate the diamond trade, he discovered that diamonds aren’t rare at all. Second only to Christmas, Valentine’s Day is the holiday when diamonds are most often given as the ultimate token of love. Central to the d...

From the moment Nicolas Sarkozy took office in 2007, no French president in modern times has been the object of such blatant dislike

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From the moment Nicolas Sarkozy took office in 2007, no French president in modern times has been the object of such blatant dislike. It is an animosity quite distinct from opposition to his actual policies. All leaders expect hostility for the things they do. Few get it in such measure for the things they are. “There is an irrational hatred of Nicolas Sarkozy among much of the public, and...

Mumbai's Aquaria Grande skyscrapers will have swimming pools instead of balconies

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Aquaria Grande, the new towers in Mumbai, India, will feature swimming pools enclosed in glass instead of balconies. Aquaria Grande, the 37-storey skyscrapers were the result of a collaboration between Hong Kong-based architect James Law and Indian real estate company Wadhwa Group. The complex would have 200 apartments, three levels of car parking, a gym and sauna. But not everybody feels inspire...

Frank Langella has lifted the curtain on life among the biggest stars of stage and screen in a searingly frank and supremely bitchy new memoir

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Actor Frank Langella has lifted the curtain on life among the biggest stars of stage and screen in a searingly frank and supremely bitchy new memoir. Frank Langella, 74, one of America’s most celebrated stage actors, though best known in his Oscar-nominated role as disgraced president Richard Nixon in the recent hit film Frost/Nixon, has laid bare – as only a privileged insider really can &...

The legendary singer Whitney Houston will be always remembered as a master of "melisma"

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...e creative desire to do it your way and not the way the record company, the record producers and the writers are wanting you to do it,” he says. “The writer has written you a tune, and you totally ignore it and do your own thing anyway.” Whitney Houston’s shift from sticking to the song’s parameters in I Wanna Dance with Somebody to taking vocal liberties in I Will Al...