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# hollywood - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember Hollywood's golden era?

Gone With The Wind star Olivia de Havilland turns 104 today.

# hollywood - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Harvey Weinstein will be sentenced today - he could face 29 years in prison

Last month, the disgraced Hollywood mogul was convicted of sexual assault and rape.

# hollywood - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Johnny Depp wants 'vindication' in libel case over article in The Sun describing him as a 'wife-beater'

Lawyers for Depp set out their stall at a hearing in London today.

# hollywood - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'A true Spartacus': Tributes pour in for Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas who has died aged 103

“To the world he was a legend, an actor from the golden age of movies who lived well into his golden years,” said his son Michael.

# hollywood - Monday 6 January, 2020

Golden Globes: No luck for the Irish (or The Irishman) as 1917 wins surprise top prize Awards Bash This post contains videos

Golden Globes: No luck for the Irish (or The Irishman) as 1917 wins surprise top prize

Quentin Tarantino and Brad Pitt also won awards for Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood.

# hollywood - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Harvey Weinstein reaches $25 million settlement with dozens of women

Weinstein will not have to admit wrongdoing and the money will be paid by insurers for his former studio.

# hollywood - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Jackie Brown and Breaking Bad actor Robert Forster dies aged 78 RIP This post contains videos

Jackie Brown and Breaking Bad actor Robert Forster dies aged 78

Forster earned an Oscar nomination for his comeback role in the 1997 Quentin Tarantino film.

# hollywood - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson returns to the top of Forbes list of highest-paid actors in 2019

Will Smith, Adam Sandler and Jackie Chan also made the Top 10.

# hollywood - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Colin Farrell: 'Ireland is a marvel - the same-sex marriage referendum was extraordinary'

The Dublin actor talks to us about his pride in Ireland, and his role in Disney’s reimagining of Dumbo.

# hollywood - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Felicity Jones says women have been 'put off' Hollywood by sexism

She was speaking ahead of the release of the film On The Basis of Sex, about US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

# hollywood - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Court dismisses Ashley Judd's sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein

Judd can now pursue defamation claims against the disgraced producer.

# hollywood - Thursday 3 January, 2019

'Because of her I was never a victim': Saoirse Ronan says her mother protected her from abuse in Hollywood

The three-time Oscar nominee credits her mother’s presence with keeping her away from abusive behaviour in the industry.

# hollywood - Saturday 24 November, 2018

John C Reilly: 'Irish citizenship? I am dead serious - I would love that to happen'

The US comedian has played a range of different men throughout his career – but he’d really like to be an Irishman.

# hollywood - Saturday 29 September, 2018

'The deepest respect': Emma Watson pays tribute to Savita Halappanavar

She paid tribute to her in a letter published in Porter magazine.

# hollywood - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Why the film Crazy Rich Asians could be a gamechanger for Hollywood

It’s the first Hollywood movie in a quarter of a century to feature an majority-Asian cast — a feat not matched since The Joy Luck Club in 1993.

# hollywood - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

The Academy is to create an Oscar award for 'popular' films

It’s unclear whether the category will be in place for next year’s ceremony.

# hollywood - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Council wants to remove Trump's star from Walk of Fame

The vote came after a man accused of taking a pickax to the star last month was charged with a felony count of vandalism.

# hollywood - Friday 27 July, 2018

There's talk of Kelsey Grammer putting a Frasier reboot together

The new show could be based in a different city.

# hollywood - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Donald Trump's Walk of Fame star is back after being vandalised with a pickaxe

Witnesses saw a man remove the pickaxe from a guitar case and swing it at the brass-rimmed star.

# hollywood - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

George Clooney 'hurt in scooter crash' in Italy

He was treated for minor injuries.

# hollywood - Monday 2 July, 2018

Harvey Weinstein facing new sex crime charges involving third woman

Weinstein has denied all accusations of nonconsensual sex.

# hollywood - Monday 18 June, 2018

Rupert Everett: 'The UK and Ireland are probably the two best places in the world to be gay'

The actor has directed and written a new film about Oscar Wilde.

# hollywood - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Hundreds put out of work as a result of Roseanne's racist tweet - and some workers unlikely to get paid

The cancellation came on the first day of meetings for the newly assembled writers..

# hollywood - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Michael Fassbender-backed film secures Irish funding before the fund's website even goes live

Calm With Horses starts filming later this month.

# hollywood - Saturday 24 March, 2018

From The Daily Edge People are really here for Chris Evans' approach to the #MeToo movement Metoo

# hollywood - Friday 23 March, 2018

'Dear Los Angeles, you're welcome' - Zlatan announces Galaxy move with newspaper advert

Ibrahimovic spent two seasons at Manchester United, winning the League Cup and Europa League.

# hollywood - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Can Saoirse take her first Oscar? Here's everything you need to know before tonight's show

What to look out for, where to watch and what’s the 2018 controversy…

# hollywood - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Rex Ingram: Ireland's forgotten Hollywood blockbuster film director

A special screening of his most famous film will take place as part of this year’s St Patrick’s Festival.

# hollywood - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Saoirse Ronan has been nominated for an Oscar for leading actress

This is Ronan’s third Oscar nomination.

# hollywood - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Liam Neeson on 'fantastic' Leo Varadkar, Brexit and doing fight scenes aged 65

The Ballymena-born actor talked to us as his new film The Commuter was released in Ireland.

# hollywood - Monday 15 January, 2018

Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegation of sexual assault

Ansari says he believed the encounter was consensual but previously apologised to the woman.

# hollywood - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Liam Neeson says there's a 'witch hunt' in Hollywood over harassment allegations

The actor said that he was “on the fence” about allegations against Dustin Hoffman, but added that the movement was “healthy”.

# hollywood - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Michael Douglas preemptively denies sexual harassment claim

The actor said he expects a former employee to accuse him of acting inappropriately in front of her 32 years ago.

# hollywood - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Oscar-winning director Paul Haggis accused of rape and sexual assault

A civil lawsuit against Haggis has encouraged more women to come forward.

# hollywood - Monday 18 December, 2017

From The Daily Edge Dermot Bannon discovered that some people in LA have their own 'botox room' built into their houses Far From Hollywood

# hollywood - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Walt Disney Company makes deal to buy 21st Century Fox for €44.3 billion

21st Century Fox’s television stations and Fox News channel will be spun off before the sale.

# hollywood - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'Let's finally do something about it': Harvey Weinstein accused of racketeering in class action suit

Lawyers said the women were “assaulted, imprisoned in hotel rooms, airplanes and his home, and faced career-ending threats if they refused his unwanted advances and requests”.

'Silence breakers' named as Time's Person of the Year

The award is dedicated to people who went public with allegations of sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood and beyond.

# hollywood - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

US talkshow host Charlie Rose suspended over sexual harassment allegations

“I always felt that I was pursuing shared feelings, even though I now realise I was mistaken,” the 75-year-old said.

# hollywood - Monday 20 November, 2017

Lena Dunham apologises for defending friend accused of rape

Separately, Emmy-winning actor Jeffrey Tambor announced yesterday he is leaving the Amazon series Transparent.

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