Vin Diesel asked Dwayne Johnson to rejoin Fast & Furious in the tenth and final installment of the series. He shows up after a very public quarrel between two Hollywood heavyweights. In an Instagram post, Vin said The Rock had “a very important role to play,” adding that his HobbsContinue Reading

September 24, 2021 LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23 (Reuters) – The Rolling Stones are back on tour this weekend without drummer Charlie Watts, who frontman Mick Jagger called the rock that kept the band together. In interviews with Rolling Stone music magazine author David Fricke, Jagger, Keith Richards and Ron WoodContinue Reading

Chris Rock told his social media followers on Sunday that he is sick with Covid-19, and the comedian urged people to get vaccinated. Mr. Rock didn’t elaborate on his symptoms, but his infection was a breakthrough case, meaning he got Covid despite being vaccinated. Breakthrough cases have become more commonContinue Reading

A Russian rock musician who condemned the invasion of Ukraine at a concert on Wednesday and questioned why so many Russians and Ukrainians had died was charged with discrediting the army. Before a packed stadium in Ufa, Russia, Yuri Shevchuk, the frontman of the band DDT, said that people wereContinue Reading

Dolly Parton has been voted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, despite previously asking to “respectfully bow out” of contention for the honour. The singer said in March that she was “extremely flattered” to be nominated, but felt she had not “earned the right” to be counted asContinue Reading

Will Smith slapped Chris Rock after the comedian made a joke about Smith’s wife’s hair during the Oscars on March 27. Smith won best actor for “King Richard.” (Video: Allie Caren/The Washington Post, Photo: Brian Snyder/Reuters/The Washington Post) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Monday afternoon thatContinue Reading

Will Smith hit Chris Rock in the face on stage at the Oscars after the comic made a joke about the actor’s wife Jada Pinkett Smith. Referring to Pinkett Smith’s shaved hairdo, Rock said: “Jada, can’t wait for GI Jane 2.” Smith walked up on stage and struck Rock beforeContinue Reading

New analysis of satellite imagery shows the extent of the devastation wrought by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, with bridges and roads damaged and homes destroyed in towns and cities across the country, including on the western reaches of the capital, Kyiv. “The invasion’s impact on Ukrainians was clearly evident withContinue Reading