Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges says he is being treated for lymphoma. Bridges' Hollywood career stretches over six decades and has starred in over 70 films including "True Grit" and "The Big Lebowski."
LONDON (AP) — The chair of Britain’s Hay literary festival said Sunday the event will not return to Abu Dhabi after one of the festival’s curators alleged that she was sexually assaulted by the tolerance minister of the United Arab Emirates while working with him. Lawyers for the minister later denied her account.
PARIS (AP) — The streets of Paris and eight other French cities were deserted on Saturday night on the first day of the government-imposed 9 p.m. curfew that is scheduled to last for at least four weeks.
If anyone deserves to capitalize on 2020’s dance-pop revival, it’s 52-year-old Kylie Minogue, who was pairing airy melodies and ecstatic grooves before Dua Lipa and Doja Cat were born. As if to prove the point, the Australian diva’s latest — her follow-up to 2018’s country-accented “Golden” — is called simply “Disco.” (MW)
America’s cuddliest baritone is back this fall with a new studio album (his first since 2018’s “Bridges”) and a series of virtual concerts in which he plans to revisit his favorite show tunes and his most treasured holiday songs.