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Oscar-winning director Alejandro G. Inarritu of "Birdman" and "The Revenant" fame has been named president of the Cannes Film Festival jury, becoming the first Mexican artiste to chair the panel.

"Game of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke has promised "shocking" chapters in the final season of the hit fantasy series.

Finally, India has done it at the Oscars. A ‘period film unlike "Lagaan", "Devdas" or "Baahubali" -- entitled "Period. End Of Sentence", has won the Oscar in the Best Short Documentary category.

Oscar-winning actress Brie Larson is a huge fan of India, and says she loves all the colours of the country.

Singer Ariana Grande has beaten "Back to you" hitmaker Selena Gomez to become the most followed woman on Instagram.

From Priyanka Chopra to Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher -- a gamut of Bollywood personalities took to social media on Monday to celebrate the Oscar win of "Period. End of Sentence", an India-set film on the taboos around menstruation.

After Warner Music Group (WMG) sued Spotify over licensing rights in India, the popular audio streaming platform on Monday said the WMG has revoked a previously agreed upon publishing licence for reasons wholly unrelated to the company's upcoming launch in the country.

Honouring a stream of women, people of colour and films and talent from across the worl, Oscars 2019 turned out to be a night of many firsts.

"Green Book", which explores race relations in the US in the 1960s, has been named as the Best Picture at the 91st Academy Awards.

Mexican filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron won the Best Director honour for his black-and-white semi-autobiographical film "Roma".

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