Miss France crowned Miss Universe in Philippines

A 23-year-old dental student from France won the Miss Universe crown Monday in the annual pageant held in the Philippines, saying her triumph will...

Harry Potter actor John Hurt dies aged 77

Legendary British actor Sir John Hurt has died aged 77 after a battle with cancer, UK media has reported. Hurt announced he had been diagnosed...

‘La La Land’ dominates Golden Globe awards

La La Land steamrolled through a Jimmy Fallon-hosted Golden Globes that mixed the expected, Champagne-sipping Hollywood celebration with often-voiced concern over president-elect Donald Trump. Though...

Stunning pics in Sri Lanka by UK actress go viral

She admitted on Instagram that she and boyfriend Ryan Libbey had almost cried when they left the Maldives on Wednesday. However actress Louise Thompson has...

Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher dies aged 60

US actress Carrie Fisher, best known for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars series, has died aged 60, days after suffering...

Pop superstar George Michael dies at 53

Singer George Michael has died at the age of 53, his publicist has said. The star, who launched his career with Wham! in the 1980s...

Sri Lankan poet Anne Ranasinghe passed away

Internationally acclaimed Sri Lankan poet Anne Ranasinghe has passed away. Anne Ranasinghe has won numerous local and international awards for her writing including the Sri Lanka...

Iconic star Zsa Zsa Gabor has died

The celebrated Zsa Zsa Gabor — long credited with being the first media personality who was famous simply for being famous — died Sunday,...

Growing Pains star Alan Thicke has died

Alan Thicke, who played the head of the Seaver family on the popular ABC sitcom Growing Pains, has died, his publicist confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter....

Hawaii Five-0 actor Keo Woolford dies at 49

Keo Woolford, an actor on the CBS show Hawaii Five-0, has died. He was 49. Woolford, who wrote, directed and produced the 2013 independent film...

Actor Wimal Kumara de Costa passed away

Actor Wimal Kumara de Costa passed away today at the age of 68. He was most notable for his character roles in films directed...

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Is This Year’s Sexiest Man Alive

The world’s highest-paid actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has big box-office draw — but it’s his even bigger heart that made the Moana star...

Veteran musician Amaradeva has passed away

Wannakuwatta Waduge Don Albert Perera, better known by his adopted name Amaradeva, passed away today at the age of 88. Amaradeva passed away after being...

Top Sri Lankan rock bands at Maelstrom 2016

Redefining the ethos of rock and metal music, AWN network will host its most prestigious international event ‘MAELSTROM 2016’ on the 5th November 2016. The...

Sri Lankan born Alston excels at Arts Awards in USA

A Sri Lankan born Australian entertainer was recognized at America's historical Global Peace movement The Arts For Peace Foundation which carries it's global message...

Apache Indian, Jim Beanz to inspire Sri Lankan Music Industry

Apache Indian, the popular English Asian Ragga star known for cross-cultural musical fusion will perform at the Dulux Ambiance Miss Intercontinental 2016 conceptualized by...

Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Pitt

Actress Angelina Jolie has filed for a divorce from actor Brad Pitt, her husband of two years and romantic partner since 2005, her attorney...

Avatar star speaks on Lanka

American actor Stephen Lang, best known for his role in the blockbuster movie 'Avatar' says he has a lot of friends in Sri Lanka. Asked...

Jacqueline has more to do

Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez doesn’t agree she has “arrived” in Bollywood. She says there is still long way to go for her to...

Vijaya Nandasiri no more

Popular actor and comedian Vijaya Nandasiri passed away today at the Colombo South Teaching hospital. Nandasiri has acted in several movies and stage dramas.