Rapper Jay Z dominated this year's Grammy nominations, being shortlisted in nine categories.
Sting tells Andrew Marr how going back to his roots helped relieve his writer's block
Spanish director Pedro Almodovar launches a scathing broadside at his homeland's government at this year's European Film Awards, calling it "deaf and insensitive" to the country's problems.
Edouard Molinaro, who directed classic French farce La Cage aux Folles and other much-loved films, dies in Paris at the age of 85.
Comic book highlights Brian Epstein's role in the Beatles success
Stephen Fry talks about getting in character for his latest film
British singer Elton John urges Russia to end discrimination against gays and lesbians as he performs at a concert in Moscow.
Principal ballerina Lauren Cuthbertson gives her tips to succeed
The electric guitar played by Bob Dylan at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival sells at auction in New York for a record $965,000 (£591,000).
British pianist Stan Tracey, one of the greats of the jazz world, dies at the age of 86.
Hollywood action star Sylvester Stallone is offering fans the chance to get up close and personal with him in London next month at a one-off show.
The director of the new Nelson Mandela film describes how the premiere was halted at the news of the former president's death.
Big budget musicals The Book of Mormon and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory go up against each other at next year's What's On Stage awards.
Ida Pollock, a prolific writer of romantic fiction, dies, aged 105.
Channel 4's overall share of viewing has fallen 11.4% over the past year, while ITV scores first rise in 23 years, figures show.
The yellow polyester jumpsuit worn by martial arts film legend Bruce Lee sells for $100,000 (£61,000) at an auction in Hong Kong.
A blood-soaked stage version of Swedish vampire story Let the Right One In opens at London's Royal Court and aims to attract more teenagers to the theatre.
Capturing the man behind the legend
Veteran broadcaster Angela Rippon, actress Sheridan Smith and academic Mary Beard are among the stars honoured at the Women in Film and Television Awards
Nelson Mandela was often seen with stars from the world of entertainment and sport.