British actress Emily Blunt first captured worldwide attention in 2006’s “The Devil Wears Prada” and earned a Golden Globe best supporting actress nomination for her portrayal as Meryl Streep’s assistant.
After online reports suggested that Lil Wayne’s oft-delayed “Rebirth” album was once again delayed, this time to June 22nd, the rapper’s publicist said the rock-leaning set is still scheduled for a February 2 release.
The Directors Guild of America unveiled nominees for its film awards on Thursday, pitting James Cameron and his box office hit “Avatar” against his ex-wife Kathryn Bigelow and her war film “The Hurt Locker,” among others.
TV ratings juggernaut “American Idol” returns next week for a 9th season with comedian Ellen DeGeneres joining the judging panel but a big question mark hanging over the future of the show’s biggest star — Simon Cowell.
General Electric Co’s NBC Universal said on Thursday it was committed to finding ways to improve the performance of Jay Leno’s new prime-time show in response to a report on the Internet that said it was planning on yanking the program.
The number of U.S. workers filing new jobless claims edged up by a slim 1,000 last week and a gauge of underlying labor market trends hit a nearly 16-month low, evidence the job market continues to heal.
Prospective bidders in Sweden, Luxembourg and the Netherlands were making last-ditch efforts on Thursday to buy Saab, hours before a deadline set by owner General Motors to either sell or close the Swedish carmaker.
The Dow and the S&P 500 rose on Thursday after Bank of America and General Electric rallied on positive broker comments, but investors were cautious a day before the release of key monthly non-farm payrolls data.