The latest stories from the Entertainment & Arts section of the BBC News web site.
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Gary Barlow and Gary Lineker lead a team of football and pop stars to record the video for the official England 2014 World Cup song.
Comedian and US Late night talk show host Conan O'Brien has been announced as the host for this year's MTV Awards.
A look back at the channel's colourful history
BBC Three is to be dropped from TV schedules and will become an online channel, as part of the BBC's cost-cutting plans.
Arts presenter Mark Lawson is to step down as the host of BBC Radio 4's Front Row, citing personal reasons.
Artist Alex Schweder talks about the human hamster wheel he will be living on for the next 10 days
Singer Christina Perri talks about Twilight, Ed Sheeran and how she went from being a waitress to selling millions of records
Nick Clegg is to go head-to-head with Nigel Farage in an hour-long debate on Europe to be televised on BBC Two.
A museum in Amsterdam acquires two artworks by Steve McQueen, the Turner Prize-winning artist turned film-maker whose 12 Years a Slave was named best picture at this year's Academy Awards.
Last year's fine summer helped boost visits to outdoor attractions, new figures suggest.
Actor Michael Le Vell, who plays Coronation Street's Kevin Webster, is to take a break from the show to get help for "personal issues", ITV confirms.
John Travolta has "been beating himself up" over mispronouncing Idina Menzel's name at the Hollywood awards show.
Why Wes Anderson cast Ralph Fiennes in his latest film
Running a music festival on the beach in Mexico
Two directors of the BPM Festival in Mexico talk about creating and growing their business - and operating in a foreign country.
The Italian government will unblock 2m euros (£1.6m) in emergency funding to save the ancient city of Pompeii, after rain caused walls to collapse.
A signed and authenticated Banksy artwork is sold for £11,000 by the arts group it was donated to.
The New York Times publishes a correction to an article published 161 years ago on the case portrayed in the Oscar-winning film 12 Years a Slave.
Doug Liman, the director of Tom Cruise's new sci-fi film Edge of Tomorrow, speaks of the "extraordinary" experience he had shooting it in the UK.
Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks says she received death threats after it was reported that murdered teenager Milly Dowler's phone had been hacked.