Entertainment News:

Hasbro to buy Peppa Pig owner Entertainment One for $4bn
Entertainment One for around £3.3bn ($4bn), the firms said in a statement. Hasbro said… the deal would expand its entertainment and "family-oriented storytelling" portfolio…. UK-listed Entertainment One owns other preschool titles including PJ Masks…


Lego movie falls flat for Merlin Entertainment
Entertainment which saw "disappointing" sales at its Legoland theme parks. Merlin… Entertainment said trade had been affected by "limited momentum" from The Lego Movie 2… Entertainment said that during the six months to 29 June, there has "been limited trading…


Sulli: The woman who rebelled against the K-pop world
… real name was Choi Jin-ri, entered the Korean entertainment scene in 2005 when she… was just 11 years old. She went on to audition for SM Entertainment, one of Korea's… biggest entertainment companies, and was accepted as a trainee, a much-coveted gig…


Edinburgh council asks for power to license lap dancing bars
… would have power to license sexual entertainment venues by next summer… entertainment venues. Councillors have been advised that this is not a vote on whether…


'Our job is to expand the narrative'
…Abiola Oke is the boss of multi-media entertainment firm OkayAfrica. He tells…


What's it like being a female working in entertainment?
…Three women from different areas of the industry told the BBC about their inspiration and what they think needs to change. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple…


Edinburgh's Diwali festival to be culturally diverse
… programme of performances and entertainment from many cultures, this year Edinburgh…


Orange Order lodge sorry over flute band parading at City Hall
… the band we had engaged as part of the night's entertainment and, in particular, where…


How Grenfell Tower fire inspired TV drama The Accident
… the entertainment industry is doing "incredibly badly" when it comes to disability and inclusion…


Mohamed Ramadan: Egypt star in cockpit gets pilot banned for life
… to perform at an entertainment festival in the Saudi capital Riyadh. The 31-year-old…