"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" racked up its first award on Wednesday when the American Film Institute named it as one of the 10 best films of the year.
Early praise for the newest installment of "Star Wars" gave a boost to shares of Walt Disney and Electronic Arts, which recently launched a video game based on the hugely popular space opera.
Pakistani Hollywood actor Faran Tahir will essay the character of Kasein in the upcoming movie Space Command: Forgiveness.
Action adventure "Mad Max: Fury Road" was named the best film of 2015 on Tuesday by the National Board of Review, a surprise choice by the New York-based body whose list traditionally kicks off the annual Hollywood awards season.
George Clooney, Johnny Depp and Zac Efron may be among the brightest stars in Hollywood, but in 2015 they also appeared in some of its biggest movie flops.
In a week that saw Meryl Streep speak out about equal pay and other actresses of the film "Suffragette" applaud the domestic violence protesters who invaded their premiere, the topic took centre stage at a Los Angeles event on Friday.
Indian singer and composer AR Rahman replied back to a fatwa against him, stating that he participated in Muhammad: Messenger of God with good intentions.