Breaking NewsSearchStarsScreenBingeCultureMediaEmmys 2017 red carpetUpdated 7:19 PM ET, Sun September 17, 2017 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Photos: Emmys 2017 red carpetAlvina Stewart, left,
She also called on Hollywood to "bring women to the front of their own stories and make them the heroes of their own stories." Executive producer and star Nicole Kidman thanked viewers on stage for watching a show "about issues" and recalled how the show was created "out of our frustration because we weren't getting offered great roles." "So now, more great roles for women, please," she said. Kidman also picked up the prize for best actress in a limited series, a category in which she was up against Witherspoon. Sterling K. Brown gave a shout-out to Emmy greats In the speech for his second-ever Emmy win, "This Is Us" star Sterling K. Brown took a moment to reflect on those great actors who have
Schizophrenia does not mean you have a split personality or automatically become violent, a mental health charity has warned. Rethink Mental Illness said a survey of 1,500 people showed that the condition is widely misunderstood. Schizophrenia commonly causes hallucinations, such as hearing voices, or delusions and can make people lose interest in life. But it should not be "a dirty word or a term of abuse", the charity said. The organisation warned such myths are dangerous. One in 100 people is affected by schizophrenia during their life, but 45% of those surveyed thought the illness was much more common. Half mistakenly thought the illness was defined by a split personality and a quarter believed
Two murals by street artist Banksy have appeared in central London. The works, near the Barbican Centre, mark the opening of an exhibition by American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. The New York City graffiti artist, turned painter died aged 27 in 1988, of a suspected drug overdose. On Instagram Banksy described the murals as an "(unofficial) collaboration". Alongside an image of the first work - a Ferris wheel - Banksy wrote on Instagram: "Major new Basquiat show opens at the Barbican - a place that is normally very keen to clean any graffiti from its walls." The second mural, which bears a likeness to Basquiat's 1982 work Boy and Dog in a Johnnypump, is captioned: "Portrait of Basquiat being
(CNN)It's fair to say Jermaine Fowler stole the Emmys show on Sunday night. In between award presentations and host Stephen Colbert's segments, Fowler injected humor and energy into the three-hour-long show at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater. The Emmy announcer dazzled the audience with trivia about Kate McKinnon and Laura Dern and gave shout-outs to "Insecure" star Issa Rae and "Master of None's" Lena Waithe.