Japanese Fashion Designer Issey Miyake Dies at 84
Issey Miyake, who built one of Japan’s biggest fashion brands and was known for his boldly sculpted pleated pieces as well as former Apple CEO Steve Jobs’ black turtlenecks, has died. He was 84. Miyake died Aug. 5 of liver cancer, Miyake Design Office said Tuesday. Miyake defined an era in Japan’s modern history, reaching […]
Denzel Washington, Simone Biles to Receive Presidential Medals of Freedom
President Joe Biden will present the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, including actor Denzel Washington, gymnast Simone Biles and the late John McCain, the Arizona Republican with whom Biden served in the U.S. Senate. Biden will also recognize Sandra Lindsay, the New York City nurse who rolled up […]
‘The Code Breaker’ Limited Series Adaptation in the Works
Mark Gordon Pictures has picked up the screen rights to Walter Isaacson’s scientific discovery book The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race. The Hollywood producer plans a limited TV series about Jennifer Doudna, the Nobel Prize-winning scientist and co-inventor of CRISPR technology, a tool to rewrite and edit […]
Netflix’s New Releases Coming in January 2020
Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Netflix in January 2020.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Laurene Powell Jobs Team for New Alliance to Tackle Climate Change
Leonardo DiCaprio and his environmental charity is teaming with Steve Jobs' widow Laurene Powell Jobs and billionaire investor Brian Sheth to help launch Earth Alliance as a non-profit to battle climate change.
Steve Jobs’ Daughter on Last Days With Father: “He Was So Apologetic”
Lisa Brennan-Jobs opened up about her relationship with her late father Steve Jobs and her new memoir 'Small Fry' while visiting 'Today' on Wednesday.
Steve Jobs’ Daughter Details “Awkward” Relationship With Late Father
Steve Jobs' daughter, Lisa Brennan-Jobs, spoke with the New York Times about her relationship with her late father.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s Da Vinci Biopic Finds Screenwriter
'Skyfall' scribe John Logan will adapt Walter Isaacson's biography about the Renaissance artist for the film from Paramount and Appian Way.
Steve Jobs’ Widow to Take Majority Stake in The Atlantic
Laurene Powell Jobs' Emerson Collective is taking control of the magazine from chairman David Bradley.
iPhone Turns 10: Watch Steve Jobs Introduce Apple’s “Revolutionary” Device
Nine generations of the game-changing device have been released since, with well north of a billion sold.
Steve Jobs’ Famous Black Turtleneck Is Up for Auction
Bidding starts at $500.
Michael Eisner on Former Disney Colleagues, Rivals and Bob Iger’s Successor
The 74-year-old, who now runs the VC firm The Tornante Company, which produces 'BoJack Horseman,' offers his no-holds-barred take on Michael Ovitz ("a mistake"), Jeffrey Katzenberg ("had to let him go"), the Weinsteins ("troublemakers") and Bob Iger ("different than me, but equally good or better"), among others.