Rosie O’Donnell performs at the Borgota Hotel Casino & Spa on May 29, 2016 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photograph: Donald Kravitz/Getty Images

US comedian and talk-show host Rosie O’Donnell has said she was sexually abused by her father when she was a child. O’Donnell makes the claim in an u(...)

M Night Shyamalan. “I am very sentimental and when I make family movies I get sentimental.” Photograph: Jessica Kourkounis/The New York Times

Dear God, M Night Shyamalan can talk. Few directors have so many opinions on the ups and downs of their own careers. If he ever fancies a change in di(...)

Donald Trump has made his Twitter account, with 54.1 million followers, an integral and controversial part of his presidency.

US president Donald Trump on Tuesday unblocked some additional Twitter users after a federal judge in May said preventing people from following him vi(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion on immigration,  in Bethpage, New York, on May 23rd. Photograph: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images

A federal judge in New York on Wednesday ruled that US president Donald Trump may not legally block Twitter users because doing so violates their righ(...)

Kathy Griffin: “I’ve been in fake Hollywood trouble before, but to be on the Interpol list and to have the president personally coming at me?” Photograph: Emma McIntyre/Getty LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 07: Comedian Kathy Griffin: “I’ve been doing this for my whole career . . . I’ve a history of this.” Photograph: Emma McIntyre/Getty Images

In June a photograph by Tyler Shields went up on TMZ. It featured the comedian Kathy Griffin holding a Donald Trump mask doused in tomato ketchup. It (...)

Rosie O’Donnell performs  at the Borgota Hotel Casino & Spa on May 29, 2016 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photograph:   Donald Kravitz/Getty Images

The Irish Stand against US President Donald Trump is gaining momentum ahead of a major St Patrick’s Day gathering in the New York City church where Ma(...)

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump leave the stage after the first presidential debate at Hofstra University on Monday night. Both could salvage positives from the encounter. Photograph: Timothy A Clary/AFP/Getty Images

Donald Trump’s post-debate complaint – that his microphone was not working – was like a boxer claiming that one of his gloves had not been laced up pr(...)

Alicia Machado: “I’m a very successful person. I have my family, my daughter, my career, my dreams, my ideas.” Photograph: Emily Berl/The New York Times

Alicia Machado became an American citizen just in time to vote against Donald Trump. It’s a vote that has been a long time coming. In May 1996, the V(...)

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, shakes hands with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during the first presidential debate at Hofstra University, Monday, September 26th, 2016, in Hempstead, New York. Photograph: AP Photo/ Evan Vucci

It was not long into the debate before Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton went for each other with some vicious attacks as the Democrat tried to get und(...)

“In The Fall our fabulous female detective (Gillian Anderson) explains that the killer has washed the body of the dead woman, and even washed and dried her bed linen, before arranging her in a photogenic pose on her own bed.” Photograph: Steffan Hill

Television females lead strange lives. And not just because they wake up with all their make-up on, always have clean hair and can wear boned b(...)