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Michelle Yeoh Highlights Inclusion in Storytelling While Receiving Honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts

It’s been a big week for Michelle Yeoh. The Hollywood star not only celebrated her 60th birthday recently, but also received an honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts from the American Film Institute, using the opportunity to highlight the importance of inclusion in the entertainment industry: “We are witnessing a profound shift – greater inclusion, more…

Diane Keaton Reflects on Childhood Dreams of Hollywood During Handprint Ceremony

Diane Keaton has been honoured with her own hand and footprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood! The Oscar, Golden Globe and BAFTA winner whose career has spanned more than six decades, was joined by her two children, 27-year-old daughter Dexter and 22-year-old son Duke, as she immortalised her prints in cement. Wearing…

Serena Williams Announces She’s “Evolving Away From Tennis”

Serena Williams’ priorities are changing and it means she’s on the path to retirement – or to use her own words, “evolving away from tennis.” Writing a powerful essay in Vogue, the tennis superstar and mum to 4-year-old Olympia shares that she’s now ready to focus on “other things that are important” to her including her…

Naomi Campbell Celebrates Strong Women Who Raised Her After Receiving Honorary Doctorate

You can call her Doctor Naomi Campbell now! A day after walking the Balenciaga runway in Paris, the supermodel, entrepreneur and philanthropist has received an honorary doctorate from the University for the Creative Arts in London, recognising her decades of achievement and contributions to the global fashion industry. While speaking on stage, a teary Naomi celebrated…

Sir David Attenborough Receives Royal Honour For His Services to TV, Broadcasting & Conservation

Sir David Attenborough, who was knighted by The Queen back in 1985, has today received another royal honour. The 96-year-old icon was awarded the Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George, which is even more prestigious than his first knighthood and recognises his commitment to the world of television, broadcasting and…

Humanitarian Chef José Andrés Receives Honorary Doctorate From Harvard

Humanitarian chef José Andrés is one of eight distinguished change-makers to receive an honorary doctorate from Harvard University today. The World Central Kitchen founder who couldn’t attend the ceremony in person as he’s been busy co-ordinating and distributing over 20 million (yes, million!) meals to people fleeing war-torn Ukraine, was awarded a Doctor of Humane Letters…

Cody Simpson Selected to Represent Australia at the Commonwealth Games!

Earlier this week, we heard swimmer-turned-international-superstar-turned-swimmer again Cody Simpson had placed third in the 100m butterfly at the Australian Swimming Championships, making him a likely pick to compete at the Commonwealth Games. And now, it’s official! The 25-year-old has been named in the squad that will head to Birmingham in July after setting a personal…

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