Fred Willard, Chris Tucker and Quincy Jones were among the stars to attend the 50th anniversary screening of "In the Heat of the Night" during the opening night of the TCM Classic Film Festival in Los Angeles on April 6, 2017. The 1967 film, which starred Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger and Lee Grant, tells the story of an African-American police detective tasked with investigating a murder in a racially hostile Southern town.
U.S. President Donald Trump and Jordan's King Abdullah II meet at the White House in Washington, D.C., on April 5, 2017. They were accompanied by Queen Rania and first lady Melania Trump. The two leaders pledged support for fighting terrorism in a joint news conference in the Rose Garden.
Padma Lakshmi and Diane Von Furstenberg were among the attendees at the 2017 Women in the World Summit in New York on April 5. The yearly summit, first organized by Tina Brown in 2010, brings together influential women from all over the world who aim to build a better life for women and girls across the globe.
The Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, often referred to as the Met Gala, is a yearly fundraiser held at New York City's famed museum which draws celebrities eager to show off some of their most unique themed looks. Designer Rei Kawakubo and her Comme des Garçons label are the theme of this year's Gala, held on May 1. Kawakubo also has the honor of being the first living designer since Yves Saint Laurent in 1983 to be the Gala's sole subject. Here are some of the most memorable outfit selections over the years.
The Yellow Emperor who, according to legend, is the immortal ancestor of the Chinese people, was celebrated in a public memorial at his tomb in Qiaoshan Mountain Square, Hanging Country, Shaanxi Province on April 4, 2017. State leaders, officials and representatives from across China, Hong Kong, Macua and overseas attended the ceremony, paying their respects to a deity who inspires Chinese nationalism.
On September 11, 2001, al-Qaida terrorists hijacked and flew American Airlines Flight 77 into the Pentagon, killing 189 people -- 125 in the building and 59 on board the flight, along with the five terrorists. On March 31, 2017, the Federal Bureau of Investigation released never-before-seen photos of the attacks to its online archive.
Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine attend the premiere of their film "Going in Style" at the SVA Theatre in New York city on March 30, 2017. In a recent UPI interview, the actors recalled their early days in the business as poor actors.
Selena Gomez, executive producer of the Netflix series "13 Reasons Why," attends the premiere in Los Angeles on March 30, 2017. The series tells the story of a young woman who decides to kill herself and a classmate's work to uncover the events that led up to it.
Actress and writer Mindy Kaling is best known for her involvement on the U.S. adaptation of the British series "The Office," on which Kaling served as an actress, writer, executive producer and director. Kaling then translated her success into her own series, "The Mindy Project," which airs on Hulu. Kaling recently announced the sixth season of the series would be the last. Here are photos of Kaling through the years.
Scarlett Johansson attends the premiere of her film "Ghost in the Shell" at the AMC Lincoln Square Theater in New York City on March 29, 2017. The movie, which also stars Juliette Binoche, Michael Pitt and Takeshi Kitano, was adapted from Masamune Shirow's manga of the same name.
Sofia Coppola, Gary Oldman, and Charlize Theron were among the stars to attend Focus Features' 15 Years And A Bright Future presentation at CinemaCon 2017 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas on March 29, 2017
First Lady Melania Trump honored 13 women from around the globe who have shown leadership and courage, especially when it comes to women's rights with the International Women of Courage Award during a ceremony at the State Department in Washington on March 29, 2017.
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