ITV has decided not to broadcast the scheduled episode of its Jekyll and Hyde drama that was to have aired on Sunday evening. Writer Charlie Higson said the episode - believed to feature a gunfight - had been "postponed in consideration of recent events in Paris".
The Paris premieres of Steven Spielberg's Bridge of Spies and Natalie Portman film Jane Got a Gun, due to take place on Sunday and Monday respectively, have both been cancelled.
NBC sketch show Saturday Night Live began its programme on Saturday with an opening address from cast member Cecily Strong, delivered in both English and French. "Paris is the city of light, and here in New York City we know that light will never go out," she told the audience.
Pop star Madonna briefly halted her concert in Stockholm on Saturday to "acknowledge the tragedy... and the senseless endings of precious life."
New York's Metropolitan Opera prefaced its Saturday matinee of Puccini's Tosca with a rendition of the French national anthem, conducted by Placido Domingo.