Entertainment

Notoriously known: Iwan Rheon discusses the epic and gritty Mötley Crüe biopic 'The Dirt'

We have a few musicians in our time that are a bit notorious for being, let’s say, larger than life. But none compare to the wildly talented, over-the-top, infamous ’80s rock band- the Mötley Crüe. The LA-based group was formed in the early 1980s and took the world by storm with their antics, music...

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 2:35pm

Ian Hunter on touring with Mott the Hoople ’74

Next month, legendary U.K. glam greats Mott the Hoople will embark on their first tour of the U.S. for the first time in 45 years with their legendary lineup from their glory period in 1974. During this time, the band went on a prolific tear that saw them releasing three bona fide classic albums...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 1:57pm

Hulu’s ‘Shrill’ is one of spring’s best and most important new comedies

With the roll out of so many spring premieres of our favorite shows like “Veep” and, eventually, “Game of Thrones,” it’s easy to look past some of the best new series making their way to the small screen this season. The brand new Hulu show “Shrill,” starring “Saturday Night Live’s” Aidy Bryant, is...

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 1:21pm

'Stranger Things 3' video game coming in July

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Stranger Things 3: The Game" is coming out on July 4, Nintendo announced Wednesday. The retro style game covers the events of season three of the popular Netflix original show. It's no coincidence, too, that the game is releasing on the same day the third season...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:36pm

Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus, The Killers among Woodstock 50 lineup

LONDON, March 20 (Reuters) - Rapper Jay-Z, singer Miley Cyrus and rockers The Killers are among the stars booked to perform at an event marking the 50th anniversary in August of the Woodstock festival, one of popular music's most historic moments. Woodstock 50, which will be held Aug. 16-18 in...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 2:15pm

Wendy Williams reveals she's been staying in a sober-living house

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Wendy Williams, during an emotional monolog on her talk show on Tuesday, revealed through tears that she has been staying at a sober-living house. "So you know me for being a very open and truthful person," she began the segment on "The Wendy Williams Show," fighting...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 10:17am

CEO steps down as Warner Bros probes his role in helping actress

By Kenneth Li (Reuters) - Kevin Tsujihara has resigned as the head of Warner Bros as one of Hollywood's most powerful studios investigates a report that he improperly helped an actress obtain roles at the studio. He is the latest in a line of executives to lose their jobs in the media business...

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 4:58pm

A toast to St. Patrick's Day with Conor McGregor

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, and who better to celebrate with than Irish fighting phenom Conor McGregor. While the former two-division UFC champion has been on a bit of a break from the Octagon in recent months, that hasn’t stopped him from taking over the whiskey game with his...

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 3:02pm

'Empire' actor Smollett pleads not guilty to lying about Chicago attack

CHICAGO (Reuters) - "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court on Thursday to new charges that he falsely reported to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city street. Wearing a navy suit and dress coat, Smollett, 36, appeared serious and...

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 2:58pm

'Style muse': Meghan's rise to a royal fashionista

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian LONDON (Reuters) - Her jackets and jeans, bangles and bags can instantly send tongues wagging and designers' sales soaring. Since being catapulted into the global spotlight as Prince Harry's girlfriend in 2016, Meghan's outfits have been scrutinized and copied, often...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 1:52pm

Mondo Guerra is hosting Project Runway's brand new companion series Runway Remake

Whether you watch the show or not, many people have heard of the fashion-forward competition series Project Runway. The show premiered in 2005 and since then has amassed a  fiercely loyal fan base. Now, the wildly popular show has a companion series that will take fans out of their viewing...

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 4:36pm

Actor Jussie Smollett indicted on 16 counts by grand jury

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A grand jury in Chicago has returned a 16-count felony indictment against television actor Jussie Smollett, accusing him of falsely reporting to police that he was the victim of a hate-crime assault, according to court documents made public on Friday. Smollett, who is black and...

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 9:35pm

'Simpsons' producer pulls episode featuring Michael Jackson

(Reuters) - An old episode of "The Simpsons" featuring the voice of Michael Jackson is being pulled from all future broadcasts, the show's producer told a newspaper, following a documentary about alleged child abuse by the late pop star. "It feels clearly the only choice to make," James L. Brooks...

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 9:00am

Singer R. Kelly's girlfriends say parents are lying for money

By Gabriella Borter (Reuters) - Two women who say they are in a relationship with R. Kelly defended the R&B singer, despite criminal allegations he sexually assaulted teenage girls, and in a tearful interview broadcast on Thursday accused their own parents of trying to extort money from the...

Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 1:57pm

WATCH: Singer R. Kelly denies sexual abuse charges in CBS interview

Grammy-winning R&B singer R. Kelly on Tuesday denied sexual abuse charges against him and broke into tears while saying he was fighting for his life, according to interview excerpts released by CBS television. Kelly, 52, pleaded not guilty in February to charges that he sexually assaulted...

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 10:42am

Buddy Valastro is taking on Duff Goldman in an over the top cake competition

Cake Boss Buddy Valastro and the Ace of Cakes Duff Goldman are finally going head-to-head in a competition so sweet, it needed six weeks to be completed. In Food Network's Buddy vs. Duff, these two cake connoisseurs compete in a series of wacky, crazy and just plain impressive challenges where, in...

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 4:42pm

Actor Luke Perry dead at age 52 after suffering stroke, publicist says

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor Luke Perry, who rose to superstardom on the teen-oriented 1990s U.S. television drama "Beverly Hills 90210" and then aged into a fatherly role on comic-based "Riverdale," died on Monday at the age of 52 after suffering a "massive" stroke last week, his publicist said...

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 1:40pm

Prodigy's Keith Flint, singer of "Firestarter", dies aged 49

LONDON (Reuters) - Keith Flint, the British musician who sang lead vocals for The Prodigy's hits such as "Firestarter" and "Breathe", has died aged 49, his bandmates said on Monday, saying the singer had taken his own life. Flint became one of the best known faces of 1990s British electronic music...

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 9:23am

New Kids on the Block star Danny Wood and Jessie Chris talk new anti-bullying anthem

2019 is shaping up to be a big year for Danny Wood. Not only is the New Kids on the Block star preparing to embark on a massive tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the group's hit record "Hangin' Tough," but he also recently dropped a new single, "Bodyguard," a duet featuring the talents of...

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 4:33pm

Oscars 2019: Red carpet looks and full list of winners

The 2019 Oscars aired Sunday night and it was a night to remember. In case you missed the 91st Academy Awards or didn’t stay up late to see if your favorite film, actress or actor took home an Oscar, here’s the complete list of winners from the 2019 Oscars. Universal Pictures’ Green Book starring...

Monday, February 25, 2019 - 12:16pm