Stories tagged: entertainment
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 12:13 P.M.
iTunes Top 10: The top songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending December 8, 2016.
UPDATED: MONDAY, DEC. 12, 2016, 11:43 A.M.
‘La La Land’ tops Globes with 7 nominations, ‘Moonlight’ with 6
Damien Chazelle’s Los Angeles musical “La La Land” sang and danced its way to a leading seven Golden Globes nominations, with Barry Jenkins’ celebrated coming-of-age tale “Moonlight” close on its …
MONDAY, DEC. 12, 2016
Saturday matinees inspired Sam Elliott to become an actor
Sam Elliott is instantly recognizable – it’s part of the reason he’s been working in Hollywood for nearly five decades with almost 100 roles. He’s been on countless TV series, …
SUNDAY, DEC. 11, 2016
Around the remote: All-star cast fights for the British throne in ‘Hollow Crown’ on PBS
“The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses” – with an all-star cast that includes Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench and Hugh Bonneville – helps bring to life the bloody conflict …
SATURDAY, DEC. 10, 2016, 9 A.M.
Book review: ‘Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance’
The latest novel featuring Jack Ryan, Tom Clancy’s iconic hero and now president of the United States, delivers all the elements that fans expect from the franchise. In Mark Greaney’s …
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 3:10 P.M.
HBO ‘Silicon Valley’ actor T.J. Miller arrested on suspicion of battery on driver in Hollywood Hills
LOS ANGELES – HBO’s “Silicon Valley” actor T.J. Miller was arrested early Friday on suspicion of battery on a car service driver in the Hollywood Hills, police said. The car …
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 11:53 A.M.
Reinhold apologizes to Dallas police, embarrassed by arrest
Actor Judge Reinhold has apologized to police, saying he’s embarrassed that he was arrested after a confrontation with security at Dallas Love Field Airport.
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 9:31 A.M.
Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas turns 100
Legendary actor is best known for roles in “Spartacus,” “The Bad and the Beautiful,” and “Lust for Life.”
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 7 A.M.
Trump isn’t the first president ‘Saturday Night Live’ has skewered, but this feud stands out.
We may be in for four years of comedy critiques from the president of the United States.
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 4 A.M.
Myles Kennedy headlines benefit show for new nonprofit
Myles Kennedy and friends team to found Future Song, a new nonprofit aimed at helping Spokane kids have access to music education.
THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2016, NOON
Keeping the ‘Tradition’ alive: ‘Traditions of Christmas’ returns to CdA for the season
Now in its fifth year in Coeur d’Alene, the “Traditions of Christmas” is an old-fashioned holiday variety show, with dancing, singing, skits and seasonal fun.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 4:30 P.M.
Bing hosts monthly New York Film Critics Series
At a time when so many low profile, independently produced movies bypass theaters and go straight to streaming or VOD services, a new monthly film series at the Bing Crosby …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 4:22 P.M.
‘Gleason’ makes first cut for Oscar consideration.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 1:55 P.M.
Ryan Adams announces new album and wonders if you still love him
Ryan Adams posted to Instagram on Tuesday night announcing his upcoming album, “Prisoner,” to be released Feb. 17. He also shared the first track, “Do You Still Love Me?”
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 12:13 P.M.
Judge refuses Brad Pitt’s request to seal custody filings
A judge on Wednesday rejected Brad Pitt’s request to seal details about custody arrangements in his divorce from Angelina Jolie Pitt.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 7, 2016, 9:26 A.M.
He’s still our Boogie Man: KC and the Sunshine Band head to Northern Quest
At the height of the disco era, KC and the Sunshine Band were the biggest hit machines outside of the Bee Gees. Since returning to the stage in 1993, bandleader …
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 12:52 P.M.
Zuill Bailey, artistic director of the Northwest Bach Festival, earns Grammy nomination
Northwest Bach Festival artistic director has a good day, with Grammy nod and Innovator acknowledgment.
TUESDAY, DEC. 6, 2016, 12:44 P.M.
Kid Rock rolls out line of pro-Trump merchandise
Weeks after a series of digitally altered photos went viral, Kid Rock is capitalizing on the phenomenon by unveiling a line of pro- (and profane) Donald Trump merchandise.
MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 11:40 A.M.
Guns N’ Roses keep tour alive and will bring it to the Gorge
Rock band will return to the Northwest over Labor Day weekend.
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 7:37 A.M.
Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher welcome second child
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are parents for the second time.
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 2:20 P.M.
Amazon Prime to offer HBO
Amazon is continuing its push into online streaming video by letting its Prime customers purchase monthly subscriptions to HBO and Cinemax right from their Amazon accounts.
UPDATED: MONDAY, DEC. 5, 2016, 3:06 P.M.
Kyle Gass Band’s rock entertains both comically, musically
Kyle Gass is best known as one half of Tenacious D, the comedy rock duo he formed with Jack Black in the mid-’90s. But Tenacious D is, because of Black’s …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 8:37 A.M.
NBC boss and TV hit-making titan Grant Tinker dies at age 90
Grant Tinker, who brought new polish to the TV world and beloved shows to the audience as both a producer and a network boss, has died. He was 90.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2016, 8 A.M.
GoPro cutting 15 percent of workforce, shuts down entertainment unit
GoPro Inc., struggling to get traction with its new action-camera and drone, said it will eliminate about 15 percent of its workforce and shut down its entertainment division to reduce …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 10:34 A.M.
James Taylor announces summer 2017 tour of 4 baseball parks
Singer-songwriter James Taylor has announced a summer tour of four baseball parks, culminating in a date at Fenway Park, home of his beloved Boston Red Sox.
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 7:25 A.M.
At 11, composer about to premiere first full opera
Alma Deutscher is a composer, virtuoso pianist and concert violinist who wrote her first sonata five years ago and whose first full opera will have its world premiere next month …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 10:11 A.M.
Amazon flooded with negative reviews of Megyn Kelly’s memoir
Amazon has suppressed a number of negative reviews of Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly’s new memoir.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 9:38 A.M.
Pumpkin-flinging TV special canceled after explosion, injury
The Science Channel has canceled its planned TV special on a Delaware pumpkin-launching competition after a woman was critically injured during the event earlier this month.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 3:20 P.M.
Medal of Freedom goes to 21 artists, athletes, others
President Barack Obama awarded the nation’s highest civilian honor to 21 groundbreaking actors, musicians, athletes and innovators who inspired him over the years and “helped make me who I am.”
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 1:20 P.M.
Kanye West hospitalized in Los Angeles
Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles after abruptly canceling the last 21 dates of his national tour.