Stories tagged: entertainment
SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2016, 7:03 A.M.
California’s pornography condom rejection has industry returning to L.A.
Southern California’s signature adult entertainment industry may return home after the defeat of a measure that would have mandated condoms on adult film sets statewide.
SUNDAY, NOV. 20, 2016
Around the remote: Gobble up the Macy’s Parade
Our day of gastronomical gluttony just wouldn’t be the same without the massive procession in Manhattan, with its fancy floats, cheerleaders, clowns, celebrities and humongous balloons. The holiday spectacle returns …
SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 10:07 A.M.
‘Hamilton’ member gives Pence earful; Trump: ‘Apologize!’
President-elect Donald Trump on Saturday demanded an apology from the “Hamilton” cast member who gave Mike Pence an onstage earful about equality.
SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 10 A.M.
Celebrity focus: Boxer Vinny Paz says Hollywood biopic made him cry
The 53-year-old retired boxing champion said Thursday the movie is so realistic that watching it revived painful memories of when a doctor had to remove a halo medical device from …
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2016, 1:42 P.M.
Judge awards damages of $36M in Bobbi Kristina death case
A judge in Atlanta on Thursday ordered Bobbi Kristina Brown’s partner, Nick Gordon, to pay $36 million in a wrongful death case, her estate’s lawyers said.
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2016, 11:50 A.M.
‘The Shining’ actress Shelley Duvall reveals mental illness
Actress Shelley Duvall has revealed her struggles with mental illness in an interview with “Dr. Phil.”
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2016, 9:14 A.M.
Morgan Freeman to receive AARP lifetime achievement award
Morgan Freeman is adding another lifetime achievement prize to his mantelpiece. AARP said Thursday the actor will receive its Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award at a gala ceremony next …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 1:43 P.M.
Nobel no-show: Dylan not coming to Stockholm to get prize
Bob Dylan won’t be coming to Stockholm to pick up his 2016 Nobel Prize for literature at the Dec. 10 prize ceremony.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 11:36 A.M.
Bill Cosby’s sex-assault case won’t be tossed, judge rules
A judge on Wednesday denied Bill Cosby’s latest attempt to end his sexual assault case and rejected his request for competency testing of the 13 women who want to testify …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 10:14 A.M.
Prince’s estate sues Jay Z’s Roc Nation over Tidal streaming
Prince’s record company is suing Jay Z’s company for copyright infringement, saying it streamed Prince’s songs on the Tidal music service without permission after his death.
MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2016, 7:23 A.M.
Kendall Jenner disappears from Instagram
The Kardashian clan might be getting serious about taking a step back from social media. Kendall Jenner’s Instagram account vanished over the weekend, but her 68 million followers on the …
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 11:50 A.M.
Bill Cosby’s lawyer says entertainer expects to be cleared and resume his career
Bill Cosby expects to be cleared of a criminal sexual assault charge and restart his show business career.
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 11:21 A.M.
Texas man accused of stalking Taylor Swift at Texas airport
A Texas man accused of stalking singer Taylor Swift in Austin, Texas, has been charged with violating a lifetime restraining order.
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 11:03 A.M.
Robert Vaughn, suave ‘Man from U.NCL.E.’ star, dies at 83
Oscar-nominated actor Robert Vaughn, the debonair crime-fighter of television’s “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.” in the 1960s, has died.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 10:20 A.M.
Martin Shkreli debuts secret Wu-Tang album after Trump win
President-elect Donald Trump’s victory Tuesday has prompted embattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to publicly debut some songs off the one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album he bought for $2 million last year.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 9:22 A.M.
Celebrities express dismay, hope at Donald Trump’s victory
Donald Trump’s election stunned many, including celebrities who overwhelmingly supported Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. Here’s how some of them reacted on Twitter to his victory:
SUNDAY, NOV. 6, 2016
Around the remote: SNL gets last laugh at election
The merry pranksters of “SNL” might be among the few folks not rooting for the election to be over.
SATURDAY, NOV. 5, 2016, 11 A.M.
Mila Kunis pens essay promising intolerance for gender bias
She says a producer once told her she’d “never work in this town again” when she refused to pose “semi-naked” for a men’s magazine to promote a film. More recently, …
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 1:37 P.M.
China’s Wanda buys Dick Clark Productions for $1 billion
China’s Dalian Wanda Group has added another entertainment trophy to its stable of overseas acquisitions, paying $1 billion for Dick Clark Productions, the TV company that produces the Golden Globes …
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 11:59 A.M.
Beyonce, Kaepernick, Hart among Ebony Power 100 honorees
Beyonce, Serena Williams, Colin Kaepernick and Kevin Hart are among 100 black leaders being recognized by Ebony magazine.
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016
Around the remote: CMAs take stage on Wednesday
Talk about being “country strong.” This trophy fest celebrates its golden anniversary by paying homage to the past, while also honoring the achievements of recent standouts. Performers include Dierks Bentley, …
SATURDAY, OCT. 29, 2016
Celebrity focus: Female ‘revolutionaries’ take over Amazon Prime
Anna Camp has played a lot of “Type A” characters in her career. So when the producers of the new Amazon series, “Good Girls Revolt,” contacted her, the first thing …
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 3:47 P.M.
Gary Condit to discuss Chandra Levy case on ‘Dr. Phil’
Former congressman Gary Condit is set to discuss the 2001 disappearance and death of Washington intern Chandra Levy on the “Dr. Phil” show.
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 10:15 A.M.
Jury acquits man of stalking TV star Kendall Jenner
A jury has acquitted a man of stalking model and reality TV star Kendall Jenner and convicted him of trespassing at her secluded Hollywood Hill home.
MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016, 11:46 A.M.
1960s pop singer Bobby Vee has died at age 73
Pop idol Bobby Vee, the boyish, grinning 1960s singer whose career was born when he took a Midwestern stage as a teenager to fill in after the 1959 plane crash …
SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2016
Around the remote: ‘Walking Dead’ finally returns
One of the most harrowing TV cliffhangers in recent memory finally gets resolved as the zombie mega-hit returns for its seventh season. When last seen, many of our intrepid survivors …
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 6:54 A.M.
Nobel academy member calls Bob Dylan’s silence ‘arrogant’
A member of the Swedish Academy that awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature to Bob Dylan says the U.S. singer-songwriter’s silence since receiving the honor is “impolite and arrogant.”
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016
Celebrity Focus: Bruno Mars is pop’s ultimate party boy with hit ‘24K Magic’
While the world was busy dancing to Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk” at the top of 2015, the singer was partying in the studio and creating his latest groovy hit.
FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2016, 1:03 P.M.
Unreleased Prince music will be released, Warner Bros. promises
Warner Bros. Records says it is about to unveil two projects by the late megastar Prince that include previously unreleased material.
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 4 P.M.
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