Entertainment News

  • DiCaprio, Pitt and Damon all turned down roles in ‘Brokeback Mountain’, director says
    (L-R) Ledger, Lee, Gyllenhaal - Photo by Eric CATARINA/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- It's hard to picture anyone in the leading roles for 2005's Brokeback Mountain besides Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal, but one director had other plans.Before the film came to Ang Lee to direct, Gus Van Sant ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 19, 2018
  • More than 140 survivors of sexual abuse honored with Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPYs
    ABC Image Group LA(LOS ANGELES) -- Racecar driver Danica Patrick became the first female host of the ESPYs Wednesday night. But that achievement wasn't the only moment that will have people talking tomorrow, later this week -- and even for years to come.The "hero" Parkland coaches, an embattled Hall of ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 19, 2018
  • Sherri Shepherd says she’s very much like her ‘Trial & Error’ character
    Photo by: Sergei Bachlakov/Warner Bros/NBCSherri Shepherd makes her return tonight on NBC's crime mockumentary, Trial & Error, where she will once again play researcher and paralegal Anne Flatch, a woman who suffers from various disorders. During the first season, Shepherd's character took on a new affliction each week, like such real-life ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 19, 2018
  • Former DJ Adrian Cronauer, portrayed by Robin Williams in ‘Good Morning, Vietnam’, dead at 79
    Getty Images/Bettmann(VIRGINIA) -- Adrian Cronauer, the disc jockey whose military stint became the inspiration for Robin Williams in Good Morning Vietnam, has died at 79 years old. Jeff Hunt, who hired Cronauer at Roanoke FM station WPVR, confirmed the DJ's Wednesday passing to the Roanoke Times. Hunt explained Cronauer had ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 19, 2018
  • Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ gets earlier release date
    ABC RadioLOS ANGELES -- Sony Pictures has moved Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in Hollywood up a couple of weeks, from August 9, 2019 to July 26, 2019, according to Variety. The trade speculates the change was made to avoid controversy over the release coinciding with the 50th anniversary ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 19, 2018
  • Warner Bros. will screen ‘The Dark Knight’ in IMAX for 10th anniversary engagement
    Warner Bros.(LOS ANGELES) -- Warner Bothers is marking the 10th anniversary of Christopher Nolan's groundbreaking film, The Dark Knight, by bringing it to four select IMAX locations for an exclusive, one-week engagement, beginning August 24, it was announced Wednesday. The movie, led by the late Heath Ledger's Oscar-winning turn as ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 19, 2018
  • 50 Cent discusses backlash he faced over Terry Crews comments
    ABC/Paula Lobo(NEW YORK) -- Actor-rapper 50 Cent addressed the backlash he's received for making light of fellow actor Terry Crews' claim that he was groped by a Hollywood executive, telling The View that he would, "never make fun of any sexual assault victim." "I wasn't looking at Terry Crews that way, at ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 18, 2018
  • Busta Rhymes says he’s a “super fan” of ‘Game of Thrones’ star Peter Dinklage, applauds his talent as undercover emcee
    PepsiCo(NEW YORK) -- Busta Rhymes' catchy freestyle on Chris Brown's 2011 hit song, "Look At Me Now," is arguably one of the rapper's most memorable efforts. So when Doritos decided to team up with the legendary rapper, it was a seemingly easy decision to use his rap freestyle from ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 18, 2018
  • ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ hitting home in September
    Lucasfilm(LOS ANGELES) -- Lucasfilm has announced that Solo: A Star Wars Story, will be released on HD digital download on September 14, and on Blu-ray 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, DVD and On-Demand on Sept. 25. Directed by Oscar winner Ron Howard, the second "stand-alone" Star Wars story stars Alden Erenreich ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 18, 2018
  • Danica Patrick will make history tonight as the first woman to host the ESPYs
    ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Sports and entertainment collide Wednesday night at the ESPYs, hosted by racing star Danica Patrick. Danica will also be making history as the first woman ever to host the show -- a change she tells ABC News is long overdue. "The fact that the show has ... read more
    EntertaimentJuly 18, 2018