Entertainment News

  • Amanda Seales breaks down misconceptions about MLK and why his approach was needed
    Craig Blankenhorn/HBO(NEW YORK) -- As Amanda Seales gears up for the premiere of her first comedy special on HBO, the Insecure star is also weighing in on the significance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and what people often get wrong about the legendary civil right leader. ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 21, 2019
  • Michael C. Hall to star in Super Bowl Skittles ad, to be performed as a live Broadway musical
    Mars, Incorporated(NEW YORK) -- Skittles is taking its Super Bowl ad to the next level with the help of Michael C. Hall and the Great White Way. The Dexter actor is starring in Skittles Commercial: The Broadway Musical, an ad set to be performed in front of a live ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 21, 2019
  • Matthew McConaughey took his son to a BTS concert and had “a blast”
    ABC/Nicole Wilder(LOS ANGELES) -- Matthew McConaughey is a newly minted member of the BTS Army. During his appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Monday, the actor says he got his 10-year-old son Levi tickets to the see the K-pop boy band and ended up having “a blast” ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 21, 2019
  • Donald Trump ends shutdown for hamberders in ‘SNL’ game of ‘Deal or No Deal’
    Will Heath/NBC(NEW YORK) -- The first Saturday Night Live of the new year opened with President Donald Trump playing a game of Deal or No Deal -- in a bid to end the longest government shutdown in history. "We decided to do this in the only format you understand: ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 21, 2019
  • ‘Glass’ scares up $40.58 million opening to top MLK weekend box office
    Universal(HOLLYWOOD) -- Glass fell short of expectations, but still managed to top the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend box office with and estimated $40.58 million between Friday and Sunday. The the third and final installment in M. Night Shyamalan's Unbreakable series, which stars Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson and James McAvoy ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 21, 2019
  • “Holmes & Watson,” “Gotti,” President Donald Trump among nominees for 2019 Razzie Awards
    L-R: John C. Reilly and Will Ferrell in "Holmes & Watson"; Giles Keyte/© 2018 CTMG, Inc.(HOLLYWOOD) -- The Oscar nominations come out tomorrow, which means today, it's the nominations for the Razzies. The Razzies -- or Golden Raspberry Awards, officially -- celebrate the very worst in movies for the past ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 21, 2019
  • Alan Alda on living with Parkinson’s disease: “I just try to make the best of what’s in front of me”
    Photo by Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Radio Hall of Fame(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of receiving the the Life Achievement Award at the upcoming Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 27, former M*A*S*H star Alan Alda has given an upbeat interview to People. The 82-year-old actor, who was diagnosed with ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 18, 2019
  • Sebastian Maniscalco talks fans, ‘Green Book’, and booking Madison Square Garden
    Netflix(NEW YORK) -- This weekend, comedian Sebastian Maniscalco reaches the career apex that only a handful of stand-up comics ever have: playing New York's Madison Square Garden. The comedian takes his Stay Hungry tour to one of the most famous venues in the world Saturday and Sunday night. "[T]hat was ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 18, 2019
  • Harvey Weinstein and attorney Benjamin Brafman part ways
    Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Harvey Weinstein's criminal defense lawyer Benjamin Brafman announced his intention to withdraw as counsel for the embattled movie mogul in a joint statement obtained by ABC News on Thursday. Weinstein authorized Brafman to formally notify Judge James Burke, who is overseeing Weinstein's criminal case in ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 18, 2019
  • ‘Happy Death Day 2U’ changes release date to avoid Parkland shooting anniversary
    Universal Pictures(LOS ANGELES) -- Universal Pictures has changed the release date for its upcoming slasher movie Happy Death Day 2U from February 14th to the 13th to so it won't coincide with the first anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, according to Miami ABC affiliate WPLG ... read more
    EntertaimentJanuary 18, 2019