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  • Meghan Markle is cold calling Americans to encourage them to vote
    ABC News/Frame Grab via Getty Image(LOS ANGELES) -- Imagine receiving a call from an unknown number and find yourself discussin the November 3 election with none other than Meghan Markle.  According to her pal Gloria Steinem, that's exactly how the Duchess of Sussex spent her time. Steinem says that Markle, 39, employed her bold ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 22, 2020
  • Gabrielle Union to host an all-Black cast reading of ‘Friends’ starring Sterling K. Brown, Uzo Aduba and more
    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Gabrielle Union is helping to reimagine the popular sitcom Friends for a more diverse generation. On Monday it was announced that Union will host an all-Black cast reading of Friends featuring Sterling K. Brown, Ryan Bathe, Uzo Aduba, Aisha Hinds, Kendrick Sampson, and Jeremy Pope. The virtual event will take place ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • Emmy ratings sink to all-time low
    ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- The 72nd Annual Emmy Awards pulled off a virtual ceremony pretty much without a hitch last night, but it failed to bring in the ratings.According to Deadline, viewership fell to an all-time low, with 6.1 million viewers and a 1.2 rating among adults 18-49 in ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • Zach Braff says Emmys “passed” on including Nick Cordero in In Memoriam tribute
    Walter McBride/FilmMagic(LOS ANGELES) -- Zach Braff is disappointed that the Emmys In Memoriam tribute left out his good friend, actor Nick Cordero, who passed away from COVID-19 complications in July."For those wondering: The Emmys chose to leave Nick Cordero out of the memorial montage," Braff tweeted on Monday. ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • Regina King makes a statement with her Emmy win in honor of Breonna Taylor
    ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- Regina King made a statement with her fashion choice during the 2020 virtual Emmys Awards Sunday night, wearing a shirt that featured the "likeness" of Breonna Taylor, the emergency medical technician who was shot to death by Louisville Police in her home in March. The shirt read "Say Her Name," ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • Watch the first trailer to Steve McQueen’s ‘Small Axe’ starring Letitia Wright and John Boyega
    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The trailer for Oscar winner Steve McQueen's Amazon anthology series, Small Axe, has officially been released. The new series, which consists of five powerful films, all center on London’s West Indian community from the late 1960s through the mid 1980s. John Boyega, who stars in one of the films, ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • Zendaya makes history with her first Emmy Award for HBO’s ‘Euphoria’
    ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- Who knew, that in 2015, actress Viola Davis would have paved the way for young Zendaya to become the second Black woman to win an Emmy for outstanding lead actress in a drama series and the youngest winner in that category overall. At the 72nd annual Emmy Awards Sunday ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • John Oliver says fifth Emmy win is nice, but being named after a sewage plant is way better
    ABC/Frank Ockenfels(LOS ANGELES) -- In the ongoing tit-for-tat between late night host John Oliver and the city of Danbury, Connecticut -- the Last Week Tonight with John Oliver star couldn't help but shout out the city he loves to hate while celebrating his fifth Emmy win. Oliver took ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • Ellen DeGeneres addresses toxic workplace claims during show’s season 18 premiere: “I take responsibility”
    Doug Inglish/ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.(LOS ANGELES) -- As she promised, Ellen DeGeneres took time during the season 18 premiere of her talk show Monday to address the allegations of toxic workplace culture and her own allegedly unkind behavior that have dogged her all summer.“As you may have ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020
  • First trailer for Disney+ series ‘WandaVision’ debuts during Emmys
    Disney+(LOS ANGELES) -- The first trailer for the Disney+ series WandaVision debuted during the Emmys broadcast Sunday night. The show stars Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany reprising their roles as Wanda Maximoff and Vision from Marvel’s Avengers series. The trailer begins with Wanda and Vision ... read more
    EntertaimentSeptember 21, 2020