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Jimmy Kimmel’s 3-month-old son “doing great” after open-heart surgery, shares 1st photo since emotional monologue

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Jimmy Kimmel took to Twitter Friday to provide an update on his three-month-old son Billy and to share a photo of the infant, the first since Kimmel's emotional opening monologue in May, when he revealed   ... Read More

“Star Trek: Discovery,” “Ready Player One,” and “Stranger Things Season 2” trailers premiere at Comic-Con

Sonequa Martin-Green as Lt. Commander Michael Burnham; CBS Interactive/Jan Thijs(SAN DIEGO) -- San Diego Comic-Con wrapped up this weekend and as is standard, the entertainment industry rolled out new trailers for some of the most anticipated movies and TV   ... Read More

Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok,” “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Black Panther” steal the show at Comic-Con

(Back row L - R) Actors Jeff Goldblum, Karl Urban, Tessa Thompson, Rachel House, (front row L-R) Mark Ruffalo, director Taika Waititi, actors Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston from Marvel Studios’ ‘Thor: Ragnarok' at the San Diego Comic-Con   ... Read More

“Game of Thrones” recap: “Stormborn”

HBO/Helen Sloane(LOS ANGELES) -- (SPOILERS AHEAD) On episode two of Game of Thrones' seventh season, Daenerys, Cersei and Jon Snow meet with their respective allies, Samwell Tarly tries to help Jorah Mormont out of a scaly situation, Arya   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” victorious at the box office with $50.5 million weekend

(L-R) JAMES D'ARCY as Colonel Winnant and KENNETH BRANAGH as Commander Bolton -- Warner Bros. Pictures 2017(NEW YORK) -- Dunkirk marched to the top of the weekend box office with an estimated $50.5 million debut. Overseas, the film --   ... Read More

Ben Affleck disputes rumors he’s giving up on Batman

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Ben Affleck surprised the comic world's biggest fans at Saturday's Comic-Con International in San Diego.The actor, who debuted as Batman in last March's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, appeared alongside his Justice League co-stars,   ... Read More

‘Home Alone’ and ‘Sopranos’ actor John Heard dead at 71

Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor John Heard [herd], perhaps best known as the dad in the first two Home Alone movies, and for an Emmy-nominated role in TV’s The Sopranos, died Friday.  California’s Santa Clara County   ... Read More

Creators of HBO’s “Confederate” respond to backlash

(L-R) David Benioff and D. B. Weiss -- Getty Images/Steve Granitz(LOS ANGELES) -- When HBO announced it would be producing a new series, Confederate, involving an alternate timeline in which the south has seceded and slavery still exists,   ... Read More

“Insecure” cast says the HBO series hits close to home

HBO/Anne Marie Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- With the second season of Insecure set to premiere on Sunday, the cast of the hit HBO series is weighing in on their connection to their characters. In addition to sharing how the show   ... Read More

Bubble blows up: Rihanna invades your multiplex today in “Valerian”

(L-R) "Valerian" director Luc Besson, Rihanna -- Credit: Eric Charbonneau(LOS ANGELES) -- Rihanna Navy, get hyped: your girl is landing at your local multiplex this weekend.The singer stars in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, a   ... Read More

Kerry Washington to receive Women Making History award

Getty Images/Taylor Hill(LOS ANGELES) -- Kerry Washington is set to be honored for her significant contributions in film and television.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Washington is one of three recipients of the sixth annual Woman Making History awards,   ... Read More

Disney Channel’s “Descendants 2” promises more action, more music and more villains

Disney Channel - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Sometimes it’s good to be bad. The Villain Kids -- aka VKs -- are back for more wicked fun in Descendants 2, the sequel to Disney Channel’s popular 2015 film following the   ... Read More

“Girls Trip” Co-Star Kofi Siriboe has “the hugest crush” on co-star Jada Pinkett Smith

Universal - 2017(NEW YORK) --  Kofi Siriboe can confidentially say that one of the highlights of his young life is playing Jada Pinkett Smith's love interest in the new romantic movie comedy, Girls Trip.Girls Trip stars Pinkett Smith, Regina   ... Read More

Will Smith geeks out over “Star Wars” at Comic-Con

Getty Images/Albert L. Ortega(SAN DIEGO) -- At Comic-Con, everyone's a fan, even multimillionaire celebrity superstar actors like Will Smith.  Smith was on hand at the annual event in San Diego to promote his new project, Bright -- Netflix's first big   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” and “Girls Trip” among this week’s new releases

(L-R) HARRY STYLES as Alex, ANEURIN BARNARD as Gibson and FIONN WHITEHEAD as Tommy in the Warner Bros. Pictures action thriller "DUNKIRK," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.(LOS ANGELES) -- Opening nationwide on Friday:* Dunkirk -- Christopher Nolan's latest thriller   ... Read More

John Boyega laments lack of racial diversity in “Game of Thrones”

Lucasfilm - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Star Wars actor John Boyega is calling out fantasy shows like Game of Thrones for what he describes as their lack of diversity."There are no black people on Game of Thrones," he said in   ... Read More

O.J. Simpson granted parole

Getty Images(NEVADA) -- O.J. Simpson, who's been behind bars for the past eight years in Nevada, has been granted parole.  The earliest the former football star could leave prison is October 1.Simpson, 70, was sentenced in 2008 to a   ... Read More

Just in time for Comic-Con, a new trailer for “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation - 2017/Giles Keyte(SAN DIEGO) -- 20th Century Fox has released the second official trailer for the sequel to its massive 2014 sleeper hit Kingsman: The Secret Service.Kingsman: The Golden Circle sees Taron Egerton's newly   ... Read More

Kevin Hart laughs off cheating allegations

ABC/Ida Mae Astute(LOS ANGELES) -- Kevin Hart doesn't seem fazed by his rumored cheating scandal.After a video surfaced online of the actor allegedly making out with an unidentified woman in the backseat of a car, the actor has shared   ... Read More

What’s next for the Spider-Man cinematic universe?

©2017 CTMG, Inc.(NEW YORK) --Sony is wasting no time trying to build on the success of Spider-Man: Homecoming’s blockbuster opening weekend -- the movie, starring Tom Holland as the web-slinger, grossed more than $480 million worldwide to date.A stand-alone film   ... Read More

O.J. Simpson could be granted parole today

Getty News Images(NEVADA) -- He's spent nine years behind bars, but O.J. Simpson could be granted his freedom today. Simpson is scheduled for a parole hearing today at the Lovelock correctional facility in Lovelock, Nevada, where the former football star and   ... Read More

“Game of Thrones” creators launching new HBO series, “Confederate”

HBO - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- There may not be any dragons showing up, but a new, forthcoming series from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss sound like it will be no less dark and fantasy-filled. On Wednesday HBO announced that   ... Read More

Ryan Seacrest officially signs on as host of ABC’s “American Idol” reboot

Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and TV Distribution(NEW YORK) -- Seacrest...in!  Kelly Ripa made the news official Thursday morning on Live with Kelly and Ryan: Ryan Seacrest is the new host of ABC's reboot of American Idol.
"I'm happy to
  ... Read More

Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker joining “Empire” for multi-episode role

Getty Images-Corbis/Rune Hellestad(NEW YORK) -- Empire is adding some more star power.  When the show returns for fourth season in September is will have Oscar winner Forest Whitaker on board.Whitaker, who won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Ugandan   ... Read More

Jennifer Lawrence becomes ill during Broadway show

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Lawrence had an embarrassing moment while catching a performance of Olivia Wilde’s edgy Broadway play 1984, on Monday, when she became violently ill.Midway through the show, the Hunger Games star “bolted   ... Read More

Watch now: Ian McKellen, Thandie Newton, Gillian Anderson “audition” for British Airways safety film

(L-R): Sir Ian McKellen, Warwick Davis - Photo: British Airways(LONDON) -- While most air travelers ignore the in-flight safety film when they fly, British Airways is hoping to change that by enlisting A-List talent to star in their new   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” star Branagh welcomes early Oscar buzz, since a war movie is “a tough sell”

(L-R) JAMES D'ARCY as Colonel Winnant and KENNETH BRANAGH as Commander Bolton -- Warner Bros. Pictures 2017(NEW YORK) -- Dunkirk, the Christopher Nolan film about World War II's Operation Dynamo, opens Friday, and it's already generating serious Oscar   ... Read More

Watch: Tyler Perry returns in “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween” teaser-trailer

Tyler Perry ("Madea") in Lionsgate Home Entertainment's "Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween"(NEW YORK) -- Madea is back, and even scarier!Lionsgate has released the first teaser-trailer for Tyler Perry's Boo 2! A Madea Halloween, the 10th film to   ... Read More

Alec Baldwin weighs in on “Trump fatigue,” both political and physical

NBC/Will Heath(NEW YORK) -- Alec Baldwin's impersonation of Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live, both as an unlikely presidential candidate and now as president, earned the actor recent Emmy nominations, and a huge career boost. However, it came at a cost, the   ... Read More

“Bachelorette” Rachel Lindsay reveals “code name” for her fiance, says, “I’m so ready for it to be over with”

(LOS ANGELES) -- Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay has found love on the ABC reality show, but of course, she can't say with whom...yet.  That's why she's anxious for the show to end, so she and her fiance can go public."I'm so ready for   ... Read More

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Jimmy Kimmel’s 3-month-old son “doing great” after open-heart surgery, shares 1st photo since emotional monologue

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Jimmy Kimmel took to Twitter Friday to provide an update on his three-month-old son Billy and to share a photo of the infant, the first since Kimmel's emotional opening monologue in May, when he revealed   ... Read More

“Star Trek: Discovery,” “Ready Player One,” and “Stranger Things Season 2” trailers premiere at Comic-Con

Sonequa Martin-Green as Lt. Commander Michael Burnham; CBS Interactive/Jan Thijs(SAN DIEGO) -- San Diego Comic-Con wrapped up this weekend and as is standard, the entertainment industry rolled out new trailers for some of the most anticipated movies and TV   ... Read More

Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok,” “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Black Panther” steal the show at Comic-Con

(Back row L - R) Actors Jeff Goldblum, Karl Urban, Tessa Thompson, Rachel House, (front row L-R) Mark Ruffalo, director Taika Waititi, actors Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston from Marvel Studios’ ‘Thor: Ragnarok' at the San Diego Comic-Con   ... Read More

“Game of Thrones” recap: “Stormborn”

HBO/Helen Sloane(LOS ANGELES) -- (SPOILERS AHEAD) On episode two of Game of Thrones' seventh season, Daenerys, Cersei and Jon Snow meet with their respective allies, Samwell Tarly tries to help Jorah Mormont out of a scaly situation, Arya   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” victorious at the box office with $50.5 million weekend

(L-R) JAMES D'ARCY as Colonel Winnant and KENNETH BRANAGH as Commander Bolton -- Warner Bros. Pictures 2017(NEW YORK) -- Dunkirk marched to the top of the weekend box office with an estimated $50.5 million debut. Overseas, the film --   ... Read More

Ben Affleck disputes rumors he’s giving up on Batman

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Ben Affleck surprised the comic world's biggest fans at Saturday's Comic-Con International in San Diego.The actor, who debuted as Batman in last March's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, appeared alongside his Justice League co-stars,   ... Read More

‘Home Alone’ and ‘Sopranos’ actor John Heard dead at 71

Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor John Heard [herd], perhaps best known as the dad in the first two Home Alone movies, and for an Emmy-nominated role in TV’s The Sopranos, died Friday.  California’s Santa Clara County   ... Read More

Creators of HBO’s “Confederate” respond to backlash

(L-R) David Benioff and D. B. Weiss -- Getty Images/Steve Granitz(LOS ANGELES) -- When HBO announced it would be producing a new series, Confederate, involving an alternate timeline in which the south has seceded and slavery still exists,   ... Read More

“Insecure” cast says the HBO series hits close to home

HBO/Anne Marie Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- With the second season of Insecure set to premiere on Sunday, the cast of the hit HBO series is weighing in on their connection to their characters. In addition to sharing how the show   ... Read More

Bubble blows up: Rihanna invades your multiplex today in “Valerian”

(L-R) "Valerian" director Luc Besson, Rihanna -- Credit: Eric Charbonneau(LOS ANGELES) -- Rihanna Navy, get hyped: your girl is landing at your local multiplex this weekend.The singer stars in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, a   ... Read More

Kerry Washington to receive Women Making History award

Getty Images/Taylor Hill(LOS ANGELES) -- Kerry Washington is set to be honored for her significant contributions in film and television.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Washington is one of three recipients of the sixth annual Woman Making History awards,   ... Read More

Disney Channel’s “Descendants 2” promises more action, more music and more villains

Disney Channel - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Sometimes it’s good to be bad. The Villain Kids -- aka VKs -- are back for more wicked fun in Descendants 2, the sequel to Disney Channel’s popular 2015 film following the   ... Read More

“Girls Trip” Co-Star Kofi Siriboe has “the hugest crush” on co-star Jada Pinkett Smith

Universal - 2017(NEW YORK) --  Kofi Siriboe can confidentially say that one of the highlights of his young life is playing Jada Pinkett Smith's love interest in the new romantic movie comedy, Girls Trip.Girls Trip stars Pinkett Smith, Regina   ... Read More

Will Smith geeks out over “Star Wars” at Comic-Con

Getty Images/Albert L. Ortega(SAN DIEGO) -- At Comic-Con, everyone's a fan, even multimillionaire celebrity superstar actors like Will Smith.  Smith was on hand at the annual event in San Diego to promote his new project, Bright -- Netflix's first big   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” and “Girls Trip” among this week’s new releases

(L-R) HARRY STYLES as Alex, ANEURIN BARNARD as Gibson and FIONN WHITEHEAD as Tommy in the Warner Bros. Pictures action thriller "DUNKIRK," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.(LOS ANGELES) -- Opening nationwide on Friday:* Dunkirk -- Christopher Nolan's latest thriller   ... Read More

John Boyega laments lack of racial diversity in “Game of Thrones”

Lucasfilm - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Star Wars actor John Boyega is calling out fantasy shows like Game of Thrones for what he describes as their lack of diversity."There are no black people on Game of Thrones," he said in   ... Read More

O.J. Simpson granted parole

Getty Images(NEVADA) -- O.J. Simpson, who's been behind bars for the past eight years in Nevada, has been granted parole.  The earliest the former football star could leave prison is October 1.Simpson, 70, was sentenced in 2008 to a   ... Read More

Just in time for Comic-Con, a new trailer for “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation - 2017/Giles Keyte(SAN DIEGO) -- 20th Century Fox has released the second official trailer for the sequel to its massive 2014 sleeper hit Kingsman: The Secret Service.Kingsman: The Golden Circle sees Taron Egerton's newly   ... Read More

Kevin Hart laughs off cheating allegations

ABC/Ida Mae Astute(LOS ANGELES) -- Kevin Hart doesn't seem fazed by his rumored cheating scandal.After a video surfaced online of the actor allegedly making out with an unidentified woman in the backseat of a car, the actor has shared   ... Read More

What’s next for the Spider-Man cinematic universe?

©2017 CTMG, Inc.(NEW YORK) --Sony is wasting no time trying to build on the success of Spider-Man: Homecoming’s blockbuster opening weekend -- the movie, starring Tom Holland as the web-slinger, grossed more than $480 million worldwide to date.A stand-alone film   ... Read More

O.J. Simpson could be granted parole today

Getty News Images(NEVADA) -- He's spent nine years behind bars, but O.J. Simpson could be granted his freedom today. Simpson is scheduled for a parole hearing today at the Lovelock correctional facility in Lovelock, Nevada, where the former football star and   ... Read More

“Game of Thrones” creators launching new HBO series, “Confederate”

HBO - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- There may not be any dragons showing up, but a new, forthcoming series from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss sound like it will be no less dark and fantasy-filled. On Wednesday HBO announced that   ... Read More

Ryan Seacrest officially signs on as host of ABC’s “American Idol” reboot

Disney/ABC Home Entertainment and TV Distribution(NEW YORK) -- Seacrest...in!  Kelly Ripa made the news official Thursday morning on Live with Kelly and Ryan: Ryan Seacrest is the new host of ABC's reboot of American Idol.
"I'm happy to
  ... Read More

Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker joining “Empire” for multi-episode role

Getty Images-Corbis/Rune Hellestad(NEW YORK) -- Empire is adding some more star power.  When the show returns for fourth season in September is will have Oscar winner Forest Whitaker on board.Whitaker, who won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Ugandan   ... Read More

Jennifer Lawrence becomes ill during Broadway show

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Lawrence had an embarrassing moment while catching a performance of Olivia Wilde’s edgy Broadway play 1984, on Monday, when she became violently ill.Midway through the show, the Hunger Games star “bolted   ... Read More

Watch now: Ian McKellen, Thandie Newton, Gillian Anderson “audition” for British Airways safety film

(L-R): Sir Ian McKellen, Warwick Davis - Photo: British Airways(LONDON) -- While most air travelers ignore the in-flight safety film when they fly, British Airways is hoping to change that by enlisting A-List talent to star in their new   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” star Branagh welcomes early Oscar buzz, since a war movie is “a tough sell”

(L-R) JAMES D'ARCY as Colonel Winnant and KENNETH BRANAGH as Commander Bolton -- Warner Bros. Pictures 2017(NEW YORK) -- Dunkirk, the Christopher Nolan film about World War II's Operation Dynamo, opens Friday, and it's already generating serious Oscar   ... Read More

Watch: Tyler Perry returns in “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween” teaser-trailer

Tyler Perry ("Madea") in Lionsgate Home Entertainment's "Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween"(NEW YORK) -- Madea is back, and even scarier!Lionsgate has released the first teaser-trailer for Tyler Perry's Boo 2! A Madea Halloween, the 10th film to   ... Read More

Alec Baldwin weighs in on “Trump fatigue,” both political and physical

NBC/Will Heath(NEW YORK) -- Alec Baldwin's impersonation of Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live, both as an unlikely presidential candidate and now as president, earned the actor recent Emmy nominations, and a huge career boost. However, it came at a cost, the   ... Read More

“Bachelorette” Rachel Lindsay reveals “code name” for her fiance, says, “I’m so ready for it to be over with”

(LOS ANGELES) -- Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay has found love on the ABC reality show, but of course, she can't say with whom...yet.  That's why she's anxious for the show to end, so she and her fiance can go public."I'm so ready for   ... Read More

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