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Bette Midler to perform nominated “Mary Poppins Returns” song at Oscars

Steve Granitz/WireImage(HOLLYWOOD) -- The "special surprise guest" who will be performing the nominated song from Mary Poppins Returns at the Academy Awards is none other than Bette Midler.The entertainment legend tweeted the news on Saturday, writing, "So, (drum
  ... Read More

The truth is out there: David Duchovny takes his music overseas

Photo: Sean Mcglynn(NEW YORK) -- X-Files actor, director, and author David Duchovny recently released his second album, Every Third Thought, and is currently on tour overseas in support of it.After dates in the States, he and his   ... Read More

What’s the sitch? Kim Possible returns in live-action Disney Channel movie tonight

(L-R) Sadie Stanley, Sean Giambrone -- Disney Channel/Jeff Weddell (LOS ANGELES) -- Call me, beep me, if ya wanna reach me: Kim Possible is back!The beloved Disney animated series is getting the live action treatment with a brand new   ... Read More

The future is now: filmmakers made the world of ‘Alita’ real

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- The new sci-fi movie Alita: Battle Angel takes place in the year 2563 -- indeed, the opening shot cheekily transforms the familiar 20th Century Fox logo into 26th Century Fox -- but director   ... Read More

Regina King says she channeled her grandmother for her Oscar-nominated ‘Beale Street’ performance

ABC/Paula Lobo(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of the 91st annual Academy Awards, Regina King is talking about her Oscar-nominated performance in Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk.
While preparing for the critically-acclaimed role, King tells ABC Radio she
  ... Read More

‘Frozen 2’ is the most-watched animated trailer of all time

Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- When it comes to their excitement over the Disney's upcoming Frozen 2, fans just can't seem to "Let It Go."The teaser for the sequel to Disney's 2013 blockbuster attracted 116.4 million views in its
  ... Read More

Harvey Weinstein’s new lawyers considering postponement of rape trial

ABC Radio(NEW YORK) -- Harvey Weinstein's new legal team will reportedly seek a delay in the start date for his upcoming rape trial, according to Deadline.A month after taking over as Weinstein's attorneys Ronald Sullivan, Duncan Levin, Pam Mackey and Jose Baez -- ex-lawyer   ... Read More

Chicago police refute reports that Jussie Smollett staged his attack

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(CHICAGO) -- Thursday was a big day for developments in the Jussie Smollett attack investigation, including a denial by police in Chicago of media reports that they believed the Empire star staged the whole thing.“Media reports about the   ... Read More

Oscar winner Mo’Nique, Steve Harvey clash over “blackball” claims

Photo by: Aaron Poole/E! Entertainment/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- It was a heated discussion between Steve Harvey and Oscar-winning actress Mo'Nique. On Wednesday's Steve, Harvey addressed Mo'Nique's claims of being blackballed in Hollywood.In 2009,   ... Read More

Gabrielle Union recalls the time she almost drowned — but was saved by Regina King

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(LOS ANGELES) -- It's good to have friends like Regina King. In a Vanity Fair profile of the If Beale Street Could Talk actress, King's friend and fellow actress Gabrielle Union recalled the time King literally saved her   ... Read More

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Rebel Wilson’s “anti-romantic comedy” ‘Isn’t It Romantic’

ABC/Paula Lobo(NEW YORK) -- Rebel Wilson is proud to take on a new role in Hollywood with her film Isn't It Romantic.

The Australian actress and writer, best known for her parts in Pitch Perfect and Bridesmaids,   ... Read More

Tamar Braxton becomes the first African American to win ‘Celebrity Big Brother’

Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS ©2019 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved(LOS ANGELES) -- Tamar Braxton has officially made history. On Wednesday night the singer/reality star became the first African American housemate to win CBS' Celebrity Big Brother.
In
  ... Read More

Jussie Smollett takes down “doubters,” clarifies details of his attack, in sit down with ‘Good Morning America’

ABC(NEW YORK) -- Jussie Smollett spoke directly to his "doubters" in an exclusive interview with Robin Roberts that aired on Good Morning America Thursday, just over two weeks after the Empire star told police he was attacked in what   ... Read More

‘Alita: Battle Angel’ star says seeing herself onscreen as the motion-captured title character was “breathtaking” and “really [effing] cool!”

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox(NEW YORK) -- Alita: Battle Angel -- based upon the beloved graphic novel series by Yukito Kishiro and produced by Oscar winner James Cameron and directed by visionary Robert Rodriguez -- opens today.Set in the   ... Read More

‘The Bachelor’ himself, Colton Underwood, offers Valentine’s Day advice

ABC/Craig Sjodin(LOS ANGELES) -- Thursday is Valentine's Day, and one guy who knows a thing or two about how to romance someone is the current star of ABC's The Bachelor, Colton Underwood, who shared some his expertise with   ... Read More

Jussie Smollett tells ‘GMA’ “I don’t have any doubt” surveillance video shows his “attackers”

ABC/Stephen Green(NEW YORK) -- Empire star Jussie Smollett's sat down with Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, in his first televised interview since he claims he was attacked last month in what police are investigating as a hate crime.   ... Read More

‘Alita: Battle Angel’ gets a head start on the busy box office weekend

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox(NEW YORK) -- Opening nationwide Thursday:* Alita: Battle Angel -- Based upon the popular Japanese graphic novel series and produced by Oscar winner James Cameron, this futuristic film centers on the titular character, a cyborg brought   ... Read More

Spike Lee to direct Chadwick Boseman in Netflix veteran drama ‘Da 5 Bloods’

Lorenzo Bevilaqua, Randy Holmes/ABC(NEW YORK) -- Spike Lee has set his first post-BlacKkKlansman project and he's tapped a Wakandan king for the lead role.
According to Variety, Chadwick Boseman will star in Lee's Vietnam vet drama Da
  ... Read More

Number of female-led films hit record high in 2018, study finds

Warner Bros. Pictures/Barry Wetcher (LOS ANGELES) -- From Lady Gaga's Oscar-nominated turn in A Star Is Born to the female-led cast of Oceans 8, 2018 was a great year for women in movies, according to a study by the USC   ... Read More

Glenn Close says she’s “open to” working with Lady Gaga someday

ABC/Paula Lobo(LOS ANGELES) -- Lady Gaga and Glenn Close may be competing against each other at the Oscars this year, but that doesn’t mean they won’t work together in the future.In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter,   ... Read More

Let ‘Let It Go’ Go: Teaser trailer hits for ‘Frozen 2’

Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- For many parents, a day long hoped for has come: when their kids might start letting go of "Let It Go" from Frozen.That's because there's finally a teaser trailer for the sequel to the   ... Read More

Robert Rodriguez got to “make a James Cameron movie” with ‘Alita: Battle Angel’

(l-r) Producer James Cameron and Director Robert Rodriguez on the set of ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL/Rico Torres(NEW YORK) -- Alita: Battle Angel, a new film based on a beloved graphic novel series, opens Wednesday. The movie was a passion   ... Read More

“I’m freaking out!” Miley Cyrus to guest judge on ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ season premiere

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- It seems like such a perfect fit, it's a wonder it hasn't already happened.  Miley Cyrus will be a guest judge on the season 11 premiere of RuPaul's Drag Race."Are you freaking out?    ... Read More

Watch now: Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson in gender-bent ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ reboot ‘The Hustle’

Christian Black/© 2018 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All Rights Reserved.(LOS ANGELES) -- The first official trailer for The Hustle, starring Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson, just debuted.The comedy, a female take on the 1988 comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels   ... Read More

‘Isn’t It Romantic’ and ‘Happy Death Day 2U’ opening Wednesday

Rebel Wilson in "isn't It Romantic"; Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures(NEW YORK) -- Here are the movies opening nationwide Wednesday:* Happy Death Day 2U -- This sequel to the 2017 sci-fi-slasher movie Happy Death Day once again finds Tree Gelbman,   ... Read More

Octavia Spencer thriller ‘Ma’ gets summer release date

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Oscar winner Octavia Spencer is embracing a new, creepy persona in her upcoming film Ma.Spencer took to Instagram to share the new animated poster for suspense-thriller, which now has a release date of   ... Read More

Miley Cyrus fills in for husband Liam Hemsworth at ‘Isn’t It Romantic’ premiere

Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- People magazine reported kidney stones were what sidelined star Liam Hemsworth for the premiere of his latest film Isn't It Romantic on Monday night.However, he found an A-list substitute to walk   ... Read More

Is ABC developing another ‘black-ish’ spinoff, based on Tracee Ellis Ross’ character?

ABC/Bob D'Amico (LOS ANGELES) -- Kenya Barris' black-ish franchise may be growing.
Deadline reports that ABC is developing a possible black-ish prequel that will center on Tracee Ellis Ross' character, Rainbow Johnson.Right now, Bow will be the subject of
  ... Read More

“Nothing could be further from the truth”: Chris Pratt responds to Ellen Page’s claim that his church is anti-gay

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Chris Pratt is defending his church after actress and activist Ellen Page claimed that Pratt's place of worship is "infamously" anti-LGBTQ.Page, who is gay, criticized L.A.'s Zoe Church after The Hollywood Reporter published a   ... Read More

Zamunda forever: Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming to America’ sequel coming in August of 2020

TM & COPYRIGHT © 1988 BY PARAMOUNT PICTURES. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.(LOS ANGELES) -- It's been a long time coming, but Paramount Pictures has finally set a release date for the long-awaited sequel to Eddie Murphy's classic Coming to America   ... Read More

Main News Page


Bette Midler to perform nominated “Mary Poppins Returns” song at Oscars

Steve Granitz/WireImage(HOLLYWOOD) -- The "special surprise guest" who will be performing the nominated song from Mary Poppins Returns at the Academy Awards is none other than Bette Midler.The entertainment legend tweeted the news on Saturday, writing, "So, (drum
  ... Read More

The truth is out there: David Duchovny takes his music overseas

Photo: Sean Mcglynn(NEW YORK) -- X-Files actor, director, and author David Duchovny recently released his second album, Every Third Thought, and is currently on tour overseas in support of it.After dates in the States, he and his   ... Read More

What’s the sitch? Kim Possible returns in live-action Disney Channel movie tonight

(L-R) Sadie Stanley, Sean Giambrone -- Disney Channel/Jeff Weddell (LOS ANGELES) -- Call me, beep me, if ya wanna reach me: Kim Possible is back!The beloved Disney animated series is getting the live action treatment with a brand new   ... Read More

The future is now: filmmakers made the world of ‘Alita’ real

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- The new sci-fi movie Alita: Battle Angel takes place in the year 2563 -- indeed, the opening shot cheekily transforms the familiar 20th Century Fox logo into 26th Century Fox -- but director   ... Read More

Regina King says she channeled her grandmother for her Oscar-nominated ‘Beale Street’ performance

ABC/Paula Lobo(NEW YORK) -- Ahead of the 91st annual Academy Awards, Regina King is talking about her Oscar-nominated performance in Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk.
While preparing for the critically-acclaimed role, King tells ABC Radio she
  ... Read More

‘Frozen 2’ is the most-watched animated trailer of all time

Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- When it comes to their excitement over the Disney's upcoming Frozen 2, fans just can't seem to "Let It Go."The teaser for the sequel to Disney's 2013 blockbuster attracted 116.4 million views in its
  ... Read More

Harvey Weinstein’s new lawyers considering postponement of rape trial

ABC Radio(NEW YORK) -- Harvey Weinstein's new legal team will reportedly seek a delay in the start date for his upcoming rape trial, according to Deadline.A month after taking over as Weinstein's attorneys Ronald Sullivan, Duncan Levin, Pam Mackey and Jose Baez -- ex-lawyer   ... Read More

Chicago police refute reports that Jussie Smollett staged his attack

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(CHICAGO) -- Thursday was a big day for developments in the Jussie Smollett attack investigation, including a denial by police in Chicago of media reports that they believed the Empire star staged the whole thing.“Media reports about the   ... Read More

Oscar winner Mo’Nique, Steve Harvey clash over “blackball” claims

Photo by: Aaron Poole/E! Entertainment/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- It was a heated discussion between Steve Harvey and Oscar-winning actress Mo'Nique. On Wednesday's Steve, Harvey addressed Mo'Nique's claims of being blackballed in Hollywood.In 2009,   ... Read More

Gabrielle Union recalls the time she almost drowned — but was saved by Regina King

ABC/Lorenzo Bevilaqua(LOS ANGELES) -- It's good to have friends like Regina King. In a Vanity Fair profile of the If Beale Street Could Talk actress, King's friend and fellow actress Gabrielle Union recalled the time King literally saved her   ... Read More

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Rebel Wilson’s “anti-romantic comedy” ‘Isn’t It Romantic’

ABC/Paula Lobo(NEW YORK) -- Rebel Wilson is proud to take on a new role in Hollywood with her film Isn't It Romantic.

The Australian actress and writer, best known for her parts in Pitch Perfect and Bridesmaids,   ... Read More

Tamar Braxton becomes the first African American to win ‘Celebrity Big Brother’

Photo: Monty Brinton/CBS ©2019 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved(LOS ANGELES) -- Tamar Braxton has officially made history. On Wednesday night the singer/reality star became the first African American housemate to win CBS' Celebrity Big Brother.
In
  ... Read More

Jussie Smollett takes down “doubters,” clarifies details of his attack, in sit down with ‘Good Morning America’

ABC(NEW YORK) -- Jussie Smollett spoke directly to his "doubters" in an exclusive interview with Robin Roberts that aired on Good Morning America Thursday, just over two weeks after the Empire star told police he was attacked in what   ... Read More

‘Alita: Battle Angel’ star says seeing herself onscreen as the motion-captured title character was “breathtaking” and “really [effing] cool!”

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox(NEW YORK) -- Alita: Battle Angel -- based upon the beloved graphic novel series by Yukito Kishiro and produced by Oscar winner James Cameron and directed by visionary Robert Rodriguez -- opens today.Set in the   ... Read More

‘The Bachelor’ himself, Colton Underwood, offers Valentine’s Day advice

ABC/Craig Sjodin(LOS ANGELES) -- Thursday is Valentine's Day, and one guy who knows a thing or two about how to romance someone is the current star of ABC's The Bachelor, Colton Underwood, who shared some his expertise with   ... Read More

Jussie Smollett tells ‘GMA’ “I don’t have any doubt” surveillance video shows his “attackers”

ABC/Stephen Green(NEW YORK) -- Empire star Jussie Smollett's sat down with Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, in his first televised interview since he claims he was attacked last month in what police are investigating as a hate crime.   ... Read More

‘Alita: Battle Angel’ gets a head start on the busy box office weekend

Courtesy Twentieth Century Fox(NEW YORK) -- Opening nationwide Thursday:* Alita: Battle Angel -- Based upon the popular Japanese graphic novel series and produced by Oscar winner James Cameron, this futuristic film centers on the titular character, a cyborg brought   ... Read More

Spike Lee to direct Chadwick Boseman in Netflix veteran drama ‘Da 5 Bloods’

Lorenzo Bevilaqua, Randy Holmes/ABC(NEW YORK) -- Spike Lee has set his first post-BlacKkKlansman project and he's tapped a Wakandan king for the lead role.
According to Variety, Chadwick Boseman will star in Lee's Vietnam vet drama Da
  ... Read More

Number of female-led films hit record high in 2018, study finds

Warner Bros. Pictures/Barry Wetcher (LOS ANGELES) -- From Lady Gaga's Oscar-nominated turn in A Star Is Born to the female-led cast of Oceans 8, 2018 was a great year for women in movies, according to a study by the USC   ... Read More

Glenn Close says she’s “open to” working with Lady Gaga someday

ABC/Paula Lobo(LOS ANGELES) -- Lady Gaga and Glenn Close may be competing against each other at the Oscars this year, but that doesn’t mean they won’t work together in the future.In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter,   ... Read More

Let ‘Let It Go’ Go: Teaser trailer hits for ‘Frozen 2’

Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- For many parents, a day long hoped for has come: when their kids might start letting go of "Let It Go" from Frozen.That's because there's finally a teaser trailer for the sequel to the   ... Read More

Robert Rodriguez got to “make a James Cameron movie” with ‘Alita: Battle Angel’

(l-r) Producer James Cameron and Director Robert Rodriguez on the set of ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL/Rico Torres(NEW YORK) -- Alita: Battle Angel, a new film based on a beloved graphic novel series, opens Wednesday. The movie was a passion   ... Read More

“I’m freaking out!” Miley Cyrus to guest judge on ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ season premiere

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- It seems like such a perfect fit, it's a wonder it hasn't already happened.  Miley Cyrus will be a guest judge on the season 11 premiere of RuPaul's Drag Race."Are you freaking out?    ... Read More

Watch now: Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson in gender-bent ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ reboot ‘The Hustle’

Christian Black/© 2018 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All Rights Reserved.(LOS ANGELES) -- The first official trailer for The Hustle, starring Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson, just debuted.The comedy, a female take on the 1988 comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels   ... Read More

‘Isn’t It Romantic’ and ‘Happy Death Day 2U’ opening Wednesday

Rebel Wilson in "isn't It Romantic"; Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures(NEW YORK) -- Here are the movies opening nationwide Wednesday:* Happy Death Day 2U -- This sequel to the 2017 sci-fi-slasher movie Happy Death Day once again finds Tree Gelbman,   ... Read More

Octavia Spencer thriller ‘Ma’ gets summer release date

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Oscar winner Octavia Spencer is embracing a new, creepy persona in her upcoming film Ma.Spencer took to Instagram to share the new animated poster for suspense-thriller, which now has a release date of   ... Read More

Miley Cyrus fills in for husband Liam Hemsworth at ‘Isn’t It Romantic’ premiere

Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- People magazine reported kidney stones were what sidelined star Liam Hemsworth for the premiere of his latest film Isn't It Romantic on Monday night.However, he found an A-list substitute to walk   ... Read More

Is ABC developing another ‘black-ish’ spinoff, based on Tracee Ellis Ross’ character?

ABC/Bob D'Amico (LOS ANGELES) -- Kenya Barris' black-ish franchise may be growing.
Deadline reports that ABC is developing a possible black-ish prequel that will center on Tracee Ellis Ross' character, Rainbow Johnson.Right now, Bow will be the subject of
  ... Read More

“Nothing could be further from the truth”: Chris Pratt responds to Ellen Page’s claim that his church is anti-gay

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Chris Pratt is defending his church after actress and activist Ellen Page claimed that Pratt's place of worship is "infamously" anti-LGBTQ.Page, who is gay, criticized L.A.'s Zoe Church after The Hollywood Reporter published a   ... Read More

Zamunda forever: Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming to America’ sequel coming in August of 2020

TM & COPYRIGHT © 1988 BY PARAMOUNT PICTURES. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.(LOS ANGELES) -- It's been a long time coming, but Paramount Pictures has finally set a release date for the long-awaited sequel to Eddie Murphy's classic Coming to America   ... Read More

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