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The Peanuts gang is getting new life thanks to Apple

The Peanuts gang is getting new life thanks to Apple

The Peanuts gang is ready for some new adventures. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new series, specials and shorts based on the beloved characters from the animated world created by Charles M. Schulz, a source familiar with the deal tells CNN. Apple has yet to announce the name of its…

David Letterman’s Netflix show renewed for Season 2

David Letterman’s Netflix show renewed for Season 2

David Letterman is calling Netflix home for another season. Letterman’s Emmy-nominated series, “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction” has been picked up for a second season, the streamer announced Friday. The six-episode season will premiere in 2019, but no official date has been set. It’s not yet known who will be seated across from the…

Chris Pratt’s adorable birthday message to Katherine Schwarzenegger

Chris Pratt’s adorable birthday message to Katherine Schwarzenegger

Chris Pratt just professed his love for Katherine Schwarzenegger to the world. The actor, 39, who has been quietly dating Schwarzenegger for several months, took her 29th birthday as an opportunity to tell her — and their followers — that he’s “thrilled” they’re together. “Happy Birthday Chief! Your smile lights up the room,” he captioned…

Sondra Locke, Oscar-nominated actress, has died

Sondra Locke, Oscar-nominated actress, has died

Academy Award-nominated actress and director Sondra Locke, whose body of work included multiple collaborations with Clint Eastwood, has died. She was 74. Locke died in November at her home in Los Angeles, according to a death certificate obtained by CNN. She had been battling bone and breast cancer. Locke made her film debut in 1968’s…

Get a first look at the ‘Downton Abbey’ movie

Get a first look at the ‘Downton Abbey’ movie

“Downton Abbey” fans finally have their first look at the upcoming feature film based on the series. The cast of the Crawley family and their servants from the sixth and final season of the show return in the film. Julian Fellowes, who created “Downton Abbey,” wrote the screenplay. He’s producing the project, alongside Gareth Neame…

Kanye West accuses Drake of threatening him and his family

Kanye West accuses Drake of threatening him and his family

So much for that apology Kanye West offered Drake a few months ago. On Thursday West offered up a barrage of tweets, which at first seemed to point to the beef being settled between the rappers but then pivoted to West accusing Drake of threatening him and his family. The pair reportedly have had an…

Eliza Dushku received a secret settlement from CBS

Eliza Dushku received a secret settlement from CBS

Eliza Dushku reportedly received a confidential settlement of $9.5 million from CBS after she accused one of her co-stars of harassment. According to the New York Times, which reviewed details of the settlement included in a draft of a report into CBS workplace culture being conducted by outside counsel contracted by the network, the actress…

Nancy Wilson, legendary jazz singer, dead at 81

Nancy Wilson, legendary jazz singer, dead at 81

Nancy Wilson, a three-time Grammy-winning artist who called herself a “song stylist,” has died, her manager said. She was 81. Wilson passed away peacefully Thursday at her home after a long illness, her manager, Devra Hall Levy, said. The vocalist from Chillicothe, Ohio, initially focused on R&B music but later excelled at jazz ballads and…

Jerry Seinfeld says the Oscars lost in the Kevin Hart controversy

Jerry Seinfeld says the Oscars lost in the Kevin Hart controversy

Jerry Seinfeld is weighing in on Kevin Hart’s decision to step down as host of the next Academy Awards. “Kevin is in a position, because he’s a brilliant comedian, to kind of decide what he wants to do,” Seinfeld said in an interview for “Sunday Today with Willie Geist.” “He doesn’t have to step down,…

Taylor Swift makes an exciting birthday announcement

Taylor Swift makes an exciting birthday announcement

It’s December 13, and that means it’s Taylor Swift’s birthday. The singer, who turns 29, took to Instagram to make a special announcement: A film about her Reputation tour is coming to Netflix. “Thanks so much for all the birthday wishes!” Swift wrote in the caption. “Today I finally get to show you something we’ve…

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

Janet Jackson isn’t just in control; she’s now set to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The superstar is part of the class of 2019 for the prestigious honor and joins the Cure, Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Radiohead, Roxy Music and the Zombies. To be eligible, an individual artist or band…

Twitter loved Gayle King flirting with Lenny Kravitz

Twitter loved Gayle King flirting with Lenny Kravitz

It’s probably safe to say Gayle King likes Lenny Kravitz. The pair appeared Wednesday night on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen,” and Oprah’s bff got her flirt on with the handsome musician. It all started when King made a remark about Kravitz looking “hot and sexy,” while downplaying her own look. “I…

Taylor Swift reportedly used facial recognition to try to ID stalkers

Taylor Swift reportedly used facial recognition to try to ID stalkers

Taylor Swift reportedly has no shortage of stalkers, and an expert says she used facial recognition to try and identify them. Mike Downing, chief security officer of Oak View Group, an advisory board for concert venues including Madison Square Garden in New York and the Forum in Los Angeles, told Rolling Stone magazine a special…

Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards (almost) gives up booze

Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards (almost) gives up booze

Throughout a long and storied career in one of the most famous rock bands on the planet, Keith Richards has made no secret of his love of drink and drugs. Yet it now appears that the 74-year-old Rolling Stones guitarist has turned over something of a new leaf. After decades of legendary hedonism Richards has…

‘Springsteen on Broadway’ gives fans best seat in the house

‘Springsteen on Broadway’ gives fans best seat in the house

Bruce Springsteen enjoys a unique bond with his fans, one only heightened by his autobiography and Broadway run. For those who couldn’t see the latter, “Springsteen on Broadway” endeavors to give them the best seat in the house, a mission that the Netflix special surely fulfills for anyone who has ever yelled “Bruuuuuce” during one…

Chris Pratt, Tom Holland join Pixar’s ‘Onward’

Chris Pratt, Tom Holland join Pixar’s ‘Onward’

Ladies and gentlemen, prepare your emotions. Pixar has set a March 6, 2020 premiere date for it’s new original feature film, “Onward,” and announced four key voice cast members. Actor Tom Holland announced his casting on Instagram and teased his Marvel-ous co-star, later revealed to be Chris Pratt. “I’m so excited to be a part…

Post Malone Crocs sold out in minutes, again

Post Malone Crocs sold out in minutes, again

People are serious about their Post Malone footwear. The rapper’s latest collaboration with the foam clog company Crocs went on sale Tuesday and sold out in ten minutes. Yup, you read that right. The rapper, who wears the shoes religiously, took to Instagram to let his followers know they may be out of luck if…

Not a crazy idea: Oscars should consider an ensemble category

Not a crazy idea: Oscars should consider an ensemble category

After flirting with adding a “popular film” category, the Oscars might have an answer for bringing more sizzle to their show hiding in plain sight — at least if Wednesday’s Screen Actors Guild nominations are any guide — by introducing a “best ensemble” statue. Because SAG awards honor performers, its top prize is designated to…

Ellen DeGeneres considering ending her talk show

Ellen DeGeneres considering ending her talk show

Ellen DeGeneres is considering ending her run on daytime talk. DeGeneres told the New York Times in a new interview that she’s mulling what to do once her contract comes to an end in 2020. DeGeneres renewed her deal in 2016 but had been “close to declining” the offer that would have kept her in…