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Stephen Colbert needs a haircut, too

Stephen Colbert needs a haircut, too

Stephen Colbert feels your at-home hair troubles. After several weeks of abiding by the order to stay home amid the coronavirus pandemic, Colbert showed off his overgrown locks in a photo shared on Twitter. “I might need a haircut #HeatMiser,” he wrote, a reference to a character in the 1974 film “The Year Without A…

Jim Gaffigan and his wife are trying to feed New York’s front line

Jim Gaffigan and his wife are trying to feed New York’s front line

There’s a hospital in New York that holds a very special place in the hearts of comedian Jim Gaffigan and his wife, Jeannie Gaffigan. Manhattan’s Mt. Sinai Hospital is where Jeannie had a near-fatal brain tumor removed in 2017. She credits her life to the doctors and nurses there, which is why she and her…

‘Modern Family’ signs off amid a crisis, like ‘The Cosby Show’ did in 1992

‘Modern Family’ signs off amid a crisis, like ‘The Cosby Show’ did in 1992

“Modern Family” says goodbye Wednesday night, with the Emmy-winning sitcom’s series finale offering a potential welcome distraction from unsettling current events. Just as another family comedy, “The Cosby Show,” did almost 30 years ago. “Modern Family,” the ABC series, will air a final one-hour episode — following a retrospective of the program’s 11-year, 250-episode run…

Comedians find new ways to their audience amid the coronavirus outbreak

Comedians find new ways to their audience amid the coronavirus outbreak

The jokes are still out there just waiting to be heard. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the biggest names in comedy united on April 4 to livestream material and raise money for newer comics whose gigs are now gone Marc Maron, Ray Romano, Whitney Cummings, Adam Sandler, Nikki Glaser and Patton Oswalt were just a…

‘At Home With Olaf’ arrives just in time to warm our lonely hearts

‘At Home With Olaf’ arrives just in time to warm our lonely hearts

Disney Animation is debuting a series of weekly animated shorts called, “At Home With Olaf.” Starring the snowman from “Frozen,” Hyrum Osmond animated the series, while Josh Gad resumed his role as the voice of Olaf. Both are working from their homes, Gad revealed on Twitter. Gad said that Jennifer Lee, the head of Disney…

Demi Moore, Bruce Willis and their kids post matching pajama pic from isolation

Demi Moore, Bruce Willis and their kids post matching pajama pic from isolation

Bruce Willis and Demi Moore are showing us how to self-isolate in style. The actors posed for a photo wearing matching pajamas alongside their daughter, Scout Willis and her sister, Tallulah Willis’ boyfriend, Dillon Buss. Tallulah captioned the photo, “chaotic neutral.” Even the dog had its own matching green striped top. In one of her…

‘Fleabag’ stage production coming to Amazon as part of charity effort

If you never had a chance to see “Fleabag” while it was gracing the stage, here’s your chance. Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Amazon, home to the acclaimed TV series, are making the theater production available for streaming for a limited time as part of a fundraising effort for multiple charities providing Covid-19 relief. “I hope this…

Late-night hosts unite for Covid-19 relief concert

Late-night hosts unite for Covid-19 relief concert

Global Citizen and the World Health Organization announced a virtual benefit concert on Monday. The event, titled “One World: Together At Home,” is set for April 18 and will be co-hosted by Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert. Scheduled performers include Alanis Morissette, Andrea Bocelli, Billie Eilish, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day, Burna…

Jay Benedict, ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ actor, dies from coronavirus

Jay Benedict, ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ actor, dies from coronavirus

“The Dark Knight Rises” actor Jay Benedict has died from the coronavirus, his management team announced. “It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear client Jay Benedict, who this afternoon lost his battle with COVID-19. Our thoughts are with his family,” the company account tweeted Saturday. Benedict also acted in…

Duran Duran’s John Taylor says he’s recovered from coronavirus

Duran Duran’s John Taylor has revealed that he tested positive for the coronavirus and has recovered. The bassist from the ’80s band with hits like “Girls on Film” and “Hungry Like the Wolf” took to Instagram to reveal the news. “DEAR FRIENDS OF MINE after giving some thought to this, I have decided to share…

Singer Duffy says she was drugged, taken to another country and raped

Singer Duffy says she was drugged, taken to another country and raped

Duffy has revealed harrowing details of a four-week ordeal during which she says she was drugged at a restaurant on her birthday, taken to a foreign country and raped by an unnamed attacker. In a post on her own website, the Welsh singer said she was making the details public in order to free herself…

Lionel Richie remembers his friend Kenny Rogers in ACM concert

Lionel Richie remembers his friend Kenny Rogers in ACM concert

Some of country music’s biggest names came together to celebrate the late Kenny Rogers on Sunday night. During the “ACM Presents: Our Country” concert, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie paid tribute to the country music legend. But it was Richie who had everyone reaching for the Kleenex when he sang their…

John Krasinski surprises young ‘Hamilton’ fan with a cast reunion

John Krasinski surprised one young Broadway fan with her ultimate wish on his “Some Good News” show. The actor and his wife, actress Emily Blunt, appeared together on the second episode of his YouTube show, where they treated a 9-year-old “Hamilton” fan to a Zoom session with the original Broadway cast, including Leslie Odom Jr.,…

Kiefer Sutherland remembers his mom Shirley Douglas

Kiefer Sutherland remembers his mom Shirley Douglas

Kiefer Sutherland paid tribute to his mom, actress Shirley Douglas, who died over the weekend, Sutherland said. “Early this morning my mother, Shirley Douglas, passed away due to complications surrounding pneumonia (not related to COVID19),” Sutherland shared in a post on Twitter Sunday. He called his mom “extraordinary,” and said she had led a great…

Rita Wilson performs for first time after coronavirus diagnosis at virtual NASCAR event

Rita Wilson performs for first time after coronavirus diagnosis at virtual NASCAR event

Nearly four weeks after revealing her coronavirus diagnosis, Rita Wilson made a beautiful comeback by performing the national anthem for NASCAR’s iRacing event Sunday. With a simple guitar track accompanying her, the actress sang in an earnest tone, a contrast to her playful rap performance of “Hip Hop Hooray” she blessed us with last month…