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Katharine McPhee Foster shares first photo of son

Katharine McPhee Foster shares first photo of son

Katharine McPhee Foster is enjoying being a first time mother. That was the message she shared over the weekend on her Instagram stories. The singer/actress posted a photo of her with her newborn son in a baby carrier with the caption “Just in case you were wondering… I love being a mommy!” The former “American…

Malala Yousafzai lands Apple TV+ deal and discusses her hope for International Women’s Day

Malala Yousafzai lands Apple TV+ deal and discusses her hope for International Women’s Day

Nobel laureate and activist Malala Yousafzai is teaming up with Apple TV+ to bring empowering content to the streaming platform. Yousafzai spoke to CNN about the partnership between the streaming service and her production company, Extracurricular, in a recent interview, saying that her multi-year deal will include everything from creating documentaries, comedies to children’s programming.…

Eminem releases new song after a TikTok campaign tries to ‘cancel’ him

Eminem releases new song after a TikTok campaign tries to ‘cancel’ him

Eminem has released a new song in response to a TikTok campaign that tried to “cancel” him. The song, “Tone Deaf,” also has an animated video. It’s included on the rapper’s 2020 album, “Music to Be Murdered By — Side B,” and is a response to a TikTok campaign that tried to cancel Eminem over…

Bruno Mars is begging the Grammys to let him perform

Bruno Mars is begging the Grammys to let him perform

Despite selling millions of records and winning countless awards, Bruno Mars is not too proud to beg. The singer is petitioning for his band, Silk Sonic, to become a last-minute addition to this year’s Grammys line-up. The “24K Magic” singer announced earlier this month that he and Anderson .Paak have teamed up on a project…

Critics Choice Awards 2021: See the full list of winners

The 26th annual Critics Choice Awards, which honor some of the best film and television of the year, were presented Sunday. See below for a full list of nominees with the winners indicated in bold. FILM Best Picture “Da 5 Bloods” “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” “Mank” “Minari” “News of the World” “Nomadland” — WINNER “One…

Grammys 2021 performers will include Taylor Swift, BTS and Billie Eilish

It’s official — Taylor Swift, BTS and Billie Eilish are among those who will be performing at the 2021 Grammys. The Recording Academy said Sunday that the artists will be “coming together, while still safely apart” for the awards show March 14. The ceremony, which celebrates the best in music, was postponed from January 31…

Bruno Mars defends himself against cultural appropriation accusations

Bruno Mars defends himself against cultural appropriation accusations

Bruno Mars has responded to accusations that he appropriates Black culture in his musical work. In an interview with The Breakfast Club on Friday, the Grammy award-winning artist said, “You can’t find an interview where I haven’t talked about the entertainers who have come before me. The only reason I’m here is because of James…

Jenna Dewan celebrates her ‘little angel baby’ in a birthday Instagram tribute

Jenna Dewan celebrates her ‘little angel baby’ in a birthday Instagram tribute

Jenna Dewan celebrated her baby boy’s first birthday in a heartwarming Instagram post, where she said her son brought with him “pure joy.” “Callum, you came into this world and changed it the instant you were here,” the actress said. “You bring everyone around you together like the bright shining sun and we all want…

Beyoncé shares an emotional tribute to her late fan, Lyric Chanel

Beyoncé shares an emotional tribute to her late fan, Lyric Chanel

Beyoncé shared an emotional video montage on Saturday to pay tribute to her late superfan, Lyric Chanel. Chanel, who was 13 years old, passed away on Friday morning after a battle with anaplastic ependymoma, a tumor that forms when cells in the central nervous system begin to multiply rapidly. In children, the tumor often occurs…

Eddie Murphy wants to go back to stand-up when the pandemic is over

Eddie Murphy wants to go back to stand-up when the pandemic is over

After three decades and multiple blockbuster movies, Eddie Murphy is planning a return to the medium that helped launch his acting career. The “Beverly Hills Cop” star has revealed that he wants to do new stand-up comedy performances once the pandemic ends. Appearing on SiriusXM’s podcast “Comedy Gold Minds with Kevin Hart” on Thursday, the…

Michelle Obama has a moving conversation with Dwyane Wade’s daughter, Zaya

Michelle Obama has a moving conversation with Dwyane Wade’s daughter, Zaya

Michelle Obama on Thursday held a virtual meeting with the teenage daughter of Dwayne Wade, Zaya Wade. The pair shared advice and discussed Obama’s recently released adaptation for young readers of her No. 1 best-selling memoir, “Becoming.” Zaya, 13, identifies as transgender. She asked Obama for advice for “teens who want to be themselves and…

Paris Hilton got an apology from Sarah Silverman for the jail jokes

Paris Hilton got an apology from Sarah Silverman for the jail jokes

All is well now between Paris Hilton and Sarah Silverman. The heiress/DJ has accepted an apology from Silverman for the comic publicly roasting her at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards. Silverman made jokes about Hilton who, at the time, was about to start a 45-day jail sentence for an alcohol-related driving offense. Hilton and her…

Bruno Mars is having quite the week

Bruno Mars is having quite the week

Bruno Mars really does have the Midas touch. Not only did the Grammy Award-winning singer drop his first single as Silk Sonic with Anderson .Paak, but he unveiled a line of clothing named after his alter ego, Ricky Regal, for Lacoste. Both debuted on Friday. Now, that’s how it’s done. When it comes to music,…

Lamar Odom gets emotional watching ‘Khloe & Lamar’

Lamar Odom gets emotional watching ‘Khloe & Lamar’

Lamar Odom let the world in on his reminiscing Wednesday. He posted a video on his verified Instagram account with a caption saying he was watching a marathon of his old show “Khloe & Lamar,” which starred him and his now ex-wife, Khloe Kardashian. “I’ll never forget the day I got married on TV,” he…

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ mixes a serious message with its animated action

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ mixes a serious message with its animated action

The latest Disney animated adventure can be seen two ways: “Raya and the Last Dragon” offers another bold female lead from an underrepresented group and cute (in one case magical) sidekicks, embarking on a stirring quest. The deeper message, however, involves the toll that division and distrust inflicts on a mythical kingdom, which gives the…

‘WandaVision’ caps off Marvel’s version of a love story in an emotional finale

‘WandaVision’ caps off Marvel’s version of a love story in an emotional finale

If “The Mandalorian” is the “Star Wars” version of a western, “WandaVision” was, finally, Marvel’s take on a love story. Yet in keeping with the company’s interconnected universe, the finale of the Disney+ show also planted seeds that will bear fruit in future movies, cementing the streaming service’s ability to effectively add to those building…

‘Coming 2 America’ brings Eddie Murphy back, riding a wave of nostalgia

‘Coming 2 America’ brings Eddie Murphy back, riding a wave of nostalgia

“Coming 2 America” was clearly designed to be crowd-pleasing back when crowds were possible, and as such it’s among the few movies redirected from theaters to streaming that have genuinely lost something because of it. That said, it’s still a good deal of fun, reassembling old faces from the 1988 original while adding plenty of…

‘Without Remorse’ trailer debuts

‘Without Remorse’ trailer debuts

Michael B. Jordan is coming for the Russians. The trailer for Amazon’s “Without Remorse” has dropped and it features Jordan as a top-secret agent bent on revenge after a Russian assassination squad kills his family. The “Black Panther” star plays Sr. Chief John Kelly in the Amazon Prime film based on the Tom Clancy novel…

Janet Jackson two-part documentary set to air on A&E and Lifetime

Janet Jackson two-part documentary set to air on A&E and Lifetime

Janet Jackson is getting the star treatment with a two-night documentary event that will air simultaneously on both A&E and Lifetime. The premiere will also coincide with the 40th anniversary of her self-titled 1982 album. It will air two hours for two nights, totaling four hours. The news was announced at A+E Networks virtual upfront…

SAG Awards will be a pretaped one hour special this year

SAG Awards will be a pretaped one hour special this year

This year’s SAG Awards will be very different from past shows. Speaking to Variety, Todd Milliner, Sean Hayes and Kathy Connell, the show’s executive producers, said that the upcoming awards show will be pretaped and only an hour long. “We’re looking at trying to do a unique award ceremony in an hour and leave people…

Alec Baldwin left Twitter because we don’t get irony

Alec Baldwin left Twitter because we don’t get irony

Alec Baldwin has once again deactivated his Twitter account. This time it’s over a joke many believe he made about fellow actor Gillian Anderson switching accents. “Of course you can’t do any irony on Twitter,” Baldwin said in a video he posted on his verified Instagram account. “You can’t do irony in the United States…

‘Boogie’ tells a basketball story, but Eddie Huang’s debut misses its shot

Chef/author Eddie Huang makes his movie debut as the writer-director of “Boogie,” a warmed-over collection of cinematic cliches that misses its shot what could have been a fertile premise, in don’t-quit-your-day-job fashion. Like “Fresh Off the Boat,” his autobiography that became the basis for an ABC series, Huang explores the immigrant experience through the eyes…

Chris Harrison says he’s sorry in ‘GMA’ interview but doesn’t explain why he defended contestant’s antebellum photos

Chris Harrison says he’s sorry in ‘GMA’ interview but doesn’t explain why he defended contestant’s antebellum photos

Chris Harrison is speaking out in his first TV interview since temporarily stepping aside as the host of ABC’s “The Bachelor” following controversial remarks he made last month. Harrison spoke with “Good Morning America” co-host Michael Strahan in a pre-taped interview in which Harrison was pressed to explain why he defended contestant Rachael Kirkconnell’s antebellum…